Rumours About Transfers: Salah, Mbappe, Ruiz, Tagliafico, Mertens, Ten Hag, Caballero

Rumours About Transfers: Salah, Mbappe, Ruiz, Tagliafico, Mertens, Ten Hag, Caballero

Mohamed Salah, a 29-year-old Liverpool forward, has stated that he wants to continue at the club but that “the choice is in the hands of the management, and they must resolve this issue.” The Egypt forward’s deal ends in the summer of 2023, and he is now negotiating a new agreement. (MBC Masr TV, via Liverpool Echo)

Kylian Mbappe, a striker for Paris St-Germain, has not ruled out sticking with the club after rejecting a summer offer from Real Madrid. Mbappe’s contract with PSG ends in the summer. (Amazon Prime, via Goal)

Liverpool is interested in signing Spain international Fabian Ruiz, a 25-year-old midfielder who now plays for Napoli. (Fichajes)

Atletico Madrid is considering a deal for Nicolas Tagliafico, a 29-year-old defender from Ajax and Argentina, to bolster their left-back position. (Fichajes – in Spanish)

Dries Mertens, a Belgium forward, has announced his intention for Napoli to use their option to extend his contract for another season since his present agreement ends next summer. (Sky Sports Italia – in Italian)

Erik ten Hag, the manager of Ajax, has been linked with a move to Manchester United, and he says he is up for the “challenge” of managing a foreign club. (De Volkskrant, via Mirror)

Barcelona will ask France winger Ousmane Dembele to inform them by December 31 if he intends to renew his contract with the club since his current deal expires in the summer. (Sport – in Spanish)

Southampton is investigating a move for Willy Caballero, a 40-year-old Argentine goalkeeper who is out of contract after leaving Chelsea at the end of last season. (Talksport)

Mehrdad Ghodoussi, a co-owner of Newcastle United, has disputed that the club offered Michael Emenalo the director of football or sporting director after claiming that he had turned them down. (Star)

Mohamed Elyounoussi, a Southampton and Norway winger who has been linked with Arsenal and Leicester City, says he and his family are happy with the club. (Hampshire Live)