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Benteke Agent Pours Water On Chelsea’s Pursuit of Benteke For Now

It was only reported earlier that the chase for Aston Villa’s Benteke is a two-horse race between London clubs Chelsea and Tottenham after the 22-year old submitted a written transfer request at the end of last week. It was also reported that the story was set to test the resolve of both Villa and Benteke, …

Schwarzer More Than Content To Be Back Up At Chelsea

Chelsea announced the capture of the 40-year old Schwarzer on Thursday after they dropped their interest in Norwich City’s John Ruddy after seeing two bids rejected by Norwich. They then turned their attention towards former Fulham and Middlesbrough keeper Mark Schwarzer and swiftly moved to secure the transfer for free as the Australian international became …

Lukaku Has Earned His Chance, But Is He The Best Option?

Chelsea star Romelu Lukaku has vowed to impress the Stamford Bridge faithful, as he hopes to play a vital role in Jose Mourinho’s second stint at the club, after gaining quite a reputation in his year-long loan spell at West Bromwich Albion. As the start of the new Barclays Premier League season approaches, Mourinho is …

Benteke Wants To Sign For Spurs; Aston Villa Want Him To Sign For Chelsea With Lukaku Involved?

The 22-year old Benteke recently submitted a transfer request as he wants out from Villa Park. This resulted in a flurry of clubs sitting up and taking notice of the situation and hastily assembling a strategy for the highly-rated striker. However, two clubs which are leading from the rest which had included Arsenal and are …

Martinez Looking to Bring His Former Wigan Player To Everton

Roberto Martinez was installed as the new Everton chief after the long serving David Moyes departed to fill the vacant Manchester United post. Martinez has already made his mark in his short time at Goodison Park as he has brought along Arouna Kone with him to Merseyside and is now in advanced talks over bringing …

Barca Want Luiz If They Cannot Buy Silva To Strengthen Their Defense

The La Liga champions, not surprisingly, are keen to reinforce their defensive options ahead of the new season. Club captain Carlos Puyol is not getting any younger and there are doubts regarding Javier Mascherano’s ability at centre-back. The Catalan club were famously ripped to shreds in the Champions League semi-final last season, with their defence …

West Brom Turn Down Chelsea Bid For Young Star

Chelsea’s aggressive attempts to sign West Bromwich Albion youngster Isaiah Brown have been turned down, as the latter claimed the offer to be disappointing for a midfielder who has been one of the most exciting prospects at the club. Jose Mourinho is not only working behind the scenes to clinch the marquee signings, but also …

Mourinho Keen On Passing On Legacy Of Club Culture By Veteran Players

Jose Mourinho has paid tribute to the current squad players who were with the manager in his first stint at the club, and said that the legacy carried by these players will help instill the history and tradition of the club in younger players who will arrive in the near future. The Portuguese boss has …

Chelsea Set To Say Bye Bye To Ba

Jose Mourinho has begun his revamp process at the club, and has reportedly given Demba Ba the nod to find a new club, and the Senegalese striker has already held talks with Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala over a proposed move. Chelsea are working on multiple transfer deals, in order to bring top players in, and …

Chelsea’s Oriol Romeu Linked With Return To Spain

Oriol Romeu joined Chelsea back in 2011 from Barcelona at a time when he was considered as one of the brightest young prospects. His move to London has not worked out well for him as his time at Stamford Bridge has been unfortunately hampered by injuries which have ultimately led to a spell of poor …