Top five rumours: Liverpool want Karim Benzema, Man Utd win Ilkay Gundogan race, Fernando Torres to Valencia?

Karim Benzema: off to Anfield? Photo: PA

Big-name strikers dominate Sunday's hottest football rumours…

Liverpool will look to strengthen up front by signing Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema this summer. (Metro)

Billionaire's plaything Fernando Torres is on the wanted list of Singapore businessman Peter Lim, who is keen to buy Spanish club Valencia. (Mirror)

Manchester United have won the race to sign Borussia Dortmund midfielder Ilkay Gundogan, according to the Star – and Shinji Kagawa could return to his former club in a swap deal.

Chelsea want former striker Didier Drogba to return from current home Turkey to Stamford Bridge as a forwards coach. (Sunday Times)

Russian side Anzhi want to rebuild a top team around Swansea's Spanish forward Michu. (People)