Football gossip: Mourinho given United assurance?
The latest football and transfer gossip from the newspapers and web
The Sun: Jose Mourinho has reportedly been assured he will take over from Louis Van Gaal as Manchester United manager this summer.
Daily Mail: Whoever is in charge at Old Trafford could have Renato Sanches in their squad with United set to pay £46m for Benfica’s 18-year-old Portugues midfielder.
The Sun: United have joined Liverpool, Chelsea and Leicester City in the battle to sign non-league Lewes’ 16-year-old striker Charlie Coppola.
Daily Express: Alternatively, Liverpool have another forward in their sights with the agent of Dinamo Kiev striker Andriy Yarmolenko suggesting his client is heading for Anfield.
Daily Mail: Heading out of Anfield could be Joe Allen with speculation mounting that Swansea City want to take him back to the Liberty Stadium.
Evening Standard: Incoming Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has identified Theo Walcott as a possible summer target.
Daily Mirror: Chelsea star Willian is the latest target for the Chinese Super League with Guangzhou Evergrande eyeing a £50m swoop for the Brazilian international.
Daily Telegraph: Under pressure Everton manager Roberto Martinez could be sacked as the Goodison Park board meet to discuss his position.