Transfer round-up: Man United close to first signing, Chelsea FC plan talks to sign 26-year-old
Read today's top transfer news and rumours on The Grapevine - The Sport Review's football transfer gossip column
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 every morning in the lead-up to the January transfer window.
It was a busy January transfer window in the Premier League as most of the top teams brought in significant reinforcements for the second half of the season.
Now the attention turns towards the summer, and the players who could be moving clubs ahead of the 2018-19 season.
We’ll keep you up to date with the very latest transfer news concerning your club in our daily gossip and rumours column.
With the summer transfer window just around the corner, The Grapevine has the very latest football transfer news from the Premier League’s top clubs in the round-up below.
Latest football transfer news:
Chelsea FC are preparing to open talks with Nice about the possibility of signing midfielder Jean-Michael Seri, 26, this summer.
Manchester United are close to completing a deal to make Fred, 25, their first signing of the summer transfer window.
Liverpool FC and Manchester City target Jorginho will hold crunch talks with Napoli about his future next week.
Manchester United have opened talks with Tottenham Hotspur about the possibility of signing Toby Alderweireld, 29, this summer.
Alvaro Morata has been pictured with his agent and Juventus’ sporting director amid rumours he will leave Chelsea FC this summer.
Tottenham have joined the race to sign West Brom’s Egyptian central defender Ahmed Hegazi.