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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

‘It was just carnage’

Media captionManchester United’s coach was attacked on the way into Upton Park Tuesday night saw West Ham United’s last match at the Boleyn Ground ahead of the team’s move to the London Olympic Stadium next season. What started as an evening of celebration in East London turned ugly as the coach carrying their opponents, Manchester

Origi in Europa final contention

Divock Origi has made rapid progress from his ankle injury and could be fit to return for Liverpool in the Europa League final. The striker was initially ruled out for the rest of the season after he suffered an ankle injury against Everton three weeks ago when he was on the receiving end of a

Derby’s Thorne suffers double leg break

George Thorne’s injury will rule him out of Derby’s Championship play-off semi-finals against Hull Derby County midfielder George Thorne will miss his side’s play-off campaign after suffering a double leg break, the Championship club have confirmed. Thorne, 23, was hurt in Saturday’s 1-0 home defeat by Ipswich and is expected to be out of action

Charlton to speak to Cobblers’ Wilder

Chris Wilder’s Northampton Town finished the season on a 24-match unbeaten run Charlton have been given permission to speak to Northampton boss Chris Wilder and his assistant Alan Knill after triggering a clause in their contracts. The Cobblers finished this season as League Two champions under Wilder. “My relationship with the chairman and the fans

I’ve no need to return to Wales – Page

Rob Page took over as Port Vale manager from Micky Adams in October 2014 Port Vale manager Rob Page says there is no truth in reports linking him to the head coach’s job with Championship side Cardiff City, his boyhood heroes. Cardiff are looking for a new boss following the decision to move Russell Slade

Carrick eyes Cup gold

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick believes winning the FA Cup would turn his side’s season into a success. The Red Devils booked their place in the tournamentÂ’s final for the first time since 2007 with a 2-1 win over Everton and will now face either Crystal Palace or Watford on May 21. United have endured

I’d say Baba Rahman was injured but he was taken off because his mistake, admits Chelsea’s Guus Hiddink

Guus Hiddink revealed his decision to substitute Baba Rahman at half-time in Chelsea’s 2-1 Premier League win at Southampton owed entirely to the defender’s poor performance, adding his left-back was not carrying an injury. Rahman had been criticised by Fabregas for giving the ball away, suggesting Hiddink is not the only one losing patience with