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Transfer round-up: Chelsea want to sign 14-year-old, Man United’s update on link to 28-year-old

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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 during the summer transfer window.

In what has been a busy summer since the 2016-17 season ended, Arsenal have signed Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette in a club-record deal and Bosnian defender Sead Kolasinac on a free transfer ahead of the new season.

Premier League champions Chelsea have completed four transfer deals after recruiting Manchester City reserve goalkeeper Willy Caballero, AS Roma’s Antonio Rudiger, Monaco’s Tiemoue Bakayoko and Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata.

Liverpool finished in fourth place last season and manager Jurgen Klopp has brought in Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah, Domimic Solanke and Scottish defender Andy Robertson to improve his squad.

Manchester United have spent the biggest transfer fee this summer so far after signing Romelu Lukaku in a £75m deal from Everton following Victor Lindelof’s arrival from Benfica.

With plenty of time until deadline day, The Grapevine has the very latest football transfer news from the Premier League’s top clubs in our round-up below.

Latest football transfer news:

team logoJose Mourinho has been so impressed with Andreas Pereira in Manchester United’s pre-season schedule that he has cancelled plans to send him out on loan.

Full story: The Sun

team logoInter Milan manager Luciano Spalletti has ruled out the possibility of Antonio Candreva leaving the club to sign for Chelsea this summer.

Full story: ESPN

team logoLuciano Spalletti also gave a blunt response when asked if Ivan Perisic is set to leave Inter Milan to sign for Manchester United this summer but refused to rule out the transfer happening.

Full story: ESPN

team logoJurgen Klopp has joked that Liverpool could make a €300m bid to sign Naby Keita from RB Leipzig this summer after the German club insisted he is not for sale.

Full story: Sky Germany via the Daily Express

team logoAntonio Conte gave nothing away when asked whether Manchester United are set to sign Nemanja Matic from Chelsea this summer.

Full story: Metro

team logoChelsea are plotting a summer transfer swoop to sign 14-year-old Celtic wonderkid Karamoko Dembele.

Full story: The Sun

team logoBelgian midfielder Marouane Fellaini has agreed a deal to leave Manchester United and sign for Turkish side Galatasaray this summer.

Full story: Ajansspor via the Sun

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