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Transfer round-up: Man United could bid for 19-year-old, Liverpool consider £70m bid for 22-year-old

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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. A fee to sign Alvaro Morata has now also been agreed.

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 logoTiemoue Bakayoko has become the first player to welcome Alvaro Morata to Chelsea after snapping a selfie with the Spanish striker at Cobham on Thursday.

Full story: The Sport Review

team logoManchester United are considering a move to sign 19-year-old Renato Sanches from Bayern Munich this summer.

Full story: The Guardian

team logoLiverpool are considering whether to make a bid in excess of £70m to sign 22-year-old RB Leizpig midfielder Naby Keita after having their first two offers turned down.

Full story: The Liverpool Echo

team logoArsenal are confident that they will be able to tie Mesut Ozil down to a new contract worth £280,000 a week, despite the German initially demanding £350,00 a week.

Full story: The Sun

team logoVirgil van Dijk is set to hand in a transfer request at Southampton to secure a dream move to Liverpool.

Full story: The Sun

team logoManchester United have turned their attentions towards signing Serge Aurier from Paris Saint-Germain this summer as they continue to struggle to get a deal done to land Fabinho from Monaco.

Full story: The Independent

team logoArsenal and Tottenham are keen on signing 17-year-old midfielder Jadon Sancho from Manchester City this summer.

Full story: The Independent

team logoJose Mourinho remained typically coy when asked about his remaining Manchester United targets for the summer transfer window, as he refused to confirm which positions he wants to strengthen.

Full story: Manchester United website

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