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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 every morning in the lead-up to the January 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 just around the corner, 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:

Arsenal are ready to increase the transfer funds available to Unai Emery this summer to £70m as the Spaniard prepares for his first season.

Full story: The Daily Telegraph

Inter Milan are the latest club to join the race to sign Alvaro Morata, 25, from Chelsea FC this summer.

Full story: Goal via The Sun

Arsenal are confident of completing a deal to sign Switzerland defender Stephan Lichtsteiner, 34, on a free transfer this summer.

Full story: The Guardian via Metro

Manchester United are lining up a £30m bid to sign Joao Cancelo, 23, from Valencia this summer.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

Arsenal are among the clubs keeping tabs on 22-year-old Brazilian Kenedy’s situation at Chelsea FC during the summer transfer window.

Full story: Goal

Manchester United have suffered a blow in their bid to sign Alex Sandro, 27, from Juventus this summer as he could pen a new deal with the Italian club.

Full story: The Daily Mirror

Chelsea FC are willing to sacrifice Alvaro Morata, 25, in order to sign Mauro Icardi from Inter Milan.

Full story: Cadena Ser via The Daily Star

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