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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 Tottenham Hotspur won’t entertain any offers from Premier League champions Chelsea for England international Danny Rose.

Full story: Evening Standard

team logo Spurs have placed a £150m price tag on England star Dele Alli amid talk of interest from La Liga giants Barcelona and title rivals Manchester City.

Full story: The Sun

team logo Chelsea have made a £73m offer for Juventus defender Alex Sandro as Antonio Conte looks to strengthen at left-back.

Full story: Calciomercato, via Daily Star

team logo Liverpool have received an £118m offer from Barcelona for their number 10 playmaker Philippe Coutinho.

Full story: Goal

team logo Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is a big admirer of Borussia Dortmund forward Christian Pulisic, who has been regularly linked with Liverpool.

Full story: Daily Mail

team logo Manchester City have made a £60m offer to sign Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez as the Citizens look to reunite the forward with Pep Guardiola.

Full story: Don Balon, via Daily Star

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