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Transfer round-up: Chelsea to sign 26-year-old, Man United agree £40m fee for third signing

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 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, AS Roma’s Antonio Rudiger and Monaco’s Tiemoue Bakayoko.

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 transfers news:

team logoBayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has confirmed they have dropped their interest in signing Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez for next season. The Chilean has one year left on his contract with the Gunners.

Full story: Sky Sports

team logoArsenal have offered Alexis Sanchez a new contract worth £300,000 a week to try and convince him to stay at The Emirates.

Full story: The Evening Standard

team logoChelsea are closing in on the signing of defender Danilo from Real Madrid as their fourth summer recruit.

Full story: The Evening Standard

team logoManchester United have made a breakthrough in their bid to sign Ivan Perisic from Inter Milan this summer and are close to announcing a deal.

Full story: The Independent

team logoAlternatively, Manchester United have agreed a fee of around £40m with Inter Milan to sign Ivan Perisic.

Full story: The Sun

team logoChelsea want to sign Sergio Aguero from Manchester City this summer but the Citizens do not want to sell the 29-year-old forward.

Full story: Sky Sports

team logoManchester United are lining up one final offer of £60m to try and tempt Tottenham into selling Eric Dier this summer but Spurs are unlikely to do business.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

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