Transfer rumours: Man United to make shock move for Liverpool legend Alonso, Roma keen on Torres

Would Alonso move to Liverpool's bitter rivals? Photo: PA

Reports in Italy suggest Man United will make a shock move for ex-Liverpool midfielder Xabi Alonso (Express)

Steve Bruce is considering a bid money move for Blackburn's Jordan Rhodes after Robert Snodgrass was ruled out for at least six months (Mail)

Alvaro Negredo could be left out of Man City's Champions League squad because manager Manuel Pellegrini must trim the number of foreign players in his squad to meet UEFA regualtions(Manchester Evening News)

Roma are keen on reuniting Ashley Cole with Fernando Torres in a deal which would also see 23 year-old Mattio Destro moving to Stamford Bridge (Times)

And finally, Bayern Munich president Franz Beckenbauer admits he would like to see World Cup winner Sami Khedira join the German champions (Bild)