What the papers say: August 31

Daily Mail

- Newcastle are poised to make a £10m bid for Frieburg striker Papiss Demba Cisse.

- Owen Hargreaves is set to join Manchester City after being released by Manchester United.

- Harry Redknapp tells Chelsea to forget about signing Luka Modric.

- Roman Pavlyuchenko wants to leave White Hart Lane.

Daily Mirror

- Arsenal have made enquiries as to the availability of Everton duo Mikel Arteta and Marouane Fellaini.

- The Gunners have also had an offer for Borussia Dortmund teenager Mario Goetze knocked back.

- Wesley Sneijder cools talk linking him to a final day move to Old Trafford.

- Tottenham are lining up a triple swoop for Scott Parker, Lassana Diarra and Craig Bellamy.

- Stoke are prepared to break the bank to sign Peter Crouch from Tottenham.


The Guardian

- Arsenal are considering bidding for Chris Samba following the signing of Per Mertesacker.

- Arsene Wenger is also in for French duo Yann M'Vila and Marvin Martin.

- Lille are on the verge of completing the signing of Liverpool midfielder Joe Cole.

- Newcastle have set their sights on signing Federico Macheda from Manchester United.

The Sun

- Owen Hargreaves is poised to sign for Manchester City after undergoing a medical.

- Chelsea are planning a shock bid for Bayern Munich star Franck Ribery.

- Peter Crouch is at the centre of a £12m tug-of-war between Sunderland and Stoke.

- QPR are set to sign Shaun Wright-Phillips and Anton Ferdinand for a combined £10m.

- Joe Cole will today decide if he will leave Liverpool for Lille on a season-long loan.

- CSKA Moscow want Man United’s Tomasz Kuszczak to step in for crock Igor Akinfeev.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms