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Transfer round-up: Sarri wants Chelsea FC to sign 20-year-old, Man United eye 21-year-old

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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:

Maurizio Sarri wants to sign new midfielder and has asked Chelsea FC to try and seal a deal for Lyon’s Houssem Aouar, 20.

Full story: RMC Sport via Metro

Manchester United have opened talks with centre-half Chris Smalling, 29, about a new deal. His current contract is set to expire in the summer.

Full story: The Daily Mail

Chelsea FC have joined Manchester United in the race to sign Inter Milan defender Milan Skriniar, 23.

Full story: The Sun

Manchester United are pondering a move to try and sign Fiorentina defender Nikola Milenkovic, 21, in the January transfer window.

Full story: Sky Sports

Liverpool FC striker Divock Origi, 23, is a target for Galatasaray, while his team-mate Joel Matip, 27, could move to Fenerbahce.

Full story: The Liverpool Echo

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