Paper Talk - 28 January 2013

Didier Drogba: Linked with Chelsea return

Paper Talk: Blues want their Drog back

Chelsea plan to re-sign Didier Drogba and also want Jack Butland, QPR hope to loan Rolando, while Sunderland hope to bring in Paul Scharner.

The Sun
  • Chelsea have made a sensational bid to try and re-sign Didier Drogba.
  • Oldham boss Paul Dickov could still get the sack today despite knocking Liverpool out of the FA Cup.
  • Mario Balotelli will quit Manchester City today for AC Milan with a £17m move expected to be confirmed.
  • Owner Tony Fernandes has rocked QPR by insisting he will quit if he cannot fix their position.
  • Fabricio Coloccini could face the wrath of Newcastle boss Alan Pardew after claiming a move to San Lorenzo in Argentina was "momentarily suspended".
  • QPR's Anton Ferdinand has been given permission to talk to Bursaspor over a loan move.
  • Reading have joined the chase for Tom Ince by making an £8m bid for the Blackpool midfielder.
  • Danny Wilson has admitted he is desperate to keep Nick Blackman at Sheffield United.
  • Inter Milan chief Massimo Moratti says Philippe Coutinho's £8.5m move to Liverpool is a "great opportunity".
  • Leeds are lining up a move for Bradford's Captial One Cup hero Nahki Wells.
  • Reading have joined the Premier league clubs chasing Brighton midfielder Liam Bridcutt.
  • Fulham and Norwich are set for a £3m battle to sign QPR's Jamie Mackie.
  • Wigan striker Mauro Boselli has joined Palermo on loan for the rest of the season.
Daily Mirror
  • Oldham's Paul Dickov is facing the axe just hours after Oldham's victory over Liverpool in the FA Cup.
  • West Brom's Peter Odemwingie will not be put off a move to QPR after he slapped in a transfer request on Friday.
  • Chelsea are making a surprise deadline bid to grab Birmingham keeper Jack Butland.
  • Blackpool want Lee Clark as their new manager but Birmingham won't let him go.
  • Former Wigan midfielder Paul Scharner could be on his way to Sunderland on loan.
  • Fulham and Norwich are preparing rival £3m bids for QPR striker Jamie Mackie.
  • Hull City's bid for QPR's DJ Campbell is stalling as the striker wants a long-term deal.
  • Crystal Palace are chasing Wolves striker Sylvan Ebanks-Blake.
  • Aston Villa are shipping out flops Alan Hutton and Stephen Warnock to Real Mallorca and West Ham.
Daily Mail
  • Oldham boss Paul Dickov has been warned he could be sacked in the next 24 hours.
  • Southampton will switch to Hoffenheim midfielder Roberto Firmino after failing to land Philippe Coutinho from Inter Milan.
  • Norwich are preparing an improved offer of £7million for Celtic striker Gary Hooper - Celtic say they want £8m.
  • West Ham have agreed a £500,000 loan fee for Wolfsburg defender Emanuel Pogatetz.
  • Blackpool will reject a £6.5m offer for Tom Ince from Reading.
  • Crystal Palace want Dundee United winger Johnny Russell.
  • AC Milan are to persist in their bid to sign Mario Balotelli this week.
  • Bolton have had a bid for Hamilton defender Gary Fraser accepted.
  • QPR are continuing talks over Porto defender Rolando, who is interested in a loan move. Porto would prefer a £7m deal.
  • QPR defender Anton Ferdinand is talking to Turkish side Bursaspor over a loan move.
  • Newcastle's £8m bid for St Etienne striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been rejected.
Daily Express
  • Oldham's Paul Dickov has been warned he could be sacked in the next 24 hours despite knocking Liverpool out of the FA Cup.
Daily Telegraph
  • Paul Dickov's reward for Oldham beating Liverpool in the FA Cup is likely to be the sack today.
  • Reading are considering an £8m bid for Blackpool's Tom Ince after failing to agree terms with Arsenal's Andrei Arshavin.
  • Kieron Dyer is expected to sign for Middlesbrough tomorrow.
  • Galatasaray have made a bid for former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba.
Daily Star
  • Oldham boss Paul Dickov's reward for kicking Liverpool out of the FA Cup will be the sack.
  • Didier Drogba is closing in on a return to European football after it was confirmed that Galatasaray had made a bid for the striker.
The Times
  • Paul Dickov is facing the sack from Oldham today.



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