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Transfer round-up: Man United close to first summer signing, Chelsea target striker

Read today's top transfer news and rumours on The Grapevine - The Sport Review's football transfer gossip column, published every day

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The Sport Review's football transfer gossip column is published every day

The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours.

Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every day in the lead-up to the summer transfer window.

team logoChelsea youngster Dominic Solanke is ready to make the summer transfer to Liverpool after failing to agree a new contract at Stamford Bridge.

Full story: The Sun

team logoChelsea are interested in signing Torino forward Andrea Belotti this summer, but Bayern Munich have already made a bid for the 23-year-old.

Full story: La Stampa via The Daily Express

team logoLucas Perez is prepared to leave Arsenal this summer in order to fulfil his dream of playing for Spain in the 2018 World Cup.

Full story: Goal

team logoManchester United have secured a pre-contract agreement with Benfica defender Victor Lindelof ahead of a summer transfer to Old Trafford, despite Roma’s interest in the player.

Full story: Calciomercato

team logoSummer Manchester United signing Eric Bailly has recommended 20-year-old Atalanta midfielder Franck Kessie to Jose Mourinho.

Full story: The Sun

team logoReported summer Manchester United and Chelsea target James Rodriguez insists he wants to stay at Real Madrid in the long-term.

Full story: Metro

team logoAlexis Sanchez plans to quit Arsenal after a row with his team-mates following Wednesday’s 5-1 Champions League defeat by Bayern Munich.

Full story: The Sun

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