LONDON EVENING STANDARD
Harry Kane insists Tottenham still have the energy to win the title and is confident they can overcome Arsenal on Saturday.
Roman Abramovich has told Chelsea’s players that Antonio Conte will be their new manager, according to reports in Italy.
Alexis Sanchez has offered a brutal assessment of Arsenal’s collective belief in their ability to win the title, warning his team-mates they do not step on to the field with enough confidence.
MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS
Wilfried Bony refused to accept that the effort Manchester City put into winning the League Cup final led to their Anfield surrender.
Edwin van der Sar believes Louis van Gaal is still capable of guiding Manchester United to a successful season
Jordan Henderson admits Liverpool “channeled” their League Cup final anger as they swept aside Manchester City at Anfield.
Jurgen Klopp saluted Jon Flanagan’s memorable comeback against Manchester City – but admits Liverpool will have to tread easy with the full-back.
Everton captain Phil Jagielka believes the club’s days of “wheeling and dealing” are over now a billionaire is on board – but he doesn’t expect the Blues to go mad in the transfer window.
Rob Elliot says it is the responsibility of Newcastle United ‘s players to ignite the atmosphere at St James’ Park this weekend against Bournemouth.
Sunderland have agreed a deal to sign Emmanuel Eboue until the end of the season, according to sources.
EXPRESS & STAR
West Brom boss Tony Pulis has rejected the notion he uses ‘scare tactics’ to motivate his players.
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Southampton are sweating on the extent of Charlie Austin’s THIRD hamstring injury of the season.
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Mo Diame is determined to fire Hull City to promotion out of the Championship to repay the faith shown in him during an injury-hit spell at the KC.
Paul Lambert has insisted he can turn Blackburn Rovers into promotion challengers if the club decides to “go for it” in the summer.
Riyad Mahrez has admitted he thought Leicester City were actually Leicester Tigers before he joined them two years ago.
SOUTH WALES EVENING POST
Francesco Guidolin offered Alan Curtis congratulations from his hospital bed as Swansea City celebrated a sensational victory at Arsenal.
West Ham full-back Aaron Cresswell said that manager Slaven Bilic got his tactics spot on as the Hammers beat Tottenham 1-0 on Wednesday night.
Gabriele Angella says he’s happy at QPR despite his lack of starts – and admits he has no idea where he will be playing next season.
YORKSHIRE EVENING POST
Leeds United have denied that midfielder Lewis Cook has a release clause in his contract allowing him to leave for £5m this summer.
Isak Ssewankambo is looking forward to a fresh start in Norway after things did not work out for him the way he had hoped at Derby County.
Matty Cash has announced he has signed a new deal with Nottingham Forest.
Francesco Guidolin will be back to lead Swansea City in their crunch relegation battle against Norwich having missed their shock safety-boosting win over Arsenal with a lung infection.
Blackpool have signed Newcastle youngster Liam Smith on loan until the end of the season.
Ola John would be happy to sign for Reading FC on a permanent basis this summer.
Brighton boss Chris Hughton admits he is spoilt for choice for the last 12 games of the promotion push.
Full-back Joe Bennett has called on officials to give Sheffield Wednesday top-scorer Fernando Forestieri more protection.
Ronny Deila has admitted that Sunday’s Scottish Cup clash against Morton carries huge significance for his own position after Celtic were held to a 0-0 draw against Dundee last night.