Football transfer gossip (Jan 20): Manchester City, Sunderland, Aston Villa, Newcastle United, Arsenal, Liverpool

Check out latest football transfer gossip around the leagues. Is your favourite player tipped for a move?

Arsenal and Manchester United are preparing to move for Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos. The Spain international is valued at 25m.

Full story: Caught Offside

Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor has been cleared to approach his old club Monaco with a view to a cut-price 9m transfer.

Full story: Daily Mirror

Liverpool chairman Tom Werner suggests a bid for Ajax's star Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez may be affordable, even at about 25m.

Full story: Metro

Keisuke Honda's agent is to discuss the Japan international's future with Premier League clubs. Liverpool are leading the chase for the CSKA Moscow midfielder, but Arsenal and Aston Villa are also interested.

Full story: sport.co.uk

Sunderland boss Steve Bruce will approach his former manager Sir Alex Ferguson about signing Manchester United veteran Michael Owen this month as a replacement for Darren Bent.

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Schalke 04 midfielder Ivan Rakitic is being chased by Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur, Bolton Wanderers and Everton. The Croatian will be out of contract in the summer.

Full story: sport.co.uk

Aston Villa are ready to let unwanted midfielder Stephen Ireland join Newcastle on loan and are preparing a third bid for Blackpool playmaker Charlie Adam.

Full story: Daily Mirror

Chris Wood celebrates his opening goal.
 Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Leeds United star Chris Wood in running for top Championship award