Saturday’s gossip: Mbappe, Ramsdale, Amorim, Rooney, Lingard, Gil, Mourinho, Calafiori

PSG's French forward Kylian Mbappe

France forward Kylian Mbappe, 25, will not move to the Premier League next season, as he is set to choose between current club Paris St-Germain and Real Madrid. (Caughtoffisde) external-link

Liverpool have learned Sporting Lisbon manager Ruben Amorim, 39, will be ready to discuss any potential future moves in the summer. (Teamtalk) external-link

Former Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney is interested in following in the footsteps of ex-England team-mate Steven Gerrard by managing in Saudi Arabia. (Sun)external-link

Nottingham Forest offered Spanish ex-Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea, 33, a route back into football before the transfer deadline ended. (Athletic – subscription required)external-link

Gary O’Neil says Wolverhampton Wanderers faced a possible 10-point deduction next season for breaching spending rules if they had pushed the boat out to sign Albania striker Armando Broja, 22, on loan from Chelsea. (Mail)external-link

Manchester United midfielder Kobbie Mainoo, 18, is being targeted by the Ghana Football Association, who are interested in him switching nationalities after playing for England’s youth teams. (Telegraph – subscription required) external-link

Former Manchester United and England midfielder Jesse Lingard, 31, has offers from as many as 26 clubs around the world. (Mail)external-link

Tottenham and Spain midfielder Bryan Gil, 22, decided not to accept any loan proposal during the January transfer window, despite interest from clubs including Brighton. (Fabrizio Romano) external-link

Former Roma boss Jose Mourinho has turned down an offer to manage Saudi Pro League side Al-Shabab. (Standard)external-link

Tottenham are still keen to explore a deal for Bologna’s Italian defender Riccardo Calafiori, 21, in the summer. (Teamtalk) external-link

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