The Grapevine

Transfer round-up: Chelsea FC’s Bakayoko update, Man United still keen on 19-year-old

Read today's top transfer news and rumours on The Grapevine - The Sport Review's football transfer gossip column

Football transfer gossip
The Grapevine is published every day on The Sport Review

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 2019-20 season.

It was a busy summer transfer window in the Premier League as most of the top teams brought in some reinforcements ahead of the 2019-20 campaign.

The English summer transfer window is now in closed as Premier League clubs already start to turn their attentions to the potential recruitments they could make in January.

We’ll keep you up to date with the very latest transfer news concerning your club in our daily football gossip and rumours column, published every morning in the lead-up to the January transfer window.

So, with the January 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:

Zinedine Zidane is still holding out hope to bring Paul Pogba to Real Madrid this summer, but a deal for the 26-year-old Manchester United midfielder is no closer to being done.

Full story: Marca via Metro

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is prepared to wait until next summer to bolster his attack. Borussia Dortmund forward Jadon Sancho, 19, is his top target.

Full story: The Evening Standard

Chelsea FC midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, 25, has agreed terms for rejoining Monaco on loan, with a view to a £31.8m permanent switch.

Full story: RMC Sport via The Sun

Arsenal defender Nacho Monreal, 33, could sign for Real Sociedad before Monday’s European transfer deadline.

Full story: The Evening Standard

Liverpool FC defender Dejan Lovren could still sign for AS Roma before Monday’s deadline.

Full story: Corriere dello Sport

Manchester United will pay £300,000 of Alexis Sanchez’s £400,000 a week contract while the 30-year-old Chile forward is on loan at Inter Milan.

Full story: Metro

MORE: Latest Manchester United news and views

MORE: Football transfer rumours and gossip

Frank Lampard
'Everyone loves him': Jorginho talks up Chelsea FC star Olivier Giroud
Glenn Hoddle
'My word': Glenn Hoddle raves about Chelsea FC star Olivier Giroud after 4-0 win at Sevilla
Cesc Fabregas
'Real character': Cesc Fabregas sends message to Chelsea FC star Olivier Giroud
BT Sport pundit Joe Cole (Photo: BT Sport)
Joe Cole rates Chelsea FC’s Premier League and Champions League title hopes
Michael Owen
Michael Owen rates Chelsea FC’s chances of winning Premier League title
Frank Lampard
'Everyone loves him': Jorginho talks up Chelsea FC star Olivier Giroud
Glenn Hoddle
'My word': Glenn Hoddle raves about Chelsea FC star Olivier Giroud after 4-0 win at Sevilla
Cesc Fabregas
'Real character': Cesc Fabregas sends message to Chelsea FC star Olivier Giroud
BT Sport pundit Joe Cole (Photo: BT Sport)
Joe Cole rates Chelsea FC’s Premier League and Champions League title hopes
Michael Owen
Michael Owen rates Chelsea FC’s chances of winning Premier League title
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature