Football transfer rumours and news: Monday, August 27

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

Alan Pardew believes Andy Carroll would add ‘a nice dimension’ to Newcastle United’s team, but says a deal for the Liverpool striker is in the board’s hands – Sky Sports

Swansea winger Scott Sinclair, 23, looks set to complete his move to Manchester City on Tuesday for a transfer fee believed to be £6.2m – Daily Mail

Manchester United and Everton are both interested in signing Leicester’s 19-year-old defender Liam Moore, who has made just five appearances for the club – Daily Mirror

Tottenham are planning to spend £50m on players before the transfer window shuts on Friday. Their six main targets include midfielders Joao Moutinho, 25, and Willian, 24 – Metro

Everton are also hoping to sign Wolves striker Kevin Doyle, 28, although they face competition from Aston Villa – Daily Mirror

Wigan are planning a bid for 24-year-old Bolton winger Lee Chung-yong, who is valued at around £7m – Daily Mail

Queens Park Rangers manager Mark Hughes is ready to look at other options after deals for defensive duo Michael Dawson and Ricardo Carvalho stalled – Sky Sports