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Transfer round-up: Man United tracking top 27-year-old, Arsenal make £300,000-a-week offer

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 logoFrank Lampard says he would love to see Chelsea sign Harry Kane from Tottenham this summer, although a move is very unlikely.

Full story: The Sport Review

team logoArsenal have offered Alexis Sanchez a new contract worth £300,000 per week, which would make him the Premier League’s highest-paid player.

Full story: The Daily Mail

team logoChelsea are more likely than Manchester United to make a bid to sign Danny Rose from Tottenham Hotspur this summer.

Full story: The Sun

team logoManchester United manager Jose Mourinho has prioritised signing a first-choice left back this summer, with Tottenham’s Danny Rose one of his targets.

Full story: The Daily Record

team logoArsenal manager Arsene Wenger is convinced that Chelsea will sign a number of other players in the summer transfer window. The Blues have brought in four new signings so far.

Full story: Goal

team logoArsenal believe they have made a breakthrough in the negotiations to keep Mesut Ozil, with the 28-year-old giving the impression that he is preparing to accept the £225,000-a-week deal on offer.

Full story: The Sun

team logoChelsea starlet Kenedy is closing in on a loan move to Newcastle United for the 2017-18 season.

Full story: The Sun via Metro

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