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Transfer round-up: Chelsea make £61m bid, Man United closer to signing Premier League star

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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 logoBrazilian defender Danilo is trying to force through a transfer to Chelsea from Real Madrid this summer.

Full story: Diario Gol via the Daily Express

team logoManchester United’s hopes of signing Kasper Schmeichel from Leicester City are growing as David De Gea continues to be linked with Real Madrid.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

team logoChelsea could be set to make a move to sign former Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez from German club Bayer Leverkusen.

Full story: The Sun

team logoArsene Wenger has denied reports claiming that Arsenal have made a £123m bid for Kylian Mbappe and expects the striker to stay at Monaco for one more season.

Full story: Metro

team logoItalian side Juventus have rejected a £61m bid from Chelsea for defender Alex Sandro.

Full story: Sky Sport Italia

team logoManchester United may have to include Anthony Martial as part of any deal for Ivan Perisic this summer, with his club Inter Milan keen on signing the Frenchman on loan.

Full story: The Daily Telegraph

team logoBorussia Dortmund are in surprise talks to sign £35m-rated Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud as their replacement for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

Full story: The Daily Mirror


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