Football rumours and news: Monday, October 29

Newcastle United, Manchester United and Chelsea make today’s headlines

Newcastle appear to have won the race to sign France midfielder Moussa Sissoko, 23, from Toulouse despite interest from Spurs, Liverpool, Everton and Fulham – Daily Mail

Florent Malouda’s hopes of ending his Chelsea stay have suffered a setback after Santos distanced themselves from a move for the 32-year-old French winger – Metro

Goalkeeper David de Gea, 21, insists he is happy at Manchester United and is not looking to return to Spanish football, despite reported interest from Real Madrid – Sky Sports