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Transfer round-up: Chelsea to finally confirm third signing, Man United want three more players

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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 logoMonaco have no plans to sell French midfielder Thomas Lemar to Arsenal this summer, despite the Gunners having been heavily linked with the 21-year-old.

Full story: L’Equipe via Metro

team logoThe agent of Leonardo Bonucci has said that fans will have to “wait” and see if the defender will sign for AC Milan ahead of Chelsea this summer.

Full story: Calciomercato.com via FourFourTwo

team logoArsenal want to sign Nemanja Matic from Chelsea this summer – and are ready to offer Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain in return in a straight swap deal.

Full story: Gianlucadimarzio.com

team logoChelsea are in talks to sign Danilo but are yet to agree a fee with Real Madrid. The Spanish champions are said to be holding out for a fee of £30.8m.

Full story: Marca via the Daily Express

team logoJose Mourinho has more than £100m left to spend on new signings this summer and the Manchester United boss still wants to bring in three players.

Full story: The Sun

team logoArsenal have written a formal letter to Barcelona asking them to stop unsettling right-back Hector Bellerin.

Full story: Kaveh Solhekol on Twitter

team logoChelsea will finally complete the £39.7m signing of Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, 22, in the next 24 hours.

Full story: The Daily Express

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