European football has taken centre stage this week with the recurrence of the Europa League and the Champions League.
And our buddies at Football Whispers are here to show up all the gossip and news emanating from the continent.
The 16-year-old feeling Ansu Fati of barcelona has advised his intention to signify Spain’s Spanish Soccer Federation. The winger was also eligible to play for Portugal or even Guinea-Bissau. (Cadena Ser)
Chelsea full-back Marcos Alonso says that he was oblivious of interest summer time. “Was there some thing with Atletico this summer? So far as I know, not actually. I revived this past year with Chelsea and I am joyful in England.” (Cadena Ser)
Barcelona so are interested in Manchester City star Sergio Aguero and had the chance to join Borussia Dortmund celebrity Marco Reus in the summer of 2014. But coach Luis Enrique pushed out of Liverpool to the registering of Luis Suarez. (Mundo Deportivo)
Former Tottenham midfielder Lewis Holtby is close to signing with Championship side Blackburn Rovers after moves turned down . (Sport Bild)
Germany No 1 Manuel Neuer and bayern Munich could retire from international soccer after next summer’s European Championships. (Sport Bild)
Liverpool are one of the top European sides that are looking to strike a deal for Bayer Leverkusen star Kai Havertz summer. The Reds’ interest in the midfielder is long standing, they first approached Bayer regarding Havertz at 2017. (Sport Bild)
Portugal global Raphael Guerreiro has agreed to a deal with Borussia Dortmund. “The simple decision was made, we’re extremely pleased about that since he’s an excellent footballer,” BVB sporting director Michael Zorc has stated. (Sky Germany)
Monaco could bag Leonardo Jardim for another time in 12 months. The Portuguese coach kept the team in Ligue 1 but has been reappointed in January and departed last October. But a terrible start to the season has set him under stress. (L’Equipe)
Paris Saint-Germain tried to sign Karim Benzema from Real Madrid in the summer of 2015 but could not agree a fee with the Spanish giants regardless of the forwards being open to a return into France. (Le Parisien)
Lille president Gerard Lopez has revealed the club turned down an offer of 65m from an unnamed Italian bar for Jonathan Ikone this summer. (Le Figaro)
Offers were turned down by dinamo Zagreb this summer for Spanish U21 celebrity Dani Olmo. “He is a great gift and we’ve received lots of offers,” Dinamo chairman Mirko Barisic said. “However, we decided to keep him, we want to win with him.” (Tutto Mercato Web)
Aleksandr Golovin has explained why he turned down a move following the 2018 World Cup to Juventus or Chelsea. The Monaco midfielder said:”I said no since I wasn’t prepared for such a big jump – they’re two of the most important clubs in the world.” (Match TV)