Gossip: Costa’s Chinese breakaway?

Diego Costa reportedly remains a target for clubs in China
Diego Costa reportedly remains a target for clubs in China

Friday’s football stories from the papers and web

The Sun: Chelsea striker Diego Costa remains a £620,000 per week target for Chinese club Tianjin Quanjian.

Daily Telegraph: Arsenal will offer Jack Wilshere a new contract despite the midfielder suffering a broken leg while on loan at Bournemouth.

Daily Mirror: Gunners boss Arsene Wenger is confident of winning the race for Schalke defender Sead Kolasinac.

AS: Real Madrid have rejected a £50m offer from Liverpool for Marcos Asensio.

Daily Telegraph: Manchester City may have to pay a record fee for a defender if they wish to sign Juventus’ Leonardo Bonucci.

Daily Express: Everton are ready to pay £25m for Burnley defender Michael Keane.

The Times: Alternatively, Keane will move to Goodison Park for £20m.

The Sun: Lazio want Manchester City striker Enes Unal after the Turkish teenager’s 17 goals for FC Twente.

Daily Mirror: Brighton and Hove Albion as well as Newcastle United are interested in Carl Jenkinson, who has been told he can leave Arsenal.