No sooner were there suggestions that Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino might be in the frame to take over at Manchester United, and the Jose Mourinho done deal to Old Trafford suggestions pop up again.
No less than three backpages on Wednesday run with the same claim: Jose Mourinho has told friends that he is the new Manchester United boss.
Sacked by Chelsea earlier this season, reports of Mourinho taking over from Louis van Gaal at the end of the season are rife in Portugal, Italy, Spain and now England.
On Sunday, Louis van Gaal publicly rallied against the suggestions that he will not be kept on at Old Trafford, following Manchester United’s 1-1 draw with Chelsea.
See the back pages of the Daily Mail, Daily Mirror & Daily Star below – as Jose Mourinho reportedly tells friends he is the next Manchester United manager.