Football rumours from the UK media: April 8

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The latest gossip and rumours from the newspapers and online.

The Sun reports that JOSE MOURINHO has started house hunting in Cheshire as speculation mounts over him possibly taking over at Manchester United.



The Daily Mirror writes that Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is keen to sign Juventus striker ALVARO MORATA and Roma defender KOSTAS MANOLAS.

EDEN HAZARD could be set for a departure from Chelsea as he becomes the first casualty of Antonio Conte’s appointment, according to the Sun.

The Daily Mail is reporting that MAURICIO POCHETTINO is set to be offered a £5.5million a year deal to stay as Tottenham boss.

The Daily Mirror says that Manchester City scouts were keeping an eye on Villarreal defender ERIC BAILLY in Thursday’s Europa League clash with Sparta Prague.

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