The Rumour Mill
Speculation, conjecture, whisperings, half-truths and outright nonsense. Disclaimer
Gerard Deulofeu is wanted by two Serie A clubs if reports are to be believed.
Everton appear to be on the verge of making their first signing of the January transfer window with the acquisition of Ademola Lookman from Charlton Athletic.
Everton manager Ronald Koeman is one of several options who could take over from Luis Enrique, according to Spanish newspaper Marca.
Bolstered in their stance by interest from West Bromwich Albion, Manchester United have reportedly rejected a £19m bid from Everton for Morgan Schneiderlin.
With Phil Jagielka admitting that he can no longer be guaranteed a regular place in the starting line-up and Ronald Koeman said to be looking for replacements, Everton are being linked with a number of names.
Tom Cleverley could be a target of Magpies manager Rafa Benitez as he seeks to bolster his club's push for an immediate return to the Premier League by adding the midfielder to their ranks.
Gerard Deulofeu could be heading to Serie A in a temporary deal according to reports in Italy.
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Everton are said to be confident of landing Ademola Lookman from Charlton Athletic in a deal that could be worth £11million to the South London club.
Acknowledging that the player isn't getting any game time under him at Old Trafford, Jose Mourinho says that he won't stand in Morgan Schneiderlin's way if Manchester United accept a bid for him in the coming transfer window.
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