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AC Milan targeting January swoop for out-of-favour Chelsea defender

Chelsea are running the real risk of losing one of the brighter young talents in 22-year old Andreas Christensen who is said to be running out of patience for a regular run of first team games.   Today in talkSPORT (originally from Gazzetta dello...
Chelsea - 2018-11-21 16:49:33

Chelsea close on record-breaking 290k a-week deal for double title-winner

Chelsea have been handed a massive boost in the bid to renew two of their top priority contracts this season, with midfielder N?Golo Kante reportedly signalling his ?openness? to putting pen to paper for the long-term with the Blues – according to...
Chelsea - 2018-11-20 19:49:28

[Match Highlights] Spurs 1-2 Chelsea Throwback Win ? All The Goals

Ahead of a huge top of the table clash this Saturday against Tottenham at Wembley, CFCnet look back, but not too far, to when Chelsea last won away against their arch-London rivals.   Fortunately it didn’t take too much effort to dig through...
Chelsea - 2018-11-20 12:51:41

How Chelsea?s XI could line up after the January transfer window

There doesn?t seem to be a day where the Blues aren?t linked to new players with the January transfer window rapidly approaching, fans are starting to get just a bit excited to see who will be coming in when Maurizio Sarri gets his second...
Chelsea - 2018-11-19 16:49:44

Maurizio Sarri to be handed 200m January funds amid transfer ban threat

In what could ultimately shape up to be one of the most important transfer windows in Chelsea?s history, the Express state that the club are ready to hand Maurizio Sarri a mouthwatering 200 million to spend in January.   This huge transfer...
Chelsea - 2018-11-19 12:49:47

Dortmund?s Christian Pulisic opens the door to potential Chelsea move

Chelsea can look to a future transfer window optimistically, possibly in January, after American international and Dortmund winger Christian Pulisic has revealed, via quotes in the Guardian, that the Premier League may be his next...
Chelsea - 2018-11-16 19:49:10

Brazilian right-back on Chelsea transfer radar with Arsenal also interested

Chelsea are seemingly brushing off any threat of a transfer ban, with allegations made against the club in the last days, and a report in the Sun is linking the Blues with 19-year old Emerson – a right-back at Atletico Mineiro in...
Chelsea - 2018-11-16 12:49:14

Chelsea to delight fans with new bumper contract for title-winning midfielder

Good news for Chelsea fans today as one deal is taking up all the headlines in the news today another is being reported in L?Equipe via the Metro, and that?s that midfielder N?Golo Kante is on the verge of agreeing a bumper new contract with the...
Chelsea - 2018-11-15 16:50:42

Chelsea told show ?most love? if they want to beat City and Juve to midfielder

Chelsea have been linked for a number of months to 18-year old Sandro Tonali at Brescia, with talk that he could be one of a number of top targets in the January transfer window.   The youngster has continued to catch the eye of a number of top...
Chelsea - 2018-11-14 16:50:05

Chelsea set to look elsewhere as Albanian defender to renew with Napoli

Chelsea along with rivals Manchester United has reportedly been targeting a January transfer swoop for 24-year old right-back Elseid Hysaj, however according to the Daily Mail, he is instead set to commit his long-term future to Napoli.   Hysaj?s...
Chelsea - 2018-11-13 16:49:30

Championship duo target Chelsea?s Ethan Ampadu in January loan deal

One of Chelsea?s top youth prospects Ethan Ampadu has been restricted to just a place on the substitutes bench this season for the Blues, and it could be that the club decide to loan out the 18-year old in January.   Championship clubs such as...
Chelsea - 2018-11-12 16:49:28

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has held direct talks with ex-Liverpool target

In what would be quite a bit of business be it in January or next summer – a report in Spanish news source El Gol Digital via talkSPORT claims that Chelsea?s boss Maurizio Sarri has held talks with Nabil Fekir.   The French World Cup winner was...
Chelsea - 2018-11-09 16:49:23

Chelsea Player Ratings vs BATE Borisov: Giroud Sends Blues Through

It took just one goal to send Chelsea through to the last 32 of the Europa League and it was only fitting that it was Olivier Giroud who finally netted his first of the season in Belarus.   The goal came less than 10 minutes into the second half...
Chelsea - 2018-11-09 08:49:02

Chelsea Team News: Predicted Chelsea Line Up vs Everton – Seven Changes

The Blues return home to Stamford Bridge on Sunday to take on Marco Silva’s Everton with a top of the table spot up for grabs – at least even just for a few hours.   Chelsea know they will be up against an opposition on the rise with the...
Chelsea - 2018-11-09 19:49:19

Chelsea show shock interest in signing in-form Premier League goalscorer

Chelsea are tracking in-from striker Callum Wilson at Bournemouth, say multiple reports including in the Mirror, with the 26-year old so far firing the Cherries to an impressive run in the Premier League.   In 11 league games this season Callum...
Chelsea - 2018-11-08 16:49:40

Chelsea Team News: Predicted Chelsea Line Up vs BATE – Hazard Travels

CFCnet looks at the predicted Chelsea line up vs BATE ahead of kick-off on Thursday in a decisive Europa League group game, which could see the Blues through to the knockouts, with two games to spare.   Interestingly, as reported in the Metro,...
Chelsea - 2018-11-08 08:48:49

Milan want to remove Spaniard?s release clause amid Chelsea interest

AC Milan have reportedly assembled management and got together with the agent of their striker Susos, Alessandro Lucci, in a bid to thrash out new terms which would ?remove? the release clause that has got the attention of Chelsea and Real...
Chelsea - 2018-11-07 12:49:12

Leverkusen?s Leon Bailey reveals why he turned down Chelsea transfer

Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen?s in-demand winger Leon Bailey was tipped for money-spinning move in the summer transfer window, with Chelsea among some of Europe?s elite in seeking to sign the Jamaican.   Along with the Blues, rivals Manchester...
Chelsea - 2018-11-06 16:49:46

Chelsea Player Ratings vs Crystal Palace: Morata Double Sends Blues Second

Chelsea’s latest win in the Premier League unbeaten run has lifted them to second in the table, just two points off Manchester City, and ahead of Liverpool on goal difference.   An Alvaro Morata double and a Pedro goal saw off a Crystal Palace...
Chelsea - 2018-11-05 08:50:42

Chelsea in race against contract renewal as Sarri targets Benfica wonderkid

Chelsea are being increasingly linked with a transfer move for Benfica wonderkid Joao Felix, amid multiple reports including in the Mirror, that the attacking midfielder has a release clause of 45 million in his contract.   However, it?s...
Chelsea - 2018-11-05 12:50:44

Chelsea Team News: Predicted Chelsea Line Up vs Crystal Palace – Hazard Hint

Maurizio Sarri has dropped a big hint that Eden Hazard will return to the Chelsea line up vs Crystal Palace on Sunday. The Italian manager spoke to reporters in his pre-game press conference (via Chelsea FC);   ?Yesterday Eden had a large part of...
Chelsea - 2018-11-03 16:49:00

Dortmund to open talks with Chelsea, Bayern and Liverpool transfer target

A transfer story developing in Germany may yet feature Chelsea as the lead, with news source BILD (via Calciomercato) stating that Borussia Dortmund?s USA international Christian Pulisic is being targeted by Bayern Munich.   The 20-year has...
Chelsea - 2018-11-02 08:49:26

Chelsea take ?first steps? to sign ex-Liverpool attacker for ?38 million

With just two months until the transfer window reopens, speculations continues to mount regarding who Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri will opt to bring in this January, to compete with Olivier Giroud and Alvaro Morata up-front.   The latest...
Chelsea - 2018-11-01 16:48:51

Chelsea Team News: Predicted Chelsea Line Up vs Derby – Hazard Return"

With Eden Hazard missing the last two games in the Europa League and Premier League with a back injury, it’s once again expected that the club’s top goalscorer will sit out of the game – even if he is fit enough to play. Chelsea are unlikely...
Chelsea - 2018-10-30 08:49:55

Chelsea on red alert as Barcelona ace reportedly told to ?find a new club?

Despite signing for Barcelona for around 105 million from Borussia Dortmund, Ousmane Dembele is apparently set for a massive exit from the Catalan giants – that is via Spanish news source RAC1 via the Mirror. The report says that Chelsea have...
Chelsea - 2018-10-30 19:49:27

Chelsea’s Mateo Kovacic says ‘too early’ to talk about Real Madrid future

Real Madrid slumped to a 5-1 defeat to arch-rivals Barcelona on Sunday, meanwhile Chelsea won 4-0 away at Burnley, with on-loan Madrid midfielder Mateo Kovacic pulling the strings in Maurizio Sarri?s in-form Blues. However, a change of management...
Chelsea - 2018-10-29 12:49:24

Chelsea Team News: Predicted Chelsea Line Up vs Burnley – Hazard Doubtful

The big news ahead of kick-off at Sunday lunchtime will be whether Eden Hazard is fit enough to be included in the Chelsea XI at Turf Moor. The Blues’ top goalscorer was ruled out with a back injury in the Europa League this past Thursday and,...
Chelsea - 2018-10-28 12:48:58

Chelsea defender signed for 25 million set for January loan exit

Davide Zappacosta arrived as a somewhat surprise addition to the Chelsea squad right at the end of the 2017 summer transfer window, under then manager Antonio Conte, for around 25 million from Serie A side Torino. However, according to Italian...
Chelsea - 2018-10-28 08:49:44

Chelsea To Win vs Burnley Enhanced Offer & Match Stats

After a convincing 3-0 win in Europe midweek, the Blues are back on the road in the Premier League as Maurizio Sarri takes his side to Turf Moor against Burnley.   CFCnet are able to bring you a huge 25/1 Chelsea to win vs Burnley offer ahead of...
Chelsea - 2018-10-26 08:48:34

Chelsea?s out of favour Gary Cahill to make shock January decision u-turn

In perhaps one of the more surprising bits of transfer news doing the rounds on Friday was that veteran England international and Chelsea captain Gary Cahill, is set to stay at Stamford Bridge. The report in the Metro states that the 32-year old,...
Chelsea - 2018-10-26 12:48:46

Chelsea Team News: Predicted Chelsea Line Up vs BATE – Hazard Injured

Chelsea host Belarusian side BATE Borisov at Stamford Bridge in the third match of their Europa League campaign this season – looking to make it three wins in-a-row. The breaking Chelsea news heading into this Group L fixture is that Eden Hazard...
Chelsea - 2018-10-25 08:49:42

Chelsea go head-to-head with Juventus for wonderkid 20m-valued Tonali

Chelsea have been reportedly eyeing up a big-money transfer swoop for one of Italy?s top-prospect midfielders, Brescia?s ?wonderkid? midfielder Sandro Tonali, who?s still only 18-year old. The Blues have now got wind of news that Italian...
Chelsea - 2018-10-25 12:49:54

Frustrated Chelsea set to miss out on top two January transfer targets

Chelsea have been ticking along nicely this season, unbeaten in the Premier League, League Cup and Europa League – but an out and out goal scoring striker still remains the weakness – with Alvaro Morata and Olivier Giroud failing to find the net...
Chelsea - 2018-10-24 12:50:19

Chelsea?s visiting scouts target captain in Sunday?s Milan derby

Chelsea have, according to Italian news outlet Calciomercato, been scouting AC Milan?s captain Alessio Romagnoli, most recently at the weekend?s Milan derby which Inter won 1-0. Chelsea have for months been linked with a new centre-back signing as...
Chelsea - 2018-10-23 12:49:55

Chelsea To Win vs BATE Borisov Enhanced Offer & Match Stats

Chelsea are back in Europa League action on Thursday, playing hosts to their Belarusian counterparts BATE Borisov at Stamford Bridge. Blues fans will be expecting this to be another three points on the path to qualification from the group stage,...
Chelsea - 2018-10-23 19:50:16

Chelsea have 40m agreed clause amid rivals’ interest in Nathan Ake

Bournemouth are bracing themselves as interest in defender Nathan Ake is intensifying, with the Dutch international wanted by both Manchester City and Manchester United. However, it?s reported in talkSPORT that Chelsea have a first-refusal clause in...
Chelsea - 2018-10-22 08:49:06

Chelsea to set new record in bid to fend off Real Madrid?s Eden Hazard interest

Chelsea appear ready to break the bank in-order to re-sign Eden Hazard to a contract that will keep the Belgian top goalscorer at Stamford Bridge for the next four to five seasons. The deal, reported in the Express, states that the Blues will up...
Chelsea - 2018-10-22 16:50:32

Chelsea and rivals ?on alert? as Real Madrid slap 100m price on Spanish attacker

Spanish news source Marca via the Mirror are suggesting that Real Madrid?s under-fire manager Julen Lopetegui is somewhat shockingly prepared to let Spanish international Marco Asensio leave the Bernabeu. However, Real Madrid will want their...
Chelsea - 2018-10-20 12:49:17

Chelsea rocked as defender?s agent issues January transfer ultimatum

In what appears to be a developing story out of nowhere, Andreas Christensen is supposedly unhappy about his playing time at Chelsea and could seek a move away from the Blues in the January transfer window according to his agent and father – via...
Chelsea - 2018-10-20 08:49:12

Chelsea Team News: Predicted Chelsea Line Up vs Man Utd

After a long international break Maurizio Sarri takes on Jose Mourinho for the first time in the Premier League and the Chelsea starting XI almost picks itself, in what’s been a very settled line-up. In CFCnet’s predicted Chelsea line up vs...
Chelsea - 2018-10-19 12:49:36

Chelsea?s London rivals eyeing up shock transfer swoop for Olivier Giroud

Olivier Giroud could be heading across London in back-to-back January transfer windows, if a report in the Mirror proves to be accurate – with West Ham United eyeing up a shocking move for the French World Cup winner. With less than a year left...
Chelsea - 2018-10-18 12:48:38

Ex-Chelsea striker Diego Costa threatens to quit Atletico for Far East

The way in which the Diego Costa situation was handled from both manager and the player himself would suggest that history is likely to repeat itself again, and although not over the same issue, the striker has threatened to leave Atletico Madrid...
Chelsea - 2018-10-17 19:50:00

Chelsea chairman Bruce Buck on Eden Hazard ?we?ll do what we have to do?

Speculation regarding the future of Eden Hazard staying at Chelsea is likely to remain a constant throughout this season – at least until Real Madrid, who are most likely to entice him away, declare their stance on signing the Blues? top...
Chelsea - 2018-10-17 12:49:47

Olivier Giroud reveals how close he came to leaving Chelsea this summer

This past summer transfer window saw plenty of speculation linking Chelsea?s current number one striker Olivier Giroud with a move away from the club – with Marseille touted as the club to salvage him in the wake of Antonio Conte?s...
Chelsea - 2018-10-16 12:49:44

Chelsea handed boost as Arsenal?s Aaron Ramsey ?open? to rival move

Chelsea face a midfield shakeup by next summer, with Mateo Kovacic returning to Real Madrid, and the futures of Danny Drinkwater, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Cesc Fabregas remain in doubt. However, a potential boost as Maurizio Sarri continues to...
Chelsea - 2018-10-16 08:49:31

Thierry Henry?s Monaco could move on Chelsea starlet in January window

The Daily Mail are suggesting that Monaco, who have just appointed Thierry Henry as their new manager, could be ready to swoop on Chelsea?s Callum Hudson-Odoi in the January transfer window. Monaco?s current sporting director is none other than...
Chelsea - 2018-10-15 08:49:25

Chelsea?s Maurizio Sarri desperate to sign number one January target Piatek

Increasing reports at the weekend are suggesting that Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri is ?desperate?, according to the Express, to sign Italian side Genoa?s striker Krzysztof Piatek. The report indicates that Chelsea are willing to pay in the region of...
Chelsea - 2018-10-14 19:49:30

Cesc Fabregas nearing Chelsea exit as La Liga side target midfielder

Spanish international midfielder Cesc Fabregas appears to be close to the end of his spell with Chelsea, with his contract running down at the end of the season, and now being targeted by clubs such as Atletico Madrid – potentially in the January...
Chelsea - 2018-10-14 08:49:14

Chelsea boss targets ?15m-valued 18-year old midfielder Tonali

Chelsea are eyeing up a big-money transfer swoop for one of Italy?s big-prospect midfielders, 18-year old Brescia midfielder Sandro Tonali. The youngster has caught the eye of a number of top clubs for his impressive performances in Italy?s Serie...
Chelsea - 2018-10-13 08:49:16

Chelsea tipped to sign under-pressure striker amid Jose Mourinho exit claims

Chelsea could have a solution should Maurizio Sarri decide to shake-up his attacking personnel at Chelsea, with former Blues midfielder Craig Burley suggesting that Romelu Lukaku could face an exit from Man Utd – should Jose Mourinho depart. The...
Chelsea - 2018-10-12 12:49:50

Eden Hazard reveals decision on signing new Chelsea contract or Madrid move

Chelsea fans are a little bit more in the know after Eden Hazard revealed that he will indeed open talks to sign a new Chelsea contract, but only on the condition that a ?dream? move to Real Madrid is completely off the table next summer. It was...
Chelsea - 2018-10-10 12:50:52

Managerless Aston Villa steal a march in bid to loan second Chelsea starlet

Multiple pre-season fixtures appearance appeared to suggest that 17-year old Callum Hudson-Odoi was destined for a big ?breakout? season at Chelsea, however the young Englishman has only had 60 minutes of game time this season, with that coming...
Chelsea - 2018-10-09 12:49:19

Dortmund?s potential 100million sensation linked with Chelsea transfer bid

German side Borussia Dortmund have said, via the Mirror, that their newest star and England?s Jadon Sancho is set to see his value skyrocket to around 100 million. The 18-year old been called up Gareth Southgate?s senior side this week for ...
Chelsea - 2018-10-09 08:50:54

Chelsea Team News: Predicted Chelsea Line Up vs Southampton

Fresh off the back of a victory in the Europa League this past Thursday and with eight changes in that game from the previous Premier League outing, the Chelsea starting XI against Southampton is expected to revert back to one led by Eden...
Chelsea - 2018-10-06 19:48:48

Krzysztof Piatek named as one of two Chelsea January transfer targets

There?s little surprise that Chelsea are already being linked with January transfers, with manager Maurizio Sarri seemingly keen to capitalise on the momentum being built up by continuing to shape the Blues in his own image. Italian news source Il...
Chelsea - 2018-10-06 12:49:14

Chelsea cited as credible next destination for former Man Utd vice captain

In what would seemingly be a transfer deal that would send shockwaves through the Premier League, Chelsea are being cited as a possible next destination for Manchester United?s Paul Pogba – that is according to French news source...
Chelsea - 2018-10-05 12:49:04

Chelsea Player Ratings vs Vidi: Alvaro Morata Proves Difference-Maker

It finally happened – Alvaro Morata scored a goal, and not just a goal, but the winner against MOL Vidi in the Europa League. With a muted celebration in the 70th minute, the Spaniard ended his goal drought to give Chelsea a maximum of six points...
Chelsea - 2018-10-05 08:48:44

Sacked ex-Chelsea boss sensationally tipped to replace Jose at Man Utd

In quite sensational reports gathering momentum, former Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is being talked about as a solid frontrunner to replace another former Blues boss in Jose Mourinho at Manchester United. Bleacher Report via Italian news source...
Chelsea - 2018-10-04 08:49:40

Chelsea Team News: Predicted Chelsea Line Up vs Vidi

For the first time this season Europa League football comes to Stamford Bridge and Chelsea take on Hungarian side MOL Vidi (Videoton) in the second match of Group L. Having won the competition in the last time they featured in it, back in 2013,...
Chelsea - 2018-10-04 12:49:09

Maurizio Sarri decides the transfer that Chelsea need to make in January window

Italian boss Maurizio Sarri has taken to life at Chelsea way faster than many Blues fans would have expected, despite arriving at the club mid-way through July, with less than a month of the summer transfer window left. Despite the timing,...
Chelsea - 2018-10-03 12:49:49

Chelsea handed transfer boost as Juventus? defender contract talks ?stall?

Chelsea could be set to renew their bid to sign Daniele Rugani in the next transfer window with the club alerted to a potential stalling in contract talks between the Italian defender and Juventus. The Daily Star via Italian news source...
Chelsea - 2018-10-03 16:51:02

Chelsea?s striker Michy Batshuayi reveals where he sees his club future

With Alvaro Morata and Olivier Giroud proving to be a little goal shy this season could the answer to Chelsea?s striking problems be on-loan at Spanish La Liga side Valencia" Michy Batshuayi has told The Times via the Evening Standard that he sees...
Chelsea - 2018-10-02 12:49:31

Eden Hazard’s youngest brother catching eye of Chelsea scouts

Chelsea could be moving closer to signing their fourth Hazard, if a report in the Mirror is proven to be accurate. The youngest brother of Eden Hazard, Ethan, is currently just 15, but has already been brought to the attention of Chelsea...
Chelsea - 2018-10-01 16:50:16

Chelsea Player Ratings vs Liverpool: Eden Hazard Strikes Yet Again

Chelsea were minutes away from back-to-back victories against Jurgen Klopp’s Reds, but it took a ‘world-class’ strike to deny the Blues three points at Stamford Bridge. In what was a thoroughly enjoyable game in the late Saturday Premier...
Chelsea - 2018-09-30 08:50:48

Diego Costa regrets Chelsea and the midfielder he wants to leave Blues

In an incredible range of quotes, former striker Diego Costa has revealed that he all but regrets his move to Chelsea in 2014, despite spending four hugely successful seasons with the Blues. Things ended pretty badly between Costa and then manager...
Chelsea - 2018-09-29 12:49:36

Chelsea to infuriate rivals Arsenal by swooping on longest serving player

Interesting developments up in north London have led to fueled speculation that Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey could make the controversial switch to Chelsea next summer – after contract talks broke down between the Welshman and Arsenal. There will...
Chelsea - 2018-09-28 12:50:12

Chelsea Player Ratings vs Liverpool: Eden Hazard Wonder Goal Sinks Reds

Chelsea turned the tables at Anfield, sinking Liverpool to a first defeat of the season thanks to a superb strike by Eden Hazard in the 85th minute. Maurizio Sarri changed things up for the League Cup third round tie, brining in players like...
Chelsea - 2018-09-27 08:50:12

Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich?s price to sell ?beloved club? revealed

One story doing the rounds has been that of a potentially shocking sale of Chelsea Football Club by long-time owner Roman Abramovich – who apparently does have a price in mind if he were to part with the club he bought back in 2003. SunSport...
Chelsea - 2018-09-26 12:50:00

Chelsea Team News: Predicted Chelsea Line Up vs Liverpool

Chelsea enter the third round of the EFL League Cup on Wednesday against an in-form Liverpool at Anfield – a competition that the Blues haven’t won since Jose Mourinho was manager back in 2015 against Spurs. Wholesale changes are expected on...
Chelsea - 2018-09-25 16:57:26

Chelsea sweat on midfielder target?s potential new ?150m release clause

Maurizio Sarri is expected to be given the resources and time to build up his own-look Chelsea side in the coming transfer windows, having endured a somewhat frustrating one this past summer – albeit with very little time. Italian news source...
Chelsea - 2018-09-25 08:49:47

Chelsea?s Eden Hazard opens up on his fitness after West Ham stalemate

Chelsea fans can breathe easier on Monday, despite seeing the Blues drop their first Premier League points yesterday, with the reveal that starman Eden Hazard is feeling ?200 per cent? fit. In quotes to Sky Sports straight after the stalemate at...
Chelsea - 2018-09-24 12:50:15

Chelsea?s Gary Cahill tipped to follow former captain?s route in January exit

In news that will have potentially shocked manager Maurizio Sarri, Gary Cahill has revealed that he is likely to leave Chelsea in the January transfer window, having not played under the Italian this season. The Metro carried the 32-year old...
Chelsea - 2018-09-23 16:50:23

Chelsea Team News: Predicted Chelsea Line Up vs West Ham

Chelsea return to Premier League action with no more than a full day of rest, after a flight delay back to London, in what is shaping up to be a tricky away test for Maurizio Sarri’s unbeaten side. The major doubt for the predicted Chelsea line...
Chelsea - 2018-09-22 16:50:16
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