The piece suggests the midfielder will be sacrificed by Liverpool boss Gerard Houllier this summer as he builds up his transfer kitty.
West Ham and Sunderland are also linked with the England international with a £5m price suggested.
The Mirror's Chat Zone names newly-promoted West Brom as the latest club to be interested in the services of midfielder Tim Sherwood.
Meanwhile, both the People and NOTW pick up Glenn Hoddle's comments from Friday's press conference after we were linked with Red Star Belgrade's Slovenian international Milenko Acimovic.
"He's on the shopping list of quite a few players," explained Glenn. "That's all I can say at the moment.
"We're certainly not signing him today. He's a lad we've been monitoring, like five or six others. I can't say much more than that at the moment."
The Sunday People kick-off their Hotline gossip pages by linking Nicky Barmby with a return to the Lane.