Transfer News - Arsenal and Chelsea battle for Schweinsteiger; Liverpool eye Kiessling

08 October 2010 08:28
Chelsea and Arsenal are both interested in Bayern Munich midfielder Bastien Schweinsteiger. The World Cup star is reportedly unsettled at the German champions. (

Barcelona are planning an audacious swoop for Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez. Pep Guardiola hopes to team the Argentine striker up with Lionel Messi. (Daily Mail)

Liverpool could make a move for Bayer Leverkusen forward Stefan Kiessling. (talkSPORT)

Manchester United are eyeing CSKA Moscow goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev as a replacement for Edwin van der Sar. (Daily Star)

United are also interested in Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema but Juventus also want the Frenchman. (

New Aston Villa boss Gerard Houllier is weighing up an £8 million move for Tottenham midfielder Niko Kranjcar. (

Spurs hope to sign AC Milan's Daniel Bonera for £5m to help stop their defensive crisis. (talkSPORT)

Source: DSG