The transfer window is now open again, with rumours and speculation continuing to swirl as Manchester City eye possible January reinforcements.
The champions have suffered injury problems in defence during the first half of the campaign and could look to strengthen in that area after seeing their hopes of a third straight Premier League crown fade during the first half of the season.
Here, Sports Mole rounds up the latest news on possible comings and goings at the Etihad.
Thursday morning's headlines:
Manchester City, Barcelona chasing Villarreal prospect?
Manchester City and Barcelona are reportedly ready to do battle for the signature of Villarreal midfielder Ivan Morante. Read more.
Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta rubbishes John Stones rumours
Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta dismisses suggestions that he may look to sign Manchester City defender John Stones during the January transfer window. Read more.
Manchester City 'targeting Athletic Bilbao defender Unai Nunez'
Manchester City are reportedly considering a move for Athletic Bilbao defender Unai Nunez, but will likely wait until the summer before completing the deal. Read more.