TUESDAY’S FOOTBALL ROUND-UP: Barcelona star Lionel Messi linked with sensational move to one of Premier League’s big clubs

Here is a round-up of the latest football transfer deals and gossip...

Lionel Messi has been linked with a move to the Premier League
Lionel Messi has been linked with a move to the Premier League

Former World Player of the Year Lionel Messi could be on his way to the Premier League after admitting his doesn’t know if he will still be at FC Barcelona next season. (Various)

Defender Alvaro Arbeloa could be set for a return to former club Liverpool from Real Madrid. (Daily Express)

The Merseyside club might soon be saying goodbye to £16 million summer signing Mario Balotelli. The controversial striker could move on loan to Italian side Juventus, with a view to a permanent deal. (The Times)

Manchester United might have spent big bucks in the last two transfer windows, but their spending spree could be set to continue. The Old Trafford club have been linked with big money moves for Bayern Munich midfielder Thomas Muller (Daily Star), and Southampton’s Morgan Schneiderlin (Daily Express).

Today’s done deals

Yaya Sonogo - Arsenal to Crystal Palace (Loan)

Will Hayhurst - Preston North End to Notts County (Free)

Rob Taylor - Mansfield Town to Tranmere (Undisclosed)