Thursday's Bundesliga gossip
Borussia Dortmund have expressed an interest in a striker from Atlético Madrid while Bayer Leverkusen are linked with 'The English Messi'. Here's today's Bundesliga gossip!
|Kevin Gameiro.||Photo: Aleksandr Osipov/CC-by-SA 2.0|
Borussia Dortmund have expressed an interest in Atlético Madrid striker Kevin Gameiro. The BVB are willing to pay €20 million for the 31-year-old (Cadena SER).
Former Schalke 04 player Max Meyer will be among the top-20 most well-paid players in the Premier League when he joins Crystal Palace. Meyer, who has been offered a four-year contract, will earn €190.000 a week in England (Daily Mail).
Apparently, Meyer were also in negotiations with Hertha BSC, but his agent turned the German capital club down in the beginning of the week (Kicker).
Schalke 04 sporting director Christian Heidel has made peace with Thilo Kehrer's agent Roger Wittmann which means that negotiations over a new contract for the centre-back can take place again. Kehrer's current deal runs out in 2019 (Kicker).
Paris Saint-Germain are interested in Bayer Leverkusen left-back Wendell and are ready to pay at least €30 million for him (Kicker).
Patrick Herrmann could leave Borussia Mönchengladbach this summer as he has been deemed surplus to requirements (Kicker).
RB Leipzig star Timo Werner has committed himself to the club for now. "At the end of last season, I briefly thought: What does the future hold? But I've completely shut off these thoughts. I have two more years left of my contract here," he says. Read more about that here (Kicker).
2. Bundesliga side FC St. Pauli want to sign Henk Veerman from Dutch side Heerenveen. The striker, who is 201 centimeters tall, currently has a contract until 2019 (Sky).
After Hoffenheim defender Ermin Bicakcic has caught the eye of Hannover 96 who are looking for a new centre-back following a serious injury to Timo Hübers (Kicker).
Bayer Leverkusen are interested in Tottenham midfielder Marcus Edwards who has been compared to Lionel Messi by Spurs coach Mauricio Pochettino (The Sun).
A few days ago, Eintracht Frankfurt sporting director Bruno Hübner confirmed the club's interest in Juventus starlet Moise Kean. However, now he says that the signing "isn't possible" with Kean probably being too expensive for 'Die Adler' (Offenbacher Post).