Transfer round-up: Arsenal closing in on first summer signing, Liverpool FC’s Fekir update
Read today's top transfer news and rumours on The Grapevine - The Sport Review's football transfer gossip column
Welcome to 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 day in the build-up to the 2019 summer transfer window.
It was a busy January transfer window in the Premier League as most of the top teams brought in some reinforcements for the second half of the season.
Attentions will now inevitably turn towards the summer transfer window, as Premier League clubs begin considering bringing in some potential reinforcements ahead of next season.
We’ll keep you up to date with the very latest transfer news concerning your club in our daily football gossip and rumours column.
So, with the summer transfer window drawing gradually closer, The Grapevine has the very latest football transfer news from the Premier League’s top clubs in the round-up below.
Football transfer news:
Liverpool FC have no plans to resurrect a deal for 25-year-old Lyon playmaker Nabil Fekir, despite claims to the contrary in France.
Chelsea FC midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, 24, who spent last season on loan at AC Milan, says he “does not have a choice” but to return to Stamford Bridge.
Juventus sporting director Fabio Paratici has travelled to Manchester United’s London offices for face-to-face talks over the potential signing of midfielder Paul Pogba, 26.
Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku, 26, has agreed personal terms with Inter Milan in a deal until 2024.
Manchester United are leading the race to sign midfielder Bruno Fernandes, 24, from Sporting Lisbon, with Liverpool FC and Manchester City also interested.
Crystal Palace right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka, 21, favours a move to Manchester United this summer.
Tottenham Hotspur are being linked with a double move to sign Real Betis playmaker Giovani lo Celso, 23, and Lyon midfielder Tanguy Ndombele, 22.
Arsenal are closing in on a deal to sign German goalkeeper Markus Schubert, 21, from Dynamo Dresden.