Transfer round-up: Mourinho replies to talk of Man United bid, 29-year-old agrees new Chelsea FC deal
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:
Liverpool FC target Piotr Zielinski, 24, is looking to sign a new deal with Napoli.
Arsenal are moving ahead of local rivals Tottenham Hotspur in the race to sign AS Roma attacker Cengiz Under, 21.
Fulham are leading Cardiff City in the race to sign Liverpool FC defender Nathaniel Clyne, 27, on loan in January.
Spanish defender Cesar Azpilicueta, 29, has agreed a new contract with Chelsea FC until at least 2022.
Jose Mourinho has refused to confirm or deny whether Manchester United have made a bid to sign Napoli centre-half Kalidou Koulibaly, 27.
German side Borussia Monchengladbach are keen to sign Chelsea FC central defender Andreas Christensen, 22, on loan in January.