Rumour Mill: New Prem suitor for Memphis, MLS move for Ibra?

Date published: Friday 16th December 2016 12:00

Everton have competition for Memphis Depay while Zlatan Ibrahimovic could cut short his stay at Manchester United, according to Friday’s rumours.

Arsenal

Alexis-Sanchez: Man City eyed move in 2014

Arsenal have offered Alexis Sanchez £9.3m a year to sign a new contract at Emirates Stadium, but the Gunners are still significantly short of meeting the 27-year-old Chile forward’s wage demands (Daily Mirror)

Pellegrini’s new club in China, Hebei China Fortune. are ready to offer a Sanchez a £500,000-a-week deal (Sun)

Manchester City would have signed Sanchez had it not been for Financial Fair Play regulations, according to former manager Manuel Pellegrini (ADN, via Daily Mirror)

Arsene Wenger declined to comment on reports that Arsenal were set to announce new contracts for Francis Coquelin and Olivier Giroud but said he hoped Kieran Gibbs would extend his contract (Evening Standard)

Arsenal prospect Dan Crowley looks set for a loan move to join Eredivisie outfit Go Ahead Eagles (Arsenal Mania)

Bournemouth

Everton will compete with West Ham to sign Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson, 24, in January (Daily Mirror)

Chelsea

Roma are willing to use players like Radja Nainggolan and Antonio Rüdiger in order to complete a deal to sign Cesc Fabregas next month, but face competition from Fenerbahce (Eniyitahmin)

Chelsea are ready to rest Hoffenheim’s resolve by launching a £30million bid for centre-back Niklas Sule (Daily Star)

Chelsea’s Spain midfielder Cesc Fabregas, 29, could follow Stamford Bridge team-mate Oscar to the Chinese Super League in the summer (Daily Mail)

Brazil midfielder Oscar, 25, will earn £400,000 a week after tax when he moves to China to join Shanghai SIPG in January (Times)

Everton

Gareth Barry, Leighton Baines and Mason Holgate have all signed contract extensions with Everton

Everton will compete with West Ham to sign Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson, 24, in January (Daily Mirror)

Everton and Tottenham could be going head-to-head for a second consecutive transfer window as Mauricio Pochettino has reportedly declared an interest in Manchester United winger Memphis Depay (Liverpool Echo)

Everton midfielder Ross Barkley told Tottenham would be “great career move” by former Hammers midfielder Kevin Nolan (Daily Mirror)

Leicester

Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has asked any want-away stars to speak to him directly if they would like to leave

Liverpool

Notts County are in such financial constraints that they are prepared selling one of their hottest young talents, Jack Bearne, to Liverpool (Squawka)

Liverpool could make a January move for Inter midfielder Gabigol (Daily Mirror)

Former Liverpool midfielder Joao Carlos Teixeira, 23, is set to join Brighton on loan after an indifferent start to the Portuguese’s time at Porto (Zero Zero)

Manchester City

Wayne Rooney’s oldest son, Kai, is attending Manchester City’s youth academy (Daily Mail)

Manchester City loanee Chidiebere Nwakali is currently stalling on an offer of contract extension as he seeks talks with Pep Guardiola (Own Goal Nigeria)

Manchester City would have signed Alexis Sanchez had it not been for Financial Fair Play regulations, according to former manager Manuel Pellegrini (ADN, via Daily Mirror)

Manchester City are set to make a new £20m bid for Benfica and Brazil goalkeeper Ederson Moraes, 23, next summer (Sun)

City manager Pep Guardiola is likely to name Ivorian midfielder Yaya Toure, 33, in his revised Champions League squad, following Ilkay Gundogan’s serious knee injury (Daily Express)

City’s Argentine defender Pablo Zabaleta, 31, says there have been no discussions with the club about extending his current contract, which runs out this summer (Manchester Evening News)

Manchester United

Zlatan Ibrahimvoic: A 'God-like' figure

Zlatan Ibrahimovic could opt to leave Manchester United for LA Galaxy at the end of the season (Sun)

Wayne Rooney’s oldest son, Kai, is attending Manchester City’s youth academy (Daily Mail)

Fenerbahçe have made an official bid for Memphis Depay and Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho will allow him to join the Turkish side (AmkSpor)

West Ham have reportedly demanded cash plus one of Manchester United’s top forwards in Anthony Martial if they are to part ways with Dimitri Payet (Le 10 Sport)

Payet has insisted he is focused on West Ham despite being linked with a move to Manchester United (Daily Express)

Former Manchester United and Bulgaria striker Dimitar Berbatov, 35, is to return to train with his old club to prepare himself for any potential Premier League interest (Manchester Evening News)

Manchester United’s France midfielder Paul Pogba, who joined for a world record £89m fee in August, misses life at Juventus, according to the Italian side’s Argentina striker Paulo Dybala

Southampton

Southampton are lining up a January move for Valencia’s £16.7m-rated Spanish midfielder Dani Parejo, 27 (Daily Star)

Southampton youngsters Harrison Reed and Jake Hasketh have signed new four-and-a-half-year contracts with the club

Stoke

Stoke City want to make 33-year-old goalkeeper Lee Grant’s loan from Derby County permanent – but the price tag could be a stumbling block (Telegraph)

Stoke boss Mark Hughes has vowed to spend wisely in the January transfer window

Tottenham

Everton midfielder Ross Barkley told Tottenham would be “great career move” by former Hammers midfielder Kevin Nolan (Daily Mirror)

Everton and Tottenham could be going head-to-head for a second consecutive transfer window as Mauricio Pochettino has reportedly declared an interest in Manchester United winger Memphis Depay (Liverpool Echo)

West Brom

West Brom midfielder Chris Brunt expects Baggies striker Salomon Rondon, 27, to be a transfer target for other clubs following his strong start to the season (Daily Star)

West Ham

Simone Zaza: Clause in his deal

Simone Zaza’s agent has said the Italy striker will end his West Ham loan and return to Juventus this winter (Juvenews)

West Ham have reportedly demanded cash plus one of Manchester United’s top forwards in Anthony Martial if they are to part ways with Dimitri Payet (Le 10 Sport)

Payet has insisted he is focused on West Ham despite being linked with a move to Manchester United (Daily Express)

Everton will compete with West Ham to sign Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson, 24, in January (Daily Mirror)

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