All the football news and gossip from Wednesday's papers, as former USA coach Bob Bradley is linked with the vacant job at Sunderland.
Possible Liverpool target Carlo Ancelotti is looking for a return to club management, but has hinted it will not be until next season.
David Beckham believes former England team-mate Wayne Rooney will continue to defy the critics.
Klopp agrees deal in principle, Cruyff criticises two Premier League managers, Nigel Pearson to be new Sunderland boss, plus more.
Liverpool are close to appointing former Borussia Dortmund boss Jurgen Klopp as manager on a three-year deal.
West Ham captain Stacey Little says she was "treated disgustingly" before quitting, but the club claim she was released.
Bayern Munich and Germany legend Gerd Muller is receiving treatment for Alzheimer's disease, say the Bundesliga club.
Tottenham's Kyle Walker and Andros Townsend have been called up to the England squad, after Everton defender John Stones pulled out through injury.