Transfer Rumours, Thursday, January 3, 2013: Sunderland, Newcastle, QPR, Wigan, Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City, Fulham, Tottenham, West Ham, West Brom

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HARRY Redknapp is hoping Lyon’s France international right-back Anthony Reveillere, 33, will sign for Queens Park Rangers – Daily Telegraph

Sunderland manager Martin O’Neill is targeting Paris St Germain striker Guillaume Hoarau, 28, after he was told he can leave in January – Daily Mirror

West Ham are willing to let 25-year-old striker Modibo Maiga leave the club for Newcastle. The Mali international failed a medical with the Magpies last year but he is on their shortlist if a bid for Marseille striker Loic Remy, 26, fails – The Sun

Former Sunderland player John Mensah, 30, will join French side Stade Rennes. The Ghanaian defender has been without a club since his contract with Lyon ended in June – L’Equipe

Wigan are close to completing the loan signing of Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Joel, 22 – Daily Mail

Tottenham are close to signing Schalke’s Germany international midfielder Lewis Holtby, 22, on a pre-contract deal – Metro

Fulham are waiting on the results of a medical as they ponder giving Ghana international midfielder Derek Boateng, 29, a deal at Craven Cottage – Daily Mail

Napoli striker Edinson Cavani, 25, has put Manchester City on alert after his agent said he is likely to quit the Italian club this summer – The Sun

Midfielder Jermaine Jenas, 29, is heading back to Tottenham after making one start in three months during a loan stint at Nottingham Forest – Daily Mirror

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is reigniting his interest in Rennes midfielder Yann M’Vila, 22, with hopes of making him his first signing of the transfer window –

West Bromwich Albion midfielder Graham Dorrans has been told he can look for a new club during the January transfer window – Independent

Chelsea are willing to part with around £24million for Argentine striker Gonzalo Higuain, 25, of Real Madrid – AS

Inter Milan’s Wesley Sneijder did not participate in the team’s first training session of the year. The Dutch international, 28, is said to be unhappy at the club and looking to move elsewhere – Tuttosport