Guardiola rules out Neves move
City have been heavily linked with the midfielder, after he starred in the Midlanders' impressive return to the Premier League, but the Spaniard says he is not hopeful of brining him to the Etihad during the January window.
Dacoure thinks he 'will leave Watford'
Abdoulaye Doucoure has told French TV that he is likely to leave Watford in January.
The player has been heavily linked with a move to PSG after a string of fine displays for Watford.
"I think I am going to leave Watford,” he told LeSport.
“The club know my ambitions and want to help me get to the next level.
"I'm flattered by the interest of PSG but for the moment there's nothing concrete. I will focus on my performance for my club."
Dybala 'would like to play with Pogba'
Paulo Dybala says he would like to play alongside Paul Pogba, report Telefoot.
The two were teammates at Juventus before Pogba left for Old Trafford in 2016, and there have been reports linking the Argentinean with a move to United.
"I’d always like to play with someone of his level. Whatever decision he makes, I always wish him the best of luck," Dybala said.
Coutinho to stick it out at Barca
Chelsea make contact over Higuain
Goal reported today that Michy Batshuayi will spend the rest of the season on loan at Monaco.
Batshuayi makes Monaco loan switch
Goal understands the six-month arrangement will have no option for the French side to sign the Belgian on a permanent basis, and the striker will return to Stamford Bridge when the deal expires in the summer.
Batshuayi has struggled to pin down a regular place in the Blues team since arriving in west London in 2016.
Read the full story on Goal.
Godin unlikely to sign new Atletico deal
Diego Godin is unlikely to sign a new deal with Ateltico Madrid, report Tuttomercato.
The defender's Atletico deal is set to expire this summer.
Wolves to battle Chelsea for Wilson
The Molineux outfit currently sit in a comfortable mid-table position, but goals have been hard to come by in the first half of the season.
Wilson has emerged as an option, but is also coveted by the Blues should they fail to land Gonzalo Higuain from Milan.
Real Madrid ignored Zidane's Bale/Ronaldo request
Zizou was keen to see the Welshman leave and retain Cristiano's services, and was reportedly furious upon learning that the latter was Juventus-bound.
Rabiot out of PSG's Qatar tour for 'personal reasons'
Rossi laughs off talk of Man United coaching role
Giuseppe Rossi has not returned to Manchester United as a coach despite the emergence of reports to the contrary.
The former United striker made 14 appearances for the club during Sir Alex Ferguson’s reign but left in 2007 in after failing to pin down a regular spot in the side.
Roma consider €50m Belotti move
Arsenal still interested in Suarez move
Manager Unai Emery has revealed the Gunners are only in the market for loan deals, while Barca are reluctant to let the midfielder leave before the end of the season.
But negotiations remain open, with a possible loan and subsequent £18 million ($23m) still an option.
Cassano slams Barella fee
The price tag for Cagliari's Nicola Barella is madness, according to Antonio Cassano.
Chelsea have targetted a move for the 21-year-old midfielder this month, and reports suggest the Blues will have to pay £45 million ($58m) for the youngster.
A move looks close to being completed after Cesc Fabregas departed Stamford Bridge, but Cassano is unhappy with the huge fee involved.
Batshuayi nears Monaco loan move
Monaco boss Thierry Henry knows Batshuayi from his time coaching the Belgian national team.
PSG target Gueye
The Toffees want at least €40 million for the Senegal international, but PSG are apparently determined to strengthen their midfield.
They missed out on a number of targets last summer, and Adrien Rabiot appears to be nearing a move to Barcelona.
Gerrard considers Woodburn loan
Woodburn was on loan at Championship club Sheffield United, but was recalled due to a lack of game-time at Bramall Lane.
However, the move will only go through if the forward recovers from an ankle injury.
Arsenal want to sign Sarr
Zardes scouted by English clubs
A number of English clubs are considering an approach for USA star Gyasi Zardes, according to Team Talk.
However, it is understood a deal with Columbus Crew will not be struck until the summer.
Paredes agrees terms with Chelsea
Milan can't let Higuain leave, insists Cassano
AC Milan would be mad to let Gonzalo Higuain leave this month, according to Antonio Cassano.
The Argentine has been linked with a move to Chelsea, who are looking for a replacement for Alvaro Morata.
Higuain has scored six times in 15 Serie A appearances this year.
Dybala wants Pogba return at Juve
West Brom target Smith-Rowe on loan
The Baggies are short on numbers after the impressive Harvey Barnes was recalled by Leicester City, and are looking for a replacement winger.
Smith-Rowe has scored three times in cup competitions for the Gunners this season but is yet to make a Premier League appearance.
Liverpool eye Forrest
Forrest has scored eight goals and bagged six assists in the Premiership this term and Jurgen Klopp is apparently a long-term admirer of the 27-year-old.
It is understood Liverpool are not looking to make signings in January but could bring Forrest in this summer.
Ramsey has Juve medical
The initial consultation will be followed up by more rigorous tests in Turin at a later date.
Ramsey is out of contract in the summer and will leave Arsenal, with the Old Lady being his most likely destination.
Coutinho tempted by Man Utd
The playmaker is apparently becoming increasingly unhappy with spending long spells on the bench for the Catalans and would be interested in a move back the the Premier League.
Chelsea approach Juve over Higuain
The Blues are in the market for a new striker after Alvaro Morata and Olivier Giroud have been deemed substandard at Stamford Bridge, and a deal for Higuain has previously been touted.
Chelsea will not let Morata leave until a replacement is secured, and the on-loan AC Milan forward is a front runner along with Callum Wilson.
Leeds winger eyed by Prem clubs
Clarke made his debut against Brentford in October and has been involved in four goals in just 12 Championship appearances this term.
Leeds still hope to tie the youngster down to a long-term contract.
Napoli resigned to losing Koulibaly
Man City eye £100m Napoli midfielder
West Ham target Wilson to replace Arnautovic
West Ham want Bournemouth's Callum Wilson if Marko Arnautovic leaves in January, according to the Mail on Sunday.
The Austrian forward was the subject of a £35 million ($45m) bid from an unnamed Chinese club and apparently wants out of east London.
Chelsea are also interested in a move for Wilson should they lose Alvaro Morata this month.
Newcastle reject Shelvey bid
Newcastle have rejected a £10 million ($13m) offer for Jonjo Shelvey from West Ham, reports the Express.
The Hammers will now prepare a second bid for the midfielder who has 11 Premier League appearances this term.
Manuel Pellegrini is apparently keen to bolster his midfield as he targets a top-10 finish this year.
Arnautovic wants out, reveals Antonio
Michail Antonio has told Sky Sports his West Ham team-mate Marko Arnautovic wants to leave.
Arnautovic was the subject of a £35 million ($45m) bid from an unnamed Chinese club last week, and appeared to wave goodbye to the Hammers fans when he was substituted against Arsenal yesterday.
Speculation then gained traction when the forward was spotted at an airport last night, but it later emerged he was travelling to visit family in Austria.
Benitez free to leave Newcastle
A clause committing Benitez to paying £6 million ($8m) to the Magpies should he walk out has now expired, and the Spaniard is now staying because of the turmoil the club would face without a manager.
The former Liverpool boss has said Newcastle will face relegation if they do not strengthen their squad in January.
Real offer Isco to Juve
Perez wants Dybala in return
It is understood Real want Paulo Dybala in return for the Spanish playmaker though.
Rossi training with United
The 31-year-old came through United's youth system and played 14 times for the Red Devils before a move to Villarreal in 2007.
But he is now without a club after leaving Genoa at the end of last season, and it is understood Solksjaer invited him to train at Carrington in order to find a move to another club.
Lille enter race for West Ham's Obiang
It has been reported that Fiorentina are on the verge of landing the 26-year-old, but no deal has been announced as West Ham are said to be stalling over the deal.
And Lille hope they can intervene and snap up a replacement for Thiago Mendes by offering over €10 million (£9m/$11m) for him.
Arsenal tell Juventus to pay £18m for Ramsey
Unai Emery will not let Ramsey go unless he can sign a replacement, however, so Juve will have to pay a fee if they want to get him now.
Bournemouth fighting off interest in Brooks and Fraser
Bournemouth are set to offer David Brooks and Ryan Fraser new contracts to hold off interest from other Premier League teams, The Sun says.
Kagawa considering Bordeaux loan
The midfielder has made just two appearances in the Bundesliga this season and has been looking for a January move.
Il existe un Accord de principe entre @girondins et @BVB pour le prêt de 6 mois de @S_Kagawa0317 dans le rôle du Milieu axial ciblé par le staff en recherche de temps de jeu à #Dortmund. Reste à convaincre le joueur qui rêve d’Espagne. #ShinjiKagawa #Japon— Eric Barrère (@ebarrere70) January 13, 2019
Rabiot backed to shine for any team
Adrien Rabiot will be an essential player regardless of which team he joins, Thiago Silva amid ongoing speculation around his future.
The France international is said to be spoiled for choice over his next move and his current team-mate is confident he will excel wherever he goes.
Besiktas make Choupo-Moting bid
The 29-year-old striker has made just nine Ligue 1 appearances and scored one goal since joining the French side in August and is already plotting his escape.
Besiktas have already approached PSG and are in talks over a January move, while the striker wants to join the Turkish side.
Chelsea must pay £75m for Wilson
The Blues have been linked with a move for the 26-year-old, who has nine goals from 20 Premier League games this season.
Chelsea had been willing to pay around £50m ($64m) for him, but have been told they will have to surrender a huge sum to get him in January.
Real Madrid eye PSG defender Marquinhos
Spanish side have already contacted Brazilian
The Champions League holders are looking to sign a new leading centre-back who can offer stability over a long period of time.
El Pais reports that Los Blancos have put the 24-year-old Brazilian on top of their list of targets and have begun sounding him out over a potential move.
Kuba to pay Polish side to play for them
Jakub Blaszczykowski wants to return to his former side Wisla Krakow and will pay them to help escape financial trouble, Kicker reports.
Wisla Krakow are in serious trouble, however, and could have their licence taken away this month. Kuba is set to return, play for free and even inject some money into the club to help keep them afloat for the remainder of the season.
Man City to lose another young star?
The 18-year-old Wales international's current deal runs until 2020 and Guardiola is determined to keep him, meaning City may make another offer.
Arsenal & Barca to strike Suarez deal next week
The Gunners have been linked with the midfielder who has played just 17 minutes in La Liga this season and is anxious to leave Camp Nou.
Suarez is open to a reunion with his former Sevilla boss Unai Emery and hopes to find stability with the Premier League team.
Arsenal are said to want him on an initial loan with an option to buy, a proposition which will reportedly suit Barca.
Barca boss Valverde denies Neymar phone call
Ernesto Valverde has dismissed reports that Barcelona are working on re-signing Neymar.
It had been reported that the Paris Saint-Germain forward's father had been in touch with the Catalan side to organse a return to Camp Nou, which was denied by Neymar Sr.
And Valverde insists he has not received any phone call from Neymar's camp, even though his side are looking to sign a new attacker.
Bayern to request Morata loan
The Bavarian giants have been trying to sign Callum Hudson-Odoi from the Premier League outfit this month, but have seen their offers rejected.
Chelsea are hoping to bring in another striker themselves and have been linked with Gonzalo Higuain, meaning Morata could be made available for a move.
Bayern want to bring him in on loan this month and assess whether they want to land him on a permanent deal, and Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri is open to letting him leave.
Tottenham want De Jong to replace Eriksen
Interest in Ajax star keeps growing
But Spurs are ready to enter the race after reports Madrid have made Eriksen their top target and are preparing a bid for the summer.
Tottenham have told the Netherlands international's agent that he is guaranteed playing time in London and are willing to break their record transfer fee.
Man Utd make Simeone contact
Atletico boss eyed as Pochettino alternative
The Old Trafford side are looking for a long-term option to take the helm in the summer, with Mauricio Pochettino said to be the top candidate.
Tottenham are unlikely to let their boss go, however, and are weighing up other options. With Simeone's deal at Atletico expiring in 18 months, the Red Devils are looking to see if they can lure him away from the Spanish capital to take charge in Manchester.
Obiang nears €11m Fiorentina move
The midfielder will commit to a four-and-a-half-year contract with the Serie A side as negotiations near an end.
Barcelona eye Llorente as Suarez backup
The Catalan side need backup for Luis Suarez following the departure of Munir El Haddadi and see the 33-year-old as a reliable option.
Llorente is out of contract at the end of the season, so Barca are confident they can get him for a good fee in the winter window.
Real Madrid prepare Piatek swoop
The Serie A side are in Spain for a training camp and will take on German third division outfit Wurzburger Kickers on friendly, where representatives of the European champions will keep an eye on the superstar.
Piatek has netted 13 goals in 19 league appearances and has caught the eye of many clubs in Europe. While Napoli are prepared to challenge for his signature, Madrid are leading the race for the Poland international expected to cost upwards of €60 million (£58m/$75m).
Newport County want Man Utd's Poole on loan
The centre-back moved to Old Trafford four years ago as a teenager after becoming the youngest player to ever play for his former club.
But with the Old Trafford outfit looking to land a top centre-back this winter, Newport hope that can lure their former prospect back for the rest of the season.
FC Cincy want Boca's Rossi
Boca president confirms Marcone deal
Boca Juniors president Daniel Angelici has confirmed the Argentine club has agreed a deal to sign Ivan Marcone from Cruz Azul.
"Cruz Azul accepted the last proposal, we are starting the draft contract, if we agree on Monday, he will travel to get a medical check-up, Boca will transfer and start training with the school," he said in an interview with Diario Ole .
Minnesota United chasing Stade Reims defender
PSG looking at both Isco and Coutinho
French giants PSG will look to both Philippe Coutinho and Isco in the summer as the club prepare for their star men to leave, Don Balon claims.
Tuchel 'scared' new recruits won't arrive
PSG boss Thomas Tuchel seems a bit worried about the club's winter transfer business.
Having been promised a new signing, the French side's boss says he won't be able to sleep until one is actually landed.
"I hope [a new player will arrive], but I'm scared too [to not have him]. When I get this recruit, I'll sleep well," he told reporters.
Chelsea to activate Ake buyback clause
Ake, 23, left Stamford Bridge in 2017 after failing to establish himself in the first team.
But with Gary Cahill and David Luiz rumoured to be close to the exit at Chelsea, the defender has emerged as a real option to bolster the backline.
Read more: https://metro.co.uk/2019/01/12/chelsea-ready-activate-40m-buy-back-clause-bournemouth-star-nathan-ake-8338683/?ito=cbshare
Twitter: https://twitter.com/MetroUK | Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MetroUK/
Babel close to Fulham move
Fiorentina seal Obiang signing
Gattuso leaves door open for Higuain Chelsea move
It is up to Gonzalo Higuain to choose his Milan future amid reported interest from Chelsea, according to manager Gennaro Gattuso.
Though Milan have the option to buy at the end of the season, Higuain has reportedly been the subject of interest from Chelsea, who are managed by his old boss at Napoli, Maurizio Sarri.
Tottenham move for Sunderland's Maja
Manchester United add Southgate to shortlist
Fears Mauricio Pochettino will not join the club have grown strongerManchester United have added England manager Gareth Southgate to their shortlist over fears Mauricio Pochettino will remain at Tottenham, reports the Telegraph.
Pochettino remains the top choice of Ed Woodward, but it is not clear he would be willing to leave his post to join United.
Southgate is contracted with England through the 2022 World Cup, and is no guarantee to take the job either, as he may believe another top job will open up for him in the future.