Each day during the summer transfer window we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining...


Football bosses fear England's friendly with Holland tomorrow will be called off if the London riots continue.

Tom Cleverley is praying the England match goes ahead - so he can make a dream debut.

Alex Chamberlain last night got an early birthday present - a £15million switch to Arsenal.

Carlos Tevez was back in a Manchester City shirt yesterday - but was warned he faces a battle to face Swansea on Monday.

Joey Barton looks more likely to stay at Newcastle after training with the first team.

Harry Redknapp's bid to bring Lassana Diarra to Tottenham has hit the buffers in a row with Real Madrid over the ex-Chelsea man's £20million price tag.

Simon Grayson admits places are up for grabs at Leeds after Saturday's surrender at Southampton.

Stewart Downing thinks his £20million move to Liverpool will help him Kop a regular England place.

Nicklas Bendtner last night confirmed he will leave Arsenal.

Arsenal will allow Samir Nasri to join Manchester City - but the world's richest club have been ordered to stop penny-pinching.

West Ham is preparing a £2million-plus bid for Rangers ace Kyle Lafferty.

West Brom is set to smash its transfer record after Roy Hodgson made a £7million swoop for Reading's Shane Long.

Newcastle moved closer last night to sealing a £7million deal for Dutch defender Erik Pieters.

Juventus looks ready to increase their opening offer of £7million for Chelsea central defender Alex. The Blues want £10.5million for the Brazilian ace.

Blackburn has told striker Benjani he can sign a new deal - or leave.

Jinxed Jonathan Woodgate could win an improved deal at Stoke after doing well on a pay-as-you-play basis.


Arsenal last night completed a £15million swoop for teenage star Alex Chamberlain.

Police will meet today to decide whether to allow England's friendly with Holland to take place amid fears over the spreading London riots.

Arsene Wenger last night won the war of words with Fabio Capello over Jack Wilshere.

Kyle Walker was hailed as the new Roberto Carlos - but he would rather be the next Gary Neville.

West Brom is on the verge of smashing their transfer record to land Shane Long in a £6.5million move from Reading.

Chelsea is expected to complete the £18million signing of Romelu Lukaku within the next 72 hours.

Kenny Dalglish has moved for Birmingham star Scott Dann after Liverpool's pre-season defensive shambles.

Chris Smalling reckons Manchester United's young stars can help inspire Sir Alex Ferguson's side to more glory.

Joe Hart reckons Manchester United might have done its bitter rival a favour by beating them in the Community Shield.

Patrice Evra laid down the challenge to Manchester United's title rivals last night and told them: 'Catch us if you can'.

Manchester United have agreed a deal to take 14-year-old keeper Dean Henderson from League Two Carlisle's centre of excellence.


Carlos Tevez was forced to swallow his pride and train with Manchester City - after vowing never to return to the club.

Arsene Wenger finally got his cheque book out yesterday but left fans raging over who he HASN'T signed.

Tom Cleverley has been compared to Paul Scholes after his superb Wembley display was rewarded with a first England call-up.

Wesley Sneijder last night opened the door for a move to Manchester United.

Joe Hart admitted Manchester City's Community Shield defeat was the "kick up the backside" Roberto Mancini's side needed ahead of the new season.

Fabio Capello sent out a statement of intent to all Premier League bosses by demanding Jack Wilshere's England attendance.

Frank Lampard was last night ruled out of England's friendly with Holland - leaving Fabio Capello short in midfield.

Joey Barton wants to come in from the cold and play for Newcastle again.

Teenage sensation Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain says his new boss Arsene Wenger is the man to turn him into an England star.

Stewart Downing admits that the British nucleus at Liverpool attracted him to the club.

West Brom is close to breaking their transfer record by landing Shane Long for £6.5million.

Chelsea scouting chief Michael Emenalo is set to run the rule over Ghana defender Samuel Inkoom tonight.

Brendan Rodgers will sign Middlesbrough defender Matthew Bates in time for Swansea's Premier League baptism of fire at Manchester City next Monday.

Birmingham may bring back former hero Darren Carter after unloading Spanish flop Michel on the cheap.

Blackburn is skating on thin ice in their attempt to use new transfer 'fixer' Krish Naidoo - because he is an unlicensed agent.

Leeds boss Simon Grayson has asked Aston Villa to let him have Chris Herd on loan.


Arsene Wenger has taken a huge gamble on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain after agreeing a £15million fee with Southampton for the teenage winger.

Tom Cleverley is in line to be handed a surprise England debut at some stage during tomorrow's friendly with Holland after Fabio Capello's midfield options were left depleted by injury and illness.

Patrice Evra says Tom Cleverly can be the new Paul Scholes - big noise on the pitch, quiet man off it.

David De Gea admits he needs to improve - and quickly - after his Community Shield nightmare for Manchester United.

Sir Bobby Charlton has urged his fellow knight Sir Alex Ferguson to scotch any thoughts of retirement and drive Manchester United on to more glory.

Carlos Tevez returned to a rain-soaked Manchester yesterday less than two months after swearing he would never set foot in the city again.

Joe Hart has paid tribute to the help and support he received from Shay Given in becoming Manchester City and England's number one keeper.

Glen Johnson is set to miss the start of the new season for Liverpool after being ruled out for up to two weeks.

Tottenham is still in talks with Real Madrid over signing defensive midfielder Lassana Diarra.

Blackburn hope to push through a deal to sign Bruno Ribeiro to solve their defensive crisis ahead of the new season.

Swansea have made a late move to hijack Daniel Ayala's £800,000 switch to Hull City.

Leicester have agreed terms with defender Michael Ball, who is Sven-Goran Eriksson's 11th summer signing.


Manchester United youngster Tom Cleverley is lined up for a shock England debut against Holland tomorrow night after Fabio Capello was left staring at a midfield injury crisis.

Carlos Tevez returned to Manchester City on time yesterday but is expected to lose the club captaincy to Vincent Kompany.

England's football and cricket teams found themselves caught up in Britain's riot madness last night.

Ashley Young yesterday spoke of how training with Manchester United is as demanding as a full-blooded Premier League match.

Arsenal has finally landed Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, the player Arsene Wenger and chief scout Steve Rowley view as the country's no 1 attack-minded teenager.

Republic of Ireland boss Giovanni Trapattoni has welcomed Shane Long's move back to the Premier League and told the striker to prove he is worth his £7million price tag.

Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp will look to reshape his central midfield by landing Real Madrid's Lassana Diarra and offloading Wilson Palacios to Stoke.

Newcastle will unveil new signing Gabriel Obertan from Manchester United today but have been told Tottenham want £14million for striker Roman Pavlyuchenko.

Liverpool are ready to hold further talks over Birmingham defender Scott Dann.

Everton striker Victor Anichebe will be the target of a £3million bid from Championship big spenders Leicester.

Chelsea is facing a battle with big-spending PSG over Porto wing-back Alvaro Pereira.


Samir Nasri stands to get his move to Manchester City this summer as Arsenal's resolve to hold him to the terms of his contract has softened.


Manchester City`s attempts to lure Samir Nasri to the Etihad Stadium could be complete by the end of the week.


Ally McCoist risks losing out on another priority target after his bid to land Roland Juhasz broke down for the sake of less than £200,000.

Gregorz Sandomierski is leaning towards a Celtic move - bu the Hoops must up their £1.4million offer to land the highly-rated Polish keeper.

Kris Commons limped ut of Scotland's HQ yesterday with a foot in a protective boot - then pleaded for one last chance to prove he's fit to face Denmark.