Football rumours: Manchester City and Erling Haaland ‘agree terms’

What the papers say

It looks like Manchester City have finally secured their man, with the Daily Mail reporting the club have agreed terms with Erling Haland. The newspaper says the contract is worth more than £500,000 a week, which would make the 21-year-old striker the highest-paid player in the Premier League. The five-year deal is expected to be finalized within the next week or so.

The Daily Mirror reports that Real Madrid have stepped up their search for the Chelsea defender. reece james. The 22-year-old is believed to be high on manager Carlo Ancelotti’s list of transfer targets, as he has sent scouts to monitor James at least nine times this season.

Burnley v Everton – Premier League – Turf Moor

Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope (Richard Sellers/PA)

West Ham are weighing a summer move for the Burnley goalkeeper nick dadaccording to The Times. Any decision is likely to hinge on whether Burnley are relegated from the Premier League, as Alfonso AreolaThe loan suspension could also be extended.

The Newcastle Chronicle says the 26-year-old Newcastle defender matte objective he wants his loan from Aston Villa to be permanent, even though he has three years left on his current deal.

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Crystal Palace v Arsenal – Premier League – Selhurst Park

Alexandre Lacazette in action for Arsenal (John Walton/PA)

Alexander Lacazette: The Arsenal striker gave an interview to French outlet Canal Plus, where the 30-year-old free agent hints that he has entered into talks with former club Lyon.

Marco Asensio: Arsenal are leading the chase for the 26-year-old Real Madrid winger, according to Calcio Mercato.

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