Transfer rumours: Sancho, Rice, Kane, Sterling, Haaland, Mbappe


Manchester City are planning to hold talks with England forward Raheem Sterling over his future, with the 26-year-old having two years left on his contract with the Premier League champions. (Mail)

With a deal for Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho having been agreed, West Ham midfielder Declan Rice, 22, Villarreal’s 24-year-old defender Pau Torres and Tottenham striker Harry Kane, 27, top Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s wishlist. (Guardian)

Sancho will be handed the number seven shirt at United, currently worn by Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani, 34. (Metro)

United are also interested in Bayern Munich and Germany midfielder Leon Goretzka, 26, whose contract with the Bundesliga champions is due to expire in 2022. (Bild – in German)

However, United and Liverpool are likely to be priced out of a move for French winger Kingsley Coman after Bayern set a £77m asking price for the 25-year-old. (Bild)

Paris St-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has taken over from sporting director Leonardo in talks to get France striker Kylian Mbappe to extend his contract with the club. The 22-year-old’s current deal runs until 2022. (L’Equipe, via Get French Football News)

Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich remains confident the Blues can secure the signing of Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Braut Haaland, 20, this summer. (Express)

Portugal Under-21 left-back Nuno Tavares, 21, will have a medical at Arsenal before joining the Gunners for £7m from Benfica. (Goal)

Chelsea has made a final offer to sign Manchester United forward Lauren James, 19, the sister of the Blues’ full-back, Reece James. (Goal)

Leicester faces competition from AC Milan in the race to sign Sassuolo and Italy winger Domenico Berardi, 26, who has impressed for the Azzurri at Euro 2020. (Corriere dello Sport – in Italian)

Newcastle United has made a £1.5m bid for Wolves defender Dion Sanderson as they compete with Sunderland to sign the 21-year-old English player. (Mail)

RB Leipzig will allow Austrian midfielder Marcel Sabitzer to leave on a free transfer this summer, with Arsenal, AC Milan, and Roma all interested in the 27-year-old playmaker.(Bild – in German)

Rangers captain James Tavernier is the subject of interest from Manchester United, Brighton, Norwich, and Arsenal. The 29-year-old Englishman signed a contract extension in April, tying him to the Scottish champions until 2024. (90min)