Football transfer gossip (February 25): Fulham, West Brom, Blackburn Rovers

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Juventus have joined the race to sign 28-year-old Arsenal striker Robin van Persie.

Full story: talkSPORT

Chelsea defender Ashley Cole, 31, could land a big-money move to Barcelona in the summer.

Full story: Daily Star

Liverpool and Newcastle are weighing up summer moves for Barcelona’s Seydou Keita, 32, with the Catalan giants ready to listen to offers for the Mali midfielder.

Full story: Metro

Russian side Anzhi Makhachkala will pay £9m up front for Blackburn defender Chris Samba, 27, with potentially another £2m in add-ons.

Full Story: Lancashire Telegraph

West Brom may return for Sunderland midfielder Craig Gardner in the summer. The Baggies failed last month with a bid to take the unsettled 25-year-old ex-Birmingham ace back to the Midlands on loan.

Full story: Daily Mirror

Defender Liam Ridgewell hopes West Brom sign loanee Ben Foster permanently this summer. The 28-year-old goalkeeper is currently on a season-long loan from Birmingham City.

Full story: Birmingham Mail

Fulham target Dieumerci Mbokani is wanted by Genoa. The Cottagers tried to land the 26-year-old Anderlecht striker in January as they searched for extra firepower up front but the Belgian club held firm.

Full story: talkSPORT

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