January transfer special: Arsenal interested in Mahrez

first_imgSportsmail’s Simon Jones has put together a guide to what each top flight club might do in January.READ: Arsenal could turn to Leicester’s Riyad Mahrez as they look to bring in a winger in JanuaryARSENALLeicester City midfielder Riyad Mahrez’s form has slumped and he was axed by Algeria, whose results have declined dramatically since reaching the second round of the 2014 World Cup in BrazilNeed: Winger, midfielder, defenderTargets: Riyad Mahrez (Leicester City), Thomas Lemar (Monaco), Nabil Fekir (Lyon), Leon Goretzka (Schalke)Who could go? Alexis Sanchez, Theo Walcott (loan), Olivier Giroud, Mohamed Elneny (loan)Budget: £70mBOURNEMOUTHNeed: Full back, forwardTargets: Omar Richards (Reading), Dujon Sterling (Chelsea), Theo Walcott (Arsenal, loan)Who could go? Lewis Grabban, Benik Afobe, Harry ArterBudget: £30mBRIGHTONBrighton – who want to sign a striker in January – could target Moussa Dembele of Celtic. Photo/DAILY MAILNeed: Striker, midfielderTargets: Moussa Dembele (Celtic), Oumar Niasse (Everton), Ze Luis (Spartak Moscow), Josh Vela (Bolton)Who could go? Jamie MurphyBudget: £30mBURNLEYNeed: Left wing, centre backTargets: Aaron Lennon (Everton), Joe Worrall (Nottingham Forest), Jordan Jones (Kilmarnock), James McClean (WBA), Jozo Simunovic (Celtic)Who could go? Nahki WellsBudget: £20mCHELSEAChelsea are still interested in signing Juventus’s left back Alex Sandro in the winter window. Photo/DAILY MAILNeed: Left back, winger, strikerTargets: Alex Sandro (Juventus), Philipp Max (Augsburg), Ross Barkley (Everton), Thomas Lemar (Monaco), Yannick Carrasco (Atletico Madrid)Who could go? Kenedy, Baba Rahman, David Luiz, Michy BatshuayiBudget: £100mCRYSTAL PALACENeed: Goalkeeper, left back, centre back, strikerTargets: Sam Johnstone (Man Utd), Thomas Holy (Gillingham), Bartosz Bialkowski (Ipswich), James McCarthy (Everton), Mohamed Elyounoussi (Basle), Khouma Babacar (Fiorentina)Who could go? Jason Puncheon, Patrick van Aanholt, Scott Dann, Jordon MutchBudget: £40mEVERTONEverton are on the cusp of signing up Besiktas striker Cenk Tosun as they make January moves. Photo/DAILY MAILNeed: left back, defensive midfield, strikerTargets: Cenk Tosun (Besiktas), Steven Nzonzi (Sevilla), Patrick van Aanholt (Crystal Palace), Adama Soumaoro (Lille), Aaron Cresswell (West Ham), Josh Earl (Preston)Who could go? Oumar Niasse, Mo Besic, Ross Barkley, Kevin MirallasBudget: £70mHUDDERSFIELD TOWNNeed: Goalkeeper, full backsTargets: Danny Ward (Liverpool, loan), Terence Kongolo (Monaco, loan), Joe Bryan (Bristol City)Who could go? NoneBudget: £20mLEICESTER CITYJonny Evans is a target for Manchester City as they aim to buy another central defender. Photo/DAILY MAILNeed: Full back, attacking midfieldTargets: Andre Almeida (Benfica), Hatem Ben Arfa (PSG)Who could go? Islam Slimani, Ahmed Musa, Leonardo Ulloa, Riyad MahrezBudget: £30mLIVERPOOLNeed: MidfielderTargets: Sergej Milinkovic-Savic (Lazio), Leon Goretzka (Schalke), Thomas Lemar (Monaco), Jean Seri (Nice)Who could go? Divock Origi, Philippe Coutinho, Marko Grujic (loan), Harry Wilson (loan), Danny Ings (loan), Ben Woodburn (loan), Ovie Ejaria (loan), Lazar MarkovicBudget: £80mMANCHESTER CITYJonny Evans is a target for Manchester City as they aim to buy another central defender. Photo/DAILY MAILNeed: Defender, defensive midfielder, strikerTargets: Inigo Martinez (Real Sociedad), Jonny Evans (West Brom), Ryan Bertrand (Southampton), Julian Weigl (B Dortmund), Alexis Sanchez (Arsenal)Who could go? NoneBudget: £90mMANCHESTER UNITEDNeed: Full backs, midfielder, wingerTargets: Danny Rose (Tottenham), Ryan Sessegnon (Fulham), Leon Goretzka (Schalke), Sergej Milinkovic-Savic (Lazio), Malcom (Bordeaux), Justin Kluivert (Ajax), Thomas Lemar (Monaco), Christian Pulisic (B Dortmund)Who could go? Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Matteo DarmianBudget: £80m plus salesNEWCASTLE UNITEDManchester United want full backs and one of the signings could be Tottenham’s Danny Rose. Photo/DAILY MAILNeed: Left back, midfielder, strikerTargets: Kiko Casilla (Real Madrid), Kenedy (Chelsea), Danny Ings (Liverpool), Islam Slimani (Leicester), Theo Walcott (Arsenal)Who could go? Aleksandar Mitrovic, Jonjo Shelvey, Jack ColbackBudget: £15m plus salesSOUTHAMPTONNeed: Centre back, strikerTargets: Jack Hendry (Dundee), Alfie Mawson (Swansea), Ryan Sessegnon (Fulham), Theo Walcott (Arsenal, loan), Daniel Sturridge (Liverpool), Moussa Dembele (Celtic)Who could go? Manolo Gabbiadini, Shane LongBudget: £80mSTOKE CITYBoth Southampton and Stoke City could be interested in signing Daniel Sturridge of Liverpool. Photo/DAILY MAILNeed: Right back, defensive midfield, striker, wingerTargets: Daniel Opare (Augsburg), Daniel Sturridge, Danny Ings (Liverpool), Etienne Capoue (Watford), Amin Younes (Ajax)Who could go? Charlie Adam, Glen Johnson, Jese RodriguezBudget: £30m plus salesSWANSEA CITYNeed: Right-back, centre-back, strikerTargets: Kyle Walker-Peters (Tottenham), Andy Yiadom (Barnsley), Daniel Opare (Augsburg), Andre Ayew, Diafra Sakho (West Ham), Theo Walcott (Arsenal, loan)Who could go? Alfie Mawson, Ki Sung YuengBudget: £25mTOTTENHAMFulham wonderkid Ryan Sessegnon is being eyed up by Tottenham, who want a left back. Photo/DAILY MAILNeed: Left back, strikerTarget: Ryan Sessegnon (Fulham), Luke Shaw (Man Utd), Malcom (Bordeaux), Jann-Fiete Arp (Hamburg), Gorka Guruzeta (Athletic Bilbao)Who could go? Michel Vorm, Danny Rose, Georges-Kevin N’KoudouBudget: £35m plus salesWATFORDNeed: Goalkeeper, centre-back, midfielder, forwardTarget: Pontus Dahlberg (IFK Gothenburg), Islam Slimani (Leicester City), Amin Younes (Ajax)Who could go? Etienne Capoue, Troy DeeneyBudget: £40m plus salesWEST BROMWest Ham are expected to take an interest in Swansea defender Alfie Mawson (centre). Photo/DAILY MAILNeed: Centre-back, full-back, midfielder, strikerTarget: Ben Mee (Burnley), Glen Johnson (Stoke), Aleksandar Mitrovic (Newcastle), Danny Ings (Lpool), Richmond Boakye (Red Star Belgrade)Who could go? Jonny Evans, Jake LivermoreBudget: £30m plus salesWEST HAMNeed: Defender, midfielder, strikerTarget: Alfie Mawson (Swansea), Joe Allen (Stoke), Mohamed Elneny (Arsenal), Jonjo Shelvey (Newcastle), Steven Nzonzi (Sevilla), Danny Ings (Liverpool), Andre Schurrle (B Dortmund), Fyodor Smolov (Krasnodar), Moussa Dembele (Celtic)Who could go? Diafra Sakho, Andre Ayew, Andy CarrollBudget: £30m plus sales-By Daily Mail-0Shares0000(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) 0Shares0000Arsenal could turn to Leicester’s Riyad Mahrez as they look to bring in a winger in JanuaryLONDON, United Kingdom, Jan 1 – The start of January means diets, resolutions and, most importantly, the beginning of the winter transfer window.Every Premier League side will have their own ideas of what they will do over the first month of 2018, whether that means incomings or outgoings as they tackle the second half of the season.last_img