Premier League clubs will be looking to improve their squads this month with the January transfer window now open.,West Ham United and England midfielder Declan Rice was heavily linked with a move to Chelsea last summer, but reports suggested that the Blues were put off by his £80m price tag.,Shakhtar Donetsk winger Tete is a target for Manchester City and Real Madrid this month, according to reports.,According to reports in France, Manchester United are interested in signing Brest midfielder Romain Faivre this month.,West Ham United have been heavily linked with a move for Red Bull Salzburg striker Patson Daka this month, and he has reportedly been offered to the Hammers.

The boys basketball coaches at Orange County’s private high schools are advancing closer toward creating a club-type league that could take the place of the CIF Southern Section season if it is canceled or greatly reduced because of the pandemic.,Coaches at Trinity League and other private schools will have a Zoom meeting Tuesday, Jan. 12 to discuss options for a season that would be held during the spring.,Becoming a club league, with no school associations, would be a last resort, according to Mater Dei coach Gary McKnight, who has a leadership role in the coaches’ efforts to figure out a way for a 2021 spring season to occur.,Figuring it is a longshot that all seven counties will get to the yellow tier by the time the season is supposed to start, McKnight and other O.C. boys basketball coaches are examining options for an all-Orange County private school league.,McKnight said with other counties perhaps having a more difficult time getting to the yellow tier, an all-O.C. league might provide the best chance for having a season.