Arsenal are in talks to sign Borussia Dortmund and Gabon forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as a replacement 29-year-old Chile forward Alexis Sanchez. (Daily Mirror)
The Gunners are pressing ahead with a £53m move for 28-year-old Aubameyang. (Daily Mail)
And Jose Mourinho says he is "not confident but not unconfident" of bringing Sanchez to Manchester United. (Daily Mirror)
Chelsea have also entered the race for Sanchez but United are confident that offering Henrikh Mkhitaryan, 28, as part of the deal would make them favourites. (Daily Telegraph)
Swansea target Ryan Fredericks says he will snub a move to sign a new deal with Fulham. (Daily Star)
West Brom are offering £12m for Fulham's Scotland midfielder Tom Cairney, 26. (Sun)
Real Madrid and Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo, 32, wants to return to Manchester United. (As)
Midfielder Emre Can, 24, says he has not signed an agreement to join Juventus in the summer and that he is still talking to Liverpool about extending his stay at Anfield. (Times)
Swansea City have held talks with Atletico Madrid over deals to bring 30-year-old France forward Kevin Gameiro and Argentina midfielder Nicolas Gaitan, 29, to south Wales during the January window. (Wales Online)
Everton are trying to complete a £20m deal for 28-year-old Arsenal and England winger Theo Walcott this week. (Daily Mirror)
Bournemouth have approached Arsenal about bringing Walcott to the south coast on loan for the rest of the season. (Sun)
La Liga side Sevilla are confident of securing a loan move for 24-year-old Chelsea and Belgium striker Michy Batshuayi. (ESPN)
A move to the Premier League would interest 25-year-old Marseille and Guinea midfielder Bouna Sarr, who is a target for Leicester. (L'Equipe)
West Ham fear their England striker Andy Carroll has had his head turned by the prospect of a loan move to Chelsea. (Daily Mirror)
Alternatively, the Blues' bid to sign 29-year-old Carroll is set to fail with the Hammers only prepared to consider a permanent deal. (London Evening Standard)
French football expert Julien Laurens is "convinced" Paris-St Germain's 25-year-old Brazil forward Neymar and on-loan France striker Kylian Mbappe, 19, will one day become Real Madrid players. (BBC Radio 5 live)
Birmingham City are interested in signing Feyenoord's 27-year-old Dutch left-back Miquel Nelom. (Daily Mail)
Cardiff have held talks with Bournemouth over English striker Lewis Grabban, 30. (Bournemouth Echo)
Hearts' attempt to sign Go Ahead Eagles' 26-year-old Dutch striker Leon de Kogel is on hold after the two clubs failed to agree terms. (Daily Record)
Bologna and Italy forward Simone Verdi, 25, is expected to agree a move to Serie A rivals and leaders Napoli.
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Barnet have appointed Graham Westley as manager with the aim of keeping the Bees in the Football League. Barnet are bottom of League Two and have lost their last five league games. (Daily Mail)
New Stoke manager Paul Lambert will earn a £1m bonus if the Potters avoid relegation from the Premier League. (Daily Telegraph)
British financier Amanda Staveley is increasing her bid to buy out Newcastle owner Mike Ashley, with a new offer in excess of £300m.
New Wales boss Ryan Giggs is weighing up an approach to make former Manchester United team-mate Paul Scholes part of his backroom staff.
Tottenham have held further talks with Toby Alderweireld over a new contract. (Daily Mail)
Sunderland have offered to rip up the contract of £10million midfielder Jack Rodwell. The 26-year-old still has 18 months to run on the £70,000-per-week deal he signed when he joined from Manchester City in 2014. (Daily Mail)
Chelsea have moved closer to starting the £1billion redevelopment of Stamford Bridge after securing a council deal to bypass the right to light injunction row which has threatened to block their plans.