Paper Talk: City try to tempt RvP

Arsenal's Robin van Persie has reportedly been offered £250,000-per-week by Manchester City, while Phil Brown could return to Hull City.

Last Updated: 06/05/12 at 12:19 Post Comment

Van Persie: Reports of big City offer

Van Persie: Reports of big City offer

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

DAILY STAR SUNDAY

Manchester City have offered Arsenal striker Robin van Persie £250,000-per-week - an annual wage of £12million - to join them in the summer.

Paris Saint-Germain want to sign Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor. They will offer City £12million and pay £170k wages to the Spurs loan striker.

Roy Keane has told Man City: You will blow the title at Newcastle today.

Middlesbrough are leading the chase to land teenage Manchester United striker Will Keane on loan.

Aston Villa goalkeeper Shay Given has said he would fancy a move to Celtic as a swansong to his career.

Steve Kean will fight on at Blackburn next season, even if they are relegated.

THE SUN ON SUNDAY

Sir Alex Ferguson fears Manchester City will blow Manchester United out of the water again in the transfer market this summer.

Stoke are set to offload Kenwyne Jones, Matthew Upson and Cameron Jerome in the summer to reduce the wage bill.

Chris Hughton is set to become West Brom boss - even if Birmingham are promoted to the Premier League.

Phil Brown is set for a dramatic return to Hull in place of the suspended Nicky Barmby.

Pavel Pogrebnyak has opened talks over a permanent deal with Fulham.

Rafael Van der Vaart has encouraged Ajax skipper Jan Vertonghen to join him at Tottenham.

SUNDAY MIRROR

Steve Bould is to become Arsene Wenger's new number two at Arsenal in a revamped coaching set-up.

Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool and Newcastle are chasing rising Dutch star Luuk de Jong of FC Twente.

Wigan have slapped a £10million price tag on Victor Moses to ward off any possible suitors for their prize asset.

THE PEOPLE

Craig Bellamy will be part of Great Britain's 18-man Olympic men's football squad - leaving David Beckham sweating on one of just two more places for over-age players.

Roy Hodgson is struggling to find a replacement for Stuart Pearce in his England coaching set-up.

New England boss Roy Hodgson has told his Chelsea contingent they will get a week off after the Champions League final.

Celtic boss Neil Lennon is "open" to a move to England - which will put managerless West Brom on red alert.

Birmingham manager Chris Hughton is top of West Brom's shortlist to replace Roy Hodgson - closely followed by Brighton boss Gus Poyet.

Fulham's Danny Murphy fears Sunday's game with Sunderland could be his last at Craven Cottage, with his contract up in the summer.

Kenny Dalglish is sweating on his summer budget at Liverpool as the owners delay an answer on funds.

Nicky Barmby is ready to stay at Hull after making peace with the club's owners.

Tottenham are raedy to swoop for West Ham goalkeeper Rob Green this summer.

Ipswich have made a shock £750,000 bid for Leicester striker Paul Gallagher.

Chelsea are still chasing Porto star Alvaro Pereira.

Nottingham Forest's Chris Gunter is wanted by Fulham and Swansea.

Bolton want Chelsea midfielder Oriol Romeu next season on loan if they stay in the Premier League.

MAIL ON SUNDAY

Sir Trevor Brooking has reacted angrily to claims he single-handedly cost Harry Redknapp his chance of the England manager's job.

Manchester United fear Manchester City will steal their transfer targets this summer and wreck their chances of rebuilding.

SUNDAY EXPRESS

Sir Trevor Brooking has denied a past feud with Harry Redknapp denied the Totenham boss the chance of becoming England manager.

INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY

UEFA are so concerned that non-white fans could face racial abuse or violence at this summer's European Championships that it is backing plans to create safe areas for them.

THE OBSERVER

The Football Association has confirmed it is monitoring the developing security situation in Ukraine after bombs last week hit Dnipropetrovsk, injuring at least 29 people.

* To listen to Sky Sports News Radio's review of the morning papers, at 8.40am and 9.40am, click here.

TEAMtalk Facebook Fan Page

The TEAMtalk fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

Related News

Most Commented

Readers' Comments

I

think Finnegans Wake would have been a better reference point than Ulysses. Far more rambling and incomprehensible.

debra2927
Football People On TV: Garth Crooks

I

f I recall correctly, Degsy predicted a 100/1 shot correctly the week after his 150/1 Blackpool 4 - 3 Bolton call. I stuck a fiver on it as an idle bet. Paid for a stag do in Munich. Heady days...

baldini
Backing Hull To Beat United 2-1...

R

odgers prefers Joe Allen to Lucas? If this is true then I'm setting aside a fortnight to finally learn the rules of American Football and I'll give up on real football.

godzilla
The Jammy Gossip

Footer 365

Alan Pardew not sure Crystal Palace can match fine season in 2015-16

Alan Pardew says it is going to be difficult to repeat Crystal Palace's sensational second half of the season when the 2015-16 campaign starts.

Tim Sherwood expects Christian Benteke to remain Aston Villa player

Tim Sherwood is convinced Christian Benteke wants to stay at Aston Villa, although he has not broached the subject with him.

Steve Bruce at a loss to explain Hull City's dreadful season

Hull City boss Steve Bruce had no idea his side would be in a relegation fight after building what he saw as a strong squad last summer.

Mail Box

Only One Real Manager Of The Year

Winning the Premier League with the best squad in the Premier League is only par; Ronald Koeman did a whole lot better. Plus, the last word on Raheem and...

Don't Slate Sterling For Ambition...

Raheem Sterling deserves credit for his desire to quit Liverpool, according to one mailboxer. Also: why football should not be compared to business and Degsy's latest spot of bother...

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company