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Arsenal's latest transfer blunder revealed as Antoine Griezmann rules out ever making Emirates switch: 'Forget it, after the blow they gave me'
That same window saw Arsenal fail to land Luis Suarez with the infamous ￡40million and ￡1 bid and could only stand by as Gonzalo Higuain opted for Juventus over the Emirates.
Crystal Palace?and West Bromwich Albion are among the clubs looking at Krasnodar midfielder Charles Kabore. The Russian club will consider selling for ￡6million.
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez will 'sell Gareth Bale, James Rodriguez, Karim Benzema and Raphael Varane' to fund sensational move for Neymar
Neymar's buyout clause in his first season is ￡177million, it rises to ￡195m in his second year and ￡221m thereafter and Los Blancos would need to sell four players to bankroll a deal.
Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny is plotting move back to France, claims Lorient chief?Loic Fery: 'He told me he wants to finish his career with us'
The 32-year-old, who has been at the Gunners since his ￡10million move back in 2010, has become a stalwart in Arsene Wenger's side for his performances in defence.
Barcelona stars - including Lionel Messi - urge president Josep Maria Bartomeu to sign ￡133m Philippe Coutinho during January window
Barcelona's South American contingent have urged club president Josep Maria Bartomeu to sign Philippe Coutinho during the January transfer window.?
Neymar's father refuses to rule out move to Real Madrid following star's record-shattering move to PSG from rivals Barcelona: 'Things can change'
Paris Saint-Germain shattered the transfer record to bring in the Brazilian for an eye-watering ￡198million this summer. But reports have emerged that Real are interested in the striker.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger insists chief executive?Ivan Gazidis has 'nothing to do' with buying players?
The Gunners have made two major backroom signings in the past week with Sven Mislintat, appointed head of recruitment, now joined by Raul Sanllehi in the role of head of football relations.
Sportsmail understands there is a recall clause as part of the season-long loan deal and, were there to be interest in Grabban in the new year, Bournemouth could well decide to cash in.
Watford insist they will not sell Richarlison as Brazilian forward continues to attract interest after fine start to life in the Premier League
The Brazilian forward has made a fine start to life in the Premier League after moving to Vicarage Road from Fluminense for ￡11.2million during the summer transfer window.
Real Madrid ready to launch January move for David Luiz after he drops down Chelsea pecking order under Antonio Conte
David Luiz has dropped down the pecking order under Antonio Conte after falling out with the Italian following Chelsea's 3-0 Champions League defeat by Roma in October.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could become Chelsea's new superstar striker in January... he is a jet-heeled maverick, but was never the hero he threatened to be at Borussia Dortmund
KIT HOLDEN: After over a month without a league goal, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang had scored one and set up two to put Dortmund 4-0 up at half-time against arch rivals Schalke last Saturday.
Hull stopper Will Mannion to join Plymouth on emergency loan after injury crisis sees four goalkeepers sidelined for League One club
Hull City goalkeeper Will Mannion is set to join League One side Plymouth Argyle on an emergency loan deal. Mannion has made just one first team appearance for Hull so far.
Manchester United and Manchester City could go head-to-head for Sevilla defender Clement Lenglet after checking in on ￡28m-rated star
Manchester City and Manchester United have checked on Sevilla defender Clement Lenglet. Arsenal, Liverpool and Barcelona are also understood to have made enquiries.
Raul Sanllehi was the only man able to deal with Neymar and he signed Luis Suarez for below the asking price... so how good is Arsenal's new deals chief?
'One of the best in the business at what he does' is how top agents tend to describe former Barcelona director of football Raul Sanllehi. Sportsmail looks at what Arsenal will get from their new man.
Manchester United target Gareth Bale, Antoine Griezmann, Mesut Ozil and Danny Rose as Jose Mourinho wants more left-footed stars in his squad
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has drawn up a summer transfer wish-list including Antoine Griezmann, Gareth Bale, Mesut Ozil and Danny Rose.
Borussia Dortmund set for January move for Manchester United youngster Angel Gomes but face competition from Barcelona
Manchester United starlet Angel Gomes has emerged as a target for Borussia Dortmund in January, according to reports. Gomes made his debut for United in the final game of last season.
United boss Jose Mourinho is eager to rekindle his relationship with the former Real Madrid playmaker, whose contract at the Emirates Stadium runs out next summer.
Chelsea to be offered Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in January following break down of controversial striker's relationship with Borussia Dortmund
Chelsea have been told Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is available to buy in January?— with Borussia Dortmund keen to part ways with the striker following a break down in their relationship.
Arsenal appoint Raul Sanllehi as Barcelona director of football resigns after 15 years at club and Arsene Wenger faces up to power shift
Arsenal will announce the arrival of former Barcelona director of football Raul Sanllehi on Tuesday as part of the restructuring of its scouting and recruitment.
Tottenham eye Fulham starlet Ryan Sessegnon as 'the ideal replacement for wantaway full back Danny Rose'
Rose, who criticised Spurs' transfer policy and wage structure last summer, has made it plain he wants to leave the London club. Spurs have reportedly begun the search for a new left back.
Gareth Bale wants to finish his career at Real Madrid, insists his agent as he looks to put an end to talk linking him with Manchester United move?
Gareth Bale's agent has rubbished claims he is set for a move back to the Premier League and insists the star wants to retire at Real Madrid, despite the injury problems he has endured this season.
Mohamed Salah is Chelsea's 20th ex-player to score against them in the Premier League.. so who are the others and how much do they regret selling?
Mohamed Salah's goal against former employers Chelsea made him the 20th ex-Blues star to have scored against them in the Premier League. Here, Sportsmail reviews the other 19 men.
West Ham ready to step up interest in ￡15m-rated Russian striker Fyodor Smolov as David Moyes looks to add firepower to beleaguered side
West Ham are ready to step up their interest in Russia striker Fyodor Smolov after watching him score his 12th goal of the season on Sunday, with David Moyes keen to add firepower to his side.
Barcelona targeting January swoop for Tottenham star-man Christian Eriksen as they rethink move for Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho and Mesut Ozil?
Barcelona are set to make a move for Tottenham attacking midfielder Christian Eriksen in the January transfer window, with the Dane ahead of Philippe Coutinho at the top of the club's wishlist.
Manchester United outcast Luke Shaw 'set for loan move to Newcastle' as he seeks regular first-team action
Rafa Benitez is said to be interested in a move for the left back, who is seeing his career stutter lately. Shaw moved to Old Trafford from Southampton for ￡33m in 2014.
Chelsea's January wishlist: Antonio Conte targets Mouctar Diakhaby, Ross Barkley, Alex Sandro, Lucas Moura and Christian Benteke to boost his squad
Antonio Conte has sounded Chelsea's transfer chiefs a winter warning: stay stagnant in January and risk being left in the dust by Manchester City. Sportsmail looks at five of their key targets.
Manchester City eye January move for Inigo Martinez as Pep Guardiola looks to bolster his defensive ranks
Pep Guardiola is considering bolstering his defensive ranks with a January move for Real Sociedad defender Inigo Martinez.
Real Madrid 'set to offer ￡80m for Manchester United's Anthony Martial next summer' as Zinedine Zidane seeks younger stars for the future
Real Madrid will test Manchester United's resolve with an ￡80million bid for Anthony Martial next summer, according to reports. Madrid's strikers have misfired in the league so far this season.
Liverpool youngster Marko Grujic must go on loan to English club in January, says agent: 'They can't make the same mistake like Lazar Markovic'
Zoran Stojadinovic has watched on as Grujic has played just 109 minutes of first team football for the Reds so far this season. The 21-year-old's only start coming in the EFL Cup defeat to Leicester.
Liverpool showed the areas they need to strengthen against Chelsea and should cash in on Philippe Coutinho in order to progress
IAN LADYMAN: They?did not play in the same team on Saturday as Jurgen Klopp rotated his squad in advance of another busy fortnight but it is clear that Sadio Mane and Mo Salah represent the future.
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte urges board to make January signings or risk falling behind Manchester City: 'We have to work and make the best decisions in the market'
Antonio Conte has urged Chelsea’s board to be decisive in January and insisted they will be left behind if they fail to compete with Manchester City. The Italian hasn't given up on the title yet.
Paris Saint-Germain set to beat Manchester City to Alexis Sanchez as they ready pre-contract agreement to lure him away from Arsenal
With Arsene Wenger preparing Arsenal for a trip to Burnley at Turf Moor on Sunday, The Metro have reported that PSG could make a move for the Chile international as early as January.
Chelsea consider renewing interest in Stoke goalkeeper Jack Butland as Thibaut Courtois contract talks stall
Chelsea are ready to rekindle interest in Stoke City goalkeeper Jack Butland as Thibaut Courtois stalls over a new contract. The club know Courtois is wanted by Real Madrid and PSG.
Aston Villa outcast Ross McCormack may extend Melbourne City loan after impressive start to life in Australia?
The Scotland international has scored five goals in his first seven games for Warren Joyce's side including a stunning free-kick against Perth Glory on Friday.
Liverpool midfielder Emre Can looks to have taken a step closer to the Anfield exit door and sealing a summer move away from the club.
Barcelona 'will offer Mesut Ozil ￡350,000 a week' as they look to beat off competition from Manchester United for the Arsenal midfielder
Arsenal star Mesut Ozil will be offered a ￡350,000 weekly wage by Barcelona as the Catalans bid to steal a march on Manchester United in the race for his signature, according to reports.
Jose Mourinho worried that Marouane Fellaini will leave Manchester United in the summer as he waits to hear if club can reach agreement with the Belgian
The Belgian midfielder rejected United's first contract offer in September as he seeks a new deal worth in the region of ￡170,000-a-week, and could walk away as a free agent.
West Ham set to launch ￡15m January bid for Fyodor Smolov as David Moyes moves to bolster his attacking options
West Ham United are following Russia national team captain Fyodor Smolov as they weigh up a ￡15million January move. He has scored 56 goals in three seasons at Krasnodar.
Jack Wilshere admits he might need to leave Arsenal in January as he reveals he has asked Arsene Wenger for an 'honest' conversation about his future
The midfielder is out of contract next summer and despite impressive performances in the Europa League and Carabao Cup, he is yet to be handed a single start in the Premier League side.
Lionel Messi urges Barcelona to sign Philippe Coutinho over Mesut Ozil due to concerns over Arsenal playmaker's age and inconsistency
Lionel Messi has urged Barcelona to sign Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho over Mesut Ozil. The Argentine has reportedly told manager Ernesto Valverde to prioritise the Brazilian.
Griezmann ended an eight-game goalless run on Wednesday in Atletico Madrid's 2-0 win over Roma in the Champions League but is rumored to be unhappy in the Spanish capital.
Leicester will explore the possibility of bringing in Hatem Ben Arfa in January. Claude Puel is a major fan of the winger from their time together at Nice and thinks a deal could be struck with PSG.
Rangers' job favourite?Derek McInnes has 'no intentions of going anywhere', according to Aberdeen chairman
The 46-year-old, who takes his Aberdeen side to Ibrox next Wednesday for the first game in a double-header, has repeatedly refused to be drawn on speculation linking him with Rangers.
Paris Saint-Germain ready to offer Marouane Fellaini a four-year deal in bid to lure him away from Manchester United next summer
With Fellaini seemingly unsettled, the Belgian has naturally been linked with clubs throughout Europe and according to French news outlet Le10Sport , Fellaini is on the shortlist for Unai Emery's side.
Eden Hazard admires Real Madrid but insists he is happy at Chelsea: 'When I feel the desire to leave, I'll leave, but for now I'm a Blue'
Chelsea's talisman has found himself in amongst a game of transfer-limbo of late, with Sportsmail reporting Hazard would relish an opportunity to play under Real boss Zinedine Zidane.
PSG star Neymar storms away from the media after Real Madrid questions: 'For f*** sake, have you got nothing else to talk about?'
Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar stormed away from reporters after being asked questions regarding a potential move to Real Madrid following his side's victory over Celtic.
Liverpool make contact with PSG over ambitious January loan move for Julian Draxler as the German slips down Paris pecking order
PSG star Julian Draxler has emerged as a January transfer target for Liverpool as the midfielder slips down the pecking order in Paris. Liverpool have already 'made contact' with PSG.
Burnley keeping a close eye on Northern Ireland winger Jordan Jones as they bid to strengthen in January?
Jordan Jones has been starring for Kilmarnock prompting an international call-up from Michael O'Neill who also handed him the No 7 shirt for their World Cup play-off against Switzerland.
Leeds United keeping tabs on Marvin Ducksch after sending scouts to watch Bundesliga Two's leading scorer
Leeds United scouts have checked on Bundesliga Two top scorer Marvin Ducksch. Club representatives watched the 23-year-old in action playing for Holstein Kiel at Nuremberg last Saturday.
Ryan Sessegnon’s Fulham deal has no buy-out clause which ensures bidding war from Premier League sides
Ryan Sessegnon’s contract at Fulham includes no buy-out clause, with a big bidding war expected from a host of Premier League clubs at the end of the season.
Liverpool and Tottenham are keeping track of Stevenage defender Ben Wilmot as the teenager continues to impress for the League Two side?
Liverpool and Tottenham are among the Premier League clubs keeping track of League Two Stevenage’s 18-year-old defender Ben Wilmot. The youngster has impressed with his mature displays.
Sven Mislintat's departure to Arsenal is Borussia Dortmund's biggest test since escaping insolvency in 2005... 'Diamond Eye' is irreplaceable
KIT HOLDEN: It is the dawning of a new era. Arsenal made waves this week by securing the services of Borussia Dortmund's scouting sensation Sven Mislintat - dubbed 'Diamond Eye'.?
Liverpool beat Barcelona to the signing of Naby Keita because the Spanish club 'didn't try as hard', reveals RB Leipzig chief
RB Leipzig CEO Oliver Mintzlaff has revealed how Liverpool beat Spanish giants Barcelona to the signing of Guinean midfielder Naby Keita during the summer transfer window.
Inter Milan's Mauro Icardi will replace Karim Benzema at Real Madrid next season, says former AC Milan striker
Mauro Icardi will leave Inter Milan for Real Madrid next season, according to former striker Daniele Massaro. The current pundit says Icardi will replace Karim Benzema at the Bernabeu.
Manchester United target Antoine Griezmann open to Old Trafford move... but the weather may stop him
Antoine Griezmann admits he is open to a move to Manchester United but reveals one thing which may get in the way. It appears the star is concerned about the infamous weather.
Manchester City face difficult task to keep Javairo Dilrosun with Liverpool, Borussia Dortmund and Juventus among clubs interested in starlet
Manchester City have high hopes for Holland Under 19 international Javairo Dilrosun, who has impressed since arriving from Ajax as a 16-year-old in 2014.
Eliaquim Mangala turned down Manchester City exit... now injury crisis presents chance to prove his worth to Pep Guardiola
MIKE KEEGAN: Eliaquim Mangala had turned down a deadline day move to Palace and whilst his boss backed the decision, he was forthright. The defender would have to prove himself.
Derby County and Norwich City are among the clubs keeping an eye on Wigan's Egypt international Sam Morsy ahead of the January transfer window.
Real Madrid reignite interest in David de Gea by preparing ￡63m summer bid for Manchester United keeper
Real Madrid will make another push to sign Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea next summer despite previously failing to tempt the Spaniard away from Old Trafford.
Manchester United and Arsenal 'scouts track Porto star Danilo Pereira' as they eye midfield reinforcements
The 26-year-old, who was part of Portugal's victorious squad at Euro 2016, is a reported target for the two Premier League giants. Pereira scored the opening goal as the Primeira Liga leaders beat Portimonense.
Barcelona 'consider ￡17m bid' for Mesut Ozil as wantaway Arsenal star's agent opens discussions with Spanish giants over cut-price January transfer
Mesut Ozil's agent has opened discussions with Barcelona over a sensational January transfer?— and the Spanish club believe they can land their man for ￡17million.?
Manchester City lining up move for Leicester's Riyad Mahrez in January amid Chelsea and Arsenal interest
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola is eyeing a move for Leicester winger Riyad Mahrez in the January transfer window with Arsenal and Chelsea also interested in securing his services.
Antoine Griezmann rules out January move as Barcelona and Real Madrid target vows to help Atletico Madrid get back on track after difficult spell
Atletico Madrid's France forward Antoine Griezmann has no regrets about staying at the Liga club despite a difficult start to the season which has seen him booed by his own fans.
Manchester United trigger option to extend Ander Herrera's contract as club?allay fears of free transfer exit
Manchester United have triggered their option on Ander Herrera's contract. The Spain international's deal was due to finish next summer but he is now tied to the Old Trafford club until 2019.
Daniel Sturridge to demand Liverpool exit in January as out-of-favour striker bids to keep his World Cup dream alive
The striker is desperate to be part of the England squad at next summer's World Cup in Russia and believes a fresh start will boost his bid.
Barcelona could be set for sensational January swoop for Arsenal star Mesut Ozil as board decide whether to continue Philippe Coutinho pursuit
Barcelona could make a dramatic January transfer window move for Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil. The Barca board are divided over what to do when the window opens. Some still want Philippe Coutinho.
Manchester United line up ￡40m January swoop for Tottenham defender Danny Rose... and Luke Shaw could be heading the other way?
Manchester United are preparing a ￡40million January bid for Tottenham left-back Danny Rose - and could offer Luke Shaw as a makeweight in the deal.
Alan Pardew says he would have taken the West Ham manager's job had he been offered it but adds that David Moyes was the right man for the role
Sportsmail columnist Alan Pardew has said that he would have taken the West Ham manager's job if he had been offered it. David Moyes was appointed as Hammers boss earlier this month.
Real Madrid 'plotting to snatch ￡90m Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann from under noses of Barcelona'... and 'will sell Gareth Bale in order to afford him'?
Real Madrid are plotting to snatch Antoine Griezmann from under the noses of rivals Barcelona next summer, according to reports in Spain.
Real Madrid to launch another move for Manchester United star David de Gea when Spaniard's contract enters final 12 months next summer
Manchester United are preparing themselves for another move by Real Madrid to sign goalkeeper David de Gea next summer when the Spaniard's contract enters its final 12 months.
As exclusively revealed by Sportsmail on Friday, David Moss, the scout who lured Dembele to Scotland for ￡500,000, said he was contacted by Everton after they sold Romelu Lukaku.
Real Madrid midfielder Dani Ceballos the latest star to encourage Neymar to join the Bernabeu: 'I would open the door to him for a move'
Bernabeu captain Sergio Ramos said the forward would be welcome at the Bernabeu if he wanted to leave Paris St Germain, the club he joined on a world record fee from Barcelona last summer.
Manchester United set to launch another summer pursuit of Gareth Bale after being undeterred by winger's persistent injury problems
Manchester United will not be put off by Gareth Bale’s injury problems as they prepare to renew their interest in the Real Madrid star next summer. Jose Mourinho is a huge admirer of the winger.
Bayern Munich closing in on deal for striker Sandro Wagner as Hoffenheim manager confirms talks are ongoing
Bayern Munich appear to be closing in on an agreement for Sandro Wagner after Hoffenheim manager?Julian Nagelsmann confirmed his star striker was keen on the move.
Barcelona 'consider January deal for Arsenal contract rebel Mesut Ozil' as alternative to Philippe Coutinho
Barcelona are considering a January move for Arsenal's contract rebel Mesut Ozil as an alternative to Philippe Coutinho, according to Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo.
Antoine Griezmann is happy at Atletico Madrid but 'free to leave' if he wants, says Koke as Barcelona and Manchester United prepare to swoop
Barcelona have ramped up their interest in the Atletico talisman and reports this week suggest the player is in advanced talks with the Catalan club after agreeing a deal in principle.
Manchester United 'to step up pursuit' of Tottenham star Danny Rose as Jose Mourinho seeks January deal
Manchester United hope they can lure the 27-year-old to Old Trafford as they continue their fight on four fronts and aim to challenge Manchester City for the Premier League title.
Liverpool set to revive bid for ￡70m-rated Virgil van Dijk in January as Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino admits: 'Everybody has got their price'
Liverpool are set to return with another bid for Southampton's Virgil van Dijk in the January transfer window after missing out on the defender in the summer, according to reports.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has evaded questions about extending his contract at Old Trafford beyond June 2019 after flirting publicly with Paris Saint-Germain last month.