Monaco striker Falcao would take pay cut to join Chelsea

Radamel Falcao has left Manchester United and returned to Monaco.

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Each day we’ll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around look to splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they’re always entertaining…


Newcastle are eyeing a shock move to make Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink their new manager.

Manchester United defensive target Nicolas Otamendi wants to leave La Liga club Valencia.

Morgan Schneiderlin will not join Liverpool or Spurs if he leaves Southampton in the summer – because he wants to play Champions League football.

Yaya Toure will snub a move to Inter Milan to stay at Manchester City without a new contract.

Karl Robinson is top of Sheffield United’s wishlist to replace Nigel Clough.

Tottenham have put Burnley’s right-back Kieran Trippier on their shopping list.

Defender Michael Dawson, insists he will not leave relegated Hull City this summer.


Manuel Pellegrini has been assured his job is safe at Manchester City.

Southampton’s £25m-rated midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin has ruled out a move to Tottenham and paved the way for a summer switch to Arsenal by declaring he wants to play in the Champions League.

Marseille boss Marcelo Bielsa wants the West Ham manager’s job.

Defender Kieran Trippier is set to follow Danny Ings through the Burnley exit door in a £3.5m switch to Tottenham.

Swansea are close to completing the signing of Heerenveen keeper Kristoffer Nordfeldt.

Everton defender Sylvain Distin is set to snub a move to Premier League new boys Bournemouth and return to France.

Crystal Palace will listen to offers for striker Dwight Gayle.

AC Milan want to keep on-loan Chelsea midfielder Marco van Ginkel for another season.

MK Dons manager Karl Robinson is Sheffield United’s chief target to succeed Nigel Clough at Bramall Lane.

Didier Drogba has set his sights on the MLS after revealing he could never play for another English club following his Chelsea farewell on Sunday.


Brendan Rodgers’ job as Liverpool manager is safe – for the moment.

Marseille boss Marcelo Bielsa wants the West Ham manager’s job.

Steve McClaren has angrily hit back at claims his head had been turned by the Newcastle job after being sacked by Derby County.

Defender Richard Dunne wants to sign a new contract at QPR.


Paris Saint-Germain are ready to step up their interest in Angel Di Maria by offering right-back Gregory van der Wiel in a cash-plus-player deal.

Carlo Ancelotti and Steve McClaren were both sacked yesterday – but neither man looks set to end up at West Ham.

Real Marid have rejected the chance to sign Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez on a permanent deal after he scored seven goals while on loan from Old Trafford.


Manchester United will consider selling Angel Di Maria only if the unsettled winger wants to leave.

United must meet a £35m buy-out clause to land Valencia defender Nicolas Otamendi while Borussia Dortmund midfielder Ilkay Gundogan is also a target.

Aston Villa have made a £4m move for Swindon duo Massimo Luongo and Ben Gladwin.

Crystal Palace are set to listen to offers for captain Mile Jedinak.

Bournemouth are interested in Palace forward Dwight Gayle and Blackburn Rovers striker Josh King.

West Ham are among several clubs interested in Southend play-off hero Daniel Bentley.

Former Swansea boss Michael Laudrup – currently managing in Qatar with Lekhwiya – is interested in a return to the Premier League with West Ham or Newcastle United.


Radamel Falcao is so desperate to try to secure a summer move to Chelsea that he is willing take a pay cut. Jose Mourinho and Falcao share the same agent in Jorge Mendes.

West Ham have not given up on either David Moyes or Jurgen Klopp becoming their new manager.

Manager Manual Pellegrini and midfielder Yaya Toure are both set to remain at Manchester City next season.

Tottenham are set to beat Liverpool to the signing of Burnley’s £3.5m-rated right back Kieran Trippier.

Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck will miss Saturday’s FA Cup final against Aston Villa with a knee injury.


Real Madrid assistant manager Paul Clement could take charge of Derby County this week after the sacking of Steve McClaren.


Napoli’s former Chelsea and Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez is the strong favorite to take over at Real Madrid following the departure of Carlo Ancelotti.

Meanwhile, West Ham have switched their attention to Real Sociedad boss David Moyes and Sevilla manager Unai Emery after their main target – Ancelotti – revealed he will take time out to have surgery.


Brendan Rodgers’ job as Liverpool boss is not under immediate threat with Christian Benteke, James Milner and Danny Ings all potential summer signings.