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Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining... Rio Ferdinand is a target for seven clubs from around the world. QPR's £9m flop Esteban Granero has been thrown a lifeline by Real Betis . Jason Koumas is set to return to Tranmere after two years out of the game. Mark Schwarzer is no closer to signing a new contract at Fulham . Rene Meulensteen will have showdown talks over his Manchester United future following Sir Alex Ferguson's decision to retire Arsenal are ready to put to the test Manchester United's claim Wayne Rooney is not for sale. David Moyes has told Bill Kenwright - give my job to Phil Neville. Manchester City are closing in on a deal to sign Malaga and Spain winger Isco. Liverpool have tried to steal a march on the Manchester clubs by making a move for Lille left-back Lucas Digne. Dean Whitehead wants a new contract at S...
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