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The January transfer window is fast approaching Photo: The Sport Review

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 have madea a €90m (£80m) bid to sign Napoli centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly, 27, who has also attracted interest from Real Madrid, FC Barcelona and Manchester City.

Full story: La Repubblica via Metro

Italian giants AC Milan have opened talks about signing Chelsea FC midfielder Cesc Fabregas, 31.

Full story: Calciomercato

Manchester United are ready to double the salary of AS Roma midfielder Lorenzo Pellegrini, 22, in order to try and tempt him to Old Trafford.

Full story: Corriere dello Sport via Football Italia

Reported Chelsea FC transfer target Krzysztof Piatek, 23, is hoping that his fine form for Genoa will be enough to secure a big-money transfer in the coming months.

Full story: Corriere della Sera via Metro

Liverpool FC manager Jurgen Klopp is ready to spend a club-record £85m on signing FC Barcelona winger Ousmane Dembele, 21, in the January transfer window.

Full story: The Sun

Manchester United have made an “audacious” approach for Chelsea FC midfielder N’Golo Kante, 27.

Full story: Caughtoffside via The Daily Star

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