Transfer rumours Wednesday August 15, 2012: Manchester United, Arsenal, Blackburn, Tottenham, Manchester City, Bolton, Chelsea, Liverpool, Everton, Blackpool, Wolves

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MANCHESTER United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has beaten neighbours City to the signature of Chilean striker Angelo Henriquez, 18 – Daily Mirror

Arsenal are set to allow Robin van Persie, 29, to join Manchester United in a £22million deal – The Sun

But other reports suggest Arsenal want at least £25million from Manchester United for Van Persie – Evening Standard

Barcelona vice-president Josep Maria Bartomeu flew to London on Tuesday to try to agree a £15million deal for 24-year-old Arsenal midfielder Alex Song – The Independent

Blackburn have enquired about the availability of Arsenal striker Marouane Chamakh, 28, on a six-month loan deal –Lancashire Telegraph

Real Madrid have made a final £25million offer for Tottenham midfielder Luka Modric, and have told the north London side they will not return with a bigger offer if it is rejected – Daily Star

The La Liga giants have turned to Fulham midfielder Moussa Dembele as an alternative target, and the 25-year-old says his agent has been contacted by them – Guardian

Bolton striker David Ngog, 23, is a reported target for Fulham – Bolton News

Croatia coach Igor Stimac is annoyed with Tottenham for not playing Luka Modric ahead of his possible transfer to Real. Stimac wants Modric to play in Croatia’s friendly against Switzerland but is worried he may be lacking match fitness – Evening Standard

Chelsea and Manchester City are on alert after Porto striker Hulk, 26, admitted he is ready to leave the Portuguese club – talkSPORT

Manchester City are considering adding more English talent to their ranks after recruiting Jack Rodwell, with Scott Sinclair, Jack Butland and Nathan Redmond being monitored by the Premier League champions – Daily Mail

Lyon chairman Jean-Michel Aulas says he has rejected a bid from Spurs for 25-year-old France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris – The Sun

Liverpool have sent managing director Ian Ayre to Spain to secure deals for Barcelona winger Cristian Tello, 21, and Real Madrid midfielder Nuri Sahin, 23 – Metro

Everton are set to use some of the funds from the sale of Jack Rodwell, 21, to Manchester City by signing Kevin Mirallas, 24, from Olympiacos for £6mmillion – The Times

Manager David Moyes is also interested in bringing 21-year-old Blackpool winger Matt Phillips to Goodison Park – Liverpool Echo

Wolves manager Stale Solbakken says he has agreed to let 29-year-old midfielder Nenad Milijas find a new team – Birmingham Mail