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Transfer round-up: Man United set to make first summer signing, Chelsea FC want 29-year-old full-back

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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 will make FC Porto defender Diogo Dalot their first summer signing as cover for Antonio Valencia.

Full story: BBC Sport

Manchester United are set to make a £121.8m offer to sign Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale this summer fresh from his Champions League heroics.

Full story: AS English

Chelsea FC and Manchester United are interested in a deal to sign FC Barcelona and Spain defender Jordi Alba.

Full story: Sport

Arsenal are set to miss out to Real Madrid in the race to sign Atletico Madrid defender Jose Gimenez, who is thought to be worth £53m.

Full story: talkSPORT

Lazio have turned down a £95.75m offer for their Serbia international in the summer transfer window amid interest from Manchester United.

Full story: Football Italia

Tottenham Hotspur are concerned that their rivalry with Fulham owner Sahid Khan to hold a NFL franchise could affect their chances of signing Ryan Sessegnon.

Full story: Evening Standard

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Thomas Tuchel
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Thiago Silva
Rivaldo admits it’s a ‘joy’ to see Chelsea FC star playing so well
Paul Merson
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