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Tottenham are hoping to beat north London rivals Arsenal to the signing of Mario Balotelli, 23, by offering misfiring striker Eric Lamela, 21, as part of a £40m deal.

Fiorentina defender Stefan Savic, 23, formerly of Manchester City, is a surprise candidate to replace Nemanja Vidic, 32, at Manchester United.

AC Milan midfielder Nigel de Jong wants to stay in ItalyAC Milan midfielder Nigel de Jong wants to stay in Italy

Inter Milan are hoping to do a deal with Tottenham for their French midfielder Etienne Capoue, 25, who has failed to hold down a place since joining from Toulouse.

Boss Alan Pardew expects a substantial transfer kitty in the summer after Newcastle posted a £9m profit.

AC Milan’s former Manchester City midfielder Nigel de Jong, 29, is ready to snub Liverpool and stay in Italy.

Former Spurs boss Andre Villas-Boas is one of five candidates that Barcelona are looking at to replace Tata Martino next season.

Arsenal’s on-loan striker Joel Campbell, 21, who scored for Olympiakos against Manchester United in midweek, has a big future with the Gunners says manager Arsene Wenger.

Everton right-back Seamus Coleman, 25, believes the Toffees can still finish fourth and qualify for the Champions League this season.

Sunderland boss Gus Poyet ranks Capital One Cup success ahead of Premier league survival.

Sandro returned for Spurs against Dnipro with an unusual looking beard

Spurs defender Sandro, 24, returned from injury against Dnipro sporting some impressive looking facial hair.

Manchester City team-mates Samir Nasri, 26, and Sergio Aguero, 25, warmed up for Sunday’s Capital One Cup final with a big night out a Beyonce concert.

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