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Chelsea midfielder admits future at Stamford Bridge hangs in the balance

Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek has admitted his future at Stamford Bridge is still up in the air. The 22-year-old spent last term on-loan with London rivals Crystal Palace after failing to establish himself in Antonio Conte’s first-team plans the year prior. And after a successful season at Selhurst Park, Loftus-Cheek was called up for the …

Hazard won’t commit to Chelsea until signings are made

Chelsea star Eden Hazard has admitted that he wants to know more about the club’s current uncertainty before deciding his future. Hazard has been linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge pretty much every summer since he signed from Lille in 2012, but this summer’s speculation has intensified somewhat due to uncertainty surrounding the …

Blues join race for highly rated AS Roma star

Alessandro Florenzi

Chelsea have joined the race to sign AS Roma midfielder Alessandro Florenzi. Gazzetta dello Sport claim the Italy international will leave Rome this summer after a breakdown in negotiations to extend his contract. Florenzi is reportedly demanding as much as £3.5 million per year in wages in order to extend his deal at the Stadio Olimpico …

Chelsea fans slam proposed move for 30-year-old Juventus striker

Gonzalo Higuain

Chelsea fans have slammed a proposed move that will see Gonzalo Higuain move to Stamford Bridge this summer.  It has been reported Higuain will be free to leave Juve this summer despite scoring 23 times for The Old Lady last season, with manager Massimiliano Allegri keen to replace the Argentine. Allegri is eyeing both Manchester United’s Anthony …

Juventus star leaves Chelsea hanging in the balance

Gonzalo Higuain

Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain has left Chelsea hanging in the balance with the latest comments on his future. It has been reported Higuain will be free to leave Juve this summer despite scoring 23 times for The Old Lady last season. The Argentina international has been heavily linked with a move to Stamford Bridge, with …

Chelsea to battle La Liga duo for £70 million rated France international

Thomas Lemar

Chelsea are set to battle it out with both Barcelona and Atletico Madrid for the signature of Thomas Lemar, according to reports. Spanish outlet Sport claim the Blues are eyeing the AS Monaco winger as they look to rebuild their squad after a disappointing season at Stamford Bridge. Lemar is also seen as a potential replacement for …

Chelsea in advanced talks with Arsenal and United target

Jean Michael Seri

Chelsea are reportedly in advanced talks to sign Nice midfielder Jean-Michael Seri. The Ivory Coast midfielder has been a revelation over the past couple of seasons and his fine performances have attracted a lot of attention this summer, with clubs including Manchester United and Arsenal said to be monitoring his situation at the Ligue 1 …

Thibaut Courtois brings to an end Real Madrid speculation with latest comments

Thibaut Courtois

Thibaut Courtois has ended speculation that he will leave Chelsea this summer for Real Madrid, insisting he remains committed to the South West London club. The Belgian was reported to be on his way out of Stamford Bridge, with Madrid keen to take on the 26-year-old as a long term replacement for Keylor Navas. Courtois …

Morata to remain at Stamford Bridge next season despite speculation of early departure

Chelsea have revealed they will not allow Alvaro Morata to leave Stamford Bridge this season. The Spain striker joined the Blues last summer as a club record £60 million signing, however has endured a difficult first season at the club. Morata managed just 15 goals in 48 appearances for Antonio Conte’s side, and only 11 …

Chelsea in talks over Brazilian wonderkid

Chelsea are reportedly looking into the possibility of signing Brazilian winger Malcom this summer. The Blues have already held talks with Bordeaux representatives over a transfer for the youngster, and face strict competition from the likes of Liverpool and Spurs. Malcom is one of the brightest up and coming talents in world football and has …

Blues ready to make approach for Stoke City star

Chelsea are ready to step up their interest in Stoker City keeper Jack Butland, according to reports. Butland was relegated with the Potters last season, and is now thought to be looking for a move away from the bet365 to keep alive his dream of becoming England’s number one keeper. The 25-year-old will travel to …

‘Chelsea must replace Diego Costa this summer’ says former Blues star

Chelsea must do their best to vill the void left by Diego Costa this summer, says former Blue Frank Sinclair. Costa left Chelsea last summer to rejoin former side Atletico Madrid, with whom he joined forces in January after the Spanish side’s transfer ban had ended. The Spaniard scored 59 times in three seasons for …

Loftus-Cheek should leave Stamford Bridge insists former Blue

Ruben Loftus-Cheek should seek to leave Chelsea this summer, says former Blue Pat Nevin. The 22-year-old spent last season on-loan with fellow Premier League side Crystal Palace, where his impressive performances earned him an unlikely call-up to Gareth Southgate’s England squad for this summer’s World Cup in Russia. Palace manager Roy Hodgson has stated his …

Batshuayi on verge on permanent Bundesliga move

Michy Batshuyai

Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi is close to securing a permanent move to Borussia Dortmund, according to reports. Batshuayi joined the Bundesliga outfit on a six-month loan deal in January after failing to establish himself as a regular starter at Stamford Bridge. Since his move to Germany however, the Belgium international has flourished. Batshuayi scored seven …

Hazard for Bale – Chelsea backed to complete phenomenal summer swap deal

Former England star Jamie Redknapp believes Gareth Bale could join Chelsea this summer if Eden Hazard moves to Real Madrid. Hazard has emerged as Madrid’s number one transfer target this summer amidst uncertainty over the future of Cristiano Ronaldo, who appeared to say goodbye to Madrid fans after the weekend’s Champions League final victory over …

Premier League legend outlines who Chelsea must buy this summer

Sky Sports pundit and former Arsenal star Paul Merson insists Chelsea must sign both a defender and a striker this summer if they are to mount a challenge for the Premier League next season. The Blues finished fifth in the league last term, although managed to salvage what was an otherwise poor season with an …

Maurizio Sarri signs deal to replace Antonio Conte

Former Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri has signed a deal that will see him replace Antonio Conte as Chelsea’s manager, according to reports from Italy. Blues owner Roman Abramovich had a seven-hour meeting with Sarri yesterday who left Napoli earlier this week only days after guiding them to a second placed finish in Serie A. Following …

Blues fans torn on Gonzalo Higuain links

Gonzalo Higuain

Chelsea fans are torn over reports that the Blues are set to land Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain this summer. The Argentine will reportedly be allowed to leave Turin this summer despite scoring 21 times in all competitions last season, with The Old Lady ready to listen to offers in the region of €55 million for …