Thursday's gossip column - transfers and rumours


Belgium midfielder Marouane Fellaini, 24, says he wants to stay at Everton - provided they qualify for the Champions League.
Everton's Marouane Fellaini
Arsenal, Manchester United and Chelsea are reported to be interested in Fellaini
Atletico Madrid are yet to make a move for Napoli's 25-year-old striker Edinson Cavani, according to the player's agent.
Manchester United are ready to move for 22-year-old Kevin Strootman - and PSV are already planning for the departure of the £14m-rated midfielder.
Manchester City are prepared to spend £7m to sign 16-year-old attacking midfielder Alen Halilovic, regarded as the best in the world of his age, from Croatian side Dinamo Zagreb.
Liverpool and Arsenal have been put on alert after 20-year-old South Korean striker Heung-Min Son revealed he is likely to leave Hamburg.


Former Chelsea striker Tony Cascarino believes new manager Rafael Benitez will help Chelsea turn their defensive problems around.
Ex-Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola, currently on a year-long sabbatical from football, will not make a decision on his future before 2013 at the earliest, his agent has claimed.
Former Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon believes manager Jose Mourinho will leave the Spanish champions at the end of the season.


A stadium announcer in Belgium helped his side save a penalty during a fifth division match by telling the goalkeeper which direction to dive.