Paper Talk! A round up of the transfer news, rumours and gossip

18 Aug

Here is a roundup of todays transfer rumours, Gossip and speculation from all today’s newspapers….

David Moyes reckons the returning Wayne Rooney moved a step closer to staying at Manchester United after his “incredibly committed” display in their romp at Swansea. (Sunday Express)

Fulham boss Martin Jol suffered a shock during his attempts to sign Tottenham’s England midfielder, Scott Parker. (Sunday Express)

Manchester City, Chelsea and Arsenal are all attempting to bring 17-year-old PSV Eindhoven winger Zakaria Bakkali to the Premier League. (Sunday Express)

Manchester United will launch a bid to sign Marouane Fellaini on the cheap this week. (Sunday Mirror)

Arsene Wenger insisted Arsenal did not suffer a humiliating opening-day defeat because of his lack of spending. (Sunday Mirror)

Newcastle players and staff fear Alan Pardew is already fighting to save his job. (Sunday Mirror)

Liverpool are keen to sign teenage wonder boy Richairo Zivkovic. (Sunday Mirror)

Paolo Di Canio is ready to wheel and deal again after a nightmare start to the season at Sunderland. (Sunday Mirror)

Liverpool are on the brink of signing Brazil star Willian. (Sunday Mirror)

Arsenal will be told to pay £25million to make Michu their transfer Plan B. (Sunday Mirror)

Crystal Palace have launched a £2million bid for Nancy winger Yohan Mollo. (Sunday Mirror)

Luka Modric wants to become Manchester United’s star signing. (Sunday Mirror)

Frank Lampard says he would love Wayne Rooney at Chelsea. (The Sun)

Paolo Di Canio insists Stephane Sessegnon is not leaving the Stadium of Light. (The Sun)

Jose Mourinho insists he will walk away from Chelsea if he is a disaster and fails to win a trophy in his second spell. (The Sun)

Tottenham are slugging it out with Southampton for Pablo Osvaldo. (The Sun)

Arsenal will have to pay £25million to land Michu from Swansea. (The Sun)

Chris Coleman says he feels sorry for Spurs star Gareth Bale over his £81m move to Real Madrid. (Daily Star)

Man Utd’s raids for the Everton pair of Marouane Fellaini and Leighton Baines will help clinch a £15m Toffees move for Wigan midfield ace James McCarthy, 22. (Daily Star)

Brendan Rodgers has been urged to splash the cash on samba ace Willian by Liverpool great Jan Molby. (Daily Star)

Arsenal, Manchester United and Chelsea are eyeing a move for Radamel Falcao after reports suggested Monaco may be forced to sell the player after a dispute over their tax status. (Daily Star)

Sunderland have switched their sights to Juventus left-back Paolo De Ceglie after missing out on Aly Cissokho. (Daily Star)

West Ham boss Sam Allardyce is showing interest in Benfica striker Oscar Cardozo as he tries to beef up his attack. (Daily Star)

James McClean has blamed the boo boys for forcing him out of Sunderland. (Daily Star)

Newcastle director of football Joe Kinnear has been offered wing wonder Jefferson Montero – but Crystal Palace lead the chase for the Ecuador ace. (Daily Star)

Wayne Rooney has finally accepted that he will not be allowed to leave Manchester United to join Chelsea and has had to settle for another season at Old Trafford. (Daily Mail)

Luis Suarez declined the opportunity last night to tell the world that he wants to stay at Liverpool. But his manager Brendan Rodgers declared himself “very satisfied with how everything has been resolved”.(Daily Mail)


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