Transfer rumours - Chelsea boss wants Benfica duo, Liverpool eye Rakitic, West Ham keen on Gyan

Nemanja Matic could be heading back to Chelsea. Photo: PA

Chelsea's shortage of central midfielders and wingers means Jose Mourinho is keeping tabs on former Blue Nemanja Matic and Lazar Markovic, both of Benfica (Mirror)

Ivan Rakitic is in demand at the moment, with Liverpool eyeing up a £7million bid for the Croatian midfielder who currently plies his trade with Sevilla (Mail)

As West Ham can't score, there's only one answer to the problem...Asamoah Gyan!!! The former Sunderland striker could be heading back to England after a money-rich spell in the UAE with Al Ain (Sun)

Gus Poyet scouting policy has seen him find one of his former players at Brighton; the Uruguayan is keen on adding midfielder Liam Bridcutt to his Sunderland squad for around £2million (Telegraph)

Argentine winger Angel Di Maria says he won't be leaving Real Madrid to sign for either Arsenal or Spurs, despite reports to the contrary (Metro)