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THE SUN ON SUNDAY

Pep Guardiola has agreed in principle to an extended deal which will keep him at the Etihad until 2025.

James Ward-Prowse is the man Erik ten Hag wants to manage as Manchester United‘s new midfielder, but will face competition from Manchester City.

Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard have received lifelines from new Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag.

Chelsea fear Mason Mount could be lured to Liverpool or Manchester City by taking advantage of the club’s ownership crisis.

THE SUNDAY EXPRESS

Manchester City chiefs believe Erling Haaland’s transfer is a done deal, according to reports in Spain.

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Frenkie de Jong reportedly wanted by Manchester United

Barcelona are interested in Manchester United pair Anthony Elanga and Scott McTominay in a potential swap deal for Frenkie de Jong, according to reports.

Manchester United have reportedly made a £67million bid for Benfica’s Darwin Nunez.

Arsenal are offering Nicolas Pepe to their Premier League rivals in a bid to get the £72million winger off their books.

Manchester United’s hopes of signing Kalvin Phillips have reportedly been given a boost as the Leeds midfielder is set to switch agents in a bid to secure an Elland Road exit.

SUNDAY STAR

Manchester United and Manchester City have joined the race to sign James Ward-Prowse from Southampton this summer.

Anthony Martial has to take a big hit on the money Manchester United owes him to leave this summer.

THE SUNDAY MIRROR

Erik ten Hag wants to sign Feyenoord left-back Tyrell Malacia for Manchester United, with a £20million fee deemed sufficient to complete the transfer.

Ajax coach Erik Ten Hag waits after an interview at the ArenA stadium in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Friday, April 15, 2022. British and Dutch media report that Ten Hag has reached a verbal agreement to coach Manchester United.  (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

Ten Hag also want a new right-back to replace Aaron Wan-Bissaka, but United fear they have failed to hijack Bayern Munich’s signing of Noussair Mazraoui from Ajax on a free transfer.

THE SUNDAY TELEGRAPH

Norwich boss Dean Smith will keep his job despite relegation from the Premier League, but there are question marks over the future of others at the club, including sporting director Stuart Webber.

THE SUNDAY MAIL

Borussia Dortmund chief Hans-Joachim Watzke has revealed how close Erling Haaland was to signing for Manchester United in January 2020.

Ousmane Dembele is considering leaving Barcelona on a £270,000-a-week contract at Paris Saint-Germain, according to reports in Spain.

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