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Former Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is in the frame to become the new manager at Paris St-Germain. (TF1 - in French)

Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel, 29, is in talks with Ligue 1 side Marseille.(Daily Mirror)

Blues captain John Terry, 36, is the latest target for the Chinese Super League, with Guangzhou Evergrande and Shanghai Shenhua both interested in signing the defender.(Daily Express)

Liverpool striker Divock Origi, 21, has warned Everton to prepare "for war" in the derby on Monday night.(Daily Telegraph)

Daily Telegraph
Monday's Daily Telegraph back page

Tottenham have bid £19m for Atalanta midfielder Franck Kessie, 20, with Chelsea and Manchester United also interested. (Calciomercato)

Crystal Palace could release midfielder Mathieu Flamini, 32, in January. He has been given permission to return to Marseille.(Daily Mirror)

Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, 35, has said he could play on until he is 50.(Daily Star)

Inter Milan are one of a number of clubs interested in Manchester United midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin, 27, who has played just eight times for Jose Mourinho's side this season. (Calciomercato)

Real Madrid forward James Rodriguez, 25, says he may leave the club in January as he searches for more playing time. (Sky Sports)

Rodriguez confirmed he had received offers from other clubs, with Chelsea bidding £75m to bring him in as a replacement for Oscar, who is headed to the Chinese Super League. (Sun)

But Real captain Sergio Ramos criticised Rodriguez's comments - which came after their Club World Cup final win on Sunday - by saying "it is not a day for personal issues". (AS)

Liverpool are interested in 19-year-old Santos striker Thiago Maia.(ESPN - in Portuguese)

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The back page of Monday's Sun

West Ham and Southampton are targeting Eibar midfielder Dani Garcia, 26.(Marca - in Spanish)

The Hammers' manager Slaven Bilic has cancelled the club's Christmas party despite winning seven points in a week. (Daily Telegraph)

AC Milan have said 30-year-old striker Carlos Bacca, who West Ham were interested in, is not for sale. (Evening Standard)

Birmingham City manager Gianfranco Zola wants to sign striker Lukas Jutkiewicz, 27, permanently. Jutkiewicz has been on loan from Burnley since August. (Birmingham Mail)

Best of social media

Tottenham midfielder Nabil Bentaleb, who is on loan at German side Schalke, relaxed on Sunday afternoon by playing chess.

FC Shalke 04

Sports Personality of the Year (SPOTY) host Gary Lineker put on his best pout for a selfie with Robbie Williams. (Instagram)

Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk and his team-mates celebrated their 3-1 victory over local rivals Bournemouth.

Virgil van Dijk

Manchester City's squad showed their support for injured midfielder Ilkay Gundogan as they beat Arsenal 2-1.

Manchester City

Which led to this response from the man himself:

Ilkay Gundogan

Leicester City captain Wes Morgan posed with the trophy after the side won the SPOTY Team of the Year award.

Wes Morgan

And finally

The FA has banned a tattoo parlour from sponsoring an under-10s team in Stourbridge, which could lead to the club folding. (Sun)

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