Rumours: Former Arsenal star Thierry Henry is the preferred candidate for the vacant Aston Villa job plus other rumours

Henry and Terry enjoyed many battles in the Premier League down the years. Credit: PA

Premier League legend Thierry Henry is the preferred candidate to become Aston Villa manager, with newly retired former Villa and Chelsea defender John Terry lined up as his assistant. (Express and Star)

Zinedine Zidane's agent has played down speculation linking the Frenchman with Manchester United saying his client is 'unlikely' to manage in the Premier League. (Marca)

Jose Mourinho reportedly consulted Paul Pogba on tactics at half-time as the Frenchman inspired Manchester United's sensational fightback from 2-0 down to win 3-2 against Newcastle. (Sun)

French World Cup winner Pogba, will not be sold by Manchester United in January, but wants to leave regardless of Mourinho's future. (Mail)

Arsenal will sign Paraguay striker Miguel Almiron in January. The 24-year-old has scored 12 goals this year for MLS side Atlanta United, and will move for £15m after their season ends in December. (Mirror)

Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe failed in a £10m bid for Brentford and Wales centre-back Chris Mepham, 20, in the summer but will try to sign him again in January. (Sun)

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola apologised to Gabriel Jesus for not allowing him to take the late penalty missed by Riyad Mahrez in the goalless draw with Liverpool. (Independent)