A round-up of some of the gossip and stories making the back pages of Friday morning’s national newspapers.
Yaya Toure is determined Manchester City will not force him out of the club this summer.
Valencia are keen on Manchester United loanee Radamel Falcao – and not Alvaro Negredo, who is currently on loan from Manchester City.
Daniel Sturridge is losing his fight to be fit for Liverpool’s FA Cup semi-final with Aston Villa.
Louis van Gaal is to introduce night-time training sessions at Manchester United.
And the United manager has revived his interest in Roma playmaker Miralem Pjanic, also a target for Liverpool.
Mike Ashley wants Charlie Austin to become Newcastle’s new No 9 and is still targeting Steve McClaren as the club’s next manager.
Stoke want Barcelona’s teenage winger Moha El Ouriachi.
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini has come under fire from the club’s former manager Sven Goran Eriksson.
Brendan Rodgers has had a heart-to-heart wth Raheem Sterling since the Liverpool forward was pictured inhaling laughing gas.
Italian clubs Napoli and Milan are the first to target outgoing Borussia Dortmund boss Jurgen Klopp.
Paul Lambert has been linked with Klopp’s job but could also be a summer target for Sunderland and Fulham.
Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy earned a £500,000 pay rise last season, accounts have revealed.
Manchester United were convinced Wayne Rooney was about to join rivals City when they handed him a new contract in the autumn of 2010.
Sean Dyche claims a fellow Premier League boss told him to encourage diving among his players.