Football rumours: Newcastle confident of winning race for Kalvin Phillips

Transfer News Update

Newcastle United are confident of landing England midfielder Kalvin Phillips from Manchester City, according to a report by the Daily Telegraph. This comes as Juventus, Everton, and Crystal Palace are also showing interest in the 28-year-old.

Arsenal’s January Plans

Manager Mikel Arteta has announced that Arsenal are ready to bolster their squad in January. This decision comes after the team was left “exposed” due to injuries. Arteta stated that the club will “try to make the right calls” in the upcoming transfer window.

Varane’s Future in Question

Raphael Varane, the 30-year-old Manchester United defender, is being pursued by his former club Real Madrid and Bayern Munich, as per the Daily Mirror via Spanish outlet Sport. With his contract up at the end of the season, Varane can negotiate a summer move from January.

Manchester United’s Transfer Restrictions

Any potential moves by Manchester United in the January transfer window will need to be cleared by Ineos after the company’s deal to buy a 25% share of the club.

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Players to Watch

Matthijs de Ligt: Although Arsenal is unlikely to make a move for the Dutch defender from Bayern Munich, he remains on their radar, reports The Athletic.

Antonee Robinson: Liverpool has shown interest in Fulham’s US full-back, 26, for a potential January signing, as per 90 Min.