Alexis Sanchez: Manchester City Are New Favourites
In a huge week of Premier League transfers, Chelsea have reportedly had a bid rejected for FC Barcelona star David Villa, Arsenal have apparently bid a club record amount for Valencia's Juan Mata and Manchester City are the new favourites for Alexis Sanchez.
Meanwhile, Manchester United are also apparently set to raid the Camp Nou for another Barcelona star, while Galatasaray are rumoured to have offered a player-plus-cash deal to Chelsea for Didier Drogba.
And in other news, Aston Villa reportedly face a struggle to keep hold of Stewart Downing as they look to fill the void left by United-bound Ashley Young, while Liverpool and Sunderland are said to be leading the chase for Wigan Athletic star Charles N'Zogbia.
Here are the top 50 Premier League transfers rumours as they emerge this week.