LONDON EVENING STANDARD
Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas says he is prepared to defend under-pressure manager Jose Mourinho “tooth and nail”.
Norwich will make a move for Crystal Palace striker Dwight Gayle when the transfer window reopens for business in January.
MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS
Former Man Utd star Cristiano Ronaldo says he will not finish his playing career in either the US or the UAE.
Man City are interested in signing Dinamo Zagreb teenager Ante Coric.
Man Utd’s hopes of luring Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo back to Old Trafford have been boosted by the news the La Liga club have already started looking for a replacement for the player.
Everton will warn PSG and Juventus club-record signing Romelu Lukaku is not for sale at any price.
Liverpool and Everton will go head to head in January in the battle to sign Empoli midfielder Riccardo Saponara.
Liverpool will have to compete with Juventus for the signature of Borussia Dortmund holding midfielder Ilkay Gundogan next summer.
Wolves are interested in signing Newcastle striker Adam Armstrong, who is currently on loan at Coventry.
Newcastle manager Steve McClaren says the club are looking for their own version of in-form Leicester striker Jamie Vardy in non-league football.
Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce says the relegation-threatened Wearsiders will “not panic” when the winter transfer window opens in the new year.
Aston Villa want to sign Anderlecht midfielder Samuel Bastien in the January transfer window.
EXPRESS & STAR
Wolves manager Kenny Jackett has confirmed the club are keen to sign on-loan Newcastle striker Adam Armstrong in January, when the player’s loan spell at Coventry is due to end.
Real Madrid and Barcelona have been denied the chance to see Jamie Vardy in action for England against Spain on Friday night with the Leicester striker set to miss the match with injury.
Out-of-favour Fulham defender Sean Kavanagh will now have to wait until the club appoint a new manager before securing a loan move away from Craven Cottage.
YORKSHIRE EVENING POST
Steve Evans has ended his search for a new goalkeeper due to the impressive recent form of current No 1 Marco Silvestri.
Derby County want to sign Blackburn Rovers left-back Marcus Olsson.
THE BOLTON NEWS
Bolton’s Liam Trotter says he is delighted to extend his loan stay at Nottingham Forest for another month.