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Transfer round-up: Chelsea to finally make first signing, Man United agree personal terms with 28-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 in the lead-up to the summer transfer window.

Catch up with the very latest football transfer news from the Premier League’s top clubs in our round-up below.

team logoManchester United’s bid to sign Torino striker Andrea Belotti looks “increasingly unlikely” because Serie A club are unwilling to accept an offer lower than his £84m buy-out clause.

Full story: The Independent

team logoHowever, the same story says Manchester United could yet join the race to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco and may compete with Chelsea for the midfielder.

Full story: The Independent

team logoManchester City have been left hoping that Alexis Sanchez can hold his nerve long enough to force a transfer to The Etihad from Arsenal this summer, with the Chilean said to have his heart set on a move.

Full story: The Manchester Evening News

team logoMohamed Salah has his heart set on a transfer to Liverpool this summer but the Reds are yet to agree a fee with AS Roma for the Egyptian winger.

Full story: Gianlucadimarzio.com

team logoManchester United have agreed personal terms with 28-year-old Croatian winger Ivan Perisic but the Red Devils are yet to settle on a transfer fee with his club Inter Milan. The Italian club are believed to want a fee in the region of £50m.

Full story: The Independent

team logoChelsea are set to make 35-year-old Argentine goalkeeper Willy Caballero their first official summer signing after he was released by Manchester City at the end of last season. The Argentine will serve as backup goalkeeper to Thibaut Courtois at Stamford Bridge.

Full story: ESPN

team logoArsenal have suffered a potential blow in their pursuit of striker Alexandre Lacazette after the Lyon president suggested he would rather sell the forward to PSG than a foreign club.

Full story: The Daily Mail

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