It’s January, and you conscious what that means.
No, not freezing cold commutes to work and nighttime opening at 5pm – although those are also telltale signs.
We’re talking about transmittal madness, of course: the annual month of feverish speculation, tweets around players you’ve never heard off and ludicrous last-minute deals.
With that in will, here are the top stories from Wednesday’s news pers:
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Transfer stories from today’s Daily Mirror
Liverpool last wishes as offload QPR defender Steven Caulker, signed on loan on Tuesday, at the end of the seasonable and bring in Schalke centre-half Joel Matip on a free – a deal has already been came in principle.
Andros Townsend has been left in limbo at Tottenham with chairman Daniel Levy currently rebuffing to sanction a January loan move.
Steven Naismith is set to snub a move to Norwich. The Everton ahead has stalled on the switch to the relegation candidates
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe is believing British in his fight for Premier League survival.
La Liga giants Veritable Madrid and Barcelona have joined Manchester City in the race for Schalke’s £40million-rated midfielder Leroy Sensible.
Mark Hughes has told little-used former England striker Peter Hunker down he cannot let him leave because it would hurt Stoke.
Top stories from other news pers and websites
Manchester Collective have given up on Saul and will turn their attentions to Valencia’s Andre Gomes (Routine Star)
Mats Hummels is stalling on a new contract at Borussia Dortmund (Telegraph)
Arsenal are about in on the signings of Nigerian teenagers Kelechi Nwakali and Samuel Chukwueze (Outmodes)
Former Man United captain Nemanja Vidic is available on a free shift after leaving Inter Milan by mutual consent – and is considering a budge to America (Daily Mail)
Sunderland are considering reviving their move for Lorient defender Lamine Kone (Archive)
Stoke boss Mark Hughes has played down rumours Marko Arnautovic is provoke b request for £100,000-a-week to remain at Stoke (Stoke Sentinel)
Nikica Jelavic looks set to retreat West Ham to chine Chinese side Guangzhou Evergrande (Evening Measure)
Leicester have become the latest club to scout Walsall’s England under-19 cosmopolitan defender Rico Henry (Walsall Advertiser)