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Football Rumours on Thursday 24th December 2020

last updated Thursday 24th December 2020, 8:59 AM





TRANSFER RUMOURS

  • Arsenal are interested in signing Real Madrid and Brazil forward Vinicius Jr, 20, on loan in January, but have decided against signing his team-mate and Spain midfielder Isco, 28, who is set to join Juventus.
    (Daily Star)


  • Arsenal flop Shkodran Mustafi could be set for a shock January move to Barcelona.
    (Sun)


  • Graham Potter says Brighton have not received any approaches for Yves Bissouma and has questioned the reliability of media reports linking him with other clubs.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Chelsea have joined the race for Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Braut Haaland, 20, but Manchester City consider themselves as favourites to sign the Norwegian striker.
    (90 min)


  • Manchester United's hopes of signing Haaland could be weakened because of their relationship with his agent Mino Raiola, meaning Everton striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin, 23, could be an alternative for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side.
    (Daily Mirror)


  • Chelsea intend to free up funds to sign Haaland, and West Ham and England midfielder Declan Rice by selling seven players: England's Ross Barkley, 27, Spaniard Marcos Alonso, 29, Germany's Antonio Rudiger, 27, Denmark's Andreas Christensen, 24, Italian Jorginho, 29, England's Danny Drinkwater, 30, and Nigeria's Victor Moses, 30.
    (Sun)


  • Paris St-Germain are looking at signing Rudiger, with the defender finding first-team opportunities hard to come by at Stamford Bridge.
    (Le Parisien)


  • Liverpool are interested in signing Real Madrid and Brazil defender Eder Militao, 22, while Argentine free agent Ezequiel Garay, 34, is also set to join Jurgen Klopp's side.
    (Todofichajes)


  • Inter Milan have confirmed Christian Eriksen is on the January transfer market just a year after joining the club.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Derby County boss Wayne Rooney wants to make former Manchester United and England team-mate Phil Jones, 28, his first signing, although the Rams could face competition from West Brom and Burnley.
    (Metro)


  • Everton and Wolves are set to challenge AC Milan for Strasbourg and France defender Mohamed Simakan, 20, who is available for around £20 million.
    (Tutto Mercato Web)


  • There could be a potential departure from Everton for 29-year-old Turkey forward Cenk Tosun, with Dutch side Feyernoord interested.
    (Footballoranje.com)


  • Goalkeeper Loris Karius, 27, could return to Liverpool, with Union Berlin considering ending his loan spell early with the German making just one appearance since the start of the season.
    (Sun)


  • Barcelona are trying to convince Spain midfielder Riqui Puig to sign a new contract, but with a departure looking more likely Manchester City and Bayern Munich are both interested in the 21-year-old.
    (Fichajes)


  • Manchester United are set to beat RB Leipzig and AC Milan to the signing of 19-year-old Independiente del Valle and Ecuador midfielder Moisés Caicedo for £4.5m.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Brentford are in talks with Finland forward Marcus Forss, 21, about extending his contract with both Tottenham Hotspur and Borussia Dortmund supposedly interested.
    (Team Talk)


  • Club Bruges are pushing to sign Aston Villa striker Mbwana Samatta, 28, despite the fact the Tanzania international is on loan at Turkish side Fenerbahce.
    (Sport Witness)


  • Inter Miami's Lewis Morgan, 24, could be available for £2m with Sheffield United and Reading both interested in the Scottish winger.
    (Daily Mail)



MANAGEMENT STUFF

  • Ian Holloway has resigned as manager of League Two club Grimsby after a year in charge, the fall out has appeared to put the club's takeover in doubt.
    (Sky Sports)



OTHER STUFF

  • Manchester United will welcome Manchester City to Old Trafford in the Carabao Cup semi-finals while Tottenham host Championship side Brentford.
    (Sky Sports)


  • England and Tottenham football star Danny Rose is under arrest tonight after a high-speed crash at 4am.
    (Sun)


  • Kieran Trippier has been suspended for 10 weeks and fined £70,000, following misconduct in relation to breaches of the FA's betting rules.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Manchester United will extend Jesse Lingard's contract to ensure the midfielder cannot leave for nothing in 2021.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Manchester United are planning to offer Mason Greenwood a new contract in 2021.
    (Daily Mail)


  • A consortium led by Egyptian businessman Mohamed El Kashashy and solicitor Chris Farnell has pulled out of talks to buy Burnley.
    (Sky Sports)




















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