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TRANSFER GOSSIP

Inter Milan have refused to rule out a move for Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli this summer.

Dirk Kuyt
Netherlands international Dirk Kuyt could be on his way out of Anfield in the summer

Liverpool could sell Netherlands forward Dirk Kuyt, 31, for just £1million in the summer as the club try to trim their wage bill.

Full story: Daily Telegraphexternal-link

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says it is time to stop selling players to Manchester City with Robin van Persie the latest Gunner linked with a move to the Etihad Stadium.

Full story: Daily Mailexternal-link

Denmark international Christian Eriksen, 20, who has been linked with a move to Manchester United, thinks it would be better for his development if he stayed at Dutch club Ajax.

Full story: Daily Mirrorexternal-link

Colombian winger James Rodriguez,external-link 20, has told his club Porto that he wants to move to Manchester United.

Full story: talkSPORTexternal-link

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson is prepared to spend £70m on Athletic Bilbao trio Oscar de Marcos,external-link 23, Javi Martinez,external-link 23, and Iker Muniain, external-link19.

Full story: Caught Offsideexternal-link

Bolton manager Owen Coyle is considering a move for Stoke's Cameron Jerome, 25, but faces competition from Fulham for the £4million-rated striker.

Full story: The Sunexternal-link

Former Portsmouth forward Aruna Dindane, who plays for Qatari club Al-Gharafa, has been linked with a move to Blackburn, Stoke and Aston Villa.

Full story: Sky Sportsexternal-link

OTHER GOSSIP

Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini admits to uncertainty about his future at the club.

Full story: Guardianexternal-link

Roberto Mancini
Roberto Mancini admits he is uncertain about his future at Manchester City

Former Blackburn Rovers and Notts County manager Paul Ince has held secret talks about becoming the new manager of Wolves.

Full Story: Daily Starexternal-link

Chelsea have written to the Football Association accusing them of putting supporter safety at risk by deciding to schedule the FA Cup semi-final against Tottenham at 6pm on Sunday.

Full story: Daily Mailexternal-link

Roy Hodgson is set to become the highest-paid manager in West Brom's history.

Full story: Birmingham Mailexternal-link

Bill Miller, chairman of Tennessee-based Miller Industries, the world's largest manufacturer of towing and recovery equipment, says he plans to "clean up" Rangers' potential £134m of debt and that liquidation is not an option he is considering as part of his takeover bid.

Full story: The Herald

Businessman Bill Miller has confirmed he is the sole party in the American bid for Rangers after Club 9 Sports' attempts to involve him in a consortium disbanded and he hopes to take the club out of administration through a company voluntary arrangement and with Ally McCoist as manager.

Full story: The Scotsman

Bill Ng, a director at private equity firm Financial Frontiers, says his Singapore consortium can offer Rangers' creditors 20p in the pound in a deal worth £20m - twice that being offered by former Rangers director Paul Murray's Blue Knights.

Full story: The Sun

Singapore-based tycoon Bill Ng, who is chairman of Hougang United in his homeland, wants to take Rangers out of administration through a company voluntary arrangement, appoint a board of Scottish directors and avoid liquidation.

Full story: Daily Express

Rangers owner Craig Whyte maintains he still has a £30m guaranteed stake in Rangers and that he will return to Ibrox one day.

Full story: Daily Record

Following the disclosure that Rangers total debt could be as high as £134m, owner Craig Whyte says the club's liabilities decreased by more than £10m during his time as chairman.

Full story: The Scotsman

AND FINALLY

Arsenal stars Wojciech Szczesny, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Alex Song and Bacary Sagna perform with ballerinas in a new car advert.

Full story: Daily Mirrorexternal-link

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