Football transfer talk and gossip (Saturday, January 25)

Today's football transfer talk and gossip.
Today's football transfer talk and gossip.

Newcastle, Sunderland, Celtic, Manchester United, Arsenal, West Ham and Cardiff make the headlines today

Newcastle United will try to complete the signing of Netherlands striker Luuk de Jong, 23, before their Premier League clash with Norwich City next Tuesday - Sky Sports

Paris St-Germain manager Laurent Blanc has admitted his interest in signing 25-year-old Newcastle and France midfielder Yohan Cabaye - Daily Star

Sunderland manager Gus Poyet is keen on a move for Valencia and Argentina midfielder Ever Banega, 25 - Sunderland Echo

Sunderland boss Gus Poyet will hand debuts to Argentine loan pair Oscar Ustari, 27, and Santiago Vergini, 25, against Kidderminster Harriers in the FA Cup - Daily Star

Manchester United have renewed confidence that forward Wayne Rooney, 28, will commit his future to the club after the soon-to-be-completed £37m signing of Juan Mata - the Times

United boss David Moyes has also made a £22.5m bid for 18-year-old Southampton left-back Luke Shaw - Daily Mirror

West Ham are looking to sign Portugal midfielder Raul Meireles, 30, on loan from Turkish club Fenerbahce - Talksport

Manager Neil Lennon has indicated Celtic may make a move for Wolves and Scotland striker Leigh Griffiths - The Scotsman

Germany midfielder Julian Draxler, 20, is desperate to join Arsenal from Schalke before the transfer window shuts, and the two clubs are in negotiations - Daily Mirror

Cardiff are set to beat Premier League rivals Crystal Palace to the signing of Wigan centre-back Ivan Ramis, 29 - Daily Mail