Transfer round-up: Liverpool FC want to make 26-year-old their second signing, Chelsea plan more signings
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:
Liverpool FC have made contact with Leicester City about the possibility of signing Riyad Mahrez, 26, in the January transfer window.
Manchester City want to sign Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez for £35m this month and beat PSG to his signature.
Barcelona will have to pay £145m to sign midfielder Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool FC this month.
Antonio Conte hopes Chelsea can sign more players this month after landing Ross Barkley from Everton.
Liverpool FC are keeping tabs on Jack Butland, Alisson and Jan Oblak as potential goalkeeper signings this month.
Full story: The Independent
Eden Hazard has rejected the offer of a second new contract at Chelsea amid speculation linking him with Real Madrid.