Summary: Who, where, when and why – all you need to know when the football transfer window is open. Sam Matterface and the crew are all over the latest transfer rumours. This podcast is the highlights - listen to the full show live on talkSPORT and talkSPORT.co.uk – for men who love to talk sport.
The Times' football editor Tony Evans understands Liverpool will look to cash in on Luis Suarez to raise funds and sign a number of quality players, but believes the club are becoming increasingly less attractive to prospective signings due to their slipping league status. Evans says Everton have come to terms with Marouane Fellaini's exit after the Belgian rose to the fore in recent seasons, but adds that the money generated from his transfer can be used to strengthen the squad. read more
Football Agent Seb Ewen joined Nat Coombs in the studio to discuss the logistics behind football trsnfers and give his view on the high profile transfer rumours. Ewen says Barcelona playmaker Cesc Fabregas will definitely stay at the Catalan club following reports Manchester United and former club Arsenal are keen to sign the Spain international. read more
Former Chelsea striker Tommy Langley believes Napoli forward Edinson Cavani will be a perfect fit for the lead striker's role at Stamford Bridge despite Fernando Torres' improved recent form. He also highlights how important John Terry still is within the club due to his leadership abilities, following news he could move to Monaco after finding himself short of first-team opportunities under former Blues boss Rafael Benitez. read more
The South American football expert looks at all the latest transfer news from the continent. Vickery tells us what we can expect from Manchester United's new Uruguayan right-back Guillermo Varela. He talks about the future of Leandro Damiao who has long been linked with Tottenham, but he has now been ruled out of the Confederations Cup, which could affect the player's transfer fee. And he gives us his opinion on Chelsea target Bernard who made a late cameo appearance for Brazil against England.
Sunday Mirror football writer Simon Mullock believes Sir Alex Ferguson may have got his wires crossed when he revealed Wayne Rooney had submitted a transfer request t move away from Old Trafford. The north-west correspondent says sources have indicated no such request has come from the England striker, and that it is now up to new manager David Moyes to decide Rooney's future at the club. read more
talkSPORT's man in Spain discusses all the latest transfer news coming from La Liga. He looks at rumours that Cesc Fabregas could return to the Premier League with several clubs chasing his signature and feels he could be forced out as Barcelona look to rejuvenate their squad. Breen-Turner also believes that Gonzalo Higuain would fit in well at Arsenal as they chase the Argentine who may be set to leave the Bernabeu.
The Italian football expert brings talkSPORT all the latest news from Serie A. He reveals all the latest information surrounding Edinson Cavani who is interesting Chelsea and Manchester City. He also reveals that Argentina striker Carlos Tevez could be on his way to Italy with Juventus as Antonio Conte as he looks to build on last season's title victory. And he reckons that the Old Lady will also attempt to sign Stevan Jovetic who is attracting several Premier League clubs.
European football writer James Horncastle assesses Liverpool transfer target, Udinese striker Luis Muriel, who the Reds are reportedly lining up as Luis Suarez's replacement. Suarez has highlighted his wish to leave the club while on international duty with Uruguay and the club are said to be looking at 22-year-old Columbian international, Muriel, who has enjoyed a successful season in Serie A, scoring 11 goals in 22 appearances. read more
Evening Standard's Tottenham reporter Tom Collomosse discusses all the latest reports surrounding star man Gareth Bale. Collomosse says the Welsh winger is one of the most coveted players in world football but believes Spurs will manage to keep hold of their talisman, unless they receive an astronomical transfer offer. Though he admits Bale will probably leave the club next summer for a large sum, with Spurs desperate to raise funds for the construction of the redevelopment of White Hart Lane. read more
The Daily Mirror's North West reporter David Anderson gives us the lowdown on all the transfer reports from Manchester. He said Man City's pursuit of Napoli striker Edinson Cavani has been dealt a blow by Chelsea's interest, as well as the forward admitted he has always dreamed of playing for Real Madrid and Barcelona. read more
The French football expert looks at the latest transfer rumours coming out of Ligue Un. He discusses Radamel Falcao's move to Monaco and believes the team's current spending spree is unlike anything ever seen in football. He then goes on to talk about fellow mega-rich French side Paris Saint-Germain and their interest in bringing in Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney.
The Spanish football expert discusses all the latest transfer news from La Liga. As Jose Mourinho prepares to leave Real Madrid and join Chelsea, Hunter looks at which players could follow him to Stamford Bridge. He looks at the chances of Gareth Bale joining the Spanish giants this summer and believes that Luis Suarez has betray Brendan Rodgers and his Liverpool team-mates.
The South American football expert discusses all the latest news emanating from the continent. He looks at specualtion surrounding Luis Suarez's Liverpool future as he postures for a move away from the Premier League sid and he looks at the chances of them replacing him with Udinese star Luis Muriel. Vickery also gives his view on the chances of Tottenham Hotspur finally securing the signature of Leandro Damiao from Internacional.
talkSPORT's Warren Haughton says that Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is ready to spend up to £80m in the transfer market. The Gunners are keen to sign Fiorentina striker Stefan Jovetic and would need to pay him around £120,000 a week. Wenger may have a battle on his hands to land Jovetic as the player is not keen to leave Fiorentina or Italy. FC Twente's defender Douglas is another player who could make a move to England. The Brazilian is keen on playing in the Premier League and has been attracting the interest of West Ham for over a year.
talkSPORT's man in Spain, Paul Breen-Turner, expects Real Madrid to spend big this summer and predicts they could move for Liverpool striker Luis Suarez and Tottenham's Gareth Bale. The Bernabeu club were keen to sign Sergio Aguero from Manchester City, but the Argentine striker has signed a one year contract extension at the Etihad Stadium. read more