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Argentina are backed for victory as part of our tips for Thursday's World Cup action1

Thursday's World Cup tips

Our football team look at Thursday's action in the World Cup - where Argentina will be aiming for a better result in Group D.

The latest World Cup Golden Boot odds and contenders2

World Cup: Golden Boot update

Cristiano Ronaldo is the hot favourite to win the World Cup Golden Boot after moving into the lead on four goals from his opening two games.

Diego Costa: The Spain striker celebrates a fortuitous goal v Iran at the 2018 World Cup3

Spain edge past plucky Iran

Spain were made to dig deep in their second Group B match of the 2018 World Cup, edging past Iran with a 1-0 victory in Kazan.

The latest confirmed deals and latest rumours for 20th June 20184

Transfer news and confirmed deals

We round-up some of the key rumours from across the media, as well as looking at the confirmed transfers on Wednesday.

Gareth Southgate: The England manager dislocated his shoulder in Russia5

Injury blow for Southgate

Gareth Southgate has suffered a dislocated right shoulder while running near England's World Cup base in Repino.

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Mohamed Salah celebrates
Mohamed Salah celebrates

Real Madrid are ready to swap Gareth Bale for Liverpool star Mohamed Salah, according to one report in Tuesday's Paper Talk.

DAILY MAIL

  • Chelsea will offer Eden Hazard a new contract worth close to £300,000 per week amid interest from Real Madrid.
  • Arsenal will review Arsene Wenger's position this summer - with the prospect of ending the Frenchman's 22-year reign now emerging as a genuine option.
  • Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy is confident the club’s new stadium will be ready in time for the next season, despite minor delays.
  • Lazio's Sergej Milinkovic-Savic admitted he is "flattered" by interest from Manchester United but the Serbia international remains happy in Rome.
  • Manchester United have joined Real Madrid and Barcelona in the race to sign Real Sociedad right-back Alvaro Odriozola after sending a scout to watch him play against Red Bull Salzburg in the Europa League last Thursday.

THE SUN

  • Bayern Munich have joined Manchester United and Liverpool in the race for Sporting Lisbon winger Gelson Martins.
  • Christian Eriksen's agent has described the Tottenham playmaker being linked with big-money moves to Manchester United, Barcelona and Real Madrid as a huge "compliment".
Christian Eriksen celebrates
Christian Eriksen celebrates
  • Spain Under-21 international Dani Ceballos has told Real Madrid he wants a move to Liverpool.
  • Barcelona are set to make a serious bid for Tottenham contract rebel Toby Alderweireld.
  • Brighton defender Ben White has turned down a new contract amid interest from Liverpool and Tottenham.

DAILY STAR

  • Carlo Ancelotti is ready to step in at Arsenal if Arsene Wenger is axed, telling friends he wants a job back in the Premier League.

SKY BET'S ODDS: Carlo Ancelotti 9/4 favourite to replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal!

  • Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is determined to ensure Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola does not beat him to the signing of Isco from Real Madrid this summer.
  • Manchester United have reservations over signing Toby Alderweireld due to Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy.
  • Philippe Coutinho has been linked with a shock move to PSG - just one month after joining Barcelona from Liverpool.
  • Gareth Bale has found out Real Madrid plan to use him in a swap deal to sign Mohamed Salah from Liverpool this summer.
Gareth Bale celebrates
Gareth Bale celebrates
  • AC Milan midfielder Franck Kessie has reiterated his dream of one day signing for Manchester United.

DAILY TELEGRAPH

  • Tottenham are willing to pay up to £35million to try to land Fulham teenager Ryan Sessegnon in the summer.

DAILY MIRROR

  • West Ham will reignite their interest in Anderlecht midfielder Leander Dendoncker in the summer while Fiorentina are plotting a fresh bid for Hammers midfielder Pedro Obiang.

DAILY EXPRESS

  • Arsenal have launched a move for Nice midfielder Jean Michael Seri but face competition from Manchester United and Liverpool.
  • Real Madrid will reportedly axe a swoop for David de Gea if Guti replaces Zinedine Zidane as head coach at the end of the season.

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Argentina are backed for victory as part of our tips for Thursday's World Cup action1

Thursday's World Cup tips

Our football team look at Thursday's action in the World Cup - where Argentina will be aiming for a better result in Group D.

The latest World Cup Golden Boot odds and contenders2

World Cup: Golden Boot update

Cristiano Ronaldo is the hot favourite to win the World Cup Golden Boot after moving into the lead on four goals from his opening two games.

Diego Costa: The Spain striker celebrates a fortuitous goal v Iran at the 2018 World Cup3

Spain edge past plucky Iran

Spain were made to dig deep in their second Group B match of the 2018 World Cup, edging past Iran with a 1-0 victory in Kazan.

The latest confirmed deals and latest rumours for 20th June 20184

Transfer news and confirmed deals

We round-up some of the key rumours from across the media, as well as looking at the confirmed transfers on Wednesday.

Gareth Southgate: The England manager dislocated his shoulder in Russia5

Injury blow for Southgate

Gareth Southgate has suffered a dislocated right shoulder while running near England's World Cup base in Repino.

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Argentina are backed for victory as part of our tips for Thursday's World Cup action

Thursday's World Cup tips

Our football team look at Thursday's action in the World Cup - where Argentina will be aiming for a better result in Group D.

Check out our outright tips for the World Cup

World Cup: Outright tips

Five-time winners Brazil are given the confident selection for World Cup glory as Matt Brocklebank takes a look at the outright betting market.

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Matt Brocklebank is backing a couple of PSG stars to shine at the World Cup, with two 33/1 Golden Boot bets.