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Transfer round-up: Man United target 27-year-old defender, Liverpool plan to rekindle £60m offer for top player

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 Jurgen Klopp will refuse to sanction a deal that would see Philippe Coutinho leave Liverpool and move to Barcelona.

Full story: Daily Mirror

team logo Chelsea and Manchester United are set to battle it out for the signing of Paris Saint-Germain right-back Serge Aurier, 24, this summer.

Full story: Daily Mail

team logo Liverpool are planning to resurrect their £60m bid to sign Virgil van Dijk from Southampton after the Netherlands international handed in a transfer request.

Full story: Daily Star

team logo Manchester United are interested in signing 27-year-old left-back Danny Rose from Tottenham Hotspur this summer but face competition from Inter Milan.

Full story: Daily Mirror

team logo La Liga side Valencia are ready to make an offer to sign Arsenal’s Brazilian defender Gabriel Paulista.

Full story: Evening Standard

team logo Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has reiterated that he wants Gareth Bale to remain at The Bernabeu despite interest from Manchester United.

Full story: Daily Mail

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