Monday’s newspapers have brought us the latest transfer rumors and top stories. According to the Daily Mirror, there is uncertainty about Matthijs de Ligt’s future at Bayern Munich, with Manchester United on alert. Meanwhile, Kieran Trippier of Newcastle is optimistic about their chances of finishing in the top four and making a return to the Champions League.
The Daily Mail reports that Santos plans to bring Neymar Jr back after his recovery and his experience in Saudi Arabia. John Stones of Everton still hopes for another magical season despite Pep Guardiola’s doubts. Gary Neville believes that if Arsenal remains composed and controlled, they have a good chance of winning the title.
In other news, Martin Odegaard had an impressive game against West Ham according to the Daily Star. West Ham fans were left disappointed as their team lost 6-0 to Arsenal in London Stadium. Mikel Arteta was pleased with Arsenal’s big victory under his management, while Declan Rice didn’t celebrate his goal against West Ham. The Daily Telegraph reports that Italy’s head coach compared Ireland’s performance to the All Blacks.
Brendan Rodgers of Celtic says people want him to fail, according to The Scottish Sun. Finally, Sebastien Haller saw a fairytale comeback as he helped Ivory Coast secure the African Cup of Nations title according to The Daily Record.