Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the whisper.
Here are today's top five emerging whispers for the summer. And keep an eye on Transfer Talk for the latest gossip.
James Rodriguez to Bayern Munich Real Madrid's Colombian forward James Rodriguez - a summer target for Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester United - wants...
Roman Abramovich will almost certainly know by now that Inter Milan are growing increasingly confident in their chances of luring Chelsea manager Antonio Conte to the San Siro this summer.
Abramovich, Chelsea's billionaire owner, is nothing if not well-connected, and the determination of the Suning Holdings Group, Inter's Chinese owners, to deliver a statement of intent by appointing Conte is unlikely to have gone unnoticed by the Stamford Bridge hierarchy.
It was another wildly entertaining month, full of drama and excitement; Adam Hurrey looks back at March.
Who won the month? Chelsea's champions elect
March is traditionally the time of year when the picture at the top and bottom of the league starts to become clearer, while the cup competitions find themselves boiled down to their main protagonists. In both domestic cases, Chelsea are firmly in the driving seat.
Antonio Conte's six Premier League points in March will have left Tottenham -- the only...
With contract extensions to be negotiated and exit strategies put in place, the transfer rumour mill is once again whirring into action. First, there were reports of Real Madrid considering moves for Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois and Eden Hazard. Now the latest high-profile mutterings concern a possible pursuit of Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez by Chelsea manager Antonio Conte.
As always, the level of truth behind the story is hard to discern, though it is not difficult to see why the Chelsea manager would...
Each of the Premier League's 20 clubs have someone they probably cannot do without if objectives for the season are to be met.
For Chelsea, that's N'Golo Kante. While David Luiz is crucial to Antonio Conte's three-man defence and Eden Hazard is their creative director, Kante's box-to-box energy is the driving force behind the league leaders' relentless push for the title, which would be his second in succession.
To see who is crucial to other Premier League clubs' success, click here.
There's no more international breaks between now and the end of the season, with the Premier League hotting up at both ends of the table.
Each club in the top flight has a key issue to resolve between now and the end of the campaign -- from those fighting for a Champions League place to those battling to survive, everything will be resolved in the next few months.
ESPN FC Chelsea blogger Mark Worrall tackles the crucial question: Are Chelsea doing enough now to ensure Antonio Conte remains their...