BARCELONA are preparing a raid for Liverpool’s Luis Suarez and Arsenal risk missing out on Guillermo Ochoa. Elsewhere, Tottenham passed up the chance to sign Raheem Sterling and Chelsea outcast wants £60k-a-week to move to Italy.
The summer transfer market does not officially open until July 1, but clubs are already busy preparing moves behind the scenes. Here is a round-up of all the latest news, rumours and gossip…
Barcelona are the latest club to express an interest in signing Liverpool’s Luis Suarez.
Arsenal and Liverpool are in danger of missing out on Mexico’s World Cup star Guillermo Ochoa after Barcelona joined the race for his signature.
Tottenham missed out on the chance to sign Liverpool star Raheem Sterling for just £200,000.
Chelsea reject Samuel Eto’o wants to join Roma as long as they pay him £60,000-a-week.
Monaco are favourites to land Ashley Cole who is leaving Chelsea.
Stoke City are one of a number of English sides interested in Livorno’s Brazilian striker Paulinho, according to the Italian club.
World Cup news and other gossip…
Roy Hodgson had promised not to put down any of his weapons but England were put to the sword by Luis Suarez – and their World Cup hopes hang by a thread.
England are braced to leave the party, but the hangover will have already kicked in for Roy Hodgson.
But the Three Lions boss last night defended the side that lost 2-1 to Uruguay.
Meanwhile, Phil Jagielka admits England are ‘devastated‘ after losing to Uruguay.
Best of the rest…
BBC pundit Robbie Savage has revealed his misery of having his car stolen at the World Cup