Transfer round-up: Arsenal want to sign top striker, Man United’s midfielder update

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team logoArsenal could spend big late on in the summer transfer window with a move for either Robert Lewandowski or Antoine Griezmann, having missed out on the likes of Jamie Vardy and Alexandre Lacazette.

Full story: The Sun

team logoEverton manager Ronald Koeman is lining up a move to sign Juan Mata from Manchester United.

Full story: De Telegraaf

team logoManchester United have rejected fresh attempts from Real Madrid to land goalkeeper David De Gea.

Full story: Daily Star

team logoChelsea are ready to move for Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi as an alternative to Everton’s Romelu Lukaku, though the Argentine would still not come cheap at around £50m.

Full story: Daily Star

team logoArsenal have been priced out of a move to sign Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette, whose asking price has been ramped up to £60million, a fee the Gunners would not consider meeting.

Full story: Daily Telegraph

team logoArsenal star Mesut Ozil would be ready to immediately rejoin his former club Real Madrid if he had an offer to do so, having become frustrated at a lack of major trophies in his three years at the Emirates Stadium.

Full story: Bild

team logoArsenal are struggling to tie down Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez to new contracts despite talks over the summer, with the pair both now into the final two years of their current deals.

Full story: The Times

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