Transfer round-up: Chelsea FC make official approach to sign 20-year-old, Arsenal linked with 26-year-old
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:
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is already giving up hope of signing Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly, 27, in January.
Chelsea FC have made an official approach to Borussia Dortmund to sign Christian Pulisic, 20, but the German club could demand £70m for the winger, who is thought to prefer a move to Liverpool FC.
Reported Arsenal and Tottenham target Adrien Rabiot, 23, has ended new contract talks with Paris Saint-Germain – and he wants to leave at the end of the season.
Chelsea FC, Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur are all interested in signing Real Madrid and Spain midfielder Isco, 26, ahead of the January transfer window.
Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal and Southampton have joined Everton in keeping tabs on RB Salzburg attacking midfielder Hannes Wolf, 19.
Chelsea FC midfielder Cesc Fabregas’s contract ends in the summer and he could sign a pre-contract with a foreign club in January. He is said to have met AC Milan to discuss a potential move.