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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 Inter Milan have told Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur to forget about signing Colombian forward Jeison Murillo.

Full story: Calciomercato

team logo Gareth Bale has told Real Madrid team-mate Luka Modric that he wants to leave the Spanish club this summer amid talk of a move to Manchester United.

Full story: Daily Star

team logo Jose Mourinho is lining up a move to sign Monaco star Fabinho after Manchester United missed out on a deal to sign PSG defender Serge Aurier.

Full story: Don Balon, via Daily Star

team logo Liverpool will make some big name signings before the close of the summer transfer window, according to Steven Gerrard.

Full story: Daily Post

team logo Arsenal are keeping tabs on Juventus defender Daniele Rugani as Arsene Wenger looks to bring in more defensive reinforcements.

Full story: Transfer Market Web

team logo Bayern Munich are ready to hijack Manchester United’s interest in Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Eric Dier in the summer transfer window.

Full story: The Sun

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