Liverpool set for rebuilding job while Chelsea want £20m midfielder

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WITH the Premier League title all but wrapped up for Chelsea, some thoughts have already started to turn to the summer transfer window.

The Blues are among the sides to be linked with deals, but are far from the only club to be making the headlines.

Today, the likes of Liverpool, Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur have also featured prominently.

Liverpool are set for a rebuilding job in the summer, with PSV Eindhoven’s Memphis Depay, Aston Villa’s Christian Benteke and Burnley’s Danny Ings on their radar. (Daily Telegraph)

However, manager Brendan Rodgers has conceded the club’s likely failure to qualify for the Champions League could see them miss out on some targets. (The Guardian)

Rodgers has refused to confirm or deny Liverpool’s interest in Depay. (Liverpool Echo)

Depay has played down reports linking him with a £25m switch to Man United. (Daily Express)

Chelsea are interested in Marseille’s £20m-rated midfielder Giannelli Imbula, and have also been linked with Southampton’s Morgan Schneiderlin. (The Sun)

Eden Hazard – who was named PFA Player of the Year last night – insists he is happy at Chelsea, despite interest from Real Madrid. (Sky Sports)

Tottenham are lining up a bid for Marseille midfielder Florian Thauvin. (Daily Mirror)

Man United manager Louis van Gaal has suggested he still wishes to sell Real Madrid loanee Javier Hernandez in the summer, boosting Southampton’s hopes of landing the frontman. (Metro)

Meanwhile, it is relatively quiet on the transfer front at Newcastle United and Sunderland.