Tottenham boss AVB concedes deal for Man City's Adebayor unlikely | Transfers | Tribal Football

Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas admits a deal for Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor appears off.

Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas admits a deal for Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor appears off.

Villas-Boas confirmed that Spurs were now “looking at different options” after a deal to sign Adebayor from Manchester City for around £5 million stalled over the striker’s wage demands.

“Obviously there was an interest in Ade but we have a need first for Jermain [Defoe] to get back from his personal tragedy [the death of his cousin] for the team to have further options in the striker position.”

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West Ham ponder shock return for Man City striker Tevez | Transfers | Tribal Football

West Ham United are planning a shock move to bring Carlos Tevez back from Manchester City.

West Ham United are planning a shock move to bring Carlos Tevez back from Manchester City.

The Daily Express says Tevez has been linked to a move away from Manchester City in a bid to pave the way for Robin Van Persie.

And now it seems West Ham are preparing to see if they can recapture their former star on loan.

West Ham would have to stump up a huge fee if they are to bag him with Manchester City asking for £25million for Tevez.

Barcelona, Man City sweat on Agger's Liverpool selection tonight | Transfers | Tribal Football

Barcelona and Manchester City will be monitoring Liverpool’s team selection tonight in their Europa League clash with FC Gomel.

Barcelona and Manchester City will be monitoring Liverpool‘s team selection tonight in their Europa League clash with FC Gomel.

Liverpool defender Dan Agger is top target for both clubs and Reds manager Brendan Rodgers is expected to leave him out of the game.

Should Agger play, it will mean him being Cup-tied from Europe and may end the interest of City and Barca.

Fulham signing Moussa Dembele likened to Arsenal legend Henry | Transfers | Tribal Football

Fulham are convinced they’ve pulled off a transfer coup in Moussa Dembele.The Cottagers are coughing up just £200,000 for the teenager from PSG.

Fulham are convinced they’ve pulled off a transfer coup in Moussa Dembele.

The Cottagers are coughing up just £200,000 for the teenager from PSG.

Dembele has been likened to Arsenal legend Thierry Henry, but found himself a victim of PSG‘s new ‘buy big’ transfer policy.

Fulham academy chief Huw Jennings admits they feel they’ve unearthed a real gem in the French striker.

Mourinho warns Real Madrid: It MUST be Tottenham's Modric | Transfers | Tribal Football

Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho refuses to give up on Tottenham midfielder Luka Modric.

Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho refuses to give up on Tottenham midfielder Luka Modric.

Modric risks being priced out of a dream move to Real by Spurs chairman Daniel Levy, who is insisting on a cash price of £40 million.

Real’s last offer was for £25 million plus £5 million in bonuses, which falls well short of Levy’s valuation.

Marca says despite being offered the likes of Wesley Sneijder (Inter Milan) and Axel Witsel (Benfica), Mourinho has made it clear Modric is the signing he wants this summer.

Sunderland, Newcastle eyeing free agent Scharner | Transfers | Tribal Football

Released West Bromwich Albion defensive utility Paul Scharner is mulling over a hatful of offers.The Austrian has proposals to stay in the Premier League this season.

Released West Bromwich Albion defensive utility Paul Scharner is mulling over a hatful of offers.

The Austrian has proposals to stay in the Premier League this season.

His representatives have confirmed “four offers are from the English Premier League, two from the German Bundesliga”.

BILD says Sunderland and Newcastle United are among clubs in contact.

Werder Bremen chief Allofs: Deal verbally agreed for Chelsea's De Bruyne | Transfers | Tribal Football

Werder Bremen chief Klaus Allofs says they’re finalising talks for Chelsea winger Kevin de Bruyne.Werder hope to take him on-loan for the new season.

Werder Bremen chief Klaus Allofs says they’re finalising talks for Chelsea winger Kevin de Bruyne.

Werder hope to take him on-loan for the new season.

“In these conversations, we’re about to reach an agreement. Is there an agreement? Verbally. But it must also be confirmed in writing,” said Allofs.