LONDON EVENING STANDARD
Chelsea have stepped up negotiations with Roma over their midfielder Radja Nainggolan.
Jose Mourinho will seek control over Manchester United’s transfer strategy as part of any deal to become the club’s next manager.
Meanwhile, Everton centre-back John Stones, Zenit St Petersburg defender Ezequiel Garay and out-of-contract striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic are thought to be targets for Mourinho.
Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri has urged reported Arsenal target Alvaro Morata to remain in Serie A with the Italian champions.
West Ham are considering a loan move for Argentine striker Jonathan Calleri as they look to boost their squad for next season’s Europa League.
MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS
Manchester United are prepared to wait for an answer from Ryan Giggs about the job offer the club made for him to stay on at Old Trafford.
Mourinho has earmarked Brian Kidd as a shock replacement for Ryan Giggs if the Man Utd great ends his Old Trafford relationship.
Ilkay Gundogan is on the verge of completing a £17.8million move to Manchester City, according to reports in Germany.
Kolo Toure will not be offered a new deal by Liverpool when his contract runs out this summer, according to reports..
Mario Gotze’s father, Jurgen Gotze, says he knows nothing about a proposed move to Liverpool for the Bayern Munich midfielder.
Unai Emery has responded to rumours linking him with the Everton job, saying: “I’m very good at Sevilla.”
Speculation surrounds Gael Bigirimana’s Newcastle future with the midfielder being offered to Championship and League One clubs for transfer.
Sunderland are weighing up a move for Lyon winger Rachid Ghezzal.
Newcastle forward Siem de Jong has admitted he will consider going out on loan – but says he would prefer not to return to Holland.
Middlesbrough are closing in on a deal to sign Ajax winger Viktor Fischer.
Brian Little is expected to play a part in the future of Aston Villa under new owner Dr Tony Xia.
Birmingham City have been linked with a move for striker Bobby Zamora.
EXPRESS AND STAR
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater is a target for Liverpool, according to reports.
Nottingham Forest could be set for a tug of war with arch rivals Derby County for Bradford manager Phil Parkinson.
Stoke City are ready to smash their record transfer fee for a third window running, according to chief executive Tony Scholes.
New Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers will look to get advice from Martin O’Neill and Neil Lennon as he starts his reign at Celtic Park.