What the papers say Arsenal are set to make an improved £19million offer for Celtic’s Kieran Tierney after having an initial bid rejected, the Daily Mail reports. The Gunners were knocked back with their opening £15million offer but are hopeful of reaching a compromise after Unai Emery identified the 22-year-old as his number-one left-back target, the paper says.
Claudio Ranieri to Celtic? Former England boss Fabio Capello says Leicester title-winner is the man for the Hoops job
Fabio Capello believes Claudio Ranieri would be a perfect fit for Celtic – and vice versa.
What the papers say Jose Mourinho could find himself back in football management this week, with Real Madrid interested in bringing the Portuguese to the Bernabeu, the Daily Mirror reports. Current boss Santiago Solari is under pressure after a shock Champions League defeat to Ajax and it is reported the former Manchester United manager will return to the LaLiga side on a three-and-a-half-year deal.
Fulham have sacked Claudio Ranieri after a dismal run of results that leaves the London club facing relegation.
Premier League Weekly: How will Ranieri fare at Fulham and is Manchester United keeper De Gea’s halo starting to slip?
THE Premier League is back. We can put our international hats away until March and concentrate on the meat of the club season.
FULHAM have sacked manager Slaviša Jokanović, replacing him with former Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri.
Premier League Weekly: Former Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri is the all-conquering Roman hero killed by his own senators
SO the Premier League returns after a 12-day break including action in the FA Cup, Champions League and the Europa League.
ON FIRST hearing, the exploits of an East Midlands club wouldn’t look the most-obvious source of inspiration for an international side.