Football rumours from the UK media
The latest gossip and rumours from the newspapers and online:
West Ham and Stoke are leading the race for DANIEL STURRIDGE after the England forward decided to leave Liverpool in January, according to the Mirror.
Also in the Mirror, West Ham are preparing a shock move for Watford striker TROY DEENEY.
Marca report that Real Madrid are set to renew their interest in Manchester United goalkeeper DAVID DE GEA.
The Sun claim that Hull are prepared to offer Lazio misfit RAVEL MORRISON a route back to the Premier League.
Leicester have told Sunderland to stump up £10million for LEONARDO ULLOA, according to the Telegraph.