Premier League Transfer News Thursday 31 January

Ozil, Rashford, Hazard, Gueye

Premier League transfer news and transfer rumours

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri insists that the club should not stand in Eden Hazard’s way if he wants to leave Stamford Bridge this summer. Real Madrid are being linked. The Blues could make a transfer deadline day move for Watford forward Abdoulaye Doucoure. West Ham United are interested in Chelsea strikers Olivier Giroud and Michy Batshuayi as well as midfielder Danny Drinkwater. Batshuayi is also a permanent transfer target for Everton.

Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil is wanted by Paris Saint-Germain as a short-term replacement for the injured Neymar. However, the German says he doesn’t want to go out on loan. Midfielder Emile Smith-Rowe looks set to join RB Leipzig on loan for the rest of the season. Details here.

PSG could turn their attentions to Chelsea winger Willian.

Real Madrid could make a move for Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford. The La Liga side want to do a £100m deal before Rashford signs a new deal at Old Trafford. Click here for more.

Manchester United sent scouts to watch Benfica’s 19-year-old midfielder Joao Felix in their recent 5-1 victory over Boavista.

Everton midfielder Idrissa Gueye has submitted a written transfer request although the Toffees insist he won’t be sold this month.

West Ham United have rejected a £7m bid from Valencia for striker Javier Hernandez.

Birmingham City have rejected offers of around £8m from Southampton and Burnley for striker Che Adams.

Burnley could sign Peter Crouch as part of a deal that would see striker Sam Vokes move to Stoke City.

Cardiff City are interested in Tottenham Hotspur striker Vincent Janssen. However, the Bluebirds look to have missed out on Monaco defender Almamy Toure. He looks set to join Eintracht Frankfurt.

Leicester City midfielder Andy King is wanted by both Derby County and Swansea City.

Crystal Palace are hopeful of signing striker David Okereke from Serie B side Spezia in a £7m deal.