Top 5 transfer rumours - Bale saga draws to a close

All smiles as Bale seems soon to get his move Photo: PA

The transfer window is entering its final stretch and a certain Gareth Bale seems on the verge of getting his move to Real Madrid, while Arsenal want to take advantage of the bulging squad at the Spanish club.

Gareth Bale and Real Madrid expect the 24-year-old's world-record £86m move from Tottenham to go through despite the forward being forced to return to London from his weekend trip to Spain. (Daily Telegraph)


**Manchester United will make a £20m bid for Everton midfielder Marouane Fellaini, 25, before the champions' game against Liverpool on Sunday. (Daily Telegraph)

Striker Karim Benzema, 25, playmaker Mesut Ozil, 24, and winger Angel Di Maria, 25, could all be sold to Premier League clubs by Real. (Daily Mirror)

Arsenal are interested in both Ozil and Di Maria. (Daily Telegraph)

Roma forward Erik Lamela, 21, will complete his £30m club-record move to Tottenham in the next 24 hours. (Daily Star)