The Blues are reportedly set to battle Sunderland for the midfielder.
The Ligue 1 side are hopeful of luring the Aston Villa star back to France.
New Saints signing Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg has praised the set-up at Southampton
New Liverpool signing Marko Grujic scored for Liverpool in their pre-season win over Fleetwood.
Leeds United have started their preparations for the 2016-17 Championship campaign.
The Hammers star had been linked with a move away after starring for France at Euro 2016.
Matip joined the Reds on a free transfer from Schalke.
Jamie Vardy eventually chose to stay at Leicester after Arsenal activated his release clause.
Everton were linked with a move for the Spanish striker this week.
Glasgow Rangers take on Motherwell in the Scottish Cup on Saturday.
The Crystal Palace winger outshone his Manchester United and Southampton counterparts while playing for his country on Friday.
The Swede has been a rock at the back for Leeds United.
Ronny Deila was in charge of Scottish giants Celtic for two years.
The Croatian has the potential to be a superstar.
Philippe Senderos looks set to leave Ibrox this summer, less than a year after his move to Rangers.
Moussa Sissoko joined Tottenham Hotspur from Newcastle United in the summer of 2016.
The one-time Newcastle United wonderkid enjoyed the best spell of his career at Rangers.
West Ham United are reportedly still interested in signing Hull defender Harry Maguire.
West Ham United and Derby County were reportedly interested in signing Callum Paterson from Heart of Midlothian in the January transfer window.
Jonas Olsson has left West Bromwich Albion to join Djurgarden IF.
Billy Horschel was in no doubt.
Andrea Leadsom, the new environment secretary, supports foxhunting and once said she wanted to end farming subsidies.
Theresa May has drawn a decisive line under the David Cameron era with a sweeping reshuffle that saw several of his key ministers, including justice secretary, Michael Gove, sacked, and her own handpicked team rewarded with cabinet posts.