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
Not many fans would show up in their thousands to offer this kind of support ahead of a relegation scrap. But these were the amazing scenes greeting Werder Bremen’s team as they arrived for their crucial match against relegation rivals Frankfurt. The club, starting the day in the drop zone and a point behind their opponents,
Rafa Benitez is set to keep faith with the players he’s used at Newcastle in what may be his last game in charge against Spurs. Benitez is expected to select from the same group he’s largely relied on since taking over for the final months of the campaign but, following relegation, both the manager and
Everton have axed boss Roberto Martinez after a dreadfully disappointing season. Everton’s dreadful run of form in the league continued at Sunderland on Wednesday night, where they lost 3-0, making it just one win in their last 10 games.
There have been demonstrations by fans at matches and further protests were said to be
And he threw his potential new employers a Champions League lifeline. Mane’s terrific treble coupled with Shane Long’s 100th goal in English football left boss Manuel Pellegrini regretting his call to leave out City’s big hitters. Pellegrini dropped top-scorer Sergio Aguero to the bench while captain Vincent Kompany and key man Kevin De Bruyne were
Brentford look set to be without Jake Bidwell for the west London derby with Fulham. The left-back suffered a hamstring injury during the 2-0 defeat at Hull and is not expected to feature.
Lasse Vibe is rated 50/50 due to a hamstring problem and Marco Djuricin has a calf knock.
But Philipp Hofmann (back) and