The Everton forward and comments from his agent are making Blues fans uncomfortable.
The Tottenham Hotspur boss has been looking ahead to a busy summer of action.
Defoe has reflected on his goal against Newcastle, which kick-started the Black Cats' survival bid.
The Spanish manager won the Champions League while at Anfield, among other trophies.
Chelsea's Ruben Loftus-Cheek was criticised by Jose Mourinho on Tuesday, but his skipper feels he will learn from the experience and come back stronger.
Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool remain interested in the Burnley striker.
The news comes as Napoli step up their pursuit of the Sevilla boss.
The Dutch-Moroccan has had an excellent season in Dutch football.
Derby County manager Paul Clement has revealed he's been given positive messages about the club's support base.
The former Rangers star has not been impressed with Boyd this season.
Ex-England international Dave Beasant discusses a wealth of goalkeeping options for Roy Hodgson and his likely plans for the next few weeks with HITC Sport.
Barcelona’s Luis Suarez is gunning for his second trophy of the season.
West Ham are reportedly talking to Italian manager Cesare Prandelli - though Frank de Boer remains the favourite for the vacancy.