Transfers: Chelsea's £150m Spending, Gareth Bale to Barcelona?, Pato to PSG?

Bell MalleyAnalyst IIIDecember 30, 2011

Hulk is being sought out by many clubs but mainly Chelsea
Hulk is being sought out by many clubs but mainly ChelseaEuroFootball/Getty Images

Barclays Premier League Transfer Rumors

Tottenham are interested in Freiburg striker Papiss Cisse. The 26-year-old Senegal striker is worth around £14m.

Chelsea boss Andre Villas-Boas granted £150m for transfers. Hulk, Gregory van der Wiel and Joao Moutinho are top three for AVB. Also, Bolton manager Owen Coyle has also agreed a fee with Chelsea for center-back Gary Cahill.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed forward Thierry Henry will sign a two-month deal with Arsenal only if agreements can be worked out with his current club, New York Red Bulls. This is a smart move, as two of their forwards, Marouane Chamack and Gervinho, are leaving for the African Nations Cup.


Liga BBVA Transfer Rumors

Spanish giants Barcelona are set to offer £25m for Tottenham winger Gareth Bale.

Talks between Chelsea and Real Madrid still continue about a possible move for Argentinian forward Gonzalo Higuain, moving to Stamford Bridge.


Ligue 1 Transfer Rumors

Los Angeles midfielder and ex-England Captain David Beckham could sign a contract worth £12.5m to Paris St Germain.

With Antoine Kombouare sacked, PSG have named ex-Chelsea coach Carlo Ancelotti their new manager.

MILAN, ITALY - NOVEMBER 27:  Pato of AC Milan celebrates scoring the third goal during the Serie A match between AC Milan v AC Chievo Verona at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on November 27, 2011 in Milan, Italy.  (Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images)
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Milan forward Pato drops PSG a hint. With Pato not happy at Milan, he could be joining the French giants at the end of the season.


Seria A Transfer Rumors

Manchester United seem to be losing out to AC Milan in the war to acquire Fiorentina playmaker Riccardo Montolivo 

Andre Villas-Boas is in hot pursuit of winger Milos Krasic from Juventus. Since Anelka left to Chinese Club Shanghai Shenhua F.C., AVB is looking for a replacement.

Juventus wants to strengthen their defense. They are considering moves for Lille center-back Aurelien Chedjou and Hamburg defender Dennis Aogo.