Tuesday, 6 October 2015

Klopp to Liverpool FC? Neymar to Man Utd? Benzema to Arsenal FC?

Jurgen Klopp
Jurgen Klopp (credit: PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images)
The Sun: Antony Martial has warned Manchester United fans: I’m not the new Thierry Henry.

Also: Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini face suspension within days after new claims about a £1.35million payment.

And: Liverpool hope to announce Jurgen Klopp as their new boss by the end of the week.

Plus: Jose Mourinho was whacked by the FA after being backed by Chelsea.

Daily Mirror: Jurgen Klopp is happy to work under Liverpool’s transfer system and looks certain to be unveiled as Liverpool manager before the end of this week.

Also: Sir Alex Ferguson has lifted the lid on his glittering 26-year reign at Manchester United and given a unique insight into what made him so successful.

Also: Sam Allardyce will be given first refusal on the Sunderland head coach job - with a warning their squad “simply isn’t good enough.”

Daily Star: Roman Abramovich yesterday publicly backed Jose Mourinho - but also warned him Chelsea should not be struggling.

Also: Jurgen Klopp is concerned his glowing reputation could take a battering at Liverpool because of their transfer policy.

Daily Mail: David Moyes has turned down an approach from Sunderland to become their new head coach.

Also: Jurgen Klopp has told Liverpool that he will only come to Anfield as Brendan Rodgers' replacement if he is given final say on transfers at the Barclays Premier League club.

Daily Express: Jose Mourinho has been given the unprecedented public backing of Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich.

Also: Manchester United are on red alert after Neymar and his representatives brought negotiations over a new deal at Barcelona to a halt, according to reports in Spain.

And: Liverpool hope to appoint Jurgen Klopp as their new manager by the end of the week after he expressed a willingness to return to management and oversee the club's revival.

Metro: Brendan Rodgers has broken his silence over his Liverpool sacking to thank the club, the fans and the players in a statement released via the League Managers Association.

Also: Ronald Koeman admits Southampton will struggle to hold on to Manchester United target Sadio Mane after the forward’s man-of-the-match display against Chelsea.

Daily Telegraph: Liverpool's decision to sack Brendan Rodgers just eight games into the new Premier League season could cost the club more than £10million.

The Times: Liverpool hope to have Jürgen Klopp installed as Brendan Rodgers’s successor by the end of this week after the former Borussia Dortmund manager indicated he is willing to take on the challenge of reviving their fortunes.

The Independent: Arsenal have been put on red alert after long-term target Karim Benzema expressed his disappointment after being continually substituted at Real Madrid this season, saying that he is "fed up" with his situation.

Also: Ched Evans is thought to harbour hopes of returning to professional football by the end of this season if the Court of Appeal overturns his rape conviction on the basis of new evidence that the Criminal Cases Review Commission (CCRC) now says could have helped his defence at his trial.