Tuesday’s Transfer Rumours Part 2

A second slice of transfer cake…

Blackburn are trailing midfielder Claudio Maldonado, and the Chile captain, who currently plays for Brazilian side Santos, will jet in to Lancashire for a chin-wag over a £1m transfer. (Daily Mirror)

Rangers boss Walter Smith thinks that swapping Derby keeper Lewis Price with Roy Carroll is a good idea. (Daily Mirror)

Manchester United defender Patrice Evra has demanded a whopping £120,000 a week contract which could present a roadblock to any contract negotiations. (Daily Mirror)

Middlesbrough winger Stewart Downing is not interested in staying at the Riverside, and if manager Gareth Southgate doesn’t sell him he will simply see out his contract. (The Sun)
…However it isn’t all bad news at Middlesbrough – Gareth Southgate reckons Brazilian striker Afonso Alves’ signing is imminent. (Various)
…And Gareth Southgate has also head a good sniff around Motherwell forward Ross McCormack and could pounce soon. (Sky Sports)

Ex-Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is ready to return from the wilderness and take on a management job with Valencia. (The Sun)

Celtic are the latest club to express an interest in signing Manchester City’s Greek striker Georgios Samaras, and the Parkhead outfit want a loan deal. (The Guardian)

Fulham boss Roy Hodgson has cancelled any interest in snagging West Brom defender Neil Clement. (Daily Star)

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