Transfer round-up: Brazilian agrees £80,000-a-week deal to sign for Chelsea FC, Arsenal make new bid
Read today's top transfer news and rumours on The Grapevine - The Sport Review's football transfer gossip column
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:
Brazilian defender Emerson Palmieri, 23, has agreed a deal worth around £80,000 a week to sign for Chelsea FC this month from Roma.
Arsenal will have to shell out more than £25m if they want to sign 30-year-old defender Jonny Evans from West Brom in the January transfer window.
Chelsea FC are trying to conclude the signing of Edin Dzeko from Roma before the end of the weekend but will look elsewhere if a deal is not agreed soon.
Arsenal have made a new cash-plus-player bid to sign Jonny Evans from West Brom including Mathieu Debuchy.
Reported Manchester United transfer target Cristiano Ronaldo says he wants to stay at Real Madrid because he “loves” the club and the city.
Liverpool FC are keen to sign 19-year-old attacker Christian Pulisic from Borussia Dortmund in the summer transfer window, according to journalist Duncan Castles.
And reporter Castles also claims that Thomas Lemar, 22, has already agreed to join Liverpool FC if the Reds can agree a transfer fee with Monaco