MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS
Manchester United have held informal talks with Chelsea winger Willian’s representatives ahead of the summer transfer window.
Pep Guardiola is closing in on Jorginho, with the Napoli midfielder considering Manchester City the ‘natural choice’ if he moves to the Premier League.
LONDON EVENING STANDARD
Arsenal are in talks to make Borussia Dortmund defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos their first signing of the post-Arsene Wenger era.
Tottenham forward Heung-min Son has revealed he played the final six weeks of the season on painkillers after a minor ankle injury.
Arsenal face a major challenge if they are to secure the signing of Jean-Michael Seri as Manchester City and Chelsea weigh up moves for the Nice midfielder.
Emre Can will travel with the Liverpool squad to their training camp in Marbella ahead of the Champions League final.
Joselu admits he wants to score more goals for Newcastle next season but believes he has shown his worth in other aspects of play this season.
West Brom will decide whether to sign Egyptian centre-back Ali Gabr permanently when the club’s managerial post is filled.
Reports in Germany suggest Hannover 96 are confident they can persuade Kevin Wimmer to join the club from Stoke City.
Stoke City midfielder Geoff Cameron is almost resigned to leaving the club after six years if Paul Lambert remains as manager.
Port Vale boss Neil Aspin has revealed he has at least two midfielders and two strikers on his summer hit list as he looks to rebuild the squad.
Tony Mowbray is targeting young, hungry players who see Rovers as a step up in their career during the summer window.
Sean Dyche will speak to ‘people he can rely on’ to get an opinion on the challenges awaiting Burnley in Europe.
Eddie Howe said he was “absolutely focused” in his post as Bournemouth boss – but admitted it was unlikely he would follow in the footsteps of Arsene Wenger.
Goalkeeper Ryan Allsop has admitted his future lies away from the Vitality Stadium following a five-and-a-half year stay.
Leicester City are preparing a £15m bid to land Manchester City’s Patrick Roberts, according to reports.
Nice striker Alassane Plea, who has been linked with a move to Leicester City, has said he is ready for a new challenge.
Danny Simpson says he is ready to fight for Leicester City’s right-back spot amid interest in Ricardo Pereira.
YORKSHIRE EVENING POST
Leeds United are targeting out-of-contract Hull City striker Abel Hernandez.
Derby County manager Gary Rowett is expecting to have to balance the books again in this summer’s transfer market.
Liverpool have joined the race for Nottingham Forest’s highly-rated 16-year-old Matthew Bondswell, according to reports.
Nottingham Forest remain ‘in discussions’ over how they can help Juan Fuentes, as he continues his recovery from injury.
THE PINK UN
Norwich frontman Nelson Oliveira expects his future to be sorted before next season.
Speculation linking Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke with a summer switch to Bundesliga club Eintracht Frankfurt is set to end as local newspaper Frankfurter Rundschau reports that Adi Hutter will be appointed.
THE BOLTON NEWS
Phil Parkinson intends to plough on at Bolton despite the ongoing uncertainty over his own position since the end of the season.
WIGAN EVENING POST
Chey Dunkley insists there’s ‘plenty’ more to come from him despite a magnificent debut campaign with Wigan Athletic.
Chief executive Ron Gourlay says money is available for manager Paul Clement to strengthen the Reading squad this summer.
Brighton boss Chris Hughton has welcomed the early shutdown of the summer transfer window.