By Chris Wright
Considerable. Here’s the round up…
Rumour No. 1: Liverpool face a struggle to keep hold of striker Fernando Torres , who is said to be considering his future at the club.
The Spanish hitman is known to have been unhappy at the ‘lack of investment’ at Anfield for some time and, should he not receive assurances that a proposed takeover is imminent, Torres will walk out of the club and into the waiting arms of either Manchester City, Chelsea or Barcelona.
However, spurious sources are also saying that Torres will give Liverpool a further twelve months of his time should manager Rafa Benitez depart in the summer – such is the state of the relationship between the two.
Rumour No. 2: Barcelona forward Thierry Henry has negotiated an end-of-season exit, and plans to head for one last pay day in the MLS – with New York Red Bulls known to be confident of bringing in the former Arsenal man as a marquee signing.
Henry’s representatives apparently held emergency meetings with sporting director Txiki Begiristain to negotiate his early release (Henry still has