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Messi, Cavani and Modric still reported targets for Inter Miami

Lionel Messi, Edinson Cavani and Luka Modric are reportedly among the stars who could sign for David Beckham's MLS outfit Inter Miami.

Messi, Cavani and Modric still reported targets for Inter Miami

Inter Miami have their sights set on a big-name signings with Lionel Messi reportedly among the possibilities.

Barcelona great Messi is among the stars who could sign for Inter Miami after previous speculation linking the Argentine with LA Galaxy, according to OKdiario.

Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric and Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani are also possibilities, the report says.

Messi reportedly bought an apartment in Miami in December, while he can leave Barcelona for free at season's end despite being contracted until 2021.

Other stories from the rumour mill

- Juventus have other plans should Paul Pogba not return to the club from Manchester United in the close season. Sport reports the Serie A giants are considering a move for Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago Alcantara, whose contract expires next year.

Manchester United's French midfielder Paul Pogba

- Linked with RB Leipzig star Timo Werner, Liverpool are seemingly considering their options. Bild reports the European champions are tracking Milot Rashica, the 23-year-old who has scored 10 goals in 21 games for struggling Werder Bremen this season.

- Hansi Flick's future is unclear. Bayern Munich will wait until May to make a decision on the head coach, who has attracted interest from other clubs, according to Bild.

- Could Adam Lallana be set for a reunion with Brendan Rodgers? Sky Sports reports Leicester City have approached the Liverpool midfielder's representatives about a move at season's end. Lallana and Rodgers worked together at Anfield and the 31-year-old is coming out of contract.

- After an initial move for Marcos Alonso in January failed, Inter are still considering the Chelsea left-back, according to CalcioMercato. However, the report says the Serie A giants are unwilling to pay Chelsea's asking price of € 30m (£25.1m).