Transfer round-up: Chelsea FC set to complete first summer signing, Man United open talks with Serie A star

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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.

Manchester United have entered talks with Lazio to sign Sergej Milinkovic-Savic in an attempt to beat Real Madrid to the Serbia international’s signature.

Full story: Il Messagero, via Daily Express

Ivory Coast international Jean Michael Seri has agreed to move to Chelsea FC from Ligue 1 side Nice to become the Blues’ first summer signing.

Full story: Euro United, via 101 Great Goals

Cristiano Ronaldo’s move to Real Madrid means Tottenham Hotspur won’t re-sign Gareth Bale from Real Madrid this summer.

Full story: Football.London

Chelsea FC and Manchester United are both interested in a deal to sign Juventus defender Alex Sandro but will have to spend at least €60m on the left-back.

Full story: Tuttosport

Liverpool FC are looking at a potential deal to sign Paris Saint-Germain star Grzegorz Krychowiak after his loan move came to an end.

Full story: The Sun

Chelsea FC have been offered the chance to sign Colombia international Duvan Zapata from Sampdoria despite his recent move from Napoli.

Full story: Daily Mail

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Thomas Tuchel
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‘This is brilliant’: Paul Scholes raves about Man United star during 2-1 loss to Young Boys
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Gary Lineker
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