All the top stories and breaking news from Tuesday’s newspapers…
Manchester United are ready to break a transfer record for goalkeeper Diogo Costa.
Harry Kane was jeered by Brentford fans who chanted “let your country down” during their Premier League clash with Tottenham on Saturday.
Chelsea have been given a boost in their transfer of Youssoufa Moukoko.
Chelsea are considering a surprise move to sign Joao Felix on loan in the January transfer window.
Dele Alli has little to celebrate on Christmas Day as he is booked for Besiktas’ match against Gaziantep.
Manchester United ace Anthony Elanga is a target for Everton ahead of the January transfer window.
Leicester’s Caglar Soyuncu is “close” to joining Atletico Madrid ahead of the January transfer window.
St Mirren midfielder Ethan Erhahon was set to leave the club at the start of January, along with League One clubs Portsmouth and Forest Green.
Jesse Lingard says he doesn’t know why he was let go at Manchester United before returning with Nottingham Forest.
Arsene Wenger returned to the Emirates Stadium for the first time since leaving as Arsenal manager in 2018.
Chelsea head coach Graham Potter is expected to be without seven first-team players as the club attempt to start a Premier League revival.
Newcastle United are set to be without midfielder Jonjo Shelvey for eight weeks with a calf injury.
Arsenal have launched their bid to sign Shakhtar Donetsk forward Mykhaylo Mudryk by making a £55m offer to the Ukraine side.
Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly set to undergo a medical at Al-Nassr ahead of a move that will see him earn a whopping £173m per year.
Rafael Leao has opened up about his admiration for Arsenal – as Mikel Arteta promised he “could sign a striker” in the January transfer window.
Arsenal could face a battle to sign young Italian Ibrahima Bamba, who plays in Portugal for Vitoria Guimaraes, with PSG, Club Brugge and Atalanta also interested in the 20-year-old.
Jude Bellingham could be linked with a club of Premier League suitors for £60m in the summer as rumors of a release from his Borussia Dortmund contract continue.
The Glazers’ sale of Manchester United means the club could bring in new blood on loan in January, with long-term goalie Cody Gakpo missing out on a move to Liverpool. It’s the first step in a recovery process.
Shocking reports emerging from Spain claim that Aston Villa manager Unai Emery is so unimpressed by Emiliano Martinez’s performance at the World Cup that he is considering selling the goalkeeper. Argentina and could replace him with Morocco’s Yassine Bounou.
New details have emerged about Karim Benzema’s departure from France, with his departure revealed to be fraught with Antoine Griezmann, while some feared it would turn sour in Qatar.
Manchester United’s ongoing pursuit of Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong has been revealed in a big way after the Catalan club reaffirmed their commitment to the player.
Fabio Capello has called Cristiano Ronaldo ‘proud’ while insisting the Portugal captain is ‘difficult’ for his country at the 2022 World Cup.
Newcastle midfielder Jonjo Shelvey is set for another spell on the sidelines after suffering a calf injury.
Tottenham’s shocking defensive display against Brentford on Boxing Day could see them speed up their moves for RB Leipzig’s Josko Gvardiol and Sporting Lisbon’s Pedro Porro.
Newcastle United are ready to lure Barcelona flop Memphis Depay back to the Premier League, although the Dutchman is expected to stay at the Nou Camp until his contract expires this summer so he could when there is a registration fee.
Kilmarnock’s January window plans have been revealed as manager Derek McInnes looks ahead to a big month for the club.
Celtic have until the end of the season to decide whether to permanently sign Moritz Jenz, according to reports.
THE SCOTLAND DAY
Joseph Parker wants a “revenge trilogy” with fights against Dillian Whyte, Anthony Joshua and Joe Joyce if he can defeat Jack Massey on the Eubank Jr-Smith undercard next month.