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The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours.

team logoCristiano Ronaldo is closing in on a new five-year Real Madrid deal, ending Manchester United’s hopes of re-signing the attacker.

Full story: Sport

team logoManchester United have made contact with the agent of Valencia wonderkid Fran Villalba, 18, about a January transfer to Old Trafford.

Full story: The Sun

team logoJuventus are so desperate to keep hold of their centre-back that they are ready to offer him an improved contract tying the Chelsea target to the Turin club to 2021.

Full story: Metro

team logoBarcelona are ready to reignite their interest in Manchester United defender Matteo Darmian, who has been out of favour under Jose Mourinho this season.

Full story: El Mundo Deportivo via talkSPORT

team logoArsenal are set to offer Hector Bellerin and Alexi Iwobi new contracts. Bellerin has been linked with Barcelona and Manchester City in recent months.

Full story: Goal

team logoManchester United could look to sell captain Wayne Rooney in the summer but may have to pay off the remaining 20 months of his £300,000-a-week contract.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

team logoAC Milan manager Vincenzo Montella has dismissed rumours linking Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas with a transfer to the Italian club.

Full story: Corriere della Sera

team logoArsenal defender Per Mertesacker has discussed the possibility of rejoining Werder Bremen, according to Clemens Fritz.

Full story: Bild via Sky Sports

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