Manchester clubs want Barcelona defender Jordi Alba

Barcelona defender Jordi Alba in action against Paris Saint-Germain in the UEFA Champions League. 

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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…


Keite Balde Diao, a target for Liverpool in the summer, has indicated he is now willing to leave Lazio.

Bolton are considering Phil Brown, Mixu Paatelainen and Tony Mowbray as their manager search continues.

Brendan Rodgers has warned Mario Balotelli: Park your ego or you’re finished at Liverpool.

Nottingham Forest want to turn Jack Hunt’s loan into a permanent transfer.

Barnsley are interested in taking Fulham striker Marcello Trotta on loan.

Southampton manager Ronald Koeman slammed his own fans after they abused former boss Mauricio Pochettino.

Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling will sign a new contract at Anfield, according to boss Brendan Rodgers.

Swansea boss Garry Monk reckons Gylfi Sigurdsson has returned from Spurs a better player.


Arsene Wenger has no regrets about shoving Jose Mourinho during Arsenal’s defeat at Chelsea on Sunday.

Liverpool are keen on signing German goalkeeper Loris Karius, who is currently playing for Bundesliga side Mainz. 

Leeds defender Stephen Warnock has complained to the PFA after losing his place in the team. The 32-year-old left-back suspects owner Massimo Cellino is behind the decision.

Malky Mackay is on the shortlist to become Bolton’s new manager.


Jordi Alba is being targeted by both Manchester City and Manchester United but Barcelona are unlikely to want to sell.

Manchester United are planning on bidding for Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale after their prospects of re-signing Cristiano Ronaldo became increasingly unlikely.

Tottenham are keeping tabs on young Anderlecht winger Andy Najar and could make a bid in the region of £4million for the Honduran star.

Arsenal target Adrian Rabiot is now a target for Roma as well and the Paris Saint-Germain striker could be tempted with a move to Italy.


Arsene Wenger could look to strengthen his midfield by signing Sebastian Giovinco, whose Juventus deal expires in June.


Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Arsenal target Dani Alves is set to be offered a new contract at Barcelona.

Louis van Gaal believes Radamel Falcao’s Manchester United career will take off after the striker claimed his first Premier League goal on Sunday.

Sean Dyche revealed he uses the popular view that Burnley are doomed to relegation as a way of inspiring his players.

Sunderland manager Gus Poyet has revealed he dropped Steven Fletcher a few weeks ago to fire him up – a strategy that paid off on Saturday.

Brendan Rodgers is adamant that Raheem Sterling will stay at the club for the long term, despite reported interest from some of Europe’s top clubs.


Paris Saint-Germain could be set to swoop if Liverpool drag out Raheem Sterling’s contract talks any longer. The Ligue 1 champions could triple the youngster’s current salary.