HATEM Ben Arfa will return to Newcastle United tomorrow when Hull City visit St James’s Park in the Premier League.
However, as he is on loan, the Frenchman will be ineligible to face his parent club.
According to a report in one of today’s newspapers, Ben Arfa could yet have a future at Newcastle.
That is just one of the stories to have made the headlines, with Middlesbrough, Arsenal and Liverpool among the other clubs to feature prominently.
Nine clubs are interested in Middlesbrough midfielder Adam Reach, with Hull leading the chase. (Daily Mirror)
Ben Arfa could return to Newcastle from his loan spell at Hull if manager Alan Pardew leaves the club. (The Sun)
Arsenal and Liverpool are both considering making a bid for Real Madrid’s Isco in January. (Daily Express)
MK Dons midfielder Dele Alli, who has been linked with Liverpool and Bayern Munich, says his performance in the Capital One Cup win over Manchester United has inspired him to aim for a future move to the Premier League. (Daily Telegraph)
Arsenal could make a January offer for Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani. (Daily Express)
Bolton Wanderers want to sign Crystal Palace defender Paddy McCarthy on loan. (Daily Star)
Meanwhile, it is relatively quiet on the transfer front at Sunderland.