Transfer round-up: Arsenal poised to agree deal with 21-year-old, Man United also want France attacker
Read today's top transfer news and rumours on The Grapevine - The Sport Review's football transfer gossip column
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 morning in the lead-up to the January transfer window.
It was a busy summer transfer window in the Premier League as most of the top teams brought in significant reinforcements for the 2017-18 campaign.
However, there is still plenty of business to be done, with the January transfer window offering clubs the chance to bolster their squads mid-way through the Premier League season.
We’ll keep you up to date with the very latest transfer news concerning your club in our daily gossip and rumours column.
As the build-up to the January transfer window begins to gather pace, The Grapevine has the very latest football transfer news from the Premier League’s top clubs in the round-up below.
Latest football transfer news:
Serie A giants Juventus are ready to compete with Liverpool for the signing of Southampton captain Virgil van Dijk.
Arsenal have agreed a deal in principle to sign Thomas Lemar from Monaco in January, with the France forward set to sign a deal worth £250,000 a week.
However, Manchester United are prepared to rival title rivals Arsenal in the chase for Thomas Lemar.
Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho is now ready to turn down a future move to La Liga giants Barcelona.
Manchester City goalkeeper Claudio Bravo has revealed that Alexis Sanchez is bitter that a move to Manchester City from Arsenal failed to materialise this summer.
Atletico Madrid have sent official to meet Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia over the potential signing of controversial Spanish striker Diego Costa.