Transfer rumour round-up.
Aston Villa target £8m Brazilian.
Full story: CaughtOffside
Barcelona are interested in signing long-term Newcastle target Mathieu Debuchy. The 27-year-old full-back has recently admitted his disappointment that a move to the Magpies from Lille could not be agreed in the summer.
Full story: Fichajes
Speculation surrounding Mario Balotelli’s future at Manchester City has intensified after manager Roberto Mancini dropped the controversial striker for Sunday’s victory over Tottenham.
Full story: Metro
Ex-Milan, Chelsea, Dynamo Kyiv striker Shevchenko offered Ukraine job
Full story: Tribalfootball