Transfer Rumours 22/09: Barca option for Martial, Henderson wants to leave United, Liverpool & Juve target Asensio

By Amreen
Anthony Martial could leave for Barcelona in January
Anthony Martial could leave for Barcelona in January / Robbie Jay Barratt - AMA/Getty Images

The summer window may have shut, but the air is still thick with transfer rumours as clubs continue to monitor targets, already looking forward to the January window.

Some big names, including Kylian Mbappe and Erling Haaland could be on the move in the coming few months, and we're here to keep you posted on the latest transfer rumours.

With that, here are the top transfer rumours of the day.

Barca option for Martial

Anthony Martial could reportedly move to Barcelona during the January transfer window, according to Eurosport.

The report claims Martial is desperate to leave Manchester United in search of regular playing time, and Barca are still looking to replace Lionel Messi and Antonine Griezmann.

Henderson wants to leave United

Second-choice Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson reportedly wants to leave on loan in January, according to reports.

He looked close to replacing David de Gea at Old Trafford before the Spaniard's heroics in goal saw him regain the manager's trust.

Liverpool and Juve target Asensio

Liverpool and Juventus are reportedly keeping an eye on Real Madrid's Marco Asensio, according to Fichajes.

The 25-year-old is struggling to find a permanent starting spot under Carlo Ancelotti and could be on the move next summer. Milan are also interested in signing the attacking midfielder.

Dembele starts contract talks with Barcelona

Ousmane Dembele's agents have reportedly met with Barcelona president Joan Laporta to discuss a new contract, according to El Partidazo de COPE.

Ronald Koeman's side are keen to tie down the Frenchman to a fresh contract and want to settle matters before January to prevent him from entering into contract talks with other clubs.