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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:

Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea, 28, is still in talks about a new contract at Old Trafford. His current deal expires next summer but the Red Devils have the option to extend it by 12 months.

Full story: The Evening Standard

Chelsea FC are ready to listen to loan offers for 32-year-old defender Gary Cahill, whose contract runs out in the summer. He has not started a Premier League game this season.

Full story: The Daily Mail

Everton want to sign Manchester United defender Chris Smalling, 28, when his contract expires at the end of the season.

Full story: The Sun

Chelsea FC are the leading favourites to sign Borussia Dortmund winger Christian Pulisic, 20, in the summer transfer window.

Full story: The Guardian

Italian side AS Roma are preparing a bid for Manchester United full-back Ashley Young, 33, in January.

Full story: The Sun

Fulham and Fenerbahce are interested in signing Liverpool FC defender Joel Matip, 27, in the January transfer window.

Full story: The Sun

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