Paper Round-Up: Smalling in accident, Mata sold, winger deal close & more

Jose Mourinho’s plotting and planning continues, with the self-proclaimed Special One making some huge transfer dealings in the market. He has already brought in Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Eric Bailly and seemingly Henrikh Mkhitaryan, but he isn’t stopping there.

In terms of more players coming in, there are the latest updates in the Hirving Lozano moves, as well as a blow in pursuit of James Rodriguez.

Now, there is more rumours linking Juan Mata with a move to Everton, with a deal reportedly close.

There is also a huge blow for Chris Smalling, who has reportedly been rushed to hospital following a surfing injury in Bali.

Check out the latest paper talk, dated Monday 4th July here:

Juan Mata is close to joining Everton in a deal worth just over £20m. [Telegraph]

Manchester United will sign Hirving Lozano after the Olympics. [MEN]

Social media blew up this morning, after a picture of Chris Smalling emerged claiming he was rushed to hospital following a head injury. [Old Trafford Faithful, Twitter]

Manchester United have been dealt a blow in their pursuit of James Rodriguez, as he is in advanced talks with PSG. [Yahoo]

Physio Room reckon that Bastian Schweinsteiger has tweaked his knee ligaments. [Physio Room]

Manchester United winger Memphis Depay paid a huge tribute to Ryan Giggs on Twitter. [Depay, Twitter]

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