All the top stories and transfer rumors from Wednesday’s papers…
Arsenal will back boss Mikel Arteta’s Premier League title bid and fund a January transfer surplus with £50m in the January transfer window.
Manchester City legend Sergio Aguero claims boss Pep Guardiola once dumped him because he was too fat.
Kylian Mbappe’s younger brother Ethan made his full UEFA Youth League debut for Paris Saint-Germain in a 3-1 win over Maccabi Haifa aged just 15.
Arsenal striker Folarin Balogun has admitted he is open to choosing Nigeria over England amid his impressive loan spell at Reims.
Patrick Vieira believes that “the doors are not open” for black managers.
Real Madrid star Brahim Diaz has an ‘anti-Manchester United’ clause in his contract, according to reports.
Tyson Fury records a single for charity. The heavyweight champion, 34, will release his version of the Sweet Caroline favorite on November 11.
Joe Cole believes Graham Potter has “ticked every box” since taking over as Chelsea manager in September.
Arsenal have opened talks with technical director Edu over a new long-term contract in a bid to secure the Brazilian’s future.
Rio Ferdinand believes Jadon Sancho has lost his ‘burn’ since joining Manchester United for £73million.
Sebastian Haller returned to training with former club Ajax on Tuesday as he continues his recovery from a testicular tumour.
Wigan Athletic are late paying their players again.
Borussia Dortmund fans held a banner reading ‘Boycott Qatar 2022’ before their Champions League clash with Manchester City at Signal Iunda Park.
Bobby Mandley will referee in the Premier League again this weekend in Brentford’s clash with Wolves – four years after he was sacked.
The shirt worn by Sergio Aguero when he scored Manchester City’s title-winning goal against Queens Park Rangers in 2012 is up for auction.
Barcelona are reportedly eyeing a move for Ajax star Edson Alvarez next summer after identifying the midfielder as a replacement for Sergio Busquets.
Novak Djokovic said he has been given “positive signs” that he will be allowed to enter Australia and compete at the Australian Open in January despite a three-year visa ban.
Bolton’s ambitious bid to host the Ryder Cup in 2031 or 2035 is now back on track after a public inquiry ruled in favor of the developers.
Mauricio Pochettino has turned down the chance to replace Unai Emery as Villarreal manager after the Spanish boss confirmed his return to the Premier League.
Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag may have already promised the captaincy to Bruno Fernandes, despite skipper Harry Maguire still at the club.
Liverpool could have a secret weapon to sweeten a deal for reported long-term transfer target Sandro Tonali next summer.
Real Madrid have reportedly stolen the edge over Chelsea in the race to sign hot-shot prospect Edric.
Aston Villa midfielder Boubacar Kamara is ahead of schedule in his recovery from injury and could go to the upcoming World Cup with France.
Chelsea have been given permission by Brighton & Hove Albion to speak to head of recruitment Paul Winstanley about a possible director of football press role.
Huddersfield Town have officially been put up for sale after owner Dean Hoyle decided to step away from day-to-day operations due to ill health.
The world’s largest biomedical research organization has formally recognized a causal link between contact sports and chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE).
Rory McIlroy says he feels betrayed by some of the golfers who have joined the breakaway LIV Tour.
Sale Sharks have emerged as a potential destination for World Cup-winning prop Vincent Koch in a development that could have major implications for the Premiership title race.
Former India Test captain Ajinkya Rahane is set to join Leicestershire.
Unai Emery has been taking English lessons since leaving Arsenal in 2019 in preparation for a return to the Premier League.
Friends of Iran’s exiled former football captain Ali Karimi say the regime in Tehran tried to kidnap him over his support for the country’s recent wave of protests.
Marland Yarde will be offered a route back to rugby with the Barbarians almost a year after he was arrested and then released by Sale Sharks.
Efe Ambrose is set to join his sixth Scottish club by completing a move to Greenock Morton.
Alan Moore has been put in charge of Clyde after boss Danny Lennon was placed on “authorised leave with pay”.
Besiktas are reportedly considering Steven Gerrard as a possible new manager amid claims that current manager Valeran Ismail has left the Turkish club.