What the papers say Nicolas Pepe is being eyed up by Chelsea as a replacement for Eden Hazard, the Daily Mirror reports. The Blues have lined up the 23-year-old Lille winger in case their appeal against their transfer ban is successful, the paper says. Pepe has also been linked to Arsenal and Bayern Munich.
Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim has praised the impact of the January signings who have helped lift the club out of the Ligue 1 relegation zone.
Youri Tielemans has joined Leicester on loan until the end of the season.
Leicester boss Claude Puel has played down the club’s reported interest in Monaco midfielder Youri Tielemans as he expects Adrien Silva to play a bigger part during the second half of the season.