MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS
Manchester United chief scout Jim Lawlor has been monitoring Pachuca winger Hirving Lozano, according to the Pachuca president.
Jose Mourinho has been lined up to replace Louis van Gaal at Manchester United, claims former Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon.
Former Man City manager Roberto Mancini is planning another attempt to bring Yaya Toure to the San Siro after targeting the midfielder last summer.
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Tottenham are watching Utrecht forward Sebastien Haller as they put together their summer transfer plans.
Stoke City are planning a 20m pounds bid for Tottenham transfer target Saido Berahino when the season ends.
Former Bayern Munich star Lothar Matthaus has urged Liverpool transfer target Mario Gotze to re-join Borussia Dortmund.
Rafa Benitez says Newcastle cannot sign another goalkeeper on a free transfer following Rob Elliot’s injury and should rally around Karl Darlow.
West Brom are braced for fresh offers for striker Saido Berahino following reports of an imminent 20m pounds bid from Stoke City.
Bojan Krkic says he would love the chance to replace the injured Jon Walters against Swansea on Saturday.
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Hull City boss Steve Bruce admits he’s “very flattered” to be linked with the vacant Aston Villa job but is focused on securing promotion with the Tigers.
Former Leicester striker Alan Smith believes the Foxes have the chance to become one of Europe’s big clubs next season and should take their fearless attitude into the Champions League.
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Francesco Guidolin insists his players are not being distracted by speculation over his future as Swansea boss.
Alexandre Pato could make his Chelsea debut at Aston Villa on Saturday as Guus Hiddink considers resting his South American players coming back from international duty.
Frank Lampard has backed Antonio Conte to bring the good times back to Stamford Bridge next season.
Former Nottingham Forest midfielder Michael Stewart believes ex-Hearts boss Csaba Laszlo could be a good “left-field” candidate for the vacant manager’s job at the City Ground.
Interim Bolton boss Jimmy Phillips says Jay Spearing will give his all in training despite being held out of match-day squads due to a contractual clause that pays him 100,000 pounds if he plays again this season.
Jussi Jaaskelainen has signed a one-year extension at Wigan that keeps him at the club until 2017.
Burnley defender Stephen Ward has revealed he pulled out of a move to Brighton at the last minute two seasons ago after a loan spell at the club.
Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy has not ruled himself out of the running for the opening at Aston Villa.
Partick Thistle have confirmed attacker Ryan Edwards has signed a contract extension until 2017.