What the papers say

Chelsea have put a £22million price ticket on Michy Batshuayi as Crystal Palace eye a January switch deal for the Belgium worldwide, in response to the Daily Express.

Manchester United are wanting into the potential of RB Leipzig boss Julian Nagelsmann succeeding Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Old Trafford, says the Daily Mail.

Football rumours from the media
Julian Nagelsmann is presently in cost at RB Leipzig (Nick Potts/PA)

The Mail additionally claims Jose Mourinho is monitoring the scenario at Tottenham as he plots a path again into administration, with Mauricio Pochettino’s males having endured a troublesome begin to the season.

Newcastle are hoping to lure Everton defender Lewis Gibson again to St James’ Park after Peter Beardsley’s departure, with the participant having beforehand complained in regards to the former Under-23s boss, who was handed 32-week suspension from all football-related exercise final month after being discovered responsible of creating racist feedback, the Daily Mail experiences. The 58-year-old denied the allegations.

Social media round-up

Man City’s switch coverage is immediately coming underneath scrutiny | @SunMartinB https://t.co/FMgOoU7REl pic.twitter.com/T5OdfyZqZg

— The Sun Football ⚽ (@TheSunFootball) October 9, 2019

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— Mirror Football (@MirrorFootball) October 9, 2019

Players to observe

Declan Rice: Manchester United are contemplating a transfer for the West Ham and England midfielder, in response to Goal.

Kalidou Koulibaly: The Red Devils are reportedly additionally seeking to signal Napoli and Senegal defender Koulibaly, no matter Solskjaer’s future, Goal says.

Karamoko Dembele: Borussia Dortmund have joined Arsenal, Juventus and Paris St Germain in monitoring the 16-year-old Celtic winger, Bild experiences.