Wednesday’s football stories from the papers and web
The Independent: Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho could have his one-match touchline ban doubled if he contests a charge of verbally using ref Mark Clattenburg.
Daily Mirror: Mourinho wants United to back him with a £50m move for Atletico Madrid defender Jose Gimenez.
The Sun: United are also concerned Marcus Rashford is suffering from fatigue.
Daily Mirror: David Moyes faces the sack if Sunderland fail to beat Bournemouth on Saturday; a game when he’s serving a touchline ban.
The Independent: Chelsea may be willing to pay some of Cesc Fabregas’ wage to push through a January loan move.
Daily Mail: Manchester City have been scouting Palmeiras’ Colombian defender Yerry Mina – but Barcelona have first option.