West Ham keen on signing Lingard in January, Man Utd to offload Pogba

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Lingard has scored eight goals in nine appearances for West Ham
Jesse Lingard, 28, scored nine goals for West Ham while he was on loan last season

Manchester United and England midfielder Jesse Lingard could be on his way to West Ham in January in a £10m deal. Contract talks between United and the 28-year-old have recently broken down, with Hammers boss David Moyes keen to sign Lingard on a permanent basis. (Sun)

Tottenham manager Antonio Conte is also interested in signing Lingard when he becomes available on a free transfer in the summer. (Express)

Meanwhile, Tottenham are leading Inter Milan and Juventus in the race to sign 27-year-old Bayern Munich and France midfielder Corentin Tolisso, who will also be available on a free in the summer. (Football Italia)

Manchester United are interested in signing Atletico Madrid’s Kieran Trippier. United are prepared to sell Portuguese defender Diogo Dalot, 22, to Roma if the 31-year-old England full-back joins. (Manchester Evening News) 

The Old Trafford side are also planning to let France midfielder Paul Pogba, 28, leave, with Real Madrid his most likely destination. (Marca, in Spanish)

Chelsea defenders Cesar Azpilicueta and Andreas Christensen are transfer targets for new Barcelona boss Xavi who is looking to sign the pair on free transfers. Azpilicueta, 32, and Christensen, 25, are both out of contract next summer. (Express)

However, Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel is hopeful of some “good news in the next days” regarding Christensen’s contract. (Football London)

Morocco forward Hakim Ziyech has been linked with leaving Chelsea in January but Tuchel says there are “no thoughts” at the club about selling the 28-year-old. (Independent)

Chelsea’s Christian Pulisic could be on his way to Liverpool as the 23-year-old American winger’s game time continues to be limited at Stamford Bridge. (Star)

West Ham are interested in Germany and Hertha Berlin centre-back Niklas Stark, 26. (Sport1, in German)

Arsenal have agreed a deal to allow Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Elneny, 29, to leave for Galatasaray. (Vatan, in Turkish)

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has ruled out a loan move for 20-year-old Welsh defender Neco Williams. Despite rumours that his short-term future lies away from Anfield, Klopp has hinted there may be a role for him in the side. (Mirror) 

Inter Milan midfielder Marcelo Brozovic has been linked with Newcastle United and Tottenham with his contract running out in the summer, but the 29-year-old Croatia international says he wants to stay at the Serie A club. (Football Italia)