Rumours of Jose Mourinho’s return to Stamford Bridge have intensified following reports that he has officially agreed to leave Real Madrid.
The Metro claim that the 50 year old is said to have signed a deal with the Spanish champions back in December to leave the Bernabeu at the end of the season.
A host of big name clubs have been linked with an approach for the Portuguese coach, such as Paris Saint Germain, Manchester City and Manchester United.
Meanwhile, Fernando Torres has appeared to reject the chance to join Russian Premier League side Anzhi Makhachkala
The Daily Mail report that the Spain striker would favour a move to Italy, or his home country is he has to leave the Premier League.
The £50 million man has got sixteen goals this season, but has not scored a league goal since the 8-0 rout over Aston Villa back in December.
Elsewhere, the club have been linked with a move for AC Milan striker M’Baye Niang.
The 18 year old, who moved to Italy from Caen last summer for fee in the region of £4 million, has made twelve appearances for the Rossoneri after a tough start to his Serie A career.