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Transfer round-up: Man United’s January plans revealed, Chelsea identify top target

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

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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 logoChelsea have identified Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti as their prime January transfer target.

Full story: The Daily Mail

team logoManchester United’s Memphis Depay is close to agreeing a move to Everton, where he will be joined by Morgan Schneiderlin.

Full story: The Manchester Evening News

team logoArsenal forward Alexis Sanchez says he is very happy at the club but whether he signs a new contract depends on the Gunners.

Full story: Sky Sports

team logoManchester City will consider making a January bid for Southampton central defender Virgil van Dijk if their defensive problems persist.

Full story: The Telegraph

team logoChelsea have moved ahead of Liverpool in the race to sign Atalanta midfielder Franck Kessie in January.

Full story: Corriere dello Sport via The Daily Mirror

team logoManchester United will not be buying any players in January, according to Jose Mourinho.

Full story: FourFourTwo

team logoChelsea have identified Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko as their preferred replacement for Oscar.

Full story: The Times

team logoArsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has asked the Gunners to splash out on his Germany team-mate Julian Draxler.

Full story: RMC Sport via The Daily Mirror

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Erling Haaland
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Italy and Sassuolo midfielder Manuel Locatelli (Photo: @locamanuel73 / Instagram)
Club chief confirms Arsenal bid for Italy star Manuel Locatelli
Jurgen Klopp
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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
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Chelsea FC manager Thomas Tuchel (Photo: Screen grab / BT Sport)
‘He’s happy to move’: Duncan Castles says 22-year-old is keen on Chelsea FC move
Erling Haaland
Ian McGarry: Chelsea FC have offered attacker as part of deal for Erling Haaland
Italy and Sassuolo midfielder Manuel Locatelli (Photo: @locamanuel73 / Instagram)
Club chief confirms Arsenal bid for Italy star Manuel Locatelli
Jurgen Klopp
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