Today's newspaper gossip: Terry offered job at Brondby, Rodgers for Swansea return

Published on: 14 March 2016
Today's newspaper gossip: Terry offered job at Brondby, Rodgers for Swansea return
Newspapers

Chelsea's 35-year-old captain John Terry, who is set to leave the club this summer, will be offered a quick route into management - at Danish club Brondby. (Daily Mirror)

Manager Mauricio Pochettino is close to agreeing a new three-year deal at Tottenham which will see his wages raised by around £1m a year to £4.5m.(Sun)

Ex-manager Brendan Rodgers would be interested in a return to Swansea before the 2016-17 campaign should the Welsh club make contact.(South Wales Evening Post)

Former Leicester manager Nigel Pearson and ex-Derby boss Nigel Clough are in line to replace Dougie Freedman who was sacked at Nottingham Forest.(Daily Star)

Daily Mirror

Monday's Daily Mirror back page

Other gossip

Chelsea striker Diego Costa, 27, will escape an FA biting charge but faces an extra game ban because he refused to leave the pitch when red-carded against Everton in the FA Cup on Saturday. (Daily Mirror)

Everton's new majority shareholder, Farhad Moshiri, believes he has bought into a family at Goodison Park and says he will "give them whatever I have".(Liverpool Echo)

Liverpool will hold talks this week about the possible signing of Udinese midfielder Piotr Zielinski, 21, who has been on loan at Empoli for the past two season. (Daily Mail)

Arsenal have made a move for Roma's 19-year-old Nigerian striker Umar Sadiq, according to the player's agent. (Sun)

Sunderland legend Niall Quinn is not in the frame for the vacant chief executive position, despite being linked with a shock return to the Stadium of Light. (Sunderland Echo)

Best of 5 live Sport

BBC pundit Steve Claridge says Arsenal's season is over following their defeat against Watford. A round-up of the FA Cup action plus the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Tottenham.(Listen to 5 live's Football Daily)

Best of social media

Watford's Adlene Guedioura, who scored a stunning goal, posted the jubilant scene in the visiting dressing room after the 2-1 FA Cup quarter-final victory at Arsenal.

Watford

The Watford celebrations in full flow at the Emirates

Adlene Guedioura

The new Rocket Man at Watford

Following Saturday's FA Cup quarter-final exit at Everton, Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois said: "Disappointed with the result yesterday! We will do everything to end as high as possible in the league!" ">https://www.instagram.com/p/BC5Rco2MgY7/">said: "Disappointed with the result yesterday! We will do everything to end as high as possible in the league!"

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea, after the 1-1 FA Cup draw with West Ham at Old Trafford,

https://twitter.com/D_DeGea/status/709115023558369280

— (@D_DeGea)

">wrote: "It couldn't be today but after the effort we have the replay. This team doesn't surrender!"

Tottenham striker Harry Kane underlined the fine team spirit in the Spurs dressing room with an affectionate emoticon for Dele Alli, who set up both his goals in the 2-0 victory at Aston Villa that took his side to within two points of leaders Leicester.

Harry Kane

Harmony in the Tottenham camp

And finally...

Players in a local football match in Australia were given the shock of their life as a cow invaded the pitch and started charging at them. (Metro)

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