Sport Cahill set for talks over his international future

19:45  12 july  2018
19:45  12 july  2018 Source:   readsport.co

Mignolet to stage talks with Klopp over his future

  Mignolet to stage talks with Klopp over his future Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet is reportedly set to hold crunch talks with Jurgen Klopp as he ponders an exit from Anfield this summer. The Belgian international lost his place in the Liverpool starting line-up to Loris Karius last term, who the Reds are now looking to replace with a high-quality goalkeeper ahead of next season. Mignolet, 30, has been linked with a move away from Merseyside in recent times and he has since discussed his future at the club. As quoted by the Mirror, the experienced shot-stopper delivered an update on his ongoing situation at Liverpool. “I am going to look at my situation when I come back from the World Cup. At this moment I have not been speaking to anyone at Liverpool because I have been trying to focus on Belgium.” “John Achterberg (Liverpool keeper coach) sends me a text before every game, to see how I am and if I am fit so I keep in touch with him. I didn’t play in the last few months at Liverpool, so after the World Cup I will look at everything. I can’t say much more. I don’t know how long I will have off after the tournament. I need to speak to the manager about that.” Mignolet is currently away on international duty with Belgium as they look to progress from the knockout stages of the World Cup. When he returns to Liverpool, though, he faces an uncertain future. The Reds have had no luck in recruiting a new first-team goalkeeper as of yet in the summer transfer window, but it seems somewhat likely that Mignolet will not be playing his football at Anfield next term.

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Victor Lindelof hopes to have a discussion with Jose Mourinho over his future with Manchester United, The Sun reports. And with no sign of his return to the first-team, the £31 million signing wants to have a talk with his coach to decide if he should remain in Manchester much longer.

Chelsea defender Gary Cahill has revealed he will hold talks with Gareth Southgate for clarification over his international future.

The London Evening Standard reports that Cahill will speak to the England boss after struggling to make a mark on the World Cup in Russia.

The Chelsea defender has failed to feature for England thus far but is being tipped to play against Belgium in the World Cup third-place match.

“It is a good conversation for me to have with the manager in the coming month or so. Any time I get an opportunity to play for England, I want to do that. I can finish my England career knowing that I have played every possible game I can play in the times I have been selected.”

Chelsea open talks over double swoop for Gonzalo Higuain and Daniele Rugani

  Chelsea open talks over double swoop for Gonzalo Higuain and Daniele Rugani Chelsea have opened talks with Juventus over a double swoop for Gonzalo Higuain and Daniele Rugani, according to Sportitalia, via Football Italia. Maurizio Sarri is now officially in the Stamford Bridge hot seat and as such, he’s keen for the club to get active in the transfer market and with so little time between now the start of the season, he is looking to bring in players who he has worked with in the past, who’ll understand his tactics and team set-up. Higuain had the best goalscoring season of his career whilst working Sarri at Napoli in 2015/16, whilst Rugani spent two seasons with the new Chelsea boss when the pair were at Empoli. According to Sportitalia, agent Fali Ramadani, who helped broker the deal to take Sarri to Chelsea, is representing the London club in talks with Juventus. The Serie A champions reportedly value Higuain at €60m and Rugani at €40m, so Chelsea are likely going to need to pay around €100m to sign the duo.

The 38-year-old, who has been playing in his native Australia, has been holding talks over a return to the club at The Australia international left Melbourne City in December but remains focused on playing at the 2018 World Cup. Tim Cahill made over 200 Premier League appearances for Everton.

It comes after Cahill blindsided Joyce following the Socceroos’ World Cup qualifying play-off win over Honduras by saying he had some “big decisions” to make about his future as he attempted to earn a spot in the squad for Russia 2018.

“I have never pulled out with any half injury or looked to put my club before my country. If I’m selected [to play against Belgium], I will go out there and give everything I’ve got.”

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Cahill is due to turn 33 at the end of the year and now sees his place in the squad under threat.

There were some concerns over whether or not Cahill would make the World Cup squad.

The 32-year-old fell out of favour at Chelsea in the second half of the season, but an impressive end to the season saw him earn a place in Southgate’s squad.

However, Cahill has not been helped by the emergence of Harry Maguire, who alongside John Stones and Kyle Walker, has impressed in a back three.

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West Ham hold talks with free agent Diego Reyes .
West Ham have held talks with Diego Reyes as they look to beat the likes of Newcastle and Watford to his signature this summer. As reported by the East London and West Essex Guardian, Reyes is a man in demand after leaving Porto. The player is a free agent after his deal in Portugal expiring, with Premier League sides on red alert. Reyes is also attracting interest from Spain with La Liga duo Real Betis and Sevilla pondering moves for the Mexican international. Turkish side Fenerbahce are also said to be in the running to sign Reyes. The report claims that the defender is currently weighing up his options and is likely to make a decision on his future within the next week. The 25-year-old would be considered as quite the coup for any Premier League side, with international and Champions League experience under his belt.

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