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Transfer rumours: Nunez, Saka, Bastoni, Leao, Tchouameni, Rashford, Eriksen

Liverpool have been told it will take a club-record fee of about £85m to sign Uruguay striker Darwin Nunez, 22, from Benfica. (Times – subscription required)external-link

Liverpool are prepared to break their transfer record to beat off competition from Atletico Madrid and Manchester United for Nunez. (Mail)external-link

Manchester United and Newcastle are the two teams closest to signing Nunez. (Sebastian Giovanelli via Star)external-link

Manchester City have denied suggestions they are set to move for Arsenal and England forward Bukayo Saka, 20. (Mirror)external-link

Manchester United and Tottenham are both interested Inter Milan’s Italy defender Alessandro Bastoni, 23. (Daily Mail)external-link

Real Madrid have agreed a deal worth 100m euros (£85m) with Monaco for 22-year-old France midfielder Aurelien Tchouameni. (Athletic)external-link

Chelsea, Newcastle and Paris St-Germain are all interested in 22-year-old Portugal and AC Milan forward Rafael Leao. (La Repubblica via Football London)external-link

Chelsea and Tottenham are set to rival each other for the signature of 27-year-old Inter Milan and Slovakia defender Milan Skriniar. (Daily Mail)external-link

Tottenham have opened discussions with Manchester United and England forward Marcus Rashford, 24, over a move to north London. (Caught Offside)external-link

Arsenal are confident they can sign Leicester City and Belgium midfielder Youri Tielemans with no Champions League-qualified club interested in the 25-year-old. (Daily Mail) external-link

Everton have earmarked Tottenham and England midfielder Harry Winks, 26, as a possible summer signing. (the Telegraph)external-link

West Ham sent scouts to watch Denmark and Brentford midfielder Christian Eriksen, 30, plus his international team-mate, Atalanta right-back Joakim Maehle, 25, in Nations League action on Monday with a view to a double transfer. (Star) external-link

Leeds are set to announce the signing of 24-year-old Denmark right-back Rasmus Kristensen from Red Bull Salzburg. (Fabrizio Romano on Twitter)external-link

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has been promised he can take the lead on transfer business by new owner Todd Boehly in a move designed to model Manchester City and Liverpool. (Telegraph – subscription required) external-link

Brighton and Mali midfielder Yves Bissouma, 25, is no longer on Aston Villa’s list of transfer targets. However, Villa boss Steven Gerrard may still look for a new central midfielder this summer. (Athletic) external-link

Poland striker Robert Lewandowski, 33, has told a Polish podcast he is leaving Bayern Munich because he wants “more emotions” in his life and the German champions “didn’t want to listen to me to the end”. (Bild – in German) external-link

AC Milan are hoping to complete the signing of Dutch defender Sven Botman, 22, and Portugal midfielder Renato Sanches, 24, from Lille. (90min)external-link

Newcastle are closing in on a £12m deal to make 26-year-old English left-back Matt Targett’s loan move from Aston Villa permanent. (Daily Mail)external-link

Leeds United have joined Southampton and West Ham in their interest of 20-year-old Red Bull Salzburg and Austria striker Junior Adamu. (Sky Sports Austria)external-link

Former Manchester United and Netherlands forward Robin van Persie, 38, says he turned down the opportunity to join Erik ten Hag as his assistant at Old Trafford. (Mirror)external-link

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