Transfer news and football gossip: Lo Celso considers quick Tottenham exit, Inter Milan chase Aubameyang, Rodgers hints at release clause amid Arsenal links

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Monday’s papers and online…

Brendan Rodgers hinted that his Leicester contract contains a release clause following the 2-1 victory over Everton. The Foxes boss has been heavily linked with the managerial vacancy at Arsenal. – FULL STORY

Inter Milan will try to sign Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in January. The Gabon striker is reportedly refusing to commit his future to the Gunners amid the club’s current poor form. (Star)

Tottenham midfielder Giovani lo Celso is considering a quick exit from the club after struggling to break into the starting XI. The Argentina international is currently on loan at Spurs from Real Betis and has only featured in half of their Premier League games, mainly as a substitute. (Marca)

Former Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho has no plans to return to Barcelona when his loan spell ends at Bayern Munich. The Brazilian hopes to make his stay a permanent one. (Marca)

Chris Hughton and Paul Clement are the front-runners for the Watford job, with the players calling for a British manager to be appointed following the sacking of Quique Sanchez Flores. (Mail)

Tottenham are no longer interested in QPR midfielder Eberechi Eze following the departure of Mauricio Pochettino, but Chelsea, Leicester and West Ham remain keen on the England Under-21 star. (Sun)

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted he was impressed by Aston Villa star Jack Grealish during the 2-2 draw at Old Trafford and remained coy over a potential move for the midfielder. (Metro)

Aston Villa star Jack Grealish scored a magnificent goal at Man United

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Aston Villa star Jack Grealish scored a magnificent goal at Man United

Liverpool, Manchester United and Manchester City are all keeping tabs on 16-year-old Lyon forward Mathis Rayan Cherki, who has already featured in the Champions League and Ligue 1. (90 min)

Manchester United, Arsenal and Tottenham target Dejan Kulusevski has admitted he’s a Chelsea fan. The 19-year-old has been linked with a move to the Premier League after a series of sparkling performances for Parma whilst on loan from Atalanta. – FULL STORY

Manchester City are keen on signing Leicester City defender Caglar Soyuncu, but his agent says the Turkey international is staying at the King Power Stadium. (Leicester Mercury)