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:
Inter Milan value Manchester United target Milan Skriniar at over £100m?
Inter Milan would demand in excess of £100m for Milan Skriniar should any interested clubs follow up their interest in the defender, according to Luciano Spalletti. Read more.
Manchester United 'preparing five-year deal worth £45m for Anthony Martial'
Manchester United are reportedly ready to offer Anthony Martial a new five-year deal worth £45m to reward his recent good form. Read more.
Everton 'to let Cenk Tosun return to Besiktas'
Everton are reportedly ready to sell striker Cenk Tosun back to Besiktas in January and replace him with former Manchester City forward Godsway Donyoh. Read more.
Manchester United 'join Arsenal in race for Joachim Andersen'
Manchester United reportedly enter the race to sign Sampdoria defender Joachim Andersen, who has also been linked with Arsenal, Inter Milan and Juventus. Read more.
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata 'holding out for Valencia move'
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is reportedly willing to wait for an approach from former club Valencia if he leaves Old Trafford at the end of his contract. Read more.
Manchester United 'to make £100m bid for Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale'
Manchester United are reportedly hopeful of hijacking any swap deal between Gareth Bale and Eden Hazard by offering £100m for the Real Madrid attacker. Read more.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic rules out Manchester United return
LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic seemingly rules out a loan move back to Europe in the off-season, despite reported interest from Manchester United and Real Madrid. Read more.
Everton, West Ham United 'interested in signing Shinji Kagawa'
Everton and West Ham United are reportedly interested in bringing out-of-favour Borussia Dortmund attacker Shinji Kagawa back to the Premier League. Read more.
Manchester United 'make contact with Barcelona defender Jordi Alba'
Manchester United reportedly register their interest in Barcelona defender Jordi Alba, who has just 18 months remaining on his contract at Camp Nou. Read more.