Top five transfer rumours - Liverpool eye triple swoop, Chelsea want return of a legend, Hull keen on striker

Christian Eriksen has been linked with a variety of clubs across Europe. Photo: PA

Despite winning their opening pre-season friendly 4-0 at Preston, Liverpool are still keen on bringing more new faces in.

Not content with his transfer business thus far, Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is hoping to add three more signings to his squad in the form of Ajax duo Toby Alderweireld and Christian Eriksen, as well as Chelsea left-back Ryan Bertrand (Sunday Mirror)

For some reason, after years of mediocre performances, Spurs are finding to difficult to entice other clubs to make an offer for layabout striker Emmanuel Adebayor, who they need to sell in order to obtain the funds required to buy Christian Benteke (Sunday People)

Jose Mourinho has made the surprise decision to try and bring legendary Chelsea striker Didier Drogba back to Stamford Bridge from Galatasaray (Sunday Mirror)

Newcastle and Everton target Portuguese defender Rolando will cost £5million his club Porto have announced to the Premier League clubs (Sunday Express)

The world's greatest striker Nicklas Bendtner could be set for a reunion with Steve Bruce - who managed the Dane at Birmingham - as he is willing to take him to Hull after the Arsenal man's move to Germany fell through (Daily Star)