Rumour Mill: Arsenal want Morata; Chelsea join Xhaka race

Date published: Tuesday 19th January 2016 11:47

Alvaro Morata

Arsenal could sign Alvaro Morata, Chelsea want to snatch Granit Xhaka from under their rivals’ noses, while Liverpool have made a late attempt to sign Cristian Tello, according to today’s rumours.

Arsenal

– Juventus are willing to sell striker Alvaro Morata to Arsenal to fund a move to sign PSG forward Edinson Cavani (Gazzetta dello Sport)

– The Gunners want to sign Real Betis starlet Dani Ceballos, 19, in a £11.5million deal (Fichajes)

– Free agent Emmanuel Eboue says he would “love” to make a return to the Etihad Stadium (The Sun)

– Steve Bruce has expressed Hull City’s desire to sign on-loan Arsenal defender Isaac Hayden on a permanent deal (Hull Daily Mail)

– Aston Villa have agreed a £1.2million loan fee for Arsenal defender Mathieu Debuchy (footballinsider247)

Aston Villa

– Villa defender Joe Bennett is poised to join Sheffield Wednesday on loan (TEAMtalk)

– Remi Garde’s side have agreed a £1.2million loan fee for Arsenal defender Mathieu Debuchy (footballinsider247)

Chelsea

– Manchester United and Barcelona will battle for Chelsea star Eden Hazard, who is unhappy with life under Guus Hiddink, in the summer (Manchester Evening News)

– The Blues have joined Arsenal and Liverpool in the race for Borussia Mochengladbach midfielder Granit Xhaka (Bild)

– Chelsea could complete a £10million move to sign Brazil forward Alexandre Pato this week (Daily Express)

– Napoli want to raise Chelsea target Gonzalo Higuain’s release clause to £76million (Fichajes)

– Dinamo Zagreb manager Zoran Mamic has confirmed the club received a “great offer” from Chelsea for goalkeeper Adrian Semper (Daily Express)

Crystal Palace

– Alan Pardew is plotting a move to sign former Fenerbahce forward Moussa Sow from Al-Ahli (Le10Sport)

Everton

– West Ham have beaten Everton to the signature of 22-year-old Leeds right-back Sam Byram

Leicester City

– Manchester United have targeted Kasper Schmeichel as a potential replacement for David de Gea (The Sun)

– Watford are confident of beating Leicester and Newcastle to the signing of Rennes midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure (talkSPORT)

– The Foxes have shown an interest, alongside Sunderland and Swansea, in £10million-rated Roma striker Seydou Doumbia (Daily Mail)

Liverpool

– The Reds are lining up a shock move for QPR goalkeeper Rob Green to provide competition for Simon Mignolet (Daily Express/Daily Star)

– Jurgen Klopp has made a late attempt to sign Barcelona forward Cristian Tello, who is on loan at Porto (Tuttomercatoweb)

Manchester City

– Yaya Toure is “ready to listen to offers” to leave Manchester City in the summer (SportItalia)

– New City recruit Anthony Caceres has been immediately loaned out to Melbourne City (Manchester Evening News)

– Wilfried Bony’s agent says the striker will not leave the Etihad Stadium this month but the situation “could be reviewed” in the summer (Manchester Evening News)

Manchester United

– Manchester United have targeted Kasper Schmeichel as a potential replacement for David de Gea (The Sun)

– Barcelona and United will battle for Chelsea star Eden Hazard, who is unhappy with life under Guus Hiddink, in the summer (Manchester Evening News)

– The Red Devils will launch a big-money move to sign PSG forward Edinson Cavani to beat competition from Italy (Corriere Dello Sport)

– United have told AC Milan they can sign midfielder Marouane Fellaini for £19million this month (Calciomercato)

Newcastle United

– Mike Ashley is willing to splash the cash on Andros Townsend and Sadio Berahino to bring the Magpies’ spending to over £100million this season (Daily Mail)

– France midfielder Moussa Sissoko is a £25million target for Serie A side Napoli (Le Parisien)

Sunderland

– Swansea have told Sunderland they will not sell forward Andre Ayew this month (Daily Express)

– Black Cats striker Danny Graham is set to join Blackburn on loan until the end of the season (Sky Sports)

Swansea City

– Swansea have told Sunderland they will not sell forward Andre Ayew this month (Daily Express)

Tottenham

– Spurs have bid for Atletico Madrid striker Jackson Martinez but will have to up their offer to £26.6million for the 29-year-old (Marca)

Watford

– The Hornets are confident of beating Leicester and Newcastle to the signing of Rennes midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure (talkSPORT)

West Ham

– West Ham have beaten Everton to the signature of 22-year-old Leeds right-back Sam Byram

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