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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 City are preparing a £50m summer bid to sign Ajax midfielder Frenkie de Jong, 21.

Full story: The Daily Mail

Manchester United will take up their 12-month option to extend 26-year-old defender Phil Jones’s contract at Old Trafford this month.

Full story: The Sun

Reported Chelsea FC transfer target Daniele Rugani, 24, has started English lessons ahead of a potential move to London in the New Year.

Full story: The Daily Express

Manchester United are pondering a January move to sign AS Roma midfielder Lorenzo Pellegrini, 22. The same story says Man United could have £100m to spend in January.

Full story: Calciomercato via The Daily Express

Real Madrid could have their hopes of re-signing Espanyol defender Mario Hermoso, 23, derailed by Arsenal, who are also said to be interested in signing him.

Full story: Marca via The Daily Express

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