West Brom starlet in Liverpool’s radar?
The Reds are currently having a pair of strikers who both have not found the back of the net in nine games played. Italian Mario Balotelli tends to get into more troubles than goals, whereas Rickie Lambert seems to be a bench warmer for most of the time. With the extension of Daniel Sturridge’s injury, Brendan Rodgers has his sight on sizzling striker Saido Berahino. According to the Daily Mail, Liverpool might splash 25 million pounds for the Burundi born star that makes goal scoring look so easy. Is Berahino worth 25m or it’s just another Rodger’s gamble?
Garay the answer for United’s defensive woes?
Manchester United scouted Zenit St Petersburg centre-back against Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League on Wednesday in consideration to make a bid for the 28-year old. Chris Smalling has returned from injury where Phil Jones replaced him in the medical room. Marcus Rojo has not been performing as expected by Louis Van Gaal, hence Garay could be a good signing who has lots of experience playing with Real Madrid and Benfica.
Kramer to White Hart Lane?
World Cup winner and Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Christoph Kramer could soon join Tottenham Hotspur according to Metro papers. There are sizzling rumours that the Spurs technical director, Franco Baldini have scouted the German International several times and is now seriously eyeing a move after witnessing his side losing to Newcastle United last weekend. The defensive midfielder is currently on loan to Borussia Monchengladbach for regular first team football. The 23-year old would be a great addition for Spurs to provide cover for the back line and hold possession.
Black Cats snap up ex-France international Anthony Reveillere!
Gus Poyet has added a player with vast experience and intelligence to strengthen their defensive line. Reveillere joins Sunderland on a free transfer with a contract till end of the season as he was released by Napoli in the summer. The 34-year old could feature when Sunderland welcome Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal to the Stadium of Light upcoming weekend. The former Lyon right back was a member of France’s 2010 World Cup and Euro 2012 team.
The Gunners to sign a full-back to strengthen their back line
Daily Mirror reports that Arsenal could sign Winston Reid from West Ham, who has ongoing contract saga with the Hammers. The New Zealand international is out of contract this window and will be a great option for Arsene Wenger as he is rumoured to be given only 20 million pounds for signings. As injuries continue to haunt the Gunners, he would fit a perfect cover for Per Mertesacker and Frenchman Laurent Koscielny.
Three Premier League clubs chasing former Fulham ace
The former Fulham and Tottenham midfielder, who has been in excellent form for MLS side Seattle Sounders since signing for the club is attracting attention from Stoke City, QPR as well as Aston Villa. The USA international has four years left in his contract with his current team. However, the 31-year old is highly expected to be available for a loan switch in the January transfer window as the new MLS season only starts in March. An exciting short term option for the dream team as well.