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:
Manchester City are reportedly contemplating an approach for Sevilla defender Jules Kounde, despite speculation regarding a move for Napoli's Kalidou Koulibaly. Read more.
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale is allegedly booked in to play golf with Tottenham Hotspur chairman Daniel Levy ahead of completing a switch to his former club. Read more.
Watford reportedly inform Liverpool that they will not sell Ismaila Sarr for any fee below £40m during the current transfer window. Read more.
Ronald Koeman insists that Luis Suarez will not be frozen out at Barcelona, despite claims that he has already informed the forward that he does not feature in his plans. Read more.
The Welshman is due to travel to London on Friday to complete a season-long loan deal from Real Madrid. Read more.
Serbian forward Luka Jovic wants to leave Real Madrid on loan before the start of next month, according to a report. Read more.
West Ham United's Declan Rice could push for a move to Chelsea before the end of the transfer window, according to a report. Read more.
Liverpool will allow Rhian Brewster to leave the club on a permanent basis this summer, according to a report. Read more.
Rennes goalkeeper Edouard Mendy could complete a move to Chelsea on Friday, according to his agent. Read more.
Manchester United could move for Watford's Ismaila Sarr before the end of this summer's transfer window, according to a report. Read more.
The Cottagers fielded four debutants in their midweek Carabao Cup win over Ipswich. Read more.
The 20-year-old has also signed a new Chelsea contract. Read more.
The 73-year-old talked up Wilfried Zaha's form ahead of the trip to old club Manchester United. Read more.
The Welshman is set to sign on a season-long loan from Real Madrid. Read more.
The Southampton striker was joint second in last season's Premier League Golden Boot standings. Read more.
A report claims that Arsenal can now afford to sign midfield target Houssem Aouar from Lyon following Emiliano Martinez's £20m exit. Read more.
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale is reportedly set to fly to England on Friday to put pen to paper on a loan switch to Tottenham Hotspur. Read more.
The Real Madrid forward is reportedly on £500,000 per week and, if he rejoins Spurs, will head a list currently topped by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Read more.
The 25-year-old has been earmarked as a replacement for Emiliano Martinez. Read more.
Sean Kolasinac is reportedly close to leaving Arsenal in a £9m deal, with Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen the strong favourites to sign the defender. Read more.
Gareth Bale is set to seal a loan move from Real Madrid. Read more.
A report claims that Manchester United are prepared to delay making a move for Jadon Sancho in the hope that Borussia Dortmund eventually lower their asking price. Read more.
The Reds will pay an initial fee of £20million for the Spain playmaker, who is in the last year of his contract at Bayern. Read more.
Tottenham Hotspur want to sign a new centre-forward before this summer's transfer window closes, according to a report. Read more.
Sergio Reguilon arrives at Tottenham Hotspur's training ground for a medical, according to a report. Read more.
Ronald Koeman does not expect Barcelona to make any new signings before the start of their 2020-21 La Liga season. Read more.
Inter Milan prepare to offer Manchester United Ivan Perisic as part of a deal for Chris Smalling, according to a report. Read more.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp wants two more signings before this summer's transfer window closes for business, according to a report. Read more.
Gareth Bale was a huge favourite before heading to Spain. Read more.