Football News – Arsenal ace rules out Roma move, Harry to offer escape route, Juan Mata set to follow in Zola footsteps
Mario Balotelli had to flee his home on Saturday morning after fireworks went off inside the bathroom of his rented home. The Manchester City striker suggested his friends were the ones responsible for leaving part of his home a smouldering wreck.
Elsewhere in the news Mata looks to follow in Zola’s footsteps; Theo Walcott urges contract talks, while Steve Kean vows to win over Blackburn fans.
Balotelli’s house set ablaze after fireworks shot from window – Guardian
I will get Rovers supporters on side just like Fergie did, claims Kean – Daily Mail
Spurs willing to offer Tevez escape route – Mirror
Theo Walcott urges contract talks – People
Blues new boy Mata balks at comparisons to Chelsea legend Zola – Daily Mail
Chelsea and QPR look for new homes – Guardian
Wenger believes Ramsey is finally showing his best after horror injury – Daily Mail
Boss Moyes tells Everton’s Jack Rodwell to man-up – People
Marouane Chamakh won’t be leaving Arsenal in January – Metro
FA wants quiet approach to racism row – Guardian
Vidic can feel pressure mounting and it’s not just down to daunting derby – Independent