Real Madrid Meet Arsenal’s £45m Asking Price, Man United to Sell Four, Tottenham Set Up Chase for German Centre Back, Blackburn Rovers Want Robbie Keane, Sunderland Agree £13m Fee for English Striker, Liverpool to Offer Two Youngsters to Seal Blackpool Playmaker Bid and Real Madrid Want Ashley Cole

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Transfer Rumour Round-Up. The run-down on the latest rumours and speculation.

Real Madrid meet Arsenal’s £45m Cesc Fabregas asking price.

Full Story: Fanatix

Man United ready to offload quartet to help trim squad after spending spree.

Full Story: CaughtOffside

Arsenal are eyeing £15m-rated Bayer Leverkusen attacking midfielder Arturo Vidal as a possible replacement for Cesc Fabregas and Samir Nasri.

Full story: Daily Mirror

Barcelona will offer £35m plus incentives for Fabregas as they look to reach a successful conclusion to their long-running pursuit of the Spain midfielder.

Full story: Daily Mail

Or, Barcelona want Fabregas to go on strike in order to force a cut-price move from Arsenal to the European champions.

Source: the Sun

Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp will sell four or five players in order to bring in any new signings.

Full story: Metro

And Spurs have stepped up their interest in Stuttgart’s Germany defender Serdar Tasci.

Source: the Sun

Blackburn manager Steve Kean is considering a renewed bid for Tottenham striker Robbie Keane, having had a £2m offer rejected.

Full story: Daily Telegraph

Manchester City are refusing to give up in their pursuit of Udinese winger Alexis Sanchez, despite the Chilean claiming it would be a “dream” to play for Barcelona.

Full story: Daily Mail

Sunderland have agreed a £13m fee with Ipswich for striker Connor Wickham. Liverpool are still interested but must match Sunderland’s bid.

Full story: Daily Mirror

The Black Cats are also set to make a £7m offer for Reading striker Shane Long.

Full story: Daily Mail

Real Madrid are planning a bid for Chelsea defender Ashley Cole after it emerged that new Stamford Bridge boss Andre Villas-Boas wants to sign Benfica left-back Fabio Coentrao.

Full story: CaughtOffside

Liverpool are giving up on signing Jose Enrique from Newcastle and will instead look to experienced Manchester City left-back Wayne Bridge, who was on loan at West Ham last season.

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Liverpool are ready to send youngsters Jonjo Shelvey and Stephen Darby to Blackpool as part of a deal to land midfielder Charlie Adam.

Full story: Daily Mirror

Aston Villa are expecting midfielder Stewart Downing to hand in a transfer request but are determined to hold out for their £20m valuation of the player, who is wanted by Liverpool.

Source: Daily Star

Barcelona claim they have already rejected a £27m offer from Chelsea for striker David Villa.

Full story: Daily Mirror

Six Premier League clubs are chasing Manchester City’s James Milner – including Aston Villa, who sold him to City for £26m last summer.

Full story: Daily Mirror

Aston Villa and Fulham are locked in a battle to sign highly rated Monaco goalkeeper Stephane Ruffier.

Full story: talkSPORT

Stoke have made a £3m offer for West Ham striker Carlton Cole.

Full story: Daily Mail

Spanish side Valencia will make a £14m offer for Manchester United’s Dimitar Berbatov, who looks to be on his way out of Old Trafford this summer despite being the club’s top scorer last season.

Full story: Footy Bunker

United have already made enquiries for Napoli striker Edinson Cavani as a replacement for Berbatov.

Full story: Footy Bunker

Wolfsburg playmaker Diego has revealed he is in talks over a “dream” move to the Premier League. The 26-year-old is thought to be one of Liverpool’s top summer targets.

Full story: talkSPORT

Atletico Madrid are interested in signing Tottenham winger David Bentley, who is also wanted by Fulham.

Full story: Daily Star

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