1. ITV Report

Transfer rumours: Arsenal ready to spend £32m on Mauro Icardi, Chelsea consider replacing Diego Costa

Arsenal want this man to bolster their attacking options. Photo: PA

Arsenal are prepared to spend around £32m to fight off interest from Liverpool and Chelsea in Inter Milan's Mauro Icardi.

Reports in Italy today suggest Arsene Wenger is ready to spend big on the Argentine star, who has scored 30 goals in his last 58 matches (Correire dello Sport)

Chelsea may dip into the January market for a new striker with concerns growing about Diego Costa.

The Spain international has yet to rediscover the golden touch in front of goal that helped Chelsea win last season’s Premier League title.

Chelsea are considering a replacement for Diego Costa. Credit: PA

A half-time spat with Jose Mourinho in Israel on Tuesday has added to those concerns, but the real problem is Costa managing just seven goals over the past ten months (Guardian)

Steve McClaren wants Andros Townsend and Jonjo Shelvey to help get Newcastle’s dismal campaign going (Mail)

Man United may be short on goals at the moment, but it’s in defence that Louis van Gaal is focusing his efforts.

The Red Devils are keeping an eye on Dortmund stalwart Mats Hummels as he prepares to quit the Bundesliga this season (talkSPORT)

Gerard Deulofeu has dismissed speculation linking him with a return to Barcelona by reassuring Everton fans about his long-term future (Liverpool Echo)