Newcastle United eye double January swoop as Steve Bruce is urged to sanction player's exit – gossip

The January transfer window is just around the corner, giving Newcastle United and their Premier League rivals the chance to strengthen.

Monday, 7th December 2020, 7:59 am
Latest Premier League gossip.

In little over three weeks’ time, the winter window will re-open, so it’s no surprise to see an increase in transfer speculation.

As always, we’re sharing the latest news and gossip from around the web – so scroll and click through the pages to see what features:

Burnley manager Sean Dyche has emerged as a shock contender for the managerial position at Derby County. (Derbyshire Live via The Sun)

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Charlie Taylor is close to agreeing a new contract at Turf Moor with his current deal set to expire at the end of the season. (Daily Telegraph)
Arsenal have asked Manchester City to keep them informed about the availability of John Stones with Mikel Arteta a big fan of the player. (90min)
West Ham, Crystal Palace, Fulham and Southampton are keen on £15m-rated Vitoria Guimaraes’ former Tottenham winger Marcus Edwards. (TEAMTalk)
Juventus star Paulo Dybala has been offered to Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea, Tottenham, Manchester City and Arsenal. (90min)
England right-back Kieran Trippier is on the radar of Manchester United as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer looks to strengthen that area. (Daily Telegraph)
Former Leeds United defender Danny Mills believes Pablo Hernandez's time at Elland Road may be coming to an end due to his age and injuries. (Football Insider)
Steve Bruce should send Matty Longstaff out on loan in January if he isn’t going to play him, former Sunderland striker Kevin Phillips believes. (Football Insider)
Fulham and Newcastle United are considering a move for Schalke midfielder Nabil Bentaleb following his indefinite suspension at the Bundesliga club. (Daily Mirror)
Newcastle United are ready to rival West Ham for Montpellier striker Gaetan Laborde, who is available for a cut-price of £10.8m. (L’Equipe)