Transfer Rumours, Tuesday October 16, 2012: Manchester City, Liverpool, Arsenal, Tottenham, Chelsea, Crystal Palace, Queens Park Rangers, Fulham, Leicester

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MANCHESTER City manager Roberto Mancini has placed Roma midfielder Daniele de Rossi, 29, at the top of his January transfer window shortlist – Manchester Evening News

Liverpool are interested in Atletico Madrid’s Turkish winger Arda Turan, 25, and Barcelona’s Chile international forward Alexis Sanchez, 23 – TalkSPORT

Arsenal are aiming to beat north London rivals Tottenham to the signing of 23-year-old Brazilian striker Leandro Damiao from Internacional – Daily Star

Chelsea could add to their growing Brazilian contingent with a move for Corinthians 24-year-old midfielder Paulinho. The Blues already have Oscar, Ramires, David Luiz and Lucas Piazon – TalkSPORT

Arsenal’s Italian goalkeeper Vito Mannone, 24, insists he wants to stay with the north London club despite interest from Napoli – The Sun

Tottenham are keeping tabs on Feyenoord’s 21-year-old Holland international Jordy Clasie as boss Andre Villas-Boas prepares to add to his squad in in January – Daily Mail

Leicester goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel has emerged as a surprise target for Spanish side Real Madrid. Real see see Schmeichel, 25, as a long-term successor to current keeper Iker Casillas, 31 – Daily Star

Steve Browett, the Crystal Palace co-chairman, has moved to assure the club’s supporters that Wilfried Zaha “is not for sale”, despite Sunday newspaper reports that clubs including Manchester City, Liverpool and Arsenal want to buy the 19-year-old winger – The Guardian

Aston Villa’s 28-year-old Darren Bent could be set for a January move out of Villa Park, with Liverpool and QPR lining up bids for the out-of-favour striker – The Metro

Daniel Sturridge will look to leave Chelsea in January to try to revive his England chances. Liverpool and Tottenham are both keen to recruit the 23-year-old striker – Daily Mirror

Andrey Arshavin’s time at Arsenal looks set to be coming to an end with Fulham boss Martin Jol reported to be interested in signing the 31-year-old Russian in January –