SUNDERLAND are linked with a new defender while it’s all quiet on the Newcastle front, but Tottenham, Swansea, Aston Villa and West Brom are in the news today.
Sunderland boss Martin O’Neill is ready to make a £2.5million bid for Aston Villa’s Stephen Warnock – Sun
Everton are in talks over landing Steven Pienaar on a permanent transfer – Sun
Arsenal target Yann M’Vila admits he would like to work with Arsene Wenger – Sun
Gareth Bale has admitted he will struggle to reject the advances of Barcelona or Real Madrid should either side come calling for him in the summer – Metro
Tottenham are lining up Ecuadorian Christian Ramirez – a stand-out in the Under-17 World Cup – for £1.5m when the attacking left-back turns 18 in August – Daily Mirror
Swansea are ready to offer Aston Villa’s £5m-rated former Cardiff defender James Collins a controversial return to Wales – Daily Mirror
Scotland keeper Allan McGregor has emerged as a summer target for West Brom if they cannot strike a deal with Birmingham to keep Ben Foster – Express & Star