Today's newspaper gossip: LVG set to quit Man United, Liverpool agree terms with Teixeira

Published on: 25 January 2016

Manager Louis van Gaal is believed to be on the brink of quitting Manchester United after admitting he has let the fans down. (Sun) 

Liverpool have agreed personal terms with Shakhtar Donetsk striker Alex Teixeira, 26. (Daily Star via Futbol Ukraine) 

But there is still a big gap between what the Reds are willing to pay for the Brazilian and the valuation set by the Ukrainian club.(Liverpool Echo) 

Louis van Gaal's future and Diego Costa feature on the back page of the Daily Mail

Fiorentina midfielder Mario Suarez is considering a move to Watford after the 28-year-old initially rejected a move to Vicarage Road. (Mirror) 

Roma have confirmed they are in negotiations with Chinese side Jiangsu Suning over the transfer of former Arsenal forward Gervinho, 28. (Guardian) 

Atletico Madrid's French international forward Antoine Griezmann says he has no desire to leave Spain and join Chelsea in a £75m deal (Express via Telefoot) 

Newcastle have cooled their interest in Tottenham winger Andros Townsend, 24, with Spurs understood to want close to £14m for the England international. (Sky Sports) 

The St James' Park club look set to keep French midfielder Moussa Sissoko in this month's transfer window but the 26-year-old has hinted he could leave in the summer. (Sun) 

Magpies captain Fabricio Coloccini believes he and his team-mates are being "too nice" out on the pitch - and their lack of nastiness is costing them at the moment. (Newcastle Chronicle) 

Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri is desperate to sign a striker in the January transfer window after loaning out Andrej Kramaric to Hoffenheim to free up room on the wage bill. (Mail) 

Liverpool striker Christian Benteke could be on his way out of the Anfield club after Euro 2016. (Bleacher Report) 

Manchester City youngster Bersant Celina, 19, who made his debut in the FA Cup win over Norwich, is ready to leave the club on loan to continue his development. (Manchester Evening News) 

Social media

The Manchester United team of the future has another potential member after Wayne Rooney's wife Coleen gave birth to the couple's third son on Sunday.

Wayne Rooney on Twitter

And there was also good news for Rooney's Manchester United team-mate Matteo Darmian who gave an encouraging injury update via Twitter.  The full-back had to go off in the second half of Saturday's defeat against Southampton while spitting blood following an aerial collision with Shane Long.

Matteo Darmian on Twitter

Darmian says he is on the mend after his injury on Saturday

And finally

Under pressure Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal was spotted at Manchester Airport on Sunday, the day after his side's defeat to Southampton. But the 64-year-old was not leaving the club, just travelling back to the Netherlands to celebrate his daughter's birthday. (Independent) 

Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce wants the transfer window to close so he can go back to watching his favourite television programmes, including Eastenders. (Mirror)