Four Sunderland players linked with Stadium exit

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SUNDERLAND make the transfer headlines today, along with Liverpool, Everton and Manchester United.

The Black Cats are reported in the Daily Mail to be in danger of losing four players this summer.

The newspaper reports that four first-team players – midfielders Jack Colback, 24, Craig Gardner, 27, and Sebastian Larsson, 28, along with defender Phil Bardsley, 28 – are all involved in contract disputes going into the final weeks of the season.

Other transfer stories today:

AC Milan have entered the race to sign Levante goalkeeper Keylor Navas - the 27-year-old is a target for Liverpool and Everton. Full story: Talksport

Stoke City are a step closer to signing Croatia striker Ivica Olic on a free transfer. The 34-year-old says a move to the Premier League would be his top choice when he leaves German club Wolfsburg in the summer. Full story: Daily Mail

Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez, 25, seems likely to leave the club in the summer after claiming that lengthy spells on the bench for the struggling Premier League champions show they “don’t take me much into account”. Full story: Daily Mirror

Former Chelsea playmaker Kevin De Bruyne, 22, who joined Wolfsburg in the January transfer window, says Jose Mourinho blocked a potential transfer to Borussia Dortmund when a move by the Blues for striker Robert Lewandowski, 25, fell through. Full story: Inside Futbol

Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert is keen to sign Senegal striker Moussa Konate. The 20-year-old is currently on loan at Italian side Genoa from Russian club FC Krasnodar, but has been scouted three times by Villa. Full story: Talksport