Thursday 24 October 2019

Football rumours from the media

Moura, Dier and Zidane are being talked about on Monday.

Eric Dier (left) and Lucas Moura (right) are reportedly wanted by Manchester United (Yui Mok/John Walton/PA)
Eric Dier (left) and Lucas Moura (right) are reportedly wanted by Manchester United (Yui Mok/John Walton/PA)

By PA Sport Staff

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will look to bolster his Manchester United side with a double signing from Tottenham, reports the Daily Star. United have previously been rebuffed in their attempts to sign Lucas Moura and Eric Dier, but Solskjaer will look to tempt the pair to the north west as the side look to replace Romelu Lukaku.

What the papers say

Arsenal are looking to bring back Donyell Malen after letting the 20-year-old leave the Emirates for £500,000 two years ago, reports the Daily Mirror. Liverpool will battle the Gunners for the signing of the PSV Eindhoven forward, the paper adds.

Chelsea target Elseid Hysaj looks set to swerve a move to Stamford Bridge, reports the Daily Express. The Albanian right-back is wanted by Frank Lampard, but the paper reports he is on the verge of signing a new deal at Napoli.

Riccardo Sottil is wanted by Tottenham who are the first Premier League side to declare an interest in the 20-year-old the Daily Express reports. Sottil is currently on the books of Fiorentina and came to the attention of the Premier League side after a loan spell at Pescara.

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane (Nick Potts/PA)

The future of Zinedine Zidane at Real Madrid has been called into doubt with Jose Mourinho potentially set to replace the World Cup winner at the La Liga side, reports the Sun.

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Players to watch

Yussuf Poulsen: The Denmark and RB Leipzig forward has caught the attention of Everton, reports the Daily Express.

Cameron John: A trio of clubs – Crystal Palace, Leicester and Middlesbrough – are all looking to bring in the Wolves defender, according to the Daily Mail.

Kai Havertz: Manchester United will have to pay upwards of £90 million to land the Bayer Leverkusen midfielder, reports the Daily Express.

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