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Van Dijk is the leader Chelsea need to replace John Terry

Chelsea’s defensive line may not have included John Terry for the majority of last season’s Premier League winning campaign but the loss of the long-serving captain is sure to be felt behind the scenes in West London. Terry had been a permanent fixture at Stamford Bridge since the start of the millennia and had been …

Chelsea seek further signings & Conte needs to make moves quickly

Premier League champions Chelsea have already spent significantly during the summer window to bring Antonio Rudiger, Tiemoue Bakayoko, Alvaro Morata and Willy Caballero to Stamford Bridge but their squad hasn’t actually been improved drastically. The losses of Nathan Ake, Asmir Begovic and John Terry mean that the depth of the squad has remained largely the …

How Chelsea Continue Their Genius In The Transfer Market With Bid For England International Next

There have been many reports of Chelsea struggling to land their targets in this transfer window but if you look at their rivals’ transfer buys so far and it is clear to see that only Man City have even come close to Chelsea in terms of buying quality world-class players. It is important to note …

Club-record Chelsea deal is the statement of intent Conte needed

Alvaro Morata Spain

Chelsea stormed to Premier League glory last season but finding success in the transfer window has proved to be a lot more difficult, with the Blues struggling to get major deals over the line and missing out on top-targets. Progress has been made in the last few weeks though as Antonio Conte’s side got deals …

It’s not the end of the world

There has been much talk about Chelsea’s lack of success in this summer’s transfer window, especially when it comes to securing big name strikers. The biggest disappointment so far has been Romelu Lukaku’s headline-making decision to go to Old Trafford instead of Stamford Bridge, despite the Blues finishing top of the league, six places above …

Chelsea Land ‘First Choice Striker’

Alvaro Morata Spain

News broke yesterday of Alvaro Morata’s agreement to join Chelsea from Real Madrid for a fee of around £70m meaning the player who was pursued in a big way by Manchester United is now joining Antonio Conte’s title holders. We will never know if Alvaro Morata was United’s first choice or if he was Chelsea’s; …

Kante issues huge demands ahead of Chelsea’s title defence

N'Golo Kante

Chelsea stormed to Premier League success last season, aided by summer signing N’Golo Kante- a man who won PFA Player of the Year after lifting his second league title in a row, having been a key part of Leicester’s surprise success the previous season. The Blues have endured a difficult summer following their loss to …

Chelsea secure huge deal which could save their summer window

Chelsea’s transfer window so far has been disappointing, with the Blues struggling to sign the top-class striker they need to replace the ousted Diego Costa, but a massive piece of positive news was secured last night. The Premier League champions confirmed that manager Antonio Conte has penned an improved two-year deal at Stamford Bridge, ending …

Sergio Aguero’s Transfer To Chelsea Quashed

Sky Sports this week reported that Chelsea were seriously interested in signing Sergio Aguero from Manchester City. The Blues are in desperate need of a striker this summer, with Diego Costa almost certain to leave the club, and rumours of an interest in Aguero very quickly blew up and left fans excited at the prospect. …

Chelsea’s pursuit of Premier League striker is pointless, they need a new approach

Chelsea’s quest to sign a new striker to replace the ousted Diego Costa at Stamford Bridge is proving to be incredibly problematic for Antonio Conte’s side, as they missed out on the services of Romelu Lukaku and have struggled to make progress elsewhere. A wealth of top-class strikers have been linked with a move to …

Report suggests Chelsea could prioritise transfer of Premier League forward

Chelsea have endured a difficult transfer window thus far but have made two major moves in recent weeks, bringing in Antonio Rudiger and Tiemoue Bakayoko to strengthen their options in defence and midfield respectively. Those two new additions will allow Conte to build a new spine through his time and his final piece of the …

Chelsea finally secure major deal, now need to focus on a striker

Monaco's Tiemoue Bakayoko in action with Juventus' Paulo Dybala

Chelsea fans would have been forgiven for breathing a huge sigh of relief yesterday as the Blues finally completed a deal to bring Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko to the club, after weeks of speculation and alleged delays in the deal. The French international arrives at Stamford Bridge to partner compatriot N’Golo Kante and will fly …

Star duo left out of Chelsea’s tour squad, exit increasingly likely – plus all the other Chelsea transfer news

Chelsea have endured a difficult transfer window so far as they had only sealed moves for Willy Caballero and Antonio Rudiger before today according to all the news. Antonio Conte still clearly has a lot of work to do in the market, particularly in his search for a new superstar striker, but the Italian is …

Chelsea set to secure major addition but Conte’s work must continue

The summer transfer window hasn’t exactly gone to plan for Chelsea so far as Antonio Conte’s side have found real problems trying to lure their prime-targets to Stamford Bridge, with the biggest blow coming last week as Manchester United won the race for Romelu Lukaku. Progress has been made in the past seven days though …

Chelsea boost as insider suggest prime-target has snubbed Man United

Monaco's Tiemoue Bakayoko in action with Juventus' Paulo Dybala

Chelsea have endured a frustrating transfer window thus far and the biggest blow to Antonio Conte’s side came last week, with Manchester United winning the race to land Romelu Lukaku from Everton- leaving the Blues empty-handed in their quest to sign a striker. Conte’s only major addition so far this summer is the capture of …

Chelsea offered superstar striker, it’s a deal they have to take

Chelsea have endured a difficult transfer window thus far, with Antonio Conte’s side missing out on key-targets and finding themselves under pressure to complete significant deals- especially as their Premier League rivals are making waves. Arsenal have splashed a club-record fee to bring Alexandre Lacazette to North London and Manchester United, of course, beat the …

Chelsea finally set to seal move for Antonio Conte’s prime midfield target

Monaco's Tiemoue Bakayoko in action with Juventus' Paulo Dybala

Chelsea have endured a frustrating transfer window so far, with the risk of things boiling over last week following the Blues’ loss in the battle with Manchester United for the services of Everton striker Romelu Lukaku, who sealed a move worth £75m to join Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford. That’s left Chelsea in a difficult …

Chelsea set to approve exit for highly-rated midfielder this week

Chelsea’s transfer window so far has certainly been a frustrating one, with the Blues failing to get any major deals over the line and being handed a huge blow last week as Manchester United won the race for Everton striker Romelu Lukaku. Fortunately though, there’s still plenty of time ahead for Antonio Conte’s side. The …