Football transfer rumours and news: Friday, June 8

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Newcastle United, Sunderland, Tottenham and Manchester United are among the clubs making the news today

Super scout Graham Carr has warned that Newcastle United won’t delve into the transfer market this summer unless the right player becomes available – Shields Gazette

Newcastle have entered the race to sign former Chelsea striker Salomon Kalou, 26, who is available on a free transfer after the Champions League winners decided not to offer him a new deal – talkSPORT

Manchester City attacker Adam Johnson’s wages are likely to torpedo any hopes Sunderland might have of signing him this summer – Sunderland Echo

Manchester United have agreed a £3million fee for 18-year-old Chilean striker Angelo Henriquez – Daily Mail

Tottenham midfielder Luka Modric, 26, is on his way to Manchester United with Sir Alex Ferguson offering £25million, rising to £30million based on appearances and success – The Sun

Inter Milan are considering a summer move for Manchester City’s 26-year-old defender Aleksandar Kolarov – Footy Latest

Bolton are set to hijack Celtic’s move for out-of-favour Leicester defender Matt Mills, 25, who is rated at £3million – The Sun

Birmingham’s Ben Foster, 29, is Queen’s Park Rangers’ top target in their search for a new first-choice goalkeeper – Daily Mirror

Tottenham have agreed a deal to sign Nottingham Forest’s 18-year-old centre-back Jamaal Lascelles, beating off competition from Arsenal – CaughtOffside

New Norwich manager Chris Hughton has vowed to hold on to striker Grant Holt amid speculation he could follow Paul Lambert to Aston Villa – The Sun

Fulham are lining up a move for St Etienne’s versatile Romania full-back Banel Nicolita, 27 – Daily Mail