Burnley's rivals eye interesting transfer deals - Aston Villa, Everton and Crystal Palace news

The transfer window may be shut until January – but there’s still plenty of gossip swirling around the web.

Wednesday, 28th October 2020, 7:57 am
All the latest Premier League gossip from around the web

As always, we’re sharing the latest rumours from around the Premier League – so scroll down to see the latest news and gossip from around the web:

Everton and England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford has hired bodyguards to protect him and his wife, as they were reportedly subjected to death threats after he injured Liverpool centre-back Virgil van Dijk in the recent Merseyside derby. (Mail)

Juventus tried to sign Barcelona's Spain forward Ansu Fati in the summer. (Calciomercato)

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Brighton are to offer England Under-21s full-back Tariq Lamptey a new contract amid interest from Bayern Munich. (Sun)

Barcelona are already planning to sign the £27m-rated former Leeds United target Luiz Felipe in 2021. (Calciomercato)

Aston Villa tried to sign Strasbourg's French defender Mohamed Simakan during the summer transfer window and could try again in January. AC Milan, Lyon and Borussia Dortmund were also interested. (Calciomercato)

The Premier League have issued a “no comment” response to the Newcastle Consortium Supporters Ltd takeover move. The legal documentation states the Premier League have until November 3 to respond to the letter. (Shields Gazette)

Leeds United are planning to release 24-year-old Irish defender Conor Shaughnessy after he failed to secure a move away during the transfer window. (Football Insider)

Leeds United have watched over Rangers midfielder Glen Kamara in recent weeks amid a series of impressive displays by the Finland international. (TeamTalk)

Sheffield United will allow Burnley, Crystal Palace and Rangers target John Lundstram to leave in January. (The Star)