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United Losing van Ginkel To Chelsea

Manchester United seem to have lost one of their young transfer targets in Vitesse’s Marco van Ginkel, as the Dutch star is close on a move to United’s arch rivals Chelsea, after he has been reassured of regular football at Stamford Bridge. The 20-year old has been impressing scouts from the elite clubs around Europe, …

Chelsea After French Prodigy?

Chelsea could be making another surprise move, as they are reportedly chasing the signature of Saint Etienne defender Kurt Zouma, who is being offered by the French side for a reported £10 million, easily affordable for the London based outfit. Jose Mourinho is looking to build a strong foundation at the club, and that can …

Lukaku Will Fight For His Place At Chelsea

Romelu Lukaku has vowed to work harder than ever to earn a place in the first team under new manager Jose Mourinho, after the Belgian’s future was subject to speculation due to Chelsea’s transfer ambitions to buy the best strikers in the world. Mourinho’s arrival at the club has brought a new challenge for the …

Chelsea Could Still Convince Cavani

Edinson Cavani has controversially announced that his future has not yet been decided, after Chelsea thought for a while that their target is set to join Real Madrid instead, but now will make a last ditch attempt to convince the striker. Jose Mourinho is reportedly a big fan of the Uruguayan striker, and had made …

Chelsea Youngster Wants Dortmund Move

The youngster Kevin De Bruyne was purchased by the London club back in January 2011 from Racing Genk and he was immediately loaned back to them for the remainder of the season. After returning to Chelsea he was once again sent for a second loan spell, this time to German outfit Werder Bremen. On both …

Hulk Could Pick Chelsea After Brazilian Tour

Hulk’s agent has revealed that the player’s future will gain more clarity after the ongoing FIFA Confederations Cup in Brazil, where the Zenit St. Petersburg striker is representing the home side. Roman Abramovich has been looking to bolster his side with firepower up front, and has targeted multiple strikers in this summer’s transfer market. However, …

Torres’ Future On The Line

Fernando Torres has spoken to the media about Jose Mourinho’s arrival at the club, and said that he looked forward to meeting the former Real Madrid manager to know how he planned to use the striker, and how to prepare for the next Barclays Premier League campaign. Ever since Mourinho’s arrival was confirmed by the …

Barcelona Target Move For Mata

Barcelona are the latest team to be linked with a move for Chelsea star Juan Mata, after speculation of Jose Mourinho’s plans were not centered around the Spaniard, despite an impressive season at Stamford Bridge. Mata, who has been one of the most influential midfielders in the Barclays Premier League, never-mind Chelsea, won the award …

Rising Dutch Star Attracting Big English Sides

The 20-year old has been making some waves in the continent in recent weeks as he ended the domestic campaign on a high with his club Vitesse Arnhem. It was believed that the likes of Chelsea were monitoring his progress over the course of the previous season and are weighing up a move for him in …

No Mourinho Reunion – Sneijder

The 29-year old worked under Mourinho during the duo’s time at Inter Milan. The partnership yielded significantly as Sneijder and Mourinho both progressed individually along with collectively winning several trophies for the Italian giants. Mourinho then moved onto Real Madrid and Sneijder switched to Turkish club Galatasaray last season. Mourinho made a sensational return to …

Youngster Opts Villa Over Chelsea

Aston Villa’s newest signing from Denmark – Jores Okore has revealed that he was impressed by how much belief Villa as a club and boss Paul Lambert had in the defender, which was the primarily the reason why he chose them over Chelsea. Okore completed the switch from Danish club FC-Nordsjælland to Villa this week …

Chelsea Losing Battle For Cavani

Chelsea have been linked with various players this summer, but Napoli striker Edinson Cavani, who has been one of the biggest and most expensive targets for Jose Mourinho, could be on his way to Real Madrid, according to the player’s father. The Blues have been undergoing talks with Napoli chiefs as revealed by the club …

Spanish Clubs Lining Up For Fernando Torres

News broke out over the last few days suggesting that there was a dark cloud hovering above Fernando Torres’ career at Chelsea after it was reported that the Spaniard was set to meet new manager Jose Mourinho to discuss his place and role in the team for next season, before making any decision regarding his …

Mourinho Major Factor Behind Chelsea Move – Schurrle

The German finally sealed his switch to the London outfit for next season and thus ended one of the longest ongoing transfer sagas of this summer. The 22-year old was linked with the Blues even way before the previous season ended, and was being regarded as the first piece of Chelsea’s summer rebuilding puzzle post …

Can Chelsea Win Race For Draxler?

Chelsea are reportedly showing initial interest in Schalke’s midfielder, Julian Draxler, after it has been revealed that the Blues are in the race to sign the young German international who has impressed the elite clubs in the continent. With Jose Mourinho officially introduced as manager in this past week, the Portuguese has already begun listing …

Ba To Make Hammers Return?

West Ham United are considering a bid to bring Demba Ba back to Upton Park on loan, after the Senegalese failed to secure regular first team football after his winter switch from Newcastle United to Chelsea. The Blues are planning mega moves in this transfer window, and Jose Mourinho will have to make big decisions …

Is van Ginkel The New Lampard?

Chelsea have been linked with a move for Dutch side Vitesse’s midfielder Marco van Ginkel, and as we know more about the player’s attributes, the more we see resemblance to a Chelsea legend – Frank Lampard. Van Ginkel is a young central midfielder who has attracted interest from all over Europe, with the best teams …

Chelsea In Queue For Dutch Starlet

Chelsea are chasing the signature of Dutch youngster Marco van Ginkel who plays for local side Vitesse, but according to the player’s agent, the Blues are one of many clubs who are in line to sign up the impressive midfielder. Van Ginkel, who is a regular in the Vitesse, has been rated highly not only …