Wednesday’s transfer rumour roundup.
Monaco are set to test Manchester City’s resolve to hold on to Belgian defender Vincent Kompany, 27, in January by making a £17m offer for the player’s services – Daily Express
Barcelona will attempt to sign Chelsea defender David Luiz, 26, in January for £29m – Daily Star
Stoke are plotting a January move for Dutch striker Luuk de Jong, 23, and manager Mark Hughes has not given up hope of getting a work permit for American forward Juan Agudelo, 21 – Daily Mirror
Arsenal face competition from Liverpool for the signature of Hamburg’s highly rated Turkey midfielder Hakan Calhanoglu, 19 – Daily Mail
Newcastle United’s 32-year-old striker Shola Ameobi, out of contract at the end of this season, is a January target for Hull City – Daily Mail