Football transfer rumours – Wednesday, August 15

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THE latest football transfer rumours on Wednesday, August 15, involve Newcastle United, Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool, Everton, Manchester City, Chelsea and West Ham, amongst others.

Inter Milan have joined Liverpool and Chelsea in the race for Arsenal winger Theo Walcott – Full Story: Daily Star

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has beaten neighbours City to the signature of 18-year-old Chilean striker Angelo Henriquez – Full story: Daily Mirror

Everton are ready to compete a shock £5.3m deal for Olympiakos’s Kevin Mirallas – Full story: Daily Mail

Liverpool will make a move for Swansea’s Ashley Williams if Daniel Agger makes a switch to Manchester City – Full story: Daily Mirror

Vurnon Anita wants a face-to-face meeting with Newcastle manager Alan Pardew before deciding to quit Ajax for the Magpies – Full story: Shields Gazette

Arsenal are set to allow Robin van Persie to join Manchester United in a £22m deal – Full story: The Sun

Barcelona vice-president Josep Maria Bartomeu flew to London on Tuesday to try to agree a £15m deal for 24-year-old Arsenal midfielder Alex Song – Full story: The Independent

Blackburn have enquired about the availability of Arsenal striker Marouane Chamakh on a six-month loan deal – Full story: Lancashire Telegraph

Real Madrid have made a final £25m offer for Tottenham midfielder Luka Modric, and have told the north London side they will not return with a bigger offer if it is rejected – Full story: Daily Star

The La Liga giants have turned to Fulham midfielder Moussa Dembele as an alternative target, and he says his agent has been contacted by them – Full story: Guardian

Bolton striker David Ngog, 23, is a reported target for Fulham – Full story: Bolton News

Croatia coach Igor Stimac is annoyed with Tottenham for not playing Luka Modric ahead of his possible transfer to Real. Stimac wants Modric to play in Croatia’s friendly against Switzerland but is worried he may be lacking match fitness – Full story: Evening Standard

Chelsea and Manchester City are on alert after Porto striker Hulk admitted he is ready to leave the Portuguese club – Full story: Talksport

Manchester City are considering adding more English talent to their ranks after recruiting Jack Rodwell, with Scott Sinclair, Jack Butland and Nathan Redmond being monitored by the Premier League champions – Full story: Daily Mail

Lyon chairman Jean-Michel Aulas says he has rejected a bid from Spurs for 25-year-old France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris – Full story: The Sun

Liverpool have sent managing director Ian Ayre to Spain to secure deals for Barcelona winger Cristian Tello and Real Madrid midfielder Nuri Sahin – Full story: Metro

Blues boss David Moyes is also interested in bringing Blackpool winger Matt Phillips to Goodison Park – Full story: Liverpool Echo

Wolves manager Stale Solbakken says he has agreed to let midfielder Nenad Milijas find a new team – Full story: Birmingham Mail

West Ham co-owner David Sullivan admits the club were prepared to risk their financial security by signing Andy Carroll from Liverpool – Full story: Daily Mirror