Nigeria international Odion Ighalo has emerged as a transfer target for Barcelona who are looking to bolster their attacking options, according to Sport.
Newsheadline247understands the Camp Nou giants are looking for a replacement for Luis Suarez following the departure of Munir El Haddadi to Sevilla and imminent exit of Denis Suarez.
Meanwhile, Ighalo is in search of top-flight football following Changchun Yatai’s relegation from the Chinese Super League last year.
Southampton, Galatasaray and Fenerbahce have been linked with the 29-year-old.
Also in transfer reports, Turkish Super Lig club Antalyaspor have asked Chievo about the availability of midfielder Joel Obi, Sky Sport Italia reports via Aspor.
Obi only moved to Chievo from Torino in the summer but has seen playing time limited by series of injuries.
The Scorpions are reportedly interested in taking the 27-year-old, scorer of a goal in 11 Serie A outings this term, on loan until the season.