Here are the top transfer-related stories in Thursday’s newspapers and online..
Manchester United have asked Jose Mourinho to wait a year for the Old Trafford job, meaning Louis van Gaal could see out his contract as Red Devils boss. But the axed Chelsea coach wants to be back in football this summer. (The Sun)
Eden Hazard has performed a U-turn and told Chelsea he wants to stay at the club this summer, with the Belgian “100 per cent prepared to stay” and work with new manager Antonio Conte. (Daily Mail)
However, Nemanja Maticdoes looks set to quit the Blues this summer, with a £20million transfer to Juventus already agreed. (Daily Star)
Conte is keen on sealing the £42million arrival of striker Gonzalo Higuain this summer, but the Argentine is not prepared to be second choice behind Diego Costa. (Daily Mail)
Juan Cuadrado will return to Stamford Bridge at the end of the season after spending the season on loan at Juventus. (Daily Star)
Newcastle striker Ayoze Perez is a shock target for Spanish giants Barcelona. (Daily Mirror)
Leicester City want to strengthen their Premier League-winning squad by signing Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Thorgan Hazard – The 23-year-old is the brother of Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard. (Het Laatste Nieuws)