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Mourinho To Pursue Rooney Till Transfer Deadline Day!

The Chelsea manager has already started reshaping the squad inherited from former interim manager Rafael Benitez by bringing in the likes of Marco van Ginkel and Andre Schurrle. He has also added cover in the goalkeeping department with the acquisition of veteran Mark Schwarzer, whereas last season’s loaned out players like Michael Essien, Romelu Lukaku …

Chelsea Seal Pre-Season With Win

According to Yahoo! Eurosport, Chelsea have completed their pre-season program with a spirited 2-1 victory against AS Roma, after Frank Lampard and Romelu Lukaku scored a goal each coming back from a goal down to the Italian giants to end their tour of the United States. The Blues have been performing impressively over the past …

Chelsea’s Cristian Cuevas Sent To Vitesse On Loan

According to Daily Mail, Chelsea have sent their new youth signing Cristian Cuevas on loan to Vitesse Arnhem to gain first team experience in order to be able to compete for a place in the senior squad next season. Jose Mourinho has been very busy in the transfer market, looking for young players who can …

Mata Excited For New Season Under Mourinho

Once Jose Mourinho was confirmed as the new Chelsea manager, there were reports flying everywhere linking Mata with a move away from the club. It was suggested that the Spaniard doesn’t feature in Mourinho’s plans but Chelsea were quick to  dismiss such suggestions, and the player is now keen to prove his worth to the …

Chelsea Need Luiz Presence?

Chelsea are on the receiving end of a massive bid from Barcelona for their star defender David Luiz, who proved last season why the club paid a hefty transfer fee to bring the Brazilian from Benfica in the winter window of 2011. The Blues have been on a terrific run in their pre-season campaign, which …

Chelsea Favourites For Title – Kalou

It has been just over a year since former Blues’ striker Kalou left Stamford Bridge on a free transfer to French outfit Lille but a lot has changed in terms of personnel at the club. Chelsea have given emphasis to young talented players in order to build a bright future and have brought in the …

‘I Am Going To Chelsea’ – Mourinho Told Essien During Real Madrid Match!

Mourinho was long being tipped to make a return to Stamford Bridge, even months before last season got over. His relationship with the Real Madrid hierarchy and the fans deteriorated at an alarming rate during the last few months of his tenure in the Spanish capital. He then returned to London as soon as last …

Mourinho Wants Luiz At Chelsea

Jose Mourinho has praised his Brazilian defender David Luiz, after the center back was linked with a move to Spanish giants Barcelona, who have reportedly been quoted a price tag in the region of £46 million. Luiz has been a strong influence in the Chelsea defence, and his aggressive approach to the game has made …

Mourinho Upbeat Despite Madrid Loss

Jose Mourinho has exuded confidence despite his Chelsea side losing to his former club Real Madrid by a considerable margin in the final of the International Champions Cup being played in the United States. Chelsea had a perfect record of wins in the pre-season campaign, until Thursday’s defeat in the hands of Madrid. Mourinho will …

Luiz Misses Champions Cup Final

According to reports emerging from the United States, Chelsea center back David Luiz missed out on the International Champions Cup final which was played against Real Madrid on Thursday night, adding further speculation about his future at the club. Chelsea are in the last leg of their pre-season tour, and are on the back of …

Barca Make Firm Bid For Chelsea Defender

Chelsea defender David Luiz is being targeted by Spanish giants Barcelona, who are reportedly offering a fee in the region of £34.5 million to secure the services of the strong Brazilian center back. Jose Mourinho has been training the squad in his second stint at the club, with the side currently in the last phase …

Mourinho On Torres: We Are Happy With Him

Jose Mourinho has defended Fernando Torres’ recent struggles, and conceded that the entire squad would change how they play with the former Liverpool frontman so as to make the best of his unique abilities in front of goal. Torres has not had the best of stints at Chelsea, and a mega £50 million move from …

Efficiency And Beauty For Abramovich Preferably

Chelsea have not been regarded as a team playing the prettiest of football in Europe. That tag has always rested with the likes of Barcelona, and then with Arsenal domestically. This beautiful style of football has garnered a huge number of lovers in recent times who are fascinated with the way these teams pass the …

Rooney Ready To Attempt To Force Chelsea Move

Wayne Rooney confirmed his desire to leave Old Trafford to former manager Sir Alex Ferguson who then passed the buck to new manager David Moyes. While the former Everton manager has made it clear that the prolific forward is not for sale, his apparent comments regarding Rooney being second fiddle to van Persie has left …

Chelsea To Loan Talented Young Brazilian To Inter

Wallace Oliveira Dos Santos, the Brazil international joined Chelsea in this year’s January transfer window but was immediately loaned out to his Brazilian boyhood club Fluminese. The 19-year-old returned to Stamford Bridge in the summer to travel with the first-team squad for the Blues’ pre-season tour to Asia. Chelsea already have the impressive Azpilicueta as …

Eye-Catching Or Efficient? What Brand Of Football Will Mourinho Employ?

One of the main reasons why Mourinho suddenly departed Stamford Bridge in acrimonious circumstances back in September 2007 was the style of play or the lack of it employed by the ‘Special One’. Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich has always wanted his team to play an exciting brand of football, not quite what Mourinho delivered in …

Chelsea Fail In Second Rooney Bid

Chelsea have failed in yet another bid to sign want-away Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney, as the Blues appear to be serious in their intentions to weaken their rivals by buying one of their most prized assets from recent times. There has been no secret in the fact that Jose Mourinho has been interested in …

Mourinho Takes A Dig At Ronaldo Before Chelsea Face Real Madrid

Mourinho and Ronaldo, the two Portuguese men did not always share the best and most cordial of relationships, especially in the last year of Mourinho’s reign at the Santiago Bernabeu. He then left the Spanish capital and returned to Chelsea, the club where he enjoyed plenty of success previously. Quitting Real Madrid this summer to …