Latest transfers speculations Monday 25.02.08

All the latest football gossip

Monday's gossip column

Charlton boss Alan Pardew plans to sign Chelsea's Scott Sinclair on loan, beating interest from Burnley and Stoke.

Blackburn are ready to snap up midfield prospect Michael Potts from Manchester United.

West Brom boss Tony Mowbray will release Scottish striker Craig Beattie after landing Aston Villa's Luke Moore.

Lomana LuaLua, now with Greek side Olympiakos, has told Newcastle boss Kevin Keegan he wants to return to St James' Park.

Other gossip other than transfer news..............

Arsenal striker Eduardo has vowed to return to football despite breaking his leg in three places.

Birmingham defender Martin Taylor, who was responsible for Eduard's horrific injury, has paid a secret visit to the Arsenal man in hospital.

Former Coventry star David Busst, who suffered a similar injury to Eduardo in 1996, has said he will write a get-well letter to the Arsenal player.

Liverpool frontman Fernando Torres, who scored a hat-trick against Middlesbrough on Saturday, has said he would happily swap his goals for medals.

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick has claimed that squad rotation is keeping everyone at the club on their toes.

Portsmouth manager Harry Redknapp has been given the green light by the Football League to launch a takeover of Bournemouth.

The son of Liverpool owner Tom Hicks was heckled and spat at in a pub after Liverpool's victory over Middlesbrough.

Normally-strict Tottenham boss Juande Ramos has told his players they are free to enjoy a few drinks to celebrate the Carling Cup final victory over Chelsea.