Top five transfer rumours - Inter in for Vermaelen, Liverpool chase duo, Chelsea keen on German teenager

Thomas Vermaelen will want more action before the World Cup. Photo: PA

Belgian international defender Thomas Vermaelen has become a target for Inter Milan, with the Arsenal centre-back looking to leave in order to find first-team football (TalkSport)

After struggling for fitness at Manchester City over the last 18 months, Swedish striker John Guidetti could be offered an escape by Premier League rivals Liverpool (Metro)

Brendan Rodgers could make a move for another youngster who started out in Manchester, by making a bid for ex-United goalkeeper Robert Ron-Zieler, who is currently impressing at Hannover (Daily Star)

Chelsea are battling Bayern Munich and Bayer Leverkusen for the signature of teenage German winger Thomas Brandt, but his current club Wolfsburg are unwilling to let him go (Inside Futbol)

Rene Adler has admitting to rejected a move to Arsenal on two occasions over the summer, as the German international is happy in Hamburg, but he still could make the move this January (Metro)