Goal summarises the biggest transfer talk involving Chelsea as Antonio Conte looks to build on his title success in his second season in charge
Barcelona have made Chelsea defender Cesar Azpilicueta their number one target this summer, according to a report from Spanish publication Marca.
The Catalan club continue their search for a right-back, having failed to lure Arsenal Hector Bellerin to Camp Nou, which has led them to the Chelsea defender instead.
Tiemoue Bakayoko is set to join Chelsea on Friday after a drawn-out transfer saga after the Blues reached a deal with Monaco on Wednesday night, French outlet RMC reports.
The deal will come as a relief for Antonio Conte, who has seen a number of his top transfer targets missed this summer but has finally landed the midfielder.
Borussia Dortmund will look to sign Olivier Giroud as a replacement for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang should the striker depart for Chelsea, reports the Mirror.
The France international is not confident of his place at Arsenal after the arrival of Alexandre Lacazette and may now be keen on a move away from the Gunners.
Dortmund would join Everton, West Ham and AC Milan in the race to sign Giroud.
Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma is set for talks with Stoke and West Brom about a potential loan move, according to Sky Sports.
After Zouma missed nearly a year with a knee injury suffered in February 2016, Chelsea boss Antonio Conte wants the 22-year-old to get more playing time on loan in 2017-18.
Chelsea are looking to take advantage of Atletico Madrid's transfer ban by putting an offer to Sevilla winger Vitolo, claims Cadena Cope.
The Spain international was expected to head to the Spanish capital this summer, but no deal has been done and Antonio Conte is ready to pounce.
Valencia are trying to convince Kurt Zouma to move to the Mestalla after agreeing a near €10 million fee with Chelsea, according to Cadena Ser.
Zouma is unlikely to be first choice at Chelsea next season, but the France international would prefer to stay in the Premier League, leaving Valencia with a battle to persuade him to partner Ezequiel Garay in defence.
Manchester United have no interest in hijacking Chelsea’s bid to sign Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, according to Sky Sports .
Reports had suggested that Jose Mourinho was keen to bring Bakayoko to Old Trafford after beating his former club to the signing of striker Romelu Lukaku.
However, Bakayoko is not a target for the United boss, with Mourinho instead focusing on a deal for either Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic or Tottenham’s Eric Dier.
Bakayoko, meanwhile, is expected to undergo a medical with Chelsea this week ahead of completing a near £40 million move to Stamford Bridge.
Inter could rival Manchester United for Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic, according to Corriere dello Sport .
The Serie A outfit are set to sell Gary Medel, and see Serbia international Matic as an ideal replacement.
Chelsea will be not be opening the door for Diego Costa to return to their first-team fold, claims the Telegraph .
The Spain international is wanted back at Atletico Madrid, but they are working under a transfer ban and Antonio Conte is not prepared to offer the striker pre-season minutes while his future is resolved.
Chelsea have turned their attentions to Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after missing out on Romelu Lukaku, according to Marca .
The Blues are apparently ready to pay €70 million to land the Gabon international and are currently ahead of PSG in the race to sign the 28-year-old forward.
Inter are ready to make a move for Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan and are willing to pay as much as €60 million for him, La Gazzetta dello Sport claims.
Nerazzurri boss Luciano Spalletti praised the Belgium international in a press conference on Sunday and it has been reported he wants to reunite with him. Although Inter are preparing an offer, Roma are looking to hold onto their star player, who has also been linked with Chelsea and Manchester United, as they look to challenge Juventus next season.
Chelsea are ready to offer €80 million for Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata after missing out on Romelu Lukaku, according to AS .
Morata had seemingly been on course to join Manchester United, with Chelsea having been favourites to sign Lukaku, but the situation has now been turned on its head.
With Lukaku on the brink of finalising a move to United, Premier League champions Chelsea will try to sign Morata on either a four or five-year contract.
Marseille have made in-demand Celtic striker Moussa Dembele their No.1 summer transfer target, according to Sky Sports .
Dembele proved a revelation during his debut season at Celtic last term and was wanted by Chelsea during the January transfer window.
Arsenal, Everton, Liverpool and Manchester United have also previously shown an interest in Dembele, with Marseille likely to face fierce competition for the Frenchman if they make a concerted move.
Besiktas have emerged as a loan option for Chelsea striker Diego Costa, according to AS .
The Spain international is set to complete a move back to Atletico Madrid, and the Turkish champions have offered to sign him until January due to the Spanish side's transfer ban.
The French side are upset at how slow Antonio Conte's side have moved and want to sell the midfielder as soon as possible.
And Jose Mourinho's side look set to step in if they can't get a deal done for Nemanja Matic.
Chelsea will table a big-money bid for Torino striker Andrea Belotti if they miss out on Romelu Lukaku to Manchester United, claims the Daily Mirror .
Both sides have had a £75 million offer accepted for the Belgium international, but the Blues are putting contingency plans in place.
Antonio Conte is focusing his efforts on Mexico international Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez, according to The Sun .
The Chelsea boss looks set to miss out on Romelu Lukaku despite a last-minute Blues bid, and is now considering a move for the £13.5m-rated Mexico international.
Diego Costa is willing to have showdown talks with Antonio Conte with an eye on returning to Chelsea, according to The Sun .
The striker's preferred move to Atletico Madrid is not possible, and with Romelu Lukaku not going to Stamford Bridge Costa could return to the Blues.