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Afternoon Report: May 31

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Frank Lampard says he has no plans to retire from international football after Euro 2012 as he faces being ruled out of this summer's tournament.

The 33-year-old set for a scan on a thigh injury, with Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson told by the FA he could take Lampard's place this week.

Elsewhere, Norwich have confirmed Paul Lambert's resignation has not been accepted "whilst discussions with another club are taking place."

Roberto Martinez has also agreed to stay at Wigan according to the club's chairman Dave Whelan, having been linked with Liverpool and Villa.

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Arsenal are targeting CSKA Moscow's Seydou Doumbia, with the 24-year-old admitting he wants to make "the next step" in his career. (Daily Mail)

Roberto Mancini has played down speculation he is looking to bolster his attack with a bid for AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovich. (The Guardian)

And finally, both Chelsea and Tottenham are weighing up offers for Demba Ba with the Newcastle striker's release clause set at £7m. (Daily Mirror)

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