Transfer rumour round-up.
Man City in £80m Italian midfielder bid.
Full story: CaughtOffside
Barcelona want Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul, 24, as a back-up for Victor Valdes.
Full story: Daily Mirror
Former Aston Villa forward Emile Heskey, 34, is set for a surprise move to Australian club Newcastle Jets.
Full story: Metro
Football development executive Patrick Vieira says that Manchester City’s big-spending days are over.
Full story: talkSPORT