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Chelsea Still Hoping For Falcao Deal

Chelsea have been given a ray of hope, as one of their prime summer targets – Radamel Falcao, has declared that there has been no deal agreed between him and FC Monaco as speculated in the European media. Falcao is one of the world’s finest strikers, plying his trade at Atletico Madrid, and the continent’s …

Chelsea Keen On Rooney After Falcao Snub

If the Blues are to challenge for the Premier League title next season, they need an out-and-out striker who can score 20-30 league goals for them. Fernando Torres and Demba Ba have astonishingly failed to register even 10 league goals between them, with the pair having netted just nine league goals in 48 league appearances. …

Chelsea To Make U-Turn Over Lampard Contract Extension

The protracted contract saga of England international, Frank Lampard has rambled on from the start of the season, with the 34-year-old initially not being offered an extension to his current deal which expires at the end of the season. Things looked bleak for the former West Ham player ever since Chelsea left-back Ashley Cole, whose …

David Luiz Excited At Prospect Of Wayne Rooney Joining Chelsea

Sir Alex Ferguson’s untimely decision to announce his retirement from his post left United and the entire footballing world in shock. As the club was reeling from this decision, another bomb was dropped on the Red Devils as news broke out about striker Wayne Rooney’s wish to leave the club for the second time in …

Monaco Set To Steal Chelsea Target Falcao?

French club Monaco have emerged as the club to have reportedly struck a deal with Atletico Madrid for the transfer of their striker Radamel Falcao, who has been on Chelsea’s radar throughout the season. Falcao began his career at Argentinian club River Plate, a team that has seen the likes of Gonzalo Higuain, Javier Mascherano …

Could Mourinho’s Return Result In New Deal For Lampard?

The former Chelsea manager has been strongly tipped to return to Stamford Bridge, after nearly six years since his ill-mannered departure, in order to replace the outbound Rafael Benitez. The 50-year-old is currently the manager at Spanish powerhouses Real Madrid, and he is set to be the 11th manager appointed in Abramovich’s era. David Moyes …

Chelsea Captain Set For Summer Exit?

The 32-year-old John Terry has seen himself warming the bench ever since Rafael Benitez was appointed as Roberto Di Matteo’s successor back in November last year. Under Benitez’s control, Terry has been more of a squad player with Branislav Ivanovic, Gary Cahill and David Luiz all in front of him in the pecking order. The …

Bayern’s Withdrawal Leaves Chelsea Favorites For Rooney

Reports of Rooney’s unrest at United broke out in the past week in the wake of Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement and the legendary manager confirmed the rumors when he was interviewed by Sky Sports after the win against Swansea City. It was understood that the English front man is unhappy with his current role in …

Moyes’ First Task As United Boss – Address Rooney’s Future

Following Sir Alex Ferguson’s untimely and shocking decision to step down as Manchester United manager at the end of the current season, the footballing world went into overdrive guessing who was going to be his successor. SkySports News immediately had current Everton manager David Moyes in “pole-position” to replace Sir Alex in the Old Trafford …

Chelsea Dealt Major Transfer Blow

Champions League holders, Chelsea, are desperate to land a prolific striker in the summer since record £50 million signing Fernando Torres continues to be a flop. Although the Spanish international has scored 20 goals in all competitions this season, he is yet to find the back of the net in the Premier League in 2013. …

Lukaku – Will He Return To Play At The Bridge Next Season?

When striker Romelu Lukaku was signed by then Chelsea boss, Andre Villas-Boas, in August 2011 for a fee of £10 million, expectations were high. However, there was no scope for regular first-team action for the youngster due to the stature of a certain Didier Drogba, who led the attack for the Blues at the time. …

Chelsea Ever Closer To Signing German Star Striker

Chelsea are reportedly getting ever closer to signing striker Andre Schurrle from Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen on a pre-contract, as a move to improve their strike force for next season. The Blues are currently battling hard with fellow London sides – Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal to win a place in the top four of the …

Chelsea Eyeing Bundesliga Raid

The Blues are already planning ahead for next season and are moving early in the transfer market this time around. They have been credited with a strong interest in young German striker Andre Schurrle from Bayer Leverkusen, with many expecting the deal to be concluded and announced in the next few weeks. According to Metro, …

Luiz To Replace Terry As Chelsea Captain?

David Luiz joined Chelsea in January 2011 along with record signing Fernando Torres, and he was expected to be overshadowed by the Spaniard. However, it has not been a happy time for Torres, and it has actually been Brazilian Luiz who has been starring during his time at Chelsea. Luiz has become a fan favourite …

Torres Too Expensive For A Loan

With Andre Scurrle almost certain to sign for the Blues and with Falcao’s transfer possibly just around the corner, Torres has to do some serious thinking regarding his career. The Spaniard has been out of form since he came to Stamford Bridge and failed to live up to expectations even if he has been given …

Neymar May Be Headed To The Premier League

Neymar may finally move to Europe. Even if his notoriety has reached incredible levels in Brazil, it looks like he has decided not to extend his contract with Santos. The 21 year old international will be one of the most sought after players of the summer. The only issue with Neymar is his price. Valued …

Schurrle’s Signing With Chelsea Imminent

It looks like the moment Chelsea fans have been looking forward to is closer than ever. According to recent rumors Andre Schurrle is about to sign with the Blues by the end of the week. The German international is one of Europe’s most valuable and promising youngsters. He fits perfectly with Chelsea’s new transfer strategy …

Falcao Headed To London Finally?

Falcao is closer to Stamford Bridge than ever. Even if the football season has not yet reached its end, rumors linking the Colombian international to the Blues have been filling the first pages of all major sport publications. According to SkySports, Chelsea’s great relationship with Atletico and Abramovich’s deep pockets are the perfect combination to …