WITH the transfer window getting nearer to reopening, the Premier league’s big clubs continue to be linked with a host of players.
Here’s the pick of the transfer stories today.
Liverpool face competition to land Paris St-Germain’s 24-year-old midfielder Javier Pastore, as Roma and Lyon are also chasing the Argentine. Full story: Talksport
Real Madrid will try to sign Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero, 25, for £48m next summer. Full story: Sun on Sunday (subscription based)
Hull City are looking at Serbia international striker Filip Djordjevic, 26, as a potential solution to their goalscoring problems. Djordjevic plays in France for Nantes. Full story: Hull Daily Mail
LA Galaxy striker Robbie Keane will not be allowed to go out on loan to a Premier League club during January and February. The 33-year-old played seven games for Aston Villa during Major League Soccer’s close season in 2012. Full story: MLS Soccer.com
Manchester City right-back Micah Richards, 25, will consider his future at the club because of his lack of first-team chances. Full story: Sunday Telegraph
West Brom’s Congolese midfielder Youssouf Mulumbu, 26, has hinted he could be on the move in January after revealing that several clubs have enquired about him. Full story: Talksport
Manchester United are ready to offer Dundee United £3m plus three pre-season friendlies for Ryan Gauld, 17, who is also interesting Spanish giants Real Madrid. Full story: Sunday Mirror
West Ham manager Sam Allardyce says the club made bids for Romelu Lukaku, on loan at Everton; Newcastle loan signing Loic Remy; Chelsea’s Demba Ba; and Stoke’s Marko Arnautovic during the last transfer window. Full story: Mail on Sunday