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Mourinho To Force Spanish Exodus?

Jose Mourinho has returned to Stamford Bridge after a “brief” trip across Europe which included stays at Inter Milan and Real Madrid. Now that he is back to the place which he loves and where is loved, the odds of Chelsea rising to the very top once again have improved drastically. The Blues are tipped …

Sneijder In Line For Shock Chelsea Move?

The 28-year old Sneijder has only recently moved to eventual Turkish champions Galatasaray in January and he has since featured 12 times for them. Prior to the transfer, his relationship with officials at former club Inter Milan turned sour over a period of time, especially after Mourinho left Inter to join Real Madrid back in …

Chelsea ‘Might Not Spend’ In Summer – Mourinho

After weeks and weeks of speculation, Chelsea have finally sealed the deal for Mourinho to return to Stamford Bridge for his second stint at the club. His appointment was confirmed on Monday after the Portuguese signed a new 5-year deal with the London club. Chelsea have suddenly become favorites for the league title next season, given their …

Mourinho Sealed Chelsea Return in Five Minutes!

After spending three years at the Bernabeu, Mourinho announced his departure from Real Madrid at the end of the campaign, with numerous reports already linking him with the Chelsea job. The Portuguese manager kept dropping subtle hints about his return to Stamford Bridge during the latter stages of his spell in Madrid, suggesting that he …

Schurrle To Chelsea Deal Unbelievably Hits Snag

10 things you need to know about Andre Schurrle

Chelsea have been linked with the German attacker for the last few months and it looks like newly appointed manager Jose Mourinho’s first task since returning to Stamford Bridge will be to put the finishing touches to this long drawn out saga which we thought was over when we reported on it last week. Schurrle’s …

Jose Mourinho – Every Reporters Dream – Most Classic Quotes & Comments

Jose Mourinho - Every Reporters Dream - Most Classic Quotes & Comments

Jose Mourinho has has never been short on things to say or shy about voicing his opinions no matter which language you speak as reporters and press in Portugal, England, Italy and Spain can attest. During his numerous press conferences and interviews he has given there have been so many golden nuggets and glorious soundbites …

Jose Mourinho Comes Home To Chelsea

Jose Mourinho Comes Home To Chelsea

So today as reported by the BBC Chelsea Football Club have confirmed the reappointment of Jose Mourinho. The “Special One” returns to Chelsea for a second spell in charge and has signed a 4 year deal to manage the club this time around. Mourinho will be replacing outgoing interim manager Rafa Benitez who led the …

Mourinho Keen On Recruiting Porto Defender

Mourinho Keen On Recruiting New Defender

The Blues are reportedly on the verge of re-appointing the ‘Special One’ as their manager on a four-year contract after he confirmed his departure from Real Madrid at the end of the current campaign. Even though the London side are widely tipped to purchase a new striker, Mourinho is planning to reinforce the defensive department …

Even The FA Think Mourinho Is Coming Back

Jose Mourinho Comes Home To Chelsea

The possible or is it definite return of Jose Mourinho to Chelsea is the most talked about story in football at the moment and it is viewed as simply a matter of time until the Special One is announced as Chelsea FC manager. Mourinho was in charge of Real Madrid for the last time yesterday …

Chelsea’s Mikel Keen To Represent His Country

Chelsea’s Mikel A Country Man

Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has admitted that he loves playing for his nation – Nigeria, and will continue to do so, despite asking to pull out of their recent international friendly against Mexico. Mikel has not been involved so much with the Chelsea squad in the latter half of the season due to a …

Chelsea Now Ready To Do Deal For Hulk?

Hulk Wanted By Chelsea?

Even though media reports are flooding in about the impending arrival of Jose Mourinho, reports from Russia suggest offers have been made for Zenit St. Petersburg striker Hulk by two Premier League clubs, one of whom is reportedly Chelsea. Mourinho’s arrival is set to be confirmed by the club this week but transfers are happening …

Lukaku Fancies Chelsea First Team Spot

Lukaku Eyes Chelsea Return

Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku was in sensational form this season, as his 17 goals in 35 appearances helped West Brom achieve an eighth-place finish in the table with 49 points, their highest points tally in the Premier League era. Lukaku impressed as a teenager for his childhood club Anderlecht, and scored 41 goals in 98 …

The Special One Ever Closer To Historic Bridge Return

The Special One Close On Bridge Return

Talks of Jose Mourinho’s imminent return to Stamford Bridge have now progressed, with the former Real Madrid manager, reportedly spotted in London, preparing a back-room staff for his second spell at Chelsea. Ever since Madrid president, Florentino Perez, declared that the club would part company with Mourinho, the fans and experts were expecting a swift …

Thibaut Courtois Hoping For Extended Atletico Stay

Courtois Hoping For Extended Atletico Stay

Thibaut Courtois was purchased by Chelsea back in 2011 from Belgian club Genk. He was then immediately loaned out to Atletico Madrid where he had a memorable debut season. He established himself as the number one choice in goal and put in some solid performances between the sticks for Atletico. He capped off an impressive …

Essien Wanting To Follow “Daddy” Mourinho Back

Essien Wants To Follow 'Daddy's Footsteps!

Ghana international, Michael Essien was brought to Chelsea initially back in 2005 by Mourinho himself for a hefty £24.4million fee from French outfit Lyon, when the Portugese was first in charge at Stamford Bridge. Mourinho then moved on to Inter Milan and then to Real Madrid. Essien stayed put at Chelsea and is still plying his …

Monaco Lining Up £25 Million Move For Chelsea Defender

Monaco Lining Up £25 Million Move For Chelsea Defender

Monaco are the newest cash-rich club pumping out excessive and exorbitant transfer bids, backed by yet another Russion billionaire, Dmitry Rybolovlev. They are following in the footsteps of Chelsea, Manchester City and PSG, who have proved that money can indeed win you trophies. The newly-promoted Ligue 1 outfit have already acquired the talented duo of …

Schurrle Deal Complete – Finally!

Andre Schurrle

So what has seemed like the longest on-again/off-again transfer of all time has finally been completed. As reported this morning on Sky Sports News, the 22 year old German forward, André Schürrle has agreed to move from Bayer Leverkusen to Chelsea ending one of the most protracted moves in recent memory. Going the other way …

Could Falcao Really Be Set To Choose Monaco Over Chelsea?

Falcao Set To Choose Monaco Over Chelsea

Colombian striker Radamel Falcao has been in prolific form for Atletico Madrid since joining them for a club record fee of €40 million in the summer of 2011, scoring nearly a goal per game. The prolific forward has plundered in 70 goals in 90 appearances, helping the Spanish outfit to three trophies – Europa League, …