Football gossip: Ozil, Fred, Sancho, Rashford, Fekir, Pochettino

Football gossip

Turkish Super Lig side Istanbul Basaksehir could make a bid for Arsenal's Germany midfielder Mesut Ozil, 30. Club president Goksel Gumusdag said they would "do anything to get him". (Bild via FourFourTwo)external-link

The agent of Manchester United midfielder Fred says the 25-year-old will remain at Old Trafford. The Brazilian joined the Premier League club in June but has been linked with a move away. (Daily Star Sunday)external-link

England captain Harry Kane and manager Gareth Southgate are both set to be made OBEs in the New Year's Honours. (Sun on Sunday)external-link

Real Madrid, Barcelona and Bayern Munich are all interested in 18-year-old England forward Jadon Sancho, who is at Borussia Dortmund. (Marca)external-link

Isco, 26, wants to move to Manchester City because the Spain midfielder fears for his place at Real Madrid if they sign 27-year-old Belgium forward Eden Hazard from Chelsea. (Sunday Express)external-link

Manchester United caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking at Bournemouth and Norway striker Josh King, 26, as a possible January target. (Sun on Sunday)external-link

However, United will only go into the transfer market in January if there is a huge injury crisis at the club. (Sunday Mirror)external-link

Barcelona are ready to make a bid for United and England striker Marcus Rashford, with Real Madrid also keen on the 21-year-old. (Sunday Express)external-link

Fulham owner Shahid Khan will make a new £600m bid to take ownership of Wembley in the new year. (Sun on Sunday)external-link

Paris St-Germain are considering signing Everton midfielder Idrissa Gueye. The Senegalese, 29, joined the Toffees in 2016. (Sky Sports)external-link

Lyon's 25-year-old France midfielder Nabil Fekir - who almost joined Liverpool in the summer - is a January target for Chelsea. (Mail on Sunday)external-link

Former Chelsea midfielder Dennis Wise thinks the club will try to sign Leicester's English forward Jamie Vardy, 31, or Bayern Munich's 30-year-old Poland striker Robert Lewandowski in January. (Sunday Express)external-link

Leicester boss Claude Puel insists he has nothing to prove following his side's shock win at Chelsea, despite rumours he is close to being sacked. (Mail on Sunday)external-link

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino says he has a good relationship with chairman Daniel Levy. The Argentine has been linked with the managerial role at Manchester United. (Sky Sports)external-link

Former Manchester City chief executive Garry Cook is heading a consortium to buy Newcastle United - 10 years after persuading Sheikh Mansour to buy City rather than the Tyneside club. (Sunday Mirror) external-link

Ex-Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho thought he was going to discuss the club's transfer policy at the meeting where he was sacked. (Times - subscription required)external-link

Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahmovic's new deal with LA Galaxy could be the biggest in Major League Soccer. The 37-year-old will be paid up to $7.5m (£5.5m) in 2019. (ESPN)external-link

Leaked memos reveal Tottenham are unhappy with the untidy state of the streets around their new White Hart Lane stadium. (Observer)external-link

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