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Regional Paper Talk: Berahino deal close

Saido Berahino is close to signing a lucrative new deal at West Brom, while Wales boss Chris Coleman hopes to take the helm at Crystal Palace.

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Saido Berahino: Is closing on a new contract at West Brom

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LONDON EVENING STANDARD

Chris Coleman wants to take charge at Crystal Palace as another of the club's targets, Tony Pulis, confirmed he is ready to return to management.

Under pressure Fulham manager Martin Jol admits his side will have to pull off a surprise result in the next fortnight if they are to bounce back from their Capital One Cup exit.

NEWHAM RECORDER

Arsenal midfielder Mikel Arteta has insisted that fourth place will not be satisfactory for the Gunners this season.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger refused to discuss Nicklas Bendtner's performance against Chelsea after his side were beaten 2-0 by the Blues.

Tottenham winger Andros Townsend echoed his managers comments about the uncomfortable atmosphere at White Hart Lane

MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS

Darren Fletcher is targeting a return to the Manchester United first team after making his competitive comeback for the Under-21s this week.

LIVERPOOL ECHO

Roberto Martinez has urged Nikica Jelavic to rise to the challenge of forcing his way back into the Everton team.

NEWCASTLE CHRONICLE

Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa says Newcastle United's wounded troops are eager to prove to the Toon Army they are worthy of wearing a black and white shirt.

Jozy Altidore has warned his Sunderland teammates not to rest on the laurels of Sunday's Wear-Tyne derby win.

Steven Fletcher insists Sunderland still face a "long season ahead" - despite victory in the Wear-Tyne derby.

THE JOURNAL

Embattled Alan Pardew believes his Newcastle United team has the "psychological strength" not to suffer another post-derby collapse.

SUNDERLAND ECHO

Stephen Fletcher insists Sunderland's players are well aware that they still face an uphill task to beat the drop.

BIRMINGHAM MAIL

Wolves boss Kenny Jackett has refused to rule out a dart into the loan market before that particular avenue closes.

EXPRESS & STAR

West Brom youngster Saido Berahino was today closing in on a new big-money Hawthorns contract after a fresh round of talks with Baggies officials.

Albion coach Kevin Keen today revealed how summer signing Nicolas Anelka is helping young Baggies hotshot Saido Berahino make his mark on the Premier League.

Manager Paul Lambert is urging Villa fans to take in the long-term view of his Aston Villa rebuild in the wake of back-to-back home defeats.

Kenny Jackett wants to use Wolves' top-two position as a bargaining tool to strengthen his squad before the loan window closes.

THE SENTINEL

Former Stoke City boss Tony Pulis demands £1.5 million salary from Crystal Palace.

FULHAM CHRONICLE

Fulham manager Martin Jol insists he's not feeling the pressure despite back-to-back defeats.

SOUTH WALES EVENING POST

Wales boss Chris Coleman is being heavily linked with the vacant manager's job at Crystal Palace with his contract set to expire next month.

WALES ONLINE

Swansea City and Wales captain Ashley Williams has dubbed rival derby skipper Craig Bellamy as the best professional he has played with.

THE PINK UN

Norwich City winger Robert Snodgrass was released from hospital late on Tuesday night and will travel back to Norwich today.

THE DAILY ECHO

Adam Lallana reckons there is more to come from fellow Southampton star Jay Rodriguez.

HULL DAILY MAIL

Hull City's star centre-back Curtis Davies is the subject of what the tabs like to call a "tug of war" between England and the Republic of Ireland over his international future.

YORKSHIRE EVENING POST

Marius Zaliukas insisted he was ready for a full Leeds United debut this weekend after coming through an exhausting outing in the Premier League Under-21 Cup.

DERBY TELEGRAPH

Derby County expect to announce the appointment of a technical director within the next two weeks.

LANCASHIRE TELEGRAPH

Blackburn Rovers defender Anthony O'Connor has extended his loan deal with League Two side Torquay United until November 30.

WIGAN EVENING POST

Marc Albrighton looks set to make his Wigan Athletic debut against QPR after signing on loan from Aston Villa.

DONCASTER FREE PRESS

Kyle Bennett will remain at Crawley Town beyond an initial month, Doncaster boss Paul Dickov has hinted.

IPSWICH STAR

Luke Chambers' role at right-back is 'under no threat', says Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy.

EVENING TIMES

The SFA today confirmed that Celtic Park will host the Scottish Cup final this season.

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heck Opta stats.... Sterling is already better than Alexis on pace and creativity and when he can match him physically he will be ten times the player Sanchez ever was or will be!!

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expect Pulis to have a nice Christmas dinner with his family- probably all sitting around the table wearing Christmas themed baseball caps, before he gets the call. Realistically he could end up at any number of clubs, it'll be interesting to see which club folds first.

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s a Liverpool fan, I personally hate Palace. My pick would probably be Arsenal, which is funny because it seems the vast majority of their own fans don't even like them right now.

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