There is more bad news for Arsenal fans still reeling from Saturday's miserable 5-1 hammering at Liverpool.
Arsenal duo Lukasz Fabianski and Bacary Sagna are compounding Arsene Wenger's post-Liverpool glum by refusing to sign new deals with the club (Daily Star)
David Moyes will attempt to rectify his shambolic back four by offering Roma a £10m fee for Moroccan defender Mehdi Benatar (Tuttosport)
Fulham will tempt Schalke with a £2m summer bid for Austrian left-back Christian Fuchs (Mirror)
Netherlands forward Luuk de Jong admits he would love to make his move to the club permanent at the end of the season (Journal)
And finally, Manchester City have secured commercial interest in two Portuguese clubs, which could give them first pick on rising Brazilian stars and help with any potential Financial Fair Play obstacles (Independent)