Welcome to the complete round-up of transfer rumors and confirmed news for the day. TheHardTackle brings you the top five transfer rumors, verdicts and more.

Everton signs midfielder Darron Gibson fromAi??Manchester United

Let’s be fair,Ai??Everton aren’t the sort of team who have the budget to buy players better than Gibson at the moment. David Moyes’s hands are tied by the Club’s dismal financial situation. Still, Gibson seems to be a good buy for them. The player has lot to prove after failing to do so at United. He will provide Moyes with much needed dept in Midfield. They have done good business so far this window and were in desperate need of that. The loan deal of Donovan and the signing of Gibson might just solve Everton’s lack of creativity after Arteta left.

Galatasaray chairman planning to sign Shaqiri

According to recent reports, Galatasaray is planning to raid FC Basel to acquire the famed signature of Shaqiri. According to their chairman, “Negotiations with Shaqiri will be completed by the end of the week“. Basel looks likely to sell Shaqiri with 10 million Euros being offered for him. According to Basel FC director George Heitz, they will like to keep him, but if a good offer comes, they might be prepared to offload him.

Bidding war erupts between Spurs and Liverpool over Loic Remy

Loic Remy has been linked with Spurs all month. In fact his agent had said, “Tottenham is a good club performing at a high level. It is natural to be interested, how do you say no? Spurs have a good eye but I think they will have only a small chance in January“. He is definitely interested in a move to England and Spurs seems to be the favorite to land him at the moment. But reports coming from Liverpool suggest that a representative of Remy is in Merseyside to initiate talks with Liverpool, but these rumours are far from concrete. At the moment, his most likely destination seems to be London.

Ronaldinho future uncertain at Flamengo due to salary dispute

Ronaldinho’s time at Flamengo seems limited as the former World Cup winner is threatening to quit his club unless he recovers 2 million in unpaid debts. Apparently, he has not been paid for the last five months which has led to this kind of outburst from the former Barcelona man. After his departure from Italian shores earlier in 2011, Ronnie had settled well at Flamengo and has been at his characteristic best in the Copa Libertadores. The shimmies, dummies and trickery have all returned and the buck-toothed magician is actually enjoying his time at Flamengo.

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Ronaldinho at Flamengo

 

But with this latest outburst, it seems Ronnie might be headed to Europe. After all, at 31 years of age, he has much to give to the footballing community.

Internazionale preparing for Tevez bid

Inter are looking to add the want-away striker to their roster, as their cross-city rival failed to land the Argentine. Inter seem to be the appropriate place for all Argentine players, as they have been home to many since their inception. Gallaini was in London a few days back, trying to eke out a deal, but that fell through. As soon as Milan closed their doors, Moratti jumped out with an offer of 25 million Euros, which should wet the appetite of Mancini and his Shiekh.

Some other rumours doing rounds:

Sky Sources report that QPR have made a bid for Tottenham midfielder Steven Pienaar.

According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, Parma have signed Jonathan from Inter, on loan.

Juventus likely to sign Guarin from Porto, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport.

Confirmed Deals:

37 year old goalkeeper Roman Le Crom has signed a six month deal with Paris Saint-Germain.

Arsenal 19 year old forward Wellington Silva will play on loan for Alcoyano.

Norwich defender George Francomb will play on loan for Hibernian until the end of the season.

~ with inputs from Amlan Majumdar

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