Mail on Sunday
Chelsea risk being out-bid for Diego Costa with French moneybags Monaco ready to offer Atletico Madrid £40m for the forward.
The Ligue 1 side are also preparing a tax-free salary of £150,000-a-week to persuade the Spain international to ignore Chelsea's interest and move to France instead.
Liverpool full-back Glen Johnson remains a target for El Clasico giants Real Madrid and Barcelona.
The La Liga duo are keeping tabs on the England defender, whose contract at Anfield expires at the end of the season.