Transfer round-up: Man United to sign 24-year-old Brazilian, Liverpool FC close in on 22-year-old
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 January transfer window in the Premier League as most of the top teams brought in significant reinforcements for the second half of the season.
Now the attention turns towards the summer, and the players who could be moving clubs ahead of the 2018-19 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 summer transfer window just around the corner, 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 midfielder Fabinho, 24, has hinted that he could leave Monaco at the end of the season after the speculation linking him with a transfer to Manchester United.
Liverpool FC is Thomas Lemar’s first choice destination if the 22-year-old France international is to leave Monaco this summer.
Manchester United are closing in on the signing of Fabinho from Monaco in a £45m deal after opening talks with the Ligue 1 club.
Manchester City will not revive their interest in Leicester City’s 26-year-old midfielder Riyad Mahrez in the summer.
Tottenham Hotspur are interested in signing Watford’s 25-year-old French midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure in the summer transfer window.
Arsenal are in talks with midfielder Ainsley Maitland-Niles, 20, over a new deal. He has 18 months remaining on his current contract.
England left-back Luke Shaw is in line to get a new and improved Manchester United contract before the end of the season after winning over Jose Mourinho.