Here is all of Tuesday’s transfer gossip and paper talk...
Sir Alex Ferguson is considering a summer move to take Frank Lampard to Manchester United following Chelsea’s decision to allow the midfielder to leave Stamford Bridge at the end of his contract. (Daily Telegraph)
Chelsea have identified Marouane Fellaini as a replacement for Lampard and are planning to trigger a £22million buyout clause in the Everton midfielder’s contract at the end of the season. (The Times)
Chelsea are also confident of completing the signing of Taison from Metalist Kharkiv this month despite Manchester City trying to hijack the move. (Daily Mail)
Luka Modric has alerted Chelsea and Manchester City to a potential January transfer after the Real Madrid midfielder admitted he is unsettled in Spain. (Metro)
United are also showing interest in Galatasaray goalkeeper Fernando Muslera. (Daily Mail)
Newcastle face late competition from Inter Milan for Marseille striker Loic Remy. (Daily Mail)
Arsene Wenger has been put on alert after Anderlecht midfielder Lucas Biglia made it clear he wants to move in January. (Daily Mirror)
Pep Guardiola says that he will return to coaching next season but insists that he has not yet decided where. The former Barcelona coach has become the most sought-after manager in Europe, attracting interest from Chelsea and Manchester City among a number of other clubs. (Various)
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