Top five transfer rumours: United keen on Eto'o, Arsenal covet Richards, Spurs swoop for Bulgarian

Cameroon striker Samuel Eto'o still has a few years left at the very top.
Cameroon striker Samuel Eto'o still has a few years left at the very top. Photo: PA

Monday's transfer rumours stirred up the nation with high-profile switches mooted and Tuesday is no different with big guns United, Arsenal and Spurs linked again:

New Manchester United boss David Moyes believes that former Barcelona striker Samuel Eto'o can help fill Wayne Rooney's boots with the England striker still keen on a move away from Old Trafford. Russian side Anzhi Makhachkala are looking to offload huge earner Eto'o with the 32-year-old's agent in talks with United this week. (Metro)

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is having to withstand a barrage of criticism from the press and his own fans after another summer without big signings and an embarrassing defeat to Aston Villa on the opening day. Micah Richards is the latest name linked with a move to the Emirates after seeing his Manchester City chances dwindle. (Daily Mirror)

Tottenham have kept the tabloids in clover for decades and now the Internet gossip lovers with more players linked to White Hart Lane every year than any other club in world football. After being linked with Radamel Falcao yesterday, they are going younger and cheaper today with a move for Bulgarian international Todor Nedelev. The 20-year-old is shining at Botev Plovdiv with the Bulgarian side demanding nearly €6m. (101 Goals)

Stoke are a tad light on attacking options as evidenced by their opening blank against Liverpool. New boss Mark Hughes is keen to remedy that with a move for 26-year-old Rennes striker Mevlut Erdinc, the Turkish international available for £5m. (Daily Mail)

Crystal Palace are desperate to bolster their squad for their Premier League return, despite a fine effort in the 1-0 opening loss to Spurs on Sunday. Manager Ian Holloway is set to bring in former Manchester City midfielder Abdisalam Ibrahim and will go back with a better offer for £3million-rated Ipswich defender Aaron Cresswell. (Daily Mail)