Waiting game for Mourinho?

This morning's transfer and managerial news from at home and abroad

Thursday, 5th May 2016, 7:58 am
Updated Thursday, 5th May 2016, 10:00 am
Jose Mourinho was reportedly asked to wait a year before becoming Manchester United manager

The Sun: Manchester United asked Jose Mourinho to wait 12 months before replacing Louis van Gaal as manager – but he wants the job this summer.

Daily Mail: Incoming Chelsea boss Antonio Conte wants to sign striker Gonzalo Higuain from Napoli in a £42m deal.

Daily Star: Conte also wants to bring back loanee Juan Cuadrado from Juventus – but sell Nemanja Matic to the Italian champions.

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Daily Mirror: Ayoze Perez may be trying to help Newcastle United avoid relegation but Barcelona have been linked with a move for the Spanish striker.

Daily Express: Leicester City want to add Borussia Moenchengladbach midfielder Thorgan Hazard – younger brother of Eden – to their squad.

Daily Mail: The elder Hazard has told Chelsea he wants to remain at Stamford Bridge rather than move to Paris St Germain or Real Madrid.

Daily Mirror: Spurs gave targeted a move for Sion’s Senegalese international striker Moussa Kanate.

The Sun: Manchester United have given a trial to 17-year-old Wisla Krakow keeper Kacper Chorazka, who is also interesting Rangers.