Stoke forward Marko Arnautovic is on the verge of joining Everton, according to reports in Austria. The 27-year-old has only a year left on his deal at the Britannia Stadium and is understood to have a £12.5m release clause in his contract.
New Everton manager Ronald Koeman is looking to bolster his forward options and
Here are the top transfer-related stories in Friday’s newspapers… Reports are varied over how much Jose Mourinho will be paid in his deal to become Manchester United, with the Daily Express quoting £10million-a-year, while the Daily Mail claim he will earn £15m-a-year in the Old Trafford hotseat. It is also reported the Portuguese coach will get
2. The Rooney delusion Van Gaal used to argue that Danny Blind, who led Ajax’s 1995 Champions League-winning side, was his greatest captain. His thinking changed and he then argued that Wayne Rooney had replaced the Dutchman in the pecking order. Yet however positive an influence the Englishman has proved off the field, the issue
CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE TO SEE SOME OF THE BEST REACTION The majority of Red Devils fans clearly hoped their Dutch boss would take the opportunity of a dead rubber against Bournemouth to try out some academy players. But Van Gaal has not changed the line-up he would have fielded if Sunday’s game had
While youngster Marcus Rashford and the likes of Fabian Delph and Andros Townsend received surprise call-ups, some others weren’t so lucky. CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE TO SEE THE 23-MAN SQUAD OF SNUBBED ENGLAND PLAYERS.
Dominic Iorfa has won two England Under-21 caps this season Wolves head coach Kenny Jackett says the Championship club have not yet had any official approach for England Under-21 defender Dominic Iorfa. Iorfa, who has played 44 games this season, has been linked to several southern-based Premier League clubs. But Jackett remains unconcerned until interest
FC Bayern München are bidding to avoid losing in the UEFA Champions League semi-finals to Spanish opposition for the third season running, although Club Atlético de Madrid have recent form when it comes to impressive away last-four performances. • Atlético also hold the upper hand in the tie, scoring the only goal of the first
Here are the top transfer-related stories in Thursday’s newspapers and online… Arsenal are lining up a stunning move for Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who will leave Paris Saint-Germain as a free agent this summer. But they will have to centend with Manchester United for the star’s signature, with the Red Devils willing to offer him a
In Premier League history there have been plenty of flops, but not all have arrived with big expectations. But some have come with fans expecting them to tear up the top flight and take their teams to the very top. CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE AS WE COUNT DOWN THE 20 SIGNINGS WHO FAILED TO