Paper Chase: Malouda set for Chelsea exit

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…


Samir Nasri aimed a bitter parting shot at Arsenal and their fans after finally completing his move to Manchester City.

Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp fears Luka Modric could be left pining for the Champions League if he does not get his move to Chelsea.

Florent Malouda has been offered a way out of Chelsea by Juventus – and could go for just £5million.

Blackburn boss Steve Kean is trying to sign Ajax striker Mounir El Hamdaoui.

Newcastle boss Alan Pardew is chasing Inter Milan full-back Davide Santon.

Owen Coyle has talked Manchester City defender Dedryck Boyata into joining Bolton on loan.

Inter Milan wants Diego Forlan to replace Samuel Eto’o.

West Ham boss Sam Allardyce is ready to sign MK Dons striker Sam Baldock in a £1.1million swoop today.

Ipswich will today complete the signing of Jimmy Bullard on a two-year deal.


Joey Barton was last night on the verge of joining QPR – but is still hopeful of a last-minute offer from Newcastle.

Danny Welbeck and Tom Cleverley are to be rewarded with double-your-money five-year deals at Manchester United.

Samir Nasri has revealed how Arsenal legend Patrick Vieira persuaded him to quit the Gunners to join Manchester City.

Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp wants to sign Joe Cole.

Blackburn’s £5million bid for striker Vedad Ibisevic has been accepted by Hoffenheim.

Liverpool has sent striker Daniel Pacheco on loan to Atletico Madrid.

Blackburn is releasing winger Brett Emerton so he can join Sydney.

Leicester striker Martyn Waghorn wants to leave the Foxes.


Arsenal has had a loan bid rejected for Real Madrid midfielder Kaka.

QPR is willing to make Joey Barton the best paid player in its history as the R’s closer to the signing of the Newcastle midfielder last night.

Sebastian Coates will arrive on Merseyside in the next 48 hours to complete his £7million move to Liverpool.

Harry Redknapp last night urged Luka Modric to turn his mind back to football after Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy reinforced his stance that the playmaker will not be sold.

Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp has opened the door to the idea of a reunion with Joe Cole.

Florent Malouda is set to be the high-profile victim of Juan Mata’s £29million arrival at Chelsea, with Juventus interested in signing the winger.

Blackburn is closing in on deals for Ajax striker Mounir El Hamdaoui and Hoffenheim’s Vedad Ibisevic.

Manchester City winger Vladimir Weiss has held talks with Wigan after stalling on a £3.5million move to Dynamo Kiev.

Fulham has entered the race to sign Freiburg striker Papiss Demba Cisse.

West Ham has had a £1.4million bid for MK Dons striker Sam Baldock rejected but are ready to make an improve offer.

Ipswich is giving a trial to Kaiserslautern midfielder Jiri Bilek.


Joey Barton is on the brink of signing a £100,000-a-week deal with QPR.

Harry Redknapp last night urged Joe Cole to get his priorities right and join him at Tottenham.

Arsenal faces competition from Malaga and Valencia in the battle to sign Everton midfielder Mikel Arteta.


Joey Barton edged closer to a move from Newcastle to QPR by insisting that his "hands are tied".


Chelsea are to lodge an improved offer for Alvaro Pereira after Porto rejected an opening offer of £16.6million for the Uruguay international.


Furious Rangers chiefs last night slammed the "pathetic mischief makers" who sparked a UEFA probe into Carlos Bocanegra’s Europa League eligibility.

Celtic skipper Scott Brown will pledge his future to the club by signing a new four year-deal after tonight’s Europa League clash against Sion.