Eden Hazard has decided that he wants to leave Chelsea at the end of the season. Paris Saint-Germain are frontrunners but they face competition from Real Madrid and Bayern Munich.
Cristiano Ronaldo is set to leave Real Madrid in the summer, with Manchester United and Paris St-Germain keen to sign the 30-year-old Portugal forward.
Gareth Bale, 26, could join Chelsea, Bayern Munich, Manchester United or PSG if he chooses to leave Real Madrid.
Lionel Messi scores twice as Barcelona come from behind to beat Espanyol, who finish their Copa del Rey tie with nine men.
Manchester United approached 56-year-old Carlo Ancelotti about his availability this summer in November, but the former Real Madrid and Chelsea boss turned down the chance to replace Louis van Gaal in favour of taking over at Bayern Munich.
United believe Bayern boss Pep Guardiola, 44, will be Manchester City’s next manager.
Guardiola wants City to try to sign Barcelona playmaker Lionel Messi, 28, and defender Gerard Pique, 28, as well as versatile Bayern Munich player David Alaba, 23, and Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba, 22.
However, Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich, 49, is refusing to give up his bid to land Guardiola as their next manager.
Chelsea have told former Barcelona coach Guardiola they will offer him a better contract than City and a big budget to sign players.
Manchester United have ended Adnan Januzaj’s season-long loan at Borussia Dortmund early because of a lack of games.
AC Milan lead the chase for Manchester United’s 28-year-old midfielder Marouane Fellaini, but Inter, Juventus and Roma are also interested in the Belgium international.
Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho could miss the rest of January after suffering a hamstring injury in the League Cup against Stoke.
The Reds are lining up a £37 million bid for 23-year-old Granit Xhaka, with the Reds prepared to break their transfer record for the Borussia Monchengladbch midfielder
Everton sign Switzerland Under-21 striker Shani Tarashaj from Grasshoppers Zurich and loan him back to his old club.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is trying to sign Neven Subotic, 27, on loan from Borussia Dortmund, while Inter Milan’s Andrea Ranocchia, 27, is also a target as the Reds try to bring in a central defender.
Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri is fined £700 after admitting speeding in Cambridgeshire.
Former England midfielder Jermaine Jenas, who last played in April 2014, announces his retirement from professional football.
Aston Villa boss Remi Garde could return to former club Lyon to sign 27-year-old striker Claudio Beauvue, who is on the transfer list.
Bayern Munich defender Jan Kirchhoff is close to joining Sunderland, with the 25-year-old already in the north-east of England for a medical.
Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce, who recently called Klopp a “soft German”, says the Reds boss has only himself to blame for the club’s injury problems.
Former Aston Villa goalkeeper Shay Given, 39, says the Premier League’s bottom club should make signings in preparation for being in the Championship next season.
Aston Villa’s Spanish winger Adama Traore is ruled out for up to 10 weeks after breaking a bone in his foot.
Montreal Impact’s former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba, 37, will retire from playing to join Blues manager Guus Hiddink’s backroom staff.
In the summer of 2015, now Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane turned down a staggering €13 million offer to coach an undisclosed Saudi Arabian club.
Norwich City are targeting a move for Timm Klose after being pushed back in their bid for Inter centre-back Andrea Ranocchia.
Stoke’s 26-year-old Austria forward Marko Arnautovic has turned down the offer of a new contract at the Britannia Stadium.
Radamel Falcao is set to end his Chelsea loan spell and return to Monaco, with the Colombian striker already training with the French club this week following fitness tests.
Norwich have put a £15m price on winger Nathan Redmond in an effort to put off Premier League rivals Crystal Palace, who are interested in the 21-year-old.
Crystal Palace and Bournemouth are interested in signing 24-year-old QPR centre-back Steven Caulker, who is on a season-long loan at Southampton.
Tottenham defender Kevin Wimmer is in line for a move to Stuttgart as the German club look to enhance their defensive options with the out-of-favour Spurs player.
West Ham are considering a move for 21-year-old Grays striker Dumebi Dumaka.
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has been named the best “German abroad” by influential magazine kicker.
Liverpool defender Kolo Toure has said he wants to remain in the Premier League even if his contract is not extended at Anfield, while joking he could join Real Madrid.
Manchester United striker Ashley Fletcher has joined Barnsley on loan.
Fletcher, 20, has penned a youth loan deal with the League One side and will remain there until Feb. 6.
Former France manager Raymond Domenech says Zinedine Zidane is like a god and feels the new Real Madrid boss will be the best candidate to succeed Didier Deschamps as coach of Les Bleus.