Football transfer rumours – Tuesday, August 14

THE latest football transfer rumours on Tuesday, August 14, involve Manchester United, Sunderland, Aston Villa, Arsenal, Liverpool, Inter Milan and Real Madrid, amongst others.

Aston Villa could sell full-back Stephen Warnock after manager Paul Lambert decided to overlook him for the friendly against Werder Bremen. However, the club are yet to receive any enquiries for the 30-year-old, who is reported target for Sunderland – Full story: Birmingham Mail

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has spoken directly to his Arsenal counterpart Arsene Wenger to try and ensure a new £20m bid for striker Robin van Persie, 29, is a success – Full story: Daily Mail

Liverpool will look to replace centre-back Daniel Agger with Swansea’s Ashley Williams, 27, if they sell the Dane to Manchester City – Full story: Daily Mirror

Inter Milan have joined Chelsea and Liverpool in expressing an interest in signing Arsenal winger Theo Walcott. The 23-year-old is out of contract next summer – Full story: Daily Star

Real Madrid midfielder Nuri Sahin will decide on his future this week after Arsenal and Liverpool are two of a number of clubs to make loan offers for the 23-year-old – Full story: Metro