TRANSFER RUMOURS - Tuesday, June 12: Sessegnon speculation, Newcastle Anita, Fellaini, Man Utd Baines, Liverpool Kalou, Foster, Arshavin.

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Sunderland manager Martin O’Neill is determined to keep Stephane Sessegnon at the club, despite speculation surrounding the future of the 26-year-old Benin forward – the Independent

Newcastle have been told to double their £4m bid for Ajax midfielder Vurnon Anita, or forget trying to sign the 23-year-old – the Sun

New Norwich manager Chris Hughton will pursue European targets in an effort to bolster his squad, according to City chairman Alan Bowkett – Eastern Daily Press

Manchester United are to step up their chase for Everton left-back Leighton Baines. The 27-year-old, who has attracted interest from Italian side Napoli, is vauled at £20m by his club but United will try to negotiate a price closer to £15m – Manchester Evening News

Zenit St Petersburg have opened informal talks with Arsenal over re-signing Andrey Arshavin, 31, as the midfield dynamo impresses at Euro 2012 – Metro

Paris Saint-Germain have made a move for Tottenham playmaker Luka Modric, offering Spurs £30m for the 26-year-old Croatian playmaker – Daily Mirror

Big-haired Everton midfielder Marouane Fellaini, 24, could be on his way out of Goodison Park after admitting: “I want to play in the Champions League or in the Europa League. Last season we finished seventh with Everton, and we were not able to qualify for Europe, which was a shame.” – Daily Express

Liverpool are prepared to fight off interest from Bundesliga side Schalke for free agent Salomon Kalou, 26, who left Chelsea at the end of the season – Metro

Tottenham and QPR are in the hunt for Birmingham goalkeeper Ben Foster, but the 31-year-old is already the subject of a £3m bid from West Brom, with whom he was on loan in the last campaign – Daily Mirror

Schalke boss Huub Stevens has confirmed his interest in Tottenham playmaker Rafael van der Vaart. Stevens coached the 29-year-old Dutch player when they were both at Hamburg – Daily Mirror

Alberto Aquilani is set to leave Liverpool for AC Milan with the Reds losing £17m on the 27-year-old midfielder – the Sun

Yesterday’s transfer rumours