Sunday’s gossip: Mbappe, Lavia, Traore, Kane, McTominay, Mane, Laporte, Scamacca

Sunday’s gossip: Mbappe, Lavia, Traore, Kane, McTominay, Mane, Laporte, Scamacca

Liverpool are in talks with Paris St-Germain over a loan move for France striker Kylian Mbappe after the 24-year-old rejected a world record £259m move to Saudi Arabian club Al-Hilal. (Sunday Mirror)

Real Madrid have set a price limit of 230m euros (£198m) to land Mbappe from PSG on a permanent basis. (Marca – in Spanish)

Liverpool remain in negotiations with Southampton over their 19-year-old Belgium midfielder Romeo Lavia after seeing an initial bid of £34m plus £4m in add-ons rejected. (Liverpool Echo)

Music mogul Jay-Z is preparing to bid for Tottenham if the club’s owner Joe Lewis is convicted of alleged fraud and insider trading. (Sunday Express)

Bayern Munich remain confident of completing a deal to sign Tottenham striker Harry Kane, 30, before the transfer window closes. (Sky Sports)

An executive summit, involving Bayern chief executive Jan-Christian Dreesen, technical director Marco Neppe and Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy, will be held on Monday where the German club will make a bid of £75m for the England captain. (Mail on Sunday)

After completing the signing of French midfielder Lesley Ugochukwu, 19, from Rennes, Chelsea will focus again on negotiations for Montpellier’s 20-year-old French forward Elye Wahi, who they plan to loan to sister club Strasbourg. (Fabrizio Romano)

Atalanta have opened talks with Nottingham Forest over signing Nigeria forward Emmanuel Dennis, 25. (Nicolo Schira)

Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag has been forced to rethink plans to sell Scotland international Scott McTominay, 26, to West Ham following an injury to fellow midfielder, Englishman Kobbie Mainoo, 18, during the club’s tour of the United States. (Sunday Telegraph – subscription required)

West Ham are not expected to make another bid for Manchester United’s Harry Maguire, 30, because of the England defender’s price tag and wage demands. (Sunday Mirror)

Fiorentina’s Sofyan Amrabat is still waiting for Manchester United to make a move but the Morocco midfielder, 26, would be willing to wait until the winter transfer window or next summer to join Barcelona. (Sport – in Spanish)

Aston Villa are plotting a move for 27-year-old Spanish winger Adama Traore, who is a free agent following his departure from Wolves. (Football Insider)

Liverpool are set to miss out on £7.5m in add-ons from Bayern Munich should Senegal striker Sadio Mane, 31, leave the Bundesliga club for Saudi side Al-Nassr. (Mail on Sunday)

Spain defender Aymeric Laporte, 29, will leave Manchester City if they complete the signing of Croatia centre-back Josko Gvardiol, 21, from RB Leipzig. (Manchester Evening News)

Paris St-Germain have rejected the prospect of selling Brazil defender Marquinhos, 29, amid interest from clubs including Al-Nassr. (RMC – in French)

Roma have agreed a deal to sign West Ham and Italy striker Gianluca Scamacca, 24, on loan with a £19m option to buy. (Calciomercato – in Italian)

Aston Villa are continuing their efforts to sign Barcelona’s Ferran Torres, 23, but the financial package offered to the Spain forward does not meet his expectations. (Sport – in Spanish)

Former Everton winger James Rodriguez will be presented as a Sao Paulo player on Sunday, with the Colombia international, 32, having been a free agent after leaving Olympiacos. (Vene Casagrande, via AS)

Monaco have agreed a £17m deal with Southampton to sign Ghana defender Mohammed Salisu, 24. (Mail on Sunday)

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