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Fabregas Casts Doubt Over Chelsea Future After Growing Frustrated At Lack Of Games

Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas says he is weighing up his options ahead of the January transfer window. The Spaniard has hardly featured in the Premier League this season with the midfielder playing second fiddle to Jorginho in the holding midfield position. Asked whether he is happy with his current role at the club, Fabregas replied: …

Brighton V Chelsea Team News And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

Most of Chelsea’s first team players will have had eight days rest heading into the game against Brighton on Sunday afternoon. Out of those who started against Vidi last night, only Willian and Ross Barkley are likely to start the match at the Amex. Manager Maurizio Sarri does have a couple of injury concerns ahead …

Sporting Director Opens Up On Chances Of Chelsea Signing £70m Rated Bundesliga Star In January

Borussia Dortmund are unlikely to sell Christian Pulisic in the January transfer window, according to the German club’s sporting director. When asked about the American international’s future, Michael Zorc said that he is very confident that the winger will still be at the club come February: “I strongly assume that Christian is still wearing the …

‘I’m So Excited’ ‘We All Know His Talent’ – Fans Back Sarri To Pick Chelsea Starlet As Cahill Replacement

Ethan Ampadu is expected to play at centre-back for Chelsea alongside Andreas Christensen in tonight’s Europa League game against Vidi. The Welsh international has been used mostly as a holding midfielder for club and country at senior level, but many see the 18-year-old’s future at centre-half. Chelsea supporters on Twitter are intrigued to see how …

Milan Weigh Up Loan Offer For Chelsea Flop After Move To Spain Turns Sour

AC Milan may offer to take over Michy Batshuayi’s loan from Valencia in January, according to Sportmediaset.it. The Rossoneri are considering a number of striker targets, with Sampdoria’s Fabio Quagliarella being the Italian side’s number one priority. However, a move for Batshuayi is believed to be possible. The Belgian has struggled for goals since moving to …

‘Please Make It Happen’ Chelsea Fans On Social Media React To Reports Of £40m Bid For Italian International

Chelsea are preparing bid of €45m (£40m) for Cagliari midfielder Nicolo Barella, according to reports in Italy. The Blues are keen to have a deal sewn up by Christmas with both manager Maurizio Sarri and assistant Gianfranco Zola pushing for a deal to happen. Fans on social media are intrigued by the prospect of Barella …

Chelsea Circle As Ligue One Club Seek Buyer For Brazilian Midfield Enforcer

Chelsea are tracking Lille midfielder Thiago Mendes, according to reports in France. The Blues, along with German clubs Schalke and Wolfsburg, are believed to be keen on the Brazilian, with Lille said to be willing to listen to offers for the player in the January transfer window. The French club are looking to sell due …

Chelsea Star Explains How Sarri’s “Terrifying” Reaction To Recent Defeat Inspired City Win

Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger has explained how Maurizio Sarri’s “terrifying” reaction after the defeat to Wolves helped inspire their win over Manchester City at the weekend. The Blues were comfortably the better side at Molineux before two quickfire goals from their opponents in the second half inflicted the London club’s second defeat in three Premier …

Chelsea Weigh Up Swoop For £45m Rated Ligue One Goal Poacher

Chelsea have made Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani their number one striker target for the January transfer window, according to reports in France. The Uruguayan international is 31 years of age and has a contract that expires in 2020. It means PSG could be open to offloading the forward if they receive the right offer. …

How Are Chelsea Doing Against Their Top 7 Rivals So Far This Season?

Chelsea ended last season in a disappointing 5th, disappointing not just that it was outside the top four but also because of the distance between themselves and the champions – no less than 30 points. The only statistic that might have brought a fraction of a smile to the occasional Blues fan was the fact …

‘A Man You Can Trust’ ‘What A Great Player’ – Fans Hail Chelsea Star’s Leadership In City Win

Chelsea captain Cesar Azpilicueta put in a performance worthy of the armband in the 2-0 win over Manchester City on Saturday. The Spaniard hasn’t been his usual consistent self so far this season, but he put in a commanding performance to help keep a clean sheet against the Citizens at the weekend. Fans on social …

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. …