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Lukaku Has Earned His Chance, But Is He The Best Option?

Chelsea star Romelu Lukaku has vowed to impress the Stamford Bridge faithful, as he hopes to play a vital role in Jose Mourinho’s second stint at the club, after gaining quite a reputation in his year-long loan spell at West Bromwich Albion. As the start of the new Barclays Premier League season approaches, Mourinho is …

Benteke Wants To Sign For Spurs; Aston Villa Want Him To Sign For Chelsea With Lukaku Involved?

The 22-year old Benteke recently submitted a transfer request as he wants out from Villa Park. This resulted in a flurry of clubs sitting up and taking notice of the situation and hastily assembling a strategy for the highly-rated striker. However, two clubs which are leading from the rest which had included Arsenal and are …

Martinez Looking to Bring His Former Wigan Player To Everton

Roberto Martinez was installed as the new Everton chief after the long serving David Moyes departed to fill the vacant Manchester United post. Martinez has already made his mark in his short time at Goodison Park as he has brought along Arouna Kone with him to Merseyside and is now in advanced talks over bringing …

Barca Want Luiz If They Cannot Buy Silva To Strengthen Their Defense

The La Liga champions, not surprisingly, are keen to reinforce their defensive options ahead of the new season. Club captain Carlos Puyol is not getting any younger and there are doubts regarding Javier Mascherano’s ability at centre-back. The Catalan club were famously ripped to shreds in the Champions League semi-final last season, with their defence …

West Brom Turn Down Chelsea Bid For Young Star

Chelsea’s aggressive attempts to sign West Bromwich Albion youngster Isaiah Brown have been turned down, as the latter claimed the offer to be disappointing for a midfielder who has been one of the most exciting prospects at the club. Jose Mourinho is not only working behind the scenes to clinch the marquee signings, but also …

Chelsea Set To Say Bye Bye To Ba

Jose Mourinho has begun his revamp process at the club, and has reportedly given Demba Ba the nod to find a new club, and the Senegalese striker has already held talks with Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala over a proposed move. Chelsea are working on multiple transfer deals, in order to bring top players in, and …

Chelsea’s Oriol Romeu Linked With Return To Spain

Oriol Romeu joined Chelsea back in 2011 from Barcelona at a time when he was considered as one of the brightest young prospects. His move to London has not worked out well for him as his time at Stamford Bridge has been unfortunately hampered by injuries which have ultimately led to a spell of poor …

Chelsea Sign Veteran Mark Schwarzer To Back Up Petr Cech

Chelsea moved quietly yesterday and amongst all the other rumours and high profile transfers, the Blues completed the signing of Australian international goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer on a one year contract. Chelsea had a simple deal to do here as Schwarzer recently decided not to extend his current deal with Chelsea’s West London neighbours, Fulham FC, …

It Is Looking Like PSG Are Beating Chelsea To Cavani

Paris St. Germain’s persistence to sign Edinson Cavani seems to be paying off, as reports emerging from France suggest Chelsea may be beaten to the signature of the Napoli striker, who played exceptionally well for Uruguay in the Confederations Cup. Chelsea have been trying their best to strengthen the frontline, but have been unsuccessful in …

10 Things You Should Know About Chelsea New Boy Marco Van Ginkel

So young midfielder Marco Van Ginkel is Jose Mourinho’s second signing of the transfer window, joining from Vitesee Arnheim. Van Ginkel significantly is the second signing after Andre Schurrle joined from Bayern Leverkusen but the Schurrle deal had been on the table for a while and may have been clinched by Mourinho, but the Van …

Chelsea Very Serious About Buying England Keeper John Ruddy

Chelsea have reportedly shown a serious desire to sign Norwich City goalkeeper John Ruddy, especially after he was picked by England national boss, Roy Hodgson, for the recent international friendlies played  before the end of last season. Jose Mourinho is looking to strengthen his side on all fronts, and as the Portuguese manager enters the …

PSG Bid For Cavani: Chelsea May Turn To Rooney (Or Suarez)

Reports emerging in France suggest Paris St. Germain have finally made the first official move by any club for the sale of Napoli superstar Edinson Cavani, leaving Chelsea to look to Wayne Rooney and Robert Lewandowski if they are outbid for the Uruguayan or Luis Suarez if my colleague is to be believed. Jose Mourinho’s …

Chelsea To Buy Luis Suarez From Liverpool In Most Sensational Transfer Deal Of The Summer

In a rather stunning story as reported by The Express, it seems as though Chelsea could be in the process of purchasing Liverpool’s want-away Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez. This transfer seems strange as it was only a couple of months ago that Suarez was attempting to bite a chunk out of Branislav Ivanovic’s arm and …

Could John Obi Mikel Be On His Way Out Of Chelsea?

John Obi Mikel arrived at Stamford Bridge back in 2006 and has somewhat been a regular these last 7 years, despite the flurry of managers who have come and gone from Chelsea during that period. He has been a mainstay in the midfield, particularly in the previous season as he cemented his place in the …

Chelsea Face Real Madrid Threat For Benfica’s Nemanja Matic

Nemanja Matic is the 24-year old Serbian international currently playing at Portugese club Benfica, and a string of solid performances last season have seen his stock rise exponentially along with attracting a number of interested parties. Two such clubs showing an interest in his services are English and Spanish giants Chelsea and Real Madrid, whose …

Transfer Saga Continues…Chelsea Face Serious Challenge For Cavani

Chelsea are in hot pursuit of Napoli striker Edinson Cavani, but now face stiffened competition from Paris St. Germain, who have reportedly tabled an initial £43 million to hopefully push the Italian outfit into agreeing a deal, which would allow them to talk personal terms with the frontman. Jose Mourinho made his intentions of signing …

Chelsea Score Major Transfer Coup With Marco Van Ginkel Signing

The 20-year old, Marco Van Ginkel is one of the potential super talents of Dutch football and has been signed by Chelsea from Vitesse Arnhem subject to a medical and personal terms being agreed. Van Ginkel – a play-making, box to box, attacking, 6’1″ midfielder – is expected to follow in the footsteps of Holland’s …

Bayern Munich Vs Barcelona For David Luiz

Guardiola started his reign at the Allianz Arena last week and is already down to the business of strengthening his team, and the Spaniard acknowledges that the need of the hour is that of a big name central defender. He is happy with the rest of his squad, but thinks that his defense is something …