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Arsenal are keen to sign Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak, but will not meet the 23-year-old's £85m release clause. (Goal)

Gunners midfielder Mesut Ozil and Paris St-Germain winger Angel di Maria, both 28, want to rejoin Real Madrid. (Marca)

Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew is having talks with chairman Steve Parish as his position comes under increasing scrutiny. (Evening Standard)

Juventus and Inter Milan could move again for Tottenham's France midfielder Moussa Sissoko, having missed out on the 27-year-old in the summer. (Calciomercato)

Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic is a target for Juventus. The 32-year-old is out of contract at the end of the season. (Daily Telegraph)

RB Leipzig coach Ralph Hasenhuttl, whose side are top of the Bundesliga, heads Arsenal's shortlist to succeed Arsene Wenger when the Frenchman eventually leaves the club. (Sun)

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Wednesday's Daily Express back page leads on Liverpool's EFL Cup quarter-final victory over Leeds United

Inter Milan sporting director Piero Ausilio says the Italian club have no interest in signing Chelsea striker Diego Costa, despite being linked with a £50m move for the 28-year-old. (Premium Sport, via Daily Express)

West Ham will make midfielder Dimitri Payet, 29, their highest paid player as they try to ward off interest from Manchester United. (Sun)

England defender Luke Shaw, 21, has no intention of leaving Manchester United in January and wants to fight for his place. (Daily Mail)

Chelsea are monitoring Sampdoria's Luis Muriel, but will wait until the summer before deciding whether to bid for the 25-year-old forward. (Calciomercato - in Italian)

FC Copenhagen midfielder Thomas Delaney, 25, has agreed a move to Werder Bremen despite interest from Everton, according to the German side's director of football. (Liverpool Echo)

Manchester City defender Bacary Sagna, 33, says he does not know whether his contract will be extended beyond June 2017. (Bein Sports)

Leicester will rekindle their interest in Sporting Lisbon midfielder Adrien Silva, after having a bid rejected for the 27-year-old in the summer. (Daily Mirror)

Chelsea want to sign 21-year-old Hoffenheim defender Niklas Sule in the January transfer window. (ESPN)

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The Times' back page on Wednesday

Manchester United are preparing themselves for transfer bids for up to 10 of their players during the January window. (Manchester Evening News)

Middlesbrough are planning a £6m bid for 23-year-old Hull City defender Harry Maguire. (Daily Mirror)

Marseille are considering a move for 31-year-old Arsenal defender Mathieu Debuchy. (France Football, via Metro)

Chelsea midfielder John Mikel Obi, 29, is wanted by Turkish side Besiktas. (A Spor, via Daily Star)

West Ham have made a loan offer for Lyon midfielder Clement Grenier, but Fiorentina and Roma are also interested in the 25-year-old. (Canal+, via Talksport)

Benfica defender Victor Lindelof, 22, is attracting the interest of "Europe's biggest clubs", according to his agent. (Fotbollskanalen, via Eurosport)

Chelsea goalkeeper Asmir Begovic, 29, is a target for West Ham. (Bleacher Report)

Arsenal are ready to loan out 18-year-old midfielder Ismael Bennacer. (Le Buteur, via Talksport)

West Brom manager Tony Pulis will continue to have the final say on transfers, according to Baggies chairman John Williams. (Birmingham Mail)

Former Chelsea midfielder Ramires, 29, says reports he left Stamford Bridge for Jiangsu Suning for financial reasons are "not true". (Goal)

Manchester United have recruited two highly regarded academy scouts from Manchester City - Dave Harrison and Lyndon Tomlinson. (Daily Telegraph)

Chelsea will bid for Napoli's Algeria defender Faouzi Ghoulam, 25, in January, but face competition from Manchester City and Arsenal. (Le Buteur, via Daily Star)

Bastian Schweinsteiger is set to feature for Manchester United in the EFL Cup quarter-final against West Ham on Wednesday. The 32-year-old former Germany captain is yet to play under Jose Mourinho this season. (Sky Sports)

Paris St-Germain boss Unai Emery says his side are still adjusting to life without former striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, after the 35-year-old Swede, who scored 156 goals for PSG, moved to Manchester United in the summer. (Daily Mail)

Jose Mourinho could use the example of bitter rival Arsene Wenger to help him fight a Football Association charge of misconduct for kicking a water bottle during the 1-1 draw with West Ham on Sunday. Wenger was sent off at Old Trafford for a similar incident in 2009, but instead of being charged by the FA, received an apology. (Daily Star)

Best of social media

Crystal Palace forward Connor Wickham posted on Twitter after news emerged he will need knee surgery: "I can't describe how devastated I am, but I will do all I can to be back on the pitch as soon as possible and stronger than before!"

Wickham has the support of Palace team-mate Wilfried Zaha...

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Stoke City's Geoff Cameron had a fun day's shopping with USA team-mate Alejandro Bedoya in Manchester...

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Premier League players have been paying respects to the victims of the Medellin plane crash. The plane was carrying members of the Chapecoense team.

Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
Stoke City goalkeeper Jack Butland
Aaron Ramsey
Arsenal and Wales midfielder Aaron Ramsey
Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen

And finally...

A Gambian side who named themselves after Swansea City have been sent a full set of official strips by the Premier League club. (Wales Online)

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