Benzema moving from Madrid to Manchester?

Karim Benzema is a reported target for Manchester United
Karim Benzema is a reported target for Manchester United
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Wednesday’s transfer and managerial stories from the newspapers and web

The i: Jose Mourinho wants to make Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema one of his first signings at Manchester United.

Daily Mail: Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be Mourinho’s first target with £8m the mooted fee for the Paris St Germain striker.

Daily Star: Mourinho will bring Cristiano Ronaldo to Old Trafford if United meet Real Madrid’s £80m asking price.

Daily Mirror: Mourinho has told United to sign a new centre-back, right-sided midfielder, central midfielder and striker.

Daily Telegraph: However, United face a battle for Everton defender John Stones amid interest from Manchester City and Barcelona.

The Sun: Ryan Giggs will be offered the role of United’s Under-21 boss to keep him at Old Trafford.

Daily Mirror: Southampton manager Ronald Koeman will sign a new two-year deal to stay at St Mary’s.

Daily Express: Chelsea have told Everton to forget their £65m asking price for striker Romelu Lukaku.

Daily Telegraph: Roberto di Matteo is now the leading candidate for the Aston Villa managerial role.