Transfer round-up: Arsenal want 22-year-old midfielder, Man United want to sign 19-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 summer transfer window.
It was a busy January transfer window in the Premier League as most of the top teams brought in some reinforcements for the second half of the season.
Attentions will now inevitably turn towards the summer transfer window, as Premier League clubs begin considering bringing in some potential reinforcements ahead of next 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 summer transfer window drawing gradually 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:
Arsenal have contacted Leicester City about the possibility of signing midfielder James Maddison, 22, but have been quoted £60m.
Manchester United are set to bid more than £100m for Benfica Under-21 striker Joao Felix, 19.
Chelsea FC manager Maurizio Sarri has agreed to become Juventus’ new head coach and has asked the Blues to release him from his contract.
Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt, 19, will give Manchester United his decision over a potential move to Old Trafford in the coming days.
Real Madrid have ended their pursuit of Joao Felix in order to concentrate their efforts on signing Chelsea FC midfielder Eden Hazard, 28.
Arsenal and Leicester City are keeping tabs on Valencia winger Ferran Torres, 19, who could be available for around £25m.
Arsenal manager Unai Emery is willing to let German midfielder Mesut Ozil, 30, leave the club this summer.