Paper Chase: Gunners to get in a Stew

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…


Chelsea have hired Fernando Torres’ personal fitness trainer in a bid to kick-start his Stamford Bridge career.

Carlos Tevez is staying at Manchester City after an attempt to swap him for Samuel Eto’o failed.

Dimitar Berbatov is a £14million target for Valencia and Juventus.

Sam Allardyce wants to take Craig Bellamy back to West Ham.

Samir Nasri fears he may have to quit Arsenal to realise his dream of becoming the world’s greatest player.

John O’Shea is on the verge of completing a £3million switch to Sunderland.

Newcastle plan to land Paris St Germain hitman Mevlut Erdinc for around £7.5million.

Swansea hope to take promising Chelsea youngster Ryan Bertrand on loan.

Liverpool will turn their attention to Jose Enrique after missing out on Gael Clichy.

Chelsea’s hopes of landing Fabio Coentrao have been boosted.

Southampton want Millwall’s James Henry to replace Arsenal-bound Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

West Brom have joined the chase for West Ham midfielder Jack Collison.


Everton will spark a transfer war zone by making Jack Rodwell available for £20million.

Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp is set to make a club-record £20million bid for Barca whizz-kid Bojan Krkic.

Sir Alex Ferguson insists Jonny Evans is not for sale.

Ray Parlour has urged Arsene Wenger to try and sign Jermain Defoe.

Newcastle are worried they have missed out on bringing Charles N’Zogbia back to the club.

Manchester City are willing to offload left-back Wayne Bridge to Newcastle.

John O’Shea is set to become Sunderland’s seventh summer signing.

QPR will step up their chase for England striker Jay Bothroyd.

Stoke plan to seal a £15million double deal for Scott Dann and Cameron Jerome this week and Ryan Shawcross has no plans to quit the club.

Samir Nasri is torn between the two Manchester clubs.

Arsene Wenger is set to step up his pursuit of Uzbekistan captain Odil Ahmedov.

Martin Jol could return to his former club Ajax to sign Mounir El-Hamdaoul.

Sunderland, Wigan and Blackburn are keeping tabs on Paraguay starlet Hernan Perez.


Spurs will let Lukra Modric go for £45million – and watch Gareth Bale follow him through the White Hart Lane exit door.

Blackburn are chasing Brazilian striker Luis Fabiano.

Chelsea have been told to put up or shut up in their pursuit of Romelu Lukaku.

Zoltan Gera is ready to sign for West Brom in the next 48 hours.

Spurs are hot on the trail of Barcelona strike star Bojan Krkic.

Shaun Wright-Phillips is a target for Wigan.

Ipswich are winning the race to sign free agent Lee Bowyer.

Stoke have been told to improve their bid for Carlton Cole.

Rangers want Liverpool central defender Danny Wilson.

Hull want Liverpool keeper Peter Gulacsi on loan.

Aston Villa are swooping for Deportivo La Coruna’s Adrien Lopez.

QPR are shock movers for Real Madrid’s Spanish starlet Sergio Canales.

Reading want Burnley striker Martin Paterson – if they sell Shane Long.


Cristiano Ronaldo will reject all bidders to stay at Real Madrid.

West Brom are ready to hijack QPR’s move for Jay Bothroyd.

Arsenal are ready to make a shock £20million move for Stewart Downing.

Lazio are poised to make a move for West Ham’s Julien Faubert.

Chelsea will step up their bid to sign Anderlecht striker Romelu Lukaku.


Sir Alex Ferguson has admitted he was prepared to break a club record to take Alexis Sanchez to Manchester United.


Gael Clichy is expected to complete an £8million move from Arsenal to Manchester City to spark a frantic week of transfer activity for Arsene Wenger.


Norway hitman Erik Huseklepp has re-emerged as a Celtic target.