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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 City are preparing to make a £50m January bid for Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez, 28.

Full story: The Independent via The Daily Star

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits there are no guarantees that Philippe Coutinho will still be at Anfield after the January transfer window.

Full story: The Daily Star

Chelsea have been given a boost with the news that 26-year-old Brazilian defender Alex Sandro wants to leave Juventus next year.

Full story: The Daily Telegraph

Manchester United sent scouts to watch Lazio midfielder Sergej-Milinkovic Savic, 22, in a 2-1 win over Sampdoria last weekend.

Full story: The Sun

Tottenham want to sign Geoffrey Kondogbia as a long-term successor to Mousa Dembele.

Full story: Sky Sports via The Sun

Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone has played down talk of Manchester United target Antoine Griezmann quitting the club after their Champions League exit.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

Real Madrid have contacted Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard, 26, about replacing Cristiano Ronaldo at the Spanish club.

Full story: The Daily Express

Jurgen Klopp
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Gary Lineker
Gary Lineker praises Chelsea FC star Kai Havertz during 2-0 win over Everton
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Man United make enquiry about Leeds United midfielder Raphinha - report
Kai Havertz
Lee Dixon reacts to Kai Havertz’s display in Chelsea FC’s 2-0 win over Everton
Thomas Tuchel
Cesar Azpilicueta issues Chelsea FC warning ahead of Everton clash
Jurgen Klopp
Liverpool FC edging closer to deal for PSG star Kylian Mbappe - report
Gary Lineker
Gary Lineker praises Chelsea FC star Kai Havertz during 2-0 win over Everton
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Man United make enquiry about Leeds United midfielder Raphinha - report
Kai Havertz
Lee Dixon reacts to Kai Havertz’s display in Chelsea FC’s 2-0 win over Everton
Thomas Tuchel
Cesar Azpilicueta issues Chelsea FC warning ahead of Everton clash
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