Transfer rumours: Friday, September 9

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TOTTENHAM, Blackpool, Santos, Arsenal, Stoke, Leeds, QPR, Fiorentina, Manchester City, Liverpool, AC Milan and Ajax are among the teams making the transfer rumours today.

Tottenham are set to go head-to-head with QPR to snap up former England captain David Beckham, 36, when his contract at LA Galaxy expires in November – Daily Mirror

Spurs boss Harry Redknapp wants to help Beckham achieve his dream of playing for Team GB at the 2012 Olympics by signing him in January – the Sun

Liverpool are locked in a battle with Italian side AC Milan to sign Ajax’s teenage midfielder Christian Eriksen – talkSPORT

{, Yesterday’s Transfer Rumours, YESTERDAY’S TRANSFER RUMOURS}

Liverpool are also reportedly keeping tabs on 18-year-old Crystal Palace striker Wilfried Zaha this season, with a view to a possible transfer next summer –

Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini has reportedly not given up in his efforts to sign Fiorentina midfielder Alessio Cerci after he failed to land him over the summer.

Full story: talkSPORT

Arsenal look set to lose out on signing Fiorentina midfielder Riccardo Montolivo, after his agent, Giovanni Branchini, confirmed that he would like to pledge his long-term future to the Italian club – talkSPORT

Blackpool manager Ian Holloway is eyeing a swoop for QPR striker Rob Hulse when he recovers from a knee injury. Hulse has been left out of the R’s 25-man Premier League squad and is believed to be open to a switch to the Championship – Daily Mirror

Barcelona officials are reportedly in Brazil to discuss a January transfer move for Santos striker Neymar – talkSPORT

Stoke defender Danny Pugh, 28, has been offered the chance to rejoin his former club Leeds on loan after being left out of City’s 25-man Premier League squad – Daily Mirror

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{, Yesterday’s Football Gossip, YESTERDAY’S FOOTBALL GOSSIP}