Transfer rumour round-up.
Tottenham line up £8m bid for French Gareth Bale replacement.
Full story: CaughtOffside
Swansea City boss Michael Laudrup has revealed he is “certain” to return to Spain to manage in La Liga and has hinted it could even be this summer amid interest from Real Madrid.
Full story: Daily Mirror
Pep Guardiola employed a detective agency to keep tabs on players such as Gerard Pique, Ronaldinho, Deco and Samuel Eto’o during his time in charge at Barcelona.
Full story: El Confidencial
Al-Ain and United Arab Emirates winger Omar Abdulrahman, 21, says he was unable to move to Manchester City after a successful summer trial because of work permit regulations.
Full story: Sport 360
Spurs face battle with Bayern Munich for top target
Full story: talkSPORT
Carew set for Inter deal
Full story: Sky Sports
Real Madrid keen to take Javi Garcia off Man City hands
Full story: Tribalfootball