Tiemoue Bakayoko is currently on loan at AC Milan

Tiemoue Bakayoko is currently on loan at AC Milan

While in England the attention is determined by the midweek Premier League fixtures, there is lots of information and transport gossip\. We asked our friends at Football Whispers to bring you the latest from across the continent.

Italy

Tiemoue Bakayoko may be remaining in Italy instead of visiting Chelsea. AC Milan would love to make his loan move permanent. (Calciomercato)

Gary Cahill might be joining him. Maurizio Sarri is thought to be pushing towards linking the team of Gennaro Gattuso, the protector, who is only made one substitute appearance in the league this year\. (Tuttosport)

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's return to Italy has stalled

Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s return to Italy has stalled

Zlatan Ibrahimovic might not be on his way back to Italy. A loan move from LA Galaxy to AC Milan until the end of the Serie A year had been \but discussions have stalled and the parties are moving towards abandoning the idea completely\. (Sportitalia)

Gabriele Gravina, president of the Italian Football Federation, has spoken on a discussion about gamers, saying. “It’s not true that people do not have Italian abilities,” he explained,”but the difference is that in other countries they are developed, whereas we ignore them. It’s time to modify.” (Corriere dello Sport)

France

Kylian Mbappe had been an Arsenal transfer target

Kylian Mbappe was an Arsenal transfer goal

Paris Saint-Germain ahead Kylian Mbappe was once an Arsenal transfer target. Mbappe decided to take a different route although the adolescent tempted to north London in 2017\. “He was a gentleman about it and wanted me good luck,” that the 19-year-old said. (France Football)

Edinson Cavani isn’t pleased with life. He believes his lack of playing is because he’s part of the clique – which includes Neymar Thiago Silva, Dani Alves, along with Marquinhos – instead of for footballing reasons. (L’Equipe)

Spain

Could Mateo Kovacic be staying at Chelsea?

Can Mateo Kovacic be remaining at Chelsea?

Mateo Kovacic could be joining Chelsea on a permanent basis. Real Madrid have opted to market the Croat in the summertime, who’s on loan at Stamford Bridge this year\. But, Madrid are thought to need more than the $30m (#26.7m) they initially spent on him to buy him in Inter Milan at 2015. (AS)

Brahim Diaz could be the participant filling. Madrid are keen on earning the Manchester City youngster and would love to receive the deal\. The 19-year-old is also a PSG transfer target, with Diaz’s contract expiring in the summer. (AS)

Germany

Christmas cheer has been disrupted at the Bundesliga by plans to play matches on the December 23 for the first time in the league’s history. Augsburg will sponsor Wolfsburg and Hoffenheim sponsor Mainz. A crisis meeting was held by wolfsburg coach Bruno Labbadia on the decision, along with the athletic director of Kiel, that play with Hamburg at Bundesliga 2, is concerned his players’ concentration could impact. (Sport Bild)