German clubs line up moves for Premier League pair

Chelsea forward Andre Schurrle and Tottenham striker Roberto Soldado are both wanted by Bundesliga clubs.

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Each day we’ll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around look to splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they’re always entertaining…


West Brom are ready to more than double Saido Berahino’s money to keep him at the Hawthorns. The England forward is in line for a £50,000-a-week, two-year contract extension.

Arsenal will decide tomorrow whether Joel Campbell can join David Moyes at Real Sociedad on loan or for £8m.

West Ham hope to hold off Inter Milan to land midfield enforcer Mario Suarez from Atletico Madrid.

Leicester are close to a £10m deal for Mainz ace Shinji Okazaki.

Sunderland have taken Arsenal centre-back Semi Alayi on trial.

Arsenal and Liverpool both want striker Reece Webb-Foster from Bradford.

Ipswich manager Mick McCarthy has taken his ex-Ireland goalkeeper Paddy Kenny on loan from Bolton for the rest of the season.

Furious Ghana coach Avram Grant may report Leicester to FIFA after Jeffrey Schlupp made a shock return for the Foxes. The winger, 22, started in the 1-0 defeat to Stoke on Saturday, two days before the Black Stars’ Africa Cup of Nations opener against Senegal.


Manchester United have dismissed claims they have bid £27m for Valencia defender Nicolas Otamendi.

Roberto Soldado is set to be handed a surprise lifeline from his Tottenham nightmare by Bayer Leverkusen.

Crystal Palace have upped their bid for Swansea left-back Neil Taylor to £4.5m.

Winston Reid has made it clear to West Ham he wants to join Arsenal if they bid for him.

Wigan have slapped a £6m price tag on West Brom target Callum McManaman.


Bayer Leverkusen are considering a bid for Tottenham flop Roberto Soldado. Hamburg are interested in Leverkusen’s unsettled Swiss striker Josip Drmic and the Bundesliga club want a replacement.

Wolfsburg are stepping up their pursuit of Chelsea forward Andre Schurrle and are ready to offer £23m to bring the German home.

Saido Berahino is almost certain to stay at West Brom after the club refused to lower their £20m asking price. Liverpool and Tottenham have made enquiries but were only willing to pay £10m to £12m.

Shaun Maloney is close to finalising a move from Wigan to Chicago Fire after his move to Leicester fell through.

Swansea’s £5.5m bid for Stuttgart midfielder Alexandru Maxim, 24, has been rejected by the German club.

 


Manchester United have placed a world-record £50million valuation on goalkeeper David de Gea in a bid to fend off Real Madrid’s growing interest

Manchester United are preparing a £15m bid to bring back defender Gerard Pique from Barcelona.

Motherwell manager Ian Baraclough snapped up Stephen Pearson and then lined up a swap deal – offering Iain Vigurs for Oldham winger James Dayton.

Arsenal, Liverpool and Everton are among the Premier League teams showing interest in young Leeds talent Sam Byram.


Southampton boss Ronald Koeman has reignited his interest in Leeds’ Sam Byram as England defender Nathaniel Clyne has yet to commit long-term to the Saints.

Chelsea are weighing up a shock January move for Manchester United target Juan Cuadrado.

Massimo Cellino could walk away from Leeds for good after the Football League rejected his appeal against their ban.

Mats Hummels has reiterated his desire to stay at Borussia Dortmund.

Giuseppe Marotta admits midfielder star Paul Pogba could leave Juventus if some of Europe’s big boys come calling.


Swansea will have to pay £8m in signing-on fees to striker Bafetimbi Gomis if he leaves the club this month.