Football transfer rumours – Monday, August 27

THE latest football transfer rumours on Monday, August 27, involve Newcastle United, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United, Everton, Tottenham, Wigan and QPR, amongst others.

Alan Pardew believes Andy Carroll would add ‘a nice dimension’ to Newcastle United’s team, but says a deal for the Liverpool striker is in the board’s hands – Sky Sports

Swansea winger Scott Sinclair, 23, looks set to complete his move to Manchester City on Tuesday for a transfer fee believed to be £6.2m – Full story: Daily Mail

Manchester United and Everton are both interested in signing Leicester’s 19-year-old defender Liam Moore, who has made just five appearances for the club – Full story: Daily Mirror

Tottenham are planning to spend £50m on players before the transfer window shuts on Friday. Their six main targets include midfielders Joao Moutinho, 25, and Willian, 24 – Full story: Metro

Everton are also hoping to sign Wolves striker Kevin Doyle, 28, although they face competition from Aston Villa – Full story: Daily Mirror

Wigan are planning a bid for 24-year-old Bolton winger Lee Chung-yong, who is valued at around £7m – Full story: Daily Mail

Queens Park Rangers manager Mark Hughes is ready to look at other options after deals for defensive duo Michael Dawson and Ricardo Carvalho stalled – Sky Sports