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Clubs Line Up Offers As Chelsea Put Conte Favourite Up For Sale For £12m

Chelsea have set an asking price of £12m for wing-back Victor Moses, according to the Sun. The former Nigerian international has fallen out of favour at Stamford Bridge since the arrival of Maurizio Sarri in the summer and looks set to be sold in the January transfer window. The change to a back four under the …

Sarri Opens Up About Chelsea’s January Transfer Window Plans

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has indicated that the Blues could make at least one signing in the January transfer window. The Italian believes that work on the training pitch with his current players will lead to the best results but he hinted that one “new player” could be brought in to ensure his plans come …

Keown Calls On Sarri To Get More Out Of Chelsea’s Most Influential Player

Former Arsenal defender Martin Keown believes Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri must demand more from Eden Hazard. The Belgian international’s form has dropped in recent weeks and Keown believes the Blues boss must set exacting standards for the club’s best player: “When Eden Hazard is on it, I do not believe there is a defender in …

Club President Reveals Future of Chelsea Target To Be Settled By ‘End Of The Year’

Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has given Nabil Fekir until the end of the year to sign a new contract with the French club. The attacking midfielder has been heavily linked with Chelsea, Bayern Munich and Liverpool in recent months, but despite being very close to a move to the Reds in June, he remained a …

Chelsea Look To Steal March On Liverpool And United To Secure £44.5m Rated Serie A Fullback

Chelsea will step up their pursuit of Napoli fullback Elseid Hysaj in the January transfer window, according to reports in Italy. The Albanian international, who has also been linked with Liverpool and Manchester United, has worked with Maurizio Sarri at both the Partenopei and Empoli. The Blue boss is said to be keen to link …

With The Man City Game Looming What Can Chelsea Learn From The Wolves Defeat?

Well Chelsea fell foul of what is turning out to be a very good Wolverhampton Wanderers team last night. The blues scored very early in the first half and had many chances to put Wolves away but ultimately Nuno Espirito Santo’s increasingly outstanding Midlands outfit, roared on by their home support, came back to win …

‘-10/10 Performance’ ‘Woeful’ ‘Another Shocker’ – Chelsea Fans Want Sarri To Drop Defender For City Clash

Chelsea left-back Marcos Alonso has been struggling for form over the past few weeks and he put in another poor display against Wolves last night. How much his back injury is affecting his performances, it is not known, but it was a surprise that he was selected to start at Molineux considering his fitness problems. …

Chelsea Ace Stalling On £15.6m A Year New Contract As Sarri Confirms Club Are Waiting On Decision

Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard is delaying putting pen to paper on a £300,000 a week new contract, according to reports in the UK. The Blues have reportedly opened talks with the Belgian international and proposed a deal that would be worth in excess of £15.6m a year, making him the best-paid player at the club. …

Chelsea Leading The Race To Sign £45m Rated Spanish Star In January

Chelsea are keen on a move for Barcelona midfielder Denis Suarez in the January transfer window, according to the Express. The Blues were linked with the 24-year-old in the Spanish press earlier this month, but the latest report indicates the Maurizio Sarri’s side are leading the race for the playmaker. Suarez is out of favour …

‘Deserves A Run In The Team’ – Chelsea Fans Keen To See Forgotten Conte Signing Given Opportunity To Shine

Marcos Alonso did not perform particularly well in the 2-0 win over Fulham on Sunday and was substituted with 12 minutes to go with Davide Zappacosta taking his place. Speaking at his pre-match press conference today, manager Maurizio Sarri revealed that the Spaniard has been suffering with a back injury and was not fully fit. …

Chelsea Star Delighted As He Signs New Contract Keeping Him At The Club Until 2022

Chelsea fullback Cesar Azpilicueta has signed a new three and a half year contract with the club, the Blues have confirmed. The Spaniard’s new deal expires in 2022, meaning he will have been at the club for a decade if he reaches the end of the contract. Azpilicueta has captained Chelsea in Gary Cahill’s absence …

Chelsea Make First Official Bid For £70m Rated Bundesliga Star But There’s A Problem

Chelsea have placed an offer on the table for Borussia Dortmund winger Christian Pulisic, according to the Evening Standard. The Blues have reportedly bid below the Bundesliga’s club’s £70m asking price but there appears to be another major problem with the deal, other than the price tag. Pulisic reportedly favours a move to Liverpool so he …

Chelsea Reveal The Reason Behind Why Ross Barkley Was Not In The Squad Against Fulham

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Chelsea attacking midfielder Ross Barkley was a surprise omission from the squad to face Fulham yesterday afternoon. The England international played the full 90 minutes in the 4-0 win over PAOK Salonika on Thursday night but was not even included on the bench against the Cottagers. On the Blues’ official Twitter account, the club revealed …

REPORT – Chelsea Reject Enquiry From Barcelona For Out Of Favour Centre Back

Chelsea have turned down an enquiry from Barcelona for centre-back Andreas Christensen, according to reports in the English media. The Catalan club are seeking a replacement for Samuel Umtiti who looks set to be sidelined with a knee injury for the long term. The Frenchman has been suffering with the problem since the summer but …

‘Play Him On Sunday’ ‘He’s The Future Of Chelsea’ – Fans on Twitter Call On Sarri To Give 18 Year Old Premier League Chance

Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi was named man of the match after picking up a goal and assist against PAOK in the Europa League on Thursday night. Manager Maurizio Sarri was, however, cautious with his praise of the 18-year-old after the game, stating the forward needs to work on the defensive aspects of his game: “I …

Chelsea V Fulham Match Preview And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

Chelsea will want to recover from a poor display against Tottenham last week with an improved performance versus Fulham on Sunday. The Blues’ comfortable 4-0 win over ten-man PAOK last night would have certainly done them no harm, but they’ll want to get back to winning ways in the Premier League. Manager Maurizio Sarri has …

Chelsea Monitoring Situation As German International Marksman Stalls On Signing New Contract

Chelsea are among the teams tracking RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner, according to reports in Germany. The German international is currently in a contract standoff with his club despite being offered €6m (£5.3m) a year, which would double his current salary. Werner is said to be keen to wait and see if a bigger club …

Chelsea On Alert As Questions Over £79m Rated Real Madrid Star’s Future Emerge

Chelsea are one of the team’s keeping an eye on Real Madrid midfielder Isco’s situation at the Spanish club, according to reports in Italy. The playmaker was one of the first names on the teamsheet under previous coach Zinedine Zidane but has fallen out of favour following Santiago Solari’s appointment. Isco was not in the …