Football transfer rumours – Tuesday, October 16

TRANSFER rumours and gossip in the football world continue and on Tuesday, October 16, they involve Newcastle United, Liverpool, Arsenal, Tottenham, Chelsea, Manchester City, Aston Villa and Fulham, amongst others.

Newcastle United’s chief scout Graham Carr and goalkeeping coach Andy Woodman spent Monday night in the Netherlands running the rule over PSV Eindhoven’s Dutch U21 international Jeroen Zoet – Full story: Daily Mirror

Liverpool are lining up an audacious La Liga double swoop for Atletico Madrid’s Turkish winger Arda Turan, 25, and Barcelona’s Chile international forward Alexis Sanchez, 23 – Full story: TalkSPORT

Arsenal are considering an ambitious move to bring Manchester United’s Mexican striker Javier Hernandez, 24, to the Emirates – Full story: Caughtoffside.com

Arsenal are aiming to beat north London rivals Tottenham to the signing of 23-year-old Brazilian striker Leandro Damiao from Internacional – Full story: Daily Star

Chelsea could add to their growing Brazilian contingent with a move for Corinthians 24-year-old midfielder Paulinho. The Blues already have Oscar, Ramires, David Luiz and Lucas Piazon in their ranks – Full story: TalkSPORT

Arsenal’s Italian goalkeeper Vito Mannone, 24, insists he wants to stay with the north London club despite interest from Napoli – Full story: The Sun

Tottenham are keeping tabs on Feyenoord’s 21-year-old Holland international Jordy Clasie as boss Andre Villas-Boas prepares to add to his squad in January – Full story: Daily Mail

Leicester goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel has emerged as a surprise target for Spanish side Real Madrid. Real see Schmeichel, 25, as a long-term successor to current keeper Iker Casillas, 31 – Full story: Daily Star

Steve Browett, the Crystal Palace co-chairman, has moved to assure the club’s supporters that Wilfried Zaha “is not for sale”, despite Sunday newspaper reports that clubs including Manchester City, Liverpool and Arsenal want to buy the 19-year-old winger – Full story: The Guardian

Aston Villa’s 28-year-old Darren Bent could be set for a January move out of Villa Park, with Liverpool and QPR lining up bids for the out-of-favour striker – Full story: The Metro

Daniel Sturridge will look to leave Chelsea in January to try to revive his England chances with Liverpool and Totttenham both keen to recruit the 23-year-old striker – Full story: Daily Mirror

Andrey Arshavin’s time at Arsenal looks set to be coming to an end with Fulham boss Martin Jol reported to be interested in signing the 31-year-old Russian in January – Full story: Footylatest.com