Paper Chase: Arshavin wanted by Turks

BY foxsports • July 2, 2011

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...


Petr Cech is backing new Chelsea boss Andre Villas-Boas to build a dynasty to rival Sir Alex Ferguson's at Old Trafford.

Cesc Fabregas is desperate to seal his £37million switch to Barcelona before Arsenal return to pre-season training on Tuesday.

Manchester City hope to sign £7million defender Gael Clichy by Tuesday's start of pre-season training.

Aston Villa have been told to double their opening bid if they want to land Manchester City keeper Shay Given this summer.

Zoltan Gera is set to re-join old boss Roy Hodgson at West Brom.

Espanyol want Manchester City's out-of-favour midfielder Vladimir Weiss on loan.

Galatasaray are ready to tempt Arsenal with a £13.5million offer for Andrey Arshavin.

Nottingham Forest are ready to re-sign midfielder Andy Reid.


Samir Nasri is flying to London for crisis talks on his Arsenal future - and is ready to quit the club.

Kevin Keen is quitting West Ham - and is set for a shock move to become part of Kenny Dalglish's team at Liverpool.

West Ham have accepted a £10million bid from Turkish club Fenerbahce for Scott Parker - but the England midfielder has refused to go.

Junior Hoilett is set to sign a new Blackburn deal after holding talks with manager Steve Kean in Canada.

Arsenal have hardened their interest in Birmingham defender Scott Dann.

Steve Bruce has vowed to keep shaking up his Sunderland squad with fresh talent after he landed Seb Larsson and Keiren Westwood yesterday.

Wigan have joined Bolton in the race for Manchester City winger Shaun Wright-Phillips.

Leeds midfielder Bradley Johnson has joined Norwich on a three-year deal.


Chelsea have placed Samir Nasri on their list of potential targets after hints that he his ready to leave Arsenal.

Santos are ready to hand Neymar a huge pay rise to see off interest from Chelsea, Manchester City and Real Madrid.

Gary Cahill could become Andre Villas-Boas' first new signing at Chelsea.

Dietmar Hamann is in line to become the new manager of relegated Stockport.

QPR skipper Adel Taarabt is an £8million target for PSG.

Aston Villa are set to launch a £5million bid for West Ham midfielder Scott Parker.

Rennes are ready to sign West Ham left-back Herita Illunga.

Liverpool are ready to compromise with Roma goalkeeper Doni over his wages.

Stoke are poised to enter the bidding for Manchester United defender Wes Brown.

Swansea are interested in Leeds striker Luciano Becchio.


Robin van Persie could be the next star player to quit Arsenal.

Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini expects to seal the £7million signing of Gael Clichy by the early part of next week.

Santos have performed a U-turn by declaring Chelsea and Manchester City target Neymar is going nowhere.

Alex McLeish will make his first signing as Aston Villa boss next week, completing a £9million deal for Wigan's Charles N'Zogbia.

Bristol City have offered £4million-rated striker Nicky Maynard a new deal to prevent him from moving to Leicester or Nottingham Forest.


Arsene Wenger will demand answers from Samir Nasri when he returns to England this weekend from a break in Las Vegas.

Chelsea have been told they will have to pay £18million if they are to land Anderlect's Romelu Lukaku.

Sunderland boss Steve Bruce is preparing a £10million raid on former club Birmingham for defender Scott Dann.

Manchester City have warned Aston Villa they will not give Shay Given away on the cheap.