Saturday, 8 August 2015

Football Gossip: Benzema, De Gea, Austin, Oblak, Mourinho, Shaqiri, Sissoko

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Karim Benzema

Benzema deal Sunday


Karim Benzema will arrive in London on Sunday to finalise a £45m deal to Arsenal according to respected journalist Emanuele Giulianelli. The Gazzetta dello Sport contributor claims the deal has almost been finalised after a successful meeting between the two parties in Madrid yesterday.

Source: Gazzetta dello Sport



Charlie Austin

Everton move ahead of Newcastle and Spurs for £15m striker


Everton have emerged as shock frontrunners to sign Charlie Austin from QPR this summer. The English striker has been heavily linked with a move away from Loftus Road since the club were relegated from the Premier League last season. QPR are holding out for a fee of £15m and manager Chris Ramsey has admitted it is unlikely that they are able to hold on to the 18-goal man.

Source: london24.com



Jan Oblak

Manchester United ‘have £25m bid rejected for Atletico goalkeeper Jan Oblak'


Manchester United have earmarked Atletico goalkeeper Jan Oblak as the perfect replacement for departing David De Gea but have had a £25million bid rejected, according to sources in Spain. Louis van Gaal told Manchester United’s official website that the club are still in the market for players and admitted the goalkeeping issue is a problem: ‘of course we have problems still with the goalkeeper, so we need maybe two more players,‘ he said.

Source: metro.co.uk



Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho Signs New Four Year Chelsea FC Contract


Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho on Friday signed a new four-year contract to stay in charge of the English champions until 2019, the club announced.
“If the club is happy, I am happy. I think this is a normal thing for me to sign a new contract,” said Mourinho.

Source: Various Media






Lucas Digne

West Ham prepare bid for PSG defender Lucas Digne


West Ham United have prepared a bid of €8 million (£5.7m) to sign Lucas Digne from Paris Saint-Germain this summer, according to Sport Italia.
It has been reported by the Italian news outlet that the Premier League outfit have already prepared the bid and will present it to Ligue 1 champions PSG soon.

Source: Sport Italia



Mousa Sissoko

Newcastle Looking To Tiedown Liverpool And Arsenal Target To Long-Term Deal

The Magpies head coach said earlier this week that he wanted to “build a team around” Sissoko and that he told the club’s managing director Lee Charnley that Newcastle have “got to keep this guy”.

Source: whatculture.com/



David De Gea

Manchester United could play Johnstone over De Gea


Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal is ready to play oft-loaned-out goalkeeper Sam Johnstone against Tottenham after making a point of omitting David de Gea over Real Madrid speculation.

Source: Daily Mail



Xherdan Shaqiri

Everton in pursuit of Shaqiri and Miro


Everton are chasing a loan deal for Inter forward Xherdan Shaqiri, who turned down Stoke City earlier this summer, and also want defender Miro from River Plate.

Source: Daily Express
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