Paper Talk: Arsenal spending to continue

Arsenal are reportedly willing to pay £11m for Schalke defender Kyriakos Papadopoulos, while Robert Lewandowski's future takes fresh twist.

Last Updated: 23/09/13 at 14:25 Post Comment

Kyriakos Papadopoulos: Could be on his way to the Emirates

Kyriakos Papadopoulos: Could be on his way to the Emirates

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

DAILY MIRROR

David Moyes and Rio Ferdinand have declared war on the game's divers - including Ashley Young.

Midfielder Mahamadou Diarra - currently out of contract - could earn a new contract with Fulham after making his comeback from a long-term knee injury in the development squad's win at Reading on Monday.

Former captain Lee Cattermole has been given a "back me or go" ultimatum by Sunderland boss Paolo di Canio.

THE SUN

Mark Halsey today claims football authorities demanded the right to stop him publishing his explosive book on what it is really like to be a top referee. Manuel Pellegrini has told his Manchester City men to improve on their dismal Champions League record.

Manchester United boss David Moyes says Ashley Young should be punished every time he dives - whether the referee sees it or not.

West Ham striker Andy Carroll is unlikely to need surgery on his latest foot injury.

DAILY STAR

Marcel Desailly has amazingly claimed Wayne Rooney's proposed move to Chelsea was aimed at landing the England star a new deal at Manchester United.

Vincent Kompany is set to boost Manchester City's Champions League hopes with a shock comeback tonight.

Southampton playmaker Gaston Ramirez, 22, is a target for Italian giants AC Milan.

DAILY MAIL

David Moyes is in danger of losing top prospect Adnan Januzaj to Manchester City.

Everton midfielder Steven Pienaar, 31, is to be ruled out for a month after suffering a hamstring injury.

DAILY EXPRESS

Swansea's Jonjo Shelvey found himself at the centre of one of the craziest performances in Premier League history last night, as he was involved in all four goals in the 2-2 draw with his former club Liverpool.

Arsenal could be willing to pay £11m for 21-year-old Schalke defender Kyriakos Papadopoulos.

Chelsea and Manchester United may be put on alert after 25-year-old Borussia Dortmund striker Robert Lewandowski's agent claimed he has held talks with Napoli chairman Aurelio De Laurentiis about a move to the Italian club.

Former Premier League defender Danny Higginbotham has been contacted about the possibility of making his international football debut for Gibraltar.

DAILY TELEGRAPH

Stoke will offer 28-year-old striker Kenwyne Jones a new contract in a bid to prevent the forward from leaving next summer on a free transfer.

THE TIMES

Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has warned that English clubs need to raise their game in the Champions League this season and rise to the challenge set by their German and Spanish rivals.

THE GUARDIAN

David Moyes has called for retrospective action to be taken against players who dive after admitting the problem is now so widespread that the Manchester United manager cannot guarantee whether Ashley Young will take on board his latest warning to eradicate it from his game.

THE INDEPENDENT

Crystal Palace midfielder Kagisho Dikgacoi, who was at the centre of the Ashley Young diving controversy at the weekend, has joined Manchester United's manager, David Moyes, in calling on the Football Association to punish simulation retrospectively.

TEAMtalk Facebook Fan Page

The TEAMtalk fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

Related News

Most Commented

Readers' Comments

I

m concerned as I have swore at football matches and whilst watching football on the TV. Am I also in line for an FA charge?

mufc phil
Wilshere charged by FA

I

m a big Rafa fan, but when he substitutes Ronaldo after 60 minutes of his first game, which Real draw 1-1, I don't see the Real fans being patient. He'll be gone before October is out.

the tree
Rafa quiet on Sterling and De Gea

W

hy no blog? that's my summer ruined. Can someone start a petition on change.org please?

myyoot
The New Dawn Gossip

Footer 365

Chuck Blazer admits facilitating acceptance of bribes at FIFA

FIFA whistleblower Chuck Blazer has admitted facilitating the acceptance of bribes over the awarding of the 1998 and 2010 World Cups.

FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke insists he is not guilty

FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke insists he is not guilty of any corrupt practices and sees no reason to stand down.

Benitez emotional at Real unveiling

Rafael Benitez refused to discuss Real Madrid's apparent interest in Raheem Sterling and David de Gea at his Bernabeu unveiling on Wednesday.

Mail Box

Does Anybody Care About Russia?

Do any of us really care about the decision to give the 2018 World Cup to Russia? We're not sure anybody does. We have mails on Blatter, Rafa and lots more...

Celebrate Good Times, But Hard Work Starts Now

The Mailbox is joyous over the impending departure of Sepp Blatter, but offers a reminder that problems remain. Plus title winners, CL play-offs and Nigel Adkins...

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company