Thursday Paper Talk: Ince in demand, Willian completes Chelsea switch and Ozil to remain at Real Madrid
Manchester United linked with Chelsea Centre-back
Villas-Boas not impressed with Bale’s no show
Premier League sides battle it out over Blackpool’s Ince
Ahead of Monday’s Summer transfer deadline, both Aston Villa and Everton are eager to secure the signature of Tom Ince from Blackpool. The asking fee would be in the region of £8million – £10million.
Spurs secure the signature of Argentinian striker
The Irish Times
The north London club are set to secure the services of Roma’s Argentinian forward after the Serie A side accepted an offer of €30million from Tottenham Hotspur. It is believed the player would help fill the gap left by Gareth Bale’s imminent departure to Real Madrid..
Chelsea complete Willian signing
Brazilian winger Willian has completed his switch to Chelsea from Anzhi Makhachkala in a £30million deal after the player was granted a work permit today.
Ozil rules out move to Emirates
Despite interest from Arsene Wenger, German International Mesut Ozil has said he has a contract with Real Madrid and will be staying at the club despite being linked with Arsenal in recent days.
Luiz to Old Trafford?
After interest from Barcelona has quieted down in recent weeks, Chelsea’s centre-back David Luiz is said to be the subject of a potential £30million offer from Manchester United.
Spurs boss not happy with Bale
Andre Villas-Boas has been critical of Tottenham Hotspur’s wantaway player after the Welshman failed to turn up to training with his current teammates for the second day in a row.
Baines tells Everton to agree deal with United
The Daily Mail
The Mail reports that England full-back Leighton Baines has pleaded with Everton to grant him a dream move to be reunited with former manager David Moyes at Old Trafford.