Monday's gossip column - transfers and rumours

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Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez was urged to return to Boca Juniors by fans as he made a public appearance at Martin Palermo's farewell match in Buenos Aires, although the 28-year-old did not feature in the match.

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is not ruling out extending the temporary stay of New York Red Bulls striker Thierry Henry at Emirates Stadium.

Full story: Goalexternal-link

Thierry Henry
Thierry Henry scored his first Premier League goal since his return against Blackburn

Borussia Dortmund's Serbian centre-back Neven Subotic external-linkis set to be the subject of a £16.5m bid from Manchester United in the summer transfer window.

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Bolton manager Owen Coyle is set to lauch a mini clear-out at the Reebok Stadium, with defender Paul Robinson, midfielder Sean Davis and strikers Robbie Blake and Michael O'Halloran available to Football League clubs on loan.

Full story: Daily Mirrorexternal-link

Portuguese winger Cristiano Ronaldo, 27, is considering a return to the Premier League after growing disillusioned with life at Real Madrid.

Full story: Daily Mailexternal-link

Roy Keane is ready to return to management - with Championship strugglers Millwall favourites to move for the Manchester United legend.

Full story: Daily Starexternal-link

Roberto Mancini fears he could lose Kolo Toure this month after an approach from Russian side Anzhi Mackachkala for the defender.

Full story: Daily Mirrorexternal-link

Roma's Italy international midfielder Daniele de Rossi, 28, has ignored interest from Manchester United and Chelsea and signed a five-year contract extension.

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger could be tempted with an offer to become the next France coach this summer, with Laurent Blanc set to leave after Euro 2012.

Full story: Daily Mailexternal-link

Manager Andre Villas-Boas is fighting to convince Roman Abramovich he is still the man for the Chelsea job after showdown talks between the pair at their Cobham training ground.

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Nottingham Forest owner Nigel Doughty, who was found dead at his home on Saturday, made provision to ensure the club's debts are met for the next two and a half years when he decided to step down as chairman in October 2011.

Full story: Guardianexternal-link

West Bromwich Albion manager Roy Hodgson's job could be in jeopardy if his side lose the Black Country derby to local rivals Wolves at Molineux next Sunday - a year after he took over the job from Roberto di Matteo.

Full story: Daily Telegraphexternal-link

Liverpool keeper Pepe Reina, 29, has revealed that Tottenham's 40-year-old keeper Brad Friedel is his inspiration.

Full story: Daily Mirrorexternal-link

Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp is planning to make a quick dash from London to Liverpool by plane on Monday night after it was confirmed that his trial for alleged tax evasion will run on into next week.

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Roy Keane and Patrick Vieira renewed their rivalry at a school's charity auction when the pair repeatedly traded bids on a meal for 10 at a Chinese restaurant, with the former United skipper finally winning with a £2,000 offer.

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Nicolas Anelka has revealed he turned down Paris Saint-Germain in favour of joining Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua.

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Real Madrid defender Raul Albiol is a potential summer target for Manchester City.

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Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli thinks he can win the Ballon d'Or for Fifa's best player in the world, but only if Barcelona's Lionel Messi suffers a dip in form.

Full story: Gazzetta dello Sportexternal-link