LONDON EVENING STANDARD
Diego Maradona has advised former club Napoli to sign Harry Kane if they sell Gonzalo Higuain this summer.
Chelsea’s hopes of signing Leonardo Bonucci have been handed a boost after the Juventus defender refused to rule out a move to Stamford Bridge.
Wojciech Szczesny’s days as an Arsenal player may be numbered after the Polish goalkeeper confirmed that Roma had begun talks about another deal for their loanee.
MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS
Edgar Davids believes Louis van Gaal is preparing Manchester United for years of success.
Former Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez has revealed he turned down the chance to move to Serie A before leaving Old Trafford for Bayer Leverkusen.
Former Manchester City and Real Madrid striker Jose Angel Pozo has backed the Blues to reach the Champions League final is they contain Madrid’s star-studded attack.
Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren says his last-minute winner against Borussia Dortmund was the best moment of his career.
Borussia Dortmund have confirmed their interest in signing Liverpool target Mario Gotze.
Former Newcastle forward Hatem Ben Arfa has described his revival with Nice as a “miracle” after he felt the “noose tightening” on his career during his failed loan spell at Hull City.
Sunderland goalkeeper Vito Mannone says every game feels like a Champions League final as the Black Cats look to avoid relegation.
Former Newcastle manager Graeme Souness has backed Sunderland to overcome the Magpies and Norwich in the race for Premier League survival.
Jermain Defoe has revealed how the influence of ex-Sunderland boss Paolo Di Canio has continued to ensure he thrives at the top level.
Stiliyan Petrov has sensationally revealed how he wants to return to professional football with Aston Villa.
EXPRESS & STAR
Tony Pulis expressed his delight at West Brom’s draw at Spurs and hopes the result answers the question marks hanging over his team.
Kenny Jackett has taken full responsibility for Wolves’ recent poor form by declaring: ‘The buck stops with me.’
Stoke chairman Peter Coates says he sympathises with Mark Hughes after suffering several injuries and a desperate run of results.
THE DAILY ECHO
Jose Fonte has snubbed suggestions Manchester City’s Champions League ties with Real Madrid will aid the Saints ahead of Sunday’s Premier League clash.
Burnley midfielder Joey Barton insists the Clarets are targeting the Sky Bet Championship title this season.
5000/1 shots Leicester City have plummeted as low as 1/25 on to win the Premier League title after Spurs’ draw with West Brom.
Former Nottingham Forest manager Dougie Freedman regrets selling Michail Antonio to West Ham.
THE PINK UN
Gary O’Neil’s contract talks at Norwich City are on hold until the end of the season.
Liam Rosenior has vowed to be fit for Brighton’s crunch promotion lash with Derby County.
Mick McCarthy believes the hype surrounding Andre Dozzell is justified following his dramatic goalscoring introduction against Sheffield Wednesday.
Eddie Howe believes Joshua King’s desire to improve has been a key factor in the striker’s impressive debut season at Bournemouth.
Mark Warburton hopes to complete the majority of his summer shopping by the time Rangers return to pre-season action this summer.