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West Ham are pondering a short-term move for ex-Leicester City forward Ahmed Musa, reports theDaily Mail.

Musa is currently a free agent after leaving Saudi Arabia’sAl Nassr.

Merseysiders struggling to meet release clause

Manchester United and Liverpool are both keen to sign RB Leipzig defender Dayot Upamecano, reports theMirror.

Liverpool’s chances of landing the star suffered a setback when the club’s owners insisted that they could not meet his£38 million ($52m) release clause.

Manchester Unitedhead coachOle Gunnar Solskjaer has admitted that summer signingDonnyvan de Beek is unhappy at Old Trafford due to his lack of playing time.

The 23-year-old came over fromAjaxin the summer and was tipped to play a major role at Old Trafford, but has found regular minutes hard to come by in his first season inEngland.

Van de Beek has made 21 total appearances this season but has played just 10 times in the Premier League – only two of which have been starts.

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Arsenal’s efforts to sign Stoke City wonderkid Nathan Collins may bethwarted, claims theSun.

Collins, 19, is now more likely to move to Burnley, who have the funds available for an immediate transfer.

Ex-Liverpool boss is doing impressive work at Leicester

Chelsea are considering Brendan Rodgers as a potential replacement on the bench for Frank Lampard, reports theMirror.

Rodgers has steered Leicester City to third place in the Premier League, while the Blues languish down in ninth under their former midfielder.

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