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Milan Step Up Pursuit Of Chelsea Playmaker With Talks Held Over Summer Switch

AC Milan have stepped up their pursuit of Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas, according to reports in Italy. Sporting Director Leonardo has spoken to the midfielder’s representatives about a possible move to the San Siro at the end of the season. Fabregas’s current deal with the Blues expires in the summer, and he will be free …

‘I can’t wait’ ‘Overrated’ ‘Bad Business’ – Fans On Twitter React As Chelsea Close In On New £70m Recruit

Chelsea are closing in on the signing of Borussia Dortmund winger Christian Pulisic, according to reports in the UK. The Blues are believed to be preparing a £70m offer for the American international with a deal possibly taking place during the January transfer window. Many supporters on Twitter think it will be a good purchase, …

Batshuayi Responds To Claims He Could Make Chelsea Return In January

Michy Batshuayi has responded to reports that he could make an early return to Chelsea in the January transfer window. The Belgian international is currently on a season-long loan deal at Valencia but he has struggled for form in front of goal. When asked about cutting his time short in Spain, Batshuayi said he had …

‘Right Time To Move On’ ‘The Guy’s A Legend’ – Fans React To Chelsea Veteran Loan Exit Reports

Chelsea captain Gary Cahill will be allowed to leave on loan in January, according to multiple reports in the English media. The Blues defender has spent seven years at Stamford Bridge, and with his contract expiring at the end of the season, it means a move would effectively end his career at the London club. …

Chelsea Lead Liverpool And Spurs In Race For Dortmund Star With Player Keen On Premier League Switch

Chelsea are leading the race to sign Borussia Dortmund attacking midfielder Christian Pulisic, according to the Guardian. The American international has been heavily linked with both Liverpool and Tottenham in recent months, but the Blues are said to be in the driving seat for his signature. Pulisic has added to the speculation in recent days …

Chelsea Cruises to Europa League Knockouts: Distraction or Opportunity?

Even though Chelsea could only draw 0-0 with Everton at Stamford Bridge last weekend the team remains in good shape. With a 1-0 win over Bate Borisov in their previous game on the fourth matchday of the Europa League Group Stage, Chelsea comfortably qualified for the knockout stage of the competition. The Blues have been …

Cellino Says Chelsea Will Have To Do More Than Make A “Super Offer” To Sign Italian Teenage Sensation

Brescia president Massimo Cellino has set out the conditions for selling midfielder Sandro Tonali. The teenager is on Chelsea’s radar, with manager Maurizio Sarri a keen admirer, but Manchester City have also reportedly sent scouts to watch the 18-year-old in action. Cellino believes that Tonali’s departure won’t be based just on money and that a …

‘I can’t blame him’ ‘He’s a crying baby’ – Intense Debate On Social Media As Chelsea Star Speaks On Exit Rumours

Chelsea defender Andreas Christensen has said he isn’t considering leaving the Blues at the moment despite his lack of matches. New manager Maurizio Sarri has favoured the centre-back pairing of David Luiz and Antonio Rudiger this campaign, with the Danish international having to be satisfied with a place on the bench. Christensen broke into the …

Chelsea Talisman Hazard Makes Frank Admission About His Fitness Levels

Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard has admitted he is still recovering from the exertions of the World Cup, despite his superb start to the Premier League season. The midfielder helped Belgium to the semi-finals in the summer and returned to the Blues very late in pre-season. However, Hazard has scored eight goals in 14 games, making …

REPORT – Chelsea In Four Team Battle For Out Of Favour Barcelona Playmaker

Chelsea are one of four teams keen on Barcelona midfielder Denis Suarez, according to Marca. The Spanish newspaper believes that the Blues, Valencia, Napoli and AC Milan are monitoring the 24-year-old’s situation at the Camp Nou. Barca manager Ernesto Valverde hasn’t picked Suarez in a number of matchday squads this season. The midfielder’s only appearance …

Chelsea V Everton – Team News And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri’s unbeaten run now extends to 17 matches after Thursday evening’s 1-0 win over BATE Borisov. It has been an incredible start for the Italian and he’ll want to continue in the same vein against Everton tomorrow. Marco Silva’s side have won four of their last five games, with their only blip …

‘World Class’ ‘Unreal’ – Chelsea Fans Are All Praising Record Signing on Twitter After Last Night’s Game Against BATE

Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga had to be at his best to keep his clean sheet intact against BATE Borisov last night. The Blues secured a 1-0 win in Belarus but they needed the Spanish shot-stopper to make a few good saves, as well as some luck with BATE hitting the woodwork. Fans on Twitter were quick …

Napoli Try To Steal March On Chelsea In Battle to Land £30m Italian Starlet

Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has opened talks with Brescia owner Massimo Cellino over signing teenage prodigy Sandro Tonali, according to reports in Italy. It is believed that Chelsea, Inter Milan, Roma and Juventus are also keen on signing the 18-year-old but it seems the Partenopei have made the first move. Tonali is reportedly valued at …

‘Poor Call From Sarri’ ‘Why?’ – Chelsea Fans On Twitter Debate Decision To Take Hazard To Belarus

Chelsea talisman Eden Hazard has travelled to Belarus to face BATE Borisov in the Europa League. Reports had suggested that manager Maurizio Sarri would leave the Belgian international out of the squad so he would be fully fit to face Everton on Sunday. Hazard has not started a game since the 2-2 draw against Manchester …

Chelsea Tracking In Form Bournemouth Marksman With January Offer Being Considered

Chelsea are tracking Bournemouth forward Callum Wilson, according to reports in the English media. The 26-year-old has been in good form so far this season, scoring seven goals and providing five assists in 13 appearances. The Blues are said to be planning to scout Wilson for the rest of the calendar year to see if he …

Chelsea Tracking Watford Star As Potential Hazard Replacement

Chelsea are keeping tabs on Watford winger Roberto Pereyra, according to the Mirror. The Blues are reportedly taking precautionary steps if star man Eden Hazard does decide to leave Stamford Bridge. The Belgian playmaker has said he would not leave the club in January, but he has suggested on several occasions that he would be …

BBC Pundit “Furious” With Chelsea Star For Showboating Against Crystal Palace

BBC pundit Garth Crooks was heavily critical of Alvaro Morata despite the Spaniard scoring two crucial goals against Crystal Palace in the 3-1 win yesterday. In the closing stages of the game, the Chelsea striker was sent clean through on goal but failed with his attempt to chip Wayne Hennessey to complete his hat-trick. In …

‘Must Be A joke’ ‘Fake News’ – Fans React To Reports That Chelsea Are Not Interested In Signing Kovacic On A Permanent Deal

Chelsea have no plans to sign Mateo Kovacic on a permanent basis, according to reports in the English media. The Croatian international has featured prominently since joining the Blues on loan from Real Madrid in the summer. Most fans on Twitter want Kovacic to stay, with many not believing the source for the story: Dis …