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Transfer round-up: Chelsea to spend £150m on more signings, Man United share open secret with superstar

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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, Monaco’s Tiemoue Bakayoko and Alvaro Morata.

Liverpool finished in fourth place last season and manager Jurgen Klopp has signed Mohamed Salah, Domimic Solanke and 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 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 logo In what has been described as an “open secret”, Manchester United have made it known that they are willing to sign Gareth Bale if the Real Madrid star wants to leave the Spanish club this summer.

Full story: Daily Mail

team logo Ambitious Turkish side Antalyaspor ready to make a big to sign out-of-favour Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere a chance to revive career.

Full story: Daily Mirror

team logo Chelsea will hand Antonio Conte a further £150m to spend on Juventus defender Alex Sandro and Southampton centre-half Virgil van Dijk.

Full story: Daily Mirror

team logo Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez is willing to take a pay cut to secure a move to Manchester City this summer.

Full story: Independent

team logo Another Turkish team, Galatasaray, are ready to target Arsenal’s Egypt international Mohamed Elneny to bolster their midfield options.

Full story: Fotospor, via Metro

team logo Liverpool target Naby Keita caused RB Leipzig to abandon a pre-season training session after a “revenge” tackle on Diego Demme.

Full story: Sky Sports

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