Regional Paper Talk: Rhodes unhappy

Jordan Rhodes may be unsettled, Liverpool's Martin Skrtel has rubbished rumours linking him to a move and an ambitious Wigan bid was scuppered.

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Jordan Rhodes: Reportedly unsettled at Blackburn

Jordan Rhodes: Reportedly unsettled at Blackburn

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LONDON EVENING STANDARD

Gareth Bale will not automatically be guaranteed a starting berth at the Spanish giants irrespective of being the most expensive player in history, according to Real Madrid assistant coach Paul Clement.

Jose Mourinho has told Romelu Lukaku and Victor Moses they are part of his plans at Chelsea despite sending them out on loan.

A disappointed Nicklas Bendtner has vowed to "give everything" to Arsenal this season after failing to secure a move away from the Emirates Stadium.

West Ham have confirmed that former striker Carlton Cole is having a medical with a view to returning to the club on a short-term deal.

FULHAM CHRONICLE

Andy Johnson insists he's 100 per cent committed to QPR despite a failed deadline-day move to Crystal Palace

NEWHAM RECORDER

Kevin Nolan has told Ricardo Vaz Te to put his transfer disappointment behind him - and says he will be welcomed back "with open arms" by his West Ham team-mates.

Cristiano Ronaldo is the latest Real Madrid star to express disappointment at Mesut Ozil's departure to Arsenal, according to Spanish newspaper AS.

LIVERPOOL ECHO

Martin Skrtel insists he never came close to leaving Liverpool FC during the transfer window as the resurgent centre-back targets an extended run in Brendan Rodgers' side.

NEWCASTLE CHRONICLE

David Vaughan insists he is happy to have remained at Sunderland, and happier still to be back in the team.

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew believes the Magpies are lucky to have striker Loic Remy.

THE JOURNAL

Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew has released a statement defending the club's transfer policy and backing Joe Kinnear.

SUNDERLAND ECHO

Sunderland have lifted Phil Bardsley's suspension after the defender apologised for mocking the club's opening day defeat to Fulham.

EVENING GAZETTE

Tony Mowbray has confirmed that 25-year-old defender Seb Hines is ready for a competitive work out after spending the summer recovering from a knee operation.

SOUTH WALES EVENING POST

Alvaro Vazquez has revealed how a recommendation from his fellow Spaniard Jordi Amat convinced him to make his deadline day loan move to Swansea City.

BIRMINGHAM MAIL

West Bromwich Albion are set for further contractual talks with Shane Long following his failed transfer to Hull City.

YORKSHIRE EVENING POST

Leeds United boss Brian McDermott has revealed he made an enquiry regarding a wing target on deadline day - only for the £600,000 asking price to put him off.

THE PINK UN

Nathan Redmond believes Gareth Southgate can help rejuvenate England's Under-21 set-up, starting with their two European Championship qualifiers in the coming week.

THE SENTINEL

Stoke City could seek around £2m for homegrown defender Ryan Shotton if his loan move to Wigan becomes permanent in the January transfer window.

WIGAN EVENING POST

Owen Coyle has revealed just how close Latics came to pulling off a major transfer coup before Monday night's deadline only to be thwarted by rotten luck. The Latics bid 5 million euros for Monaco frontman Emmanuel Riviere, only for his blistering early season form to scupper the deal.

THE BOLTON NEWS

Phil Gartside has urged Bolton fans to view the transfer window as a whole rather than focus on the lack of signings on deadline day.

LANCASHIRE TELEGRAPH

Reports have emerged that star striker Jordan Rhodes is unhappy at being rejected a move to Wigan Athletic, although Blackburn boss Gary Bowyer has denied them.

THE SCOTSMAN

Hibs boss Pat Fenlon has hailed new signings Paul Heffernan and Adbdellah Zoubir after they both scored in a friendly win over Rangers.

Rangers will appoint Frank Blin and Paul Murray to the board, as a truce appears to be on the horizon after months of bitter in-fighting.

Motherwell skipper Keith Lasley says fan ownership could be the future for the club.

Celtic could play next season's Champions League qualifying matches at Edinburgh's Murrayfield stadium.

Hearts defender Jamie Hamill's red card will be scrapped after the referee who sent him off for handball admitted that he was wrong.

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ell, it wouldn't be a summer without Arsenal fans fretting over losing a key player, and United throwing their weight around and muscling in on transfer deals which are (apparently) near to completion. If we can't be entertained by the football on the pitch, let's enjoy the silly off-pitch soap opera of the transfer season. Hurrah!

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