Top five transfer rumours - Chelsea chase strikers, Arsenal ready for Rooney bid

Jackson Martinez is in demand. Photo: PA

The season might be starting this afternoon, but there's still plenty of time to sign footballers.

Chelsea are realising that a deal for Wayne Rooney looks dead, so are now going after Anzhi's Samuel Eto'o (Daily Mail), and Porto striker Jackson Martinez (Metro)

If Jose Mourinho fails to land either of those two, he could bid for Falcao, whose Monaco future is up in the air due to the French government looking to charge 75% tax on the striker's wages (Express)

One club who will go back in for Rooney is Arsenal, who still believe they can lure the wantaway Manchester United striker (Mirror)

David Moyes could see one man come into Old Trafford soon, as he reckons that Belgian midfielder Marouane Fellaini will re-join his former Everton manager (Mail)

As Manuel Pellegrini aims to shape his squad into something that can once again challenge for the Premier League title, he has decided that Javi Garcia is better than Gareth Barry, and is willing to let the English midfielder leave for Everton on loan (Express)