Sir Alex Ferguson will offer Robin van Persie wages of £220,000-a-week to leave Arsenal - putting him on par with Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney. (Daily Telegraph)

Napoli have opened discussions with Chelsea over the £8million transfer of Raul Meireles - while Bolton boss Owen Coyle wants to take midfielder Josh McEachran on a season-long loan. (Daily Mail)

Liverpool have made an incredible demand of Manchester City - with Brendan Rodgers asking for winger Adam Johnson, plus £23million to trigger the sale of Daniel Agger. (Daily Mail).

Roberto Mancini is also weighing up a move for Brazil striker and reported Tottenham target Leandro Damiao. (Daily Mail)

And finally, Andre Villas-Boas has already identified a replacement for want-away midfielder Luka Modric - in the form of Partizan Belgrade star Mohamed 'Medo' Kamara. (Daily Mirror)

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