Transfer rumours Saturday July 21, 2012: Sunderland, Newcastle, Manchester United, Arsenal, Manchester City, Everton, Tottenham, Liverpool, Leeds, Fulham, Wigan, Southampton, West Brom, Norwich City, Rangers, Celtic

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Scotland winger Matt Phillips is wanted by Sunderland, Everton, Aston Villa, Reading and Swansea City, but Blackpool plan to hold on to the 21-year-old – Daily Record

Manchester United fear Arsenal striker Robin Van Persie, 28, will cost £30million as Fergie battles rivals Man City and Juventus for the star forward – Daily Mail

Arsenal’s hierarchy are prepared to play hardball and have told the Dutchman he cannot leave for less than £20million – Daily Mirror

Sir Alex Ferguson is considering an £8million bid for Everton defender Leighton Baines, after the Manchester United boss confirmed plans to bring in a new left-back this summer – Metro

Manchester United must “pay a little more” to land Lucas Moura, as Sao Paulo confirm they have rejected a £29million offer for the 19-year-old midfielder – Daily Mail

Luka Modric missed Tottenham’s final training session ahead of their tour of the United States amid continued speculation linking the 26-year-old midfielder with Real Madrid – Guardian

Berbatov made just five league starts last season Galatasaray have revealed they are in talks with Manchester United striker Dimitar Berbatov, 31 – Metro

Former Leeds and Liverpool man Harry Kewell, 33, has issued a ‘come and get me’ plea to English clubs after quitting Melbourne Victory – talkSPORT

Inter Milan star Wesley Sneijder, 28, has turned down clubs in England, Russia and Turkey to stay with the Serie A giants – talkSPORT

Fulham and West Ham are rivalling Newcastle in the chase for FC Twente’s Brazilian defender Douglas, 24, and all three have submitted bids – The Sun

Wigan have made a £3million offer for Real Mallorca defender Ivan Ramis but will have to increase their bid for the Spaniard, 27, to £4.25million – The Sun

Out-of-favour Manchester City forward Roque Santa Cruz, 30, wants to remain in the north west as he seeks new club – Daily Mail

Newly-promoted Southampton will make another offer for PSV’S Netherlands international striker Jeremain Lens, 24, after failing with a £5million bid – The Sun

West Brom have rejected a £4m bid for striker Peter Odemwingie, 31, from Qatari side Al-Gharafa – talkSPORT

Norwich City have made an increased offer for Leeds captain Robert Snodgrass, 24, as they look to reunite the midfielder with Bradley Johnson and Jonny Howson – Daily Mirror

Rangers manager Ally McCoist will step up efforts to sign targets like Craig Beattie, Ian Black and Fran Sandaza before a 12-month signing ban comes into place – The Sun

Rangers have opened talks with Dean Shiels, who has rejected a new deal with Kilmarnock, while fellow midfielder Steve Jennings is also a target after the Englishman’s exit from Motherwell – Daily Express

Celtic midfielder Ki Sung-Yueng admits he would be interested in a move to English football following the decision to deny the new Rangers a place in the Scottish Premier League but says he is focusing on South Korea’s Olympic campaign – Daily Telegraph

Kilmarnock have secured former Livingston striker Rory Boulding on a three-year contract – The Sun

Former Dundee United defender Mihael Kovacevic, who has left Zadar, and right-back Jon Bateson, released by Macclesfield, are expected to sign one-year contracts with Ross County today – The Sun