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Liverpool are hoping to use Lucas Leiva as bait to sign Gonzalo Higuain. The midfielder, brought to Anfield by current Napoli boss Rafa Benitez, could be offered in a part-exchange deal, plus £22 million, for the unhappy Argentina striker.
Arsenal are leading the race to sign PSG striker Edinson Cavani, who is unhappy in the French capital. The Uruguayan is well regarded by Arsene Wenger, though the Gunners must fight off competition from Manchester United and Liverpool.
Sami Khedira is looking to leave Real Madrid in January and is ready to force through a move to the Premier League. Chelsea, Liverpool and Arsenal are all interested, while his club are ready to cut their losses before he leaves on a free.
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge is set to be handed a new £40 million contract until 2019 that will more than double his salary to around £150,000. Talks have been ongoing for several months with an agreement finally reached this week.
Bundesliga side sent out their scouts to watch Atalanta Bergamo´s Daniele Baselli during his match against Juventus last Saturday. The 22-year-old midfielder has a contract until 2018.
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal is resigned to missing out on Borussia Dortmund centre-back Mats Hummels, but is ready to move for BVB team-mate Nevan Subotic instead, while Aston Villa's Ron Vlaar is also on his radar.
Manchester United will reignite their bid to sign Juventus'sArturo Vidal this January, though also want to sign the Chilean's team-mate Angelo Ogbonna too. The Red Devils are eyeing a £51 million deal as Louis van Gaal looks for reinforcements.
Premier League giants Arsenal and Chelsea lead the race to sign Sami Khedira on a free transfer at the end of the season. The German World Cup winner has yet to sign a new deal at Real Madrid and is chasing a huge cash sum should he move.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is ready to launch a bid for Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain, who is unsettled in Naples. The Serie A side are already plotting a move for Jackson Martinez as a replacement, who had been high on Arsene Wenger's wishlist.
Liverpool have stolen a march on Premier League rivals and are close to agreeing a deal to sign in-demand MK Dons midfielder Dele Alli. The English wonderkid will cost around £8 million, though could be loaned back to his League One club.