MANCHESTER United look set for more transfer misery in January.
Athletic Bilbao president Josu Urrutia considers the subject of Ander Herrera to be ‘closed’ after Manchester United were linked with a renewed bid for the midfielder – Sky Sports
Joey Barton claims he told Queens Park Rangers to sign West Brom loan star Morgan Amalfitano before his move to The Hawthorns – Sky Sports
According to Spanish media reports, Real Madrid are set to move for controversial striker Suarez.
Intereconomia claims the 26-year-old is still determined to leave Anfield and believes a £41m deal to replace the out-of-form Karim Benzema at Real Madrid could be sealed in January.
Meanwhile, Chelsea have been linked with a move for French international Benzema in January, according to the Daily Express.
Elsewhere, Manchester United midfielder Adnan Januzaj’s agent has confirmed to the Daily Mail that “several European clubs” are interested in signing the 18-year-old after talks on extending his contract at Old Trafford stalled. Juventus and Manchester City are among those monitoring the Belgian.
And another Man United youngster, Michael Keane, could be on his way out of Old Trafford.
Steve McClaren is set to make Keane, 20, his first signing as Derby manager in a loan deal, reports the Sun.
Other transfer stories:
Italian champions Juventus are targeting Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku, 20, who is on a season-long loan at Everton. Full story: Daily Mirror
Arsenal and Manchester City face a battle to convince 24-year-old forward Marco Reus to leave Borussia Dortmund, according to the German side’s chief executive. Full story: Daily Star
Out-of-favour Blues midfielder Kevin De Bruyne, 22, is a target of his former club Werder Bremen. Full story: the Sun (subscription required)
Borussia Dortmund are lining up a January move to re-sign Manchester United’s 24-year-old midfielder Shinji Kagawa. Full story: Metro