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Manchester City are set to offer Sergio Ramos a £7.7 million-a-year contract. The Spain international's contract at Real Madrid expires in 2017 but he is keen to remain at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Fiorentina are ready to make a loan move for Corinthians forward Alexandre Pato - currently on loan at Sao Paulo - in the January transfer window as they are looking to add some more depth to their attack.
Bayern Munich are considering making a move for Wolfsburg defender Ricardo Rodriguez at the end of the 2014-15 campaign, with the left-back's contract due to expire in June 2016.
Roma are close to agreeing a permanent deal with Newcastle for defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa. The 25-year-old has impressed while on loan at the Serie A side who have already agreed a fee with the Magpies.
Chelsea striker Didier Drogba faces two weeks on the sidelines after picking up an ankle problem. The Ivorian will miss the midweek Champions League game against Sporting and the Blues' clash with Arsenal on Sunday.
Tottenham are keeping tabs on Sampdoria striker Manolo Gabbiadini. Spurs scouted the Italian forward last season and could make a move for the 22-year-old in January.
Manchester United are growing increasingly concerned over Ander Herrera who picked up a back injury against West Ham. The Red Devils fear the injury may be more serious than originally thought.
Alan Pardew's job as Newcastle manager remains safe despite Monday's 1-0 defeat at Stoke. The Magpies boss will remain at the helm even if his side lose against Swansea on Saturday.
Manchester United defender Phil Jones is set to make a surprise return to action against Everton on Sunday. The England international has returned to training and is expected to be fit to face the Toffees.
Pep Guardiola is set for a new conflict with Bayern doctor Wohlfahrt. Guardiola is unhappy with Jerome Boateng's injury problems and the pair have already clashed over Thiago Alcantara's treatment.