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Chelsea left-back Ashley Cole is considering retiring from football at the end of this season after falling out of favour with Jose Mourinho. Cole, 33, would compete in World Cup 2014 before hanging up his boots.
Controversial Cardiff City owner Vincent Tan wants former England boss Sven Goran-Eriksson to be the club's new manager, with Malky Mackay likely to be sacked.
Arsene Wenger is planning an ambitious Real Madrid double-swoop to land goalkeeper Iker Casillas and striker Alvaro Morata as he looks to sustain Arsenal's title push.
Alexander Buttner will leave Manchester United in the January transfer window with Serie A clubs Roma and Genoa both vying for his services.
Jose Mourinho has six transfer targets currently on his list ahead of the January transfer window. Wayne Rooney, Radamel Falcao, Jackson Martinez and Nemanja Matic are all options, as well as Inter duo Guarin and Ranocchia.
Victor Valdes will join either Monaco or Manchester City when his Barcelona contract expires in the summer. The presence of Joe Hart at the Etihad means the Ligue 1 side are currently favourites.
Xabi Alonso is ready to leave Real Madrid because he has received more interesting offers than his current club's proposed new contract.
Clarence Seedorf has signed a pre-contract agreement to take over as the coach of AC Milan from next season. The club's hierarchy have lost patience with Massimiliano Allegri and will replace him in the summer.
Antonio Conte is a keen admirer of Inter defender Andrea Ranocchia and could make an approach this January,