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Tuesday's gossip column - transfers and rumours

TransfersOther gossipAnd finally

BREAKING GOSSIP [all times BST]

1436: Dundee United manager Peter Houston confirms Rangers have made an enquiry about David Goodwillie.
Full story: Scottish TV

1435: Inter Milan deny they have approached England manager Fabio Capello to become their next coach, sporting director Marco Branca has told Press Association.

1434: Swansea have made an offer for Poland goalkeeper Grzegorz Sandomierski, a spokesman at the player's current club Jagiellonii Bialystok has told Polish paper Przeglad Sportowy.

0920: Wolves are set to complete the permanent signing of midfielder Jamie O'Hara from Tottenham within the next 24 hours, Press Association Sport understands.

TRANSFER GOSSIP

Barcelona president Sandro Rosell says the club are not willing to pay £35m for Arsenal's Cesc Fabregas but says the midfielder is doing "everything he can" to move to Spain. (Catalan station TV3)

Arsenal defender Gael Clichy is a £7m target for Roma and the Italian club are willing to sell striker Mirko Vucinic.
Full story: Daily Mirror

Clichy would prefer a move to Liverpool but the Premier League club have made an offer of £5m, which falls short of the fee Arsenal are holding out for. (the Times)

Porto manager Andre Villas-Boas will bring Colombia striker Falcao to Chelsea when he is appointed at Stamford Bridge. The player will cost £26m.
Full story: the Independent

Tottenham are prepared to offer £17m for Bolton centre-half Gary Cahill.
Full story: the Sun

Inter Milan president Massimo Moratti insists midfielder Wesley Sneijder and striker Samuel Eto'o will not be leaving the club in the summer. Sneijder is wanted by Manchester City and Manchester United, while City and Arsenal are keen on Eto'o.
Full story: Metro

Liverpool manager Kenny Dalglish remains interested in signing Stewart Downing, despite new Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish's reluctance to sell the England winger.
Full story: Daily Mirror

Schalke midfielder Jose Manuel Jurado is wanted by Arsenal and could cost £7.5m.
Full story: the Sun

Paris St Germain are preparing a £10m bid for Manchester United striker Dimitar Berbatov.
Full story: Daily Star

Manchester City have been given fresh hope in their attempt to sign Udinese winger Alexis Sanchez as the Italian club's negotiations with Barcelona seem to have broken down.
Full story: Daily Star

Liverpool remain keen on Lyon defender Dejan Lovren but fear they will struggle to gain a work permit for the Croat, 21, who has won only eight caps for his country.
Full story: Daily Mail

Wigan are finally set to sign goalkeeper Ali Al-Habsi in a £4m deal from Bolton.
Full story: Daily Mirror

Dynamo Kiev are one of a handful of clubs interested in signing Croat midfielder Niko Kranjcar from Tottenham.
Full story: Daily Mail

Swansea are closing in on a £3m deal for Poland goalkeeper Grzegorz Sandomierski from Jagiellonia.
Full story: Daily Mirror

Tottenham are one of four clubs hoping to sign £17m-rated Espanyol striker Pablo Osvaldo, with Atletico Madrid and Italian clubs Inter Milan and Juventus also interested in the 25-year-old.
Full story: Daily Mirror

Everton defender Joseph Yobo has ruled out a return to Merseyside as he wants to make his loan spell at Fenerbahce permanent.
Full story: Liverpool Daily Post

New Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish is keen to bring Nigel Reo-Coker back to Villa Park after the 27-year-old midfielder was released by the club at the end of last season.
Full story: Daily Mirror

Striker Jay Bothroyd is set to have talks with QPR about joining the Premier League club on a free transfer. The 28-year-old has also had offers from Everton, Sunderland and Newcastle since leaving Cardiff.
Full story: Daily Star

OTHER GOSSIP

Former Chelsea forward Gianfranco Zola is wanted by Birmingham owner Carson Yeung to replace Alex McLeish, who has joined Aston Villa.
Full story: Daily Mirror

Porto manager Andre Villas-Boas is unsure about whether he is ready to take on the role of Chelsea boss and wants assurances from Blues owner Roman Abramovich that he is not a short-term fix.
Full story: Daily Star

The Football Association is confident of repelling Inter Milan's potential interest in England manager Fabio Capello.
Full story: Daily Telegraph

French midfielder Patrick Vieira is in talks with Manchester City about a role at Eastlands after being released by the club last week.
Full story: the Sun

Czech Republic forward Tomas Pekhart says England's brightest talents are "too flashy" after helping to dump Stuart Pearce's side out of the European Under-21 Championship in Denmark. Full story: Daily Mail

AND FINALLY

Arsenal's remake of singer Donna Summer's hit Hot Stuff is providing inspiration to tennis player James Ward, the British number two, as he prepares to start his Wimbledon campaign.
Full story: the Sun



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see also
Transfers - June 2011
30 Jun 11 |  Football
Tuesday's Scottish gossip
21 Jun 11 |  Scotland
Monday's gossip column
20 Jun 11 |  Gossip
Monday's Scottish gossip
20 Jun 11 |  Scotland
Sunday's gossip column
18 Jun 11 |  Gossip
Sunday's Scottish gossip
19 Jun 11 |  Scotland


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