Premier League Transfer News Friday 11 January

Mata, Higuain, Okazaki

Premier League transfer news and rumours

Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata has told a Spanish newspaper that he does not know where his future lies this summer. Mata is out of contract at the end of the season and is being linked with a return back to his homeland. United goalkeeper Joel Pereira is wanted by Reading.

Everton, Crystal Palace and Fulham are all interested in a loan transfer deal for Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi after his loan spell at Valencia was cut short.

Chelsea are in talks with Gonzalo Higuain over a love move to the end of the season. However, the Blues have rejected a swap deal involving Barcelona forward Malcom that would see Willian move to the Nou Camp. The agent of Watford midfielder Robert Peyreyra says Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri is interested in the 28-year-old. The Blues are also interested in Zenit St Petersburg midfielder Leandro Paredes.

Former Manchester City winger Jadon Sancho wants to stay with Borussia Dortmund.

Southampton keeper Fraser Forster is no longer in the plans of manager Ralph Hassenhuttl.

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp wants to keep Divock Origi at the club for the rest of the season. That’s despite interest from Wolves. Alberto Moreno looks set to leave Anfield at the end of the season.

Burnley boss Sean Dyche has rejected rumours that Liverpool are interested in full-back James Tarkowski.

Huddersfield Town have seen a transfer bid for Leicester City striker Shinji Okazaki rejected by the Foxes.

Fulham are in talks with Bordeaux over the French side’s full-back Youssouf Sabaly.

Watford striker Jerome Sinclair has seen his loan spell at Sunderland cut short.

Tottenham Hotspur are interested in Hoffenheim midfielder Florian Grillitsch.