Welcome to The Sportsman's LIVE football blog, where we will be bringing you all the latest transfer news, as well as all the usual news stories throughout the day. Former Liverpool man Philippe Coutinho is wanted by former Reds teammate Steven Gerrard at Aston Villa and the club are in talks with Barcelona over a loan deal. There are sure to be many other transfer stories that emerge today, too.
Stay with us you won't want to miss it.
Could Ruben Neves become the latest Portuguese star to arrive at Old Trafford?
Chelsea could soon have as many as 13 fixtures in the space of six weeks.
After a successful trial the club have decided to make the signing permanent.
The energetic Swed would be a workhorse next to Dane, Pierre Hobjerg.
The MUFC youngster was recalled by United in order to facilitate a loan to the promotion hopefuls on the south coast.
Newcastle United are reportedly eager to make a move for the Liverpool forward.
We asked for your opinion, and you opted for Virgil...
Good stance to take.
They must play youth team players if they don't have enough senior players to fulfil the fixture.
(Source: Daily Mail)
Reports are suggesting that City will offer him a role as an Ambassador at the club.
(Source: Sun Sport)
Antonio Candreva was sent his marching orders.
Sampdoria's day goes from bad to worse as they let their lead slip to lose 2-1 Cagliari.
Liam Shaw looks set to depart for Motherwell on loan until the end of the season meanwhile midfielder, Ewan Henderson, is also expected to join Hibernian on loan this week.
Motherwell are set to secure the signing of Liam Shaw on loan for the remainder of the season.
The 20 year old has made just two competitive appearances for Celtic since joining from SWFC but was impressive in his showing vs Real Betis.
Luis Diaz has been tearing it up in the Portuguese league this season and could very well be playing Premier League football by the end of January..
RE: Luis Diaz to Liverpool.
“It is almost ready.” [@RomarioQR]
What a goal!
Two former Southampton players combine as Maya Yoshida supplies a lovely assist off his chest... 😇🤝
Disappointing start to 2022.
Laporte has made 1350 of 1420 passes this season...
The dutch winger has been on fire in La Liga this season and could well be set for a move back to England sooner rather than later!
Let's see how this plays out.
Could a return to Signal Iduna Park be on the cards for the Arsenal want-away?
Danny Rose is set to be shown the exit door at Vicarage Road this month, he only joined them in the summer.
Some more midweek Premier League action is on the way.
Burnley 🆚 Watford
Brighton 🆚 Chelsea
Leicester 🆚 Tottenham
Brentford 🆚 Man Utd
Watch all four games live on BT Sport later this month 👊⬇️
Zagadou is out of contract in the summer and would be a good signing for most teams looking to reinforce their defence.
The highly-rated youngster moved to Bologna from Hearts FC a few years ago.
(Source: Sky Sports)
Check out our reaction from yesterday's action.
Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel has praised Kai Havertz for playing through the pain barrier in the Leage Cup first-leg victory over Tottenham Hotspur.