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Transfer round-up: Arsenal plan £55m double swoop, Man United face battle for 18-year-old starlet

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 Manchester United have been handed a boost after it emerged James Rodriguez turned down the chance to move to Chelsea earlier this season.

Full story: Marca

team logo Liverpool might be willing to allow Philippe Coutinho to move to Barcelona if Rafinha swapped Cataluna for Merseyside.

Full story: Mundo Deportivo via Calciomercato.com

team logo Real Madrid are plotting a big-money move to sign Antoine Griezmann from Atletico Madrid if Gareth Bale moves to Manchester United this summer.

Full story: Daily Star

team logo Arsene Wenger is plotting a £55m double swoop to sign Leicester City midfielder Riyad Mahrez and Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson in the summer.

Full story: The Express

team logo Chelsea and Manchester United are set to do battle over Monaco teenager Kylian Mbappe in the summer despite the French club rejecting £80m offer from an unknown club.

Full story: RMC Sport via 101 Great Goals

team logo Arsenal will confirm their first summer signing after Sead Kolasinac agreed a three-year deal with the north London club.

Full story: The Evening Standard

Paul Merson
Paul Merson states his prediction for Chelsea FC v Leicester City in FA Cup final
Paul Pogba
Rene Meulensteen urges Man United to sign 25-year-old this summer
Reece James
Chelsea FC star Reece James sends message to Frank Lampard
Thomas Tuchel
Mark Lawrenson states his prediction for Chelsea FC v Leicester City in FA Cup final
Jadon Sancho
Man United will make offer up to £75m for Borussia Dortmund forward Jadon Sancho - report
Paul Merson
Paul Merson states his prediction for Chelsea FC v Leicester City in FA Cup final
Paul Pogba
Rene Meulensteen urges Man United to sign 25-year-old this summer
Reece James
Chelsea FC star Reece James sends message to Frank Lampard
Thomas Tuchel
Mark Lawrenson states his prediction for Chelsea FC v Leicester City in FA Cup final
Jadon Sancho
Man United will make offer up to £75m for Borussia Dortmund forward Jadon Sancho - report
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