Tuesday's Paper Talk: Football transfer news, rumours and gossip including Ole Gunnar Solksjaer fearing the sack

Premier League and EFL football gossip and transfer rumours
Premier League and EFL football gossip and transfer rumours

A look at the latest news and gossip from Tuesday's back pages.

DAILY MAIL

Wilfried Zaha grabbed a dramatic late equaliser for Palace
Wilfried Zaha
  • Wilfried Zaha is taking legal action against his agent, Will Salthouse of Unique Sports Management, due to anger at the agency's failure to secure him a transfer from Crystal Palace last summer.
  • England medics will closely monitor Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford's fitness ahead of the Euro 2020 qualifying clash against Czech Republic.
  • Chelsea youngster Ike Ugbo has become the latest England prospect to be targeted by Nigeria.
  • Lucy Bronze admits she nearly chose to play for Portugal instead of England as she prepares to face them with the Lionesses.

THE SUN

  • Ole Gunnar Solksjaer told his Manchester United flops: "You're going to get me the sack" after Sunday's defeat at Newcastle.
  • Ederson says Aymeric Laporte's injury is costing Manchester City in the title race.
  • The Manchester United legends sticking the boot into the current crop are right, says midfielder Fred.
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DAILY MIRROR

  • llkay Gundogan admits Liverpool's lead over Manchester City in Premier League could grow further.
  • Michael Carrick has hailed Sean Longstaff after Manchester United's defeat to Newcastle
  • Juventus' Matthijs de Ligt has hit back at claims that Maurizio Sarri told him to lose weight.
  • Italy want Arsenal youngster Gabriel Martinelli to switch allegiance from Brazil.

DAILY RECORD

  • Ex-England star Steven Caulker has told Steve Clarke he's ready to answer the Scotland defensive SOS.
  • Livingston's Lyndon Dykes insists he would jump at the chance of playing for Scotland - but only if his native Australian doesn't come calling.
Premier League best and worst: Graham Potter, Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer all feature
Premier League best and worst: Graham Potter, Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer all feature

THE SCOTTISH SUN

  • Scotland bosses are locked in talks to hand ex-England defender Steven Caulker a shock call-up.
  • Steven Reid has nothing but sympathy for Ryan Christie over his Celtic red-card hell.

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