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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 …

Norwich Reject Chelsea Bid For John Ruddy

Chelsea are currently very short in number in the goalkeeping department as they let the duo of Henrique Hilario and Ross Turnbull leave at the end of last season. They have also allowed young stopper Thibaut Courtois to rejoin Atletico Madrid for a third year straight loan deal. These moves have left the London club with …

Chelsea Loan Marko Marin To Seville

The Blues secured the German Marko Marin’s signature last summer while he was still playing in his home country with Werder Bremen in a deal worth £7 million. His move to England has not quite turned out as he expected, as he has failed to establish himself in the starting line-up. He was overlooked on the …

Reports: Chelsea Make Serious Cavani Move

There have been reports from Sky sources suggesting Chelsea have made a serious move for the services of Edinson Cavani from Napoli and are now viewed as the leading contender for the Uruguayan striker. Manchester City were viewed as the front runners for the Serie A 29 goal top scorer but seemingly they dismissed the …

Messi Predicts More Success For Former Rival Mourinho

Mourinho made his name as Chelsea boss, as he revolutionized the way Chelsea played football along with changing the entire face of the club in his 1st period in charge. From a good top six side, he turned them into genuine champions on multiple occasions. He changed the entire philosophy and mentality of Chelsea once …

Chelsea In Bidding War With Arsenal For Rooney

It looks almost certain that Rooney is likely to end up at either of these two London giants, after it was reported that he is keen to quit United but sees his future in the English Premier League itself. The race for his signature was always between Chelsea and Arsenal, who are both prioritizing and …

Chelsea Midfielder Heading Out?

The 21-year old Oriol Romeu joined Chelsea back in 2011 after impressing the London club while playing for Barcelona. He continued his form in his first season with Chelsea, however could not keep up the momentum last season as he was troubled by injuries which restricted him to just 9 appearances throughout the season. He …

Could Benfica’s Oscar Cardozo Really Join Chelsea?

Chelsea are reportedly preparing a bid for Benfica striker Oscar Cardozo, who has earned praise from experts for his performances this season both domestically and in the UEFA Europa League run which saw his side reach the final. The Blues are desperately looking to add quality in the striking department, and are searching all over …

Are Chelsea Risking Losing Cavani?

Chelsea are playing a waiting game in the bidding war for Napoli striker Edinson Cavani, as the Italian outfit president has revealed that Manchester City have been the only club to have submitted a concrete bid for the front man. The Blues have been patient in their approach, as the aggressive way to force a …

10 things you need to know about Andre Schurrle

In light of Andre Schurrle and his transfer to Chelsea from Bayer Leverkusen finally being completed, it got us thinking that may people may not know enough about the 22-year-old from Ludwigshaten, Germany. Below is a list of ten things you need to know about the new Blues forward… 1 – Schurrle was born in …

Cavani’s Release Clause of £54million Must Be Met – Benitez

Uruguayan international Edison Cavani is one of the most sought after strikers in world football thesedays with a slew of big name clubs hoping to lure him away from Napoli this summer. Several top sides have revealed an interest in the 26-year old front man, however the list has narrowed down to three cash loaded …

Madrid Chasing Juan Mata? We Will See When Ancelotti Makes Decisions

Reports in Spain suggest Real Madrid could be chasing the signature of Chelsea ace Juan Mata, after Tottenham Hotspur’s Gareth Bale had been valued too high by Spurs discouraging interest from Madrid. Mata, who has been one of the most influential midfielders in the Barclays Premier League, never-mind Chelsea, won the award for the Player …

Kevin De Bruyne’s Chelsea Future Hangs In The Balance

The 21-year old Kevin De Bruyne was purchased by Chelsea back on Transfer Deadline Day in January 2012 from Belgian outfit Racing Genk and was then loaned back to his former club immediately. He returned to Chelsea in the summer, and with chances of earning some playing time seeming very bleak, he was sent out on …

Torres Still Believes In Himself And His Chelsea Future

Fernando Torres has declared that he wants to stay at Chelsea for the remainder of his five-and-a-half year contract, rubbishing recent reports that the arrival of Jose Mourinho would see the Spaniard leave Stamford Bridge. Chelsea are currently undergoing a transition period or evolution of sorts, and with Mourinho’s second stint at the club, owner …

Lukaku, Like Drogba Before Him, Will Prove Himself At Chelsea

Romelu Lukaku has revealed that a conversation with Jose Mourinho has given the striker assurances that he will be given the opportunity to prove himself at the club, ahead of the FIFA World Cup in Brazil next year, where the striker hopes to represent Belgium. When striker Romelu Lukaku was signed by then Chelsea boss …

Mata Staying At Chelsea?

Juan Mata has reiterated his love for Chelsea and rubbished any reports linking him with a return to his former club Real Madrid, after speculation in the media that the Spaniard was not part of Jose Mourinho’s master plan at Stamford Bridge. There has been intense speculation ever since Mourinho’s arrival at the club, and …