Transfer rumours: Newcastle latest as Rafa Benitez to West Ham links resurface, full-back talks plus Chelsea and Everton make the headlines

Rafa Benitez
Rafa Benitez

Keen to avoid a relegation battle, West Ham are drawing up contingency plans to replace Slaven Bilic and Rafa Benitez is on their shortlist, according to the Mirror.

Meanwhile, Newcastle continue to be linked with Uruguayan international and Genoa left-back Diego Laxalt in the Italian press. For this and more, see the rumour reel below...