Football gossip

Chile forward Alexis Sanchez, 29, is determined to leave Manchester United after being snubbed by manager Jose Mourinho. (Mirror)

Juventus and are being linked with signing and Belgium midfielder Mousa Dembele, 31, whose contract will expire at the end of the season. (Calciomercato)

Newcastle have stepped up their efforts to sign Atlanta United and Paraguay midfielder Miguel Almiron, 24. (Mail)

are planning a January move for ’s England Under-17 World Cup winner Callum Hudson-Odoi, 18. (Sun)

have held talks with Paulo Sousa, the former QPR and Leicester manager, about replacing under-fire manager . (Times – subscription required)

Huddersfield want to bring in Liverpool’s English striker Dominic Solanke, 21, on loan in January. (Sky Sports)

boss Marco Silva wants to sign Watford’s Abdoulaye Doucoure, the 25-year-old French midfielder he worked with at Vicarage Road. (Mirror)

are concerned that 2,700 PAOK Salonika supporters may be travelling to London without tickets for their match at Stamford Bridge on Thursday. (London Evening Standard)

Liverpool’s Ss midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri, 27, says he is happy at the club but has not ruled out a return to Italy, where he played briefly for . (Gazzetta dello Sport, via Star)

Leicester’s Spanish midfielder Vicente Iborra, 30, has been linked with rejoining Sevilla in January, but a return to the club is “complicated”, says their director of football, Joaquin Caparros. (Leicester Mercury)

’s English defender Brendan Galloway, 22, is hoping to return to fitness next month following a hamstring injury in order to seal a January loan move. (Liverpool Echo)

Former Newcastle defender David Edgar, 31, who most recently played for Ottawa in his native , is reportedly close to joining the Magpies’ north-east rivals Sunderland. (Chronicle)

Burnley goalkeeper Joe Hart, 31, says he has not given up hope of a return to the England squad. (Goalkeepers’ Union podcast)

Leeds are considering a January move for Newcastle’s English goalkeeper Freddie Woodman, 21, to provide competition for Northern Ireland stopper Bailey Peacock-Farrell, 22. (Sun)

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