Each day 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...


Spurs midfielder Luka Modric plans to submit a written transfer request in the next seven days to trigger a £30m battle between Manchester United and Real Madrid to sign him.

Napoli have told Manchester City and Chelsea to forget about signing 25-year-old Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani.

Ajax defender Jan Vertonghen's hopes of a £9.5m move to Tottenham are fading because of a clause in his contract entitling him to 15% of the transfer fee.

Birmingham have rejected a £6m bid from Southampton for teenage goalkeeper Jack Butland.

Fulham are set to sign Croatian striker Mladen Petric who is now a free agent after leaving Hamburg.


Ajax defender Jan Vertonghen's £10m move to Spurs is back on according to the Dutch club's manager Frank de Boer.

PR forward Adel Taarabt is in talks about a new long-term contract at Loftus Road.

Football's law-makers will approve goal-line technology next week after officials failed to give a Ukraine goal against England.


Chelsea are closing in on Fiorentina striker Stevan Jovetic, 22, after being told they can have him for £25m.

United Arab Emirates club Al-Shabab say they have no interest in signing striker Michael Owen following his release by Manchester United - claiming he is "on the downhill".

Southampton are poised to sign Rangers skipper Steven Davis after he walked out on the Ibrox club.


Manchester City are looking to tie David Silva to an improved contract, while Mario Balotelli's agent has ruled out the striker moving to Juventus.

West Ham have upped their bid for Norwich striker Grant Holt, 31, to £6m.

Tottenham could ease the pain of losing Luka Modric to Real Madrid by signing Turkey midfielder Nuri Sahin, 23, in part exchange.

Swansea are set to move for Denmark midfielder Thomas Kahlenberg after his proposed transfer from Brondby to St Etienne collapsed.

Roman Pavlyuchenko has told Lokomotiv Moscow they have captured Tottenham's best defender by signing Vedran Corluka.

Wayne Rooney flew to Los Angeles for a break to get away from the disappointment of England's Euro 2012 exit.


Roy Hodgson has rounded on Fabio Capello for criticising Wayne Rooney's performance's at Euro 2012.


Andre Villas-Boas, Tottenham Hotspur's manager-elect, has been kept informed of the club's attempts to strengthen their squad for next season as he waits to be announced officially as Harry Redknapp's replacement on Sunday.


Rangers will begin pre-season training with only three players, with a host of contract rebels advised not to accept their wages if they choose to leave.


Rangers legend Sandy Jardine has accused the 'Ibrox nine' of greed and dishonesty after they refused to transfer their contracts to the newco.

Morton have joined Raith and Falkirk in saying they will block moves to allow newco Rangers to join the First Division.

Midfielder Lee Croft is set to re-sign for St Johnstone from Derby County.

Crystal Palace have joined Bristol City and Huddersfield in the battle to sign Leeds United striker Ross McCormack.