Here is all of Monday’s transfer gossip and paper talk...
Liverpool have made an offer of £7million for Italy international Davide Astori but are likely to miss out to Southampton. (Daily Mail)
QPR boss Harry Redknapp flew to Marseille on Sunday to start talks over an £8million move for striker Loic Remy. Redknapp is also keen on Rennes midfielder Yann M’Vila. (The Sun)
Schalke have opened the way for Tottenham to sign Lewis Holtby this month, rather than at the end of the season, for a cut-price £1.6million. (Daily Mail)
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has set his sights on two signings before the end of the transfer window. (Daily Express)
And one target for Wenger is Birmingham’s Jack Butland. Fulham and Southampton are also keen on the young keeper. (Daily Star)
Manchester City are lining up a potential replacement for controversial striker Mario Balotelli in the form of £45million Edinson Cavani. (Daily Mail)
Newcastle are considering a move for Bastia’s attacking midfielder Florian Thauvin. (Daily Mail)
Beram Kayal's advisor says he expects to learn this week if Norwich City intend to make an offer for the Celtic midfielder. (Daily Mail)
Leeds have tabled a £750,000 bid for Nottingham Forest striker Dexter Blackstock. (The Sun)
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