Paper Talk - 21 November 2013

Kostas Mitroglou: A target for Liverpool

Paper Talk: Reds eye £7m Mitroglou

Liverpool are eyeing a £7m move for Olympiacos striker Kostas Mitroglou, while Michael Carrick and Nemanja Vidic have agreed new deals.

Daily Mirror
  • Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere is in a fresh club versus country row after picking up a knock in England's defeat against Germany.
  • West Brom risk losing manager Steve Clarke for nothing in the summer after failing to open contract talks with him.
  • Chelsea and Manchester United are locked in a transfer battle for Argentinian wonderkid Claudio Gabriel Nancufil, who is aged just eight.
  • Liverpool are preparing a £7million bid for Olympiacos striker Kostas Mitroglou. Head of Recruitment Dave Fallows and chief scout Barry Hunter were in Romania to watch the Greek star score a vital goal as the Greeks won a tense play-off.
  • Joe Hart could be set for a Manchester City recall after impressing in England's defeat to Germany.
  • Manchester United have agreed a new two-year deal with Michael Carrick.
  • West Brom have offered Saido Berahino a new deal as they fear losing the starlet on the cheap.
  • Liverpool starlet Jordon Ibe is wanted on loan by Derby boss Steve McClaren.
  • Manchester City striker John Guidetti is again linked with a loan move to Doncaster.
  • Manchester United youngster Michael Keane is set for a loan move to Wigan.
The Sun
  • England boss Roy Hodgson has slammed the door on any possible World Cup wildcards.
  • Joe Hart is set to be back on the bench for Manchester City's clash with Spurs on Sunday
  • Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger must wait until after the World Cup to sign Germany and Schalke midfielder Julian Draxler.
  • Stoke target Juan Agudelo, 20, has been denied a work permit. The Potters had hoped to land the United States striker on a free transfer in January.
Daily Mail
  • Jack Wilshere is involved in another club versus country row after suffering an ankle injury against Germany.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo has emerged as the favourite to win FIFA's prestigious Ballon d'Or award over rival Lionel Messi following a surprise decision to extend the voting deadline.
  • Juventus are determined to keep Paul Pogba for at least another 18 months, despite interest from the Premier League.
  • Julian Draxler has ruled out a move to Arsenal in the January transfer window because he wants to focus on playing regularly for Schalke.
  • Saido Berahino is expected to commit his future to West Brom.
Daily Star
  • England captain Steven Gerrard last night warned: Don't expect us to win the World Cup.
  • Roy Hodgson has finished John Terry's England career once and for all.
  • Germany star Julian Draxler will consider a move to Manchester United, Arsenal and Chelsea in the summer.
  • Michael Carrick and Nemanja Vidic have agreed new contracts at Manchester United.
Daily Express
  • England midfielder Jack Wilshere fears he could miss out on a place in Roy Hodgson's World Cup squad next summer.
  • Julian Draxler has been sounding out Germany team-mates about Arsenal as speculation increases he could join Mesut Ozil, Per Mertesacker and Lukas Podolski at the Emirates in the summer.
  • Manchester United are set to offer a new contract to Nemanja Vidic.
  • Manuel Pellegrini will consider reinstating Joe Hart as Manchester City's goalkeeper after his performance for England against Germany.
  • Cardiff will compete with Spanish outfit Elche for Braga striker Hugo Vieira.
The Times
  • Ashley Cole may miss Chelsea's match against West Ham in the Barclays Premier League on Saturday after aggravating a long-standing rib injury in England's 1-0 defeat by Germany.



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