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Football Rumours on Tuesday 9th November 2010

last updated Tuesday 09th November 2010, 9:12 AM

Football rumours from today's newspapers

  • Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez has admitted that he wanted his former Manchester United team-mate Wayne Rooney to join him at Eastlands.
    (The Mirror)

  • Aston Villa striker John Carew will be axed in January because he refuses to back down after his weekend war of words with manager Gerard Houllier.
    (The Mirror)

  • Everton have entered the race to sign Ajax utility player Urby Emanuelson for a fee of around £4m.

  • Arsenal have been put on Pepe Reina red alert after the Liverpool keeper hinted he could quit Anfield next summer.
    (Daily Mail)

  • Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson will attempt to land £15m-rated Barcelona forward Bojan Krkic in the summer. Full story: caughtoffside.com The Red Devils have also beaten off competition to sign exciting Norwegian prospect Mats Moller Daehli.

  • Chelsea are looking at a £20m move for Barcelona's 22-year-old holding midfielder Sergio Busquets who helped Spain win the World Cup earlier this year.
    (Daily Star)

  • Fulham have reignited their interest in Aston Villa defender Luke Young. Cottagers boss Mark Hughes was keen on landing the 31-year-old in the summer but failed to secure a £2m switch.
    (The Mirror)

  • Blackburn, Liverpool and Tottenham are tracking Stuttgart striker Pavel Pogrebnyak. The Russian almost joined Rovers from Zenit St Petersburg two years ago, but the move stalled.
    (Daily Mail)

  • Manchester City have offered Roque Santa Cruz to Wolfsburg for around £3.5m according to reports in Germany. The 29-year-old Paraguay striker cost City £17.5m when they signed him Blackburn in the summer of 2009.

  • Chelsea are interested in signing Bayern Munich centre-back Vinicius Borges Breno. The 21-year-old Brazilian moved to Germany from Sao Paolo in 2007 and spent last season on loan at Nurnberg.
  • Chelsea are in talks to quit their 105-year old home at Stamford Bridge and build a 60,000-seater stadium on the site of the soon-to-be-demolished Earls Court exhibition centre.
    (The Guardian)

  • Carlos Tevez can win Wednesday's Manchester derby on his own, according to his City team-mate Joe Hart.
    (Daily Mail)

  • Former Liverpool midfielder John Barnes believes current manager Roy Hodgson has proved he's the right man at Anfield following the club's 2-0 win over Chelsea.

  • Newcastle boss Chris Hughton has warned striker Andy Carroll, who is in line to win his first senior England cap, he must sort out his life off the pitch before he can live up to his growing reputation on it.
    (Daily Mail)

  • Meanwhile, Newcastle midfielder Joey Barton has urged England manager Fabio Capello to judge Carroll on his form, saying: "Sometimes you need the players who don't always toe the line."
    (The Sun)

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