Football gossip

Tottenham have identified England manager Gareth Southgate as their top target to succeed Mauricio Pochettino. (Star Sunday)

The Spurs players are starting to believe manager Mauricio Pochettino will soon leave the club, with his preferred destination. (Sun on Sunday)

want to sign 22-year-old Brazil forward David Neres from Ajax. (Calciomercato)

The Reds fear manager could be tempted by the Germany job once Joachim Low’s reign ends. (Sunday Mirror)

are set to put a £100m price tag on England midfielder Declan Rice in order to price out of a move for the 20-year-old. (Sunday Express)

are set to revive their interest in Chelsea winger Willian, 31. The Brazilian’s contract is set to expire at the of the season. (Mundo Deportivo – in Spanish)

Pep Guardiola says will not buy any players in January because they do not have the money. (Sky Sports)

Alternatively, the champions want to sign Leicester City’s Turkish centre-back Caglar Soyuncu, 23. (Fotospor, via Metro)

have given Dutch coach Giovanni van ­Bronckhorst an inside role at the club as they prepare for life without Guardiola. (Sunday Mirror)

The agent of defender Victor Lindelof, 25, says the Sweden international was wanted by over the summer. (Sport Bladet, via Manchester Evening News)

Dutch 19-year-old centre-back Matthijs de Ligt’s decision to move to Juventus prompted to turn their attention to Lindelof. (Sunday Express)

Wolves are monitoring Real Madrid’s 20-year-old Norwegian midfielder Martin Odegaard. (Sunday Mirror)

Spain goalkeeper ’s coach Emilio Alvarez has left United after the 28-year-old’s dip in form last season prompted questions about his methods. (Mail on Sunday)

are unhappy with midfielder Arthur, 23, after he enjoyed a night out with Paris St-Germain forward Neymar, 27 – his Brazilian compatriot. (Marca)

Juventus manager is keen to reintegrate former midfielder Emre Can, 25, back into his team after the German’s failed summer move to PSG. (Le10sport – in French)

are in talks to sign 16-year-old academy forward Mipo Odubeko. Juventus, and ​Bayern Munich are among the other clubs believed to be interested in the Republic of Ireland Under-17 international. (90min)

Former Japan forward Keisuke , 33, has asked United to make him an offer. has been a free agent since leaving Melbourne Victory in the summer. (Metro)

Ajax hope to agree an improved contract with Real Madrid target Donny van de Beek in an attempt to fend off interest in the 22-year-old Dutch midfielder. (Voetbal International – in Dutch)

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