CHELSEA TO MOVE FOR BELOTTI
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte will move for Torino striker Andrea Belotti once Diego Costa leaves the club, according to a report from the Daily Star.
Costa was told at the end of the 2016-17 Premier League season to find a new home, though the Spain international is yet to do so and is training alone in Brazil.
Should the former Atletico Madrid forward be sold, the Blues will make a substantial offer for Belotti - who has scored 38 goals in 70 Serie A appearances for the Turin club.
MAN CITY LINE UP HAZARD OFFER
Manchester City have turned their eye on Eden Hazard after cooling their interest in Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez, according to the Don Balon (via the Express).
Tired of Arsenal's unwillingness to sell the Chilean to a Premier League rival, City will now go for Hazard in a bid to further strengthen their attacking power.
CHELSEA TO MAKE £50M ROSE BID
Chelsea are ready to make a bid worth a whopping £50 million for Tottenham full-back Danny Rose, claims the Sun.
The England international has seen his standing at Spurs compromised by a controversial interview in which he questioned his side's transfer policy.
And though he issued an apology for his words, Chelsea may look to exploit any uncertainty with a tempting offer for their London rivals.
CHELSEA STILL WANT ALEX SANDRO
Chelsea are still trying to sign Alex Sandro, but want the Juventus defender to hand in a transfer request to help push through a move, claims the Evening Standard .
Juventus have already turned down a £61 million bid after insisting the Brazilian is not for sale, but Chelsea are refusing to give up their pursuit as Antonio Conte tries to strengthen his squad.
SPURS AGREE AURIER DEAL
Tottenham have agreed a contract with Paris Saint-Germain full-back Serge Aurier, according to L'Equipe.
Aurier is expected to leave PSG before the close of the transfer window and Goal understands he has agreed a five-year deal with Manchester United .
However, Chelsea have also shown an interest in Aurier, with Spurs, Juventus and Inter Milan also reportedly agreeing personal terms with the right-back.
SERGI ROBERTO TO MAKE PL DECISION
Barcelona midfielder Sergi Roberto will make a decision on his future this week, with Chelsea and Manchester United interested, according to Sport.
Sergi Roberto has become frustrated by a lack of faith shown in him and the signing of Paulinho has further fuelled his current unhappiness at Barcelona.
Chelsea, United, Juventus and AC Milan are all ready to meet his €40 million release clause, with the midfielder preferring a move to the Premier League.
VAN DIJK TO COST WORLD RECORD FEE
Virgil van Dijk is more likely to join Chelsea or Manchester City than Liverpool, if Southampton are persuaded to sell the defender, claims Yahoo Sports.
Southampton are determined to hold onto the centre-half for another season, but may be tempted to cash in, if they are offered a world-record fee for a defender of more than £70 million.
Liverpool had previously been favourites to sign the Dutchman, but now Chelsea and City have moved ahead in the race to agree a deal.
CHELSEA IN PERISIC STRUGGLE
Chelsea are struggling to convince Inter Milan to sell Manchester United target Ivan Perisic, claims Transfer Market Web.
Perisic has emerged as an option for Chelsea after also showing interest in his team-mate Antonio Candreva, but Inter are determined to hang on to the Croatian.
CHELSEA TO LAND DRINKWATER THIS WEEK
Chelsea are poised to land Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater in time for Sunday's meeting with Tottenham, according to the Daily Star.
A £25 million offer is expected for the 27-year-old, and while Leicester reportedly value him at £40m, the clubs are anticipating a done deal in the coming days.
CHELSEA WANT DIEGO COSTA BACK
Wantaway Chelsea forward Diego Costa has been told he must return to training and make himself available for Antonio Conte's first-team, according to The Sun.
The striker has not returned to training as he looks for a move away from Stamford Bridge after Conte reportedly told him he is not needed at the club. Costa has complained that he is being "treated like a criminal" by Chelsea, but he has been told he is in breach of contract by skipping training and risks being fined if he does not show up.
CHELSEA TO SPEND £120M ON PL TRIO
Chelsea are plotting to spend a total of £120 million to bring Alex-Oxlade Chamberlain, Virgil van Dijk and Danny Drinkwater to Stamford Bridge this summer, The Mirror claims.
A £35m bid is set to be launched for Chamberlain, who is out of contract at the Emirates Stadium next summer, while they will push for long-term target Van Dijk and Leicester City midfielder Drinkwater, despite having a bid rejected for the Englishman.
COSTA WANTS LOYALTY BONUS
Wantaway Chelsea striker Diego Costa wants a loyalty bonus from the Blues, according to The Mirror.
The attacker is trying to force through a move to Atletico Madrid but he believes he deserves rewarded for his three years at Stamford Bridge.
CHELSEA JOIN SANCHEZ CHASE
Chelsea and Real Madrid have joined Tottenham in pursuit of Ajax defender Davinson Sanchez, according to De Telegraaf .
The Colombian has been the subject of a £36 million bid from Spurs, but they now face competition from heavyweight sides in England and Spain.
CHELSEA PREPARE VAN DIJK BID
Chelsea are preparing a £50 million bid for Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk, according to the Mirror .
The Netherlands international handed in a transfer request last week and the Blues are confident they can land the 26-year-old ahead of interest from Liverpool and Manchester City.
BARCA TURN TO €120M HAZARD
Barcelona are keen to sign Eden Hazard from Chelsea for a fee of €120 million this summer, according to Diario Gol .
Real Madrid are also keen to sign the Belgium international but Barca hope to convince Chelsea to sell, with Antonio Conte seemingly resigned to losing Hazard, who is currently injured.
The Blues are keen to sign Sergi Roberto from Barca and the midfielder may be included in any deal for the 26-year-old.
CHELSEA WORRIED OVERWEIGHT COSTA'S VALUE WILL DROP
Wantaway Chelsea striker has been leading a party lifestyle in Brazil - and the Blues are now concerned that the Spain international is so overweight his transfer value will drop, The Times reports.
Costa has made it clear he wishes to force through a move to Atletico Madrid and has even threatened his employers with legal action if they block the move.
SPURS TO LAUNCH SPENDING SPREE
After a quiet summer in the transfer window, Tottenham are to try to make late moves to secure Ross Barkley and Davinson Sanchez, The Telegraph reports.
Spurs are hopeful of beating Chelsea to £25 million-rated Barkley of Everton, while they have opened talks with Ajax over the Colombia defender, whose release clause stands at £50m.
CHELSEA PLAN £25M DRINKWATER BID
Chelsea are ready to make a second offer of £25 million for Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater, reports the Daily Telegraph .
Leicester have already turned down a £15m bid from Chelsea for Drinkwater, but the Premier League champions are planning to return with an improved offer as Antonio Conte chases at least three more signings before the transfer window closes.
SPURS WANT £50M FOR ROSE
Tottenham will demand £50 million from Chelsea and Manchester United target Danny Rose, claims The Sun .
Spurs have seen their England international left-back question the club's transfer policy this summer and hint at a move away from north London.
CHELSEA TO MOVE FOR BARKLEY
Chelsea are increasingly becoming a threat to Tottenham's move for Ross Barkley, according to The Daily Telegraph .
Spurs see Barkley's value at £25 million, half of what the club valued him at earlier in the window, and refuse to pay more for his services after the player made it clear he wanted out and did not feature in the pre-season.
But the Blues are now seriously considering a move for the midfielder and, like Spurs, feel that Barkley could prove to be the bargain of the window.
CHELSEA READY £35M OX BID
Chelsea are ready to test Arsenal with a £35 million bid for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, according to the Daily Mirror .
The 23-year-old has just one year left on his contract with the Gunners and Antonio Conte hopes a large bid will persuade Arsene Wenger into allowing a move.
NEWCASTLE SNAP UP KENEDY
Rafa Benitez has moved to snap up Chelsea outcast Kenedy on a season-long loan, according to the Daily Mirror .
The Brazilian has been made available after his mis-steps during the Blues' pre-season trip to China , and the former Chelsea manager has moved quickly to add the winger.
CONTE PUSHES FOR DANNY ROSE TRANSFER
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has put Danny Rose at the top of his transfer wishlist before the window closes, reports the Sun .
After a relatively subdued window so far the boss is desperate to add more new faces to his Premier League-winning squad.
And with efforts to sign Alex Sandro from Juventus coming to nothing, Tottenham left-back Rose is the man Conte wants to shore up his defence for the coming season.