It might seem that if there was a time for the grapevine to be given a rest it’d be with Europe’s finest gesturing at the badge and active bellowing anthems. Reader, you’d be incorrect. Behind the scenes, it’s all happening, preliminary discussions behind fanzones and get me pleas from training camps that are in, you identify it.
Consider Robert Lewandowski, he could be away to Besiktas. André Gomes and Antonio Conte are spending their summer immobilized inside the Euro 2016-transport discussion Venn diagram, and while the rational conclusion is that Factory mainstay Gomes will find yourself at Chelsea, Barcelona and Juventus are sniffing around. Conte can also be keen on the Italian playmaker Antonio Candreva, but on the other hand, so are Inter, who additionally if you’ve heard this one like the appearance of Yaya Touré quit me.
In other uninspiring Euro 2016 titbits, Germany’s Julian Draxler, while Mauricio Pochettino, consistently one step ahead, is after Croatia’s Milan Badelj is nevertheless wanted by Manchester United. Is weighing moves up to Wolfsburg or Tottenham Hotspur.
Barcelona have a free place with Nolito, on their seat and Kévin Gameiro the leading nominees. The Hammers will also be vying with Everton for 2012’s next huge thing, Milan’s M’Baye Niang, and organizing a swap deal with West Bromwich Albion including popular 201415 possibilities Saido Berahino and Diafra Sakho.
Southampton are without a begin and manager preseason back on square one that is handy but still the rumours fly. Ex-Roma guy Rudi Garcían is favourite to succeed top of his and Ronald Koeman in tray is keeping Victor Wanyama. The Premier League should begin engraving the prize although Leicester City, the defending champs, are adding depth in the contour of Nice’s Nampalys Mendy.