Trending: Zlatan Ibrahimovic tempted by MLS? New Wenger protest

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Paul Mariner says the main reason Zlatan would move to the Galaxy would be to swap Manchester for Los Angeles.

Here are the latest stories for Friday.

MAN UNITED: Former U.S. international Alexi Lalas said he thinks that Major League Soccer's LA Galaxy have a good chance of landing Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic either this summer or next.

– Jose Mourinho said he was satisfied with Man United's performance on a difficult playing surface as his side earned a 1-1 draw at FC Rostov in the Europa League on Thursday.

– Mourinho says he will not play a reserve team against Chelsea in the FA Cup on Monday as Manchester United continue to fight on multiple fronts.

ARSENAL: Another protest by Arsenal fans who want to see Arsene Wenger replaced has been scheduled — with the manager admitting the opinion of supporters will have a bearing on whether he stays.

– Wenger has said Barcelona coach Luis Enrique's change in reputation from "idiot" to "hero" in such a short space of time sums up management today.

– He also said he will shoulder the blame for Arsenal's late collapse in the 5-1 loss to Bayern Munich, but has no regrets about not switching to damage limitation mode.

FIFA: Russia World Cup head Vitaly Mutko has been barred from seeking re-election to FIFA's top decision-making body after failing an eligibility check, people familiar with the decision told The Associated Press.

PSG: Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed reports of an incident at Le Bourget Airport in the early hours of Thursday morning following the team's return to the French capital after their UEFA Champions League exit at the hands of Barcelona.

BARCELONA: Ivan Rakitic signed a new contract with Barcelona on Thursday, tying him to the Catalan giants until 2021.

MAN CITY: Joe Hart acknowledges his future is uncertain and believes being a club's number one goalkeeper is more important than making a Premier League return.

LIVERPOOL: Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum has shrugged off criticism he is a "homer" who only performs in front of his own fans.

TOTTENHAM: Tottenham defender Ben Davies has signed a new four-and-a-half year deal with the club until 2021.

CHINESE SUPER LEAGUE: Carlos Tevez will not be distracted by growing rumours he will quit the Chinese Super League (CSL) and return to Argentina, his Shanghai Shenhua coach Gus Poyet has said, as the former Manchester United striker struggles to settle at his new club.

MLS: Vytautas Andriuskevicius won't play when the Portland Timbers visit the LA Galaxy on Sunday because of an injured calf.

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