Former Sheffield United and West Ham man released as Leeds United and Aston Villa eye deals
The January transfer window is now well underway – but which deals are Premier League clubs targeting?
Sheffield United defeated League One Bristol Rovers 3-2 in the FA Cup third round yesterday.
The Blades return to league action against Newcastle United on Tuesday at Bramall Lane.
But there’s also plenty transfer talk ahead of an interesting transfer window for many clubs in the Premier League and EFL.
Chris Wilder and co have three weeks to finalise any potential winter business with the deadline set at 11pm on February 1.
So what’s the latest gossip surrounding Sheffield United and their top-flight rivals?
As always, we’re sharing the latest rumours from around the Premier League – so scroll down to see the latest news and talk from around the internet:
Inter Milan want to take Manchester United and England midfielder Jesse Lingard on loan - but only if they can off-load Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen. Lingard has been linked with a number of clubs including Newcastle United. (Sunday Mirror)
Aston Villa are considering a move for Bournemouth and Wales midfielder David Brooks. (Sunday Mirror)
Everton are discussing a swap deal with Bournemouth that would see reported Newcastle United target Joshua King head to Goodison Park. The Cherries are interested in either Toffees centre-half Jarrad Branthwaite or right-back Jonjoe Kenny moving the other way. (Sun on Sunday)
Manchester United have decided against signing 19-year-old Ecuadorian midfielder Moises Caicedo, but the Independiente del Valle player remains a target for Brighton. (Sky Sports)
Caicedo has also been targeted by West Ham, but Brighton have emerged as strong contenders to buy the 19-year-old from Independiente del Valle. Brighton have retained a good relationship with Independiente after signing Billy Arce in 2018. (The Guardian)
However, reports state that Everton have made a late offer for the £5.5m-rated Caicedo. (TMW)
Jamaica and former Manchester United, Middlesbrough, Sheffield United, West Ham and Lazio midfielder Ravel Morrison has had his one-year contract at Dutch side ADO Den Haag terminated after just four months. (Talksport)
Roy Keane wants to return to management. The former Manchester United and Republic of Ireland midfielder has been focusing on punditry since leaving his role as assistant manager at Nottingham Forest in 2019. (Sun on Sunday)
Transfer insider Fabrizio Romano has claimed that Leeds United would consider a loan deal to sign Paris Saint-Germain’s Julian Draxler. The German World Cup winner was signed by PSG for $42m back in 2016. (GiveMeSport)
Former Leeds United goalkeeper Kamil Miazek has finally found himself a new team, five months after being released from his contract at Elland Road. Miazek has signed a deal with Dinamo Batumi, who finished second in Georgia’s premier competition, the Erovnuli Liga last season. (90minut)
Championship side Cardiff City are not planning to try to sign Wales forward Tyler Roberts on loan from Leeds United this month. (Wales Online)
Leeds are interested in Derby County's 19-year-old midfielders Jason Knight and Louie Sibley. (Football Insider)
Lyon's French striker Moussa Dembele has turned down the chance of a move to West Ham in the January transfer window. (Football Insider)