Friday’s latest stories from the world of football in ESPN FC’s What’s Trending…
– The Gunners have had an approach for Thomas Lemar rejected by Monaco, but remain hopeful of sealing a deal for Lyon’s Alexandre Lacazette, a source has told ESPN FC.
CONFEDERATIONS CUP: Mexico striker Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez said he was “sad” at his team’s 4-1 loss to Germany in the Confederations Cup on Thursday, but stated that he was “proud” with what the team has achieved at the tournament.
– Joachim Low said his young Germany team can win the Confederations Cup against Chile and prove their readiness to return to Russia in next year’s World Cup.
– Vicente del Bosque says that he would try and persuade reported Manchester United target Alvaro Morata not to leave Real Madrid were he still at the club.
– Pepe is set to become Paris Saint-Germain’s first summer signing once his Real Madrid contract comes to an end, a source close to the French capital outfit told ESPN FC.
HUDDERSFIELD: Head coach David Wagner has signed a new contract to keep him at the club until 2019, while Aaron Mooy has signed permanently from Manchester City in a club record deal that could rise up to £10 million.
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