Premier League Transfer News Wednesday 16 January

Ozil, Fellaini, Higuain

Premier League transfer news and rumours

Arsenal have offered Mesut Ozil to Serie A sides Juventus and Inter Milan as they look to make way for Yannick Carrasco. More on that story here.

Alternatively, Arsenal could buy out the final five months of James Rodriguez’s loan from Real Madrid to Bayern Munich on payment of £3m.

Manchester United are looking to sell Marouane Fellaini this month for a transfer fee of £15m. AC Milan, Porto and Guangzhou Evergrande are all being linked. Details here.

Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo looks set to leave the club this summer.

AC Milan head coach Gennaro Gattuso says Chelsea transfer target Gonzalo Higuain has yet to inform him that he wants to leave the club. The Blues are hoping to progress the move this week. Alvaro Morata’s loan move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid is in doubt as the La Liga side only want a temporary switch until the summer.

Chelsea have increased their bid for Zenit St Petersburg midfielder Leandro Paredes to £36m.

Alvaro Morata is being linked with Barcelona along with his Chelsea team-mate Olivier Giroud. Tottenham Hotspur’s Fernando Llorente and Girona’s Cristhian Stuani are also being linked.

Christian Eriksen is unlikely to sign a new contract with Tottenham Hotspur. Real Madrid are monitoring his situation.

West Ham United have rejected a bid of €10m (£8.9m) from Fiorentina for Pedro Obiang. The Hammers will not allow striker Javier Hernandez to leave for Valencia before they have signed a replacement.

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge is wanted by a number of clubs in MLS.

Manchester City aren’t interested in Real Madrid midfielder Isco.

Bournemouth will beat Southampton to the signature of Brentford centre-back Chris Mepham by offering to pay £15m.

Cardiff City defender Matthew Connolly has seen his move to Hull City stall.

Southampton are interested in Leeds United winger Jack Clarke.

Newcastle United have yet to make a fresh bid for Atlanta United forward Miguel Almiron. The MLS champions want £25m.