The tea towel burns between Southgate and Manchester United
A few weeks before the start of the Euro, the coach of the Three Lions, Gareth Southgate appeared before the media yesterday to announce the enlarged list of the group for the preparation. “I’m in the dark for Maguire” said the English technician. Words repeated in one of The Times, this morning. But especially words directly addressed to the Manchester United club which, according to him, would not have communicated at all about the physical situation of Harry Maguire. A behavior that did not please Southgate who was forced to summon 33 players in order to be able to take stock of the various injuries. The British coach who also mentioned the Alexander-Arnold or Harry Kane cases. Words echoed by the Daily Star, for whom Kane will be 100% focused on his task with England this summer, despite the talks.
Summit meeting between Ronald Koeman and Joan Laporta
FC Barcelona know a little more about what follows, after the meeting between Koeman and Laporta, at least for the moment. “Koeman keep going for now!” title Sport, this morning. A thirty-minute meeting during which the president of Barça did not express the wish to separate from the Dutch, without confirming it 100% for next season. A meeting also where the entourage of Georginio Wijnadum was present according to the information of Mundo Deportivo. Dutch midfielder Liverpool will be free this summer and have reportedly signed a 3-year contract with the Blaugranas. Information confirmed by the Batavian daily AD, this morning which also headlines: “The call of Barça”. A heavy rookie who will be able to strengthen a little more a midfielder where everything has not always been easy this season.
It smells good for Allegri at Juve
Juventus may well have found their coach for next season. “Max is back” title elsewhere Tuttosport, this morning. Present for a charity match in Turin, the former coach of the Bianconeri appeared rather smiling. Also bodes well for the Corriere dello Sport, according to whom a wedding air would even hover between Juve and the Italian technician. Good news as the last few weeks seemed rather complicated in Piedmont. And as good news never comes alone, the Italian newspaper reveals that the Old Lady would have positioned herself in the Donnarumma file. While AC Milan should formalize the arrival of Mike Maignan, the Italian goalkeeper has, for his part, said goodbye to the Lombard club and could land at the Bianconeri next season. To be continued …