By Chris Wright
Rumoursville is a little quiet this morning, here’s the round up…
Kenwyne just laughed off the rumours
Rumour No. 1: Liverpool have had a loan approach for Kenwyne Jones rebuffed this morning as Sunderland have again insisted that the striker is not for sale.
Apparently Jones was due at Anfield for a medical earlier today and, subject to passing, would have signed on loan until the end of the season (as cover for the injured Fernando Torres) but Steve Bruce has rubbished the claims whilst reiterating that the Trinidad and Tobago target man is not going to be leaving Sunderland during January.
Nobby’s getting on a bit these days
Rumour No. 2: Everybody’s favourite diminutive Peruvian playmaker is set to sign for Newcastle United for the third time in his career. Nolberto Solano has been training with Newcastle for the past few days and has convinced Magpies boss Chris Hughton that he can still cut it at Championship level.
The 35 year old had been on the brink of signing for League One outfit Colchester United but has now decided that a third stint at Newcastle would be a more preferable