Rumour Has It: Beckham's Inter Miami makes Icardi offer

We round up the front and back pages across the world as Saturday sees the transfer rumour mill crank into gear again.

Icardi is out of favour in Milan and could be set for a switch to the sunny beaches of south Florida.   -  Getty Images

David Beckham is keen to make a splash when Inter Miami FC enters MLS in 2020.

And he has reportedly identified former Inter captain Mauro Icardi as a player to lead the club's attack in the United States.

Icardi is out of favour in Milan and could be set for a switch to the sunny beaches of south Florida.

 

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Inter outcast Mauro Icardi has received an offer from David Beckham's Inter Miami, according to Argentine news agency Telam.

Icardi was stripped of the Inter captaincy in 2018-19 and new head coach Antonio Conte is reportedly determined to sell the striker.

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With Icardi's future in Milan uncertain amid apparent interest from Serie A champion Juventus, a move to Miami for the 2020 season could tempt the 26-year-old and his family.

ROUND-UP

- Inter's determination to part with Mauro Icardi is so it can reportedly free up funds to sign Romelu Lukaku from Manchester United. However, Corriere dello Sport claims the Italian club has rejected the possibility of a player exchange as the Red Devils look to include centre-back Milan Skriniar in a potential swap deal.

- The Sun reports Arsenal is ramping up its efforts to raise funds by selling maligned playmaker Mesut Ozil. The Gunners failed to qualify for the Champions League again and Unai Emery is looking to continue his rebuild.

- LaLiga champion Barcelona is willing to offer €25million to sign Borussia Dortmund left-back Raphael Guerreiro, according to Sport. Barca wants to provide competition for Jordi Alba.

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- According to le10sport, Ligue 1 holder Paris Saint-Germain is interested in Ajax and Brazil star David Neres, who is on international duty at the Copa America. PSG has also reportedly made an enquiry for Napoli captain Lorenzo Insigne, La Gazzetta dello Sport claims.

- The Daily Mail reports Tottenham is not looking to sign Sporting CP midfielder Bruno Fernandes, who is believed to be a target for Manchester United.