The latest gossip and rumours from the newspapers and online:
The Daily Mirror are reporting that Liverpool are ready to give PHILIPPE COUTINHO a new five-year contract on £200,000 a week.
West Ham will not take wantaway attacker DIMITRI PAYET on their warm-weather training camp in Dubai, according to the Daily Mail.
PEP GUARDIOLA wants a new five-year deal as Manchester City boss, reports The Sun.
Southampton could be set to keep hold of VIRGIL VAN DIJK as The Sun reports that he is set for three months on the sidelines.
Portuguese website A Bola reports that Liverpool are in discussions over a £26million move for Sporting Lisbon's WILLIAM CARVALHO.