Transfer rumours: Pogba, Mbappe, Bale, Nunez, Carvalho, Foden, Antony, Laimer

Paris Saint Germain have made an offer to French midfielder Paul Pogba, 29, as he enters the final months of his Manchester United contract – but the Ligue 1 club offered less money than United. (MEN)external link

real Madrid remain confident of signing 23-year-old French striker Kylian Mbappe from PSG this summer, despite reports suggesting he is close to agreeing a new deal to stay in Paris. (90mins)external link

Tottenham’s England striker Harry Kane, 28, would be curious to hear any offers from Manchester United this summer before making a decision on his long-term future. (The Athletic – subscription required)external link

crystal palace will listen to offers from Ivorian striker Wilfried Zaha, 29. (Mail)external link

Welsh striker Gareth Bale, 32, will leave real Madrid at the end of the season, but no decision has been made on his future, his agent said. (Deportes Cuatro, via Mirror)external link

Manchester United and Atlético Madrid are part of several teams considering moving to Benfica Darwin Nunez, 22-year-old Uruguayan striker. (Telegraph – subscription required)external link

liverpool are already approaching three new signings. The Reds have reached agreements for from Fulham Portuguese midfielder Fabio Carvalho, 19, Celtic Scotland winger Ben Doak, 16, and The City of Derry Trent Kone-Doherty, the 15-year-old Irish winger. (The Football Insider)external link

Manchester City are hoping to agree a new contract with 21-year-old England midfielder Phil Foden before the end of the season. (90mins)external link

The potential appointment of Erik ten Hag as Manchester United manager could see 20-year-old Dutch defender Jurrien Timber and 22-year-old Brazilian winger Antony follow suit Ajax this summer. (Mike Verweij, via Express)external link

United’s interim manager Ralf Rangnick could use his RB Leipzig contacts to bring Austrian midfielder Konrad Laimer, 24, to Old Trafford. (Picture, via Express)external link

that of Manchester United search for a new manager at an advanced stage, with the final decision between Ajax trainer Ten Hag and from PSG Mauricio Pochettino. (The National)external link

Dutchman Ten Hag is in active communication with United and received information including the club’s transfer budget and potential signings. (Fabrizio Romano, via Express)external link

And former England manager and United assistant manager Steve McClaren is under consideration to become Ten Hag’s No.2, should the Dutchman be appointed to Old Trafford. (Guardian)external link

Newcastle United are open for the sale of French striker Allan Saint-Maximin, 25, this summer. (90mins)external link

Newcastle did Reims’ 19-year-old French striker Hugo Ekitike is his main attacking target this summer. (The Football Insider)external link

The Magpies have compiled a transfer wishlist of seven players which also includes from Everton England striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin, 25. (shimmer)external link

Corn Newcastle are about to miss a target while AC Milan have agreed terms with that of Lille 22-year-old Dutch centre-back Sven Botman followed talks last week. (90mins)external link

Despite the interest of Manchester United and liverpoolUruguayan defender Ronald Araujo, 23, is set to agree a new long-term deal with Barcelonaconfirmed his agent. (ESPN)external link

Tottenham are expected to trigger their option to sign Swedish winger Dejan Kulusevski, 21, from Juventus at the earliest opportunity this summer. (Mail)external link

Spurs can exercise a clause to sign Kulusevski permanently for £25million, rather than wait until his loan expires, when the option could cost £33.5million. (Timetables – subscription required)external link

from Chelsea 23-year-old American winger Christian Pulisic has dismissed speculation linking him with a move from Stamford Bridge. (Subway)external link

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