Football Daily: January 16

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Arsene Wenger admitted he was "baffled" by Arsenal's disappointing 3-2 defeat to Swansea yesterday, blaming the result on "strange decisions" from the referee.

The result leaves the Gunners four points adrift of fourth place Chelsea, and 12 points behind Barclays Premier League leaders Manchester City.

Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas says he believes Fernando Torres will soon be back to his best after an impressive performance against Sunderland.

Elsewhere, Inter Milan president Massimo Moratti has confirmed the Italian giants have lodged a bid of around £20m for Carlos Tevez.


Harry Redknapp personally scouted Marseille striker and Loic Remy last night, who grabbed both goals in a 2-0 win over Lille. (Daily Mail)

Crystal Palace manager Dougie Freedman has revealed he has told both Liverpool and Manchester United that Wilfried Zaha is not for sale. (

Manchester City are set to complete the signing of promising Real Madrid striker Jose Angel Pozo, who will sign a five year deal of his 16th birthday. (ESPN)

Arsene Wenger has denied he is targeting Manchester United midfielder Ravel Morrison, who is reportedly keen to leave Old Trafford. (Give Me Football)

And finally, Chelsea are set to finally complete the £7m signing of Gary Cahill today, after the Bolton defender passed a medical over the weekend. (The Sun)

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