Transfer round-up: Arsenal plan new bid, Man United face competition for defender

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team logoArsenal have stepped up their pursuit of Alexandre Lacazette as Arsene Wenger aims to end his summer long search for a top class striker.

Full story: The Daily Mail

team logoEverton have bluntly warned Chelsea that striker Romelu Lukaku will start the season with them unless they meet the club’s £75m valuation of the Belgium striker.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

team logoNew Sunderland boss David Moyes hopes to lure Manchester United duo Marouane Fellaini and Adnan Januzaj to the Stadium of Light.

Full story: Sky Sports News HQ

team logoLeicester manager Claudio Ranieri has admitted he is concerned that star man Riyad Mahrez is being distracted by constant reports linking him with a move to Arsenal.

Full story: The Daily Mail

team logoArsene Wenger has revealed that Arsenal are not close to completing any transfer deals.

Full story: Metro

team logoArsenal have rejected a request from West Ham to take Kieran Gibbs on loan for the season.

Full story: London Evening Standard

team logoArsenal are set to hold more talks with a representative of Mauro Icardi as the Gunners ponder a big-money bid for the Inter Milan striker.

Full story: The Sun

team logoEverton are ready to rival Manchester United for the services of Southampton defender Jose Fonte as Jose Mourinho looks to bolster his rearguard options at Old Trafford.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

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