Football transfer talk and gossip (Tuesday, January 21)

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

Newcastle United, Sunderland, Chelsea, Manchester United, Tottenham and West Ham make the headlines today.

Newcastle have reached an agreement to sign Montpellier’s Remy Cabella, 23, but the French club say the £12m midfielder will not join the Magpies until the summer - Metro

Sunderland new boy Santiago Vergini could make his debut against Manchester United tomorrow night - Shields Gazette

Chelsea have told Manchester United they will have to pay £40m for Spain midfielder Juan Mata, 25, who is keen to leave Stamford Bridge to secure regular first-team football ahead of the summer’s World Cup - Daily Mail

Striker Samuel Eto’o, 32, says he will sign for Mallorca when his short-term contract at Chelsea expires at the end of the season - Daily Express

Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy is keen to bring Fulham striker Dimitar Berbatov back to White Hart Lane but manager Tim Sherwood is reluctant on a move for the 32-year-old - Daily Mirror

Turkish club Sivasspor are keen on signing West Ham striker Modibo Maiga. The Mali forward, 26, has been told he can leave the club by manager Sam Allardyce after scoring just twice in 19 games - Daily Mail