Manchester United Eyes Sevilla’s Moreno, Express Says: Roundup

The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.

Evra Replacement

Manchester United may try to sign Sevilla defender Alberto Moreno to replace Patrice Evra, the Daily Express reported.

Sevilla wants 25 million pounds ($40 million) to release the 21-year-old Moreno who recently made his debut for Spain, the Express added.

Sporting Winger

Sporting Lisbon could trade winger Diego Capel to Arsenal, Liverpool or Tottenham for 6 million pounds in January, the Daily Express reported.

Capel is one of the highest earners on Sporting’s payroll and the team is seeking to cut its costs, the Express said.

Dutch Target

Manchester City is interested in hiring Dutch-Serbian winger Richairo Zivkovic from Groningen, the Daily Mirror reported.

Liverpool is also scouting the 17-year-old who has been compared to Arjen Robben, the Mirror said.

City Exit

Everton, Newcastle, Hull and Crystal Place want to sign midfielder Abdisalam Ibrahim, who is free to leave Manchester City in January, the Daily Star reported.

The 22-year-old is currently on loan in Norway, the Star said.

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