Football transfer gossip (Jan 15): Wolves, Hibernian, Manchester City, Aston Villa, Fulham

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

Inter Milan are lining up a 17m summer bid for Manchester City's 29-year-old midfielder Gareth Barry.

Full story: talkSPORT

Benfica left-back Fabio Coentrao is wanted by Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson as a replacement for Patrice Evra, who could move abroad in the summer.

Full story: Daily Mail

Tottenham are interested in Marseilles left-back Tay Taiwo, who has entered the final six months of his current deal with the French club. (the Times)

Manchester City will allow Shay Given to leave Eastlands, but only if they can find a replacement.

Full story: the Guardian

Real Madrid are ramping up their bid to land Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor. The Spanish club want Adebayor on a short-term loan but they will have to stump up the majority of his 160,000-a-week wages.

Full story: Daily Mail

Everton midfielder Steven Pienaar will reject Chelsea to sign for Tottenham next week.

Full story: Daily Mirror

Manchester United, Chelsea and Inter Milan are all interested in Udinese winger Alexis Sanchez.

Full story: Daily Mail

Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho says that striker Karim Benzema, who has been linked with a move to England, will not be leaving the club during the transfer window.

Full story: the Independent

Aston Villa are stepping up their efforts to sign Wigan left-back Maynor Figueroa after the club allowed Stephen Warnock to return to Liverpool on loan.

Full story: Daily Mail

Espanyol defender Victor Ruiz is wanted by both Blackburn Rovers and Fulham. (the Times)

Wolves are chasing Lens midfielder Sidi Keita.

Full story: Daily Mail

St Johnstone face competition from Hearts and Hibernian for the loan signing of Leigh Griffiths following the striker's 150,000 move from Dundee to Wolves. (the Sun)

Scotland striker Kenny Miller is preparing to open signing talks with Turkish champions Bursaspor, with today's match against Hamilton likely to be his last for Rangers. (the Sun)

Celtic and Rangers face a head-to-head battle for the signature of Derby County midfielder Kris Commons, whose contract ends in the summer, although his present club retain hopes of re-signing the Scotland international. (the Sun)

Scunthorpe United are poised to wrap up a 600,000 deal for Kilmarnock striker Conor Sammon. (the Sun)

Hibernian are considering a bid for Inverness Caledonian Thistle's Adam Rooney, pondering a loan deal for Arsenal's Jay Emmanuel-Thomas and giving a trial to former Reading man Heidar Thorvaldsson as they look to bolster their striking options. (the Sun)

Kilmarnock and Hibernian are battling to land Brechin City midfielder Craig Molloy on a pre-contact agreement. (the Sun)

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Mateusz Klich. Picture: Tony Johnson.

Video: Klich and Cibicki stuck on the sidelines at Leeds United