Transfer rumour round-up.
Manchester City are ready to discuss a new £52m contract with attacking midfielder David Silva – to fight off interest from Real Madrid.
Full story: Daily Star
Blackburn launch bid for Newcastle striker Best
Full story: Tribalfootball
Manchester City have turned their attention to Brazilian Dede, 23, in their bid to bolster their defence as Roberto Mancini has seemingly given up on AC Milan’s Thiago Silva.
Full story: FootyLatest