A round-up of sports and football stories from the UK newspapers and websites including news from Liverpool, Spurs, QPR, Arsenal, England and Sweden.
DAILY MIRROR: Swedish star Zlatan Ibrahimovic, 31, has urged Liverpool’s Steven Gerrard to move to a club capable of winning major trophies before it’s too late.
DAILY STAR: Spurs assistant boss Steffen Freund insists the balance of power in north London has shifted away from the Gunners since he was a player at White Hart Lane.
THE SUN: QPR want to sign former Chelsea striker Nicolas Anelka, 33, from Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua to help them out of the Premier League relegation zone.
DAILY MAIL: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is considering ditching his favoured back-four formation to tighten up the team’s defence.
DAILY EXPRESS: Referee Mark Clattenburg’s fight to clear his name gathered momentum when the police last night dropped their investigation into allegations against him.
THE INDEPENDENT: Roy Hodgson has warned Wilfried Zaha that he would not beg the young Ivory Coast-born prodigy to commit his international future to England.
THE GUARDIAN: The Premier League TV rights deal is set to top £5bn for the first time.
DAILY TELEGRAPH: Liverpool are in talks to extend their shirt sponsorship deal with banking firm Standard Chartered.