The grapevine

Transfer round-up: Liverpool linked with £40m double swoop, Man United ready bid for 18-year-old

Read today's top transfer news and rumours on The Grapevine - The Sport Review's football transfer gossip column, published every day

football transfers
The Sport Review's football transfer gossip column is published every day

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

Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every day.

team logoManchester United are ready to swoop for 18-year-old Barcelona central midfielder Carles Alena.

Full story: The Sun

team logoLiverpool are lining up deals for Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk and English midfielder Sam McQueen, for a combined total of £40m.

Full story: The Daily Star

team logoMichael Carrick is to be offered a new one-year contract by Manchester United.

Full story: The Daily Mail

team logoLiverpool and Tottenham will compete to sign Dinamo Zagreb midfielder Ante Coric in the January transfer window.

Full story: Squawka

team logoBoth Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil are seeking a wage well in excess of £200,000 a week to stay at Arsenal.

Full story: The London Evening Standard

team logoArsenal have stepped up their interest in Hull City’s 17-year-old left-back Josh Tymon, who has also been linked with Liverpool.

Full story: ESPN

team logoHector Bellerin’s new Arsenal contract is worth £100,000 a week and will run for six-and-a-half years.

Full story: The Sun

Alan Shearer (Photo: BBC Sport / Screengrab)
‘Just too good’: Alan Shearer heaps praise on Chelsea FC trio
Gary Neville
Gary Neville: Man United star Mason Greenwood is on a 'different level'
Paul Merson
Paul Merson: Harry Kane would be 'perfect' for Man United
Michael Owen
Michael Owen states his prediction for Chelsea FC v FC Porto
Roy Keane
Roy Keane raves about ‘outstanding’ Man United star after Tottenham showing
Alan Shearer (Photo: BBC Sport / Screengrab)
‘Just too good’: Alan Shearer heaps praise on Chelsea FC trio
Gary Neville
Gary Neville: Man United star Mason Greenwood is on a 'different level'
Paul Merson
Paul Merson: Harry Kane would be 'perfect' for Man United
Michael Owen
Michael Owen states his prediction for Chelsea FC v FC Porto
Roy Keane
Roy Keane raves about ‘outstanding’ Man United star after Tottenham showing
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature