With all eyes fixed on the January transfer market, clubs around the UK and Europe are already lining up potential mid-season moves.
Friday morning's headlines:
Tottenham Hotspur consider bid for PSV Eindhoven winger Hirving Lozano?
Tottenham Hotspur reportedly send scouts to monitor the development of PSV Eindhoven winger Hirving Lozano. Read more.
Manchester City hold interest in Swansea City youngster Joe Rodon?
Manchester City are reportedly monitoring the progress of Joe Rodon ahead of a possible move for the Swansea City youngster. Read more.
Chelsea given boost in pursuit of Juventus defender Daniele Rugani?
Daniele Rugani is reportedly no longer so keen to extend his Juventus contract, which could tempt Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri to make a fresh approach. Read more.
Adrien Rabiot turns down new Paris Saint-Germain offer?
Midfielder Adrien Rabiot reportedly decides to turn down Paris Saint-Germain's latest offer of a new contract. Read more.
Chelsea 'line up Donny van de Beek move'
Chelsea reportedly join the race to sign 21-year-old Ajax midfielder Donny van de Beek, who has also been linked with the likes of Barcelona and Tottenham Hotspur. Read more.
Cesc Fabregas 'considering Chelsea exit'
Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas reportedly tells his representatives to make contingency plans for a possible exit if he does not receive a contract extension. Read more.