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Tuesday’s transfer rumors – Arsenal eye surprise deadline-day move for Caicedo alternative

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Arsenal eye surprise deadline-day move for Caicedo alternative

Chelsea midfielder Jorginho has emerged as a transfer deadline-day target for Arsenal.

The Premier League leaders need cover for Thomas Partey, with Mohamed Elneny out with a knee injury. They have an eye on Moises Caicedo, but Brighton are reluctant to sell the midfielder. Therefore, with less than 24 hours until the transfer deadline, Arsenal are considering a move for Jorginho, who will be out of contract at Chelsea in the summer. [The Athletic – subscription required]

Leeds sign Weston McKennie from Juventus on loan

PSG eye a move for Ziyech

Paris Saint-Germain have an eye on Chelsea attacking midfielder Hakim Ziyech.

The Ligue 1 leaders are interested in doing a six-month loan for Ziyech. The 29-year-old Morocco international has struggled at Chelsea this season, managing just one assist in 15 appearances across all competitions. He would prefer a transfer to France than to another English club. [L’Equipe – in French]

Porro edges closer to Tottenham transfer

Tottenham have edged closer to completing a deal for Sporting CP right-back Pedro Porro.

Porro wants to join Tottenham and has pressed Sporting into accepting a deal. The Portuguese club and Spurs have negotiated a separate deal from the 23-year-old’s €45 million release clause. They are now on the brink of completing it. [Telegraph – subscription required]

Chelsea edging closer to €120m Fernandez deal

Man Utd receive 10 loan offers for Elanga

10 loan offers have arrived at Manchester United’s doorstep for winger Anthony Elanga.

The 20-year-old Sweden international has struggled for regular opportunities in the line-up, making just five Premier League starts this season. Borussia Dortmund and PSV Eindhoven are among the clubs interested. That said, Red Devils boss Erik ten Hag is reluctant to let him leave. [FourFourTwo]

Barcelona step up their efforts to sign Araujo

Barcelona have stepped up their attempts to sign LA Galaxy right-back Julian Araujo before tonight’s transfer deadline.

The Blaugrana want to sign Araujo on an initial loan, with a buy option included as part of the deal. If signed, the 21-year-old American-born Mexican would start out with Barca’s B team, but may become quickly involved with the first team. [ESPN]

Man City to loan Joao Cancelo to Bayern Munich

Arsenal set to loan Marquinhos to Norwich

Norwich City could sign Arsenal winger Marquinhos on loan until the end of the season.

The 19-year-old Brazilian will do a medical ahead of a loan deal with Norwich, which includes no buy option. He hopes to gain regular football at the sixth-placed Championship side, having made just six appearances for Arsenal this season. [Daily Mail]

Isco is on his way to the Bundesliga

Union Berlin have sealed a deal to sign Isco on a free transfer.

The 30-year-old midfielder is a free agent after mutually agreeing with Sevilla to end his contract last month. He will sign a contract until 2024, which includes an option for another year. Union Berlin have a medical scheduled for Tuesday. [Florian Plettenberg – Sky Germany]

Everton submit a £45m bid for Conor Gallagher