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Crystal Palace

  • Mile Jedinak move to Aston Villa has reportedly been held up by visa paperwork but is expected to go through in the next 24 hours. (4.9)
  • Reports today claim that Crystal Palace have submitted a renewed bid for Christian Benteke, but they are yet to meet Liverpool’s valuation. (4.7)
  • West Ham United’s Andy Carroll is seen as an alternative to Benteke if the Reds refuse to back down on their £30 million-plus valuation. (3.0)


  • All the talk at Whispers HQ has been of Joe Hart's possible move to Goodison (3.8) – and with Claudio Bravo set to move to the Etihad this one could have legs.
  • The Toffees have secured the signing of Yannick Bolasie from Crystal Palace, but could it be a case of one in and one out at Goodison Park, as Chelsea continue to pursue Romelu Lukaku? (4.0)
  • Everton could replace Lukaku with Southampton striker Charlie Austin, who only joined the Saints in January. (3.9)

Hull City

  • WBA veteran striker Rickie Lambert has emerged as a Tigers' target today. (4.0)
  • Crystal Palace defender Adrian Mariappa has emerged as a target to bulk up threadbare City. (2.7)
  • Meanwhile, caretaker boss Mike Phelan could oversee a move for Tottenham Hotspur’s DeAndre Yedlin (1.5), but Sunderland (1.2) are also chasing the American.

Leicester City

  • Jeffrey Schlupp is on the verge of completing a move to West Bromwich Albion. (4.9)
  • Arsenal have not given up hope of signing Riyad Mahrez, but Leicester City do not want to sell the Algerian. (4.0)
  • Gabriel “Gabigol” Barbosa is wanted at the King Power Stadium, but this Whisper has plateaued (4.0) amid rival interest from Atlético Madrid (3.0) in the 19-year-old Santos striker.


  • Crystal Palace have made a renewed bid – £23 million, plus £7 million in add-ons – for Christian Benteke. (4.7)
  • Real Madrid's starlet Martin Odegaard is apparently on Jürgen Klopp’s wish-list. (2.3)
  • And Liverpool could be eying a double swoop of the European champions, with full-back Fabio Coentrao also a target (2.3) should they fail to land Jonas Hector. (2.1)

Manchester City

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