Gossip Column: Thorgan Hazard, Brandt, Wan-Bissaka, Maxi Gomez, Pedro, and more…


Wednesday, 22nd May 2019

Let’s kick things off with a done deal, as Borussia Dortmund have confirmed the arrival of Thorgan Hazard, who comes from Bundesliga foes Borussia Monchengladbach. He signed a five-year contract with BVB.
Dortmund’s official Twitter account

Hazard is not the only new arrival at Dortmund, though, since they’ve also signed Julian Brandt from Bayer Leverkusen.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is keen to sign Aaron Wan-Bissaka from Crystal Palace, but The Eagles are not going to let him go unless they receive an offer in the £50m range.
Daily Mirror

Malcom already wants to leave Barcelona after a poor first season at Camp Nou. Tottenham are front-runners to acquire him, but Dortmund and Arsenal have also sneaked in the race to acquire him.

Arsenal need a back-up goalkeeper to Bernd Leno and they’re linked with a shocking transfer: Markus Schubert, from Dynamo Dresden, who’s available on a free transfer this summer.

Rodri Hernandez might leave Atletico Madrid to join Manchester City this summer and if that’s the case, they’re thinking of replacing him with Adrien Rabiot.
Diario AS

Could another Brazilian sensation make his way into Europe in the coming months? 21-year-old striker Pedro had been linked with a Real Madrid switch before a gruesome injury, and now other teams have joined the race to acquire him – among those we can find Manchester United, Atalanta and Bordeaux.
Globo Esporte

Barcelona have submitted a €25M bid for Celta striker Maxi Gomez, who currently has a release clause worth £43M.