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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 …

Chelsea looking to solidify defence with Premier League defender

Reports across the internet have suggested that Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is looking to add to their defence this summer in a bid to claim the Premiership title, and that Manchester City defender Micah Richards is at the top of their list. This looks primarily to be  for longer term cover with the ageing John …

Is all well at Chelsea?

When Jose Mourinho arrived for his first stint at Stamford Bridge, there was something unique in the way he handled things in the transfer market, everything went smoothly and everything was tied up pretty quickly. This summer has already seen certain players such as Wayne Rooney and Edinson Cavani linked with the club but as …

French Hotshots Eyeing David Luiz

The defender struck a purple patch in the closing weeks of last season and was instrumental in the final quarter of Chelsea’s march towards securing 3rd spot in the league table, along with winning silverware in the form of the Europa League. He was one of the Blues’ standout performers throughout 2013 and has now …

Benayoun Trying His Best To Extend England Stay

33-year old play maker Yossi Benayoun was allowed to leave Chelsea and look for a new club after the Blues decided against renewing his contract. He is currently without a club and was linked with a move to New York Red Bulls of the MLS, which has somewhat become a destination for quite a few …

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 Star Continues Spanish Loan Spell

Chelsea youngster Thibaut Courtois has been granted permission of staying another season on loan at Atletico Madrid, after the goalkeeper has been in terrific form for the Spanish side, wanting to stay on if first team football was not a possibility in London. The young goalkeeper has been rated very highly by experts, and has …

Ramires Going Nowhere – Mourinho Reassures

A revelation last season and one of their most consistent performers in the squad, Chelsea’s defensive midfielder, Ramires, has been reassured of his spot in Jose Mourinho’s squad for next season, after the club’s existing crop being rumored to be unsure about places. Mourinho’s entry at the club has changed much of the scenario, and …

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 …