Transfer round-up: Chelsea FC win race to sign 27-year-old, Man United want to sign 21-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 twice a day during the whole of the summer 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 now in full swing, 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 keen on beating the likes of Real Madrid to the signature of 21-year-old Real Mallorca starlet Joan Sastre.
Chelsea FC are now leading Arsenal in the race to sign AS Roma defender Kostas Manolas, 27, this summer.
Tottenham Hotspur could be set to reignite their interest in signing Mateo Kovacic from Real Madrid this summer.
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, 23, has remained coy when quizzed about his future as he continues to be linked with a transfer to Manchester United and other clubs.
Arsenal’s hopes of signing Ever Banega, 29, this summer could be hampered by his family’s reluctance to leave Spain, according to a Spanish journalist.
Liverpool FC have been handed a boost in their reported pursuit of Emil Forsberg, 26, after the Swede admitted he is ready for a move away from RB Leipzig.
Manchester United have turned down Jose Mourinho’s “demand” to sign Alex Sandro, 27, from Juventus this summer.