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Transfer round-up: Man United’s Perisic update, Arsenal told to pay £55m for 21-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, 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 logoJuan Mata has his sights set on signing a new contract with Manchester United. His current deal expires next summer but the Red Devils have the option to extend for a further year.

Full story: The Sun

team logoLiverpool could still face competition from Chelsea for Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk this summer.

Full story: The Sun via The Daily Express

team logoInter Milan manager Luciano Spalletti has admitted that the Serie A side could sell Ivan Perisic this summer – if Manchester United meet their asking price.

Full story: Sky Sports

team logoAlexis Sanchez is demanding £500,000-a week in wages from Paris Saint-Germain as the speculation about the Arsenal forward’s future continues.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

team logoManchester United have entered the race to sign Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

team logoMonaco have informed Arsenal that they will have to pay £55m if they want to sign Thomas Lemar from Monaco this summer, meaning the Gunners may turn to Leicester’s Riyad Mahrez.

Full story: The Daily Express

team logoLiverpool’s hopes of signing Naby Keita have been dealt a fresh blow after a senior RB Leipzig official indicated the central midfielder will not be sold.

Full story: Sky Sports

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