Transfer rumours - Newcastle send scouts to Champions League clash plus Man United, Man City & Chelsea hit the headlines

Andreas Samaris goes shoulder-to-shoulder with Manchester United's Marcus Rashford
Andreas Samaris goes shoulder-to-shoulder with Manchester United's Marcus Rashford

Newcastle United were again represented at Benfica's midweek Champions League home defeat to Basel.

Rafa Benitez was linked with a summer move for Greek international Andreas Samaris, who played the first 63 minutes of the encounter. Winger Andrija Živković has also been monitored by a number of clubs ahead of the winter window. For this and more rumours, see below...