Paper Talk - 26 December 2012

David Villa: Linked with £12million move to Chelsea

Paper Talk: Blues eye Villa, R's want Ba

Chelsea are ready to make move for David Villa, but have told Frank Lampard and John Terry to leave, while QPR are set to pounce for Demba Ba.

The Sun
  • Frank Lampard has been told by Chelsea to find another club.
  • Rafa Benitez is planning a New Year swoop to bring David Villa to Chelsea and they will offer Barcelona £12million.
  • Yaya Toure says Manchester City retaining the Premier League title will be sweeter than their win in May.
  • Arsene Wenger says he will only sign a player for Arsenal next month if he is "exceptional".
Daily Express
  • Raheem Sterling has pledged his international future to England.
  • Yaya Toure wants to finish his career at Manchester City.
  • Chelsea are ready to beat Arsenal for out-of-favour Barcelona striker David Villa.
The Times
  • Raheem Sterling has pledged his allegiance to England despite attempts from the Jamaican Football Federation to convince him to play for his country of birth.
  • Harry Redknapp will struggle to offload Jose Bosingwa after he told the defender he will not play for QPR again.
  • Peter Odemwingie may call time on his Nigeria career after being sunbbed for the Africa Cup of Nations.
  • Tottenham hope Emmanuel Adebayor will not be persuaded to take part in the Africa Cup of Nations.
Daily Mail
  • Chelsea are set to join the race for Barcelona striker David Villa.
  • Mario Balotelli's brother appeared in an Italian court on Christmas Eve accused of assaulting two policemen.
  • Raheem Sterling has pledged his future to England ahead of Jamaica.
Daily Mirror
  • Raheem Sterling has dispelled any doubts about his international future by committing himself to England.
  • QPR will make the first move to trigger Demba Ba's £7m escape clause from Newcastle when the transfer window reopens.
  • Chelsea are ready to gazump Arsenal and Liverpool to snatch Barcelona's David Villa.
  • Harry Redknapp says "four or five" experienced campaigners can save QPR from the drop.
  • Arsene Wenger has hinted he will not spend big for Arsenal in January.
  • Leon Clarke has been told he has no future at Charlton, with Coventry set to pounce.
  • Wesley Sneijder has sparked a big January transfer scramble with Inter Milan ready to offload the midfielder.
  • Leeds striker Luchiano Beccio is a £3million target for Bolton.
  • David McGoldrick has sparked major interest after telling Coventry he won't extend his loan beyond January.
  • Leeds are set to sign Dexter Blackstock from Nottingham Forest for £700,000.
  • Roger Espinoza faces a race against time to link up with Wigan for a New Year debut.
  • Huddersfield are ready to make a new raid for Dundee United's Gary Mackay-Steven.
Daily Star
  • John Terry has been told he can leave Chelsea after being informed he won't be offered a new deal by the club.
  • Harry Redknapp is ready to put Jose Bosingwa on the transfer list after the veteran defender lost his trust.
  • Papiss Cisse insists he is ready to prove he is no one-season wonder in the Boxing Day clash with Manchester United.
  • Paul Lambert has warned Tottenham to expect an Aston Villa backlash today.
  • Jan Vertonghen is desperate to play at centre-half for Tottenham today - as he believes he's the man most capable of shutting out Belgian compatriot Christian Benteke.



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