Saturday's gossip column - transfers and rumours

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TRANSFER GOSSIP

Everton manager David Moyes has pulled off another coup by signing 17-year-old French wonderkid M'Baye Niang for £2m from Caen.

Full story: the Sun

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is considering a move for Chelsea striker Daniel Sturridge if Andy Carroll leaves Anfield over the next few days.

Full story: Daily Mail

M'Baye Niang
M'Baye Niang, who has been linked with Arsenal, AC Milan and Spurs, could be on his way to Everton

Chelsea have told Barcelona that defender David Luiz, 25, is not for sale at any price.

Full story: Daily Express

Reading are in talks with West Ham about buying Hammers striker Carlton Cole for £5m.

Full story: Daily Mirror

Juventus are back in talks with Manchester City over a deal for Edin Dzeko after their move for Athletic Bilbao striker Fernando Llorente collapsed.

Full story: Metro

Stoke boss Tony Pulis will attempt to resurrect his loan move for Tottenham midfielder Tom Huddlestone, 25, next week.

Full story: the Sun

Brazilian striker Willian, 24, has begged his Ukrainian club Shakhtar Donetsk not to block his £20m move to Tottenham.

Full story: Daily Mail

Willian
Willian was upset with Shakhtar Donetsk when they rejected an offer from Chelsea earlier in the summer

Bolton have been reportedly asked to pay £3m if they want to sign Liverpool midfielder Jay Spearing.

Full Story: Bolton Evening News

Arsenal frontman Theo Walcott has reportedly began discussing a new five-year deal at the club that will make him one of the Gunners' top earners.

Full story: Daily Mirror

Middlesbrough's Marvin Emnes and Blackpool's Tom Ince have emerged as leading targets for Swansea City.

Full story: South Wales Evening Post

Norwich are believed to be closing in on the capture of Argentine ­international midfielder Lucas Biglia, 25.

Full story: Daily Mirror

OTHER GOSSIP

Liverpool striker Luis Suarez insists he has a nice side despite admitting he gets angry on the pitch.

Full story: Guardian

Meanwhile, Suarez is believed to be using Manchester City frontman Carlos Tevez as an unlikely role model to rebuild his own reputation.

Full story: Daily Star

Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel believes the Premier League title race will be the toughest ever this season - but insists the Blues can clinch the crown.

Full story: talkSPORT

Blackburn are poised to agree a loan deal for Sunderland striker Connor Wickham, 19.

Full story: Daily Mail

AND FINALLY

AIK Stockholm fans took their "12th man" role to the extreme when they travelled to the hotel of their club's Europa League opponents, CSKA Moscow, and set off fireworks in the middle of the night.

Full story: Metro