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Transfer round-up: Man United confident of signing 29-year-old, Liverpool FC close in on 20-year-old

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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:

Manchester United are lining up a bid to sign 29-year-old Brazilian Willian from Chelsea FC this summer.

Full story: ESPN via Metro

Arsenal are closing in on the signing of 29-year-old Borussia Dortmund defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos as their first summer recruit.

Full story: Gianluca Di Marzio via Metro

Liverpool FC are set to sign 20-year-old midfielder Isaac Christie-Davies from Chelsea FC after he was released by the Blues.

Full story: ESPN

Manchester United are the favourites to sign England youth left-back Matthew Bondswell, 16, from Nottingham Forest this summer.

Full story: The Daily Mail

Arsenal have held talks with Jean-Michael Seri about a summer transfer but Chelsea FC are on course to beat the Gunners to the 26-year-old Nice midfielder’s signature.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

Manchester United are confident of winning the race to sign Toby Alderweireld, 29, from Tottenham Hotspur this summer.

Full story: The Evening Standard

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