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Transfer round-up: Arsenal to sign 21-year-old, Man United set to finally land 28-year-old

Read today's top transfer news and rumours on The Grapevine - The Sport Review's football transfer gossip column

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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 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 logoInter have decided to sell Ivan Perisic to Manchester United to secure the signing of Lazio star Keita Balde.

Full story: Calciomercato

team logoArsenal are finally set to sign 21-year-old France and Monaco midfielder Thomas Lemar in a £45m deal.

Full story: The Sun

team logoAnd Arsenal are willing to reassess their stance on not selling Alexis Sanchez if they secure the transfer of Thomas Lemar from Monaco.

Full story: The Telegraph via Metro

team logoLiverpool are still keen to secure a deal for Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk before the close of the summer transfer window. The Reds also want midfielder Naby Keita from RB Leipzig.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

team logoJose Mourinho insists that he doesn’t know what will happen with regards to Manchester United’s remaining summer transfer business.

Full story: The Daily Star

team logoLiverpool say Philippe Coutinho is not for sale at any price but Barcelona are prepared to bid £80m.

Full story: The Daily Star

team logoTottenham are pondering a move for Hoffenheim defender Jeremy Toljan this summer.

Full story: The Daily Mail

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