Update – Football transfer rumours – Tuesday, September 4

TRANSFER rumours in the football world continue and on Tuesday, September 4, they involve Manchester City’s interest in Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo, Arsenal, Manchester United, Sunderland, West Ham United, Liverpool and West Brom.

West Ham want to sign former Sunderland centre-back John Mensah, 29, on a free transfer following French side Lyon’s decision not to renew his contract – Full story: Daily Star

Manchester City are preparing a bid to sign former Manchester United winger Cristiano Ronaldo, 27, from Real Madrid for £95m – Full story: Daily Star

Manchester United are lining up a move for 23-year-old Brazil and Internacional striker Leandro Damiao, who Tottenham missed out on signing this summe – Full story: Daily Mail

Manchester City centre-back Kolo Toure could be on his way to Turkish side Galatasaray with the two clubs in talks over a deal for the 31-year-old – Full story: The Sun

Arsenal sent scouts to watch Manchester United target Liam Moore in action for Leicester last weekend. The versatile 19-year-old, who is comfortable at centre-back, right-back or in midfield, has impressed in the Championship this season – Full story: Metro

Liverpool do not intend to sign former player Michael Owen despite the current dearth of strikers at the club, and the 32-year-old is instead expected to sign a two-year, £1.5m-per-season contract with Stoke – Full story: Daily Mail

West Brom striker Peter Odemwingie, 31, has admitted he thought about leaving the Hawthorns in the summer – Full story: Birmingham Mail