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Transfer round-up: Top 29-year-old expects to sign for Man United, Arsenal want to sign 28-year-old

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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.

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 morning in the lead-up to the January transfer window.

It was a busy summer transfer window in the Premier League as most of the top teams brought in significant reinforcements for the 2017-18 campaign.

However, there is still plenty of business to be done, with the January transfer window offering clubs the chance to bolster their squads mid-way through the Premier League season.

We’ll keep you up to date with the very latest transfer news concerning your club in our daily gossip and rumours column.

As the build-up to the January transfer window begins to gather pace, The Grapevine has the very latest football transfer news from the Premier League’s top clubs in the round-up below.

Latest football transfer news:

Manchester United are interested in signing Benfica’s 17-year-old starlet Umaro Embalo.

Full story: The Sun

Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil has told his team-mates that he thinks he’s going to sign for Manchester United. The 29-year-old is out of contract in the summer.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

Real Madrid are prepared to offer Karim Benzema to Tottenham to help push through a deal to sign striker Harry Kane.

Full story: El Gol via the Daily Express

Manchester United are expected to extend Ander Herrera’s contract and also remain hopeful of persuading Marouane Fellaini to stay at Old Trafford.

Full story: The Daily Express

Liverpool will resist any moves for James Milner in January as the 31-year-old remains part of manager Jurgen Klopp’s plans.

Full story: The Daily Telegraph

Manchester United and Arsenal are keen on signing Germany forward Marco Reus, 28, but Borussia Dortmund want him to stay.

Full story: The Daily Star

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