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Transfer round-up: Arsenal plot swap deal to sign 22-year-old, Liverpool FC scout 18-year-old forward

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Welcome to 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 day in the build-up to the 2019 January transfer window.

It was a busy summer transfer window in the Premier League as most of the top teams brought in significant reinforcements ahead of the start of the new campaign.

Attentions will now gradually turn towards the forthcoming January transfer window, as Premier League clubs begin considering brining in some potential reinforcements for the midway stage of the season.

We’ll keep you up to date with the very latest transfer news concerning your club in our daily football gossip and rumours column.

So, with the January transfer window now gradually getting closer, The Grapevine has the very latest football transfer news from the Premier League’s top clubs in the round-up below.

Football transfer news:

Arsenal and Liverpool FC are both “battling it out” to try and sign 18-year-old Club Brugge forward Cyril Ngonge after both clubs scouted the Belgium attacker.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe is adamant that 26-year-old striker Callum Wilson will not be sold to Chelsea FC in January.

Full story: The Daily Echo via The Sun

Serie A giants Juventus are ready to give Manchester United the choice of one of three players – Medhi Benatia, Alex Sandro or Mario Mandzukic – in return for France midfielder Paul Pogba, 25.

Full story: The Daily Express

Arsenal are considering a swap deal for Aaron Ramsey, 27, with Roma striker Patrik Schick, 22, in January. Ramsey is out of contract in the summer.

Full story: Corriere dello Sport via The Daily Star

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has assured Ander Herrera, 29, he wants him to stay at the club and will put pressure on the club’s board to hand him a new contract.

Full story: Metro

Left-back Andy Robertson, 24, is set to double his wages to £60,000-a-week with a new five-year contract at Liverpool FC.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

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