• Cristiano Ronaldo: Forget Paris Saint-Germain, I am staying at Real Madrid

    ESPN FC "Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has said that he has no desire to play for Paris Saint-Germain or Manchester City and that his desire is to remain with Los Blancos. The 31-year-old has been troubled by a thigh strain through recent weeks and missed the first leg of the Champions League..." May 25

  • Rafa Benitez to have total control at Newcastle, including player sales

    Pro Soccer Talk "Usually, when teams are relegated to the Championship, squad salaries must be reevaluated to make ends meet, often meaning the axe for players who are deemed too costly. That won’t be the case with Newcastle next season. With manager Rafa Benitez back on board with the hopes of navigating..." May 25

  • Jose Mourinho's arrival at Man United means they can land Cristiano Ronaldo for £80m

    Daily Star "And The Sun say that the Real Madrid superstar will be returning to Old Trafford if United meet the La Liga giants' asking price. Now he has star client Mourinho in position at United he can grease the wheel of business and make himself some serious cash. He is also Ronaldo's agent and could..." May 25

  • Jose Mourinho ready to make free agent Zlatan Ibrahimovic his first signing

    Daily Mail "Jose Mourinho will be named Manchester United manager in the next 48 hours and is determined to make Zlatan Ibrahimovic his first signing at Old Trafford. Ibrahimovic is a free agent after leaving Paris Saint-Germain but would still demand an £8million signing-on fee, spread over a two-year..." May 25

  • Jose Mourinho agrees Manchester United personal terms on three-year contract at Old Trafford

    Daily Mirror "It is understood personal terms have been agreed between Jose Mourinho and Manchester United, who need to finalise issues such as image rights before the deal can be formally announced. United were hopeful of making an announcement to confirm Mourinho's appointment on Wednesday, but the complex..." May 25

  • Jose Mourinho faces first Man Utd battle for John Stones and Nemanja Matic

    The Telegraph "Jose Mourinho faces a battle to avoid an early blow in the transfer market as Manchester United’s new manager with Manchester City and Barcelona emerging as favourites to sign John Stones. And Mourinho will fail in any bid to sign midfielder Nemanja Matic from former club Chelsea, despite the..." May 25

  • De Gea happy to stay at Manchester United under Mourinho

    Manchester Evening News "David de Gea is happy to continue at Manchester United under Jose Mourinho next season despite concerns over Juan Mata 's future. M.E.N. Sport understands De Gea is focused on striking a better rapport with Mourinho than his predecessor, Louis van Gaal, whom excluded De Gea from United's first..." May 25

  • Eric Cantona: ‘I love José Mourinho but he is not Manchester United’

    The Guardian "ric Cantona turned 50 on Tuesday and is still doing what he has always done best: playing the part of Eric Cantona to a T. For Manchester United fans still digesting the end of the soured Louis van Gaal era and the imminent arrival of José Mourinho, he has a simple diagnosis of what has gone..." May 25

  • Ryan Giggs to be offered Manchester United Under-21s job

    The Sun "Current second-team manager Warren Joyce could be on his way out after being approached by Blackburn about taking the Ewood Park hotseat. New United boss Jose Mourinho has made it clear he wants to keep Giggs on as part of his new managerial team. But the United legend may see the U-21s..." May 25

  • Chelsea transfer news: Koke deals blow to Blues as he outlines commitment to Atletico Madrid

    London Evening Standard "The 24-year-old attacking midfielder, who will play in the Champions League Final against Real Madrid on Saturday, said: “For a hundred and something years Atletico Madrid has been among the best. How can I leave? Why would I want to lose all of this? To be an Atleti player is the best there is...." May 25

  • Ronald Koeman to snub Everton and sign new Southampton contract with a pay-rise after agent switch

    Daily Mirror "Ronald Koeman is set to sign a new two-year contract at Southampton – after changing agents. The Saints boss has dumped Guido Albers, who also represents fellow Everton managerial target Frank de Boer, and replaced him with Rob Jansen. Jansen has been in talks with the St Mary’s board to..." May 25

  • Cristiano Ronaldo hands Real Madrid injury scare

    Pro Soccer Talk "With the UEFA Champions League final in Milan this Saturday, the last thing Real Madrid want is to have Cristiano Ronaldo go down injured. That’s exactly what happened in training on Tuesday. The pictures below show Ronaldo, 31, receiving treatment on the floor and grimacing as he was helped..." May 24

  • MLS play cost Andrea Pirlo, Sebastian Giovinco their Italy chance - Conte

    ESPN FC "Italy coach Antonio Conte said that he left Andrea Pirlo and Sebastian Giovinco out of his squad of 30 players leading up to Euro 2016 because they opted to play Major League Soccer. Former AC Milan and Juventus midfielder Pirlo was a surprise omission, having been convinced by Conte to..." May 24

  • 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

  • England to hand Marcus Rashford his debut in friendly against Australia

    The Guardian "Roy Hodgson has told Marcus Rashford he will make his England debut on Friday after the teenage Manchester United forward was passed fit for what will be his only chance at international level to show he should make the final cut for Euro 2016. Rashford joined England’s squad on Monday for the..." 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

  • Southampton continue to monitor Anderlecht star Dennis Praet as they consider a £10 million summer bid

    Daily Mail "Southampton have made further checks on Anderlecht midfielder Dennis Praet as they consider a £10million summer bid. Assistant manager Erwin Koeman, brother of Southampton manager Ronald, watched the 22-year-old Praet against Genk on Thursday night. Praet can play on either wing or behind..." May 22

  • Barcelona announce extension of kit contract with manufacturer Nike

    ESPN FC "Barcelona have agreed to extend their deal with kit manufacturer Nike, with reports in the Spanish media saying it is the most lucrative agreement of its type in the world. La Liga champions Barcelona said in a statement that details of the contract would be revealed at the club's next general..." May 21

  • 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

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