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Departures Lounge: Black Cats want Huddlestone, Reds in talks with defender

We rate the transfer rumours of the day with gifs of Morgan Freeman, Roman Abramovich and Alan Carr.

Tom Huddlestone. Credit: Nigel French/EMPICS Sport

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Huddlestone heading for the exit: Spurs midfielder Tom Huddlestone is likely to leave the Londoners this summer with Sunderland in talks with the England international. Fulham and Hull are also monitoring the situation.

Aubameyang keen on Newcastle: Saint Etienne striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who is one of French football’s most sought-after player, says he would like to join Newcastle who are “a good club”.

Liverpool still negotiating: Sports Lisbon defender Tiago Ilori, currently at the U20 World Cup with Portugal, remains on Liverpool’s list of targets but talks with his representative are taking longer than expected.

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Man City interested in Cardozo: The Benfica striker is in-demand, according to his agent, and Manchester City may look to bring him in to replace Carlos Tevez.

Chelsea need to up Ruddy bid: If Jose Mourinho wants to sign the Norwich City keeper, 26, he will have to persuade Roman Abrmovich to stump up twice the £5m they bid.

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Milan in for Vidic: Manchester United’s influential centre-half may be on his way to the Serie A after seven years in England.

Michu going to Man City? The Spaniard enjoyed an incredible debut season in the Premier League with Swansea and now Manuel Pellegrini will take him to City.

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