Football transfer rumours and news: Tuesday, September 18

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Sunderland, Liverpool, Chelsea, Manchester United, West Ham and Leeds United make the headlines today.

Sunderland left-back Danny Rose, 22, hopes to turn his loan move from Tottenham Hotspur into a permanent deal – Shields Gazette

Former director of football Damien Comolli wanted to bring Chelsea striker Fernando Torres, 28, back to Liverpool – Daily Mail

Manchester United plan to rival Chelsea and Manchester City for the signature of Portugal striker Nelson Oliveira. The 21-year-old has scored two goals in four La Liga games since his loan move to Deportivo la Coruna from Benfica – Mundo Deportivo (in Spanish)

West Ham United manager Sam Allardyce has decided against signing defenders Mikael Silvestre, 35, and Anthony Vanden Borre, 24, on free transfers – talkSPORT

Championship sides Leeds United and Leicester City want to take Stoke City striker Kenwyne Jones, 27, on loan – Daily Mirror