Football gossip: Rashford, Bolt, Neves, Eriksen, Heaton, Godin

Football gossip

Manchester United's England striker Marcus Rashford, 21, is ready to talk to Real Madrid if he fails to win a regular first-team place at Old Trafford. (Sun)

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino says he is not worried about Christian Eriksen's contract situation and insists the club is "working hard" to tie the Denmark midfielder, 26, to a new long-term deal. (Standard)

Turkish top-flight club Sivasspor have contacted Jamaican eight-time Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt, 32, over a potential deal for the second half of the season. (TRT World)

Juventus are considering a move for Wolves and Portugal midfielder Ruben Neves, 21, in January. (Tuttosport - in Italian)

Manchester United are sending a scout to watch Fiorentina's Serbia defender Nikola Milenkovic, 21, play against Bologna on Sunday. (Mail)

AC Milan are interested in Atletico Madrid's Uruguay centre-back Diego Godin, 32, who is a free agent in the summer. (Corriere dello Sport - Italian)

Borussia Dortmund are targeting another young English talent - Everton and England Under-18 midfielder Anthony Gordon, 17. (Mail)

Former England midfielder Scott Parker, 38, will be Claudio Ranieri's assistant manager at Fulham. (Football.London)

Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez wants to sign Atlanta United's attacking midfielder Miguel Almiron. West Ham and Everton are also keen on the £15m-rated 24-year-old Paraguay international. (Sun)

Watford head coach Javi Gracia will sign a new contract at the club next week which will take him up to the end of the 2020-21 campaign. (Sky Sports)

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah, 26, may leave Anfield"in a season or two" if the club fail to secure silverware, according to his Egypt coach Javier Aguirre. (ONSport, via

Burnley and England goalkeeper Tom Heaton, 32, is keen on a move to Championship side Leeds United. (Talksport)

Inter Milan midfielder Radja Nainggolan, 30, has said he has no regrets about turning down a move to the Premier League. The former Belgium international had been linked with Chelsea and Manchester United. (ESPN)

Brazil left-back Alex Sandro, 27, will not leave Juventus despite interest from Manchester United and Chelsea. (Calciomercato)

Crystal Palace and West Ham are interested in signing 30-year-old Bayern Munich and Germany striker Sandro Wagner, but the Premier League duo face competition from Turkish side Galatasaray and other Bundesliga clubs. (Bild - in German)

Crystal Palace's Netherlands full-back Patrick van Aanholt, 28, says he almost quit football after five loan moves in six years during his time at Chelsea.(Mail)

Stoke are planning a £5m move for Birmingham's 22-year-old English striker Che Adams in January. (Telegraph)

Aston Villa are considering recalling English goalkeeper Jed Steer, 26, from his loan spell at Charlton Athletic in January. (Birmingham Mail)

Le Havre's French centre-back Denys Bain, 25, is a potential target for both Brighton and Newcastle. The 25-year-old was scouted by Arsenal during Arsene Wenger's final season at Emirates Stadium. (Sun)

QPR director of football Les Ferdinand says he turned down an approach from the Football Association to become the governing body's technical director. (Football.London)

England Under-19 striker Callum Hudson-Odoi, 18, is in new contract talks at Chelsea. (Sun)


Top Stories