Rumours: Chelsea launch bid for China defender, De Gea confident of leaving Man United

Zhang Linpeng could be on his way. Credit: PA

One man potentially heading to Stamford Bridge is Chinese centre-backZhang Linpeng, who has been compared to Sergio Ramos (Eurosport)

David De Gea's representatives are optimistic the goalkeeper will seal his move from Manchester United to Real Madrid before the end of the window (Mirror)

Chelsea could offload midfielder Jon Obi Mikel to Turkish giants Besiktas (Mirror)

Liverpool are confident unwanted striker Fabio Borini will leave the club in the coming days (Liverpool Echo)

Manchester City will pay Kevin De Bruyne £200k a week. But will he spend it on gravy or mayonnaise to have with his chips? (Telegraph)