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Football Rumours on Monday 30th December 2019

last updated Monday 30th December 2019, 7:20 PM


  • Arsenal must make a significant offer to convince Atletico Madrid to sell France midfielder Thomas Lemar, 24, in January.

  • Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta hopes Granit Xhaka, 27, does not leave in January despite the Switzerland midfielder being linked with a move to German side Hertha Berlin.

  • Arsenal and Tottenham are prepared to pay £50m to sign French RB Leipzig centre-back Dayot Upamecano, 21, but could face competition from Manchester City.
    (Daily Star)

  • Manchester United made the biggest contract offer to Erling Braut Haaland but the Norway striker, 19, chose to sign with Borussia Dortmund to continue his development.

  • Former Manchester City and Swansea striker Wilfried Bony, 31, says he wants to return to a Championship club.
    (Daily Telegraph)

  • Olivier Giroud is a top target for West Ham as they prepare to let David Moyes spend big in January.

  • Barcelona will only consider re-signing Brazil forward Neymar, 27, as a replacement for Lionel Messi, 32, when the Argentine striker eventually decides to leave the club.

  • Manchester United are tracking Birmingham City's 16-year-old English midfielder Jude Bellingham.

  • Everton boss Carlo Ancelotti says he tracked Toffees forward Dominic Calvert-Lewin at previous clubs but was never able to sign the 22-year-old.
    (Liverpool Echo)

  • Fiorentina could end 27-year-old Leicester and Algeria winger Rachid Ghezzal's season-long loan early, with fellow Italian side Atalanta interested in taking over the move.
    (Leicester Mercury)

  • Atletico Madrid could move for Beijing Guoan striker Cedric Bakambu, 28, in January if they cannot sign first choice Edinson Cavani, 32, from Paris St-Germain.
    (Mundo Deportivo)

  • Real Madrid will not allow Colombia attacking midfielder James Rodriguez, 28, to leave in January.

  • Sunderland boss Phil Parkinson has confirmed the club are monitoring 19-year-old Bristol City striker Antoine Semenyo.

  • Stoke and Huddersfield are interested in forward Chris Willock, 21, who is on loan at West Brom from Portuguese side Benfica.
    (Daily Mail)

  • Chelsea boss Frank Lampard says the club are in talks with right-back Tariq Lamptey, 19, about a new deal, with his current contract expiring at the end of the season.

  • Newcastle boss Steve Bruce says he will not make January signings just to cover his side's mounting injury problems.
    (Daily Mail)

  • West Ham have confirmed the re-appointment of David Moyes as manager on an 18-month deal and he will get straight to work against Bournemouth on New Year's Day.
    (Sky Sports)

  • Stuart Pearce and Alan Irvine are set to join David Moyes on the coaching staff at West Ham.

  • Manuel Pellegrini's failure to reprimand Michail Antonio for his Christmas car crash was the final straw for West Ham's owners.
    (Daily Mirror)

  • West Ham sack director of football Husillos after signing £100m worth of flops.

  • Danny Ings could be in line for an England recall following his impressive form for Southampton.
    (Daily Mail)

  • Newcastle are working on a contract extension for midfielder Jonjo Shelvey, 27, whose current deal runs until 2021.

  • Abingdon Town of the Hellenic League Division One East refused to play the second half in their hugely anticipated local derby with Abingdon United after losing the first-half 8-0.
    (Sky Sports)

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