Football gossip: Wagner, Puel, Morata, Cavani, Allegri, Enrique, Khedira

Football gossip

Leicester want Huddersfield boss David Wagner to be their next manager, with the Foxes expected to part company with Claude Puel this month. (Times - subscription required)

Chelsea and Belgium forward Eden Hazard, 27, says there is "no chance" of him leaving Stamford Bridge for Manchester United. (Mail)

Spain striker Alvaro Morata, 25, could leave Chelsea and return to Juventus. The Blues may then consider a move for Paris St-Germain and Uruguay forward Edinson Cavani, 31. (Tuttosport, via Metro)

Chelsea have moved in front of Liverpool in the race to sign Lyon playmaker Nabil Fekir, 24. (L'Equipe via Star)

Arsenal want Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri or former Barcelona coach Luis Enrique to be their next manager, but both have concerns about taking the job because of the club's management structure. (Sky Sports)

Enrique is in danger of pricing himself out of becoming the Gunners' next manager - after asking for £15m after tax. (Mirror)

Arsenal's back-up plan if they fail to land Allegri is to appoint former Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti and bring in either Patrick Vieira or Mikel Arteta to work alongside him. (Star)

Arsenal are confident midfielder Jack Wilshere will sign a new deal after offering him a fresh offer to stay at the club. (Mirror)

The attitude of Germany playmaker Mesut Ozil, 29, has angered a number of his team-mates at Arsenal. (Sun)

Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri, who has been linked with Chelsea, has suggested he could leave the Serie A side this summer when he confirmed there is an 8m euros release clause in his contract. (Talksport)

Liverpool have spoken to Juventus about a deal for 31-year-old Sami Khedira during negotiations over the free transfer of fellow Germany midfielder Emre Can, 24, to the Italian side. (Sun)

Southampton suspect dirty tricks after having their booking at a hotel near Swansea's stadium cancelled prior to Tuesday's game against their relegation-battling rivals. (Mail)

Bayern Munich are willing to sell 29-year-old Poland striker Robert Lewandowski, a target for Manchester United, this summer. (Calciomercato, via Express)

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu says the club are in talks to renew the contract of 24-year-old defender Samuel Umtiti, who has been linked with a move to Manchester United. (Express)

Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta's proposed move to the Chinese Super League may be in doubt after Chongqing Lifan indicated a deal for the 33-year-old Spaniard could be off as a result of financial concerns. (

Wolves midfielder Ruben Neves is looking forward to playing for the club in the Premier League next season despite speculation over the 21-year-old Portugal international's future. (Guardian)

West Ham boss David Moyes is set to hold talks with the club's owners about his future and has a list of players he wants to sign if he stays as he also plan a major clear out of players. (Express)

There are doubts from West Ham's owners and David Moyes about whether the best move would be for him to stay in charge of the Hammers. (Telegraph)

There is a question mark about Stoke City manager Paul Lambert's future at the club as there is a break clause in his contract which either party can activate by the end of June. (Guardian)

Spain goalkeeper Iker Casillas, 36, could stay for another season with Porto after winning his first title in Portugal this term. (Marca)

Southampton manager Mark Hughes has growing support among the players at St Mary's to continue to be in charge of the relegation-threatened club beyond the end of this season. (Telegraph)

Bristol City owner Stephen Lansdown says he is unaware of any approach for manager Lee Johnson, who has been linked with West Brom. (Birmingham Mail)

Manchester United's 24-year-old Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku says his ankle injury is progressing "faster than expected". (Manchester Evening News)

Tickets for Huddersfield against Arsenal, Arsene Wenger's final game in charge of the Gunners, are being offered for sale for more than £200 each - despite warnings to fans about "profiteering". (Huddersfield Daily Examiner)

Brighton boss Chris Hughton expects a quieter transfer window than last summer - when seven players were signed - now the club has secured its Premier League status. (Argus)

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