Thursday Paper Talk: Suarez makes an apparent U-Turn while Spurs line up Bale replacement
Martinez expects no further offer from United for Baines. Anzhi winger could be on his way to Anfield, while the Luis Suarez saga continues with the Liverpool striker indicating he could stay at Anfield, according to reports from Uruguay.
Chelsea show interest in Samuel Eto’o
The Daily StarThe former Barcelona striker is set to leave Russian side Anzhi and with interest from Roma and Napoli, Chelsea are also interested in bringing the Cameroon international to Stamford Bridge
Liverpool open talks for Brazilian winger
The Daily Mirror
As Anzhi look to slash their outgoings, Liverpool are front runners to sign the player who only moved to the Russian side from Shakhtar 8 months ago in a £32million move.
2018 World Cup hosts asked to clarify controversial Law
The New York Times
Russia have been asked by football’s governing body FIFA, for “clarification and more details” about a new legislation prohibiting “propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations among minors”
Suarez suggests he will now stay at Anfield
The Irish Independent
Despite the recent upheaval, Liverpool’s Uruguayan striker has made an apparent u-turn, claiming he now wants to stay with the club and end the high-profile dispute.
Tottenham begin talks over Roma winger
The London Evening Standard
Spurs have initiated talks with Serie A outfit Roma over the possible signature of £30million rated Argentinian winger Erik Lamella. The player could be a possible replacement for Gareth Bale.
Hull set to sign Spurs midfielder
Despite interest from Sunderland, Tottenham midfielder Tom Huddlestone appears to be close to signing for Steve Bruce’s Hull City. Bruce is also looking to bring in Jake Livermore on loan from White Hart Lane.
Sell first, Ba later
If Sam Allardyce wants to bring Chelsea and former Newcastle striker Demba Ba to Upton Park he’s been told he will need to sell first to fund the move.
Everton to hold firm on England Full Back
Everton manager Roberto Martinez does not expect Manchester United to make a second bid for Leighton Baines. The initial rejected offer was made by United in June.
Petrov asks fans to end tribute
Retired Aston Villa player Stilian Petrov has thanked fans for their show of support with their 19th minute tribute but said the club has to move on.