DAVID Moyes is set to turn the tables on Chelsea says the Daily Mirror. After fighting off approaches for Wayne Rooney, 27, Manchester United are set to offer £30m for Brazilian David Luiz.
NEWCASTLE boss Alan Pardew has lined up Wigan midfielder James McCarthy, 22, to replace Yohan Cabaye should the 27-year-old France midfielder join Arsenal is another Daily Mirror offering.
ASTON Villa and Southampton are both considering bids to sign Porto and Senegal defender Abdoulaye Ba, 22, on loan. We have the Daily Mail to thank for that one.
THE SOUTH Wales Evening Post – you know it – is reporting that Swansea City have reportedly tabled a £2.5m bid for Getafe striker Alvaro Vazquez, 22.
DAVID Moyes is considering a move for Porto defender Eliaquim Mangala, 22, as he looks to strengthen his Manchester United defence before next Monday's transfer deadline. That's according to the Metro.
CRYSTAL Palace have joined Everton in a battle to sign Queens Park Rangers midfielder Joey Barton, 30, and have been told he is available for a £3m fee, in a story carried by The Sun.
ANZHI Makhachkala's Samuel Eto'o is set to turn down Inter Milan to secure a reunion with Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho according to The Time. The 32-year-old striker won the Champions League with the Italian giants in 2010 under Mourinho's watchful eye.
ROMA have held discussions over a possible loan switch involving two left-backs – Tottenham's Benoit Assou-Ekotto, 29, and Italy international Federico Balzaretti, 31. The Daily Mail carries that one.
THE DAILY Mirror reports that West Ham are close to signing Honduras international striker Roger Rojas, 23, on loan from Club Deportivo Olimpia.
MANCHESTER City have agreed a £4m deal in principle with Atletico Madrid to sign Argentina centre-back Martin Demichelis, 32. That comes from Goal.com in the wake of the shock defeat at Cardiff.
IT WOULD not be transfer news and gossip if Gareth Bale was not mentioned. Most recent update – he's still at Tottenham Hotspur.