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Transfer news and gossip: Man United players ‘angry’ with Mourinho, Arsenal star set for shock exit, bad news for new Liverpool man

Here’s the top transfer news and football gossip from Thursday’s newspapers and online…

Several Manchester United players are angry with Jose Mourinho over the manager’s man-management and his handling of the ongoing rift with Paul Pogba(ESPN)

The World Cup winner is reported to have told Man United hierarchy almost two months ago that he wanted to leave Old Trafford, amid links with a move to Barcelona. (Daily Telegraph)

It is also claimed the tension between the boss and the player started immediately following Pogba’s £89m return to United, with Mourinho unhappy about how his arrival was announced by the club. (Daily Mail)

Paul Pogba and Jose Mourinho’s relationship appears to be irreparable

United chief Ed Woodward has given his full backing to Mourinho and has no plans to sack him, but a number of players will consider leaving at the end of the season if the 55-year-old remains as manager. (Daily Star)

And it appears Mourinho and Pogba will have to continue to work together, Ed Woodward has no plans to sell the 25-year-old midfielder either. (The Times)

Away from Old Trafford…

Aaron Ramsey is set to leave Arsenal at the end of the season after talks over a new contract broke down. The 27-year-old Welshman has previously been linked with Chelsea and Juventus. (Daily Mirror)

Arsenal are set to lose one of their key players in Aaron Ramsey next summer – unless they can pull something out the bag

The Gunners are monitoring 16-year-old Everton defender Ryan Astley, who made his debut for the Toffees’ under-23 side back in March. (Daily Mirror)

Manchester City want 18-year-old English midfielder Phil Foden to sign a long-term contract, after manager Pep Guardiola told press the youngster has a big future with the club. (Daily Mail)

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says it could take SIX MONTHS for Brazil midfielder Fabinho to adapt to his new surroundings and a new regime in Merseyside. The 24-year-old joined Liverpool from Monaco in the summer and made only his second appearance of the season in Wednesday’s Carabao Cup defeat to Chelsea. (The Independent)

Fabinho is yet to feature for Liverpool in the Premier League

Liverpool were snubbed by Brentford’s 21-year-old Spanish winger Sergi Canos back in 2016, instead signing a new deal with the Championship club, the player has revealed. (The Guardian)

Bournemouth defender Jack Simpson says he is flattered by interest from Rangers, but the 21-year-old Englishman is focused on his role at the Premier League club. (Bournemouth Echo)

Former Man United and Evertonboss David Moyes is on the shortlist to take over at Ligue 1 side Nantes. (Daily Mirror)

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‘Manchester United are in disarray – it reminds me of the season under David Moyes’, says local journalist

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Paul Pogba is a ‘myth’ and Manchester United MUST sell him in January, says Simon Jordan on talkSPORT

‘Too many things coming out of Man United’, says Fergie’s former right-hand man


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