Exclusive: Chelsea have been encouraged in their pursuit of Racing Genk's Kevin de Bruyne after the player's agent confirmed the highly-rated winger was likely to leave Belgium at the end of the season.
Guangzhou Evergrande have refuted speculation they are poised to complete a move for Chelsea's Didier Drogba, after the Chinese side claimed they have had no contact with the Cote d'Ivore international.
Jamie Redknapp believes Paul Scholes' return highlights the dearth in top-quality replacements coming through in the Premier League but insists it should also challenge those young players on the fringes of the Manchester United first XI to work harder to improve.
Manchester United Transfer Rumours: Sir Alex Ferguson has been told there is money available in the January transfer window, as Manchester United lose ground to fierce rivals Manchester City in the title race.
Chelsea Transfer Rumours: Andre Villas-Boas has admitted Chelsea are in the market for one more player during the January transfer window amid renewed speculation linking Porto striker Hulk with Stamford Bridge.
Liverpool transfer rumour: Reds face a battle to sign reputed long-term CSKA Moscow target Keisuke Honda after the Russian side's coach warned the midfielder was unlikely to be sold in the January transfer window.
Liverpool legend Ian Rush still believes his former club can finish in the top four in May but cautioned fans that it will be another season before the Reds can mount a credible Premier League title challenge.
Arsenal legend Alan Smith has delivered a damning indictment of Manchester United's current malaise and cautioned the club's current vulnerability could prove terminal in the defence of their Premier League title.
Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp is reportedly interested in out-of-favour Juventus winger Milos Krasic but could face competition from a number of top European clubs, according to the player's agent.