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Football Rumours on Thursday 13th January 2011

last updated Thursday 13th January 2011, 9:50 AM

Football rumours from today's newspapers

  • Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has admitted Tottenham winger Gareth Bale will be his top transfer target in the summer.
    (Metro)

  • Spanish giants Real Madrid are ready to end Emmanuel Adebayor's Manchester City nightmare by signing the striker on loan with a view to a permanent move in the summer.
    (The Mirror)

  • Arsenal's Spanish keeper Manuel Almunia and Russian forward Andrey Arshavin could both be about to leave the north London club.
    (Metro)

  • Meanwhile Arsenal are set to re-sign England international defender Matthew Upson from West Ham, which could see the Hammers move for Newcastle centre-back Sol Campbell.
    (The Mirror)

  • Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson is hoping to secure a long-term target - Lyon playmaker and France international Yoann Gourcuff this summer.
    (caughtoffside )

  • Liverpool manager Kenny Dalglish is set to make an offer for Blackpool captain and midfielder Charlie Adam who again impressed as the Tangerines beat his side on Wednesday.
    (The Mirror)

  • FK Partizan midfielder Radosav Petrovic is attracting the interest of both Manchester United and Tottenham.
    (Metro)

  • Holland international Ricky van Wolfswinkel's move to the Premier League will be delayed until the summer to allow the Utrecht forward time to recover from a collarbone injury.
    (talkSPORT)

  • Chelsea and Liverpool's hopes of signing Roma defender Philippe Mexes have been hit by an injury crisis at AC Milan, the Serie A leaders now favourites to sign the 28-year-old French international.
    (talkSPORT)

  • Stoke City are lining up a £2m bid for Aston Villa defender Curtis Davies.
    (Daily Mail)

  • Cardiff are considering a move to bring back West Ham defender Danny Gabbidon who has failed to agree a new contract with the Premier League club and will be free in the summer.
    (Daily Mail)

  • Manchester City striker Roque Santa Cruz is set to leave Eastlands and rejoin Blackburn Rovers.
    (The Guardian)

  • Blackpool are keen to sign Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey on loan.
    (talkSPORT)

  • Peterborough chairman Darragh MacAnthony has hit out at Aston Villa's bid for goalkeeper Joe Lewis, saying he is going nowhere unless they offer a much bigger fee.
    (talkSPORT)

  • QPR want Blackburn's Jason Roberts to replace striker Jamie Mackie, who broke his leg at the weekend.
    (Daily Express)

  • Nottingham Forest defender Kelvin Wilson says he wants to move to Celtic as soon as possible despite having signed a pre-contract agreement to join them in the summer.
    (Daily Mail)
OTHER GOSSIP
  • Tottenham's Welsh midfielder Gareth Bale says he would like to play in a Great Britain 2012 Olympic football team despite the Football Association of Wales saying they are not interested in taking part.
    (The Independent)

  • Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti is considering dropping out-of-form star striker Didier Drogba for Saturday's match with Blackburn.
    (The Mirror)

  • Liverpool are in talks with Roma coach Claudio Ranieri and could offer the 59-year-old the managerial post at Anfield in the summer.
    (caughtoffside )

  • Reynald Temarii, the former president of the Oceania Football Confederation, is confident of overturning his 12-month suspension from Fifa's executive committee for ethics violations.
    (Associated Press)

  • Derby insist manager Nigel Clough's job is safe despite a run of seven defeats in nine games that included being dumped out of the FA Cup by Crawley.
    (The Independent)

  • John Hartson could start his managerial career at Newport County after Dean Holdsworth quit to take over at Aldershot..
    (Daily Mail)

  • Martin O'Neill has ruled himself out of the running as a possible successor to Avram Grant as West Ham manager, leaving Sam Allardyce and Chris Hughton in the frame if West Ham chose to make a change.
    (Daily Express)

  • Blackburn boss Steve Kean says they will investigate claims El Hadji Diouf taunted QPR's Jamie Mackie as he lay on the ground with a broken leg in their FA Cup tie on Saturday.
    (The Sun)
AND FINALLY
  • Black Cats boss Steve Bruce will turn DJ and play a mystery record over the Stadium Of Light's PA system to get his revenge on Newcastle if his Sunderland side win this weekend's Tyne-Wear derby.
    (The Mirror)

  • Stoke striker Tuncay has put a video compilation of his goals on his Facebook page in an effort to try and find a new club.
    (Daily Star)

  • Former Rangers striker Nacho Novo says Ibrox boss Walter Smith is being a telephone agony aunt as he struggles at the foot of the Spanish league table with Sporting Gijon
    (Daily Record)








































































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