ARSENAL returned to winning ways in the Premier League on Saturday with a 4-1 victory over Newcastle United.
However, their hopes of winning the title this season are extremely slim, and according to a report in one of today’s newspapers, they are already planning their future transfer business.
That is just one of the stories to have made the headlines, though, with Manchester United, Liverpool and Chelsea among the other clubs to feature.
Arsenal are plotting a double swoop on Serie A in January for Roma striker Mattia Destro and Napoli midfielder Marik Hamsik, but will need to sell first. (Metro)
Man United want to sign unsettled Fiorentina winger Juan Cuadrado, who starred in the World Cup for Colombia. (Daily Star)
Chelsea striker Fernando Torres – who is on loan at AC Milan – is wanted by former club Atletico Madrid, if he is available for free. (Daily Mail)
Roma will not sell Man United and Chelsea target Kevin Strootman in January. (Daily Express)
Tottenham Hotspur are expected to loan out striker Emmanuel Adebayor next month. (Daily Mirror)
Liverpool are considering bidding for Norwich City goalkeeper John Ruddy as a replacement for Simon Mignolet. (Daily Star)
Alex Song wants to make his loan from Barcelona to West Ham United permanent. (Daily Mirror)
Meanwhile, it is relatively quiet on the transfer front at Newcastle United and Sunderland.