Transfer Rumours Sunday June 3 2012: Sunderland, Newcastle, Manchester City, Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool, Everton, Tottenham, Southampton, Crewe

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Southampton are plotting a £2m raid for Millwall’s 23-year-old midfielder Liam Trotter, who has also been linked with Fulham and Sunderland – Sun on Sunday

Sir Alex Ferguson has been told that Manchester United will have to pay a combined £72million to land his top targets, but he will not splash out that amount on the three players. They are Tottenham’s Luka Modric, 26, Everton’s Leighton Baines, 27, and Newcastle’s Cheick Tiote, 25 – Mail on Sunday

Manchester United are aiming to sign Valencia’s Jordi Alba, 23, with a cash-plus-player deal involving their Brazilian midfielder Anderson – Caught Offside

The exit of Liverpool forward Dirk Kuyt, 31, could be as part of a swap deal with Fiorentina for £12million-rated wing-back Juan Manuel Vargas, 28 – Metro

New Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has confirmed his intention to make Gylfi Sigurdsson, 22, his first Anfield signing after the midfielder’s £6.8million move to Swansea stalled – Sunday Telegraph

Liverpool are also rumoured to be chasing Fulham’s Clint Dempsey – Daily Star Sunday

Manchester City will begin their summer spending with a £25million offer for Athletic Bilbao’s 23-year-old midfielder Javier Martinez – Sunday Mirror

Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis will meet 300 fans on Wednesday to explain the club’s transfer policy – Daily Star Sunday

QPR are set to offer Tottenham goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes, 31, the chance to resurrect his career by making the switch to Loftus Road – Metro

Arsenal are interested in signing Crewe’s £10million-rated, 18-year-old striker Nick Powell – Sunday Mirror