Top five transfer rumours - Rooney willing to go to Arsenal, Spurs and Liverpool battle for striker

Jackson Martinez could be heading to north London. Photo: PA

Despite failing to bring anyone of note in, David Moyes is looking set to lose some stars.

Wayne Rooney has a back up plan if his move to Chelsea doesn't eventually go through - the England striker is so keen to leave Old Trafford he is willing to join smoking transfer jokers Arsenal (Daily Mail)

Spurs and Liverpool seem to be permanently chasing the same players, with the newest man lined up by the two sides being Porto striker Jackson Martinez (Daily Express)

Another man on Brendan Rodgers' radar is Palermo's £10million rated midfielder Josip Illicic (Daily Express)

Manchester United's attempt to get indifferent winger and Michael Jackson wannabe Nani has seen them let the Portuguese winger open talks with big spenders Monaco (Times)

As West Ham try to find someone worthy enough of partnering Andy Carroll, they have gone all the way across London to make a bid for QPR striker Loic Remy (Daily Star)