Wednesday’s gossip column

Tottenham Hotspur are lining up a summer move for Southampton and England forward Danny Ings, 28. (Eurosport)external-link

Inter Milan and Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku, 27, has no interest in joining Manchester City. (Express)external-link

Liverpool and Tottenham are looking into a possible deal for Inter’s Italy midfielder Nicolo Barella, 23. (Calciomercato – in Italian)external-link

Liverpool and Barcelona have not given up hope of signing Bayern Munich and Austria defender David Alaba, 28, despite Real Madrid being close to a deal. (Sport1 – in German)external-link

AC Milan have agreed a deal to sign Chelsea and England defender Fikayo Tomori, 23, on an initial loan with a view to a permanent deal worth up to 30m euro (£26.6m). (Calciomercato – in Italian) external-link

Manchester United are preparing an £11m bid for Lens and Argentina defender Facundo Medina, 21. (La Voix du Nord – in French)external-link

Nice are no longer interested in signing United’s 28-year-old England midfielder Jesse Lingard on loan. (Sky Sports)external-link

Tottenham and England midfielder Dele Alli, 24, is confident he will agree a loan move to Paris St-Germain in the January transfer window. (Sun)external-link

Alli’s hopes of a move rest on what demands Spurs place on PSG.(Goal)external-link

Talks between England Under-21s midfielder Jamal Musiala, 17, and Bayern Munich over a new contract have stalled, with Liverpool, Manchester United and Manchester City monitoring the situation. (Goal)external-link

Newcastle United defender Emil Krafth’s £2.7m move to Istanbul Basaksehir has stalled after the 26-year-old Swede started for the Magpies against Arsenal on Monday. (Mail)external-link

Bayer Leverkusen are in talks with Leicester City over a deal to sign English winger Demarai Gray, 24. (Sport1 – in German)external-link

Arsenal have been told that 24-year-old Argentine midfielder Emiliano Buendia will not be leaving Norwich City during this transfer window. (Independent)external-link

Manchester City have a £27.5m buy-back option on Aston Villa and Brazil midfielder Douglas Luiz which expires this summer, but Pep Guardiola is not expecting to pursue the 22-year-old. (Birmingham Mail)external-link

Montpellier have rejected a bid from West Ham United for French striker Gaetan Laborde, 26. (Guardian)external-link

Atletico Madrid want manager Diego Simeone to sign a new deal keeping him at the club until 2024. (AS – in Spanish)external-link

Real Madrid’s Norway midfielder Martin Odegaard, 22, has asked to leave the club. (Marca)external-link

Newcastle’s American defender DeAndre Yedlin, 27, says he is in the dark over his future as the club have not instigated contract talks. (Newcastle Chronicle)external-link

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