Football rumours from the media

November 8, 2017

What the papers say With Juan Mata out of contract next summer, Real Madrid are poised to make an offer for the Manchester United midfielder, according to the Daily Express. The 29-year-old was left out of the team for United’s trip to Chelsea at the weekend, fuelling speculation the Spanish club could make a bid for their former youth player in the January transfer window.


Premier League talking points

November 3, 2017

Chelsea versus Manchester United and Arsenal’s trip to Manchester City dominate Sunday’s Premier League programme but there are plenty of other sub-plots this weekend.