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Transfer rumours and paper review – Friday, May 27: Mourinho given ‘hands off’ warning over Chelsea star, Guardiola wants £200m Man City overhaul

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

Liverpool keen to sign £14m-rated Leicester ace

Drinkwater has impressed enough this season to earn a call-up to Roy Hodgson’s provisional England squad for Euro 2016. He made his first international appearance earlier in the year in a friendly against Holland, and won the Man of the Match award despite his side losing 2-1. Meanwhile, former United coach Rene Meulensteen has said

Leicester get heroes’ welcome in Bangkok

Media captionThe BBC’s Jonathan Head says Leicester City’s unexpected success has delighted Thailand’s football fans Members of Premier League-winning team Leicester City have arrived in Bangkok for a celebratory tour. Leicester City, who rose from likely relegation to league champions in just one season, are owned by Thai billionaire Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, who arranged their visit.

Eagles tracking Portland striker

Fanendo Adi’s representatives have revealed Crystal Palace have been in contact regarding a summer switch for the Portland striker. The Nigeria international has been a big hit in the MLS since moving from Copenhagen to the Timbers in 2014, netting a club-record 33 goals in 69 regular season games. Adi fired Portland to their first

Cellino’s son leaves Leeds board

Leeds United finished 13th in the Championship table Ercole Cellino, son of Leeds chairman Massimo, has left the Championship club’s board of directors. The 26-year-old was criticised last month after using Nazi hashtags on a post on Instagram. He had notified Companies House of his resignation on 28 March. In April, his brother Edoardo was

McNally exit ‘destabilising’ Norwich

David McNally (left, with Ed Balls) had been Norwich City chief executive since 2009 David McNally’s resignation as chief executive has “destabilised” Norwich City, says club chairman Ed Balls. McNally announced his resignation after their loss to Manchester United on left them four points from safety. “Nobody expected after [Sunday’s] Manchester United game we would