Premier League gossip: West Ham targeting Liverpool's Christian Benteke


West Ham are targeting Liverpool's Christian Benteke after their bid for Lyon's Alexandre Lacazette was rejected, according to The Sun.

Rafael Benitez has agreed to stay on as Newcastle manager after securing full control over transfers, the Daily Mail reports.

Newcastle's Rafael Benitez.

The Sun reports that Borussia Monchengladbach boss Lucien Favre is in the frame for the Everton job.

Claudio Ranieri wants to bring Ajax striker Arkadiusz Milik to Leicester, the Daily Mirror reports.

Poland's Arkadiusz Milik.

Manchester City continue to monitor Schalke forward Leroy Sane but face competition from several other clubs, according to the Manchester Evening News.