Tuesday’s transfer rumour roundup.
Chelsea will re-sign Serbia midfielder Nemanja Matic, 25, from Benfica for £22m – three years after selling him to the Portuguese giants for £3m – Guardian
Sporting Lisbon have entered the race for Manchester United winger Nani, 27 – Daily Star
But Fulham are ready to hijack the deal with their own move for the Portugal international – Metro
Manchester City want to sign Barcelona central midfielder Xavi, 33, to play for their new Major League Soccer franchise New York City FC in 2015 – Daily Telegraph
Crystal Palace and QPR may make a move for Carlton Cole, 30, after the former England striker’s short-term deal with West Ham expired on Monday – Daily Mirror