Top rumours: Real Madrid target Southampton left-back Luke Shaw, Liverpool join Markovic hunt

Luke Shaw: wanted by Real Madrid. Photo: PA

Liverpool have joined in the race to sign Serbia forward Lazar Markovic from Benfica. The 20-year-old is also on Chelsea's radar. (Metro)

Juventus are ready to duke it out with Serie A rivals Napoli to secure the safe gloves of Newcastle United's Dutch goalkeeper Tim Krul. (Tuttosport)

West Ham and Hull City both want to bring AC Milan midfielder Sulley Muntari, 29, back to the Premier League. The Ghanaian once plied his trade for Portsmouth, and also on loan briefly at Sunderland. (Mirror)

Sevilla's homegrown left-back Alberto Moreno, 21, is a target for pretty much all of the big English clubs, including both Manchester teams, Chelsea and Liverpool. Well it's nice to be popular, eh. Moreno's future may depend on which club lands Southampton's highly rated left-back Luke Shaw. (Metro)

Speaking of Shaw, Real Madrid see him as a potential replacement for 26-year-old left-back Fabio Coentrao. (Marca)