To the Papers! Arsenal, Chelsea, Man United, Liverpool, Spurs and Newcastle transfer news and football gossip roundup of todays biggest news and transfer rumours from all of Saturday’s major papers…

Inter Milan forward Ivan Perisic has admitted that he wanted to join Manchester United in the summer but was convinced to stay by his manager Luciano Spalletti. (DAILY MIRROR)

Real Madrid alert! Chelsea edge closer to stunning £160 million Asensio deal (READ MORE)

Rafa Benitez has revealed he was a phone call away from becoming West Ham manager in 2015. (DAILY MIRROR)

Newcastle players have been told they can revive their Christmas party tradition after last year’s bash was scrapped due to poor form. (DAILY MIRROR)

Emery urged to sign Rabiot as Arsenal look to make ambitous move for Ramsey replacement (READ MORE)

Alexis Sanchez’s scream after tearing his hamstring in training on Thursday left his Manchester United team-mates in shock and distress. (THE SUN)

Man United, Liverpool stunned as Arsenal legend Lauren makes stunning Ramsey claim (READ MORE)

Manchester United’s flight to Southampton on Friday was delayed because a Manchester City plane was parked in their way.(THE SUN)

Tottenham and Manchester City are set to battle it out for the signing of 17-year-old Toulouse striker Adil Taoui.(THE SUN)

Arsenal are hoping their relations with Hoffenheim, where they sent Reiss Nelson on loan, will help them land 22-year-old playmaker Nadiem Amiri. (THE SUN)

Dutch boss Koeman right? £60m will get Dutchman De Ligt signed up for Chelsea this January (READ MORE)

Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas says he has not spoken to AC Milan and intends to stay at Chelsea until his contract expires at the end of the season. (DAILY EXPRESS)

Callum Hudson-Odoi wants assurances of first-team games at Chelsea before he enters talks over a new long-term deal. (DAILY TELEGRAPH)

Thank you Maurizio! £60 million defender Maksimovic opens up on possible Chelsea move (READ MORE)


Mourinho expects De Gea stay, stunning Ramsey claim, Lauren wants Martial in Man United Friday

Lauren wants Dembele, Ramsey claim, Rabiot wanted all in Arsenal Friday

Sarri speaks, Kante waste, Fabregas message, Giroud makes statement in Chelsea Friday


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