Sheffield United receive January boost after manager's comments, Steel City rivals 'eye' ex-Premier League flop

Sheffield United and their Premier League rivals continue to be linked with potential signings ahead of the January transfer window re-opening.

Thursday, 26th November 2020, 7:52 am
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There are just over four weeks to wait until clubs can become active in the transfer market again, which naturally brings an increase in speculation.

As always, we’re sharing the latest news and gossip from around the web – so scroll and click through the pages to see what features:

Burnley have extended the contracts of strikers Jay Rodriguez and Matej Vydra, who will now stay at Turf Moor until June 2022. (Various)

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Everton youngster Thierry Small, likened to Alphonso Davies, is attracting interest from Arsenal and a number of European giants. (Daily Mail)
The Toffees have set their sights on Tottenham trio Dele Alli, Harry Winks and Paulo Gazzaniga after falling down the pecking order in North London. (Football Insider)
Arsenal have been offered the chance to sign former Tottenham Hotspur star Christian Eriksen, who could be available for around £12m. (ESPN)
Mikel Arteta’s Gunners are looking at signing RB Salzburg midfielder Dominik Szoboszlai and loaning him straight back to the Austrian club. (Football Insider)
Celtic have joined the race to sign Leeds United-linked Stephan Ambrosius, who is out of contract at Hamburg next summer. (Inside Futbol via Bild)
Eintracht Frankfurt hope to strike a deal involving a small fee with Newcastle United for Jetro Willems and avoid losing him on a free next summer. (SportBild)
Steve Bruce will be restricted to signing loan players in January due to the financial effects of Covid-19 and Mike Ashley’s ongoing dispute with the Premier League. (Northern Echo)
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta insists he has not shown any interest in Sheffield United midfielder Sander Berge. (Various)
Former Leicester City flop Ahmed Musa is wanted by Sheffield Wednesday following his release from Saudi Arabian champions Al Nassr. (Football Insider)