Another day, another million transfer rumours to chew on!
The winter break seems just that bit longer when you go through around 8 or 9 potential transfers in the one day. We started the day with speculation of a Wanyama return, which was shot down, a Micah Richards rumour, which was shot down; A sensational Yaya Toure to Celtic story, shot down.
Please get us to Saturday when the football kicks off again! Celtic are back in town and ready to put the work in at Lennoxown.
Among the players who made the flight home was Daniel Arzani which came as a bit of a surprise. The Australian had been in Australia for the holidays, and before that, he was in Barcelona doing the first phase of rehab for his ACL injury. It appears the midfielder will continue his rehabilitation in Glasgow.
Elsewhere, Chicago Fire admitted they tried to lure Andrew Gutman to the club, but the defender’s heart was set on a move to Celtic. The player is just waiting on international clearance before the transfer is made official.
Read these stories including the implications of another Boyata standoff before the end of the window below.