MATCH takes a look at the hottest gossip flying around the footy world!


Could ex-Man. United flop Angel Di Maria be set for a dramatic return to the Premier League? We’ve heard that Jose Mourinho is keen on signing the 32-year-old midfielder on a free transfer at the end of the season. Wowzers!


We’re not sure how much longer RB Leipzig can keep hold of 22-year-old centre-back Dayot Upamecano! He’s one of the most in-demand defenders in Europe, and gossips reckon that new Chelsea gaffer Thomas Tuchel is very keen on signing him!


Good news, West Ham fans! Now that Chelsea have sacked Frank Lampard, the chances of The Blues coming back in for Declan Rice are very slim! David Moyes will be buzzing that he can keep working with the 22-year-old midfielder for a while longer yet!


Burnley’s rock at the back James Tarkowski has been a long-term target for Leicester! The Foxes are confident that they can finally land the 28-year-old in the summer, as he’s yet to sign a new contract at Turf Moor!


One player from the Championship who’s attracting a lot of interest is Preston’s 25-year-old defender Ben Davies! We’ve heard that Scottish Premiership giants Celtic have stepped up their attempts to secure a pre-contract agreement!