WE take a look around the papers for the latest from Tottenham Hotspur, Queens Park Rangers, Manchester United, Everton, Manchester City, Nottingham Forest, Bolton Wanderers and Chelsea.
DAILY EXPRESS: Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp last night branded Arsenal fans “disgusting” for their vile chants at Emmanuel Adebayor. Also: Martin Johnson has warned his World Cup players they could be sent home if there is any more anti-social behaviour...Felipe Massa was urged by a Ferrari engineer to “destroy” Lewis Hamilton’s race in Singapore before the two collided.
DAILY MAIL: Adel Taarabt was seen sprinting away in his QPR tracksuit after storming out of Craven Cottage as his team were humiliated 6-0 at Fulham. Also: Harry Redknapp has lashed out at the culture of “disgusting” chants after Arsenal fans taunted Emmanuel Adebayor about the Togo shootings during yesterday’s north London derby.
DAILY MIRROR: Jermain Defoe and Rio Ferdinand have been axed by England boss Fabio Capello. Also: Fuming Arsene Wenger was branded “two-bob” after refusing to shake Spurs coach Clive Allen’s hand... Everton will question referee Martin Atkinson’s ability to take charge of Premier League games.
THE SUN: Arsene Wenger was branded “two bob” last night after an amazing touchline spat with Tottenham coach Clive Allen. Also: Rio Ferdinand suffered another massive England snub last night... Carlos Tevez goes into the dock today over his Munich mutiny.
DAILY STAR: Spurs coach Clive Allen last night branded Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger “two-bob”. Also: Carlos Tevez will be grilled by Manchester City officials today and asked to explain his actions in Munich last week... Steve McClaren quit without a penny at Nottingham Forest last night because he could no longer risk damaging his reputation.
THE GUARDIAN: Harry Redknapp turned his ire on football’s foul-mouthed supporters, after Emmanuel Adebayor was subjected to sickening abuse from the travelling Arsenal supporters during Tottenham Hotspur’s 2-1 derby victory. Also: England fear Jonny Wilkinson could have made his last appearance for his country as the squad stumble from one fresh crisis to another in New Zealand.
DAILY TELEGRAPH: Another day, another PR disaster for England. After yet more allegations of poor behaviour, manager Martin Johnson has admitted that the welter of negative headlines is in danger of having a divisive impact on the players in the build-up to Saturday’s quarter-final against France.
THE TIMES: Jonny Wilkinson’s participation in the World Cup quarter-final against France is in serious doubt after Martin Johnson, the England team manager, raised fresh concerns over the veteran fly-half’s fitness.
THE INDEPENDENT: Harry Redknapp last night condemned Arsenal chants about Emmanuel Adebayor during the north London derby as “disgusting” after the Tottenham striker was taunted over the incident in which his Togolese national team coach was shot at in Angola in January last year.
TALKSPORT: Bolton manager Owen Coyle believes Hungarian goalkeeper Adam Bogdan will learn from his mistakes during the 5-1 defeat by Chelsea.