TUESDAY PAPER TALK
1. Liverpool have moved to dispel suggestions that Steven Gerrard is close to signing a new two-year deal.
2. Toni Kroos has told Bayern Munich he is keen to join Manchester United in a £40m deal.
3. Nani looks certain to quit Manchester United at the end of the season.
4. Arsenal are reportedly chasing £17m-rated PSG midfielder Marco Verratti.
5. Christian Benteke will go home to Belgium for an operation on his ruptured Achilles.
6. Manager Nigel Pearson and up to 10 of his players are poised to be offered fresh contracts by Leicester after their promotion.
7. Arsenal and AC Milan are both tracking teenage Rubin Kazan striker Sardar Azmoun.
8. Edinson Cavani has hinted he could leave PSG - and challenged Chelsea to stump up the cash.
9. Manchester City defender Aleksandar Kolarov admitted he considered leaving the club last summer
10. Newcastle are set to ditch Hatem Ben Arfa, Sylvain Marveaux and Gabriel Obertain in the summer.
11. Wigan and Crystal Palace are eyeing Brondby striker Simon Makienok, who has netted eight goals in 17 league games this term.
12. Tottenham will sack Tim Sherwood in the summer and replace him with Louis van Gaal.
13. Manchester City have held talks with Sergio Aguero to underline their desire to keep him well beyond this summer.
14. Manchester United had scouts over the weekend watching Fiorentina's Juan Cuadrado.
15. Ryan Giggs is ready to drop a bombshell and cut his ties with Manchester United.
16. Spurs could turn to Southampton boss Mauricio Pocchetino in the summer to replace Tim Sherwood.
17. Alan Pardew has been told that his job is safe at Newcastle.