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Adel Taarabt is so desperate to leave Queens Park Rangers for AC Milan in January that the midfielder has told them he is willing to take a pay-cut.
Seydou Doumbia is on the list of forwards Tottenham are considering for the January transfer window.
Hugo Lloris believes that winning that Capital One Cup would give Tottenham the confidence boost they need to challenge the top clubs in England.
Crystal Palace could be allowed to delay Mile Jedinak’s departure to the Asian Cup so he can play against Aston Villa on New Year’s Day.
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Wayne Rooney has hailed Manchester United No.1 David de Gea as “the best in the world”.
Man City defender Bacary Sagna has again aired his willingness to play at centre-back.
Jamie Redknapp says it would be “madness” to sack Brendan Rodgers as he insisted Liverpool FC need to keep faith with their under-fire manager.
Alan Pardew has confirmed Hatem Ben Arfa still has no future at Newcastle United – despite his loan deal being terminated at Hull City.
Newcastle United star Jonas Gutierrez is back training with the first team and could be back in the team within a fortnight.
Gus Poyet’s long-term objective is to have a January transfer window where Sunderland can look to the future.
Steven Fletcher is eager to play his part in a record-breaking fourth successive derby victory after missing both of Sunderland’s last two St James’s Park triumphs.
Carson Yeung has been refused bail ahead of his appeal against money-laundering conviction next March.
Saido Berahino will be a key player for Albion this season – despite the club shelving talks over a bumper new contract.
Stoke City chairman Peter Coates has hit back at claims manager and board are at odds over the future of Peter Crouch.
Burnley’s Danny Ings said he was avoiding speculation about his future after Dutch giants Ajax became the latest club to be linked with a move for him.
Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer could make at least one addition to his squad in January – despite the club being hit by a New Year transfer embargo.
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Joe Ledley has revealed that he is not training every day – to make sure he can play for Crystal Palace.
Nottingham Forest must build a promotion push without any more big money signings financed by ambitious owner Fawaz Al Hasawi.
Reading captain Jem Karacan has led the tributes to former boss Nigel Adkins.