Chelsea's January transfer list revealed, Update on Diego Simeone's future, and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 26th December 2017
Good evening and welcome to Sportskeeda's latest transfer news and rumours roundup. With the festive period right upon us, top clubs from around Europe are looking to plug gaps in their squads in the next one month, during the January transfer market.
So, let's head right in and take a look at the major happenings across Europe that made headlines today, the 26th of December 2017:
Antonio Conte wants three players in January
According to the Daily Mirror, the Chelsea boss is set to have a meeting with the club's top brass over sanctioning funds for a successful January transfer market. Conte wants to avoid a repeat of the summer where the Italian missed out on a number of his first-choice targets.
It is believed that Conte wants to add attacking reinforcements to his Chelsea squad and is eyeing big money moves for Thomas Lemar, Ross Barkley and Leon Bailey. The trio have been linked with the Premier League champions for a while now, but signing all three of them in the space of one month might prove to be a far-fetched dream.
David Moyes admits Steven N'Zonzi interest
West Ham United manager, David Moyes has revealed that the Hammers are interested in signing wantaway midfielder Steven N'Zonzi. The Sevilla man is looking for a move away from Spain and is eyeing a return to the Premier League.
On N'Zonzi, Moyes said, "I think he's somebody who would be of interest to us if he came on the market." N'Zonzi has previously played for Blackburn Rovers and Stoke City in England.