Newcastle, Everton, West Ham and Villa among clubs fighting for Man United winger while Arsenal track Madrid forward

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NEWCASTLE United are one of a number of clubs looking to battle it out for Manchester United’s Wilfried Zaha.

Newcastle, Everton, Stoke, West Brom, West Ham, Aston Villa, Swansea and Cardiff are monitoring the situation of Zaha, 21, at Manchester United – Full story: Daily Telegraph

Chelsea join Manchester United, Tottenham and Arsenal in pursuit of Inter Milan centre-back Andrea Ranocchi, 25 – Full story: Daily Star

Arsenal are tracking Atletico Madrid forward Diego Costa, 25, who has a £32m release clause in his contract with the Spanish club – Full story: Daily Mail

Real Madrid want to make a bid for Liverpool striker Luis Suarez, 26, next summer – Full story: Daily Star

Manchester City and Arsenal have been sounded out by agents regarding Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas, 32 – Full story: Daily Mirror

Swansea, Reading and QPR are monitoring Manchester City midfielder Abdisalam Ibrahim, 22 – Full story: Daily Mirror

Seattle Sounders forward Clint Dempsey, 30 is lining up a loan return to Fulham during the Major League Soccer off-season – Full story: Daily Mail

Swansea’s Michu has called on his club to sign Liverpool’s Spanish forward Iago Aspas, 26, on loan in January – Full story: Daily Mirror

Other gossip

Former Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas, 36, did not approve four of Spurs’ seven summer signings and asked chairman Daniel Levy not to buy them – Full story: Daily Mail

Villas-Boas has emerged as a contender for the vacant West Bromwich Albion job, along with former Liverpool coach Mauricio Pellegrino and Martin Jol – Full story: Express and Star