Football rumours from the UK media
The latest gossip and rumours from the newspapers and online:
Wales and Swansea skipper ASHLEY WILLIAMS is attracting the interest of Everton, who are preparing a £10million bid, reports the South Wales Evening Post.
The Daily Star reports that Hull have made former West Ham boss GIANFRANCO ZOLA a candidate for their vacant managerial position, though the Hull Daily Mail write that Wales boss Chris Coleman is on their radar.
CLAUDIO RANIERI has an open chequebook as he prepares Leicester's Premier League title defence, writes the Sun.
Liverpool could be about to lose long-serving midfielder LUCAS LEIVA, with the Daily Mail reporting that Galatasaray are preparing a bid.
The Daily Mirror are reporting that Germany striker MARIO GOMEZ is set for a £7million move to West Ham from Besiktas.