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Real Madrid are preparing to bid £20 million (€25m) for Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris as they seek a long-term replacement for Iker Casillas.
Liverpool will offer Steven Gerrard a new contract in the coming weeks - but the club captain may be forced to accept a reduced role at Anfield beyond the current campaign.
Klaas-Jan Huntelaar is set to end speculation surrounding his future by penning a new deal at Schalke. Reports had linked Arsenal, Liverpool and Tottenham with the Dutchman.
Arsenal could replace manager Arsene Wenger with Pep Guardiola when the Spaniard's contract with Bayern Munich expires in 2016. His expected departure from the German giants could coincide with Wenger decision to leave Arsenal.
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique is wanted by Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United. The Spain international is believed to be available for €32m in the January window.
Samuel Eto'o is set to be offered a new one-year deal with Everton after impressing since arriving at Goodison Park in the summer.
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge will not be available to take on Newcastle, Real Madrid or Chelsea as he continues to recover from injury, the Reds' medical staff tell Brendan Rodgers.
A scan on Manchester City midfielder David Silva's knee has revealed ligament damage, ensuring that he will miss Sunday's clash with Manchester United.
Spartak Moscow have been encouraged by former player Valery Rheingold to sell Romulo to Arsenal. The Brazilian midfielder could move for €12 million with Yaya Sanogo on loan thrown in as bait.
Nicolas Gaitan is set to sign a new contract with Benfica. The midfielder has been linked with Manchester United, Liverpool and City but appears set to remain in Portugal.