Gossip: Pochettino, Alderweireld, Pogba, Wilshere, Lamela, Shaw

Tottenham are willing to offer manager Mauricio Pochettino a lucrative new contract. The Argentine signed a new five-year deal in 2016 worth £5.5m a year. (Telegraph)

Real Madrid will sign Paris St-Germain’s 26-year-old Brazilian striker Neymar in 2019. (Mundo Deportivo – in Spanish)

Madrid will lead the chase for Tottenham defender Toby Alderweireld. Manchester CityChelsea and Manchester United are also keen on the 28-year-old Belgian. (Mirror)

Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini has agreed a deal to join Besiktas at the end of the season. The Belgium international, 30, is out of contract at the end of the campaign and could leave on a free transfer. (Fotomac – in Turkish)

Juventus have enquired about Arsenal’s English midfielder Jack Wilshere. The 26-year-old’s contract expires in the summer. (Mirror)

Everton and Tottenham are both interested in PSVwinger Steven Bergwijn. The 20-year-old has represented the Netherlands from under-17 through to under-21 level. (ESPN)

Spurs midfielder Erik Lamela is open to leaving the north London club for Inter Milan. The 25-year-old Argentine has just returned after being out with a hip injury for over a year. (Talksport)

Arsenal and Chelsea are both monitoring 22-year-old Luke Shaw’s contract talks with Manchester United. Jose Mourinho has confirmed the English defender is in line for a new deal, but negotiations are yet to start. (Mirror)

Manchester United‘s French midfielder Paul Pogba, 24, wants manager Jose Mourinho to change the side’s formation so he can play an attacking role in a three-man midfield. (Daily Record)

Leicester midfielder Riyad Mahrez, 26, is a better player after his absence from the club following the Algerian’s failed move to Manchester City, says Foxes manager Claude Puel. (Sky Sports)

Puel has also criticised Premier League leaders City over their late approach for Mahrez and believes his club deserves “more respect”. (Leicester Mercury) More: