All the top stories and transfer rumors from Friday’s national papers…
Chelsea must pay at least £45m to win the race for Brighton defender Marc Cucurella and will have to beat competition from Manchester City and Tottenham to land the Spanish left-back.
Newcastle are set to offer Karl Darlow to Manchester United as part of a deal to land Dean Henderson.
Man Utd have received a transfer boost as Aurelien Tchouameni’s targeted move to Real Madrid has been delayed due to complications over tax payments, according to reports.
Aaron Wan-Bissaka wants a new contract at Manchester United but has been told to wait for Erik ten Hag’s verdict on his future.
Everton striker Richarlison faces an uncertain future ahead of a possible departure from Goodison Park this summer with Tottenham, Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain interested in the Brazilian.
Dan Ashworth could arrive as Newcastle sporting director in time for the summer transfer window after negotiations with Brighton reopen.
The £3m purchase of Arsenal for Sao Paulo striker Marquinhos is headed for a bizarre legal battle as it emerges the teenager has already signed a pre-contract deal with Wolves.
Tottenham have placed a £25m valuation on midfielder Harry Winks, with the England international due to leave this summer.
Sam Johnstone is prioritizing securing a No.1 role in a bid to boost his England prospects as Crystal Palace emerge as contenders for his signature.
Derby star Malcolm Ebiowei finds himself at the center of a four-way battle between Manchester United, Newcastle, Tottenham and Crystal Palace as he nears a decision on his future.
Wolves are preparing for interest in Raúl Jiménez this summer with the Mexico striker lined up to return to Spanish football.
Lyon will hear offers for their top stars this summer after failing to qualify for European football left them open to selling Lucas Paquetá, Moussa Dembele and Houssem Aouar.
Manchester United have commissioned a leak inspector to work at Old Trafford and the club decided to act after learning of complaints about water leaking from the roof of their stadium.
The Football Association is set to investigate claims that Neil Warnock demanded parts of his players’ salaries to select them for matches.
Signe Bruun will not return to Manchester United Women this summer following her loan spell with the club last season.
West Ham manager David Moyes is considering signing Burnley striker Maxwel Cornet following their relegation from the Premier League at the weekend.
Southampton managers Craig Fleming, Kelvin Davis and Dave Watson received the news of his dismissal via video calls, without Ralph Hasenhuttl or any of the new owners making an appearance to explain the reasons for the decision.
Wimbledon is erasing “Miss” and “Mrs” in a revamp of its boards of honor for winners as part of the latest campaign for equality at the All England Club.
Manchester United are seeking the final answer from Frenkie de Jong on whether the midfielder wants to join the Barcelona club this summer.
RC Lens midfielder Cheick Doucoure is attracting a lot of interest from Premier League sides this summer, with Arsenal among the interested parties.
Raphinha has set her heart on moving to Barcelona this summer and doesn’t want Leeds to block her dream move because it played a major role in her successful fight for survival.
Newcastle United’s desire to improve their substandard training ground this summer may be held back by the need for a bat rest survey at the Darsley Park facility.
Chelsea players whose contracts are due to expire soon are keen to hear the plans and ambitions of the club’s new owners before renewing long-term deals.
The Hearts chief executive promised that money will be made available to Robbie Neilson to build a bigger squad in preparation for European and domestic football.
Senior RFU officials are discussing a proposal to overhaul England’s management structure that would result in their next head coach not being able to wield as much power as Eddie Jones.
Premier League clubs face losing England players in half of their league games next season due to mandatory rest periods and clashes with international matches in a truncated campaign ahead of the Rugby World Cup. .
THE SCOTTISH SUN
Vincent Kompany could be ready for a sensational last-minute attempt to wrest Shaun Maloney from Dundee with the former Man City captain eager to link up with his former Belgium manager if he takes over at Burnley.
Rangers want to land youngster Cameron Cooper from Partick Thistle, and the Gers are willing to pay compensation to get the Scotland U17 international this summer.