Manchester City are willing to sell forward Raheem Sterling and value the 26-year-old England international at about £45m.
(Metro) Arsenal have been given a boost in their quest to sign the England winger with Barcelona reportedly stopping their preparations for the transfer.
(Daily Express) Tottenham are not planning a move for Wales and Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale, despite reports linking the 32-year-old with a return to north London.
(Football London) New Barcelona boss Xavi will have less than €10m (£8.6m) to spend on strengthening his squad in January.
(ESPN) Newcastle are targeting three Manchester United players in January – Netherlands midfielder Donny van de Beek, 24, England midfielder Jesse Lingard, 28, and English goalkeeper Dean Henderson, 24.
(Daily Mirror) Real Madrid want Leicester’s Nigeria international defensive midfielder Wilfred Ndidi, 24, in January.
(Leicestershire Live) Roma manager Jose Mourinho is interested in signing Manchester United full-back Diogo Dalot in January, a player he bought during his time at Old Trafford. The 22-year-old Portuguese defender has struggled to establish himself at the Red Devils since arriving in 2018.
(Calciomercato) Sevilla are tracking Manchester United’s Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani, 34, who has made just two Premier League starts this season, and 30-year-old Arsenal and France forward Alexandre Lacazette.
(Daily Mirror) Spurs are interested in signing 21-year-old Juventus and Sweden winger Dejan Kulusevski.
(Calciomercato) Arsenal are also looking at Kulusevski, who has been out of favour at Juventus this season.
(Sky Italy) French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi, 22, wants to stay at Marseille when his loan from Arsenal ends.
(RMC) Monaco midfielder Aurelien Tchouameni has been linked with a move to Manchester United. The 21-year-old France midfielder has made 20 appearances this season.
(Daily Express) Chelsea have reportedly been told they will need to find £42m to beat Manchester City, Juventus and Real Madrid to the signature of Monaco’s in-demand midfielder Aurelien Tchouameni.
(Sun) Fiorentina striker Dusan Vlahovic is being monitored by a number of Premier League clubs with Arsenal, Tottenham and Liverpool all interested in signing the 21-year-old Serbia forward.
(Talksport) Arsenal are interested in RB Leipzig and USA midfielder Tyler Adams, 22.
(Sport Bild) Fenerbahce’s 23-year-old Hungarian central defender Attila Szalai is wanted by both Chelsea and Atletico Madrid.
(CNN Turk) Manchester United hope to steal AC Milan midfielder Franck Kessie from under the nose of Barcelona on a free transfer next summer.
(Sun) RB Leipzig midfielder Dani Olmo and Manchester City forward Ferran Torres are on Xavi’s shopping list for his first transfer windows since taking over as Barcelona head coach.
(Sun) Barcelona will not be re-signing 38-year-old Brazilian right-back Dani Alves, who is a free agent and was linked with the club.
(Goal) MANAGEMENT STUFF
Steven Gerrard has been appointed as the new Aston Villa head coach on a three-and-a-half-year deal.
(Sky Sports) Sam Allardyce has not ruled out taking another job in the game.
(Sun) Wolves manager Bruno Lage defended his decision not to start Adama Traore at Crystal Palace and dismissed talk it was to do with his contract situation.
(Sky Sports) Former Feyenoord manager Giovanni van Bronckhorst has emerged as frontrunner to replace Steven Gerrard at Glasgow Rangers.
(Scottish Sun) St Johnstone boss Callum Davidson is one of the candidates being considered by Rangers after a series of impressive displays from his side, with competition coming from Giovanni van Bronckhorst and Derek McInnes.
(Daily Record) Everton have placed chief medic Danny Donachie on leave, with boss Rafa Benitez ordering a review of the club’s medical department in the wake of a series of long-term injuries.
(Daily Mail) INTERNATIONAL STUFF
Declan Rice has withdrawn from the England squad due to illness. Rice is the latest member of the England squad to drop out of this camp, following Manchester United’s Marcus Rashford and Southampton’s James Ward-Prowse.
(Sky Sports) Gareth Southgate has been offered a double-your-money £6m contract to remain as England manager but the FA fears there will be Premier League suitors after Qatar 2022 if a deal is not agreed in time.
(Sun) The Met Police have increased the number of officers on duty at Wembley on Friday night after the crowd disturbances that marred England’s World Cup qualifying draw against Hungary last month.
(Daily Mail) Steve Clarke has aimed a thinly veiled swipe at Ryan Fraser after the Newcastle winger pulled out of his Scotland squad for Friday’s crucial meeting with Moldova.
(Guardian) Scott McTominay has been ruled out of Scotland’s World Cup qualifier away to Moldova on Friday due to illness.
(Sky Sports) OTHER STUFF
West Ham will trigger an extension to defender Angelo Ogbonna’s contract if he is ruled out for the rest of the season with a cruciate ligament injury.
(Sun) Newcastle United are confident they will be able to agree sponsorship deals with Saudi Arabian companies by the end of November and will soon have all Sports Direct branding removed from St James’ Park.
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