Transfer rumours: Mbappe, Pogba, Locatelli, Simy, Ward-Prowse, Bowen, Dumfries
Transfer rumours

Transfer rumours: Mbappe, Pogba, Locatelli, Simy, Ward-Prowse, Bowen, Dumfries

Here's what is happening in the UK papers today!

Real Madrid will begin talks with Paris Saint-Germain in the coming weeks about signing Kylian Mbappe, a France international striker whose contract expires next summer. (90 Min)

Aston Villa will offer England player Jack Grealish, 25, a new deal worth £200,000 per week in an attempt to keep him at the club and prevent him from joining Manchester City, who had made a £100 million approach for him. (Star)

Paul Pogba, the Manchester United midfielder who has been linked with a move to Paris St-Germain, sees a long-term future with the Red Devils, but he may not sign a contract extension with the club this summer. (Sky Sports)

Mauricio Pochettino, the manager of Paris Saint-Germain, claims the club is "working away discreetly" in the transfer market, but would not be drawn on mentioning Pogba as a target. (Le Parisien, via Metro)

Tottenham have made a £43 million bid for Atalanta defender Cristian Romero, 23, and the Italian club is willing to accept if they are given extra time to find a replacement. (Sky Sports Italia, via Mail)

James Rodriguez, the Colombian playmaker, says he is unsure whether he will continue at Everton, but the 30-year-old has ruled out a return to Real Madrid. (Mail)

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is still interested in Borussia Monchengladbach and Germany midfielder Florian Neuhaus, 24, but the Reds will not be able to satisfy his £34 million price tag. (Sport1 - in German)

Liverpool have joined Juventus and Arsenal in the race to recruit Sassuolo midfielder Manuel Locatelli, who won Euro 2020 with Italy. (Gazzetta dello Sport, via Mail)

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