Gossip column: Cristiano Ronaldo, Mourinho, Costa, Robben

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Former Tottenham winger David Ginola believes Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo, 30, and Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho, 52, will move to Ligue 1 champions Paris St-Germain next year. (BT Sport)

Chelsea want Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann, 24, and will make a £40m bid for the French forward. (Sunday Express)

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Chelsea boss Mourinho is ready to send striker Radamel Falcao, 29, back to Monaco if an agreement can be reached with the Ligue 1 club to end his season-long loan spell. (Sun on Sunday)

The Blues will try to sell striker Diego Costa, 27, in January - and the club are also in the market for two new strikers. (Sunday Mirror)

Fifa president Sepp Blatter and Uefa counterpart Michel Platini, who wanted to succeed the Swiss at world football's governing body, could be banned for six years by Christmas over a payment made to the Frenchman in 2011. Both men deny wrongdoing. (Mail on Sunday)

Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic, 27, has threatened to retire from international duty with Serbia because of concerns about the attitude of his team-mates.(Evening Standard)

Manchester United are monitoring Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben, 31, who has fallen out with team-mate Robert Lewandowski.(Sunday Mirror)

Newcastle are ready to make a January bid to sign £20m-rated West Brom striker Saido Berahino, 22.(Sun on Sunday)

Tottenham are considering a £7m move for Dynamo Kiev defender Domagoj Vida, 26.(Daily Star Sunday)

Aston Villa are the bookmakers' favourites to sign 31-year-old former Tottenham striker Emmanuel Adebayor.(Birmingham Mail)

American investors are set to buy Everton, taking the number of US-owned Premier League clubs to six. (Daily Star Sunday)

Liverpool chief executive Ian Ayre says the club struggles to get 12 or 13-year-old fans into Anfield under current ticketing structures. (Liverpool Echo)

Former Swansea striker Lee Trundle feels it is "stupid" to talk about the possible sacking of manager Garry Monk, 36. (South Wales Evening Post)

Monk could lose his 38-year-old assistant Pep Clotet, who has been interviewed for the manager's job at Championship side Brentford. (Sunday Telegraph)

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And finally

Arsenal midfielder Mathieu Flamini has revealed he has created a bio-medical energy company which can produce acid that is able to replace oil, which he has kept secret for seven years. (Sun on Sunday)

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