Football rumours and news: Friday, October 5

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The two Manchester clubs, Sunderland and Arsenal are among the clubs in the news today.

Manchester City are interested in signing Genoa goalkeeper Mattia Perin, 19, to provide more competition for Joe Hart – Full story: talkSPORT

Manchester United are hoping to tempt Real Madrid into offloading some of their top stars by offering striker Javier Hernandez, 24, in return – Full story: Daily Star

West Brom manager Steve Clarke is hopeful that defender Jonas Olsson, 29, will perform a U-turn and sign a new contract just months after the club feared they would lose the Swede to Tottenham – Full story: ESPN

QPR chief executive Phil Beard has revealed the club may consider making Joey Barton’s loan deal to Marseille permanent – Sky Sports

Former Everton forward James McFadden, 29, is set to earn a one-year deal at Sunderland after impressing during a trial – Full story: the Independent

Arsenal midfielder Chuks Aneke, 19, has extended his loan spell at Crewe for another month – Full story: Daily Star