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Manchester United are hopeful of signing Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman in January. Roma's elimination from the Champions League has left United optimistic they can negotiate a move despite Roma's insistence he will not be sold.
CKSA Moscow have told Premier League sides Liverpool, Chelsea and Tottenham that they will have to pay €25 million (£20m) for Seydou Doumbia.
Arsenal are monitoring Eintracht Frankfurt goalkeeper Kevin Trapp. The 24-year-old is valued at around €5 million (£4m) with Liverpool also targeting the player after impressive displays in the Bundesliga.
Manchester United will resurrect a move for Nicolas Otamendi as hopes fade over a deal for €60m-rated Mats Hummels. Otamendi is believed to be available as his club Valencia ready a move for Marseille centre-back Doria.
Arsenal are closing in on a deal for Polish starlet Krystian Bielik. The 16-year-old is currently at Legia Warsaw after moving from Lech Poznan and is expected to move to the Emirates for €2 million.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is readying an audacious €63 million bid for Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema. Reports in Spain suggest Madrid would be happy to part ways with the Frenchman for a fee in that region.
Real Madrid have confirmed they will not be making any January signings, paving the way for one of Arsenal, Manchester United or Chelsea to snap up Cruzeiro star Lucas Silva. The fee is believed to be around €16.5 million.