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Manchester United will not spend more than £60m on Atalanta's Rasmus Hojlund this summer - Paper Talk

Plus: Kylian Mbappe has no intention of playing in Saudi Arabia after record bid from Al Hilal; Man Utd are considering a move for Fenerbahce goalkeeper Altay Bayindir; Kieran Tierney yet to discuss his Arsenal future with Mikel Arteta amid Celtic and Newcastle links

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All the top stories and transfer rumours from Tuesday's newspapers...


Manchester United are not willing to splash out more than £60m on Atalanta's Rasmus Hojlund this summer.

Liverpool's Fabio Carvalho has confessed he is not talking to Reds boss Jurgen Klopp as he prepares for a season on loan at RB Leipzig.

Al Ettifaq are set to sign Moussa Dembele, the Lyon striker, as Steven Gerrard's first new addition since becoming manager.

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The Sun's Charlie Wyett believes Manchester United would be 'silly' to pay £80m for Atalanta's Rasmus Hojlund, insisting they should instead move for Harry Kane if they can get him for a similar price.


Kylian Mbappe reportedly has no intention of playing in Saudi Arabia despite Paris Saint-Germain granting Al Hilal permission to speak to the French star after a world record £259m bid.

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Fabinho remains keen on joining Saudi Pro League side Al Ittihad after the move was held up by a paperwork issue.

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag is set to decide on a leadership group for the upcoming season, after taking the decision to name Bruno Fernandes as captain.

Bournemouth's Vitality Stadium was evacuated following the discovery of an unidentified object, with police called to investigate.

Manchester United are considering a move for £5m Fenerbahce goalkeeper Altay Bayindir as competition for new £43m man Andre Onana, with Dean Henderson heading for the exit and Luton chasing Tom Heaton.

Manchester United will be handed a pre-season boost this week with Anthony Martial ready to start taking part in full training.

Manchester United's head coach Erik ten Hag greets Manchester United's Anthony Martial after he is being substituted during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Nottingham Forest at Old Trafford in Manchester, England, Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022. (AP Photo/Dave Thompson)
Image: Anthony Martial is set to return to full training for Man Utd

Anthony Gordon admits he was not fit enough for Eddie Howe's football upon arrival at Newcastle, but the £40m star is now "in a really good place" ahead of his first full season at St James' Park

Football agents have failed in a bid to fight against a FIFA crackdown that introduced a raft of new rules and will cap fees after losing their CAS case.

Tottenham's Davinson Sanchez is "in advanced talks" to join Spartak Moscow, with the Russian side "submitting a £10.4m bid" six years after he joined Spurs for £42m.

West Ham are anxiously waiting on news from Joao Palhinha's shoulder scan and were preparing a second offer for the Fulham star after their initial £45m bid was rejected.


West Ham have their eyes set on former Liverpool striker Divock Origi for up to £9m after he spent last season at AC Milan, according to reports in Italy.

Man Utd long-term target Victor Osimhen favours a move to Old Trafford this summer, reports suggest.

Fabinho's £40m move to Saudi side Al Ittihad could be under threat due to his pet dogs.


Tottenham have reportedly expanded their shortlist of centre-back options due to "complications" in talks for Micky van de Ven and Edmond Tapsoba.


Chelsea are ready to listen to offers for Conor Gallagher, who is wanted by Tottenham and West Ham.


Folarin Balogun trained separately from the Arsenal squad during Monday's session in Los Angeles, with Arsenal looking for £50m if they are to sell the striker.

Folarin Balogun is the current Ligue 1 top goalscorer with 14 goals in 20 games
Image: Folarin Balogun trained separately from his Arsenal team-mates on Monday

Lionel Messi - the newly-named Inter Miami captain - and Sergio Busquets are likely to make their first starts for Inter Miami on Tuesday night against Atlanta United.


Al Hilal's £259m Mbappe move has sparked a worldwide bidding war as Man Utd and Chelsea express interest.

West Ham have made their opening move for Southampton midfielder James Ward-Prowse and have lodged a bid worth around £25m in total.


Arsenal star Kieran Tierney admits he has not had any talks with boss Mikel Arteta over an exit this summer amid links to Celtic and Newcastle.

Jim Goodwin has admitted Ilmari Niskanen could leave Dundee United in a bid to safeguard his place in the Finland squad.


Ridvan Yilmaz is reportedly a target for Turkish side Fenerbahce this summer.

Jack Hendry is closing in on his sensational move to Saudi Arabia to link up with Steven Gerrard at Al Ettifaq.

Thomas Buffel has warned Rangers that Genk won't shoot themselves in the foot like their league rivals Union Saint-Gilloise.

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