Chelsea after Madrid trio, four clubs want Arsenal striker and Southampton’s Lallana could now be Spurs bound

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AS many as four players who played in Saturday’s Champions League final could be lining up for Chelsea next season, according to reports.

Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois is already on the club’s books, while three more players are being heavily linked with a move to Stamford Bridge.

There are many other transfer rumours making today’s headlines, with Arsenal among the clubs heavily involved.

Chelsea are set to re-sign midfielder Tiago from Atletico Madrid, and have already been strongly linked with his team-mate, Diego Costa. (Daily Mail)

Jose Mourinho also wants to bring Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane to Chelsea as a replacement for David Luiz. (Daily Star)

Nicklas Bendtner, who is out of contract at Arsenal, is wanted by Leicester City, Burnley, Crystal Palace and Hull City. (The Sun)

Mauricio Pochettino wants to take Adam Lallana with him from Southampton to Tottenham Hotspur. (The Guardian)

Manchester United want to sign Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Adrien Rabiot, who is also said to be interesting Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City. (Daily Mail)

Eden Hazard has played down reports he will follow Luiz from Chelsea to PSG. (London Evening Standard)

Sunderland striker Ignacio Scocco is being targeted by River Plate. (Daily Mail)

Newcastle United loanee Loic Remy will leave Queens Park Rangers this summer, with Arsenal, Liverpool and Chelsea all interested. (Daily Express)

QPR have a “very slim” chance of signing Frank Lampard and Rio Ferdinand on free transfers, according to manager Harry Redknapp. (Daily Express)

Liverpool want £7m from Stoke City for winger Oussama Assaidi, who spent last season on loan there. (Daily Telegraph)

Arsenal could yet re-sign Kim Kallstrom, who joined the club on loan in January but failed to make an impact. (Daily Mirror)

West Bromwich Albion are ready to bid for Juventus forward Fabio Quagliarella. (Daily Mirror)

Hull City are targeting a move for Norwich City winger Robert Snodgrass. (Hull Daily Mail)

Monaco, AC Milan, Juventus and Roma all want to sign Manchester City left-back Aleksandar Kolarov. (Daily Mirror)

Liverpool goalkeeper Pepe Reina is in no hurry to sort out his long-term future, although Brendan Rodgers wants to sell the Napoli loanee. (Liverpool Echo)