Papertalk and transfers:
#Real Madrid attempt to rumble Man Utd hopes for Lucas.
#Newcastle convinced Liverpool’s Carroll still wants
#Lucas family in England to meet with Man Utd officials.
#Man City boss Mancini targets Athletic Bilbao
utility Javi Martinez.
#Man City challenge Man Utd for Lucas.
#Reading waiting to snap up Newcastle fullback Simpson.
#Newcastle convinced closing Debuchy deal in next 48 hours.
#Fulham boss Jol confirms Halliche loan plans.
#Walsall set to sign Villa striker Connor Taylor.
#Wolves tell Liverpool to wait for De Vries.
#Blackburn boss Kean warns Stoke, Southampton off Olsson.
#Galatasaray cool link for Man Utd striker Berbatov.
#Napoli boss Mazzarri unsure keeping Wigan target Gargano.
#Besiktas close to signing Arsenal’s Chamakh.
#Wenger: Bendtner, Squillaci, Park will all leave Arsenal.
#Tottenham set to complete permanent signing of
Man City’s Adebayor.
#Midfielder Tongo Doumbia arrives at Wolves on loan from Rennes. #De Jong again rubbishes Man City exit rumours.
#West Brom move for Man Utd keeper Joe Coll.
#Real Valladolid snap up Man City midfielder
#Man Utd WILL meet Van Persie’s £220,000-a-
week wage demands
#Liverpool ahead of Man Utd for Gaitan with opening offer.
#Man Utd pursuit of Lucas at fever pitch this week.
#Mascherano backing Barcelona bid for Liverpool defender Agger. #Everton, Liverpool join Spurs push for Porto dazzler Atsu.
#Chelsea busy working on three signings to tune of £47M.
#Tottenham boss AVB faces Barcelona competition for Moutinho. #QPR, Forest in Porto contact for Ukra.
#Arsenal ahead of Man City in Niang negotiations.
#Ex-Tottenham boss Redknapp prepared to work abroad.
#Man City boss Mancini fears transfer plans on brink of collapse. #Cazorla makes clear to Malaga he wants Arsenal move.
#Fulham boss Jol targets big name attacking midfield signing. #Newcastle won’t push for new contract talks with Ba.
#Newcastle remain keen on Ajax’s Anita.
#Newcastle boss Pardew hopes for two new signings this week. #Fulham boss Jol pushing to land Vitesse fullback Buttner.
#Celtic convinced tempting Vaughan away from Norwich.
#Arsenal defender Vermaelen backing Premier
League clubs to find more Belgian talent.
#Man City battling Barcelona for Liverpool defender Agger.
#Tottenham boss Villas-Boas targets Real Madrid defender Carvalho. #Arsenal move to outbid Chelsea for Southampton fullback Shaw. #Mancini: Adebayor will join Spurs
#Tim Cahill could re-join Everton in a January loan
move from New York Red Bulls.
#Wolves keeper Dorus De Vries is wanted by Liverpool.
#Newcastle have bid £4m for FC Twente central
defender Douglas Texeira.
#Liverpool have made a £12.5m bid for Swansea
midfielder Joe Allen, with extras taking the deal to £15m.
#Liverpool have rejected a £13m bid from
Manchester City for centre-back Daniel Agger.
#Chelsea are preparing
a final offer for Victor Moses.
#Spurs considering a £7.5m bid for Liverpool’s
17-year-old winger Raheem Sterling.
#Wolves have rejected Sunderland’s £12m bid for
frontman Steven Fletcher and will hold out for £15m.
#Swansea striker Scott Sinclair looks set to stay at
the Liberty Stadium despite being linked with Liverpool.
#Rio regrets tweet that got him charged by the FA.
#Bale suffered no serious injury after Charlie Adam’s tackle. #Liverpool are weighing up a move for
Birmingham City goalkeeper Jack Butland
after he impressed club scouts in action for
Team GB on Sunday.
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