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Rumours on Sunday 20th May 2007

last updated Sunday 20th May 2007, 12:27 PM

All the latest football rumours from today's newspapers.

  • Manchester United are trailing Heerenveen's Brazilian striker Alfonso Alves who has scored 34 goals in 31 games this season. (Sunday Mirror)

  • Chelsea have targeted Everton defender Joleon Lescott but will have to find £10m to get their man. (The People)

  • Milan are planning a £28m swoop for Chelsea striker Didier Drogba. (News of the World)

  • Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez wants to splash £20m on striker Carlos Tevez. (Sunday Express)

  • Arsene Wenger fears he will lose Thierry Henry this summer. (News of the World)

  • Arjen Robben will leave Chelsea and move to Bayern Munich as soon as the German club finalise the sale of Owen Hargreaves to Manchester United. (The Observer)

  • Spurs are preparing a bid for Manchester United striker Louis Saha. (The People)

  • Martin Jol hopes to bring in Morten Gamst Pedersen, Leighton Baines, Darren Bent and Nigel Reo-Coker as he tries to get Spurs into next season's top four. (Sunday Mirror)

  • And that means Jermain Defoe, Mido and Hossam Ghaly will be shipped out of White Hart Lane. (Sunday Mirror)

  • Roy Keane wants to make Bolton keeper Jussi Jaaskelainen his first signing after leading Sunderland back to the Premiership. (Daily Star Sunday)

  • Birmingham boss Steve Bruce will snap up another of Arsenal's young stars when he moves for centre back Johan Djourou. Bruce has already signed Sebastian Larsson and Fabrice Muamba from Arsenal. (Sunday Mirror)

  • Alan Curbishley will axe 12 of his West Ham squad in a £40m summer shake-up. Nigel Reo-Coker, Marlon Harewood and Bobby Zamora will lead the exodus. (Various)

  • Charlton will win the race to sign Crewe striker Luke Varney and that will signal the exit of England star Darren Bent. (The People)

  • Djibril Cisse has told Liverpool to slash their transfer demands so he can finally leave the club. (Sunday Mirror)
  • Manchester City are on the point of appointing Dutchman Co Adriaanse as their new coach. (Sunday Mirror)

  • Jose Mourinho insists he wants to stay on at Chelsea after they won their sixth trophy in his three years at the club. (Sunday Mirror)
  • Carlos Tevez is set to be the subject of a new film in which he may star as himself. "It will have to be four or five hours long because so many things have happened to him," says Javier Mascherano. (Sunday Mirror)

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