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Batshuayi still prepared to fight for Chelsea future

Michy Batshuayi is not looking to move to Valencia permanently, and is determined to fight for his place at Chelsea. The Belgium international joined the La Liga side on a season-long loan during the summer, however has made just two starts for Marcelino García Toral’s side, scoring once. Batshauyi also spent the latter half of last …

Jorginho reveals the reason he snubbed Manchester City for Chelsea this summer

Jorginho says decided to join Chelsea over Manchester City this summer in order to work with Maurizio Sarri. The Italy midfielder was heavily linked with both clubs during the summer after an impressive season in Serie A with Napoli. Manchester City were confident of landing the 26-year-old, however had him stolen from under their noses …

Chelsea Target Reportedly Set To Have Release Clause Increased To £178m

Chelsea target Lorenzo Insigne could have his release clause increased to €200m (£178m) now he has switched agents, according to reports in Italy. The Napoli winger was a player Maurizio Sarri was looking to sign in the summer, along with teammate Jorginho, but the Serie A club’s owner Aurelio De Laurentiis refused to sanction the …

Have Your Say: Which striker should Chelsea sign in January?

Chelsea have enjoyed an almost perfect start to life under new manager Maurizio Sarri. Undefeated in the Premier League having won five out of their six top flight fixtures so far, and safe and sound through to the fourth round of the Carabao Cup – life is dandy at Stamford Bridge. Summer signings Jorginho, Mateo …

Championship Side Targeting January Offer For Chelsea Veteran

Championship club Sheffield Wednesday are targeting a move for Chelsea defender Gary Cahill in the January transfer window, according to reports. The 32-year-old has struggled for game time under Maurizio Sarri so far this season, falling behind Antonio Rudiger, David Luiz and Andreas Christensen in the pecking order at Stamford Bridge. Cahill spoke out last week …

Chelsea fans delighted as youngster pens new long-term deal at Stamford Bridge

Chelsea fans are delighted with the news that Ethan Ampadu has signed a new long term contract at Stamford Bridge.  Ampadu, 18, signed a new five-year deal with the club late last week. The Welshman has made seven appearances for Chelsea’s first team, however has yet to feature under new boss Maurizio Sarri. He could …

Turkish Giants Line Up Offer For Chelsea Star With Contract Situation Still Unresolved

Besiktas are looking to sign Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud, according to reports in Turkey. The France international’s contract expires in the summer, and he will be able to talk to foreign clubs in January about a free transfer switch at the end of the season. Giroud signed an 18-month deal with the Blues after his £15m …

Chelsea Lining Up Serbian Hitman As Potential Morata Replacement

Chelsea are weighing up a move for Fulham striker Aleksandar Mitrovic, according to reports. Blues boss Maurizio Sarri is said to be unconvinced by Alvaro Morata and is keen on the Serbian international as a possible alternative. Mitrovic only signed for the Cottagers from Newcastle in a £27m deal in the summer, but he has …

Sevilla Among Trio Of Clubs Watching Chelsea’s Star’s Contract Situation

Sevilla have joined the likes of AC Milan and Inter Milan in pursuing Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas, according to reports in the Italian media. The 31-year-old’s contract expires in the summer and he has had a frustrating start to the campaign after being sidelined with a knee injury that he sustained in pre-season. Fabregas could …

Warnock Calls On Sarri To Loan Him Chelsea Starlet In January

Cardiff City manager Neil Warnock wants Chelsea to loan Ethan Ampadu to the Welsh club during the January transfer window. The Bluebirds boss thinks the Blues should be allowing more of their young talent out on loan to Premier League clubs in order to aid their development as players: “I think they should loan us …

Loftus-Cheek Refuses To Rule Out Return To Crystal Palace

Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek is not ruling out a return to Crystal Palace in the future. The 22-year-old spent last season on loan at Selhurst Park, and when asked if he would consider a second spell with the Eagles, he said: “Possibly but it is still far away – there are still a lot of games …

Willian: “I never wanted to leave Chelsea”

Chelsea star Willian says he never wanted to leave Stamford Bridge this summer. The Brazilian international has reported to close to joining both Barcelona or Manchester United on numerous occasions throughout the transfer window following a fall out with ex-Chelsea boss Antonio Conte. Willian fell out of favour with the Italian towards the end of …

Chelsea Join Four Clubs In Race To Sign Ligue One Star On Free Transfer

Chelsea Target PSG Teen Sensation!

Chelsea have joined a whole host of clubs in pursuing Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Adrien Rabiot, according to reports from France. The Blues, Bayern Munich and Juventus are now said to be keen on the Frenchman, in addition to Barcelona and Liverpool who have been heavily linked with the 23-year-old in recent weeks. Rabiot’s contract expires …

Arsenal legend suggests Ruben Loftus-Cheek should leave Chelsea in search of regular football

Arsenal legend Paul Merson says he feels sorry for Ruben Loftus-Cheek at Chelsea. The 22-year-old midfielder was denied loan moves to both Crystal Palace and Schalke during the summer, with manager Maurizio Sarri keen to have him part of his first-team this season. But with the Blues’ midfield stronger than ever and Sarri opting for …

Liverpool star says Chelsea will regret letting go of Tiemoue Bakayoko

Liverpool midfielder Fabinho believes Chelsea will rue letting go of Tiemoue Bakayoko this summer. Bakayoko joined Chelsea in the summer of 2017 in a £40 million from AS Monaco, however failed to impose himself in a difficult first season at Stamford Bridge. The French midfielder’s form saw him shipped out on-loan to AC Milan back …

“Very exciting” – Chelsea fans react to sensational Leon Bailey rumours

Chelsea target Leon Bailey wants to move to Stamford Bridge as soon as January, according to reports.  The Bayer Leverkusen winger has heavily linked with a move to the Premier League this summer, with Arsenal and Chelsea just two of a handful of clubs believed the chasing the 21-year-old. Bailey scored 12 goals in 34 …

Chelsea target wants Stamford Bridge move as soon as January

Chelsea and Arsenal target Leon Bailey wants to move to Stamford Bridge as soon as January, according to reports.  The Bayer Leverkusen winger has heavily linked with a move to the Premier League this summer, with Arsenal and Chelsea just two of a handful of clubs believed the chasing the 21-year-old. Bailey scored 12 goals …

Chelsea Coach Reveals France International Keeper Wanted Move To Stamford Bridge

Chelsea coach Christophe Lollichon has revealed that Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Alphonse Areola wanted to join the Blues in the summer. Speaking to the French media, the club’s head of goalkeeping said he was also keen for the 25-year-old to move to Stamford Bridge, but the Blues opted to go in a different direction: “We spoke …