Football transfer rumours: Man Utd meet super agent; Slot makes Van Dijk priority

  • Man Utd meet famous agent in bid to transform much-criticised transfer policy
  • Incoming Liverpool head coach hopeful of convincing key defender to stay at Anfield
  • Plus updates on Kylian Mbappe, Kyle Walker, Pau Cubarsi, Bernardo Silva and more
Sunday's rumours include stories on Mendes and Slot
Sunday's rumours include stories on Mendes and Slot / JACK TAYLOR / Stringer / ANP / Contributor

90min rounds up the latest transfer news, rumours and gossip circulating around the world...

Sir Jim Ratcliffe has been tapping up super agent Jorge Mendes as Manchester United look to transform their recruitment strategy. The Portuguese represents a number of elite and upcoming stars including Joao Neves and Rafael Leao. (Mirror)

Incoming Liverpool head coach Arne Slot is keen to secure the future of legendary defender Virgil van Dijk, who is being eyed by Champions League semi-finalists Borussia Dortmund. (Mirror)

Bayern Munich are hopeful of convincing Manchester City defender Kyle Walker to move to Germany this summer after a transfer fell through last year. (Star)

Barcelona want to ward off any suitors for teenage centre-back Pau Cubarsi by including a €500m (£423.2m) release clause in the new contract he is expected to sign this summer. (AS)

Tottenham have met with the agent of Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Giorgi Sudakov, who has a £127.7m release clause after penning a new deal with the Ukrainian giants. (Mirror)

Real Madrid have three clear targets for the upcoming transfer window; Kylian Mbappe, Bernardo Silva and Leny Yoro. (Fichajes)

Leonardo Bittencourt, William Pacho
Pacho is a target for Liverpool / Alexander Hassenstein/GettyImages

Liverpool may have to pay up to £56m to convince Eintracht Frankfurt to part ways with defender William Pacho, having already held talks with the club and the player's agent. (Footmercato)

Both Man Utd and Chelsea have asked to be kept informed of Ronald Araujo's situation at Barca, though Xavi and Joan Laporta are keen for the Uruguayan to stay. (TBR Football)

Everton could be forced to cash in on highly-rated young defender Jarrad Branthwaite, who has attracted interest from Man Utd and Tottenham, to avoid another charge from the Premier League. (Sun)