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Transfer round-up: Chelsea target three signings, Liverpool want to sign 25-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 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.

Jose Mourinho has also reunited with Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic at Old Trafford after luring the Serbia star from the Premier League champions.

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 logoLiverpool are interested in signing Jean Michael Seri, 25, from Nice as Jurgen Klopp looks to find an alternative to RB Leipzig midfielder Naby Keita.

Full story: The Guardian

team logoChelsea are getting ready to spend £120m on three new signings this summer, starting with Arsenal’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

team logoManchester City are set to make a “mega offer” of more than £50m for Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez before the transfer window shuts.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

team logoChelsea are getting ready to try and “tempt” Leicester into selling Danny Drinkwater with a £20m bid this week.

Full story: The Daily Mail via Metro

team logoLiverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has once again told Barcelona that the Reds will not sell Philippe Coutinho this summer.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

team logoParis Saint-Germain defender Serge Aurier has agreed personal terms with Tottenham ahead of a possible move to White Hart Lane.

Full story: L’Equipe

team logoManchester City or Chelsea are more likely to sign Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk than Liverpool this summer.

Full story: Yahoo! Sport

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