Transfer News - Sunday 30th December

Evening All,

A comprehensive roundup of all the latest Football Transfer News:

A former teammate of Wilfried Zaha tweeted his best wishes to the Crystal Palace startlet's reported move to Arsenal. Zaha confirmed his interest in moving to The Premier League yesterday in an article with The Daily Mail.

Demba Ba's representatives are in talks with Chelsea this evening, regarding a January transfer for the Senegalese striker. His buyout clause is set at £7.5 million, and other parties are likely to show their interest imminently

Fulham are in talks with Wolfsburg's German International centre half Alexander Madlung regarding a move to Craven Cottage on a free transfer

Newcastle United have agreed a £5.5 million fee with Lille for French International right back Mathieu Debuchy. The club have held a longstanding interest in the Ligue 1 player, and he looks set to displace Danny Simpson who could be on his way out of the club due to talks stalling over a new contract

David Beckham is being linked to a mega-money move to Shanghai Shenhua in China. He will join the likes of Didier Drogba if he chooses this as his final move in football before retirement.

Sunderland are looking at a loan deal for former Everton and Austrialian International midfielder Tim Cahill. The socceroo is currently playing his trade in America with New York Red Bulls.

AC Milan: Alexandre Pato is set to join Corinthians with his medical booked in for January 4th and will join for a fee much lower than the club received from PSG last January. Another striker in Robinho is also heading home by holding talks with Santos. Both deals are likely to be completed in the near future

Reading are closing in on their first signing of the summer it has been revealed in the form of a central midfielder. Links suggest former Sporting Lisbon captain Daniel Carrico is the man to join in the next few days, although interest in Denis Cheryshev and Tom Huddlestone has been reported over the past few weeks.

Leicester City are looking to add to the signing of Chris Wood by brining in another Manchester United loanee in the form of young central midfielder Nick Powell. The former Crewe starlet looks set to join on loan for the rest of the season

Liverpool have been linked with a move for Inter Milan midfielder Wesley Sneijder. The Dutch International is available for around £10 million and has recently been linked with a move to Tottenham

Aston Villa and Reading are tracking Nancy midfielder Lossemy Karaboue. The youngster has played regulary for the Ligue 1 side this season and looks set for a January move

QPR: The club have made an offer for West Ham midfielder Mohammed Diame, who has a buyout clause set at £3.5 Million. No news has been mentioned after this first revealed on Saturday lunchtime. The Hoops have also agreed a loan move for Liverpool midfielder Joe Cole, who looks set to join in the next few days.