Football transfer gossip (July 21): Sunderland, Everton, Blackpool

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Sir Alex Ferguson is considering an £8m bid for Everton defender Leighton Baines, after the Manchester United boss confirmed plans to bring in a new left-back this summer.

Full story: Metro

Manchester United must “pay a little more” to land Lucas Moura, as Sao Paulo confirm they have rejected a £29m offer for the 19-year-old midfielder.

Full story: Daily Mail

Luka Modric missed Tottenham’s final training session ahead of their tour of the United States amid continued speculation linking the 26-year-old midfielder with Real Madrid.

Full story: Guardian

Galatasaray have revealed they are in talks with Manchester United striker Dimitar Berbatov, 31.

Full story: Metro

Former Leeds and Liverpool man Harry Kewell, 33, has issued a ‘come and get me’ plea to English clubs after quitting Melbourne Victory.

Full story: talkSPORT

Inter Milan star Wesley Sneijder, 28, has turned down clubs in England, Russia and Turkey to stay with the Serie A giants.

Full story: talkSPORT

Fulham and West Ham are rivalling Newcastle in the chase for FC Twente’s Brazilian defender Douglas, 24, and all three have submitted bids.

Full story: The Sun

Wigan have made a £3m offer for Real Mallorca defender Ivan Ramis but will have to increase their bid for the Spaniard, 27, to £4.25m.

Full story: The Sun

Out-of-favour Manchester City forward Roque Santa Cruz, 30, wants to remain in the north west as he seeks new club.

Full story: Daily Mail

Newly-promoted Southampton will make another offer for PSV’S Netherlands international striker Jeremain Lens, 24, after failing with a £5m bid.

Full story: The Sun

West Brom have rejected a £4m bid for striker Peter Odemwingie, 31, from Qatari side Al-Gharafa.

Full story: talkSPORT

Norwich City have made an increased offer for Leeds captain Robert Snodgrass, 24, as they look to reunite the midfielder with Bradley Johnson and Jonny Howson.

Full story: Daily Mirror

Rangers manager Ally McCoist will step up efforts to sign targets like Craig Beattie, Ian Black and Fran Sandaza before a 12-month signing ban comes into place.

Full story: The Sun

Rangers have opened talks with Dean Shiels, who has rejected a new deal with Kilmarnock, while fellow midfielder Steve Jennings is also a target after the Englishman’s exit from Motherwell.

Full story: Daily Express

Celtic midfielder Ki Sung-Yueng admits he would be interested in a move to English football following the decision to deny the new Rangers a place in the Scottish Premier League but says he is focusing on South Korea’s Olympic campaign.

Full story: Daily Telegraph

Scotland winger Matt Phillips is wanted by Sunderland, Everton, Aston Villa, Reading and Swansea City, but Blackpool plan to hold on to the 21-year-old.

Full story: Daily Record

Kilmarnock have secured former Livingston striker Rory Boulding on a three-year contract.

Full story: The Sun

Former Dundee United defender Mihael Kovacevic, who has left Zadar, and right-back Jon Bateson, released by Macclesfield, are expected to sign one-year contracts with Ross County today.

Full story: The Sun

Pontus Jansson shows his frustration after missing a late chance against Reading on Saturday.

'I've been s***.' Leeds United defender Jansson hits out at his form