From the Back Pages, October 26: Manchester United fear over Radamel Falcao’s fitness ahead of Chelsea clash

From the back pages
From the back pages

MANCHESTER UNITED are reeling from an injury blow to star striker Radamel Falcao. (The Express)

Liverpool will consider a January move for West Brom striker Saido Berahino. The England Under 21 international starlet has been targeted by Spurs and there has been a £15million offer mooted by the north London club. (Daily Mail)

Cristiano Ronaldo is backing Louis van Gaal to bring the glory days back to Manchester United. (The Mirror)

After four months out it took Luis Suarez just three minutes to make his mark for Barcelona, crossing for Neymar to score, but there was no happy ending to his long awaited debut as Real Madrid won the first Clasico of the season. (The Independent)

West Ham United 2 Manchester City 1: For Manchester City to suffer defeat at West Ham was chastening enough. The impact could be exacerbated tomorrow if Chelsea win away to Manchester United and stretch their advantage over the champions to eight points. (The Times)

Sunderland 0 Arsenal 2: Alexis Sanchez makes the most of howlers from Wes Brown and Vito Mannone as Arsenal claim win at Stadium of Light. (The Telegraph)

Andy Murray gave his hopes of qualifying for the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals in London an almighty boost with a high-calibre win over David Ferrer to reach the final of the Valencia Open. (The Guardian)