Manchester United striker wanted by Arsenal as Moyes lines up club record bid for midfielder

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ARSENAL are in the hunt for a new striker this month – and have been linked with a move for Javier Hernandez.

The Manchester United man is behind Wayne Rooney, Robin van Persie and Danny Welbeck at Old Trafford.

And according to, Arsenal are preparing a January bid for the Mexico striker, 25.

Other transfer stories today:

Turkish club Besiktas are trying to prise defender Joleon Lescott away from Manchester City but manager Manuel Pellegrini does not want him to leave. Full story: Daily Mirror

Jose Mourinho has left the door open for Juan Mata to quit Chelsea this month, despite insisting he doesn’t want the Spaniard to leave. Full story: Metro

Manchester United are considering a club record bid to sign Juventus’ Chilean midfielder Arturo Vidal, 26. Full story: Daily Mirror

Crystal Palace boss Tony Pulis is lining up a £2.5m bid for Blackburn defender Scott Dann, 26. Full story: Daily Mirror

Manchester United boss David Moyes is closing in on Dinamo Zagreb’s £6m-rated striker Robert Muric, 17, for a bargain £300,000 Full story: Daily Mail