Football transfer rumours and news: Thursday, February 16

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NEWCASTLE, Sunderland, Bolton, Fulham, Arsenal, Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea, Swansea and Tottenham are among the clubs making the news today.

Newcastle are waiting to see if Bolton are successful in their fight against relegation before making a move for 23-year-old playmaker Mark Davies – Bolton News

Sunderland star Lee Cattermole could develop into a midfielder as influential on the Premier League as Scott Parker, that’s the view of Sky Sports pundit Charlie Nicholas - Sunderland Echo

Zambia striker Emmanuel Mayuka, 21, is being targeted by a number of Premier League sides, with Arsenal, Newcastle and Fulham all monitoring his progress – talkSPORT

Belgium and Lille midfielder Eden Hazard, 23, admits he could join Tottenham Hotspur this summer – London Evening Standard

Striker Daniel Sturridge is believed to be considering his future at Chelsea. The 22-year-old has just over a year left on his current contract at Stamford Bridge – The Sun

Fabio Aurelio looks set to leave Liverpool in the summer. The 32-year-old left-back is out of contract at the end of the season and there have been no talks about a new deal – Liverpool Echo

Morocco defender Mehdi Benatia, 24, has issued a ‘come and get me’ call to Manchester United. The Udinese centre-back is believed to be being monitored by Sir Alex Ferguson – The Sun

Meanwhile, Ferguson will get his own players’ assessment before deciding whether to move for summer target Christian Eriksen. United will get a first-hand look at the 19-year-old Danish midfielder when they face Ajax in the Europa League – Manchester Evening News

Liverpool target – Japan international playmaker Shinji Kagawa, 22 – insists he has no intention of leaving Borussia Dortmund – talkSPORT

Chelsea are considering a £22m bid for 22-year-old Fiorentina striker Stevan Jovetic – Daily Mirror

Meanwhile, Chelsea are once again showing interest in 25-year-old CSKA Moscow goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev – Daily Mail

Swansea boss Brendan Rodgers will not allow out-of-favour striker Stephen Dobbie to leave the Liberty Stadium, despite interest from a number of Championship clubs – South Wales Evening Post

Internacional striker Leandro Damiao’s agent has put both Liverpool and Tottenham on red alert by admitting the 22-year-old could be ready to head for Europe in the summer – Inside Futbol