Paris Saint Germain Wants Tottenham’s Modric: Soccer Roundup
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
PSG has made Modric its top priority, and watched him in Croatia’s first match at the European Championship, the newspaper said.
United’s 22 million-pound offer has been rejected, and Tottenham will try to keep the player after blocking him from joining Chelsea last season, the Mirror said.
Arsenal is leading the race to sign Montpellier striker Olivier Giroud, the Sun said.
The 25-year-old is valued at 10 million pounds, and scored 21 times in 36 games for the Ligue 1 winner last season, the newspaper said.
The 31-year-old Russian may leave the Gunners after playing with Zenit on loan at the end of last season, the newspaper said.
The midfielder dismissed concerns that he wouldn’t get many first team opportunities with United, the Guardian said.
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