Football rumours from the UK media
The latest gossip and rumours from the newspapers and online:
Chelsea have stepped up their search for a right-back, with Atalanta's ANDREA CONTI and Hoffenheim's JEREMY TOLJAN on their radar, according to the Daily Mirror.
The Daily Telegraph reports that WALTER MAZZARRI's future at Watford is in doubt, despite the club being on the verge of securing Premier League safety.
Bayern Munich boss Carlo Ancelotti has dismissed rumours of a move for Real Madrid's GARETH BALE, the Daily Mail reports.
Crystal Palace and West Brom could do battle for Sassuolo striker DIEGO FALCINELLI, according to talkSPORT.
The Daily Mirror reports that Leicester are concerned that Arsenal and Manchester United are preparing bids for WILFRED NDIDI.