The Grapevine

Transfer round-up: Arsenal £43.6 bid for 28-year-old rejected, Chelsea FC agree double deal

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

Transfer Agent
By Transfer Agent
football transfer news
The Sport Review's football transfer gossip column is published every day Photo: The Sport Review

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.

With the January transfer window now open and in full swing, 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 have had a fresh bid of €50m (£43.64m) for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, 28, rejected by Borussia Dortmund.

Full story: BBC Sport

Chelsea FC have agreed a £44m double deal to sign Edin Dzeko and Emerson Palmieri from Roma and hope to conclude the transfer before next week’s deadline.

Full story: The Guardian

Arsenal are interested in signing 20-year-old Brazilian midfielder Maycon, who is valued by his club Corinthians at around £9m.

Full story: The Sun

Mateo Kovacic, 23, has been identified by Manchester United as a potential replacement for Michael Carrick.

Full story: Le10Sport via The Daily Mirror

Lokomotiv Moscow have made an approach to Liverpool FC about signing 23-year-old Lazar Markovic.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

Arsenal remain confident of signing Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, with Gunners boss Arsene Wenger already planning the 28-year-old striker’s debut.

Full story: Bild via the Daily Express

Manchester United youngster Axel Tuanzebe is set to join Aston Villa until the end of the season.

Full story: The Daily Mail via The Sun

MORE: Latest Arsenal news and views

MORE: Football transfer rumours and gossip

Thomas Partey
‘He looked really solid’: Mikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s Arsenal debut
Michael Owen
Michael Owen reveals his prediction for Man United v Chelsea FC
Michael Owen
Michael Owen predicts Arsenal v Leicester City
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirms injury blow ahead of Man United v Chelsea FC
Michael Owen
Michael Owen claims Chelsea FC star created ‘fear’ with his display
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Mark Lawrenson states his prediction for Man United v Chelsea FC
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
Man United legend Ryan Giggs
Ryan Giggs makes Man United prediction about Axel Tuanzebe
Robin van Persie
‘A real captain’: Robin van Persie heaps praise on Liverpool FC star
Michael Owen
Michael Owen predicts Arsenal v Leicester City