Jose Mourinho was opposed to the idea of taking Gareth Bale back to Tottenham, reports The Telegraph.
The Portuguese has been relieved of his duties in north London, with it now emerging that he never wanted to bring in a familiar face on loan from Real Madrid.
West Brom will be doing all they can to keep Sam Johnstone on their books, reports the Express and Star.
The highly-rated goalkeeper – who has been drafted into the England squad this season – has seen a summer move to Tottenham mooted as the Baggies battle to avoid relegation out of the Premier League.
Liverpool are plotting a summer swoop for Aston Villa striker Ollie Watkins – according to Football Insider.
Jurgen Klopp is eager to fresh up his attack after a turbulent 2020-21 campaign, with the 25-year-old among those being considered for a switch to Anfield.
Watkins has scored in both of Villa’s games against Liverpool this season, and has 12 to his name across 30 Premier League appearances in total.
Leeds United have identified Arsenal loanee Ainsley Maitland-Niles as a transfer target – according to The Mirror.
The Whites are planning to launch a summer bid for the 23-year-old, who is currently on loan at West Brom, but could face competition from fellow Premier League outfit Crystal Palace.
Monaco have also been linked with Maitland-Niles, who still has two years to run on his current deal at Arsenal.
Tottenham have made RB Leipzig manager Julian Nagelsmann their top candidate to replace Jose Mourinho, reports the Daily Mail.
Spurs sacked Jose Mourinho on Monday after a year and a half in charge, with the club sitting seventh in the Premier League table.
Nagelsmann is open to taking over Spurs but it could cost up to £10 million ($14m) to release him from RB Leipzig.
According to Daily Mail, Ed Woodward held an emergency briefing with ‘seriously unimpressed’ Manchester United players at Carrington on Monday morning.
The big six clubs could be blocked from signing foreign players amid the push to join the European Super League. Per Mail.
Manchester United legend Eric Cantona says the views of supporters should have been taken into account before the European Super League was revealed.
Chelsea have stepped up their interest in Bayern Munich defender Niklas Sule, according to reports.
Jose Mourinho was sacked by Tottenham Hotspur following chairman Daniel Levy’s decision to accelerate the appointment of a new manager – prompted by the interest in young German coach Julian Nagelsmann from perennial Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich. Per Telegraph.
According to Mirror, Edinson Cavani has informed Manchester United chiefs he will be leaving this summer, according to multiple reports in South America.