All the top stories and transfer rumors from Tuesday’s national newspapers…
Manchester United are set to sign Benfica striker Goncalo Ramos in January, who has been linked with Newcastle this summer and is also followed by Bayern Munich.
Barcelona are plotting a rare attack on Real Madrid as they look to sign Marco Asensio when his contract expires at the end of the season.
The Leicester City board are considering Brendan Rodgers’ future at the club, but compensation for him and a potential replacement could be an issue as they are also under pressure to cut their cost base due to FFP regulations.
The CIES Football Observatory claims that Manchester United have spent £209 million too much on players since July 2012, leaving Juventus and PSG the biggest culprits in the transfer market.
The World Anti-Doping Agency is going to ban the controversial, potent painkiller tramadol after a series of harrowing stories about its addictive tendencies.
Premier League clubs will push for the FA Cup third and fourth round reruns to be scrapped as part of plans to increase financial support to the lower echelons of English football.
Captain Luke Donald plots narrowed fairways and long rough roads for next year’s Ryder Cup in Italy to try and wipe out the great hitters of the United States.
Paul Pogba has revealed he was held at gunpoint by two men who demanded £11 million from him in a July incident in which five suspects have now been detained, including his brother Mathias.
Mike Tyson has revealed an ongoing battle with sciatica with nerve problems following recent concerns over images that have surfaced of him being forced to use a wheelchair, as well as being unable to speak.
Russia has urged UEFA to suspend Ukraine’s manager Oleksandr Petrakov for failing to remain politically impartial after saying he would fight Vladimir Putin’s invading forces.
Kylian Mbappe has forced the French Football Association into an embarrassing climb down their image rights dispute, with him failing to appear at a photo shoot, followed hours later by the FFF saying a new deal was being worked on.
Liverpool will take a further step for Real Madrid’s young star Fede Valverde, possibly in January according to reports in Spain.
Brazilian prodigy Joao Gomes says he has “greatest desire” to play for Liverpool, as rumors continue to circulate that the midfielder is leaving Flamengo for the Premier League.
Marcus Rashford is “hopeful” to be fully fit again in time for Manchester United’s derby game against City on October 2.
Bruno Guimaraes has paid tribute to Newcastle boss Eddie Howe, claiming he has turned “water into wine” since arriving at St James’ Park.
The home of Udinese midfielder Tolgay Arslan was robbed of £10,000 worth of items while scoring for his side in their Serie A win over Inter Milan.
Nyck de Vries has confirmed that he has held talks with Red Bull chief Helmut Marko about his future in F1.
Maccabi Tel Aviv owner Mitchell Goldhar has revealed that young star Oscar Gloukh, a reported Celtic target, could leave the club in January after talks with the players’ camp.
Celtic mercenary Vassilis Barkas has revealed he loves life at FC Utrecht after being given the chance to revive his international career with a recall for the Greek squad.