Monthly Archives: January 30, 2018

Chelsea agree £18m fee for Giroud as Arsenal close in on striker

Chelsea are reportedly closing in on an £18million deal for Olivier Giroud as Arsenal inch towards the completion of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s transfer to the Emirates Stadium. Gabon international Aubameyang has arrived at Arsenal after flying in from Dortmund on Tuesday afternoon. The 28-year-old then travelled to Arsenal’s London Colney training base, and will now finalise…read more

Roma reconsider Dzeko move

Edin Dzeko is in the starting XI for Roma against Sampdoria, but Patrik Schick’s injury could scupper his transfer to Chelsea. Schick has been ruled out for the next couple of weeks after picking up another muscular problem in training yesterday. The ex-Sampdoria striker is prone to injuries and his planned move to Juventus fell…read more

Chelsea offer Roma £26m for Edin Dzeko

Chelsea have offered to pay Roma £26m for striker Edin Dzeko, according to a report. The 31-year-old is at the centre of talks between the two clubs over a January switch as the Blues seek to recruit a target man. However, Roma director of football Monchi claimed on Wednesday that no satisfactory offers had been…read more

Exclusive: Chelsea and Man Utd dealt blow as Juve open talks with youngster

Chelsea and Manchester United have been a dealt a blow in signing young Pietro Pellegri as Juventus have now opened talks to sign the starlet, CalcioMercato exclusively understand. Pellegri is just 16 and despite being at such a tender age, has made six appearances for his club Genoa this season. What is even more impressive…read more

AC Milan eye Conte, Sarri and Mancini as Gattuso replacements

Struggling Serie A giants AC Milan have drawn up a list of candidates who can take over the club from Gennaro Gattuso next season. It is said that the Milan side has benefited greatly from Gattuso’s methods and they have become more physically adept, determined than they ever have been over the last few seasons….read more

Chelsea: Emerson yes, Dzeko…

Reports in Italy and England agree Emerson Palmieri is leaving Roma for Chelsea, but there are contrasting claims about Edin Dzeko’s proposed move. According to Corriere dello Sport and Sky Sports, Emerson’s agreement with Chelsea is set in stone. However, while Il Corriere believes Dzeko is “very close” to the Blues, Sky Sports warns the…read more

Chelsea interested in Burnley striker Barnes

The Blues are looking at a range of options for a back-up striker in the January transfer window, with Peter Crouch also under consideration Chelsea have expressed an interest in Burnley striker Ashley Barnes as they cast a wide net in the search for a new back-up striker to work with Alvaro Morata, Goal understands. …read more

AS Roma striker Dzeko accepts Chelsea move

AS Roma’s Bosnian international striker Edin Dzeko edges closer to a sensational Premier League comeback according to Sky Sport Italia. According to the report the former Manchester City has given the green light to the transfer and is prepared to return to the Premier League two and a half year after leaving the league, only this time to…read more

Chelsea risking transfer ban by FIFA

Chelsea are in the risk of being handed a trasnfer ban by FIFA due to being investigated for breaking the rules when signing 25 foreign minors under the age of 18 The Guardian report. According to the report the investigation began this past September and after the initial investigation the club is being accused of breaking the rules regarding 25 minors but that number could rise as…read more