Roman Abramovich will break the bank in an attempt to outbid Manchester City and land Pep Guardiola as Chelsea’s new manager this summer with a contract worth more than £17m a year.
Manchester United have put Jose Mourinho on standby to take over as their manager with Louis van Gaal given the Christmas games to save his job.
Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes is confident none of his players will leave in January.
Manchester United’s American owners have been left with the final decision on whether to sack Louis van Gaal after Jose Mourinho agreed in principle to be their next manager having had talks to step in.
Manchester United have beefed up security for Louis van Gaal after fans at Old Trafford turned on him.
Roma striker Juan Manuel Iturbe is set to sign on loan at Watford for the rest of the season after holding official talks in a Starbucks in London.
Roman Abramovich has told Pep Guardiola he will give him anything he wants to take over at Chelsea next summer.
Riyad Mahrez will stay at Leicester for the rest of the season at least despite Manchester United and PSG keen to sign the player in January.
Fulham hope to unveil former Watford boss Slavisa Jokanovic as their new manager this week.
Sunderland are ready to bid £5m for QPR defender Steven Caulker, who is on a season-long loan at Southampton.
Arsenal have been dealt a blow in their pursuit of PSG’s Adrien Rabiot. After signing a four-year extension in 2014, he indicated he’d welcome a loan move, but the club’s president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has lambasted the 22-year-old for showing a lack of respect.
Jose Mourinho is willing to take a £16m pay cut to be the next Manchester United boss.
Chelsea will go all out to get Pep Guardiola as their next manager with Roman Abramovich only looking at other targets if he fails to convince the Bayern Munich manager to move to London.
Guus Hiddink held a secret meeting with Jose Mourinho hours before his first training session to get the lowdown on the Chelsea squad.
Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez has been denied a move to Arsenal despite having his bags packed for London.
Tottenham are keen on Leicester winger Riyad Mahrez, though a January bid is unlikely. Manchester United also want the Algerian star, scorer of 14 goals this season, despite Leicester’s insistence he won’t be sold in the window.
Spurs will move for Valencia striker Alvaro Negredo if they fail again in their bid to sign West Brom striker Saido Berahino.
Swansea are facing up to a managerless Christmas with hopes fading fast that they will land Marcelo Bielsa.
Fulham are closing in on Slavisa Jokanovic with the former Watford manager agreeing terms to take over at Craven Cottage.
Sir Alex Ferguson is helping decide Louis van Gaal’s Manchester United fate having met executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward and former chief executive David Gill for emergency talks at Old Trafford on Sunday.
Jose Mourinho will have to take a massive pay cut to land the Manchester United job. The ‘Special One’ would see his £12m salary at Chelsea slashed in half to match what Louis van Gaal currently earns at Old Trafford.
Tottenham are considering a switch for Valencia striker Alvaro Negredo if West Brom block their latest move for Saido Berahino.
Manchester City, Chelsea and Tottenham are all chasing Charlton’s 18-year-old Ademola Lookman who has netted three goals in seven games since making his debut last month.
Jurgen Klopp will refuse to hit the panic button in the January transfer window – despite Liverpool’s alarming slump.
Arsenal are weighing up a move for Basel’s Egyptian defensive midfielder Mohamed Elneny.
David Hasselhoff, in Glasgow for pantomime, has professed his love for Partick Thistle.
Fallen former Hibs, Celtic and Scotland striker Derek Riordan has made a plea for a new club on the business social media platform LinkedIn