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German champions Bayern Munich have joined Manchester United in trying to sign 23-year-old Southampton forward Sadio Mane. (Daily Mail)
Former Chelsea and Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti is high on Manchester United’s shortlist as they begin to think about Louis van Gaal’s successor. (Daily Express)
However, Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri has played down reports linking him to the Red Devils job. (Guardian)
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero, 28, says he wants to rejoin boyhood club Independiente when his Blues contract expires in 2019. (Sun)
Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla, 30, has been ruled out for four months with a knee ligament injury.(Daily Mail)
The Gunners may move for Sporting Lisbon’s Portuguese international William Carvalho, 23, to solve their midfield injury crisis. (Daily Telegraph)
Newcastle head coach Steve McClaren has two matches – Sunday’s home game against Liverpool, followed by a trip to Tottenham – to save his job. (Daily Mirror)
Former Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp, 68, is close to agreeing a £10m deal to take over United Arab Emirates club Al Jazira. (Sun)
Aston Villa’s players have been warned by new manager Remi Garde that Christmas is not a time for them “to party”. (Daily Star)
Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha, 23, says he donates 10% of his monthly salary to charities. (London Evening Standard)
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has refused to rule out making another bid for West Brom striker Saido Berahino, 22, in January. (Daily Express)
Manchester United midfielders Ander Herrera and Marouane Fellaini are not suited to the club and should leave Old Trafford, says ex-Red Devils midfielder Paul Ince. (Manchester Evening News)
Teenage Bury defender Matty Foulds, 17, is already training with Everton before a £225,000 move to the Premier League side in January. (Liverpool Echo)
Bournemouth keeper Artur Boruc, 35, could miss the Christmas period with a knee injury, but may delay having surgery. (Bournemouth Echo)
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England captain Wayne Rooney and his wife Coleen spread some Christmas cheer by visiting patients at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool.
Rocking all over the Etihad? The Manchester City dressing room might have some new pre-match music if Pablo Zabaleta has his way. The Argentine defender was given a free CD by Status Quo when he met the band following a recent gig.
Acting Fifa president Issa Hayatou appeared to fall asleep during his own news conference at the Fifa ExCo meeting in Zurich. (Independent)