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Transfer round-up: Chelsea FC win race to sign 27-year-old, Man United want to sign 21-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 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.

Full story: Sport via The Daily Mirror

Chelsea FC are now leading Arsenal in the race to sign AS Roma defender Kostas Manolas, 27, this summer.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

Tottenham Hotspur could be set to reignite their interest in signing Mateo Kovacic from Real Madrid this summer.

Full story: Metro

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.

Full story: Football Italia

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.

Full story: The Daily Express

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.

Full story: Fotbollskanalen

Manchester United have turned down Jose Mourinho’s “demand” to sign Alex Sandro, 27, from Juventus this summer.

Full story: The Manchester Evening News via The Daily Express

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