Rumours: Spurs bid for Belgium goal hero

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19-year-old Divock Origi scored the winner for Belgium against Russia. Photo: PA

After his goal against Russia secured Belgium's path to the World Cup's knockout stages, Tottenham have stepped up their pursuit of Divock Origi. Spurs are hoping a £5m bid will be enough to prise the 19-year-old striker from Lille. (Mail)New Southampton manager Ronald Koeman had bid £8m for the Graziano Pelle, who scored 50 goals in two seasons under the Dutchman at Feyenoord. (Mirror)

The Premier League's other new Dutch manager at Manchester United has reportedly bid £6m for Holland's defensive midfield stalwart Nigel de Jong. (Tuttosport)Man Utd are Chelsea are tussling for the services of Porto's young centre-back Eliaquim Mangala, after Barcelona pulled out of the hunt. (Daily Star)

Arsenal have agreed to let Carlos Vela stay with present club Real Sociedad for an £8.8m fee, rising by a further £4 million dependent on the number of appearances he makes and the club’s success. (The Times - subscription only)

The pack of clubs chasing Ivorian right-back Serge Aurier has been swelled by the addition of QPR, despite recent claims the Toulouse player was close to agreeing terms with Arsenal. (Mail)