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Transfer round-up: Chelsea want to sign 17-year-old, Man United target 23-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:

Arsenal, Chelsea and Bayern Munich are all in the race to sign Argentine striker Mauro Icardi from Inter Milan.

Full story: Don Balon via talkSPORT

Lionel Messi is expecting to see Javier Mascherano secure a sensational return to Liverpool FC when he leaves Barcelona next summer.

Full story: Don Balon via the Daily Express

Chelsea have made an approach to sign 17-year-old Hamburg forward Jann-Fiete Arp but face competition from other Premier League clubs.

Full story: SportBild via Metro

Neymar wants to see Philippe Coutinho leave Liverpool FC and sign for Paris Saint-Germain – not Barcelona.

Full story: Le10Sport via The Daily Mirror

Manchester United are weighing up a January transfer move to sign 23-year-old French defender Samuel Umtiti from Barcelona.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

Arsenal have set an asking price of £30m for midfielder Mesut Ozil, whose contract at Emirates Stadium ends in the summer.

Full story: The Daily Star

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