Transfer round-up: Man United lead race to sign 27-year-old, Hazard gives Chelsea FC update
Read today's top transfer news and rumours on The Grapevine - The Sport Review's football transfer gossip column
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:
Paris Saint-Germain will face competition from Juventus in the race to sign Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea, 28.
Eden Hazard, 27, has ruled out a move to Paris Saint-Germain, but the 27-year-old admits that he could leave Chelsea FC this summer.
Manchester United sent scouts to watch West Ham defender Declan Rice, 19, in the 4-0 defeat by Manchester City on Saturday.
Manchester United may wait to sign Roma midfielder Lorenzo Pellegrini, 22, after discovering a release clause can be triggered at the end of the season.
Manchester United are leading the race to sign Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly, 27, ahead of Premier League rivals Chelsea FC and Liverpool FC.
FC Barcelona attacker Ousmane Dembele has told the club that he wants to leave in January amid strong interest from Arsenal and Liverpool FC.