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There's only a week of the transfer window remaining with plenty of deals still set to be completed before the deadline.

Thursday, 2nd August 2018, 8:47 am
Updated Thursday, 2nd August 2018, 8:53 am
Rafa Benitez is thought to have had a striker bid 'accepted'

And reports today suggest that Newcastle United have seen a bid for a striker accepted - but they will face competition.

READ: The extraordinary quotes from Rafa Benitez's press conferenceElsewhere, there are updates on a host of other top flight clubs as the new season rapidly approaches.

Rafa Benitez is thought to have had a striker bid 'accepted'

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Here's the rumours doing the rounds today:

Newcastle United have reportedly had a €6m bid for Anderlecht striker Isaac Kiese Thelin accepted. Lokomotiv Moscow are also said to be keen on the striker, and the report suggests that there is a 'good chance' the Swedish international will go to Russia (HLN)

REPORT: Newcastle fall to pre-season defeat at BragaJose Mourinho will turn his attentions to Barcelona defender Yerry Mina after Manchester United missed out on Harry Maguire (Mirror)

Tottenham are lining-up a £30m bid for Bournemouth and England under-21 midfielder Lewis Cook (Star)

Christian Pulisic has been tipped to agree to a 'future transfer' to Liverpool, with a £65m deal potentially close and looking similar to that which brought Naby Keita to Anfield (Mirror)

MORE: Read Jamaal Lascelles' quotes on his Newcastle futureChelsea will risk losing Thibaut Courtois on a free transfer next summer if they cannot find a replacement before the transfer deadline (Mail)

Aston Villa wideman Jack Grealish is thought to be interesting Chelsea, having also been linked with Spurs earlier this summer (Sun)

West Ham have seen a £27m bid for Celta Vigo striker Maxi Gomez rejected, with his current club holding out for a £35m fee (Mirror)

German midfielder Max Meyer looks set to join Crystal Palace on a free transfer (Sun)