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Transfer round-up: Liverpool eye 18-year-old to replace Coutinho, Man United will sign superstar next summer

Read today's top transfer news and rumours on The Grapevine - The Sport Review's football transfer gossip column

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The Sport Review's football transfer gossip column will published throughout the summer Photo: The Sport Review

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 signed Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette in a club-record deal and Bosnian defender Sead Kolasinac on a free transfer ahead of the new season.

Premier League champions Chelsea have completed four transfer deals after recruiting Manchester City reserve goalkeeper Willy Caballero, AS Roma’s Antonio Rudiger, Monaco’s Tiemoue Bakayoko and Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata.

Liverpool finished in fourth place last season and manager Jurgen Klopp has brought in Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah, Domimic Solanke and Scottish defender 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 from Benfica.

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 Liverpool have been told to forget about signing RB Leizpig midfielder Naby Keita by the African star’s club manager Ralph Hasenhuttl.

Full story: Daily Mail

team logo Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez is ready to submit a transfer request to force through a move to Manchester City.

Full story: Sunday Mirror

team logo Nemanja Matic’s move to Manchester United is being held because of a dispute between the two clubs over bonuses that could be paid related to his appearances and win success.

Full story: The Sun

team logo Paris Saint-Germain will launch a bid to sign Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez once a deal to sign Neymar is complete.

Full story: Daily Express

team logo Liverpool will look to sign Borussia Dortmund’s American playmaker Christian Pulisic if Philippe Coutinho moves to Barcelona.

Full story: Sunday Mirror

team logo Manchester United will wait until next summer to sign Gareth Bale from La Liga giants Real Madrid.

Full story: Daily Express

team logo Antonio Conte will make a fresh plea with the Chelsea board to for more summer signings.

Full story: Daily Telegraph

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