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Transfer round-up: Chelsea face battle for midfielder, Man United told striker will cost world-record fee

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

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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 twice a day in the lead-up to the summer transfer window.

Catch up with the very latest football transfer news from the Premier League’s top clubs in our round-up below.

team logo Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane is plotting a sensational swoop to sign Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante in the summer transfer window.

Full story: The Daily Star

team logo Manchester United could be left disappointed in the race to sign Vinicius Junior after Barcelona opened talks with the Brazil teenage sensation.

Full story: Goal

team logo Roberto Martinez, meanwhile, has warned Manchester United that it would take a world-record fee for a striker to sign Eveton star Romelu Lukaku.

Full story: Manchester Evening News

team logo Birmingham manager Gianfranco Zola wants to sign forgotten Arsenal defender Krystian Bielik in the summer transfer window.

Full story: The Daily Express

team logo The Torinho manager has conceded that he is unsure how long the Serie A club will be able to keep Andrea Belotti amid interest from Chelsea among other Premier League sides.

Full story: The Daily Star

team logo Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has ended his interest in Celtic defender Kieran Tierney as the full-back doesn’t fit the manager’s vision for his Red Devils defence.

Full story: The Daily Record

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