Transfer rumours: Kane, Martinez, Odegaard, Maja, Ighalo, Rodriguez

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Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy will sanction the £200m sale of England striker Harry Kane, 26, to Manchester United to ease the club's financial concerns. (Mail)external-link

Manchester City are set to beat Chelsea, Real Madrid and Barcelona to the £97.5m signing of Argentine striker Lautaro Martinez, 22, from Inter Milan. (Sun)external-link

Newcastle are interested in signing Portugal midfielder Rafa Silva, 26, from Benfica but have put the move on hold because of the coronavirus crisis. (Sun)external-link

Manchester City are considering a move for defender Boubacar Kamara, 20, with Marseille willing to let the France U21 international move for around £28m. (Express)external-link

Governing body Uefa hope to complete this season's Champions League and Europa League competitions in a three-week block during August. (Mirror)external-link

France midfielder Tanguy Ndombele, 23, is considering his future at Tottenham after being made to take part in an impromptu training session by manager Jose Mourinho that broke coronavirus social-distancing guidelines. (L'Equipe - in French)external-link

Broadcaster Sky Sports will not ask for the £371m they are owed if the Premier League season is cancelled because of the coronavirus crisis. (Mail)external-link

Liverpool tried to sign 21-year-old Norwegian midfielder Martin Odegaard last summer, before he made the loan switch to Real Sociedad from Real Madrid, according to his former manager Leonid Slutsky. (Metro)external-link

West Ham and Crystal Palace are interested as Nigeria's former Sunderland striker Josh Maja, 21, considers a return to England from Bordeaux this summer. (Sun on Sunday)external-link

Former Nigeria international Abdul Sule says Manchester United could lose compatriot Odion Ighalo, 30, to one of their major European rivals if they do not sign the striker permanently from parent club Shanghai Shenhua this summer. (Goal)external-link

James Rodriguez's agent has spoken to Manchester United and Juventus over a potential summer move from Real Madrid for the 28-year-old Colombia forward.(AS)external-link

English football's losses could ripple across Europe if the transfer market grinds to halt. (Sunday Telegraph)external-link

Nemanja Matic's upturn in form has left Manchester United with no choice but to offer the 31-year-old Serb midfielder a new deal. (Mail)external-link

Coventry City are keen to secure a new contract for 23-year-old English midfielder Zain Westbrooke, who has been linked with a move to Derby County.(Derby Telegraph)external-link

Liverpool have been priced out of a move for Borussia Dortmund's Jadon Sancho, 20, leaving Manchester United in the leading position to sign the £88m-rated England international. (Football Insider)external-link

Premier League clubs targeting 21-year-old RB Leipzig defender Dayot Upamecano - including Arsenal, Tottenham and Manchester City -have been dealt a blow, with Real Madrid ready to move for the France Under-21 international. (Sunday Mirror)external-link

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