Thursday, 29 August 2013

Thursday Transfer News: Spurs to sign trio, Eto'o to Chelsea and Liverpool in for Ilori

THIS MORNING'S transfer news sees Jose Mourinho prepare to splash £45m on Samuel Eto'o and Christian Atsu after the signing of Willian was confirmed. Meanwhile, Spurs continue to build for life without Gareth Bale by lining up a triple swoop for Christian Eriksen, Erik Lamela and Vlad Chiriches. Elsewhere, Liverpool have re-ignited their interest in Sporting Lisbon centre-back Tiago Ilori.

 The new season is here, but clubs have until September 2 to add to their squads in the transfer market. Here is a roundup of all the latest news, rumours and gossip...
Jose Mourinho is on a £45m spending spree as he bounces back from the disappointment of missing out on Wayne Rooney. The Blues hope to sign Anzhi Makhachkala striker Samuel Eto' and Porto's Christian Atsu to add to their capture of Spurs target Willian.
Andre Villas-Boas said Tottenham can be better without Gareth Bale as long as chairman Daniel Levy continues to bring in the big-name stars before the window closes on Monday.
And Levy looks set to continue Spurs' summer rebuilding with the signing of Ajax midfielder Christian Eriksen, after Roma forward Erik Lamela and Steaua Bucharest defender Vlad Chiriches arrived in London to join Andre Villas-Boas' side.
Liverpool have re-ignited their interest in Sporting Lisbon centre-back Tiago Ilori, who is valued at around £6m.
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Spurs are set to make a triple swoop for Lamela (left), Eriksen (centre) and Chiriches (right)
Wayne Rooney has thanked Manchester United’s fans for their support after confirming he will stay at Old Trafford this season.
Leighton Baines was at the centre of further speculation over his Everton future after claims he had put in a transfer request to push through his move to United.
Selfish Gareth Bale has let himself down as Spurs boss Villas-Boas feels AWOL star's impending departure leaves a sour taste.
Michael Laudrup believes Swansea will land a striker before Monday’s transfer deadline after saying Alvaro Vazquez of Spanish club Getafe is high on his shortlist. The Swans have also been linked with West Brom’s Peter Odemwingie.
Alan Pardew has launched a shock loan bid to bring Demba Ba back to Newcastle, seven months after selling him to Chelsea for £7m.
Crystal Palace are battling with Getafe to sign Yossi Benayoun, who is a free agent after being released by Chelsea.
Wayne Rooney has ended speculation of a move to Chelsea by thanking United's fans for their support
Club chat and other gossip
FEATURE: The making of Everton and England's new star Ross Barkley, as the Daily Express talk to those who have seen his development at first hand to give an insight into the precocious 19-year-old.
Theo Walcott has warned Tottenham that no amount of £30m signings are going to be enough to change the balance of power in north London when they face Arsenal at the Emirates on Sunday.
Villas-Boas wants to know why England manager Roy Hodgson did not consult him about the inclusion of Andros Townsend in the squad to face Moldova and Ukraine.

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