In the summer, Real Madrid are emerging as favourites to sign Bayern Munich defender David Alaba. The Guardian notes that the Spaniards have made a long-term offer to the 28-year-old that they hope would be enough to bring the deal over the line, although Liverpool is still battling hard for its signature. According to the Daily Mirror, Arsenal is involved in a deal for Norwich midfielder Emi Buendia. Although the 24-year-old is on the radar of the Gunners, it is not anticipated that the club will strike this month – unless any players will get rid of them.
Graziano Pelle was related to West Ham (Scott Heavey/PA) If they are unable to sign Josh King from Bournemouth, West Ham could look for a veteran to complete their assault. The Daily Star reports that if a revived offer for 28-year-old King falls through, 35-year-old Italian striker Graziano Pelle is on the list of alternatives. The Daily Mail reports Brentford has joined the Preston midfielder Ben Pearson chase. Social media round-upPSG put up five players for sale https://t.co/grELppof7s- The Sun Football (@TheSunFootball) January 5, 2021West Brom eye cut-price Josh King move https://t.co/1xkmLFjIrc- The Sun Football (@TheSunFootball) January 5, 2021Players to watchSergio Ramos may be officially on his w w.