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Thursday's Euro 2020 qualifying tips

Paul Higham has a four-team accumulator for Thursday's Euro 2020 qualifiers and says Austria could be the bet of the night to start their campaign with a win.

Get all the latest football gossip from the day's back pages2

Paper Talk: United on Griezmann alert

Man Utd have been alerted to Antoine Griezmann's possible availability, while there's news on Thibault Courtois in today's back pages round-up.

Top 50 managers of all-time (clockwise from top left): Sir Alex Ferguson, Pep Guardiola, Marcelo Bielsa and Rafa Benitez all included by France Football3

Top 50 football managers ever?

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Our look at the battle for the play-offs in the Sky Bet Championship4

Championship: The play-off battle

The battle for the play-offs in the Sky Bet Championship sees nine teams in the running. Tom Carnduff analyses it on a game-by-game basis.

The latest rumour and gossip from the back pgaes5

Paper Talk: Real come calling

David de Gea is back on the radar of Real Madrid following Zinedine Zidane's return. Get all the latest transfer rumours from Sunday's back pages.

Paper Talk: Friday's football transfer rumours and gossip, including Real Madrid's Eden Hazard hopes

Get all the latest football gossip from the day's back pages
Get all the latest football gossip from the day's back pages

A look at the best stories from Friday's back pages...

Daily Mail

Kalidou Koulibaly and Roberto Firmino battle for possession
Kalidou Koulibaly and Roberto Firmino battle for possession
  • Manchester United are weighing up summer moves for three Serie A defenders - Napoli's Kalidou Koulibaly, Inter's Milan Skriniar and Sampdoria's Joachim Andersen.
  • Jose Mourinho is to hold talks with Inter Milan director Beppe Marotta over becoming manager of the Italian club for a second time.
  • Real Madrid remain hopeful of securing Eden Hazard for less than £100m and may use Isco or Marco Asensio as part of a deal
  • Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed how Paolo Maldini's father, Cesare, blocked his move from AC Milan to Manchester United in the 90s.
  • Chelsea chairman Bruce Buck has drafted in Steve Parish and Ed Woodward to help him find a new Premier League chief executive after becoming frustrated by the recruitment process.
  • National League side Dulwich Hamlet have signed goalkeeper Simon Jorgensen who stands at nearly 6ft 11in, four inches taller than Peter Crouch.
  • Manchester City are hopeful of further strengthening their ties with China by agreeing a pre-season tour in Asia.

The Sun

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: The Norwegian thanks Manchester United's travelling support at Leicester
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: The Norwegian thanks Manchester United's travelling support at Leicester
  • Manchester United players are queuing up to sign new deals in the belief that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will be made permanent manager.
  • Daniel Levy has three weeks to get Spurs' new stadium ready - or face staying at Wembley for the rest of the season.
  • Chelsea sent scouts to watch Benfica's Joao Felix, Ruben Dias and Sporting's Bruno Fernandes in the Lisbon derby this week.

Daily Mirror

  • Manchester United will look to strengthen their defence this summer and have been linked with a switch for RB Leipzig star Dayot Upamecano.

Daily Star

Raphael Varane celebrates his goal against Uruguay
Raphael Varane celebrates his goal against Uruguay at the World Cup
  • Manchester United's out-of-favour midfielder Andreas Pereira had talks with Santos over a move last month.
  • Manchester United have identified Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane as their top transfer target this summer.
  • RB Leipzig want to extend the loan deal of Arsenal youngster Emile Smith Rowe beyond the end of the season.

Daily Telegraph

Jadon Sancho (left) celebrates after scoring against Stuttgart
Borussia Dortmund and England ace Jadon Sancho (left)
  • English football now produces better youngsters than Germany, according to Borussia Dortmund director Michael Zorc.

The Independent

  • Ander Herrera is very keen to stay at Manchester United as discussions over a new contract continue to progress.

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Northern Ireland's Windsor Park1

Thursday's Euro 2020 qualifying tips

Paul Higham has a four-team accumulator for Thursday's Euro 2020 qualifiers and says Austria could be the bet of the night to start their campaign with a win.

Get all the latest football gossip from the day's back pages2

Paper Talk: United on Griezmann alert

Man Utd have been alerted to Antoine Griezmann's possible availability, while there's news on Thibault Courtois in today's back pages round-up.

Top 50 managers of all-time (clockwise from top left): Sir Alex Ferguson, Pep Guardiola, Marcelo Bielsa and Rafa Benitez all included by France Football3

Top 50 football managers ever?

Ferguson second? Well-respected France Football has published a list of the top 50 managers ever. See if you agree with them here.

Our look at the battle for the play-offs in the Sky Bet Championship4

Championship: The play-off battle

The battle for the play-offs in the Sky Bet Championship sees nine teams in the running. Tom Carnduff analyses it on a game-by-game basis.

The latest rumour and gossip from the back pgaes5

Paper Talk: Real come calling

David de Gea is back on the radar of Real Madrid following Zinedine Zidane's return. Get all the latest transfer rumours from Sunday's back pages.

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Thursday's Euro 2020 qualifying tips

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