Paper Chase: Chelsea wants Modric and Tevez

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…


West Ham is poised to sign Eidur Gudjohnsen on a free transfer.

Real Madrid is lining up a £50m bid for Carlos Tevez.


Roman Abramovich is ready to bankroll an £80m swoop for Luka Modric and Carlos Tevez.

Cesc Fabregas was at the centre of fresh transfer speculation after Arsene Wenger left him out of Arsenal’s squad due to tour China and Malaysia.

Manchester United has been put on red alert of Wesley Sneijder’s discussions with Inter Milan on his future over the next 48 hours.

Joe Cole is determined to stay at Liverpool.


Manchester United will tell Wesley Sniejder to drop his £250,000-per-week wage demands if he is to become join the Red Devils.

Manchester City is ready to splash out £40m on Atletico Madrid striker Sergio Aguero.

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Vincent Kompany will be Manchester City’s new captain once Carlos Tevez is sold.

Tottenham has added Gareth Bale, Sandro and Michael Dawson to their list of untouchables headed by Luka Modric.

Steve Bruce will tempt Sir Alex Ferguson into letting Sunderland have Danny Welback on loan for another season.

Liverpool youngster John Flanagan has agreed a new four-year deal at Anfield.


Arsenal is trying to hijack two Liverpool deals for Jose Enrique and Stuart Downing.

Chelsea faces competition from Spurs for Ghenk goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois.

Alex McLeish plans to unveil Shay Given at Aston Villa this week.

Samir Nasri has told Arsenal he will not move to Inter Milan.

Arsenal is set to miss out on landing Bayer Leverkusen’s Arturo Vidal.

Blackpool has warned Portsmouth they will fail with a £1m bid for defender Ian Evatt.

Millwall is keen on Southampton forward Jason Puncheon.

Everton is keen on a swap deal involving wingers Aiden McGeady and Diniyar Bilyaletdinov.

Roy Hodgson has made Ben Foster his top target as West Brom hunts a replacement for Scott Carson.