The Covid knocks out Tottenham-Arsenal
In England, fans of Tottenham and Arsenal send each other blow for blow. Arsenal confirmed yesterday that they have submitted a request to the Premier League to have Sunday’s crucial North London derby against Tottenham postponed. « do it» title the DailyMail by illustrating the anger of Antonio Conte. Which is making Spurs fans angry, who believe there is currently no Covid-19 crisis in the Gunners’ ranks. This news also infuriated Spurs leaders according to The Sun. According to data published by First Injuries, only Martin Odegaard and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang have currently contracted the virus. For the Daily Express, “Arsenal plead for derby knockout« . There is a good chance that this match will be moved. Leicester had also offered to postpone their game against Everton earlier this week for the same reasons as Arsenal. A request granted.
The Vlahovic-Dybala distance duel
A player shakes up the transfer market in Italy. Dusan Vlahovic is the player to watch in Serie A, he shook the nets of the Italian championship in 2021. Fiorentina will have a hard time keeping him in their squad. Many big clubs like Manchester City, PSG, Juventus and especially Tottenham are interested in the Serb. But according to the Corriere dello Sport, the player’s agent has refused all club offers since the beginning of the month. « Vlahovic to zero“ title the media. Tuttosport sees this information differently. For the newspaper,Vlahovic challenges Dybala« . Because according to their information, the leaders of Juve will meet the agent of the Serbian striker. Italian journalists see in Allegri’s statement:You have to deserve Juve“, a message that applies to Dybala and Vlahovic. Who will be the next star scorer of the Old Lady? Especially since Joya is tracked by Inter. « The showdown for Dybala» exclaims The Gazzetta dello Sport on its first page. According to the pink paper newspaper, an offer of 7.5M€/year for 5 years is ready on the desk of the Nerazzurri leaders.
PSG must be up to it
La Casa Blanca plays in a month exactly against Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League. French newspapers are already thinking strongly about this summit meeting. It’s even « already tomorrow » for The Parisian. For the regional daily, the Parisians must raise their level of play in the coming weeks to do well against Real. An opinion shared by The Team who writes that they havea month to change everything« . And it starts tonight with the reception of Brest. The sports media also reports this morning on its front page that Lille is tracking Hatem Ben Harfa. The 34-year-old French midfielder, without a club, is expected to replace Yusuf Yazici if the latter’s loan to Russia is confirmed. The Mastiffs have already formalized yesterday at the end of the day the arrival of a priority target: Edon Zhegrova. The Kosovar winger has signed a four and a half year contract with LOSC.