Date: 28th January 2009 at 4:48pm
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Another day and yet more transfer rumours circulating. This time they involve players from France and Spain.

Setanta sports are reporting that Pompey are in ‘advanced talks’ with Pele. Not the young midfield player signed on loan from Porto but the France Goalkeeper, Yohann Pele, who is currently on the books of Le Mans. His agent says that the talks with the English club are underway but that Tottenham, Manchester City and Roma are also interested.

Pele, who was called into the French squad recently for a friendly with Tunisia, is reported to be the best paid goalkeeper in the league which might place him outside of Pompey’s current tighter wage structure. Le Mans has been Pele’s only league club.

The other name linked comes from several sources and relates to young midfield prospect Sunday Stephen Obayan. Sunny, as he is known, is currently on loan from Valencia to Osasuna but has been given permission to travel to England ‘negotiate a possible move’, quotes the Osasuna official site.

Another midfielder, Sunny is only 20 and although being born in Lagos, Nigeria is a Spanish Under 20 international.

One new name there to chew over – what do we think?

PUP

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