Top transfer rumours: Van Persie to rejoin Arsenal, Man City's Silva wanted by Barcelona

Could RvP be heading back to the Emirates? Photo: PA

Barcelona are looking to replace club legend Xavi, now 34, with Manchester City's David Silva and want to turn him into a centre midfielder (Mirror)

Robin van Persie wants to return to Arsenal at the end of the season after being left disillusioned by David Moyes' reign (Mail)

Sunderland's enforcer Lee Cattermole nearly joined Stoke on deadline day but Rafa Benitez's Napoli were also interested in the midfielder (Mirror)

Spurs will make a bid for Yevhan Konoplyanka in the summer after Liverpool were left frustrated in the last transfer window (Mail)

Aresnal are trying to send new loan signing Kim Kallstrom back to Spartak Moscow after the midfielder picked up an injury that will rule him out for six weeks (Sun)