Manchester United are on the trail of 23-year-old striker Abdul Majeed Waris, according to the Ghana international’s club Trabzonspor plus more news on Costa, Eto’o, Assou-Ekotto, Wright-Phillips and Kane
Chelsea are considering a £24m January bid for Barcelona defender Gerard Pique, 27, as a replacement for captain John Terry, 33 plus more news on Kane, Taarabt, Sako, Bruce and Bale
Napoli are ready to open talks to sign Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli, 24, in January – just months after he arrived on Merseyside from AC Milan plus more news on Kane, Falcao, Jagielka and Masterchef.
Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert says the club has the option to sign Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley, 25, on a permanent deal in January plus more news on Cuadrado, Garay and Valdes.
Liverpool have ditched plans to sign Spanish goalkeeper Victor Valdes, 32, who is now training with Manchester United plus more news on Abate, Cech and Valdes.
Lukas Podolski has hinted he may leave Arsenal. The 29-year-old German forward is frustrated with a lack of first-team opportunities plus more news on Costa, Zabaleta and Barkley
Manchester City have earmarked Arsenal’s record signing Mesut Ozil, 26, as the man to replace unsettled playmaker Yaya Toure plus more news on Toure, Torres and Hugo Lloris.
Manchester United are planning a £20m move to bring Barcelona defender Gerard Pique back to Old Trafford. The 27-year-old moved to the Nou Camp in 2008 plus more news on Khedira, Neves, Lamela and Ferdinand.
Burnley striker Danny Ings, 22, is ready to see out his contract and leave Turf Moor in the summer with Newcastle, Stoke and Aston Villa all interested in the former Bournemouth man plus more news on Carroll, Redknapp, Sterling, Guardiola and Januzaj.
Barcelona’s Brazil right-back Dani Alves, 31, has already agreed to join Manchester United on a free transfer when his contract expires next summer plus more news on Diego Costa, Aguero, Mourinho, Ramos and Crouch.
Manchester United have been told that Aston Villa captain and centre-back Ron Vlaar, 29, will cost them upwards of £12m, but face stiff competition from Arsenal plus news on Van Dijk, Vidal and Raheem Sterling.
Arsenal have moved ahead of Manchester United in the race for Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels, 25, as they prepare a £32m bid plus more news on Crouch, Khedira, Lampard and Sherwood.
Juventus are considering a January bid for Manchester United’s out-of-favour midfielder Juan Mata, 26, who is also wanted by his former club Valencia plus more news on Hernandez, Cech, Suarez, Milner and Vlaar.
Chelsea have stolen a march on Arsenal for Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira, 27, because the Spanish giants are interested in Blues goalkeeper Petr Cech, 32 plus more news on Carroll, Vlaar and Varane.
Germany midfielder Mesut Ozil, 25, wants to leave Arsenal in January – with the club willing to sell him to Bayern Munich for £30m plus more news on Carroll, Mourinho, Rooney and Van Gerwen.