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Transfer round-up: Man United close to signing 19-year-old, Liverpool’s Coutinho update

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 logoJose Mourinho has confirmed Manchester United are in talks with Zlatan Ibrahimovic about signing for the second part of the new season.

Full story: The Independent

team logoTottenham are in talks to sign Ajax centre-back Davinson Sanchez this summer.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

team logoManchester United are close to completing the signing of 19-year-old Oliveirense striker Bruno Amorim.

Full story: Noticias ao Minuto via the Daily Express

team logoJurgen Klopp has suggested that Liverpool will not let Philippe Coutinho leave to join Barcelona because it is too late in the transfer window to replace him.

Full story: The Independent

team logoArsene Wenger has confirmed that Olivier Giroud will be staying at Arsenal beyond the summer transfer window.

Full story: The Sun

team logoManchester United will refuse to pay more than their £90m valuation of Real Madrid star Gareth Bale this summer.

Full story: Diario Gol via the Daily Express

team logoFrench side Nantes are hoping to land Arsenal midfielder Jeff Reine-Adelaide on loan for this season.

Full story: talkSPORT

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