Gossip: Pep’s Plan B for Manchester City?

Real Madrid midfielder Mateo Kovacic
Real Madrid midfielder Mateo Kovacic

Tuesday’s football stories claim the Premier League champions may be seeking midfield alternatives....

Daily Mirror: Manchester City have made an enquiry for Real Madrid midfielder Mateo Kovacic amid doubts over the signing of Jorginho.

The Sun: Borussia Dortmund plan to use the money from Andriy Yarmolenko’s imminent switch to West Ham United to help fund a move for Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha.

Daily Mirror: Manchester United have scouted Molde’s teenage striker Erling Haaland.

Il Messaggero: Officials from United and Real Madrid have met Lazio to discuss moves for midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic.

A Bola: Newcastle United have joined the race to sign Portugal midfielder Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Lisbon.

Daily Star: Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo is expected to sign a new three-year deal with the club.