Manchester United are being linked with a summer move for Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale as the newly-crowned world champions eye up a front three of Sergio Aguero, Cristiano Ronaldo and Marco Reus for next season.
Manchester United are also said to be keen on three January signings worth a total of £81m: Kevin Strootman of Roma and the Benfica duo of Enzo Perez and Nico Gaitan. That’s despite the club recently ruling out any new signings in the winter transfer window.
Aston Villa could sign up their on-loan midfielder Tom Cleverley in a permanent transfer from Manchester United in January.
Arsenal are also being linked with three potential targets in the January transfer window with Morgan Schneiderlin, Christoph Kramer and Lars Bender all on Arsene Wenger’s wish list.
Tottenham Hotspur could make a move next month for West Bromwich Albion striker Saido Berahino. Meanwhile, Spurs winger Aaron Lennon is said to be a January target for Serie A side Inter Milan.
Liverpool forward Raheem Sterling isn’t yet ready for a move to Bayern Munich, says former Bayern and Manchester United star Owen Hargreaves.
Chelsea captain John Terry wants to sign a new contract with the Premier League leaders.
Manchester City are being linked with former Chelsea winger Kevin de Bruyne, currently with German side Wolfsburg. The Belgium international is rated at £20m and is being tipped to replace Yaya Toure. QPR are being linked with Manchester City winger Scott Sinclair.
Liverpool are still being linked with an unlikely-sounding return for striker Fernando Torres.
Everton are preparing a January bid for Marseille striker Andre Ayew.
Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew has admitted that keeper Jak Alnwick wanted to leave the club last month. Alnwick’s contract is up at the end of the season.