Transfer rumours - Man United to spend £27m on midfield pair, Guidetti to leave on loan, Villa want Young back

Dutch international Strootman has sparkled for Roma this season. Photo: PA

Man United have made no secret of their intentions to spend big in January, and are ready to fork out £27m on two midfielders.

David Moyes is ready to bolster his midfield options by moving for Roma's Kevin Strootman and PSG's Blaise Matuidi, who are likely to cost £27m in January (Express)

Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna has told Arsene Wenger he is not ready to commit his future to the club. Perhaps not such a bad thing after his performance at Man City on Saturday (Mirror)

Man City are preparing to send Swedish youngster John Guidetti out on loan in January, alerting a number of Premier League teams (Daily Star)

Aston Villa are plotting a surprise move to resign winger Ashley Young, despite home supporters giving him a terrible reception during Man United's victory at Villa Park on Sunday (Daily Mail)

And finally, Fulham are confident of securing a deal to bring Clint Dempsey back to the club on a short term basis (West London Sport)