You've heard it before and I doubt it will be the last time you will hear it.
Manchester United are readying a player-plus-cash deal for Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal, according to Chilean newspaper El Mercurio.
The reports suggest that the Red Devils are willing to part with €40million and striker Javier Hernandez in an attempt to secure the services of the 27-year-old Chile international.
Yes - this transfer story has become a saga and there is plenty of time left in the window for it to rumble on and on.
Want to hear another Mario Balotelli related transfer rumour? Sure you do.
Reports in the morning papers suggest that Liverpool have already agreed a deal with Cameroon international Samuel Eto'o as an insurance policy, should the Balotelli deal hit a late hitch.
Eto'o who has been out-of-contract since his release from Chelsea last summer has already had his medical with the Merseysiders.
The 33-year-old centre-forward scored nine times in 21 games for the Blues last season and he has won the Champions League in two consecutive seasons with Barcelona and Inter Milan.
We delve back into the world of transfers to bring you a line from AC Milan.
They're scouting the globe for Mario Balotelli's successor and according to the Daily Mail that search has led them to north London.
Roberto Soldado is being courted by the San Siro club as the Liverpool-bound striker's replacement.
Tottenham's Spanish striker has had a fruitless time in the Premier League scoring six times in 28 games after his then club-record £26million move.
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Ok so where to start?
Well before we kick off with the latest transfer news, we're going down a different route with something you can't afford to miss.
From last night's Bundesliga offering of Bayern Munich vs Wolfsburg, we present Junior Malanda's miss of the season contender.
Heck, it's not even a contender. It's the winner!
Good morning folks.
It's a wet Saturday morning which can only mean one thing: it's football day!
And as well as keeping up with all the action here on Mirror Football, we've got another day of transfer news and rumour to keep an eye on as well.
But where do we start? Well there can only be one place: Anfield.
Mario Balotelli last night made his way to Melwood for talks with Brendan Rodgers over his £16million move, whilst the Reds have also lined up Samuel Eto'o as a Plan B.
We'll have more on both of those, and everything else throughout the course of the day.
Ready? Let's go...