From the Back Pages, August 21: Malky Mackay’s Crystal Palace offer withdrawn after Vincent Tan sends dossier of alleged misconduct to FA

From the back pages
From the back pages

Cardiff City owner Vincent Tan has taken the ultimate revenge on Malky Mackay. Crystal Palace yesterday did a dramatic U-turn and withdrew their job offer to former Cardiff boss Mackay. It came after Cardiff submitted a dossier to the Football Association questioning Mackay’s conduct during his reign at the Welsh club. (The Mirror)

Glenn Hoddle has turned down an approach from managerless Crystal Palace to hold talks about replacing Tony Pulis. (Daily Mail)

LIVERPOOL are ready to launch a £12million loan bid for Monaco star Radamel Falcao after it emerged that they are yet to make an offer for AC Milan’s Mario Balotelli. (The Express)

Manchester United have completed the signing of Marcos Rojo from Sporting Lisbon on a five-year contract. (The Guardian)

AC Milan have denied reports that Liverpool have lodged a bid for Mario Balotelli. (The Independent)

Roberto Pavoni helped to extend Britain’s lead at the top of the European Championships medals table by finishing third in the 200 metres medley yesterday. (The Times)

Ravi Shastri has insisted that he is not interested in Duncan Fletcher’s job as head coach of the Indian team, claiming that the Zimbabwean had not been sidelined. (The Telegraph)