Gossip: De Gea, De Bruyne & Balotelli

With just two weeks to go until the transfer window closes, BBC Sport's Ben Smith gives us the inside track on the stories gathering momentum.

Spain defender Sergio Ramos is staying at Real Madrid, but what does that mean for the future of Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea?

United's local rivals Manchester City, meanwhile, are looking to sign two new players - but will they be former Chelsea winger Kevin De Bruyne and Valencia's talented Argentine defender Nicolas Otamendi?

And could there still be a clearout at Liverpool on the cards, with both Mario Balotelli and Fabio Borini set to leave the club?

Check out the Gossip Column each day for all the latest rumours.

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