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Football Rumours on Tuesday 12th January 2021

last updated Tuesday 12th January 2021, 8:59 AM





TRANSFER RUMOURS

  • Arsenal are interested in signing Brighton's 24-year-old Mali midfielder Yves Bissouma, though a move is more likely in the summer.
    (Football London)


  • World Cup-winning France midfielder Steven N'Zonzi could have his loan stay with Rennes cut short, with Arsenal and Everton linked with the 32-year-old Roma man.
    (Foot Mercato)


  • Arsenal are no longer chasing the signature of Norwich midfielder Emi Buendia after the Championship club reportedly put a £40m price tag on the 24-year-old Argentine.
    (Daily Express)


  • Mikel Arteta has confirmed Arsenal are looking to snap up a goalkeeper to play second fiddle to Bernd Leno with Alex Runarsson failing to convince.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Tottenham could bring in 22-year-old Brazilian defender Eder Militao - wanted by Roma, AC Milan and Inter - on loan from Real Madrid with an option of a permanent move.
    (Corriere dello Sport)


  • Spurs have joined Leeds and Juventus in the pursuit for Stuttgart winger Nicolas Gonzalez, 22, with the Argentina international a target for the summer transfer window.
    (Athletic)


  • There may also be movement the other way for Spurs, with Valencia interested in signing 24-year-old England midfielder Harry Winks on loan.
    (Football London)


  • Brighton are confident they have beaten Newcastle United to the signing of Ecuadorian midfielder Moises Caicedo from Independiente del Valle.
    (Talksport)


  • Chelsea and Manchester United were among a host of Premier League sides interested in 19-year-old Caicedo, who is likely to be loaned out by the Seagulls.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Lyon's French striker Moussa Dembele is closing in on a move to Atletico Madrid after previously turning down the chance of a move to West Ham.
    (Sky Sports)


  • Dembele, 24, will initially join the La Liga side on loan, with an option to buy for £29.6m.
    (Goal)


  • Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko is set for a permanent move away from Stamford Bridge as the 26-year-old Frenchman continues to impress on loan at Napoli.
    (Daily Star)


  • Dutch defender Jetro Willems appears to have teased a return to Newcastle United from Eintracht Frankfurt, it comes after the 26-year-old had been strongly linked with another spell on Tyneside.
    (Chronicle)


  • Leeds United have been linked with Sampdoria's in-demand 22-year-old Norwegian defender Fredrik Andre Bjorkan.
    (Yorkshire Evening Post)


  • Burnley are set to make a move for Everton's 23-year-old Jonjoe Kenny, having previously missed out on bringing the former England Under-21s defender to Turf Moor.
    (Football Insider)


  • Leicester City forward Islam Slimani is to undergo a medical at Lyon on Tuesday ahead of completing his transfer.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Stoke City look to have won the race to sign Charlton Athletic midfielder Alfie Doughty, 21, ahead of rivals Bournemouth and Queens Park Rangers.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Premier League sides Everton, Leicester and Wolves have registered their interest in Middlesbrough's England youth international winger Marcus Tavernier, 21.
    (Teamtalk)


  • RB Leipzig's France international Dayot Upamecano, 22, is wanted by Bayern Munich, with the Bundesliga side now joining Chelsea and Manchester United in their pursuit of the defender.
    (Marca)


  • Juventus are in talks with Sassuolo about a move for 22-year-old Italian striker Gianluca Scamacca, who is currently out on loan at Serie A rivals Genoa.
    (Goal)



OTHER STUFF

  • Fulham have been irritated by the Premier League's plan to re-arrange their postponed fixture against Tottenham for Wednesday after Jose Mourinho's side's clash against Aston Villa was called off.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Arsenal have secured the long-term future of Rob Holding, tying him down on a deal that could run until 2025.
    (Daily Mail)


  • Talks have begun over postponing Leeds United's Premier League game against Southampton to avoid Shrewsbury Town being thrown out of the FA Cup.
    (Daily Telegraph)


  • The Scottish Football Association has imposed a temporary suspension of all football beneath the Scottish Championship for three weeks.
    (Sky Sports)




















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