LONDON EVENING STANDARD
Jose Mourinho is considering dropping some of his struggling stars as he attempts to get Chelsea’s season back on track against Maccabi Tel Aviv on Wednesday night.
Victor Moses believes that West Ham midfielder Dimitri Payet is one of the best players he has featured alongside, after the Frenchman inspired Slaven Bilic’s side to a 2-0 win against Newcastle on Monday night.
Mesut Ozil has revealed Arsene Wenger’s reputation as a manager who promotes a brand of ‘technically-strong’ football influenced his decision to sign for Arsenal.
MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS
Memphis Depay believes Manchester United’s new crop of youngsters can help each other to flourish at Old Trafford.
Manuel Pellegrini does not want Premier League refs to go soft despite seeing Sergio Aguero get kicked out of Tuesday night’s clash with Juventus.
Roberto Martinez has confirmed that Brendan Galloway will be offered a new contract at Everton as reward for his impressive progress this season. The 19-year-old has started four of the Blues’ first five Premier League games this season, filling in for the injured Leighton Baines.
Harry Redknapp insists that Brendan Rodgers will transform Liverpool’s fortunes as he urged supporters to back the under-fire manager.
Alan Shearer said Newcastle would have been better playing with 10 men instead of Papiss Cisse, while John Carver admits he was surprised to see Vurnon Anita in a man-marking role against West Ham United.
Slaven Bilic admits he was “surprised” West Ham United were able to recruit Dmitri Payet this summer, whose double downed Newcastle United at Upton Park.
Dick Advocaat admits he needs to see more of new signing DeAndre Yedlin before deciding whether he can push for a place in Sunderland’s starting XI.
Sunderland sporting director Lee Congerton is wanted by Bundesliga outfit Borussia Monchengladbach, according to reports.
EXPRESS & STAR
West Brom captain Darren Fletcher says striker Saido Berahino is not capable of getting nervous after he was in the media limelight during Saturday’s 0-0 draw with Southampton.
Benik Afobe has committed his future to Wolves – and declared he has ‘unfinished business’ with the club, targeting promotion.
Burnley’s summer signing Joey Barton will not be involved in Tuesday night’s meeting with MK Dons, as he continues to work on his fitness.
Leicester City have an indomitable spirit and never know when they are beaten, says Jamie Vardy.
SOUTH WALES EVENING POST
Swansea City have been linked with Hull’s Ahmed Elmohamady and Leeds starlet Sam Byram amid suggestions that Garry Monk wants to strengthen on the right flank.
GET WEST LONDON
Brentford’s latest signing Marco Djuricin is primed to be a real fans’ favourite at Brentford, says team-mate Konstantin Kerschbaumer, who played alongside Djuricin for the Austrian youth international sides.
THE PINK UN
Everton midfielder Steven Naismith admits he would have been tempted by a potential transfer deadline day move to Premier League rivals Norwich City.
Uruguayan winger -and new Middlesbrough midfielder – Carlos de Pena, is confident he can settle in quickly at the club.
THE BOLTON NEWS
Bolton manager Neil Lennon says there has been no contact with free agent Kevin Nolan about a return to Wanderers – but has not ruled out the possibility in the future.
WIGAN EVENING POST
Wigan boss Gary Caldwell says that David Sharpe “probably regrets” setting a target of 100 points this season.
Reading’s Portuguese striker Orlando Sa is excited by the prospect of working alongside Matej Vydra and Nick Blackman.
Bournemouth are closing in on a deal to sign former Inter Milan midfielder Alessandro Cannataro.