Football transfer gossip (Jan 23): Southampton, Everton, Sunderland, Blackburn Rovers, Arsenal

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

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is set to win the race to seal the signing of Southampton's teenage midfield prodigy Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain in a deal worth 10m.

Full story: Mail on Sunday

Jose Mourinho has targeted his former Chelsea star Didier Drogba to ease his striker crisis at Real Madrid.

Full story: Sunday Mirror

Drogba heads a list of senior players who could be heading for the exit in the summer as Chelsea plan a major overhaul of the squad which won three titles in six seasons but is now showing its age. (Sunday Times, subscription required)

Arsenal will let Russian striker Andrey Arshavin leave in the summer, with Chelsea a possible destination. (News of the World, subscription required)

Sir Alex Ferguson says Manchester United will not be buying anyone in the transfer window as there is "no value" in the market at the moment. (Observer)

Aston Villa defender Curtis Davies, currently on loan at Leicester, could be on his way back to the West Midlands to sign for Birmingham in a permanent deal.

Full story: Sunday Mirror

Shaun Wright-Phillips is close to agreeing a move to Fulham which will see the Manchester City and England winger join on loan before signing on a permanent basis in the summer.

Full story: Mail on Sunday

Sunderland manager Steve Bruce is set to land striker Roman Pavlyuchenko from Tottenham as a replacement for Darren Bent.

Full story: Mail on Sunday

Blackburn striker El Hadji Diouf says he has no desire to move away from the club and new manager Steve Kean has told him to ignore specultion he could be sold. (News of the World, subscription required)

Everton could be going head-to-head with West Ham to try and sign Hoffenheim's Senegal international striker Demba Ba, despite fears he may not be fit to play until April after failing a medical at Stoke.

Full story: Mail on Sunday

Inter Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has told Manchester City's Mario Balotelli to forget about a move to the San Siro. "How many top striker can you have at one club?" said the Swedish international. (Mail on Sunday)

Arsenal's desperate search for a new central defender could see them make a shock move for Tottenham's injury-plagued Jonathan Woodgate, who is out of contract in the summer. (News of the World, subscription required)

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