• Revealed! How Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal heard from Jose Mourinho himself it was over

    Daily Mirror "Louis van Gaal knew he was finished at Manchester United in a shock phone call... from his successor Jose Mourinho, writes David McDonnell. Van Gaal was finally sacked on Monday after two years in charge, with former Chelsea boss Mourinho set to replace him on a three-year deal. But it has..." May 24

  • Man United Uncovered: Louis van Gaal's £5m exit, Jose Mourinho to sign £15m-a-year deal

    The Express "Van Gaal said he was disappointed to have denied the chance to complete his three-year project at Old Trafford. But as his two-season spell in charge ended with a £5million pay-off, the Dutchman claimed he has left the perfect platform for his replacement Jose Mourinho to guide United into a..." May 24

  • Jose Mourinho eyes Nemanja Matic deal and raid on old club Chelsea with £200m Manchester United transfer kitty

    Daily Mail "Jose Mourinho may raid his old club Chelsea as he looks to spend the £200million transfer kitty he will be handed by Manchester United this summer. With Mourinho set to take over at United from Louis van Gaal, who was sacked on Monday, he is keen to sign midfielder Nemanja Matic. He also wants..." May 24

  • England coach Gary Neville and Manchester City No2 Brian Kidd are shock contenders to return to Manchester United

    The Sun "The Red Devils want Kidd to ditch rivals Manchester City and become new boss Mourinho’s right-hand man following Louis van Gaal’s sacking yesterday. And the Portuguese also plans to sound out Neville about joining his backroom team. Kidd, 66, was former City chief Manuel Pellegrini’s No2 for..." May 24

  • Ryan Giggs ready to cut Old Trafford ties after Louis van Gaal is sacked as Manchester United manager

    The Telegraph "Louis van Gaal has been sacked as Manchester United manager, with the club bringing the Dutchman's two-year reign to an end on Monday but waited until 8.30pm before confirming it to allow him the opportunity to leave for his home in Portugal. Van Gaal led United to the FA Cup on Saturday but..." May 24

  • Joe Hart emerges as £40m target for ambitious Everton this summer

    The Sun "The Iranian money man is ready to throw around £40 million at a bid for the Manchester City star in the hope that Pep Guardiola can be persuaded to sell. And the Goodison supremo will back that up with a fortune for Hart, who will be offered around £200,000-a-week. Moshiri means business on..." May 24

  • Romelu Lukaku to Chelsea: Blues confident of signing £65m striker as he favours Stamford Bridge return

    London Evening Standard "A number of clubs have been linked with the Belgium international, who was sold by Chelsea to Everton for £28million in 2014, including Paris St Germain, Bayern Munich and Manchester United. Lukaku has given few clues publicly, saying: “In my head, I have already made a decision. It’s true that..." May 24

  • Everton have David Moyes on their next manager hit-list as they plan a string of NINE interviews

    Daily Mirror "Everton are interviewing nine managerial candidates — and their former boss David Moyes is on the list. They have already spoken to Frank De Boer and Manuel Pellegrini and are due to sound out Europa League-winning Sevilla boss Unai Emery, who is understood to be keen on a move to the Premier..." May 24

  • Nigel Pearson to snub Aston Villa as club nears sale

    The Express "Former Leicester boss Pearson is the preferred choice of chairman Steve Hollis but that is on hold with the club in the process of being sold. ?But the impending new owner Tony Xia approached former Everton and Manchester United boss David Moyes – only to be turned down. Roberto Di Matteo..." May 24

  • Leicester striker Jamie Vardy available to Champions League clubs for £20m

    Daily Mail "Jamie Vardy is available to Champions League clubs for £20million this summer. The Leicester striker recently revealed his intention to stay at the King Power Stadium next season but the fact he can be prised away for a cut price fee will alert Premier League rivals. Vardy, who had the..." May 24

  • Louis van Gaal sacked as Manchester United manager

    The Telegraph "Louis van Gaal has been sacked as Manchester United manager, with the club bringing the Dutchman's two-year reign to an end on Monday. Van Gaal led United to the FA Cup on Saturday but it wasn't enough to save him after he failed to qualify for the Champions League and received criticism..." May 23

  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic set to take up shock role at Man United alongside Jose Mourinho

    The Express "ZLATAN IBRAHMOVIC will reportedly join Manchester United this summer as assistant manager to Jose Mourinho. Express Sport understands Mourinho will replace Louis van Gaal at Old Trafford next week despite yesterday's FA Cup final victory over Crystal Palace. Ibrahimovic confirmed earlier..." May 23

  • Paris Saint-Germain’s Marquinhos in talks with Manchester United and Barcelona

    The Sun "MANCHESTER UNITED and Barcelona are in talks with representatives of Paris Saint-Germain star Marquinhos, according to reports. The Brazilian defender has apparently demanded a move away from the French capital this summer after failing to break David Luiz’s partnership with Thiago..." May 23

  • Manuel Pellegrini in talks over Everton job as Toffees step up search for new manager

    Daily Mail "Everton have held talks with Manuel Pellegrini as they step up their search for a new manager. It is 10 days since Roberto Martinez was sacked and Everton are now committed to making strides to find his replacement, with a number of high-profile options being discussed, including Sevilla’s Unai..." May 23

  • José Mourinho targets John Stones in £150m Manchester United spree

    The Guardian "José Mourinho has identified André Gomes, João Mário, John Stones, Álvaro Morata, Mauro Icardi and Ezequiel Garay as summer targets for Manchester United as part of an anticipated minimum £150m spend. The Portuguese’s imminent replacement of Louis van Gaal as manager will lead to major surgery..." May 23

  • Arsenal enter negotiations to sign Bayern Munich star

    Daily Star "Manu Lonjon, who is a journalist at French publication Foot Mercato, claims the Gunners have expressed interest in the Moroccan centre-back. But Get French Football News are convinced Benatia's representatives have already entered talks with Arsenal to discuss a potential summer..." May 23

  • Man City & Dortmund agree €26m Gundogan deal

    Goal.com "The Germany international is set to become the first signing of the Pep Guardiola era after the Blues made a breakthrough during talks with the Bundesliga club Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund have agreed a €26 million deal for midfielder Ilkay Gundogan, Goal has learned. Personal terms..." May 23

  • Manchester United paid Jose Mourinho £4m to stay away from rivals

    Daily Mail "Jose Mourinho was paid a staggering £4million by Manchester United not to take a job elsewhere while they decided the future of Louis van Gaal. An agreement was reached midway through the season to give United the option of bringing him in if Van Gaal failed to meet their targets. Sportsmail..." May 23

  • Is this the clue Atletico Madrid will move for Chelsea star Diego Costa this summer?

    The Express "ATLETICO MADRID are set to announce the signing of Benfica winger Nicolas Gaitan this week. The La Liga giants have beaten Manchester United in the chase for the Argentinian ace. But the move might steer Diego Simeone's side in the direction of Chelsea star Diego Costa as they seek to add a..." May 23

  • Man United and Chelsea dealt massive blow as Gonzalo Higuain will NOT be making a switch in the summer

    The Sun "MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea have been dealt a massive blow as Gonzalo Higuain will NOT be making a Premier League switch in the summer. The world’s in-form striker, 28 — fresh from his incredible season at Serie A’s second-placed team Napoli — has flown to France to open talks with Paris..." May 23

  • Van Gaal says 'it's over' amid reports Mourinho will be manager

    The Score "Louis van Gaal's time as manager of Manchester United appears to be coming to an end after telling reporters "it's over" as he left the team's hotel Sunday. The cryptic comment comes a day after the team's FA Cup triumph was overshadowed by reports that United will appoint former Chelsea..." May 22

  • Mario Balotelli offered Liverpool escape - by newly-promoted Crotone

    Liverpool Echo "Mario Balotelli has been offered a way out of Liverpool this summer - by Serie A newboys Crotone. The Calabrians have secured promotion to Italy's top flight for the first time in their history, finishing second in Serie B. And their president, Raffaele Vrenna, says the controversial striker..." May 22

  • Lyon confirm West Ham's €40m Lacazette bid rejected

    Goal.com "The 24-year-old is Slaven Bilic's priority signing this summer but the Ligue 1 outfit's president has hinted at a lack of interest in the move from the striker Lyon have confirmed they rejected West Ham's €40 million (£31m) bid for Alexandre Lacazette, hinting the striker opted against the move." May 22

  • Liverpool close to landing £20million World Cup winner Mario Gotze

    The Sun "JURGEN KLOPP wants to land Mario Gotze in a £20million deal this week. Liverpool are keen to get their transfer business done quickly and aim to tie up the Bayern Munich midfielder in the next days. German goalkeeper Loris Karius has already agreed to a £4.7m deal to move to Anfield from..." May 22

  • Jurgen Klopp identifies Leicester City's Ben Chilwell as priority summer signing

    The Telegraph "Liverpool are ready to open talks with Leicester over a deal for Ben Chilwell this week, as Martin Skrtel heads for the Anfield exit. Chilwell has been identified as a priority signing in Jurgen Klopp’s summer revamp and negotiations are expected to start within the next few days." May 22

  • Leicester planning Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain swoop – and Arsenal could replace him with Sadio Mane

    Daily Mirror "Ranieri sees the Gunners wideman as the ideal man to strengthen his squad, despite the fact he's out injured Premier League champions Leicester are planning a raid for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain . Foxes boss Claudio Ranieri wants stars with proven experience at the highest level – and the..." May 22

  • Manchester United home in on £30million Sevilla midfielder Grzegorz Krychowiak

    The Sun "MANCHESTER UNITED are ready to swoop for Grzegorz Krychowiak after missing out on Renato Sanches. Krychowiak is a £30million target following his stunning performances for Sevilla and helping them win the Europa League. United have been looking to strengthen in central midfield regardless of..." May 22

  • Arsenal must increase fee for defender: Club want almost 10 times Gunners' original bid

    The Express "The Gunners have had a £750,000 bid for Holding - who is currently away with in Toulon with the England Under-21 side - rejected out of hand. Everton and Bournemouth are also keen on Holding who was named Bolton’s Player of the Year following relegation from the Championship." May 22

  • Everton striker Romelu Lukaku leaves door open on Chelsea return

    Liverpool Echo "Romelu Lukaku has refused to rule out a return to Chelsea this summer, according to reports in Belgium. Everton’s top scorer looks set to leave Goodison and has been quoted as saying: “I have already made a decision.” The 23-year-old has been attracting interest from a host of European clubs..." May 22

  • Mourinho will replace Van Gaal as the new Man United manager

    AS "Manchester United are set to announce that a three-year deal has been brokered to make José Mourinho the new first team manager. The Old Trafford hierarchy is expected to issue a statement following today's FA Cup final between Louis van Gaal's side and Crystal Palace. Negotiations between Ed..." May 21

  • Neymar analysing offer from Manchester United

    The Express "NEYMAR is still considering a move to Manchester United, according to reports in Brazil. United have long been linked with the Barcelona star and his father confirmed in February there had been a £145million offer made last year. "Manchester United is the side that offered €190m [£145m] for..." May 21

  • Pep Guardiola has Alexis Sanchez, John Stones and Danny Rose on his shopping list

    The Sun "PEP GUARDIOLA is destined to spend big at The Etihad - with Alexis Sanchez, John Stones and Danny Rose on a long list of key targets. The ex-Bayern Munich and Barcelona boss won’t be afraid to ask Manchester City’s Arab owners to get the cheque book out. And Premier League teams could find..." May 21

  • Everton slap £23million price tag on Ramiro Funes Mori claims defender's agent

    Daily Mirror "The defender's representative Jorge Cyterszpiler claims Lazio are interested in the Argentinian, who cost Everton £9.5million last summer. Everton want over £23million for Ramiro Funes Mori, claims the defender's agent. Funes Mori's representative Jorge Cyterszpiler claims Lazio are..." May 21

  • Leicester want Arsenal ace: Claudio Ranieri keen on Gunners man... but he's not interested

    Daily Star "LEICESTER boss is keen on landing Arsenal’s Theo Walcott this summer… but the player isn’t interested in a move. Italian transfer guru Emanuele Giulianelli claims Claudio Ranieri spoke with Arsene Wenger about a potential deal. But negotiations went nowhere with Walcott not interested in..." May 21

  • Granit Xhaka close to Arsenal transfer from Gladbach - source

    ESPN FC "Arsenal are hoping to announce the signing of Borussia Monchengladbach's Granit Xhaka shortly, a club source has told ESPN FC. The development comes after photos emerged online of the Switzerland midfielder posing in an Arsenal kit at the club's training ground. Xhaka, 23, flew to London on..." May 21

  • Tottenham ready to sell Son Heung-Min less than a year after signing him

    The Telegraph "Mauricio Pochettino is prepared to sell Son Heung-Min less than a year after the South Korean joined Tottenham Hotspur. Son could become the highest-profile casualty of Tottenham’s end-of-season collapse if the White Hart Lane club can recoup the £22million they paid Bayer Leverkusen last..." May 21

  • Arsenal will offer Alvaro Morata £155,000-a-week to beat Chelsea and Manchester United to his signature

    The Sun "ARSENAL are ready to smash their wage budget to beat Chelsea to Spain hitman Alvaro Morata. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger is desperate to sign a world-class centre forward to make sure his side win the Premier League title next season. And now SunSport understands Wenger is prepared to make the..." May 21

  • West Ham eye transfer of Leicester's Jamie Vardy as summer striker search takes a new twist

    Daily Mirror "West Ham are considering making an ambitious move for Jamie Vardy. Leicester striker Vardy has enjoyed the season of his life as the 5,000-1 outsider Foxes won the title, and that has made the 29-year-old one of the most sought-after properties in English football. Several Premier League..." May 20

  • Arsenal to reward Jack Wilshere with contract extension

    The Telegraph "Arsenal are ready to reward Jack Wilshere for a positive showing at this summer’s European Championship with a contract extension. Wilshere has two years remaining on his existing deal and remains of interest to Manchester City but, even in spite of his injury record since 2011, Arsenal still..." May 20

  • Louis van Gaal will be offered Man United director of football role to let Jose Mourinho take over as manager

    The Sun "LOUIS VAN GAAL is set to be offered a job upstairs at Manchester United opening the door for Jose Mourinho to be manager. SunSport understands the Dutchman will be given a director of football role at the club. That will see Van Gaal complete his three-year contract at the club and leave..." May 20

  • Everton set sights on former Manchester United goalkeeper Pierluigi Gollini

    Daily Mail "Everton are interested in former Manchester United goalkeeper Pierluigi Gollini. The managerless Toffees want to add to their goalkeeping options this summer following the departure of Tim Howard, who is joining Colorado Rapids. And 21-year-old Gollini, currently with Italian side Hellas..." May 20

  • Christian Benteke: I'm not the only Liverpool player seeking talks with Jurgen Klopp

    The Express "CHRISTIAN BENTEKE has revealed he's not the only Liverpool player wanting to know where he stands over his future. The Belgian arrived at Anfield from Aston Villa in a £32.5million deal, amid a big fanfare. But after scoring just nine goals in 29 appearances, things haven't worked out for..." May 20

  • Liverpool close to signing Loris Karius from Klopp’s former club Mainz

    The Guardian "Liverpool are close to completing the signing of Loris Karius from Jürgen Klopp’s former club Mainz in a deal worth around £4.7m. Klopp, who vowed there would be changes to the Liverpool squad this summer in the aftermath of Wednesday’s Europa League final defeat to Sevilla, wants the..." May 20

  • Everton watching Bjorn Engels as Belgian defender continues to impress scouts

    Liverpool Echo "Everton have been scouting Club Brugge defender Björn Engels. The club’s Belgian scout Andy De Smet has confirmed that the 21-year-old centre-half is a player the Blues have their eye on . But De Smet, who joined Everton’s scouting team in the summer of 2014, insists the club are not about..." May 20

  • West Brom plan shock move for Enner Valencia

    The Telegraph "Tony Pulis is considering an ambitious move for West Ham striker Enner Valencia. Pulis has added Valencia, the Ecuador international, to his list of forward targets for the summer as he bids to bring in more firepower. Valencia, 25, endured a frustrating season under Slaven Bilic after..." May 20

  • Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce eyeing double Swansea swoop

    Daily Star "The Black Cats tried to sign Ayew in January only to be knocked back but will try again for the Ghanaian this summer. And manager Sam Allardyce is also keen on Gomis to bolster Sunderland’s attack. Allardyce is hoping to have a transfer budget of around £30m and is willing to spend around..." May 20

  • Granit Xhaka on verge of finalising move to Arsenal from Borussia Monchengladbach

    The Sun "GRANIT XHAKA is heading to London in order to finalise his Arsenal move, according to close friend and journalist Artan Muhaxhiri. The Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder has been heavily linked with an Emirates switch following another top season in Germany, and it now appears that a deal is..." May 20

  • Alvaro Morata to Arsenal: Gunners could break Mesut Ozil transfer record to sign Juventus striker

    London Evening Standard "Gunners boss Arsene Wenger has stepped up his search to find a centre-forward after Danny Welbeck was ruled out for nine months with a second serious knee injury. Wenger has made conflicting statements on whether Olivier Giroud will lead Arsenal’s attack next season having insisted he would..." May 19

  • Manchester United fear missing out on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang due to Louis van Gaal with manager's playing style

    Daily Mail "Manchester United chiefs fear they could miss out on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang this summer due to the player’s reservations over Louis van Gaal. There are concerns within the Old Trafford hierarchy that the Dutchman’s much-maligned approach will prevent them from signing their top transfer..." May 19

  • Chelsea transfer targets: Lukaku, Higuain, Cavani and Kostas Manolas on Antonio Conte’s wishlist

    London Evening Standard "Incoming coach Antonio Conte has a long list of transfer targets including Paul Pogba, Radja Nainggolan, Leonardo Bonucci, Kostas Manolas, Romelu Lukaku, Gonzalo Higuain and Edinson Cavani. The club will make another attempt to sign Everton’s John Stones having had four bids rejected last..." May 19

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