LONDON EVENING STANDARD
Arsenal are hopeful of taking advantage of Borussia Dortmund’s dreadful season to land long-term target Neven Subotic this summer.
Tottenham continue to plan for next season by scouring Portugal. Reports in the country indicate scouts have been watching Braga winger Rafa Silva, as well as Benfica duo Eduardo Salvio and Anderson Talisca.
Nene would like to extend his stay at West Ham beyond the end of the season and play for the Hammers when they move to the Olympic Stadium in 2016.
MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS
Louis van Gaal has been given encouragement to move for Memphis Depay after the Dutch international dropped a hint that he would be willing to sign for Manchester United. The PSV winger favourited an article on Twitter reporting van Gaal’s interest in him.
Martin Demichelis has signed a one-year extension to his Manchester City deal.
Adnan Januzaj has admitted he is spending more time in the gym to improve his wing play.
Roberto Martinez concedes it is “unacceptable” for Everton FC to be threatened by relegation but he remains convinced they will pull away from danger.
Steven Naismith says the Everton FC squad are playing for their futures at the club.
Liverpool talent Jaoa Carlos Teixeira will be given a chance to force his way into Brendan Rodgers’ plans next season as part of the squad’s pre-season tour of Australia.
Sammy Ameobi has revealed that Newcastle United players are trying to repay John Carver’s faith in them by ensuring he gets the job of head coach at the end of the season.
Costel Pantilimon insists Sunderland can cope in their pressure-cooker game against Aston Villa without the suspended Lee Cattermole.
Sunderland are continuing to pursue teenage forward Diego De Girolamo, despite Juventus making an offer for the Italy Under-20 international.
Gary Rowett has challenged Birmingham City wunderkind Demarai Gray to maintain a regular claim for a first team place.
EXPRESS & STAR
Tomasz Kuszczak admits he would be happy to sign a new deal with Wolves as he prepares to come face-to-face with former club Brighton.
Asmir Begovic is cool about the transfer speculation destined to head his way before he signs a new contract at Stoke City.
HULL DAILY MAIL
Steve Bruce says he’s hoping the signing of a new contract at Hull City can help him leave a lasting legacy of Premier League football at the club.
Gary Bowyer labelled Blackburn Rovers’ 1-0 derby win at home to Bolton Wanderers tonight as their ‘best of the season’ – and reiterated his stance that match-winner Jordan Rhodes will not be leaving on loan.
SOUTH LONDON PRESS
Oliver Muldoon has signed a new deal with Charlton until 2017.
YORKSHIRE EVENING POST
Neil Redfearn says he is likely to resist any last-minute loan offers for leading members of Leeds United’s development squad, claiming: “They’re better off here.”
Jamie Mackie has spoken of his admiration of new Nottingham Forest boss Dougie Freedman amid speculation about the winger’s future.
Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer has praised Jordan Rhodes for the way he has dealt with all the speculation surrounding his future.
THE PINK UN
Norwich City’s new goalkeeping coach Dean Kiely admits it was too good a chance to turn down working with the likes of John Ruddy and Declan Rudd.
A deal has been thrashed out with Blackburn Rovers chiefs over Boro’s move for Jordan Rhodes, and has now been referred to India for a final decision, according to reports.
Alex Revell has revealed the frustration he is feeling after a stop-start first two months with Cardiff.
WIGAN EVENING POST
James Perch admits Wigan Athletic are playing for much, much more than three points at relegation rivals Rotherham on Saturday.
Lee Clark is promising to build a “new Blackpool Football Club” this summer.
Jamie Mackie is loving life at Reading – but can’t rule out a return to Nottingham Forest.
Ipswich Town must stay in the promotion mix for three more games before Marcus Evans will consider funding a big-money loan signing.