Manchester United challenge Real Madrid in race for Tottenham’s Gareth Bale

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MANCHESTER United are ready to battle with real Madrid for Tottenham star Gareth Bale.

David Moyes is ready to enter the race to sign Spurs ace Bale, 24, who is still wanted by Real Madrid – Full story: The Independent

Barcelona will make a final offer for Chelsea defender David Luiz, 26, this week, amid reports he wants reassurances about his future from Blues boss Jose Mourinho – Full story: Daily Mirror

Chelsea are confident of signing striker Wayne Rooney, 27, from Manchester United but are weighing up a move for Anzhi Makhachkala forward Samuel Eto’o, 32, as a back up – Full story: Daily Express

Arsenal are closing in on the capture of Brazil midfielder Luiz Gustavo from Bayern Munich in a £14m deal – Full story: Daily Telegraph

West Brom hope to complete the signing of Udinese striker Matej Vydra, 21, on Monday and have also re-opened talks with Manchester City over a deal for Scott Sinclair, 24 – Full story: Birmingham Mail

However, Sunderland and West Ham could be set to sign Vydra, who spent last season on loan at Watford, scoring 20 goals – Full story: The Metro

The Black Cats are also interested in trying to sign 30-year-old Juventus forward Fabio Quagliarella, who has also been linked with Norwich – Full story: The Times (subscription required)

Liverpool are hopeful of completing the signing of Granada left-back Guilherme Siqueira, 27, for a fee believed to be around £6m – Full story: Liverpool Echo

Reds defender Daniel Agger, 28, would be interested in a move to Barcelona, according to his representatives – Full story: Daily Mail

Premier League newcomers Hull are set to sign Wolves striker Kevin Doyle for £3m if the 29-year-old takes a 50 per cent pay cut on his £40,000-a-week wages – Full story: Daily Mirror

Sheffield Wednesday have entered the race to sign 27-year-old striker Billy Sharp, who is a Sheffield United fan, from Southampton – Full story: Daily Express

QPR have had a bid accepted by Argentine club Estudiantes for 22-year-old striker Duvan Zapata – Full story: Daily Mirror