Chelsea want Atletico ace Costa

Despite both scoring for their club this week, both Fernando Torres and Samuel Eto’o could face increased competition from another forward. Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho appears keen to bolster his attacking options and has his sights set on Atletico Madrid forward Diego Costa. The Brazilian-born striker has been in superb goal-scoring form so far this season and is emerging as one of Europe’s top attackers.

We also have rumors on Gareth Bale and Arsenal target Fernando Llorente. For this and the rest of today’s transfer gossip, click here.


Arsenal weighing up New Year loan bid for Llorente

Olivier Giroud can’t do it all by himself and with that in mind Arsene Wenger is contemplating making a loan move for Juventus striker Fernando Llorente during the January transfer window. The former Athletic Bilbao forward has hardly set the world alight in Turin and the Emirates could be a place to get his career back on track. Click here for more of the best gossip from the UK press.