Another global superstar has been linked with a move to Newcastle United

Newcastle United transfer rumours: Barcelona forward is latest global superstar linked with Newcastle, former Toon striker lined up by Juventus

The latest round of Premier League fixtures are upon us as the January transfer window edges ever closer.

Ahead of the weekend’s matches, the big news is that a Leeds United star could be set to reject the chance to join Manchester United, who are keen to make a £60 million swoop, and that could open the door for a move to Liverpool.

Meanwhile, a Barcelona attacker is the latest global superstar to be linked with a move to Newcastle United while the Spanish side are eyeing a double swoop for a Manchester United duo.

Burnley boss Sean Dyche has dismissed rumours that a summer signing could be making a loan switch back to the Championship in January and Brighton have snapped up a young prospect from administration hit Derby County.

Also in the second tier, a former Newcastle United striker could be set for a sensational switch to Italian giants Juventus.

Ever since Aston Villa appointed Steven Gerrard as their new manager there have been rumours that he will return to former club Rangers in January for a transfer raid and another former Liverpool player is the latest name being linked.

Speaking of Merseyside favourites, a former Everton player is still going strong at 41 and has reignited his career… in the tenth tier of French football!

Here are Saturday’s Premier League transfer rumours:

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