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Rumours

Rumours will continue on January 1st when the transfer market re-opens

Monday 1st September

West Ham are keen to bolster their attacking options before the end of tonight’s transfer window and are being linked with 32 year-old Torino attacker David Di Michele, and 21-year-old Palermo striker Edison Cavani

Di Michele moving to West Ham?

Di Michele moving to West Ham?

West Ham have rejected a £5m bid from Sunderland for 24-year-old striker Carlton Cole.

Alan Curbishley wants to sign Lazio defender Guglielmo Stendardo, on loan.

Hull are interested in signing 29 year-old Fulham winger Seol Ki Hyeon

If Hull fare to fail in their bid to sign Fraizer Campbell from Manchester United, then they will turn their attentions towards 27-year-old Benfica striker Ariza Makukula.

Rangers striker Daniel Cousin is expected to complete a move to Hull by the end of the night.

Newcastle are set to take 26-year-old Valencia midfielder Ignacio Gonzalez on a season-long loan.

Wigan are hoping to sign Portsmouth striker David Nugent, 23, on loan for the rest of the season with an option of a £3m permanent move.

Nugent is also a target of West Brom, and have also made a £4m bid for Real Mallorca’s 20-year-old Argentina striker Oscar Trejo.

Kevin Doyle, 24, could be on his way to Aston Villa for £7.5m.

The Magpies have targeted Wigan’s Olivier Kapo, who only arrived at the JJB in July.

Will Berbatov complete his move to Old Trafford?

Will Berbatov complete his move to Old Trafford?

Newcastle have tabled an £8m bid to bring Chelsea and France winger Florent Malouda to St James’ Park.

Everton and Tottenham are locked in a battle to sign 20-year-old Standard Liege midfielder Marouane Fellani for £11.2m

Tottenham striker Dimitar Berbatov could finally get his wish to join Man United, with the Old Trafford club putting together a deal that could reach £30m.

   

Striker Frazier Campbell could be used as a make-weight in the deal for Berbatov, although Hull City have increased their intrest and have launched a £7m bid for the 20-year-old.

Robinho’s move to Chelsea is in doubt after Real Madrid angrily hit out at Chelsea’s transfer tactics, despite the Brazilian reiterating his desire to join the Blues.

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Sunday 31st August

Midfielder Lassana Diarra, 23, will sign for Tottenham in a £12m deal if Portsmouth fail to offload a number of other players after manager Harry Redknapp was told he has to slash the club’s wage bill.

Jermaine Pennant

Stoke are also closing in on the signing of Liverpool winger Jermaine Pennant for about £4m.

Blackburn are planning to bring Espanyol’s 27-year-old Spanish winger Valdo to Ewood Park after losing ground in the race to sign Pennant.

Blackburn manager Paul Ince is lining up a move for Uruguayan striker Alvaro Recoba, who is a free agent after his Inter Milan contract expired.

Everton have made a £500,000 bid to bring former Celtic and Manchester United striker Henrik Larsson, 36, to Goodison Park

West Ham have emerged as favourites to sign the Swedish striker for £1m.

Everton have made a last ditch attempt to sign Sporting Lisbon midfielder Joao Moutinho and has offered a club record £18m for the 21-year-old.

Robinho

Robinho

Robinho’s move from Real Madrid to Chelsea still appears to be on after the 24-year-old was left out of Real’s squad to play Deportivo La Coruna on Sunday.

Robinho will hold a press conference on Sunday, when he will apparently discuss his future.

West Ham have targeted Arsenal defender Johan Djourou as a replacement for Anton Ferdinand and are willing to pay £8m for the 21-year-old.

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Saturday 30th August

Pablo Zabaleta claims he turned down Juventus to join Manchester City and his arrival could allow Croatia right-back Vedran Corluka to complete a switch to Tottenham

Chelsea’s £32m deal for Robinho is in danger of collapse after he was ordered to train by Real Madrid when he was supposed to be in London sealing his transfer to the Blues.

The Bulgarian striker’s move from White Hart Lane is likely to be confirmed as soon as Spurs have wrapped up the purchase of Russian striker Roman Pavlyuchenko.

But Pavlyuchenko’s international team-mate Andrei Arshavin is unlikely to join him at Spurs as Zenit St Petersburg says the London club have failed to meet their asking price of £22m.

Tottenham are in the market for tough-tackling Portuguese defender Miguel Veloso, currently at Sporting Lisbon.

Manchester United face late competition from German giants Bayern Munich to sign Dimitar Berbatov from Tottenham.

Aston Villa boss Martin O’Neill is poised to make an audacious move for West Ham’s England striker Dean Ashton after missing out on Blackburn’s Roque Santa Cruz.

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Friday 29th August

Real Madrid are ready to cancel Robinho’s £28m move to Chelsea and force him to stay at the Bernabeu.

Everton will outbid Aston Villa for James Milner by offering Newcastle £10m.

Spurs have a verbal agreement with Man Utd to sell Berbatov providing Roman Pavlyuchenko arrives at White Hart Lane.

Portsmouth may move for ex-West Ham star Freddie Ljungberg.

Man City want to sign Fluminese midfielder Thiago Neves.

Everton will bid for Galatasaray midfielder Mehmet Topal if their pursuit of Joao Moutinho is unsuccessful.

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Thursday 28th August

Chelsea winger Shaun Wright-Phillips could undergo a medical with Manchester City on Thursday as he nears a £9m return to Eastlands.

Middlesbrough manager Gareth Southgate has told unsettled striker Mido he is not leaving the Riverside, despite rumours linking the Egyptian striker with moves to Wigan and German side Hamburg.

West Bromwich Albion are hoping to beat Midlands rivals Birmingham City to the signature of Celtic defender Bobo Balde.

 

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is chasing Feyenoord’s tough tackling Jonathan de Guzman as the ideal midfield foil for playmaker Cesc Fabregas. However, the Canadian-born 20-year-old will cost up to £12m.

Blackburn are checking out Sparta Prague full-back Michal Kadlec, who has also been linked with a move to Celtic. Rovers boss Paul Ince has seen a £1m bid for Bolton keeper Ali Al-Habsi turned down.

City could make a move for Brazil striker Ronaldo, who is currently without a club after being released by Italian giants AC Milan. Boss Mark Hughes is also eyeing Espanyol’s £5m-rated right-back Pablo Zabaleta.

Gareth Southgate has revived his interest in US international midfielder Michael Bradley, who plays for Dutch side Heerenveen.

West Ham have offered Benfica’s Ivory Coast centre-back Marco Zoro a trial.

Liverpool have moved a step closer to signing Espanyol’s Albert Riera in an £8m deal – and the midfielder could feature in Sunday’s match against Aston Villa.

Motherwell are keen to bring defender Maros Klimpi to Fir Park on loan after the Slovakian international impressed during a trial from Danish club Midtjylland.
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Wednesday 27th August

Man City have made an audacious move to sign the Brazilian Ronaldo

Shaun Wright Phillips could also be moving back to his former club after Chelsea gave him a choice between City and Portsmouth

Vidic has hinted that he may want to move to Spain after criticising the weather and lifestyle in England

Robinho looks set to sign for Chelsea today according to reports

They have also made an £80 million bid for Kaka and are believed to be offering him 200k a week

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Tuesday 26th August

Chelsea could be set to sign Robinho after the Brazilian’s agent revealed his Real Madrid career was about to end.

Manchester City are set to re-sign Shaun Wright-Phillips from Chelsea later this week.

Roy Keane has confirmed West Ham United defender Anton Ferdinand is having a medical at Sunderland.

Manchester City have opened talks with West Ham United in a bid to sign Wales striker Craig Bellamy.

Arsenal have ended interest in Gokhan Inler and look set to make no new signings.

Senderos is moving to Milan on a one year loan deal

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Monday 25th August

Mark Hughes is attempting to lure Shaun Wright-Phillips back to Man City, and has offered Chelsea £10m

Everton’s transfer drought is set to end after Espanyol accepted a bid of £12m for Albert Riera. However his preferred choice would be rivals Liverpool.
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Portsmouth manager Harry Redknapp may be pressurized into accepting an £8m bid from Hamburg for Niko Kranjcar
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Sunderland want to sign Spanish left-back Mariano Pernia from Athletico Madrid
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Berbatov will join Man Utd for a fee between £25m and £28m.
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With the cash, Spurs are looking at signing either Diego Forlan, Klaas-Jan Huntelaar or Diego Falcao
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Sunday 24th August

The Berbatov saga looks set to end with Man Utd tabling a final offer of £25m

After failing to sign Gareth Barry, Rafael Benitez will look to strengthen the left side of midfield instead with a bid of £14m for Stuart Downing
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Gary Megson has given up on James Harper as he looks to sign Jimmy Bullard
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Everton’s first summer signing could come in the form of Emad Meteb from Egyptian club Al-Ahly
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West Ham are not giving up on Stephen Appiah with staff flying to Italy to secure his signature
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Liverpool’s Xabi Alonso will only leave for Arsenal provided Wenger increases his bid to £16m
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Saturday 23rd August

Everton are in advanced talks to sign Spaniard Albert Riera.

Olypmic hero Angel Di Maria – who scored the winner for Argentina in the final to claim the gold medal – and has been linked with Chelsea and Arsenal.

Manchester City are ready to move for Thierry Henry. Italian sources claim they also want David Suazo.

Luiz Felipe Scolari has confirmed that Shaun Wright-Phillips could be allowed to leave the club.

Andrei Arshavin could still move to Tottenham now that Zenit St Petersborg will lower the asking price.

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Friday 22nd August

Everton are set to hold talks with giant Serbian striker Nikola Zigic, who is no longer wanted by Valencia.

AC Milan have refused to rule out a move for Arsenal defender Philippe Senderos.

Juventus have confirmed Tiago has turned down a loan move to Everton.

Middlesbrough striker Mido has claimed that Wigan are interested in signing him and he has not ruled out the prospect of leaving The Riverside.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has refused to quell speculation suggesting the club may be set to move for Aston Villa midfielder Gareth Barry.

Rennes have reiterated that they do not want to sell Everton target Stephane M’Bia.

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Thursday 21st August

Chelsea are still in the hunt to sign Robinho, but they will have to pay 25 million

Sunderland have made a bid for Fulham’s David Healy.

Stephane M’Bia remains desperate to move to Everton, despite possible interest from Arsenal.

Marseille striker Djibril Cisse is on the verge of completing his switch to Sunderland.

Michael Johnson has re-opened talks with Man City over a new contract

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Wednesday 20th August

West Brom are set to seal the club record signing of midfielder Borja Valero for £4.75m from Real Mallorca

Robinho’s agent has claimed the Brazilian’s proposed move to Chelsea has been called off.

Arshavin’s agent says that Arsenal wanted to sign the Russian but they were put off by the price tag.

Tottenham are looking for replacements for Berbatov who looks, supposedly they are interested in signing Roque Santa Cruz or Diego Forlan

Arsenal have made a surprise bid for Man Utd’s Mikael Silvestre, and the frenchman looks set to snub a move to Man City in order to move to the London club.

Ghanaian winger Haminu Dramani has confirmed he is training with Stoke City ahead of a proposed move.

According to reports in Italy, Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich has given his permission for Andriy Shevchenko to rejoin AC Milan on a season-long loan deal.

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Tuesday 19th August

Sunderland remain in the hunt for Anton Ferdinand, Benni McCarthy and Michael Ball.

Harry Redknapp wants to take Chelsea’s Shaun Wright Phillips to Portsmouth on a one year loan deal.

AC Milan have put a 70 million price tag on Kaka, however Scolari is more interested in obtaining the signature of Real Madrid’s Robinho.

Hull will sign Man Utd’s Frazier Campbell on loan once Ferguson completes his move for Berbatov.

Liverpool will not sign Gareth Barry even if Rafa manages to muster up the funds from selling his sown players.

Three of Arsenal’s youngsters are set to move on loan, Nacer Barazite to Derby, Nordtveit to Salamanca and Keiraan Gibbs to Reading.

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Monday 18th August

According to reports Arsenal will sign Inler by thursday.

Berbatov is try to persuade Tottenham to let him make his “dream” move to Man Utd.

Portsmouth look to be in market for some loan signings after boss Harry Redknapp confirmed that he doesn’t have the finances to buy some more players. Pompey have been big spenders signing Peter Crouch and Younes Kaboul, while shipping off Sulley Muntari and Pedro Mendes.

Adam Johnson will not be allowed to join Rangers because Middlesbrough manager Gareth Southgate would prefer to send him out on loan to the Championship.

Gary Neville should secure a new contract according to Sir Alex Ferguson, Neville has been plagued with injuries recently and is just working his way back into the team.

Honduran midfielder Wilson Palacios could be on the way out of Wigan will big clubs like Manchester United impressed with his performances.

Middlesbrough have offered Ghanaian starlet Emmanuel Agyeman Badu on trial. The 21 year old currently plays for local side Berekum Arsenals. He was wanted by Basel last year before injury ruled out that move.

Everton are set to sign Vagner Love from CSKA Moscow in a club-record deal. He’ll replace Andrew Johnson whose left to go to Fulham and will be their first big signing since missing out on Sporting Lisbon star Moutiniho.

Arsenal, are set to swoop for Michael Johnson who rejected a new deal at Man City. The fee is rumoured to be around £8 million.

Rafael Benitez will not rule out the sale of Xabi Alonso as it’s clear he still wants Gareth Barry, even though he’s cup-tied in Europe.

Stephen Ireland has been sold to Sunderland and according to reports Mark Hughes wasn’t even told and he could leave as Man City plummet into turmoil.

Liverpool owners will put in offer of £18 million to try and tempt Valencia into selling David Villa and if that fails there is a chance that Xabi Alonso could be used as a bait in a player + cash deal.

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Sunday 17th August

Berbatov will complete his move to Manchester United on monday morning.

Tottenham are scouring for strikers to replace the Bulgarian and Michael Owen tops their wish list.

Man City are set to sign Mikael Silvestre according to reports.

Newcastle want to sign Javier Saviola on loan for a season.

Arsene Wenger has said he will definately sign a midfielder and it is looking likely that he will sign Xabi Alonso.

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Saturday 16th August

Berbatov is currently undergoing a Medical at Man Utd according to reports.

Tottenham have stepped up their bid for Arshavin after Zenit lowered his asking price, he will sign before the end of next week.

Paul Ince has re-iterated that Roque Santa Cruz is definately staying at the club.

Arsenal are interested in signing Ipswich’s young striker, Danny Haynes.

Everton and Newcastle have both had bids accepted for former Chelsea midfielder Tiago, according to reports.

Wigan are interested in resigning Fulham’s Jimmy Bullard, but Fulham have said he is not for sale.

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Friday 15th August

Both Newcastle and Everton are looking to sign former Chelsea midfielder Tiago and according to reports Tiago’s preferred destination is Everton.

Man Utd want to wrap up the Berbatov deal come Sunday, but they will face competition from Barcelona for the Bulgarian’s signature.

Chelsea are confident that they can capture both Brazilians, Kaka and Robinho having made an improved £23 million for Robinho and currently negotiating with AC Milan for superstar Kaka.

Man City will step up their bid for Roque Santa Cruz after having a £12 million bid rejected. They have reportedly bid £15 million. If they fail to sign the Blackburn striker, then they will make a move for £10 million rated Real Zaragoza striker Diego Milito.

However they will face competition from Spurs for Roque Santa Cruz because the North London club will be looking for a replacement for Berbatov.

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Thursday 14th August

Gareth Barry looks set to stay at Aston Villa after being picked in the UEFA Cup squad for tonight’s game.

Tottenham have put a £32 million price tag on striker Dimitar Berbatov.

With Berbatov most likely leaving to Man Utd, they have stepped up their bid for Andrei Arshavin and have made a surprise move for ex-striker Freddie Kanoute.

According to reports Aston Villa are set to make a £9 million move Newcastle’s James Milner.

Man City have made a £12 million bid for Roque Santa Cruz.

Real Madrid want £35 million for Robinho, Chelsea have the funds but is he worth it?

Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger, has said that Arsenal will sign an experienced midfielder before the Champions League second leg.

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Wednesday 13th August

Many reports are claiming that Man Utd have made a £25 million bid for Tottenham’s Dimitar Berbatov, and claim the deal should be wrapped up in 48 hours.

Blackburn’s Steve Warnock has handed in a transfer request, after a rift with new manager Paul Ince.

Both Fulham and Hull want to sign Osasuna’s Walter Pandiani, aged 32.

Clubs are battling it out for the signature of Ghanian Annan with Arsenal, Man Utd, Blackburn and Racing Santander all interested

Chelsea centre back Ivanovic is set to have talks with AC Milan today.

Toulouse striker Herita Ilunga has said he wants to move to either Newcastle or Celtic

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Tuesday 12th August

Liverpool will find out by the end of today, whether or not the board will muster up the funds in order to bid for Barry.

Valencia’s David Silva has stated that he wants to stay in Spain and rules out any possibility of moving to Man Utd or Liverpool.

Barcelona will not sell Thierry Henry and have said that they will be playing the French striker in the Champions League qualifier.

Arsenal are interested in Man City’s Johnson who recently snubbed a contract offer there.

Middlesbrough have reportedly tabled a £3 million bid for Arsenal’s Justin Hoyte, but are still waiting for an answer from the club.

Stephane M’Bia of Rennes has stated that he would love a move to Everton.

Monaco’s star player Nene has claimed that he has been in contact with both Roma and Tottenham.

Joe Cole has claimed that Liverpool are interested in capturing his signature, but would they be able to pay the £25 million?

Wigan may make a move to capture Ecuadorian Segundo Castillo.

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Monday 11th August

Kaka looks set to sign for chelsea, after his agent said that he is currently holding talks with the club.

Alex Ferguson has not ruled out a move for Thierry Henry- Juande Ramos has said that he will do his best to keep Dimitar Berbatov.

Fulham have stalled on a new contract offer for Jimmy Bullard, which could lead to his departure.

Keegan has said that Alan Amith will not be leaving this summer.

Stoke City may make an audacious loan bid for Chelsea’s Claudio Pizarro.

Many reports are suggesting that Aston Villa are set to make a bid for Ranger’s Carlos Cuellar.

Portsmouth have reportedly completed the signing of Tottenham’s Younes Kaboul.

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Sunday 10th August

There is a high possibility that Arsenal will sign Swiss midfielder Inler after Wenger refused to deny the rumours. However he did say that Arsenal will not be signing anyone this week.

Wenger has said that no firm bids have been placed for Justin Hoyte.

Everton look set to sign Vagner love from CSKA Moscow, but if he does sign it will be a club record fee for Everton.

According to reports Man City have agreed to sell Stephen Ireland to Sunderland without consulting Mark Hughes.

Man Utd, who are looking to sign a new striker, are set to make a £20 million bid for Thierry Henry.

If Barry Leaves Aston Villa, O’Neil may bid for Chelsea’s Joe Cole. The London club have put a £17.5 million price tag on the player.

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Saturday 9th August

It looks very likely that Barry is on his way to Liverpool after Benitez claimed he was very close to signing an unnamed player who can play in three different positions.

Arsenal have made a £5 million bid for Swiss midfielder Inler which will activated his release clause

Arsenal have also offered a trial to Ghanaian midfielder Annan who recently completed a week trial at Blackburn

Real Madrid have ruled out any possibility of selling Brazilian Robinho.

Manchester United are reportedly close to signing Berbatov after Ferguson stated that he is “very keen on a new striker”.

Middlesbrough are looking to replace Luke Young who has recently been sold to Aston Villa. Reports are suggesting that they are tracking Arsenal’s Justin Hoyte.

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Friday 8th August

Both West Brom and Hull have had a bid accepted for Bolton’s Abdoulaye Meite

Liverpool have not been able to muster up the funds for Gareth Barry and so the deal could be off.

Now that Andy Johnson has left Fulham, David Moyes will up his bid for Lisbon’s Joao Moutinho

Anthony Annan is set to sign for Blackburn after he impresses Paul Ince on a trial

There is a lot of interest for Kevin Doyle and Sunderland boss Roy Keane, needs to replace the injured Jones.

Chelsea have reportedly made a bid for Robinho

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Thursday 7th August

Nicky Shorey and Boro’s right back Young are both on their way to Aston Villa for a reported fee of £9 million

The Ronaldo Saga is finally over, as he has commited his future at Manchester United for at least one more season

Ferguson has claimed that he may not even buy one player despite the large amount of injuries and absences in his squad.

This could mean that Berbatov will stay at Spurs or move to Juventus

Tottenham have had a £19 million bid accepted for Andrei Arshavin

Sunderland have made a £7 million offer for Benni McCarthy who is reportedly unsettled at Blackburn

Fulham have signed Andy Johnson for £10.5 million

Newcastle have signed Fabricio Coloccini from Deportivo La Coruna

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Wednesday 6th August

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Tuesday 5th August

Real Madrid have finally sealed the deal for Dutch midfielder Rafael van der Vaart.Robinho is considering an offer from Chelsea and other clubs – he was quoted as saying “I still don’t know whether I will continue (at Real Madrid).”

Newcastle fans will be further annoyed now that talks about a potential have never actually happened. Meaning they won’t get anymore signings before the start of the season.

Liverpool’s Sbeastien Leto has been denied a visa and will now have to go on season-long loan mostly like to Spain.

Portsmouth are looking to sign Younes Kaboul and Nickey Shorey before they play Man Utd.

Arsenal will beat Juventus in the race to sign Xabi Alonso from Liverpool. The fee is rumoured to be £16 million.

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Friday 2nd August

Samuel Eto’o is said to have four or five clubs interested in obtaining his signature according to Barcelona’s technical secretary Txiki Begiristain, however no official offers have been made yet.

If Eto’o does leave, BArcelona will focus on signing Adebayor.

Gareth Barry could be at Liverpool by Sunday after Aston Villa received a fresh bid from Rafa.

Arshavin looks set to move to Spurs after a £19 million bid was accepted

The American Goalkeeper Guzan has been granted a Work Permit and can therefore move to Villa

Chelsea are still keen to buy Robinho from Real Madrid but the Spanish team are unwilling to sell the Brazilian.

Real Madrid have signed Rafael Van De Vaart for around £7 million.

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Wednesday 30th July

Dimitar Berbatov is on his way to Man Utd and is set to complete his move by Friday.

Tottenham are on the verge of signing Arshavin for 19 million

Steed Malbranque looks set to move to Sunderland but Kaboul has rejected a move to the Black Cats

Rumours in Spain are suggesting that David Villa will not be leaving Valencia

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Tuesday 29th July

Aston Villa are interested in signing Real Madrdid’s Ruben De La Red

They also want to sign Nicky Shorey to cover for Wilfred Bouma’s recent injury

Andy Johnson is on the verge of completing his move to Fulham

The money from the Andy Johnson sale will allow Everton to sign Joao Moutinho

Arsenal have offered £5 million for Swiss midfielder Inler

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Monday 28th July

Everton have had an £11 million bid for Moutinho rejected

Liverpool are on the verge of completing the signing of Robbie Keane from Tottenham, the fee is reportedly £18 million

Man Utd may make a surprise move for Thierry Henry if they fail to sign Dimitar Berbatov

Saha could be on his way to either PSG or Sunderland after Man Utd told Saha that he was free to leave.

Newcastle want to sign Baptista from Real Madrid, but the Spanish club want £12 million for “the beast”

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Sunday 27th July

Real Madrid are preparing to make a bid for Cesc Fabregas, after losing hope of signing Ronaldo

Barry will stay at Aston Villa, and Keane is leaving Tottenham for Liverpool for a fee of around £18 million

Man Utd have bid £23 million for Berbatov however Tottenham want £30 million, and Man Utd are not willing to pay that fee

Man Utd will turn their attention to Roque Santa Cruz

Chelsea are still in the hunt for Kaka, and if he does sign he will become the highest payed footballer in the world.

Barcelona Chairman has refused to rule out a move for Adebayor and Drogba

Sunderland are set to sign Diouf form Bolton for £2.5 million

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Friday 25th July

Roy Keane is hoping to land African Young Player of the Year (2006) Ismaila Taiwo. The Marseille left-back could cost £7 million.

Tottenham have accepted a £3 million bid from Blackburn for error-prone Goalkeeper Paul Robinson.

The cash from the deal will help fund boss Paul Ince’s desire to bring Liverpool winger Jermaine Pennant to Ewood Park.

Another Liverpool star, Sebastian Leto, will move to Olympiakos on loan next season.

To compete with their rivals, wealthy Panathinaikos are set to make a shock bid for Wigan frontman Emile Heskey.

Martin O’Neill wants a resolution to the Gareth Barry saga soon, or else he’ll bar Liverpool from signing the England international.

Arsene Wenger looks set to miss out on Crystal Palace starlet Victor Moses, after refusing to pay the full £3 million asking price.

The arrival to French teenager David Ngog at Anfield will force Andriy Voronin out, with the club already accepting a £2 million bid from Hamburg.

Arsenal have contacted MSI, the company that owns the rights to Javier Mascherano, about a transfer to the Emirates. The Argentinian has a year left on his deal at Anfield, and if Liverpool do not sell him now, they face losing him with no compensation next summer.

Everton have bid £9 million for Sunderland defender Paul McShane.

Stoke will turn their attention to Ben Foster for next season, provided they do not land Fulop.

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Thursday 24th July

Mark Hughes is set to make a shock bid for ex-Liverpool striker Djibril Cisse.

But other reports say hell target Paraguayan and Blackburn forward Roque Santa Cruz.

Kevin Keegan has apparently offered £5 million + N’Zogbia in hopes to sign Aiden Mcgeady – who recently signed a 5 year deal with Celtic.

Aston Villa have made a late £5 million move for Spurs dfender Younes Kaboul – in hopes they can prise him away from Sunderland.

Celtic are in talks with Auxerre for Romania defender Gabriel Tamas – who will cost round £3.5 million.

Nolberto Solano could join LA Galaxy after being released by West Ham.

Chris Coleman wants to bring Portsmouth defender Martin Cranie to the Ricoh Arena.

Wigan have made a fresh move for Middlesbrough’s defensive midfielder Lee Cattermole – the fee is around £3.5 million – Lee Cattermole is having a medical today.
Pascal Chimbonda is set to sign for Sunderland and is about to have a medical at Sunderland today- Sunderland have already signed Teemu Tainio

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Wednesday 23rd July

Marlon King set to move to Hull but the deal with have to be discussed with the City chairman before anything can be done.

Jimmy Bullard has been linked with a move back to JJB Stadium, but Fulham will be very reluctant to sell the midfielder, who towards the end of last season was Fulham’s saviour from relegation.

Benfica’s US-wonderkid Freddy Adu will move to AS Monaco on a season-long loan after the French side missed out on Pompey’s Nico Krancjar.

Jose Mourinho has given trying to sign Frank Lampard, saying it’s better for him to see out his last year.

It will take £18 million fo Blackburn to sell David Bentley.
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Zenit St Petersburg are holding out for £21.5 million for Andrei Arshavin.

Lucas Niell will stay at West Ham, despite interest from Turkish giants Galatasary.

Hull have agreed a £300,000 for Dortmund midfielder Delron Buckley.

Bolton have had a £320,000 bid for Levante winger Mustapha Riga rejected.

While Hull are trying to persuade the club to lower their £3m asking price for defender Abdoulaye Meite.

Fredrik Stoor will join Fulham from Rosenborg for £2 million – in an long antcipated deal.

Kevin Keegan will be going against the board at Newcastle – who are willing and ready to ship off midfielder James Milner for £10 million, who has attracted interested from Liverpool.
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Keegan also hopes Charles N’Zogbia will stay at the club.

Teemu Tanio’s move to Sunderland will leave the door open for Dean Whitehead to join Stoke.

Reading will raise the prices of their players once the transfer deadline nears because of fears of not finding replacements in time.
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Tuesday 22nd July

Sunderland will complete the signings of the “Spur’s Quartet” by the end of the week, the players joining the black cats are Pascal Chimbonda, Younes Kaboul, Teemu Tainio and Steed Malbranque.

The Black Cats are also reportedly interested in Tottenham’s Darren Bent, Keane said that he was an admirer of the English striker.

Adebayor has refused to commit to Arsenal, after having talks with Wenger on Monday.

The Robinho deal has taken a turn for the worse for Chelsea after Robinho said that he wanted to stay at Real for a long tome.

Newcastle are interested in signing ex-Arsenal player Jose Antonio Reyes

Liverpool are set to sign teenage French striker David Ngog from Paris St Germain for £1.5million.

Aston Villa are interested in Red Star Belgrade’s tall striker Nikola Zigic, who is valued at £5 million

Paul Ince has said that David Bentley is allowed to leave the club, with Tottenham being the firm favourites to capture the English winger.

Manchester City are ready to make a move for Espanyol midfielder Pablo Zabaleta, who is being dubbed as the new “Ronaldinho”

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Monday 21st July

Chelsea will sign Robinho by Friday – The Brazilian has stated that he wants out of Real Madrid and Peter Kenyon has confirmed that Chelsea are in talks with Robinho.

PSG have signed Chelsea’s Claude Makele, and he will be unveiled as a Paris St Germain player later today.

Drogba might be on his way out of Chelsea after being left out of the teams China tour. Inter is a possible destination, with the Ivorian keen to reunite with old manager, Jose Mourinho.

Lampard is likely to leave Chelsea this year. the newest clue arrives after his agent sold his beloved Ferrari.

Everton are desperate to sign Joao Moutinho from Sporting Lisbon, and could splash out £18 million for their first summer signing.

To sign Shaun Wright-Phillips, Portsmouth will offload 7 players in order to raise the £8 million required to match Chelsea’s asking price.

Marlon King is having a medical at Hull today after a £3 million bid was accepted by Wigan.

Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon is confident of capturing Ronaldo after Manchester United refused to offer Ronaldo a new contract. The Portugese star then claimed he was still unsure of his future, despite Ferguson claiming Ronaldo will stay.

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Sunday 20th July

Chelsea have bid £71 million for AC Milan’s Kaka- but Milan have insisted he is not for sale.

Chelsea are also interest in Brazilian Robinho and have tabled a bid of £24 million in order to capture his signature. Some reports are suggesting that the bid has been accepted.

Wenger has stated that he will definitely sign one more player possibly two- Arsenal are linked with Gareth Barry, Giovinco, Roque Santa Cruz and Yaya Toure.

Giovinco, the highly rated Italian U21, has rejected a contract offer from Juventus which could open up a move to Arsenal, but Man Utd and Chelsea are also interested.

Arsene Wenger has said that he expects Adebayor to stay at the club and reports are suggesting that Adebayor could be offered £100,000 a week.

However, Juventus have bid for Dutch striker Robin Van Persie, tabling a bid of £16 million.

Liverpool will sign Robbie Keane next week after a £20 million bid has been accepted.

Liverpool are still interested in Gareth Barry and will make their final offer, a fee reported to be £16 million

If they do not sign Barry then Rafa will turn to Middlesbrough’s Stewart Downing.

Tottenham’s £9 million bid for David Bentley has been rejected.

Aston Villa are interested in signing Robert Green from West Ham to replace Scott Carson.

Hull City seventh signing could be Portsmouth’s Sean Davis but will need to bid around £2.25 Million

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Saturday 19th July

Marlon King will leave Wigan and head to Premiership new boys Hull.

This deal will give Wigan the esitmed £11-12 million to sign Everton’s andy Johnson after a £9 million offer was rejected.

Blackburn have rejected an unknown offer from Spurs for David Bentley – with many reports saying they’re planning for life without Dimitar Berbatov.

Liverpool will sell Andrei Voronin to an unknown German club for £3 million – this will help finance a move for Gareth Barry.

Robert Green is looking of a way out of West Ham after saying he’s under paid and under valued at the club – West Ham say they won’t sell.

Portsmouth defender Noe Paramot has rejected a move toHull City. Newcastle have had a £2 million offer for Stephen Warnock rejected by Blackburn – Blackburn have also rejected an offer by Spurs for David Bentley.

Newcastle and Everton have joined the hunt to sign Spurs defender Pascal Chimbonda. Both clubs are rumoured to have offered £4 million with Sunderland already involved in a possible move.

Also Younes Kaboul has rejected a move to Sunderland, while Dortmund and Croatia Striker Mladen Petric will complete his £5 million switch to the Black Cats.

Harry Redknapp has dismissed Nico Krancjar moving to Monaco saying “It’s a holiday destination.Everybody goes there for the class. Everyone there dresses up and goes out to dinner, not to watch a football match. People go there to party on boats or in casinos not to watch football.

Andrei Arshavin is worried a possible move to Barcelona from Zenit St. Petersburg could fall through – Chelsea and Arsenal are also interested in the Russian playmaker.

Chelsea have apparently rejected an offer from Barcelona for Didier Drogba. Apparently a cash + Eto’o deal was offered.

After losing out on Arsenal hitman Emmanuel Adedbayor, Barcelona will launch a £24 million raid for Dimitar Berbatov.

Alex Ferguson has held talks with Cristiano Ronaldo, to make sure the PFA Player of the Year doesn’t join Spanish giants Real Madrid and today released a statement confirming Ronaldo won’t leave Man Utd this season but will miss the first 3 months of the season – this however won’t put an end to the “the summers longest tarnsfer saga”

Egyptian striker Amr Zaki is expected to become a Wigan Athletic player on Monday after passing his medical.

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Friday 18th July

Man Utd have bid £25 million for Tottenham’s Dimitar Berbatov and will face competition from Barcelona

UPDATE: Ferguson has confirmed his bid for Berbatov

Other reports claim Man U have had a bid for Gareth Barry accepted, not Dimitar Berbatov, as a possible replacement for the “saga of the summer transfer” Cristiano Ronaldo.

La Liga’s Player of the Year and Athletico Madrid forward Sergio Aguero has said that he doesn’t want to leave Athletico – he was under the watch of many big clubs.

Arshavin believes that he will move to London by the end of August, but Chelsea and Arsenal will have to battle it out for his signature, or even Barca if they can conjure up any funds.

Wigan have had a £9 million bid for Andy Johnson rejected

Stoke have withdrawn from signing Scott Carson

Sunderland have bid for Steed Malbranque, Pascal Chimbonda, Younes Kaboul and Teemu Tainio of Tottenham

Paul Ince’s fist signing may be the Chilean midfielder Carlos Villanueva from Audax Italiano, after having bid £3.5 million for the player.

Samuel Eto’o has been linked to a newly formed club in Uzebekistan

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Thursday 17th July

Claude Makelele could be on his way out of Chelsea, with reports saying PSG are interested in his signature

Newcastle have failed in signing Pablo Aimar who has moved to Benfica

Portsmouth are keen on buying Shuan Wright Phillips for a fee estimated around 12 million

Castillo of Ecuador has moved on trial to Blackburn Rovers and could fly to Germany with them

Brad Friedel could be on his way to Aston Villa

Stoke have had a £4.5 million bid accepted for Dave Kitson

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Wednesday 16th July

Arsenal are interested in signing Liverpool’s Xabi Alonso to partner Cesc in the middle

Chelsea are tracking Madrid’s Robinho and have reportedly bid £48 million for the Brazilian

Newcastle have reportedly completed the signing of Pablo Aimar from Real Zaragoza for £7 million

Hull are interested in bring Frazier Campbell back from Man United and have tabled a bid of £5 million

Stoke have bid £4.5 million for Reading’ striker Dave Kitson

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