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Transfer round-up: Chelsea to make £70m bid for striker, Man United to bid for 22-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.

The likes of Arsenal, Manchester United, Liverpool and Chelsea continue to be linked with a host of Europe’s top players ahead of the new season.

The 2017-18 Premier League campaign looks set to be one of the most competitive in recent history and all teams will be keen to strengthen their squads.

So, catch up with the very latest football transfer news from the Premier League’s top clubs in our round-up below.

Latest football transfer news:

team logoCarlo Ancelotti has told Antonio Conte that he will need to spend big in the summer transfer window ahead of his second season in charge at Chelsea.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

team logoManchester United are aiming to deal another transfer the blow to Chelsea by beating the Blues to the signing of 22-year-old Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko.

Full story: The Daily Star

team logoChelsea are to launch a £70m bid to sign striker Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid after missing out on the signature of Romelu Lukaku.

Full story: AS

team logoForward Theo Walcott wants to stay at Arsenal and fight for his place despite the impending arrival of Monaco winger Thomas Lemar.

Full story: The Daily Star

team logoChelsea are one of the clubs who want to sign Mousa Dembele from Celtic this summer, according to journalist Kaveh Solhekol.

Full story: Kaveh Solhekol on Twitter

team logoRomelu Lukaku has insisted that he did not think twice about signing for Manchester United despite Chelsea’s interest in landing the striker this summer.

Full story: ESPN FC

team logoAntonio Conte is determined to sign Danilo from Real Madrid as Chelsea’s third summer signing and the Italian is “obsessed” with landing the full-back.

Full story: OK Diario via the Daily Express

team logoDiego Costa has threatened to refuse to show up for pre-season training if Chelsea continue to stonewall his move away this summer.

Full story: AS

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