THE pressure on Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger intensified over the weekend when his side fell to a 3-2 loss at Stoke City.
Many Gunners fans called for Wenger’s head, but according to a report in one of today’s newspapers, the club could be set for a major boost in January.
That is just one of the stories to have made the headlines, though, with Manchester United, Arsenal and Liverpool among the clubs to feature.
Edinson Cavani wants to join Arsenal from Paris Saint-Germain in January. (Metro)
Palermo striker Paulo Dybala is set to sign a new contract, which would disappoint interested clubs Man United, Arsenal and Liverpool. (Daily Star)
Manchester City are eyeing Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba – formerly of Man United – as a long-term replacement for Yaya Toure. (The Sun)
Samir Nasri has admitted his future at Man City is uncertain. (Daily Mail)
Atletico Madrid have insisted Man United target Diego Godin is not for sale. (Daily Star)
Man United would have to pay Godin’s £28.5m release clause to sign the defender in January. (Daily Express)
Defender Winston Reid has demanded a huge pay rise to stay at West Ham United, and is out of contract at the end of the season. The Hammers could sell him in January, with Arsenal and Liverpool both interested. (Daily Mirror)
Liverpool will have to pay £4m to sign Benfica right-back Maxi Pereira. (Daily Mirror)
West Ham striker Diafra Sakho is a target for Liverpool, with the Reds trying to sell Mario Balotelli. (Metro)
Arsenal scout Gilles Grimandi has been watching Monaco left-back Layvin Kurzawa, who is rated at £15m. (Daily Mail)
Meanwhile, it is relatively quiet on the transfer front at Newcastle United and Sunderland.