Chelsea eye world-record striker move, Arsenal duo set for new deals – GOSSIP

first_img1 Transfer rumours and paper review Here are the top transfer-related stories in Sunday’s newspapers…Manchester United are ready to hand Zlatan Ibrahimovic a new contract after the Swedish superstar broke every Old Trafford fitness record. It would keep the striker at the club close to his 38th birthday after being described by an insider as ‘the kind of talisman not seen at the club since Eric Cantona’. (Sunday Mirror)England right-back Kyle Walker has agreed a new £19.5million deal to stay at Tottenham. The 26-year-old will extend his contract in north London days after Christian Eriksen committed his future to the club. (The Sun)Antonio Conte has asked Chelsea’s power brokers to sanction a world-record bid for Atletico Madrid hitman Antoine Griezmann next summer. The French forward has an £86million release clause in the new contract he signed in the summer. (Sunday Express)Chelsea’s new manager has a message for his fiery striker Diego Costa: Keep calm and listen to Antonio Conte. The Italian is hoping he can tame the beast, or at least focus its aggression in a more productive manner. (Daily Mail)In-form Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette has demanded a reasonable release clause be inserted in a new deal at the Ligue 1 club. The Arsenal target has netted six goals in three games to highlight why Arsene Wenger’s Gunners and West Ham registered their interest in the summer. (The Sun)Manchester United’s Jesse Lingard is close to signing a new contract. The 23-year-old winger will put pen to paper on a new four-year deal at Old Trafford. (Daily Star)?Former Everton boss David Moyes has told Ross Barkley his time will come again with England’s national team. Moyes’ Sunderland face the Toffees on Monday evening. (Daily Star)Arsenal duo Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil are close to signing new contracts at the Emirates Stadium (Sunday Mirror)Swansea playmaker Gylfi Sigurdsson has revealed he turned down the chance to follow captain Ashley Williams to Everton. The Icelandic midfielder, 27, says he is happy in Wales and is discussing a new deal. (Sunday Mirror)Ronald Koeman’s Toffees are planning a January raid on Watford for striker Troy Deeney, who signed a five-year deal at Vicarage Road in the summer. (Sunday People)And here are the latest talkSPORT.com headlines…?Jose Mourinho left fuming over refereeing mistakes in Manchester derbyManchester City news: Pep Guardiola leaps to the defence of under-fire goalkeeper Claudio BravoPremier League results: Tottenham irresistible at Stoke, Arsenal in penalty drama and West Ham stunned by comebackPHOTO: Manchester City star Aleksandar Kolarov loses a TOOTH during Manchester derbyChelsea fans mock Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho as Kevin De Bruyne helps Man City to derby victoryWatford FC news: Troy Deeney thanks showboating West Ham players for inspiring their victory at the London StadiumLISTEN: Jurgen Klopp reveals half-time team talk from Liverpool’s win over Leicesterlast_img read more