Friday's Football Talk

Football Gossip

broken image

French striker Karim Benzema was connected with a move away from Al-Ittihad in January but will conduct clear-the-air discussions with the Saudi Pro League club, who need the 36-year-old to remain for
another season. (Ben Jacobs)

Aston Villa's English defender Calum Chambers turned down bids from three Championship clubs, even though the Midlands club is free to allow the 29-year-old depart. (FootballInsider)

Championship promotion expectant West Brom was amid the clubs to ask about recruiting former Arsenal defender Chambers. (Mail)

Ex Everton winger Ademola Lookman, 26, is being monitored by Atletico Madrid and Juventus, who might make a move for the Nigeria international, who presently plays for Atalanta, in the summer. (Sun) 

West Ham turned down a delayed loan draw near from Fulham for Algeria winger Said Benrahma as the Cottagers attempted to win Lyon to the 28-year-old's signature. (Fabrizio Romano)

Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton, who is linking Ferrari in 2025, has previously indicated he might link
forces with marginal owner Sir Jim Ratcliffe at Manchester United once the curtain closes on their partnership at Mercedes (who are part-owned by Ratcliffe's Ineos) this
year. (Express)

Liverpool turned down a £15m offer from fellow Premier League side Nottingham Forest for 25-year-old Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher. (Mail)

Arsenal could offer Belgian midfielder AlbertSambi Lokonga another opportunity after the 24-year-old's positive performances on loan at Luton Town. (FootballTransfers)

Spain winger Bryan Gil had been connected with a loan move in January but the 22-year-old has determined to remain at Tottenham. (Fabrizio Romano)

Italy midfielder Stefano Sensi's loan move from Inter Milan to Leicester City broke down regardless the 28-year-old passing a medical on Thursday, as the clubs could not agree on the terms of the
contract. (Telegraph)
#FootballGossip #Gossip