LONDON EVENING STANDARD
Leicester want Loic Remy to boost their Premier League title bid and have had a £7.6m bid rejected for the Chelsea striker.
Chelsea have agreed to pay Alexandre Pato the £30,000-a-week wages he was receiving at Corinthians and an option is in place to sign the Brazilian for £12m in the summer.
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has revealed he would only return to the Premier League to play for Liverpool
Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish has revealed he sought reassurances over Emmanuel Adebayor’s character before agreeing to sign him for the rest of the season.
MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS
Trevor Sinclair has urged former club Manchester City to sign a centre-back to fill the void left by injured captain Vincent Kompany.
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal will not step aside to allow Jose Mourinho to take over at Old Trafford.
Meanwhile, former Chelsea goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer believes Manchester United must appoint Jose Mourinho as manager.
Brendan Rodgers believes Luis Suarez could eventually return to Anfield, saying the Uruguayan forward “absolutely loved” his time at Liverpool.
Leeds United want to take Aiden McGeady on loan from Everton.
Florian Thauvin has been told he is still wanted at Newcastle United – but the 23-year-old could still quit the Magpies this month.
Sunderland have revived their interest in centre-back Lamine Kone, with Sebastian Coates set to leave the Stadium of Light.
The Black Cats face competition to land transfer targets Mathieu Debuchy and Seydou Doumbia, according to reports.
Sunderland are eyeing a double defensive signing before Monday’s transfer deadline by bringing in Lorient centre-half Lamine Kone and Arsenal full-back Mathieu Debuchy.
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Mohamed Diame is attracting the interest of Crystal Palace, according to reports.
SOUTH WALES EVENING POST
Gerhard Tremmel could be on the verge of a move to Werder Bremen, with reports in Germany suggesting the deal will be done before the weekend.
Swansea are again being linked to Chievo striker Alberto Paloschi.
Wolves are closing in on a £3m deal to sign Cardiff striker Joe Mason.
Sebastien Haller has denied claims he is close to a move to Swansea City and insisted he won’t be moving this month.
Blackburn are reportedly targeting Nottingham Forest’s Danny Fox as Marcus Olsson’s replacement.
Italian defender Marco Motta is set to sign for QPR on a six-month contract until the end of the season.
Ryan Williams has been told to look for another club after Brentford have told him he doesn’t have a future at Griffin Park.
Blackburn boss Paul Lambert insists he’s planning for life with Jordan Rhodes beyond the transfer window, with Rovers insisting they’re yet to receive any bids for the striker this month.
THE BOLTON NEWS
Swansea are hoping Bolton lower their valuation of young stars Zach Clough and Josh Vela towards the end of the transfer window.
WIGAN EVENING POST
Wigan have yet to firm up their interest in Chesterfield midfielder Sam Morsy.
Winger Jerome Thomas is understood to be training with Ipswich Town this week.
THE PINK UN
Norwich City could be tempted to make a loan move in the closing days of the window for Leicester City centre-back Yohan Benalouane, according to reports.
Brighton have confirmed the signing of Norwegian teenager Henrik Bjordal.
Adam Chicksen has rejoined Gillingham on a month’s loan.