United's double defender swoop?
Thursday's transfer and managerial stories from at home and abroad
Daily Star: Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane will only join Manchester United if they appoint Jose Mourinho as manager.
Daily Star: Alternatively, United are among the bookies’ favourites to sign John Terry should he leave Chelsea this summer.
The Times: Roberto Martinez looks set to leave his role as Everton boss in the wake of Wednesday’s 3-0 defeat at Sunderland.
The Guardian: Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp wants to sign Rennes striker Ousmane Dembele in a deal which could reach £28m.
The Sun: Arsenal are interested in Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Granit Xhaka and Borussia Dortmund forward Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
Daily Mirror: Gunners’ boss Arsene Wenger will step up their interest in Juventus striker Alvaro Morata after Danny Welbeck was ruled out for nine months.
Don Balon: Cristiano Ronaldo has agreed to stay at Real Madrid – but only if they win the Champions League.
Marca: Manchester City are looking to bring in Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos.
Ruhr Nachrichten: City target Ilkay Gundogan has been told to sign a new contract with Borussia Dortmund or leave the club.