Paper Chase: PSG & Villa target Dempsey

Paper Chase: PSG & Villa target Dempsey

Published Aug. 28, 2011 12:05 p.m. ET

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...


Manchester City new boy Samir Nasri was snubbed by Manchester United - after he reneged on an initial promise to sign for them.

Mikel Arteta is wanted by Arsenal, who could offer Nicklas Bendtner as part of a swap deal.


Roberto Mancini wants to take Ray Wilkins to Manchester City.

Scott Parker is at the centre of a tug-of-war between Tottenham and QPR as West Ham look for an £8million fee.

Sunderland made a late bid to hijack Joey Barton's move to QPR.

Bradford want to make Phil Parkinson their new boss.

Newcastle are closing in on the £7million signing of Sochaux striker Modibo Maiga.

Paris St Germain and Aston Villa are pondering moves for Fulham star Clint Dempsey.

Lokomotiv Moscow and Espanyol are battling it out for Spurs striker Roman Pavlyuchenko.

Fulham, Stoke and Bolton are all monitoring Cameron Jerome as he bids to prove his fitness.

Everton striker Jermain Beckford is set to leave in a £3million deal with Southampton leading the chase.

Bolton will move for Manchester City's Nedum Onupha if Gary Cahill leaves for Arsenal.

QPR striker Rob Hulse is a £1million target for Celtic.

Blackburn's move for Vedad Ibisevic is being held up by red tape.

Crystal Palace want Aston Villa defender Shane Lowry on loan.

Sheffield Wednesday have gone back in for Norwich's Cody McDonald.


Chelsea have launched one last £40million bid to prise Luka Modric from Tottenham.

Spurs are set to sign Craig Bellamy from Manchester City.

West Ham are resigned to Scott Parker moving to White Hart Lane and want Stoke’s Glenn Whelan to replace him.

Peter Crouch and Wilson Palacios are on their way to Stoke in a £15million double deal.

Stoke also want to sign Birmingham forward Cameron Jerome before the transfer deadline.

Fulham boss Martin Jol wants to sign Crystal Palace forward Wilfried Zaha.

Sunderland are working on a deal to take Wolfsburg striker Patrick Helmes to the Stadium of Light.


Arsene Wenger is lining up Everton midfielder Mikel Arteta as a replacement for Cesc Fabregas and Samir Nasri in a deal which would take Nicklas Bendtner to Goodison.

Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp is set to hijack Arsene Wenger’s bid to snare Kaka on a loan deal from Real Madrid.

Manchester United defender Nemanja Vidic is a target for Russia’s richest club, Anzhi Makhachkala.

Arsenal’s bid to sign Marseille midfielder Lucho Gonzalez is hanging by a thread after the clubs were drawn in the same Champions League group.

Sir Alex Ferguson has ruled out the possibility of selling Dimitar Berbatov before the transfer deadline.

Manchester United goalkeeper Ben Amos has discussed going out on loan again.

West Brom teenager Chris Wood wants to extend his loan spell at Birmingham.


Arsenal will still land Gary Cahill despite the ill-feeling developing between the club and Bolton.

Scott Parker's move to Tottenham is hanging in the balance unless he agrees to take a pay cut.

Tottenham will make Luka Modric the highest-paid player at the club as he gets over his Chelsea disappointment.

Stoke will sign Wilson Palacios and Peter Crouch in a £20million deal.

Liverpool misfit Christian Poulsen is wanted on loan by Espanyol.

Fulham are ready to make a £5million move for Crystal Palace striker Wilfried Zaha.

Arsenal are close to signing South Korea captain Park Chu-Young and also want Marouane Fellain and Marseille playmaker Lucho.

Steve Bruce has moved for Wolfsburg striker Patrick Helmes.


Roberti Mancini wants to splash the cash and offer £25million for Roma midfielder Daniele de Rossi.

Arsene Wenger will complete the £10million capture of Park Chu-Young in the next 48 hours.

Sunderland are out to sign Nicklas Bendtner before the deadline.


Emilio Izaguirre has handed Celtic a major boost by agreeing a new deal.