LONDON EVENING STANDARD
Chelsea are confident a £34m bid will see them succeed in signing John Stones from Everton.
Tottenham are undecided whether to make a third bid for Saido Berahino after having a £20m offer rejected by West Brom.
Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech says his side can still win the Premier League title despite a stuttering start to the season.
MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS
Manchester City are set to add Spain under-18 midfielder Aleix Garcia to their elite development squad in a £2.1m deal from Villarreal.
Ander Herrera will make his first Manchester united start of the season against Club Brugge in the Champions League tonight.
Besiktas say Liverpool are refusing to sell Lucas Leiva this transfer window.
Liverpool are said to be considering a movew for Borussia Dortmund winger Jakub Blaszczykowski.
AC Milan have only agreed to sign Liverpool’s Mario Balotelli after the striker agreed to sign a strict code of conduct. This includes, toning down his hairstyles, wearing clothes ‘in keeping with Milan’ and cutting out smoking.
Everton have agreed a loan deal with Swansea former Swansea midfielder Jonathan De Guzman,
Moussa Sissoko could return from injury to face Arsenal on Saturday.
Mehdi Abeid, who was recently sold to Panathinaikos, had a tough task on his hands becoming a first-team regular after the signing of Gini Wijnaldum, according to Steve McClaren.
Sunderland target Jason Denayer is set to move elsewhere and is in talks with Marseille and Galatasaray
Porto are interested in signing Sunderland outcast Ricky Alvarez according to reports.
Dick Advocaat has confirmed Sunderland are on the look-out for defenders after conceding three goals against League Two Exeter City in the Capital One Cup.
Aston villa striker Libor Kokac has rejected a move to Celtic but could still leave the club before the end of the transfer window.
Villa have no interest in Roma midfielder Adem Ljajic despite reports linking him to the club.
EXPRESS AND STAR
West Brom will tell Tottenham to pay up or shut up after rejecting a second bid for striker Saido Berahino worth a possible £21m.
Crewe have signed Liverpool youngster Harry Wilson on a youth loan deal until January 5.
Jon Walters has said the contract offer made by Stoke City has not shown that the club want to keep him.
Southampton target Virgil van Dijk has admitted he would consider leaving Celtic following their defeat in the Champions League play-offs.
Defender Liam Moore was watched by Leeds manager Uwe Rossler during their Capital Cup win over Bury. Several Championship clubs are believed to be chasing the 22-year-old.
YORKSHIRE EVENING POST
Atlanta and Bologna are being linked with a move for Leeds United defender Giuseppe Bellusci.
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe is still chasing one or two more signings but is “not losing any sleep” over the transfer deadline.
Brighton Hove Albion are interested in signing Matej Vydra on loan from Waford but are not alone in chasing the forward.
Norwich City manager Alex Neil was reportedly in France at the weekend to watch Marseille’s Nicolas Nkoulou.
Derk Boerrigter’s unhappy stint at Celtic could soon be over following reports he could be on his way back to Holland.