Friday's Bundesliga gossip
AS Roma have tabled a huge offer for Bayer Leverkusen starlet Leon Bailey while a 20-year-old left-back is set to undergo a medical today before a move to Schalke 04. Here's today's Bundesliga gossip!
LOSC Lille left-back Hamza Mendyl is set to undergo a medical today before a move to Schalke 04. The transfer fee is around €7 million (L'Equipe).
AS Roma have made a €40 million offer for Bayer Leverkusen winger Leon Bailey, but 'Die Werkself' are holding out for €50 million (Mediaset).
Tottenham defender Toby Alderweireld has been linked with a move to Bayern München, but according to Bild, the Belgian international is not on Bayern's wishlist this summer (Bild).
RB Leipzig are currently in pole position to sign Bayern München midfielder Sebastian Rudy who has also caught interest from Schalke 04. Read more about that here (Bild).
Chelsea remain interested in Borussia Dortmund starlet Christian Pulisic (Goal.com).
15-year-old American starlet Giovanni Reyna, who plays for New York City FC, will join Borussia Dortmund's academy in November (Goal.com).
Werder Bremen's Maximilian Eggestein has been linked with a move to Paris Saint-Germain, but apparently, he has also caught interest from two other Bundesliga clubs. However, Werder want to keep the 21-year-old (Kicker).
Ousman Manneh was actually expected to leave Werder Bremen this summer, but according to sporting director Frank Baumann, he will stay after all. "Ousman will stay with us. He should get fit first, then we'll see," he says (Deichstube).
Meanwhile, Werder defender Luca Caldirola is nearing a move to Italy according to Baumann (Sky Germany).
Borussia Mönchengladbach would have liked to loan West Ham defender Reece Oxford for another year, but it doesn't seem likely. "This squad is the one I want to go through the season with, and I don't expect more players to leave us," West Ham coach Manuel Pellegrini said (Sky Sports).