Arsene Wenger is close to making a return to management with AC Milan wanting the Frenchman as their next manager. (France Football - in French)

AC Milan are also lining up a move for Manchester United's Eric Bailly in January. (ESPN)

Lille forward Nicolas Pepe is on Manchester City's radar having scored eight goals so far this season. (Manchester Evening News)

Sam Allardyce and David Moyes are being touted as potential replacements for Mark Hughes should Southampton lose their next match against Watford. (Mirror)

Pablo Zabaleta could be on his way to the Middle East with the Argentinian defender seeking a move away from the club according to reports. (Arab News)