Here are the latest transfer rumours from the papers and online...
Liverpool have had a loan bid for Barcelona striker David Villa rejected. The Spanish club want a £16m permanent deal for the 31-year-old. (Daily Mail)
Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson will offer midfielder Frank Lampard, 34, and left-back Ashley Cole, 32, the chance to move to Old Trafford when their contracts are not renewed by Chelsea at the end of the season. (Daily Star)
Paris Saint-Germain say they have not approached Cole about moving to France. (ESPN)
Tottenham are in pole position to sign Schalke defender Lewis Holtby, 22, whose contract runs out at the end of the season. (The Times)
Arsenal have offered £10m for Atletico Madrid striker Adrian Lopez. This fails to meet the £14.7m release clause in the 24-year-old's contract though. (Goal.com)
Swansea are ready to make a move for Bolton defender Marcos Alonso, 22, in the January transfer window. (Sky Sports)
Stoke have told veteran defender Danny Higginbotham, 34, he can leave the club in January, but it's unlikely he will join Ipswich, where he's been playing on loan. (Sky Sports)
Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur will fight it out for the signature of Crystal Palace's £10m-rated forward Wilfried Zaha, 20. (The Guardian)
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers hopes to sign Paris Saint-Germain forward Kevin Gameiro, 25, on loan. (The Times)
Arsenal are expected to sound out Southampton over their 17-year-old defender Luke Shaw, with manager Arsene Wenger having identified the left-back as one of his transfer priorities for 2013. (Daily Telegraph)
And here are the latest transfer tales from talksport.co.uk...