Transfer Rumours 20/06: Real Madrid Target Calvert-Lewin, Man United Improve Sancho Bid, Spurs Eye Nuno

Manchester United have submitted an improved bid for Jadon Sancho
Manchester United have submitted an improved bid for Jadon Sancho / Visionhaus/Getty Images

The summer transfer window is already heating up as managers eye new recruits to beef up their squads. Harry Kane is still intent on leaving Tottenham, with the likes of Manchester CityManchester United, and Chelsea are all interested.

Real Madrid have filled their vacant managerial spot by bringing back Carlo Ancelotti, who spent the last season with Everton.

Liverpool have already made their move in the market by signing RB Leipzig defender Ibrahima Konate, and will be looking to bring in a few more reinforcements too.

With that, here are the top transfer rumours of the day.

Real Madrid target Calvert-Lewin

Real Madrid are reportedly interested in making a move for Everton star Dominic Calvert-Lewin this summer and are considering making a £50m bid for the England international.
Carlo Ancelotti swapped Goodison Park for Santiago Bernabeu last month, and according to the Daily Mail, who quote the Sun, is keen on a reunion with his former player. The Toffees are reluctant to sell their star player, owner Farhad Moshiri could be forced to accept a £50m bid for the striker due to financial pressure.

Man United improve Sancho bid

Manchester United have reportedly made an improved offer for Jadon Sancho in excess of £75m as Ole Gunnar Solskajer looks to tie up a deal for one of his top targets.
United's initial approach for the 21-year-old winger was worth an initial £67m plus around £8m in add-ons, according to Sky Sports, which was knocked back by BVB. The report adds that Dortmund are considering the latest offer, but they still believe Sancho is worth £80m.

Spurs eye Nuno

Tottenham have reportedly turned their attention to former Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo as their search for a new manager continues, according to talkSPORT.
The report claims that new sporting director Fabio Paratici is keen on appointing Nuno, but the board are still hopeful of bringing back Mauricio Pochettino, who is currently in charge of Paris Saint-Germain. Spurs, who have now been linked to Pochettino, Erik ten Hag, Brendan Rodgers, Julian Nagelsmann, Paulo Fonseca, and Gennaro Gattuso, continue to look for a new manager ahead of the 2021-22 Premier League season.

Madrid want Kounde to replace Ramos

Real Madrid are reportedly eyeing Sevilla's Jules Kounde as a replacement for Sergio Ramos, according to Marca.
Ramos will be leaving Los Blancos at the end of the month, and the club are planning to bid for Kounde, but are unwilling to pay the €80 million required to meet his buy-out clause. A number of players have been linked with exits, including Raphael Varane, who has been linked to Manchester United.