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Chelsea could be docked Premier League points after their players clashed with their Manchester City counterparts during their match at Etihad Stadium earlier this month. (Sunday Mirror)

City director of football Txiki Begiristain has scouted Borussia Dortmund's Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, 27. (Sun on Sunday)

Arsenal are set to make a £30m move for Wolfsburg's 23-year-old Germany international midfielder Julian Draxler in January. (Sunday Express)

West Ham manager Slaven Bilic has suggested he would like to sign Liverpool forward Daniel Sturridge, 27. (Times - subscription required)

West Ham will try to sign 29-year-old Manchester City and England goalkeeper Joe Hart - who is on loan at Torino - if they avoid relegation. (Sunday Telegraph)

Arsenal will combat Manchester United's interest in Germany playmaker Mesut Ozil, 28, by moving for their England winger Jesse Lingard, 23. (Sun on Sunday)

Everton and Republic of Ireland midfielder James McCarthy, 26, is a £15m target for West Brom. (Mail on Sunday)

CSKA Moscow and Russia playmaker Alan Dzagoev, 26, could replace McCarthy at Goodison Park. (Liverpool Echo)

AIK's 17-year-old Swedish striker Alexander Isak is also a target for Everton, though they face competition from Real Madrid. (Mail on Sunday)

Chelsea captain John Terry, 36, could earn £12m from a one-year contract at Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua. (Sun on Sunday)

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Jamie Vardy's remarkable return to form is the subject of the Sunday Express' back page - the Leicester striker scored a hat-trick against Manchester City

Atletico Madrid could move for Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino if Diego Simeone leaves at the end of the season. (Sunday Mirror)

Galatasaray and Portugal winger Bruma, 22, has revealed he held talks with Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho in pre-season. (Fanatik - in Turkish)

More than 180 Premier League players are allegedly exploiting the tax system to avoid paying millions of pounds on their image rights earnings. (Times - subscription required)

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has explained his preference for keeping young players at the club, rather than sending them on loan. (Liverpool Echo)

West Ham boss Slaven Bilic is confident his summer signings are good enough for the Premier League. (Sky Sports)

Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce wants to sign Manchester United goalkeeper Sam Johnstone, 23. (Sunday Telegraph)

Nottingham Forest are scouting 25-year-old Portuguese striker Andre Claro, who plays for Vitoria Setubal. (A Bola - in Portuguese)

Paris St-Germain striker Edinson Cavani, 29, says he would like to play alongside Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann, as he believes the 25-year-old France forward is "an exciting attacking talent". (RMC Sport - in French)

Ajax and Netherlands midfielder Riechedly Bazoer, 20, will leave the club in January, with Wolfsburg a rumoured destination. (Ajax club website, via FourFourTwo)

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Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil celebrated a rare headed goal against Stoke on Saturday.

Mesut Ozil

Former Manchester United and Chelsea striker Radamel Falcao has rediscovered his goalscoring touch at Monaco this season, and celebrated Saturday's hat-trick with his team-mates. (Instagram)

Hull midfielder Robert Snodgrass is holding his hands up. The Scotland international was criticised by Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew for diving in Saturday's 3-3 draw.

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Shanghai Shenhua striker Demba Ba - formerly of West Ham, Newcastle and Chelsea - was full of admiration for Riyad Mahrez's performance in Leicester City's 4-2 victory against Manchester City.

Demba Ba Riyad Mahrez

Christian Benteke issued a rallying call after his eighth goal of the season helped Crystal Palace to an away point against Hull.

Christian Benteke

And finally...

Arsenal forward Theo Walcott will be given a coffee machine by his wife, after scoring his 10th goal of the season against Stoke. (Independent)

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