Football transfer rumours and news: Monday, July 2

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Newcastle, Sunderland, Manchester City, Chelsea and Tottenham all make the headlines today

Newcastle United have slapped in an increased bid for Luuk de Jong – Shields Gazette

Newcastle have agreed a £5million fee with FC Twente for Brazilian defender Douglas, 24 – Daily Express

Carlos Cuellar was today confirmed as Sunderland’s first summer signing after the defender agreed a two-year deal at the Stadium of Light – Sunderland Echo

Tottenham are set to sign CSKA Moscow’s Russia international Alan Dzagoev, according to his father – Daily Mail

Wigan have warned Liverpool and Chelsea that they want at least £12million for Victor Moses, 21 – Daily Mirror

Paris Saint-Germain are lining up an £8million bid for Chelsea captain John Terry – Daily Mail

Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini is playing down the chances of a move for Arsenal striker Robin van Persie – The Sun

Croatian striker Danijel Pranjic, 31, says he would be “honoured” to join Everton after leaving Bayern Munich as a free agent – Daily Mail

Lyon goalkeeper Hugo Lloris is available at the right price according to club president Jean-Michel Aulas - and that has put Arsenal, Tottenham and Liverpool on alert – Daily Mail

Chelsea are favourites to capture right-back Maicon from Inter Milan after Real Madrid ended their interest in the Brazilian – Daily Mail

West Ham are close to a deal for Senegalese defender Abdou Kader Mangane of Rennes – The Times