Nabil Fekir's father has been speaking to the French media and he sounds to be in quite a difficult situation regarding the future of his son. Fekir has split with his old agents because the family haven't been happy with things that happened. One of those is the contract extension which was signed with Lyon until 2019...
Following reports of growing English interest in Godfred Donsah, Sport Witness have spoken to Oliver Arthur, the agent of the Cagliari midfielder. Over the past month there have been repeated claims that several Premier League clubs were interested in a move for the 18 year old footballer and we wanted to find out if there was any truth in the reports.
On Monday Spanish newspaper Sport declared that Barcelona were interested in Stefan Savic, the Fiorentina defender who used to play for Manchester City. Savic had been under Barcelona observation including in the Europa League match against Tottenham Hotspur last week but Sport explained that the defender was attracting wider interest too.
David Dein will always be associated with success at Arsenal as well as being one of the men who helped launch the Premier League and therefore change English football forever. Ahead of AS Monaco playing Arsenal in the Champions League, Dein has been speaking to French newspaper L'Equipe about the Premier League and how it helped football in England grow and become as rich as it is today.
It's a day with a Y in it so The Metro must therefore be trying their best to get stories from Spanish gossip website Fichajes. Last week Fichajes returned to a calmer disposition, not making so many claims and giving sources for the ones they did make. On Saturday they said Manchester United had put €25m on the table for Ilkay Gundogan. They stated very clearly that this was down to reports in the British media, Fichajes didn't at one point claim it was their own scoop.
At the beginning of February Catalan newspaper Sport had a week of Manchester City features which read like an advertorial. There was rightly gushing praise over the club's new facilities and growth off the pitch but also a few surprising claims. Sport said Manchester City's fan base had risen 523% to 200m and they broke that down into various countries.
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho appears to have been in constant controversy recently, both for things he could have avoided and for situations beyond his own control. Prior to the weekend's matches and Chelsea's draw against Burnley he'd been speaking to Portuguese newspaper O Jogo and went over...