Transfer rumours: Newcastle eye £20million defender, Sunderland ruled out of move plus Man United, Liverpool and Chelsea make the headlines

All the rumours from around the football world...
All the rumours from around the football world...

Newcastle United have been linked with a £20million move for Benfica's Argentine defender Lisandro Lopez, according to reports in Portugal.

Meanwhile, Sunderland will not be making a move for Manchester United full-back Guillermo Varela, who has just 12 months left on his Old Trafford deal. For this and more rumours, see below...