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Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea and Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard, both 26, are top targets for Spanish giants Real Madrid, who are willing to spend £100m over the summer. (Mirror)

However, Belgium international Hazard laughed off questions about Real Madrid and has reiterated his intention to stay with Chelsea. (Telegraph)

Under-pressure Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger will be offered the chance to take charge of Real Madrid this summer, if current boss Zinedine Zidane fails to maintain their impressive form. (AS via Daily Express)

Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis has told the club's fans that Arsene Wenger will be expected to make changes on and off the pitch if he stays at the club. (Times - subscription required)

Monday's back page of the Daily Express
Monday's back page of the Daily Express

Crystal Palace will attempt to sign defender Mamadou Sakho from Liverpool during the summer. The 27-year-old has been on loan at Selhurst Park since January. (Independent)

Barcelona keeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen has been linked with Manchester City but says he is "happy" at the Nou Camp club. (La Vanguardia via Daily Mail)

Paris St-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti will hold talks over his future at the end of the season. The 24-year-old has drawn interest from the likes of Chelsea, Manchester United, Juventus and Barcelona. (Mirror)

Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe has confirmed his desire to sign on-loan Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere, 25, on a permanent deal. (Telegraph)

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho would like to add Spaniard Aitor Karanka to his staff following his dismissal as Middlesbrough manager. (Daily Express)

Mourinho will prioritise the Europa League if results do not go his team's way in their next two top-flight games against Everton and Sunderland. (Guardian)

Monday's back page of The Sun

Manchester United are reportedly closing in on a shirt-sleeve sponsorship deal worth £20m a season - four times more than rivals City's new sleeve deal.(Manchester Evening News via Mirror)

Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren has criticised Everton's Ross Barkley for refusing to apologise for a heavy challenge in Saturday's Merseyside derby. (Guardian)

Liverpool pair Jordan Henderson, 26, and Adam Lallana, 28, have flown to Miami for treatment on their respective injuries. (Liverpool Echo)

West Ham's hierarchy have given their support to manager Slaven Bilic but will try to persuade the Hammers boss to change his support staff. (Times - subscription required)

Hull manager Marco Silva believes his side have sent a warning to their relegation rivals after Saturday's win over West Ham. (Hull Daily Mail)

Stoke defender Erik Pieters insists there is no problem with confidence in the camp as they try to figure out why they have been so inconsistent. (Stoke Sentinel)

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Former Germany international goalkeeper Tim Wiese has returned to play for German sixth-tier team Dillingen at the age of 35 - after spending time trying to make it as a wrestler in the WWE. (Sun)

Ex-Aston Villa striker Dion Dublin thinks the ghost of his dead dog may have been captured on camera after the ashes of 'Big Frank' were scattered on Hoylake Beach. (Daily Mail)

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