Sunderland launching bid for Villa pair Collins, Agbonlahor | Transfers | Tribal Football

Sunderland boss Martin O’Neill is launching a double raid on former club Aston Villa.

Sunderland boss Martin O’Neill is launching a double raid on former club Aston Villa.

The People says O’Neill is preparing a £10m raid for Aston Villa pair James Collins and Gabriel Agbonlahor.

New Villa boss Paul Lambert will be reluctant to part with Agbonlahor, who wore the captain’s armband last season in the absence of Stiliyan Petrov.

Aberdeen eager for Fulham to bid for Fyvie | Transfers | Tribal Football

Aberdeen are ready to sell midfield prospect Fraser Fyvie.The Sunday Mail says Dons boss Craig Brown needs to cash in on the Fulham target with his contract ticking down.

Aberdeen are ready to sell midfield prospect Fraser Fyvie.

The Sunday Mail says Dons boss Craig Brown needs to cash in on the Fulham target with his contract ticking down.

“We still have Fyvie because he’s not going anywhere. He’s still our player, no-one has come in with a bid for him and he’s contracted to Aberdeen until December,” he said.

Baxter future clouded at Everton | Premiership News | Tribal Football

The future of Jose Baxter is clouded at Everton.Last week, Baxter took to Twitter denying he was leaving Goodison Park.

The future of Jose Baxter is clouded at Everton.

Last week, Baxter took to Twitter denying he was leaving Goodison Park.

But the The Sun says the midfielder has rejected a new deal, with his current contract having expired last week.

Villa boss Lambert adding Cowans to staff | Premiership News | Tribal Football

Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert is adding Gordon Cowans to his coaching staff.The People says Cowans will work with the club’s youth setup.

Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert is adding Gordon Cowans to his coaching staff.

The People says Cowans will work with the club’s youth setup.

Lambert has been keen to keep Cowans involved ever since his arrival at Villa Park.

Di Matteo wants Hulk deal to be Chelsea priority | Transfers | Tribal Football

Chelsea boss Roberto di Matteo wants a deal for Porto striker Hulk.

Chelsea boss Roberto di Matteo wants a deal for Porto striker Hulk.

Hulk, Atletico Madrid star Radamel Falcao, Napoli‘s Edinson Cavani and Real Madrid striker Gonzalo Higuain are all on the Chelsea radar.

But the People says Di Matteo sees Hulk as his priority and is backing Blues owner Roman Abramovich to get a deal done with Porto.

Arsenal urge Juventus to get serious about Van Persie | Transfers | Tribal Football

Arsenal do not want to sell Robin van Persie to a Premier League rival.Manchester City are favourites for the Dutchman, who is also interesting Manchester United and Real Madrid.

Arsenal do not want to sell Robin van Persie to a Premier League rival.

Manchester City are favourites for the Dutchman, who is also interesting Manchester United and Real Madrid.

However, the People says Arsenal will encourage Juventus to make them a serious offer for Van Persie as they do not want their club captain to continue his career in England.

AC Milan will fund deal for Man City's Tevez with Ibrahimovic sale | Transfers | Tribal Football

AC Milan are back in for Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez.

AC Milan are back in for Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez.

Sky Italia says if Milan should sell Zlatan Ibrahimovic, with Real Madrid and Chelsea keen, they will use the cash raised to fund a deal for Tevez.

At the end of last season, Galliani made clear they remained keen on Tevez after failing to do a deal for the Argentine in January.

Courtois: I feel closer to Atletico Madrid than Chelsea | Premiership News | Tribal Football

Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois is delighted to be facing parent club Chelsea in the European Super Cup.Courtois admits he won’t allow sentiment to influence his performance.

Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois is delighted to be facing parent club Chelsea in the European Super Cup.

Courtois admits he won’t allow sentiment to influence his performance.

“It will be special to play against my club, but now I’m at Atletico and I want to win. I have more feelings for Atletico than Chelsea, but I respect them for it is they who own me,” Courtois told Marca.

“I’m very happy. I have also seen that Atletico supporters wanted me to return. It’s a nice recognition.”

Arsenal legend Pires says Newcastle, Chelsea target Debuchy suited to Premier League | Transfers | Tribal Football

Arsenal legend Robert Pires says Lille fullback Mathieu Debuchy would be well suited to the Premier League.Debuchy is a target for Newcastle United and Chelsea this summer.

Arsenal legend Robert Pires says Lille fullback Mathieu Debuchy would be well suited to the Premier League.

Debuchy is a target for Newcastle United and Chelsea this summer.

Pires told Le 10 Sport: “His game suits the Premier League. He is fast and powerful. If I should advise him something, then it is to try his luck in England.”

Narsingh closer to Fulham than Ajax | Transfers | Tribal Football

Fulham are a step closer to landing Heerenveen winger Luciano Narsingh.Narsingh’s agent, Mino Raiola is in talks with Fulham about a move to London for the young midfielder.

Fulham are a step closer to landing Heerenveen winger Luciano Narsingh.

Narsingh’s agent, Mino Raiola is in talks with Fulham about a move to London for the young midfielder.

Ajax have also been linked with Narsingh, but Raiola says Dutch clubs cannot afford to sign the youngster.