Paper Talk: City to make Benteke bid

Manchester City have targeted Christian Benteke, Liverpool want Manuel Iturra, while Real Madrid could move for Edinson Cavani and David Silva.

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Christian Benteke: Linked with £20million move to City

Christian Benteke: Linked with £20million move to City

THE PEOPLE

David Moyes is not in contention to succeed Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United, as the Old Trafford hierarchy are alarmed by his lack of Champions League experience.

Manchester City are lining up a £20million summer bid for Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke.

Chelsea could go back in for Willian in the summer, despite seeing the Brazilian join Anzhi Makhachkala last month for £30million.

Liverpool are plotting a summer swoop for Malaga midfielder Manuel Iturra.

QPR boss Harry Redknapp is planning a shock summer swoop for Brighton full-back Wayne Bridge.

Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham are keeping tabs on 14-year-old Ipswich kid Andre Dozzell, the son of former Spurs and Ipswich star Jason.

West Brom winger Jerome Thomas is poised to join Blackburn on loan this week.

Real Madrid are planning a double summer swoop for Edinson Cavani and David Silva.

THE SUN

Jose Enrique has warned Peter Odemwingie he'll be the butt of the home players' jokes if he returns to the West Brom team for Monday's game at Liverpool.

Roberto Mancini has launched an astonishing attack on Joe Hart, telling the goalkeeper he's not been good enough this season.

Cristiano Ronaldo has admitted the six years he spent at Manchester United were the best of his life.

DAILY STAR SUNDAY

Football legend Paul Gascoigne was yesterday in intensive care after being rushed to hospital from the clinic treating him for alcoholism.

Sir Alex Fergsuon will NOT step down from the Old Trafford hotseat at the end of the season.

Edin Dzeko is being eyed by Borussia Dortmund as a replacement for Robert Lewandowski.

Fabio Borini's agent says the Liverpool forward is not interested in a return to Italy.

Former Arsenal striker Eduardo is ready for a return to the Premier League.

SUNDAY MIRROR

Young refs across Europe are being targeted by criminal gangs intent on fixing matches.

Manchester City have joined Chelsea in monitoring David Moyes' contract talks with Everton.

Frank Lampard is facing an agonising decision over his Chelsea future.

Edin Dzeko is set to be offered the chance to leave Manchester City by Borussia Dortmund.

SUNDAY EXPRESS

David Moyes has been dismissed by the Manchester United hierarchy as a potential successor to Sir Alex Ferguson.

Roberto Di Matteo could return to management at Schalke 04 next season.

Manchester United have earmarked Leighton Baines as the long-term replacement for Patrice Evra.

MAIL ON SUNDAY

Sir Alex Ferguson has vowed to avoid getting dragged into mind games by Jose Mourinho.

David Moyes has revealed he once had talks about becoming assistant manager to Sir Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford.

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