SOLER DEMANDS £45M MAN UTD MOVE
Valencia midfielder Carlos Soler has demanded his club agree a January deal for him to move to Manchester United, claims The Sun.
United manager Jose Mourinho has reportedly identified the Spain Under 21 international as his No.1 target to improve his creative midfield options in the New Year.
Though Soler has an €80 million release clause in his contract, the player wants Valencia to accept £45m from United, so he can complete a transfer to the Premier League.
REAL MADRID READY £60M BID FOR AGUERO
Real Madrid are preparing a £60m bid to bring Sergio Aguero to La Liga, according to Don Balon .
City are willing to sell their all-time record goalscorer if they can sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal, which would pave the way for Zinedine Zidane's side to seal a deal for the Argentina striker.
CITY & BAYERN CHASE LYON WINGER
Manchester City and Bayern Munich have made offers to sign Lyon’s 16-year-old winger Willem Geubbels, reports RMC Sport .
Geubbels made history in September when he became the first player born in the 21st century to appear in Ligue 1, and Lyon are hoping to fight off interest from City and Bayern to secure the attacker on a professional contract.
CHELSEA WATCH INTER DUO
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is interested in Mile Skriniar and Antonio Candreva of Inter Milan, according to the Express .
The Blues boss is monitoring the progress of the Inter duo, and has sent scouts to watch them in action in Serie A. Skriniar is a new signing at San Siro, but his performances have already seen him linked with bigger clubs including Barcelona.
Candreva played under Conte when the latter was Italy coach, and it is believed that the 48-year-old would like to work with the winger again.
MAN UTD TO MAKE ANOTHER RUN AT BALE
Manchester United are set to make a third run at Real Madrid attacker Gareth Bale, according to the Mirror .
The report states Madrid have grown tired of Bale's injury problems while the Red Devils are confident manager Jose Mourinho could better manage the Wales star to return him to his Premier League fitness levels.
However, United will have to approach the £85 million price tag the La Liga champions originally spent on the attacker, since Bale's current deal runs until 2022.
MAN UTD TO MAKE JANUARY MOVE FOR ROSE
Jose Mourinho will try to bring Tottenham left-back Danny Rose to Manchester United in the January transfer window, claims The Sun.
Rose has long been linked with a move to Old Trafford and reports suggest the England international is interested in joining the Red Devils.
Tottenham will need to be persuaded to offload Rose, who has recently returned from a long-term injury lay-off, midway through the season, but United could offer Luke Shaw as part of any deal.
OZIL IS BARCA'S COUTINHO BACK-UP
Barcelona are lining up Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil as a back-up signing to Philippe Coutinho, reports Mundo Deportivo .
Liverpool star Coutinho is again expected to be targeted by Barca during the January transfer window after they failed to push through a deal in the summer.
But, if Liverpool stand firm once more on Coutinho, Barca will instead move for Ozil, who is out of contract at the end of the season and could be available for a reasonable fee in January.
INTER LINE UP ATLETICO DEFENDER
Inter Milan want to sign Atletico Madrid defender Jose Maria Gimenez at the end of the season, reports Corriere dello Sport .
Gimenez has a €65 million release clause in his contract, but Inter are hoping to agree a deal to bring in the 22-year-old next summer to replace Miranda.
The Uruguay international has also been linked with Inter’s Serie A rivals Juventus and Roma, along with Premier League duo Liverpool and Manchester United.
BARCA TRACKING LYON MIDFIELDER
Barcelona are closely following the progress of Lyon midfielder Lucas Tousart this season, claims Mundo Deportivo .
Tousart has caught the eye since stepping in to replace the departed Corentin Tolisso and has been watched by several key Barca personnel this term.
ARSENAL SCOUT BORO WINGER
Arsenal are on the trail of Middlesbrough’s teenage winger Marcus Tavernier, reports the Daily Mail .
Tavernier recently scored the winner against Sunderland, and the England Under 19 international has also been watched by Everton, Bournemouth and Aston Villa.
BARCA MAKE FEKIR CONTACT
Barcelona have stepped up their interest in signing Nabil Fekir following reports Arsenal have made an offer for the Lyon attacker, according to Sport .
Fekir has enjoyed an impressive season so far for Lyon and is a prime target for Arsenal, while Real Madrid have also scouted him.
However, Barca are determined not to miss out on a deal for Fekir and have made contact regarding a deal which could cost in excess of €50 million.
MOURINHO PLOTS LUIZ SWOOP
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is planning a shock move for Chelsea centre-back David Luiz, according to the Express .
The former Chelsea boss is keeping tabs on the Brazilian's status after he was left off the matchday squad for the Blues' match against Man Utd two weeks ago.
Luiz reportedly has fallen out with Chelsea manager Antonio Conte after questioning his tactics in the Blues' 3-0 Champions League defeat at Roma.
MOU TO BE HANDED NEW MAN UTD DEAL
Manchester United are going to hand Jose Mourinho a lucrative new contract in an attempt to ward off interest from PSG, according to the Mirror .
A Daily Star report also claims that Mourinho has already given Ed Woodward assurances that he will not leave the club for the French side because he wants to stay and win the Premier League.
MOU & CONTE TO BATTLE ZIDANE FOR BELOTTI
Manchester United and Chelsea are ready to do battle with Real Madrid over Torino striker Andrea Belotti, accroding to the Express .
Belotti has a €100million (£89m) release clause in his contract, and all three clubs are interested in landing the attacker.
REDS GIVEN GREEN LIGHT FOR NEW VAN DIJK BID
Liverpool have been handed a boost in their attempt to sign Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk, reports the Mirror .
The Reds were forced to apologize after their failed attempt to sign the £70million-rated Dutch centre-back in the summer was deemed illegal, but recent comments from Saints boss Mauricio Pellegrino have opened the door for a possible winter move.
SPORTING GIVE WEST HAM CARVALHO HOPE
West Ham have been offered renewed hope over a move for Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho, after the club indicated they were willing to listen to offers for the Portugal international, reports the Express .
The Hammers were denied when they attempted to move for the holding midfielder in the summer, but Sporting have now said they are open to a January move for the 25-year-old.
IBRA, POGBA SET FOR MAN UTD RETURN
Manchester United could be set to receive a huge boost, with The Sun reporting Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba are in contention to make the bench for Saturday's match against Newcastle.
Both players have returned to full training after long spells on the sideline. Pogba has missed 12 matches with a hamstring injury suffered in September, while Ibrahimovic has been out since April with a cruciate knee ligament injury.
MAN CITY BATTLE MAN UTD FOR GRIEZMANN
Manchester City are competing with Manchester United to sign Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann, according to Sport's print edition.
United were expected to sign the France international last summer, but saw their move fall apart when Atleti's transfer ban was upheld, ensuring they could not replace the 26-year-old. However, they now have to battle with their local rivals who want to add even more firepower.
AC MILAN WANT WILLIAN
AC Milan are looking to give Chelsea winger Willian more game-time by bringing him to Serie A, according to Calciomercato .
The Brazilian has started just six games for the Blues this season, having made just 15 starts in the last campaign as Chelsea lifted the Premier League trophy. Milan have gotten off to a poor start this season and are looking to turn things around, with the 29-year-old seen as the perfect addition to strengthen the frontline.