Ibrahimovic ready to join Jose?

Monday's transfer and managerial news from the newspapers and web

Monday, 23rd May 2016, 8:58 am
Updated Monday, 23rd May 2016, 10:26 am
Zlatan Ibrahimovic will reportedly be Jose Mourinho's first signing for Manchester United

Daily Star: Incoming Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho will be given £200m to spend with his first signing being Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Daily Mail: Mourinho was paid £4m by United not to take a job elsewhere but hasn’t accepted a ‘behaviour clause’ in his five-year deal at Old Trafford.

The Sun: Mourinho’s arrival is set to end Ryan Giggs’ 29-year stay with United as the Welshman is set to reject a job offer from the new boss.

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The Guardian: Mourinho’s transfer targets include John Stones, Alvaro Morata, Mauro Icardi, Ezequiel Garay, Andre Gomes and Joao Mario.

Daily Express: However, United will miss out on Benfica winger Nicolas Gaitan, who will join Atletico Madrid.

The Sun: Another United target, Gonzalo Higuain, will overlook interest from United and Chelsea in favour of a move to Paris St Germain.

Daily Telegraph: Elsewhere in Manchester, City have agreed an initial £20.1m deal with Borussia Dortmund for midfielder Ilkay Gundogan.

Daily Mail: Departing City boss Manuel Pellegrini has spoken with Everton about their managerial vacancy.

Daily Telegraph: David Moyes is considering whether to end his managerial exile following talks with Aston Villa.