Transfer news LIVE! Odegaard and Draxler to Arsenal; Kaide Gordon to Liverpool; Man Utd, Chelsea, Spurs gossip

George Flood
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<p>Martin Odegaard is set for a medical at Arsenal on Monday</p> (AFP via Getty Images)

Martin Odegaard is set for a medical at Arsenal on Monday

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January transfer window - LIVE updates!

Frank Lampard has been sacked by Chelsea today, with former Borussia Dortmund and PSG coach Thomas Tuchel set to become the new head coach at Stamford Bridge.

Martin Odegaard to Arsenal is the transfer currently dominating the headlines as we head into the final stages of a relatively quiet window. The Gunners are finalising a loan switch for the Real Madrid playmaker, with Odegaard to undergo a medical in north London today.

Meanwhile, L’Equipe reports that Julian Draxler could also be on Arsenal’s radar with a surprise swap for Matteo Guendouzi also in the offing.

Elsewhere, West Ham are leading the race to Jesse Lingard with Manchester United prepared to sanction a January exit, while Liverpool are reportedly beating United and Tottenham in the battle to land 16-year-old Derby winger Kaide Gordon.

Crystal Palace are believed to be tracking Leicester’s Demarai Gray, with Sam Allardyce admitting West Brom’s interest in Eagles striker Christian Benteke.

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