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Tuesday's gossip column - transfers and rumours

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Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp has made a sensational bid to land Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor.
Full story: Daily Mirror

Goalkeeper Shay Given has decided to stay at Manchester City, turning down the chance to rejoin his former manager Mark Hughes at Fulham.
Full story: The Guardian

AC Milan are trying to lure Brazilian forward Robinho from Manchester City.
Full story: The Guardian

Blackpool are in talks with Strasbourg midfielder Mamadou Bah and have asked about taking forward Kyle Lafferty on loan from Rangers.
Full story: Daily Mail

Juventus are trying to sign Arsenal defender Armand Traore on a year's loan.
Full story: The Sun

Traore is also in demand at Birmingham who are looking to to sign Barcelona midfielder Alexander Hleb in a £4m deal.
Full story: Daily Mail

West Ham have underlined their desire to keep midfielder Scott Parker after rejecting a fresh £7m bid from Tottenham.
Full story: Daily Mail

Forward Eidur Gudjohnsen is ready to sign for Mark Hughes' Fulham on a year-long loan from Monaco today - after turning down Stoke City.
Full story: Daily Mirror

Former Celtic and Hull striker Jan Venegoor of Hesselink has joined Rapid Vienna as a free agent. (The Sun)

Sunderland hope to sign Rennes' Ghanaian striker Asamoah Gyan, the man who missed a last-minute penalty against Uruguay at the World Cup, on a four-year deal.
Full story: the Sun

Celtic could make a loan move for Aston Villa defender Curtis Davies, two years after he joined Villa from West Brom for £10m.
Full story: Daily Mirror


Aston Villa are being linked with a shock move for Everton boss David Moyes after the odds of the Scot's joining Villa were shortened considerably on Monday.
Full story: Daily Mirror

They have also sounded out unsettled Birmingham manager Alex McLeish, and former Blues boss Steve Bruce, about taking over at Villa Park. (Daily Telegraph)

Another shock target for Villa is newly-appointed Fulham boss Mark Hughes, who was their original first-choice when Martin O'Neill resigned on 9 August. (The Times)

But United States national team coach Bob Bradley is out of contention after the club said one of its requirements for the successful candidate was Premier League experience.
Full story: the Guardian

Villa defender Luke Young says he has no idea why he was frozen out by O'Neill and feels the club is a fairer place now he has gone.
Full story: the Sun

Former West Ham manager Gianfranco Zola is believed to be a surprise contender to take over the managerial vacancy at Southampton following the sacking of another former Hammers boss, Alan Pardew.
Full story: Daily Express


American pop star Katy Perry has warned comedian fiance Russell Brand that she will not let him name any children they may have after West Ham players.
Full story: the Sun

Argentina striker Francisco Varallo, the last surviving player from the inaugural 1930 World Cup in Uruguay, has died at the age of 100. (The Times)

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