ESPN: Arsenal interested in Douglas Luiz, Partey's future could be key to the deal (reliability: 4 stars)
Arsenal are considering a midfield reshuffle in January with Douglas Luiz of Aston Villa a top target, especially given the uncertain future of Thomas Partey.According to ESPN FC, the Gunners remain interested in the 25-year-old despite having three bids for the Brazil international rejected back in September 2022.
'It's unrealistic in January': Journalist claims Arsenal are looking for cheaper player than Douglas Luiz
Arsenal's eyes seem fixed on Aston Villa's midfielder Douglas Luiz before the upcoming January transfer window, but journalist Dean Jones suggests this pursuit might not be realistic.Reports indicate that Arsenal has him at the top of their wishlist, but Emery is determined to keep him at Villa.
Chelsea fan wants one keeper to replace Sanchez — not Ramsdale but played for Arsenal too
Robert Sanchez does not seem to be at Chelsea's level as his mistake against Arsenal is neither the first nor the second one in his short career at the Bridge.There are murmurs about the Blues' interest in Aaron Ramsdale, who's lost his starting place with the Gunners after the arrival of David Raya.
Youri Tielemans wants out of Aston Villa - he only joined in summer
Youri Tielemans is seeking an exit from Aston Villa, the club he only joined in the summer of 2023 as a free agent.According to Football Insider, the Belgian midfielder is at loggerheads with head coach Unai Emery and is frustrated with his game time.
'Going to be phenomenal': Liverpool midfielder named best summer signing in Premier League
Former Arsenal and England great Paul Merson wrote in his Sportskeeda column: "[There is] a handful of new signings have laid down the marker for what's to come."Dominik Szoboszlai has been the pick of the bunch, for me.
Barca make their first move for Nico Williams (reliability: 4 stars)
Barcelona have reached out to the representatives of Nico Williams to enquire about the possibility of signing the winger, according to Alfredo Martinez of Sport. The player's agent Felix Tainta has been told of Barca's interest in signing the youngster at the end of the current season.
Klopp reveals Salah's reaction to Saudi crazy offer
Jurgen Klopp has confirmed that Mohamed Salah is 'super committed' to fighting for trophies with Liverpool despite the crazy offer tabled by the Saudis for his signature. Speaking in his press conference ahead of the game against Aston Villa, Klopp said: "From my point of view I see absolutely nothing (to worry about).
Ansu close to leaving Barca and 3 more big stories you might've missed
Ansu close to leaving Barca The player has told the club about his desire to leaveThe forward will sign for Brighton in the coming hours.Barca close to signing Joao FelixThe forward could come shortly after the Catalans finalise Joao Cancelo's loan move.
FA charge Van Dijk with improper conduct — what it means for his ban
The FA have released the following statement on Virgil van Dijk, confirming they have charged the defender with improper conduct.The defender will serve his one-match suspension for the foul itself but it could be increased for an additional match, as per the Liverpool Echo.
Sky Sports: Benjamin Pavard's Man United move depends on Harry Maguire (reliability: 4 stars)
Manchester United have made initial contact with Bayern Munich over Benjamin Pavard, according to Sky Sports.However, the Red Devils will only make a move the Frenchman if Harry Maguire ends up leaving Old Trafford this summer.
Aston Villa 'ready to beat' West Ham's offer for Harry Maguire (reliability: 3 stars)
As per a report by Football Transfers, Aston Villa are considering hijacking a move for Harry Maguire. West Ham United had even agreed a £30 million fee for Maguire but it appears the transfer is at risk of collapsing.
Brentford to make over 10 times profit from David Raya's transfer to Arsenal
David Raya is expected to complete a move to Arsenal from Brentford in the coming days.According to Fabrizio Romano, the total package of the deal will be close to £30m, more than times what Brentford paid Blackburn for the goalkeeper in 2019.
Liverpool hold talks over Aston Villa youngster and 2 more under-radar stories
Nkunku will likely miss Chelsea vs Liverpool opener with knee injuryAccording to Evening Standard, Chelsea are hopeful Nkunku's injury isn't bad and likely to be weeks out rather than months. However, he is still in a major doubt for the Chelsea vs Liverpool opener.
Moussa Diaby snubs Saudi Arabia's big offer in favour of Aston Villa
Moussa Diaby has been in the spotlight recently, with rumours linking him to both Saudi Arabian side Al Nassr and Unai Emery's Aston Villa. But the wait is almost over, as this week, it's been reported that he's close to making a decision about his future.