Paper Talk 2nd September - Football Hub

Paper Talk 2nd September

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Former Manchester United first-team coach Rene Meulensteen believes striker Danny Welbeck, 23, is the perfect match for Arsenal.

Sky Sports

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo, 29, says Colombia striker Radamel Falcao, 28, will be a fantastic signing for United.

Daily Mirror 

Falcao will earn £350,000 per week at Old Trafford as part of a £24m outlay by United.

Daily Express

Liverpool striker Fabio Borini’s £10 million move to QPR broke down because the 23-year-old could not agree personal terms.

Daily Mail

The Reds are likely to sign former Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes, 32, as a free agent in October.


Toronto FC striker Jermain Defoe, 31, failed in his attempts to find a Premier League club on deadline day despite travelling to England to push through a deal.

Daily Telegraph

Aston Villa midfielder Fabian Delph, 24, reveals a summer working out with a personal trainer has helped him win an England call-up.

Daily Mirror

West Brom midfielder Craig Gardner, 27, says head coach Alan Irvine will lift the side after they failed to win any of their opening three Premier League games.

Birmingham Mail

The Baggies have sent defender Joleon Lescott, 32, to an American boot camp in a bid to get him fit to face Everton on 13 September.

Express & Star

Hull City boss Steve Bruce admits it will be a challenge to get the best out of winger Hatem Ben Arfa, 27, who has joined on loan from Newcastle.

Sunderland Echo

Tigers goalkeeper Steve Harper, 39 could end his playing career to take over as the new manager of League Two side Carlisle United.


Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson, 24, says he is surprised that England supporters have been so supportive after the national team’s poor showing in the World Cup this summer.

Daily Star

Aston Villa’s Shay Given, 38, says he did not demand to be Martin O’Neill’s first choice as Republic of Ireland goalkeeper following his decision to come out of international retirement.


A record low attendance for an England match at the new Wembley is expected for the friendly against Norway on Wednesday night.


England Under-21s manager Gareth Southgate has told Crystal Palace’s on-loan winger Wilfried Zaha, 21, that he must play his way back into the international set-up.

Daily Star


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