UK Back Pages: Chelsea's Hot Start, Marcos Rojo Rumours and More

Sean Swaby@seanswabyUK Staff WriterAugust 18, 2014


Chelsea's flying Premier League start on Monday night dominated Tuesday's headlines, but Marcos Rojo and Angel Di Maria couldn't escape being the subjects of continued transfer rumours. 

Additionally, speculation surrounding a few familiar names has surfaced for the now-vacant Crystal Palace managerial post. 

Here, we look at them all. 

The Mirror leads with Chelsea while linking any potential Manchester United move for Rojo along with an exit for Nani. 

Tuesday's Daily Mirror back page - "Ginger Spice" #tomorrowspaperstoday #bbcpapers #cfc

— Nick Sutton (@suttonnick) August 18, 2014

The Star also links Rojo with United and puts former Cardiff City manager Malky Mackay as a potential suitor for the Palace gig. 

Tuesday's Daily Star back page - "Blues in Burn-up" #tomorrowspaperstoday #bbcpapers #cfc

— Nick Sutton (@suttonnick) August 18, 2014

The Sun links Di Maria with a long-rumoured move to Manchester United and puts another former Premier League boss alongside the Crystal Palace post: former Tottenham manager Tim Sherwood. 

Tuesday's Sun back page - "It's Costa Shrieker" #tomorrowspaperstoday #bbcpapers #cfc

— Nick Sutton (@suttonnick) August 18, 2014

Daily Express leads with Chelsea and the sensational performances from Diego Costa and Cesc Fabregas

Tuesday's Daily Express back page - "Fab start for Costa" #tomorrowspaperstoday #bbcpapers #cfc

— Nick Sutton (@suttonnick) August 18, 2014