All the highest tales and broadcast gossip from Friday’s nationwide papers…
Erik ten Hag has blocked the sale of Anthony Martial and Donny van de Beek by Manchester United this summer time.
Jules Kounde has forged doubt on his £55million transfer to Chelsea after turning up unannounced for Sevilla’s pre-season tour.
Chelsea’s new proprietor Todd Boehly and a consortium of traders should sensationally rebuild Stamford Bridge one after the other. SunSport has been instructed the brand new house owners plan to redevelop the bridge in phases, with the stands being changed and upgraded one after the other.
Manchester United defender Raphael Varane has referred to as team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo a “legend” and insists nobody within the dressing room thinks the crew can be higher off with out him.
Danny Welbeck has revealed his unimaginable physique transformation forward of the brand new season.
Bordeaux striker Hwang Ui-Jo claims he has a switch supply to hitch West Ham this summer time.
Erling Haaland must wait till Saturday to make his first look for Manchester Metropolis, however Jack Grealish has predicted his new team-mate shall be “unstoppable” after hitting prime kind.
Kevin Mbabu is one step away from becoming a member of Fulham from Wolfsburg and can journey to satisfy the membership on their tour of Portugal and bear a medical. Fulham are additionally inquisitive about a second mortgage deal for Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Sergio Rico after his 2018-19 spell.
West Ham have blocked Issa Diop’s proposed transfer to Fulham after their new centre-back Nayef Aguerd picked up an ankle harm in Tuesday’s 3-1 pleasant away to Rangers and could possibly be out for not less than a month.
Aaron Ramsey has been not noted of Juventus’ squad for his or her tour of the US because the membership try and terminate the midfielder’s contract, which has one yr remaining on it.
The PFA plans to place strain on soccer’s governing physique to fund a pension scheme for England’s feminine gamers and different feminine professionals after securing a brand new £76m payout for male gamers’ pensions.
Jason Kokrak, the American world No.36, has misplaced certainly one of his most important sponsors after asserting he had signed up for the Saudi-funded insurgent tour, LIV.
The RFU may look to put England coaches with a world aspect, corresponding to in Georgia, as a part of planning for all times after Eddie Jones.
The RFU will talk about anti-social habits by supporters at its subsequent council assembly amid considerations about dysfunction at sporting occasions.
Alexandre Lacazette will miss Lyon’s subsequent pre-season pleasant after being attacked by wasps in coaching.
Manchester United’s flight from Melbourne to Perth has been delayed after a navy jet reportedly landed on the runway and blocked the aircraft.
Brighton & Hove Albion may triple their cash on Marc Cucurella after slapping a hefty price ticket on the Manchester Metropolis goal.
Adebayo Akinfenwa has achieved a fast retirement turnaround after being filmed enjoying for Hashtag United.
Thomas Tuchel could 2022-2023 to be caught with a number of undesirable gamers for the 2018 marketing campaign as prime golf equipment are reluctant to signal offers with the Premier League giants for his or her out-of-form stars.
The German supervisor is claimed to be eager to dump Michy Batshuayi, Kenedy, Malang Sarri, Ross Barkley, Timo Werner and Kepa in the summertime switch window, however there was little curiosity within the Chelsea flops to this point.
Loyal followers of cash-strapped Derby County are being inspired to take out short-term loans at 42 per cent curiosity to pay for his or her season tickets as a result of the membership doesn’t supply a direct debit cost possibility.
Anthony Martial will stay at Manchester United this summer time after reviving his Outdated Trafford profession. Martial has scored three objectives in as many video games on tour in Cristiano Ronaldo’s absence and new supervisor Erik ten Hag has determined he is not going to be bought.
Jack Grealish has been so scorching this pre-season that he stormed straight again into the Manchester Metropolis dressing room to verify the footage of the refereeing selections of Wednesday’s pleasant.
Manchester United striker Cristiano Ronaldo is able to take a giant pay minimize to depart Outdated Trafford this summer time.
Thomas Muller spared no time in banning Arsenal’s ties following Bayern Munich’s 6-2 pre-season win over Wayne Rooney’s DC United.
Southampton are in talks to signal Bordeaux striker Sekou Mara. The highly-rated 19-year-old has attracted curiosity from Premier League golf equipment corresponding to Newcastle, Aston Villa and Leeds, however Southampton have stepped up from their rivals.
Barcelona are making one final try and persuade Jules Kounde to hitch them forward of Chelsea.
Manchester Metropolis are making an improved supply for Brighton full-back Marc Cucurella after their £30m bid was rejected.
Tottenham sporting director Fabio Paratici held talks with AC Milan over a mortgage transfer for defender Japhet Tanganga on Thursday.
Novak Djokovic has been named to the shortlist for the US Open, however will nonetheless not be capable to compete except the US authorities makes a dramatic U-turn on their vaccine protocols.
Barcelona are reportedly set to make a last-ditch try and snap up Sevilla star Jules Kounde from Chelsea this summer time.
Mikel Arteta has admitted he wants to dump plenty of Arsenal gamers to whittle down his squad forward of the brand new season – with as much as eight gamers dealing with the axe.
Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo insists the membership have already got a “great squad” amid rumors linking them with Cristiano Ronaldo.
Manchester United switch goal Benjamin Pavard isn’t in need of confidence and has already declared he’s “extra full” than Liverpool star Trent Alexander-Arnold.
Spain defender Marc Cucurella is “disenchanted” on the price ticket Brighton placed on him because of Man Metropolis’s curiosity, in line with switch professional Fabrizio Romano.
Graham Potter is reportedly eager so as to add former Hoffenheim star Florian Grillitsch to his Brighton squad earlier than the beginning of the season.
Arsenal ahead Eddie Nketiah believes he can play alongside summer time arrival Gabriel Jesus from Manchester Metropolis.
Tottenham are mentioned to have failed in a bid to swap Joe Rodon for Roma midfielder Nicolo Zaniolo. Antonio Conte additionally provided £25m for the centre-back, however former supervisor Jose Mourinho turned it down.
Chelsea supervisor Thomas Tuchel has admitted he struggles to grasp Timo Werner’s current suggestion that he can be comfortable to modify golf equipment within the close to future.
Tottenham ace Japhet Tanganga is reportedly attracting curiosity from Celtic, Bournemouth and Monaco, even supposing his present employers have opened switch talks with AC Milan.
Experiences in Portugal declare that Liverpool are able to open formal talks with Sporting over the signing of Matheus Nunes. The 23-year-old midfielder is at the moment among the many hottest targets in European soccer, with Chelsea lately investigating a deal for the ace and Manchester Metropolis additionally monitoring him.
Barcelona are mentioned to have knowledgeable Chelsea in personal talks that they may signal Manchester United’s Frenkie de Jong. The Dutch midfielder has been linked with a transfer to Outdated Trafford all summer time, however after weeks of tedious negotiations no deal has been reached – and the Blues may pounce.
THE SCOTTISH SUN
Rangers captain James Tavernier has signed a brand new two-year take care of the Scottish giants.
Tavernier has two years left on his present contract and is eligible for a switch from the Ibrox aspect in 2025.
Leigh Griffiths is coaching with Livingston however Davie Martindale says he is not going to rejoin the membership.
Connor Barron will miss Aberdeen’s Premier League curtain-raiser at Celtic Park after Jim Goodwin revealed the midfielder has aggravated a knee harm.