10pm Transfer news LIVE: Man Utd eye Fernandes and Soumare, Arsenal Boateng race, Eriksen to Inter, Chelsea eye Dunk – The Sun
THE January transfer window is in full flow as Premier League teams look to strengthen their squads.
Man Utd and Spurs are battling for Bruno Fernandes and Boubakary Soumare.
Meanwhile, Arsenal face a race to sign Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng, with AC Milan joining the fight.
Follow all the latest Transfer news and gossip below…
BARCELONA have made Mauricio Pochettino their top managerial target – despite the ex-Spurs boss vowing NEVER to work for them.
The Nou Camp side are desperately searching for someone to replace the under-fire Ernesto Valverde.
Incredibly, club legend Xavi said no to going back to the club in the middle of the season – but said he would be interested in the summer.
Reports in Spain said former Everton boss Ronald Koeman was also approached over replacing Valverde.
But the current manager of the Dutch national team said no.
Reports claimed Koeman does have a release clause written into his contract with Holland but it can only be activated after this summer's Euros.
The double rebuff means Barcelona have turned their attention to 47-year-old Poch, who was sacked by Spurs in November and replaced by Jose Mourinho.
LEICESTER CITY have asked Man Utd about the availability of Luke Shaw, according to the Mirror.
The left-back has struggled for form and fitness this season, with Brandon WIlliams fast becoming the preferred choice.
With the Foxes expecting to lose Ben Chilwell either this month or in the summer, they have started their enquiries into his replacement.
A move to the King Power Stadium could be just want Shaw needs after a disappointing time at United following his promise while at Southampton.
ARSENAL goalkeeper Dejan Iliev is expected to join Polish side Jagiellonia Bialystok on loan until the end of the season, according to Arsenal Youth blog.
The Macedonian shot-stopper was at Slovakian outfit Sered – but was recalled, despite making 18 appearances.
It has been reported that there were offers from League One, but the keeper wants to test himself in a more competitive division.
Iliev has failed to register a league appearance for Arsenal, but was on the bench in the Europa League final last season.
TOTTENHAM have reportedly sent scouts to watch Roma midfielder Amadou Diawara take on Juventus tonight, according to Tuttosport.
Spurs are keen to add to their defensive midfield options with Moussa Sissoko now set for a spell on the sidelines.
Victor Wanyama is tipped to leave Tottenham this month, while Eric Dier has lacked form.
But they will have to move quickly with Chelsea also targeting the 22-year-old Guinea international.
MAN UNITED could have to fight harder than normal to attract Ruben Neves to Old Trafford – because he is not keen on the move.
Speculation has been in overdrive of an upcoming acquisition at the Red Devils, with the Wolves midfielder among those linked.
But according to Goal, Neves is not 'overly excited' about joining United, as he continues to enjoy life at the Molineux.
Should Ole Gunnar Solskjaer still wish to prise him from Wolves, they would need to go big.
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