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Monday's transfer gossip and football rumours


Monday's transfer gossip and rumours in the world of football according to the national newspapers.

DAILY TELEGRAPH

  • Manchester United face an FA investigation following the fan protests which caused their game against Liverpool to be postponed.
  • Sheffield Wednesday owner Dejphon Chansiri is under renewed scrutiny after it was alleged that he failed to pay the players before their crucial match against Nottingham Forest.

DAILY MAIL

  • AC Milan technical director Paolo Maldini says the club has paused contract renewal talks until the end of the season after a group of fans confronted goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma at the club's training ground.
  • The likelihood of Jadon Sancho quitting Borussia Dortmund in the summer has just shot up, with club chief Michael Zorc confirming they will be willing to let the star go.
  • AC Milan have reportedly entered the transfer race for Chelsea outcast Tammy Abraham, putting West Ham's hopes of landing the England striker at risk.

DAILY MIRROR

  • Manchester United could be deducted points as Premier League and FA rules contradict one another on postponements.
  • Edwin van der Sar has responded to speculation he could replace Ed Woodward as Manchester United's chief executive by saying he has received contact from the club.

DAILY STAR

  • Everton are the latest club to enter the race for Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero.
  • Arsenal are interested in signing Brighton midfielder Yves Bissouma ahead of the summer transfer window.
  • Donny van de Beek will reportedly be denied the chance to return Ajax on loan next season with Manchester United ready to warn teams off the midfielder.

DAILY EXPRESS

  • Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy will seek talks with Roberto Martinez and Nuno Espirito Santo as he looks to replace Jose Mourinho, according to reports.

THE TIMES

  • Celtic will target summer signings with height and presence as they seek to address their vulnerability from set-pieces.

THE INDEPENDENT

  • Thomas Tuchel has lauded Kai Havertz for turning any Real Madrid disappointment into a breakthrough two-goal salvo against Fulham.

DAILY RECORD

  • Rangers manager Steven Gerrard has warned he'll need new faces in the summer to fight off a Celtic backlash next season.

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