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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 striker Alvaro Morata has spoken of his frustrations at The Bernabeu in what will be a boost to Chelsea and Manchester United.

Full story: Metro

team logo Reports in Spain claim that Alvaro Morata’s agent has already met with Chelsea officials to discuss a potential move to the Premier League leaders in the summer.

Full story: Diario Gol via Daily Star

team logo Sticking with Real Madrid, Manchester United target James Rodriguez is in the middle of a disagreement between manager Zinedine Zidane and owner Florentino Perez about the midfielder’s future.

Full story: Diario Gol

team logo Liverpool could be pipped to the signing of RP Leipzig midfielder Naby Keita after Chelsea entered the race for the Bundesliga star.

Full story: The Sun

team logo Arsenal could miss out on the signing of Schalke defender Sead Kolasinac as Manchester City look to sign the Bundesliga star as a replacement for Gael Clichy.

Full story: The Manchester Evening News

team logo Antonio Conte has met with Chelsea chiefs to discuss signing Juventus defender Bonucci and Paris St Germain midfielder Verratti.

Full story: Mail on Sunday

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
Thomas Tuchel praises 'fantastic' Arsenal star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
N'Golo Kante
Thomas Tuchel issues N’Golo Kante injury update ahead of Chelsea FC v Leicester City
Callum Hudson-Odoi
Thomas Tuchel sends message to Chelsea FC star Callum Hudson-Odoi
Gary Lineker
Gary Lineker reacts to Trent Alexander-Arnold's display in Liverpool FC's 4-2 win
Jurgen Klopp
Jurgen Klopp rates Chelsea FC and Man United’s title hopes next season
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
Thomas Tuchel praises 'fantastic' Arsenal star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
N'Golo Kante
Thomas Tuchel issues N’Golo Kante injury update ahead of Chelsea FC v Leicester City
Callum Hudson-Odoi
Thomas Tuchel sends message to Chelsea FC star Callum Hudson-Odoi
Gary Lineker
Gary Lineker reacts to Trent Alexander-Arnold's display in Liverpool FC's 4-2 win
Jurgen Klopp
Jurgen Klopp rates Chelsea FC and Man United’s title hopes next season
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
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