Newcastle United transfer news: Brazilian side to ‘cash in’ on £35m Newcastle target, Brighton ‘in talks’ with £20m Shakhtar star
Eddie Howe’s side are in Carabao Cup action tonight and next week against Southampton before returning to Premier League duties against West Ham next month.
We are now in the final seven days of the January transfer window and time is running out for clubs to get any deals over the line.
Newcastle United, who are in Carabao Cup semi final action tonight and next week against Southampton before returning to Premier League duties against West Ham next month, have been quiet in the window so far but may yet get some deals done before Deadline Day. Here are the Premier League transfer news stories making the headlines on Tuesday morning:
Wolves are reportedly ‘plotting’ a raid of their Black Country rivals West Brom for their right-back Ethan Ingram but could face competition for the Baggies’ EFL Championship rivals QPR (Football Insider)
Brighton are in talks to sign Ukraine centre-back Mykola Matviyenko from Shakhtar Donetsk in a deal that could be worth up to £20 million (Telegraph)
Bournemouth are attempting to hijack Southampton’s move to sign Villarreal winger Nicolas Jackson - the Saints are in advanced talks for the Senegal international who is valued around £22million (Daily Mail)
West Ham United are looking at FC Lorient striker Terem Moffi who is said to already be on his way to London after the two clubs agreed a deal (Give Me Sport via Mercato Plein)
Crystal Palace are in discussions with Stuttgart over a deal for midfielder Naouirou Ahamada - midfield is a priority area and the 20-year-old has been identified as a possible addition for Patrick Vieira (The Athletic)
Chelsea are planning a fresh move for Enzo Fernández after previously failing to agree a deal for the Benfica midfielder - his contract contains a £106m release clause and Benfica remain reluctant to sell the Argentina international for a lower fee (The Guardian)
Arsenal may have to choose between signing Weston McKennie and Ivan Fresneda with the Gunners linked to both players but Juventus could have a big say on their transfer business in the final week of the window (Express)
AC Milan technical director Paolo Maldini is in direct contact with the agent of Leeds United and Tottenham Hotspur transfer target Nicolo Zaniolo (Leeds Live via Alfredo Pedulla)
Athletico Paranaense are likely to cash in on £35 million wonderkid Vitor Roque with Premier League duo Newcastle United and West Ham keen on the so-called ‘new Ronaldo’ (HITC)