10am Transfer Talk Update: Leighton Baines, David Luiz, Thiago Alcantara

10am Transfer Talk Update: Baines, Luiz, Thiago
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Sports Mole brings you all the latest transfer news and speculation making this morning's headlines.

As clubs continue to carry out their transfer business, Sports Mole rounds up all the latest news and speculation.

This morning's headlines:

Report: United to increase Baines bid
Manchester United will reportedly return with a fresh £16m bid for Everton full-back Leighton Baines after seeing a £12m offer rejected by the Toffees last week.

Luiz emerges as Bayern Munich target
Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola reportedly makes Chelsea defender David Luiz his top transfer target.

Report: United to treble Thiago's wages
Manchester United will offer Thiago Alcantara £120,000-per-week wages in an attempt to convince him to leave Barcelona and move to Old Trafford, according to a report.

Chelsea consider El Shaarawy swoop
Chelsea reportedly place Stephan El Shaarawy on a shortlist of summer transfer targets.

Spurs linked with £17m Soldado bid
Tottenham Hotspur reportedly launch a £17m move for Valencia striker Roberto Soldado.

Kone 'to join Everton this week'
Wigan Athletic manager Owen Coyle expects Arouna Kone to leave the DW Stadium this week and reunite with former boss Roberto Martinez at Everton.

Report: Baggies consider Anelka swoop
West Bromwich Albion manager Steve Clarke is reportedly considering offering free agent Nicolas Anelka the chance to move to The Hawthorns.

Palace join Shelvey race
Crystal Palace boss Ian Holloway reportedly contacts Liverpool about the availability of midfielder Jonjo Shelvey.

Silva reveals Barca offer
Thiago Silva says that he has been offered the chance to play for Barcelona next season by coach Tito Vilanova.

Mikel hints at Chelsea exit
John Obi Mikel says that he could leave Chelsea this summer, amid rumours of interest from Galatasaray.

Bendtner nears Frankfurt agreement
Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner will reportedly complete a £3m move to Bundesliga side Eintracht Frankfurt later this week.

Arsenal goalkeeper set for Sunderland medical
Vito Mannone will undergo a medical ahead of a move to Sunderland on Tuesday, according to a report.

Samba linked with Russia return
Queens Park Rangers reportedly agree a deal to sell Christopher Samba back to former club Anzhi Makhachkala.

Clarke ponders Kalou return
West Bromwich Albion boss Steve Clarke is reportedly weighing up a cut-price reunion with Ivory Coast striker Salomon Kalou.

Norwich hopeful over Redmond deal
Norwich City manager Chris Hughton is confident of signing Nathan Redmond from Birmingham City.

Fred: 'Great offer could tempt me'
Brazil striker Fred hints that an offer from one of Europe's elite clubs could tempt him to leave Fluminense.

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