Wenger is the wanted man

Wednesday's managerial and transfer news from the newspapers and web

Wednesday, 29th June 2016, 7:38 am
Updated Wednesday, 29th June 2016, 9:43 am
Arsene Wenger is reportedly the number one choice to replace Roy Hodgson as England manager

Daily Star: Arsene Wenger is top of the FA’s list to replace Roy Hodgson as England boss.

Daily Mirror: England Under-21 manager Gareth Southgate could be interim boss for a year while the FA waits for the right candidate to become available.

Daily Mail: Tottenham will sign Marseille’s Belgian striker Michy Batshuayi.

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The Guardian: On the other hand, Batshuayi will instead join Chelsea for an initial fee of £33.2m.

The Sun: Leicester City are in pole position to sign Republic of Ireland winger Robbie Brady from Norwich City for £12m.

Daily Telegraph: Spanish winger Nolito is flying in for talks on Wednesday as he closes in on a move to Manchester City.

Daily Mirror: Inter Milan honorary president Massimo Moratti has urged the club’s new Chinese owners to sign west Ham’s Dimitri Payet.

The Sun: Southampton are set to outbid Stoke City and pay £16m for West Brom’s Saido Berahino.

Daily Star: Middlesbrough could sign Newcastle United keeper Tim Krul as the Magpies prepare the £5m signing of Gent’s Matz Sels.