A look at the football news and gossip in this morning’s national newspapers.
Chris Powell is in pole position to take over as the new Huddersfield boss.
Hull boss Steve Bruce wants Bayer Leverkusen centre-back Philipp Wollschieid after missing out on Michael Dawson.
Cardiff City defender Kevin Theophile-Catherine is set to join St Etienne on a one-year loan deal.
Chelsea’s Josh McEachran is set to join Vitesse Arnhem on a season-long loan deal.
An injury to Laurent Koscielny means Arsenal could rush Per Mertesacker into action in their Champions League play-off with Besiktas on Tuesday.
Petr Cech will be axed by Jose Mourinho with Thibaut Courtois set to start for Chelsea in tonight’s match with Burnley.
Southampton could turn to Lazio’s Alvaro Gonzalez after having a £10m bid for Spurs’ Andros Townsend rejected.
Crystal Palace are planning further talks with Tim Sherwood after he impressed in initial interviews for the manager’s job.
Palace are ready to offer Glenn Murray plus cash for Sunderland striker Connor Wickham.
QPR keeper Julio Cesar is set to join Benfica after he agreed to take a pay cut.
Manchester United are prepared to commit as much as £100m to their pursuit of Real Madrid’s Angel di Maria.
Demba Ba says he was not picked by Jose Mourinho at Chelsea purely because he was not a star name.
Roberto Soldado, an unused sub against West Ham, could still be off to Atletico Madrid.
Everton are preparing to make an offer for Samuel Eto’o after holding talks with his representatives over the weekend.
Deportivo La Coruna have made a bid for Fulham’s Kostas Mitroglou.
QPR have agreed a fee with Norwich for Leroy Fer.
Manchester City midfielder Bruno Zuculini has agreed to join Valencia on loan.