With all eyes fixed on the January transfer market, clubs around the UK and Europe are already lining up potential mid-season moves.
Thursday morning's headlines:
Manchester United are allegedly considering a fresh approach for Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Christian Eriksen, who may leave San Siro in January. Read more.
Juventus are reportedly expected to make a formal move for Dallas defender Bryan Reynolds in the coming days. Read more.
Aston Villa and Barcelona are reportedly contemplating a bid for Hoffenheim defender Melayro Bogarde during the January window. Read more.
Everton are reportedly contemplating moves for Tottenham Hotspur pair Dele Alli and Harry Winks during 2021. Read more.
Liverpool reportedly inserted a penalty fee during the transfer of Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona to ward off future interest in their players. Read more.
Everton youngster Thierry Small is wanted by Bayern Munich, Juventus and Arsenal, according to a report. Read more.
Hoffenheim centre-back Melayro Bogarde is the subject of an enquiry from Barcelona, according to Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio. Read more.
Inter Milan striker Romelu Lukaku emerges as a transfer target for Real Madrid, according to a report. Read more.
Inter Milan are in talks with Argentine forward Lautaro Martinez over a new long-term contract, according to a report. Read more.
Red Bull Salzburg sporting director Christoph Freund admits that in-demand attacker Dominik Szoboszlai is likely to leave in January. Read more.
Tottenham Hotspur are interested in signing Mainz 05 striker Jean-Philippe Mateta, according to a report. Read more.
Arsenal will not allow Nicolas Pepe to leave the club on loan during the January transfer window, according to a report. Read more.
A report claims that Villarreal have no desire to sell Pau Torres, meaning that any interested clubs will have to trigger his £45m release clause. Read more.
Valencia midfielder Yunus Musah is reportedly being closely monitored by Arsenal and three other Premier League clubs. Read more.
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric says that he "still has plenty of football in his legs" and is hopeful of signing a new deal at the Bernabeu. Read more.
Experienced central defender Thiago Silva has been offered a one-year contract extension by Chelsea, according to a report. Read more.
A report claims that Arsenal do not plan on moving for Inter Milan playmaker Christian Eriksen in the January transfer window. Read more.