Football gossip: Mourinho given United assurance?

The latest football and transfer gossip from the newspapers and web

Friday, 29th April 2016, 1:03 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th May 2016, 3:12 pm
Jose Mourinho will reportedly be Manchester United's new manager

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.

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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.