Barcelona have offered Manchester City and Chelsea the chance to sign striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic for about £40m.

QPR are hoping to sign defender Craig Dawson from promoted Rochdale.

Arsenal midfielder Cesc Fabregas has told friends and family that he hopes to rejoin boyhood club Barcelona before this summer's World Cup.

Tranmere physio turned manager Les Parry is hoping to celebrate League One survival by signing a long-term contract - and snaring West Brom's Joss Labadie on a free transfer.

Former Accrington midfielder Rommy Boco, who has been released by Burton, is a target of Blue Square Premier side Barrow.

Everton boss David Moyes wants to sign Manchester City's Craig Bellamy from under the nose of Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp but a deal would cost about £7m.

Everton are set to sign Jermaine Beckford, with Leeds chairman Ken Bates resigned to losing the striker on a free transfer.

Stoke manager Tony Pulis is hoping to take advantage of the managerial uncertainty at West Ham by lodging a £5m bid for midfielder Mark Noble.

Manchester City will attempt an audacious raid on Aston Villa as they look to sign striker Gabriel Agbonlahor and midfielder Ashley Young.