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Transfer round-up: Liverpool want 25-year-old attacker, Man United reopen talks to make fourth signing

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.

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 logo Liverpool are lining up Italy and Napoli forward Lorenzo Insigne as a potential replacement for Barcelona-bound Philippe Coutinho.

Full story: Daily Mirror

team logo Manchester United are set reopen talks with Inter Milan about signing their Croatia international Ivan Perisic.

Full story: Sunday Mirror, via Metro

team logo Jurgen Klopp has conceded that Philippe Coutinho’s future at Liverpool is now out of his hands amid interest from Barcelona.

Full story: Daily Mail

team logo Tottenham are ready to make a £28m bid for Ajax star Davinson Sanchez after he requested that the Dutch club allow him to leave.

Full story: Daily Mail

team logo Manchester United have rejected an offer from Tottenham Hotspur for Anthony Martial as Mauricio Pochettino looks to make his first summer signing.

Full story: RMC, via ESPN

team logo Arsenal are ready to accept defeat in their attempt to prise France international Thomas Lemar from Monaco.

Full story: Daily Mail, via Metro

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