Transfer Rumours, March 11, Sunderland, Manchester City, Arsenal, Manchester United

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Sunderland, along with Manchester United, Manchester City, Arsenal, Liverpool and Real Madrid are among the clubs making the transfer headlines today

Bundesliga club HANNOVER are ready to offer SUNDERLAND’S on-loan ARSENAL striker Nicklas Bendtner a chance to kickstart his career with a £4m move to Germany this summer.

Full story: Sunday Mirror

ARSENAL striker Robin van Persie has accepted proposed wages of £210,000 a week to move to MANCHESTER CITY, although a transfer fee has yet to be agreed between the two clubs. The deal would make the 28-year-old the Premier League’s highest-earning player once City sell Carlos Tevez.

Full story: the Sunday Times (subscription required)

Edin Dzeko could make way for Van Persie at MANCHESTER CITY with MILAN and JUVENTUS considering offering the 25-year-old striker, signed from WOLFSBURG for £27m 14 months ago, a move to Italy.

Full story: Sunday Mirror

MANCHESTER CITY are set to launch a bid for REAL MADRID’s 24-year-old striker Gonzalo Higuain. Manager Roberto Mancini wants the £35million-rated Argentinian as part of a new-look front line that also includes van Persie.

Full story: the People (print edition)

CITY will face competition for Higuain’s signature from CHELSEA with the Blues strikers Fernando Torres and Didier Drogba struggling against poor form and advancing years respectively.

Full story: Metro

ARSENAL are preparing a £25million bid which, if successful, would make BORUSSIA DORTMUND’S 19-year-old attacker Mario Gotze the most expensive signing in the club’s history.

Full story: Mail on Sunday

ARSENAL are also set to snatch AJAX’S £10m-rated centre-back Jan Vertonghen, 24, from under TOTTENHAM’S noses.

Full story: Sunday Mirror

MANCHESTER UNITED manager Sir Alex Ferguson attended LILLE’S match away to LYON on Saturday evening, sparking suggestions that he is about to challenge TOTTENHAM and ARSENAL in the race for the visitors’ 21-year-old attacker Eden Hazard.

Full story: 101 Great Goals

LIVERPOOL are keeping an eye on BORUSSIA DORTMUND midfielder Jakub Blaszczykowski with a view to making a concrete offer for the Poland international in the summer.

Full story: Footy Latest