Transfer news and gossip: Manchester United’s January budget, extraordinary Liverpool ‘invincibles’ claim, Chelsea target ‘not for sale’

talkSPORT.com round up all the latest transfer news and biggest football gossip from Thursday’s papers and online…

gossip column image1 - Transfer news and gossip: Manchester United’s January budget, extraordinary Liverpool ‘invincibles’ claim, Chelsea target ‘not for sale’

Manchester United are set to give caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer £50million to spend in January. Tottenham defender Toby Alderweireld and Douglas Costa are the main targets. (Daily Mirror)

Legendary Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson wants Mauricio Pochettino to become the next permanent Red Devils boss. (The Sun)

Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe insists Chelsea target Callum Wilson is not for sale in January. (Sky Sports)

GettyImages 1066785926 - Transfer news and gossip: Manchester United’s January budget, extraordinary Liverpool ‘invincibles’ claim, Chelsea target ‘not for sale’
Zinedine Zidane is one of the favourites to replace Jose Mourinho as permanent boss

Zinedine Zidane is considering an offer to become the next Manchester United manager. (AS)

Manchester City are lining up an offer for Lyon midfielder Houssem Aouar. Pep Guardiola sees the 20-year-old as a long-term replacement for Fernandinho. (The Sun)

Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren believes the Reds can replicate the achievement of Arsenal’s ‘invincibles’ and go unbeaten all season. (Daily Express)

GettyImages 10527405282 - Transfer news and gossip: Manchester United’s January budget, extraordinary Liverpool ‘invincibles’ claim, Chelsea target ‘not for sale’
Jose Mourinho and Paul Pogba endured a frosty relationship

Jose Mourinho told a Manchester United player to stay away from Paul Pogba during the final weeks of his Old Trafford reign. (ESPN)

Inter Milan are interested in out-of-favour Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil. The German was left out for the Carabao Cup defeat to Tottenham on Wednesday night. (Daily Mail)

andreas - Transfer news and gossip: Manchester United’s January budget, extraordinary Liverpool ‘invincibles’ claim, Chelsea target ‘not for sale’
Andreas Christensen has been restricted to appearing in cup games this season

Chelsea have rejected interest from Barcelona for 22-year-old centre-back Andreas Christensen. (Sky Sports)

Tottenham and Manchester City will battle it out for the signature of 18-year-old AC Milan wonderkid Raoul Bellanova. (Football London)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *