Transfer round-up: Liverpool FC close in on signing 20-year-old, Arsenal linked with 30-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 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 are close to signing United States attacker Christian Pulisic, 20, for around £50m after Borussia Dortmund rejected a £35m bid from Arsenal.
Bayern Munich are planning to make a £13m bid to sign Chelsea FC forward Callum Hudson-Odoi, 18, in the January transfer window.
Sevilla midfielder Ever Banega, 30, could be set to join Arsenal after his agent flew to London ahead of the January transfer window.
Chelsea FC midfielder Cesc Fabregas, whose contract expires in June, is free to talk to other clubs from 1 January and will leave the Stamford Bridge club for a side in Europe next year.
AC Milan director of sport Leonardo has claimed that Chelsea FC have not made an approach to sign 31-year-old striker Gonzalo Higuain ahead of the January transfer window.
Liverpool FC have been approached by Sporting Lisbon about the possibility of signing 18-year-old midfielder Rafa Camacho on loan in January.