Ranieri wants Matip at Fulham
Claudio Ranieri will make a January raid on Liverpool for Joel Matip one of his top transfer priorities as Fulham boss.
The former Cameroon international centre-half finds himself down the defensive pecking order at Anfield but may be offered the chance to take on a fresh Premier League challenge in west London.
Chelsea open to offers for Cahill
Chelsea are willing to listen to offers for Gary Cahill in January
The experienced defender has previously expressed a wish to see out his contract at Stamford Bridge, but the Blues are prepared to let him leave on loan during the winter window.
Madrid set to land Exequiel Palacios this winter
Exequiel Palacios will be Real Madrid’s first signing this winter
The River Plate midfielder, 20, continues Madrid’s strategy of trying to bring young talent to the club.
Palacios has been playing in the Argentine top flight since he was 17 and the report claims he will sign a deal until the summer of 2024.
Chelsea leading the race for Pulisic
The London club has the edge on rivals for the USMNT star
Christian Pulisic has admitted that he is open to making a move to the Premier League and Chelsea are leading the chase.
The USMNT star has refused to talk about a contract extension with Borussia Dortmund and the report claims that the London outfit are ready to move for his services next summer.
Roma to bid for Young in January
Roma are set to make a bid for Manchester United defender Ashley Young in January
The 33-year-old’s contract expires at the end of the season, and United have offered the England international a new one-year deal.
But the Serie A side will look to bring Young to Italy by making United an offer in January.
No new contract upcoming for Robertson
Liverpool have not had talks with left-back Andy Robertson over a contract extension, according to the Liverpool Echo
Reports have suggested the Reds were set to reward the 24-year-old for his meteoric rise by extending his current deal, which has three and a half years remaining.
However, no talks are planned this season, as Robertson’s heavily incentivised current deal has seen him rewarded for his ascension to Liverpool’s starting lineup.
Barcelona interested in bringing back Olmo
Barcelona are tracking Dinamo Zagreb winger Dani Olmo with an eye toward bringing him back to the club.
Olmo was at Barcelona from age nine to 16 before moving to Croatia, where he has become a key member of his team and earned a call-up to Spain’s U-21 side.
Manchester United, Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund are also tracking the 20-year-old, who could cost at least €25 million (£22m/$28m).
Mourinho wants to keep Darmian at Man Utd
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho wants to keep defender Matteo Darmian at the club at least until the end of the season.
The Italy international is keen to depart Old Trafford in January after making just one appearance so far this season.
But Mourinho wants to keep Darmian for cover at left-back and right-back, with the manager having fitness concerns over Antonio Valencia and Diogo Dalot.
Real Madrid ready to swoop for Neymar or Mbappe
PSG could be forced to sell one of their stars due to Financial Fair Play
Real Madrid are preparing to swoop for Neymar or Kylian Mbappe, with Paris Saint-Germain potentially having to sell one of the two stars.
UEFA are currently investigating PSG’s acquisitions of Neymar and Mbappe, whose big-money moves could have been in breach of Financial Fair Play regulations.
If PSG are forced to sell then Madrid are ready to pounce, with Neymar believed to be more likely to leave the Parisians than Mbappe.
Everton want Smalling on free transfer
Everton want to sign Manchester United defender Chris Smalling on a free transfer in the summer.
The 28-year-old’s deal at Old Trafford expires at the end of the season, and United have the option to extend it an additional 12 months.
If United do extend Smalling’s deal, the Toffees will still look to purchase the defender in the winter transfer window.