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Dele Alli has barely featured for Tottenham in the Premier League this season (Clive Brunskill/PA)
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Football rumours from the media

19/01/2021

What the papers say Paris St Germain expect a decision this week on their efforts to sign Tottenham’s Dele Alli, according to the Daily Mirror. The paper report the midfielder is ready to make the loan switch with the European Championship coming up and ex-manager Mauricio Pochettino in the hotseat at the Ligue 1 club.

Dele Alli and David Alaba (Adam Davy/PA)
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Football rumours from the media

22/12/2020

What the papers say Paris St Germain are preparing a bid to land Tottenham’s Dele Alli, according to the Daily Mail. The Ligue 1 champions are said to be interested in the 24-year-old who has only played four Premier League games this season and was not part of Jose Mourinho’s squad to face Leicester.

Dele Alli/Fikayo Tomori (Dylan Martinez/Alastair Grant/PA)
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Football rumours from the media

14/12/2020

What the papers say Everton are believed to be willing to offer Dele Alli an escape from Tottenham. According to the Daily Mirror, the Toffees are prepared to sign the midfielder on loan in January. The 24-year-old has not started a Premier League game for Spurs since the opening game of the season.

Ben White/ Dayot Upamecano/ Raphael Varane (Gareth Fuller/ John Walton/ Nick Potts/PA)
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Football rumours from the media

11/12/2020

What the papers say Brighton’s Ben White is believed to be leading Manchester United’s centre-back wishlist. The Manchester Evening News reports the Red Devils have earmarked the 23-year-old as an ideal boost to their defensive capabilities in the near future, following an impressive loan stint with Leeds last term.

Zinedine Zidane and Mauricio Pochettino feature in today’s football rumours (Jonathan Brady/Shaun Botterill/PA)
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Football rumours from the media

03/12/2020

What the papers say The manager’s job at Real Madrid is in the spotlight, with Zinedine Zidane coming under increasing pressure to keep the job and Mauricio Pochettino mentioned as a potential replacement. Marca says the former Spurs and Southampton boss is ahead of Real’s reserve team coach and former playing star Raul as the leading candidate to replace Zidane if he is sacked. Poccettino, however, is said to be keen on possibly replacing Thomas Tuchel at Paris St-Germain, Talksport reports. ESPN says Zidane has the backing of the Real board and players at present, but that could change in the club’s next three matches.

The futures of Dele Alli, Lionel Messi and Tariq Lamptey are in the latest football rumours (PA)
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Football rumours from the media

03/11/2020

What the papers say Lionel Messi may have elected to stay at Barcelona this season, but rumours around his longer-term future have already begun. The Daily Telegraph reports Manchester City, who have openly expressed interest in the record-breaking Barcelona captain, will have an opportunity to offer the 33-year-old a pre-contract in January ahead of a potential move to England next summer. Talks on Messi’s future at Barcelona are not likely to take place until after a new president is elected in March, leaving City, or other clubs, a small window to agree terms on a contract starting in July 2021.