AGUERO TO LEAVE MAN CITY
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero could leave the club due to his frosty relationship with manager Pep Guardiola, Marca reports.
His fee is expected to be around the €70 million mark, with Real Madrid monitoring the Argentina international’s situation.
MAN CITY EYE €56M BUSQUETS
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is ready to raid former club Barcelona to sign midfielder Sergio Busquets, reports Don Balon .
The 29-year-old has a €200 million release clause at Camp Nou, but Guardiola believes that a bid of €56m will be enough to convince Barca to sell him to the Premier League leaders. Busquets’ contract runs until 2021, but Philippe Coutinho’s imminent arrival in La Liga could pave the way for the Spain international to move to City.
JESE HEADING BACK TO LAS PALMAS
Jese Rodriguez is set to return to Las Palmas in January, according to Marca .
The Paris Saint-Germain attacker has been on loan at Stoke in the first half of the campaign, but after a strong start has featured less regularly.
Moreover, the 24-year-old’s personal situation is unstable, which means he favours a return back to Spain.
MAN UTD ADD KLUIVERT TO SHORTLIST
Manchester United have added Justin Kluivert to their shortlist of January targets, according to Yahoo Sport .
The 18-year-old son of Dutch legend Patrick has just 18 months left on his contract, but Thomas Lemar, Malcom and Christian Pulisic are also under consideration as Jose Mourinho looks to add a winger to his squad.
ARSENAL SUFFER N’ZONZI SETBACK
Arsenal have suffered a setback in their pursuit of Sevilla midfielder Steven N’Zonzi due to the sacking of coach Eduardo Berizzo, according to the Daily Mirror .
The Gunners hoped to take advantage of the former Blackburn Rovers and Stoke City midfielder’s ongoing dispute with Berizzo, but with the Argentine now out of the job, N’Zonzi could be in line to stay in La Liga.
BOURNEMOUTH REJECT WEST HAM’S ARTER BID
Bournemouth have turned down an £8 million bid from West Ham for midfielder Harry Arter, according to the Daily Express .
New Hammers manager David Moyes had singled out the Republic of Ireland international as a January target, but has seen his first offer rebuffed by the Cherries, who may be willing to sell if West Ham increase their bid.
ARSENAL BATTLE MAN UTD FOR RUGANI
Arsenal have entered the race to sign Juventus defender Daniele Rugani, but face competition from Manchester United, the Sun reports.
The Gunners are willing to pay £34.5 million for the 23-year-old in order to tempt him to the Premier League, but will have to battle Jose Mourinho’s side for his signature.
MAN UTD READY £25M SESSEGNON BID
Manchester United want 17-year-old Fulham left-back Ryan Sessegnon and are prepared to spend £25 million to bring him to Old Trafford, according to the Guardian .
Jose Mourinho is a keen admirer of the England Under-19 international and is willing to sell Luke Shaw to help finance a move. Tottenham, Liverpool and Real Madrid are also monitoring Sessegnon’s progress, and thus United are eager to make a January bid.
ARSENAL TARGET SERIE B WINGER
Arsenal have entered the race to sign Netherlands winger Alessio Da Cruz from Serie B side Novara, according to Sky Italia .
The 20-year-old moved to Italy from Twente in the summer and his performances in the Italian second tier have attracted the attention of the Gunners, as well as Inter Milan and Liverpool.