SINCE the January transfer window opened, little concrete transfer business has been done.
Premier League clubs are expected to wait until towards the end of the month before making their moves, although some big deals are said to be in the offing.
Today, there has again been much more in the way of rumours than news, but transfers remain a subject on many lips.
The likes of Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool, Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur featured prominently today.
Aston Villa may have to wait until the summer to sign Tom Cleverley from Man United on a permanent basis. (Daily Mail)
Crystal Palace have completed the loan signing of Arsenal striker Yaya Sanogo.
Raheem Sterling is set to sign a new deal at Liverpool after receiving assurances about manager Brendan Rodgers’ future. (Metro)
Swansea City want to sign Newcastle United striker Papiss Demba Cisse as a replacement for Manchester City-bound Wilfried Bony. (Daily Telegraph)
Leeds United defender Scott Wootton could join Rotherham United on a permanent deal after his loan spell ended. (Sky Sports)
Arsenal are the favourites to sign Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho, ahead of Chelsea and Man United. (Daily Star)
Man United could make a £25m bid for Southampton midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin. (Daily Express)
Arsenal are ready to increase their bid for 17-year-old Legia Warsaw midfielder Krystian Bielik, although Hamburg are also interested. (The Times)
Aston Villa are interested in West Ham United’s unwanted midfielder Ravel Morrison. (talkSPORT)
However, Morrison could be set to swap the Hammers for Lazio. (Daily Mirror)
Liverpool are ready to sell midfielder Lucas to Napoli if they are able to sign Fabian Delph from Aston Villa. (Daily Mirror)
Real Madrid full-back Alvaro Arbeloa will turn down Arsenal and Chelsea to rejoin Liverpool. (Daily Express)
Arsenal have been sounded out over a move for Swansea striker Bafetimbi Gomis. (Daily Mail)
Juventus and Inter Milan have enquired about Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Paulinho. (talkSPORT)
Paris Saint-Germain are ready to make a huge summer bid for Man United’s Angel Di Maria. (Daily Star)
Mario Balotelli could be another player set to leave Anfield, with Juventus interested in signing him on a loan deal, with the option to turn it permanent for £14m in the summer. (The Times)
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi admits he doesn’t know where he will be playing next season, which has alerted Man United. (The Guardian)
Man United are also considering a bid for Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller, who is keen on a transfer. (Daily Star)
Tottenham striker Emmanuel Adebayor wants a move to Parma. (London Evening Standard)
Everton boss Roberto Martinez insists the likes of Seamus Coleman – who has been linked with Man United – will not be sold this month. (The Sun)
West Ham are close to signing Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Jean-Kevin Augustin. (talkSPORT)
Aston Villa are set to sign Valencia midfielder Carles Gil, and also want Man City’s Scott Sinclair. (Birmingham Mail)
Meanwhile, it is relatively quiet on the transfer front at Sunderland.