Paper News and Gossip: Rooney World Cup Switch, Chelsea Close in on Diego Costa

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Paper News and Gossip: Rooney World Cup Switch, Chelsea Close in on Diego Costa
Kirsty Wigglesworth/Associated Press

Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney hogs the back-page headlines on Wednesday as his position ahead of the World Cup comes under scrutiny.

England manager Roy Hodgson is set to play the forward in a wide position in the warm-up game against Ecuador, leading some papers to speculate on his role in Brazil.

Elsewhere, Chelsea are closing in on the signing of Diego Costa from Atletico Madrid, while Eden Hazard continues to be linked with Paris Saint-Germain.

But who else is making the headlines on Wednesday? Read on to find out more.

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