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Transfer Talk: January 26, 2012 – Celtic miss out on Jones; Rangers in for Uche; Rae of hope for Dons


CELTIC have had a sensational loan bid for Stoke City frontman Kenwyne Jones booted out after the Premiership side said the giant striker was not available on a short term deal. (Daily Express)

FORMER QPR boss Neil Warnock has told Rangers they’ve no chance of getting £10m for Croation striker Nikica Jelavic after Gers knocked back a reported £7m bid from West Ham. (Daily Mail)

RANGERS are in talks with Nigerian striker Kalu Uche, 29, who is available on a free transfer from Neuchatel Xamax. (Daily Mail)

ABERDEEN have rekindled their interest in Dundee midfielder Gavin Rae who was a target for the Dons last summer. Hibs are also monitoring the former Scotland international’s situation. (Evening Express)

BRIGHTON have tabled a £300,000 bid for highly-rated Falkirk defender Murray Wallace. The Championship side have vowed to loan the player straight back to the Bairns for the remainder of the season if the deal goes through. (Daily Express)

LEE COX is set to leave Inverness CT in a £25,000 switch to Swindon Town. Talks between the sides are at an advanced staged and the midfielder could complete a switch in the next 48 hours. (various)

DOWN SOUTH, Chelsea are prepared to let Alex move to Paris Saint-Germain but the Blues won’t meet the astonishing £83m price tag on Porto striker Hulk. (Daily Mail)

QPR boss Mark Hughes has agreed a £2.5m fee with Manchester City for the 25-year-old defender Nedum Onuoha. (Daily Mirror)

LIVERPOOL and QPR are preparing a swoop for former Arsenal midfielder Alexander Hleb, 30, who is set to be released by Barcelona. (Metro)

NEWCASTLE want to conclude a loan deal for Juventus winger Eljero Elia, 24, the Dutchman who KO’d Scotland’s World Cup qualifying hopes at Hampden two years ago. (Daily Mail)