Wednesday's big transfer rumours: David Beckham wants Lionel Messi in Miami
What the papers say
David Beckham has contacted Lionel Messi over a huge switch to Inter Miami, according to Catalan radio reports.
Manchester City are hoping to convince midfielder Leroy Sané to sign a new deal before Bayern Munich have another chance to bid for the Germany international in January, according to the Evening Standard.
Chelsea will try to sign £35 million-rated Nice defender Youcef Atal in January if they can get their transfer ban lifted by the start of 2020, The Sun reports.
Tottenham will battle Paris Saint-Germain to sign Juventus forward Paulo Dybala in January, says Tuttosport (via Football Italia).
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Players to watch
Josh McEachran: The former Chelsea academy midfielder has been handed a trial at Birmingham after also being linked with cross-city rivals Aston Villa, The Sun reports.
Milan Skriniar: Manchester City failed with a bid in the summer to sign Inter Milan’s Slovakia defender but could try again in January, Tuttosport claims.
Jose Gaya: Chelsea will try to sign the Valencia and Spain left-back when their transfer ban ends next summer, talkSPORT reports.