Di Matteo ‘to bring £35m Napoli striker to Chelsea’

Chelsea boss Roberto Di Matteo will make a £35m swoop to bring Napoli striker Edinson Cavani to Stamford Bridge, according to The Sun.

And it is claimed that if the deal for the Uruguay international stalls, Di Matteo could splash out £45m on his supposed second choice — Porto’s Brazilian striker Hulk.

Tipped to sign a striker.

Chelsea are also tipped to complete the signings of Marseille full-back Cesar Azpilicueta and Wigan’s Victor Moses. 

The Daily Mail say Yossi Benayoun fears he is being priced out of a move away from Chelsea, who are said to want £3m for the midfielder.

Meanwhile, Rob Green’s place in the QPR side could already be under threat, according to the Daily Mirror.

The goalkeeper, who joined Rangers after deciding to leave West Ham this summer, made a mistake which led to the opening goal in Saturday’s 5-0 defeat against Swansea.

It is claimed that R’s boss Mark Hughes is now showing an interest in former Celtic keeper Artur Boruc.

The Poland international, 32, is a free agent after quitting Fiorentina and would apparently be keen to move to the Premier League.

The Mail report that Fulham look to have pipped Newcastle to the signing of FC Twente’s Brazilian defender Douglas after agreeing a £4.5m deal.

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