Portsmouth are on the verge of being bought by the son of a Russian billionaire who has pledged to spend £100m on players. (Daily Express)
Newcastle boss Graeme Souness wants to bring in Henrik Larsson from Barcelona as a short-term replacement for Michael Owen. (Daily Express).
Birmingham will make a £6m transfer bid to bring back Andy Johnson to St Andrews. (Daily Express)
†Blackburn's Matt Jansen is ready to quit the club. (The Sun)
Chelsea midfield ace Frank Lampard has urged West Ham's boo boys to show him some respect. (Daily Star)
Liverpool are on the verge of signing Denmark centre-back Daniel Agger for £5.5m. (Daily Mail)
Sunderland boss Mick McCarthy is ready to let Andy Gray go in the transfer window. (Daily Mirror)
Portsmouth boss Harry Redknapp has tabled a £4m bid for Auxerre striker Benjamin Mwaruwari. (Daily Mirror)