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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 added Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette and Bosnian defender Sead Kolasinac to their squad ahead of the new season.

Premier League champions Chelsea have completed deals for Manchester City reserve goalkeeper Willy Caballero and AS Roma’s Antonio Rudiger.

Liverpool finished in fourth place last season and manager Jurgen Klopp has signed Egypt winger Mohamed Salah and England youngster Domimic Solanke 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 last month.

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 logoChelsea have turned their attentions towards signing Sergio Aguero from Manchester City this summer after missing out on Romelu Lukaku.

Full story: Manu Sainz via The Sun

team logoDutch defender Virgil van Dijk has told Southampton that he only wants to sign for Liverpool this summer.

Full story: The Sun

team logoChelsea are ready to double Belgian striker Yannick Carrasco’s wages with the offer of a five-year contract to sign for the Blues from Atletico Madrid.

Full story: Don Balon via The Daily Star

team logoManchester United have made several enquiries to Tottenham about the availability of Danny Rose this summer – but the full-back is set to sign a new deal with Spurs.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

team logoArsenal have agreed a deal to sign Thomas Lemar, 21, from Monaco but will delay announcing the transfer until the French club can find a replacement.

Full story: Tribal Football

team logoAnder Herrera has insisted that he is focused on Manchester United and is paying no attention to the speculation linking him with Barcelona.

Full story: Marca

team logoBorussia Dortmund have warned Chelsea they are fast running out of time to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang this summer.

Full story: Wel am Sonntag via Metro

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