Transfer round-up: Liverpool FC bid rejected, Striker flying to London to join Chelsea FC
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 during 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 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 open, 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 have had a £61m (€70m) bid for Portugese attacking midfielder Joao Felix, 19, rejected by Benfica.
Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain, 31, is flying to London to sign for Chelsea FC in time for next week’s League Cup semi-final second leg against Tottenham Hotspur. The Blues have agreed a deal to sign him on loan until the end of the season.
French striker Anthony Martial, 23, is close to agreeing a new five-year contract to keep him at Manchester United beyond 2020.
Chelsea FC manager Maurizio Sarri wants to sign a new midfielder before the transfer deadline at the end of the month.
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has ruled out a move for free agent Giuseppe Rossi, 31, this month.
Jurgen Klopp has rejected speculation linking Liverpool FC with a move to re-sign Philippe Coutinho, 26, from FC Barcelona.