Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday's newspapers... Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is close to agreeing ...
Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday's newspapers...
- Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is close to agreeing a new three-year deal at the club, which would see his current £1m-a-year wage upped to £4.5 million. (The Sun)
- Liverpool forward Daniel Sturridge has emerged as a transfer target for Napoli, according to reports in Italy. Per Sempre Napoli say the Serie A club could attempt to sign the 26-year-old at the end of the season with funds from the likely departure of Gonzalo Higuain.
- Tottenham look to be in a transfer battle with rivals Arsenal for the signing of Juventus striker Alvaro Morata. Still, that has not stopped speculation that Arsenal could pay as much as £50million to land him in the summer.
- John Terry will be offered a quick route into management at Danish club Brondby if the out-of-contract Chelsea captain leaves Stamford Bridge in the summer. (Daily Mirror)
- Manchester United have renewed hope of signing Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani this summer. (L'Equipe)
- Arsenal have tabled a £13million bid for Roma starlet Umar Sadiq, according to the player’s agent. (The Sun)
- The north London club have also been linked with a summer transfer move for Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez, 21. (Metro)
- Bologna forward Mattia Destro, 24, is also keen on a move to Old Trafford, should Jose Mourinho get the manager's job next season. (Metro)
- Liverpool are to hold talks next week over the prospective signing of Piotr Zielinski from Udinese. The 21-year-old has impressed during a two-season loan at Empoli. (Daily Mail)
- West Ham are set to battle Liverpool and Arsenal to sign 25-year-old Norway international Havard Nordtveit from Borussia Monchengladbach this summer. (FourFourTwo)
- Brendan Rodgers would be interested in a return to Swansea, should the Welsh club make contact ahead of the 2016-17 campaign. (South Wales Evening Post)
- Diego Costa will ESCAPE an FA charge for his alleged ‘bite’ on Everton’s Gareth Barry. But he still faces an extra game ban because he refused to leave the pitch when he was sent off in the Blues’ FA Cup defeat to the Toffees. (Daily Mirror)