Top five transfer rumours - Arsenal in for West Ham man, Man United battle with Liverpool for teenager

Winston Reid was awful during his first season in England. Photo: PA

Arsene Wenger's need for a central defender has seen him scout a player all the way from New Zealand. Admittedly, he now only plays a few miles down the road, but Winston Reid's impressive start to the campaign has seen him become a target for Arsenal (Metro)

Spurs striker Jermain Defoe could be given a way out of the boredom of sitting on the Spurs bench, by signing a £5m-year-deal to be bored playing in the MLS for Toronto (Mirror)

Manchester United, Liverpool and Arsenal target Will Hughes, could be sold by Derby in the January transfer window, but they are demanding £12million for the tricky midfielder (Telegraph)

They're big fans of comedy in Catalonia, so Barcelona have decided it might be a good idea to make a move for Real Madrid's out-of-favour skipper Iker Casillas (La Stampa)

For some reason Dundee United's John Soutter has decided to turn down a delightful move to the stunning surroundings of Sunderland, even though his club accepted a bid for him (Daily Star)