Here is all of Wednesday’s transfer gossip and paper talk...
Pep Guardiola, who will take charge of Bayern Munich in the summer, is drawing up a transfer shortlist and Liverpool’s Luis Suarez is his main target, with the German giants preparing a £40m swoop. (Metro)
And Liverpool keeper Pepe Reina's agent is heading for showdown talks over the Spanish star's future at the club amid reports linking Barcelona with a move. (Daily Mirror)
Manchester United, along with Arsenal, are also making checks on QPR’s Brazilian keeper Julio Cesar. (The Sun)
United’s deal to sign Wilfried Zaha and instantly loan him back to Crystal Palace is facing a Football League probe. United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has agreed a £15million swoop for the England starlet, with the clubs also proposing he is returned to Selhurst Park until the summer - but he may not be allowed to rejoin the Eagles. (Daily Mirror)
Newcastle are set to make FOUR signings this week as Alan Pardew splashes out £17million to try to ensure the club stays in the Premier League. Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa, Massadio Haidara, Yoan Gouffran and Moussa Sissoko are all heading to St James' Park. (Daily Mirror)
Scott Sinclair is set to be stuck on the Manchester City bench for the rest of the season. Everton have been linked with a loan swoop for the winger but Sinclair, 23, played 13 minutes for Swansea in August and under FIFA rules he cannot play for a third club in one term. (The Sun)
Southampton boss Mauricio Pochettino is lining up ex-Barcelona midfielder Joan Verdu as his first signing. Verdu, 29, played under Pochettino at Espanyol and is out of contract at the end of the season. (The Sun)
Hamburg could beat Manchester City to the signing of UAE's highly-rated playmaker Omar Abdulrahman after admitting their interest. (Sport 360)
Chelsea winger Marko Marin is a loan target for CSKA Moscow. The 23-year-old winger has made just eight first team appearances this season and is keen to remain in the picture for the German national side. (Daily Mirror)
Mohamed Diame is threatening to report West Ham to FIFA over fears the club are trying to renege on his £3.5million release clause. Arsenal, Newcastle and Tottenham have all shown a strong interest in the former Wigan man. (Daily Mail)
Chelsea will hold talks with Belgium international keeper Thibaut Courtois over his long-term future at Stamford Bridge after he was linked with Barcelona. Courtois is currently on his second season-long loan at Atletico Madrid having joined Chelsea from Genk for £5m in 2011 but the Blues do not want to sell him. (Evening Standard)
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