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The Sun

  • Lionel Messi is in talks over a £800k-a-week move to Manchester City while the club also aims to reunite the Barcelona star with former boss Pep Guardiola.
  • Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand says the club knew what they were getting when they employed Louis van Gaal.
  • Leicester City's Danny Simpson stunned onlookers by turning up to do community service in a humble charity shop - at the wheel of a £200,000 Lamborghini.
  • Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino has reiterated that Harry Kane is not for sale.

Daily Mail

  • Chelsea are prepared to launch a full-scale attempt to land Tottenham's England hotshot Harry Kane next summer.

Daily Mirror

  • Chelsea are eyeing transfer raids for Leicester striker Jamie Vardy and Tottenham midfielder Mousa Dembele in the winter transfer window.
  • FA chief Greg Dyke is set to quiz Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger over his doping fears.
  • QPR are set to name Neil Warnock as manager again until the summer.
  • Bournemouth are plotting the £6m transfer of Crystal Palace striker Dwight Gayle in January.

Daily Express

  • Steven Gerrard believes Liverpool should have signed Spurs midfielder Dele Alli as his replacement.
  • Steve McClaren has warned Newcastle's board he cannot guarantee Premier League survival unless there is a major shift in the club's transfer policy.
  • Chelsea could make a January move for former Blackburn striker Nikola Kalinic.
  • Swansea striker Andre Ayew has hinted he could be on the move in January, with Liverpool reported to be interested.

Daily Telegraph

  • Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed he wants to make a signing in January.
  • Tottenham are confident they can keep striker Harry Kane, despite interest from Chelsea and Manchester United.
  • Manchester United's move for Mats Hummels could be back on, with the news that the Borussia Dortmund defender is set to hand in a transfer request.
  • Sir Alex Ferguson could play an important part in convincing Cristiano Ronaldo to return to Manchester United, according to reports in Spain.

The Guardian

  • Pep Guardiola has agreed to leave Bayern Munich at the end of the season to take over from Manuel Pellegrini at Manchester City.
  • Sam Allardyce expects Sunderland to be involved in "minimal" transfer activity during January but has refused to rule out selling Jermain Defoe.
  • Fabricio Coloccini will get a final chance to prove he's the right man to captain Newcastle in Saturday's clash with Crystal Palace.

The Independent

  • Chelsea are eyeing Antoine Griezmann and Gonzalo Higuain, as Diego Costa gets a two-week deadline.
  • Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is targeting Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Lars Bender ahead of Sporting Lisbon's William Carvalho.

Daily Star

  • Man City reverse keeper Willy Caballero says he is ready to step up and replace Joe Hart.
  • Steve McClaren has told Newcastle's board he cannot guarantee Premier League survival without major changes to the club's transfer policy.