• Inter Milan are leading Aston Villa and Newcastle in the race to sign Olivier Giroud from Chelsea this month.
  • Birmingham City are facing the prospect of another points deduction for breaching the English Football League's financial regulations.
  • Former midfielder Paul Ince has urged Manchester United to cash in on Paul Pogba and sell the disinterested star in the January transfer window.
  • Newcastle and Aston Villa have made enquiries about Brighton veteran forward Glenn Murray.
  • Burnley are among the clubs considering a move for Aberdeen centre-back Scott McKenna.
  • Liverpool are running the risk of losing Dutch midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum, as the 29-year-old enters the latter stages of his contract.
  • Manchester City have been watching Inter Milan's Slovakia defender Milan Skriniar who has also been targeted by Barcelona and Real Madrid.
  • Manchester United are interested in Newcastle's Sean Longstaff but Steve Bruce insists they have no intention to sell.
  • Rhian Brewster is set to complete his loan switch from Liverpool to Swansea in the next 24 hours.
  • Aston Villa are delaying a move for a new keeper to give No 2 Orjan Nyland a chance to establish himself.
  • Sheffield Wednesday are leading the race to sign Arsenal's Eddie Nketiah on loan this month.
  • Ross Barkley says he has learned "a big lesson" after being criticised by Frank Lampard for getting involved in an argument with a taxi driver in Liverpool three days before their Champions League match against Lille in October.