Burnley star tipped for January exit as West Ham and Leicester City among Premier League clubs showing interest

Christmas is just days away - and so is the January transfer window.

Wednesday, 23rd December 2020, 7:53 am
Latest Premier League gossip. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Burnley face Leeds United and Sheffield United over the festive period before the winter market opens, a week on Friday.

And as we build-up to the four-week window, the Clarets and their Premier League rivals are being linked with a number of potential incomings and outgoings.

ALK Capital are closing in on a takeover at Turf Moor after Chris Farnell and Mohamed El Kashashy withdrew their offer on Tuesday – but will it be completed in time to make an impact on the January window?

As always, we’re sharing the latest news and gossip from around the web – scroll down to see the latest:

West Ham and Leicester City are among several Premier League clubs interested in signing Burnley defender James Tarkowski in January. (Eurosport)

Sheffield United are monitoring Inter Miami winger Lewis Morgan. The former Sunderland loanee would likely cost in the region of £2million. (Daily Mail)

Barcelona are considering a shock move for Chelsea’s Antonio Rudiger and Newcastle United’s Fabian Schar as they are viewed as “experienced ball players”. (The Athletic via Daily Mail)

West Bromwich Albion boss Sam Allardyce is planning to ask Steve Bruce about Andy Carroll’s availability in the coming weeks as he eyes a January reunion. (Daily Mirror via The Sun)

Leeds United have registered their interest in Wolves winger Adama Traore, who is considering his future as he seeks regular first-team. (90min)

Leeds are ready to make Adam Forshaw available for loan in January as he closes in on a return from a hip injury, which has kept him out since August 2019. (Football Insider)

Cardiff City, Sheffield Wednesday and Bournemouth are interested in taking in-form Leeds youngster Sam Greenwood on loan in January. (Wales Online)

Reading are preparing to part with Liverpool and Leeds target Michael Olise, who has an £8million release clause in his contract. (Football Insider)

Aston Villa are braced for January approaches from both Manchester United and Manchester City for their £100million-rated ace Jack Grealish. (Daily Mirror)

Manchester United have joined Liverpool in the list of clubs interested in Schalke defender Ozan Kabak, who has seen his asking price lowered to £25million. (Daily Mail)