Rodgers to quit Celtic for Villa? Leicester want Liverpool man? Spurs star out?

first_imgZinedine Zidane has been asked to snub all job offers as Manchester United decide on Jose Mourinho’s future. Former Real Madrid boss Zidane has been contacted with a request to reject any approaches from elsewhere with Mourinho’s job in the balance. He is the No.1 choice to succeed Mourinho if the Old Trafford board do pull the plug on the Portuguese. (Sunday Mirror)Manchester United have told Paul Pogba he will not be sold in the January window. The France international midfielder wants to leave and join Barcelona after they expressed interest in the summer. (Mail on Sunday)Brendan Rodgers will be seriously tempted to quit Celtic if Aston Villa make him their top target to succeed Steve Bruce. The former Liverpool boss is understood to feel he has taken the Scottish champions as far as he can under the current financial constraints the club are dealing with. (Star on Sunday) 3 The transfer window may be closed across Europe but the gossip never stops.Here’s the latest news and rumours from Sunday’s newspapers and online… 3 Nathaniel Clyne has barely featured for Liverpool in recent seasons But Thierry Henry is emerging as the early favourite to take over at Aston Villa after initial talks with the club’s hierarchy. Henry, the legendary Arsenal forward, has discussed the prospect of taking over at the Championship club in what will be his first job in management. (Sunday Telegraph)Mousa Dembele is heading out of Tottenham next year for nothing. The Belgian midfielder is a free agent next summer and will not be holding talks with Spurs to extend his stay in North London beyond this season. (The Sun)Nathaniel Clyne is a January target for Leicester. The 27-year-old defender has fallen behind Trent ­Alexander-Arnold at Liverpool and has been limited to one appearance so far this season. (Sunday Mirror) Arsenal will sign Atlanta United star Miguel Almiron when the transfer window reopens in January, according to reports. Almiron, the midfielder, has starred since joining MLS from Lanus last year, registering a combined 42 goals and assists in just 64 appearances for Atlanta. FULL STORY HERETottenham are keeping tabs on Mexico ace Hirving Lozano ahead of a potential swoop. Lozano, the forward, has for a long time been regarded as a star of the future, and it was PSV who won the race for the 23-year-old when they signed him from Pachuca in his homeland of Mexico last summer. FULL STORY HEREDavid Wagner wants Brentford’s Neal Maupay to fire Huddersfield to Premier League safety. Terriers boss Wagner is plotting a January raid for the Bees’ goal machine. (The Sun) 3 Brendan Rodgers’ future at Celtic is in doubt last_img read more