Premier League Transfer News Thursday 27 December

Isco, Costa, Medel

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Manchester United and Manchester City have received a blow with the news that Juventus winger Douglas Costa won’t be sold by the Serie A side in January. Details here.

Chelsea could be offered Real Madrid players Isco and Mateo Kovacic as part of a player-swap transfer for Eden Hazard. More on that story here.

West Ham United have a bid of £6.5m for midfielder Gary Medel rejected by Turkish side Besiktas.

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Moussa Dembele is wanted by Monaco. The 31-year-old Belgium international will be out of contract in the summer. Spurs are preparing a £15m bid for Norwich City full-back Max Aarons. Bundesliga side RB Leipzig are also interested.

Watford midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure is a summer transfer target for Paris Saint-Germain. The Hornets are eyeing up Adrien Tameze of Nice as his replacement.

Everton forward Nikola Vlasic is wanted on a permanent basis by Russian side CSKA Moscow. However, they fear they may not be able to afford him. Everton will demand at least £10m.

Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde has yet to inform the La Liga side whether he is prepared to stay on at the Nou Camp for a third season.