Football transfer gossip (January 30): Birmingham City, Nottingham Forest, Manchester City

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Manchester City have set their sights on Barcelona forward David Villa, 31, to replace Mario Balotelli and have already made an enquiry about the £15m-rated Spaniard.

Full story: The Mirror

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is to make one final attempt to sign David Villa after transfer talks with Arsenal chief Ivan Gazidis.

Full story: Daily Mail

Norwich are hoping to seal the £8m signing of Celtic striker Gary Hooper and Leeds hitman Luciano Becchio.

Full story: the Sun

West Ham are eyeing a move for 31-year-old Shakhtar Donetsk left-back Razvan Rat.

Full story: Sky Sports

QPR boss Harry Redknapp and his Stoke counterpart Tony Pulis are arranging a swap deal involving strikers Peter Crouch, 31, and Jamie Mackie, 27.

Full story: The Mirror

Redknapp also wants to sign 28-year-old Croatia midfielder Niko Kranjcar for a third time, having managed him at Portsmouth and Tottenham.

Full story: Metro

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Scott Parker is also a key target for Redknapp.

Full story: The Independent

Fulham are in talks to sign AC Milan’s 26-year-old Dutch midfielder Urby Emanuelson on loan.

Full story: Daily Mail

Nottingham Forest are closing in on the signing of 31-year-old Millwall striker Darius Henderson.

Full story: talkSport

Birmingham goalkeeper Jack Butland has rejected the chance to join Chelsea, after his club accepted a £3m offer.

Full story: Daily Mail

Tottenham Hotspur are preparing one final attempt to sign 23-year-old striker Leandro Damiao from Internacional before the transfer window closes on Thursday.

Full story: The Daily Telegraph