Sanchez to move to Arsenal today, Spurs hijack Liverpool move for Belgian and Ben Arfa to stay at Newcastle

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ARSENAL look set to be one of the busiest clubs in this summer’s transfer window, and according to a report in one of today’s newspapers, they are closing in on a striker.

Transfer rumours are hotting up with the World Cup drawing to an end, with Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool and Manchester United among the other clubs making the headlines.

It is Arsenal, though, who appear closer than most to making their first marquee signing of the summer, and he could be followed by more.

Alexis Sanchez will complete his move to Arsenal from Barcelona today. (talkSPORT)

Tottenham are attempting to hijack Liverpool’s bid to sign Lille’s Belgian striker Divock Origi. (Daily Mirror)

Juventus are set to sign Man United left-back Patrice Evra for £2m. (Daily Mail)

As part of the Evra deal, Arturo Vidal will move the other way for £32m. (Daily Express)

Liverpool are set to sell midfielder Lucas Leiva to fund a move for Southampton defender Dejan Lovren. (Daily Express)

Ex-Arsenal striker Eduardo is set to join Brazilian side Flamengo from Shakhtar Donetsk. (Sky Sports)

Manchester City have no plans to sell midfielder Yaya Toure. (Daily Mirror)

West Bromwich Albion want to sign free agent Jason Davidson after he left Dutch club Heracles Almelo. (Birmingham Mail)

Hatem Ben Arfa is ready to see out the final year of his contract at Newcastle United. (Daily Mirror)