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Breaking: Chelsea Hijack Bid for Arsenal and Barca Target, Man Utd On Verge of Sealing First Deal

Chelsea have reached full agreement with Leeds United for Raphinha Alcantara. The blues official bid of around €69/€75m with add one. Chelsea will pay the main part of the salary immediately. It's done between clubs, according to Fabrizio Romano.

Arsenal and Barcelona seemed serious contenders for the Brazilian winger's signature but a last minute move by Chelsea has edged them out. Barcelona can not currently afford him and Arsenal valuation of the player was lower than Leeds asking price.

Chelsea now have to agree with the players camp on personal terms and contract proposal.

Raphinha opted to wait for Barcelona rather than seek a move to Premier League clubs but Barcelona have been too slow. And the deal was dependent on Ousmane Dembele's contract situation.

On the other hand, Manchester United have now reached full agreement with Feyernood for Tyrrell Malacia. The fee is understood to be €15m with €2m in add one.

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