West Ham planning bid for Ba

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

Manuel Pellegrini does not know when he will recall Joe Hart to the Manchester City team.

Harry Redknapp has hinted he may sign former Chelsea and Liverpool midfielder Yossi Benayoun.

West Brom will revive their interest in Ghana striker Jordan Ayew in January.

Everton boss Roberto Martinez is planning a £600,000 January bid for Dundee United defender John Souttar.

West Ham, who have failed to score in six out of their 10 Premier League games this season, are preparing a bid for Chelsea striker Demba Ba.

Chelsea are ready to recall Patrick Bamford from his loan spell at MK Dons – for a bigger challenge in the new year.

Everton boss Roberto Martinez is ready to swoop for Dundee United’s brilliant young centre-half John Souttar in a £1million deal.

Terry Butcher is at the centre of a managerial tug-of-war for his services – Hibs and Middlesbrough are said to be interested.

Arsenal and Tottenham could be ready to step up their efforts to buy Alexandre Pato after Brazilian club Corinthians said they would be prepared to sell the striker in January.

Jack Wilshere is a major doubt for Arsenal’s crunch Champions League clash at Borussia Dortmund.

Keeper Wojciech Szczesny claims Arsenal can last the pace in the title race this season.

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has been given permission to bring in another striker in January because Samuel Eto’o and Fernando Torres have scored just one goal apiece in his side’s first 10 Premier League games.

Norwich will turn to Malky Mackay if Chris Hughton cannot halt his side’s alarming slump.

Liverpool expect Glen Johnson to be fit for Saturday’s Premier League home game against Fulham.

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere is unlikely to travel to Dortmund for Wednesday’s Champions League match after injuring his ankle in training on Thursday.

Stoke, Hull, Sunderland and Crystal Palace have all been linked with a move for Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner in the January transfer window.