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January transfer news & rumours: Chelsea enter race for Alexis

Goal takes a look at the biggest transfer rumours from the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A and beyond as we head into the winter window Manchester United’s main rivals for Alexis Sanchez’s transfer now appear to be Chelsea after Man City dropped out of the race, reports the Manchester Evening News. City had appeared…read more

Real Madrid given boost as Courtois criticizes Chelsea fans

Thibaut Courtois has rebuked Chelsea supporters for “booing and whistling” during Saturday’s 0-0 home draw with Leicester City. A smattering of dissent could be heard during Saturday’s Premier League clash, which was Chelsea’s third goalless draw in a week — the first time that has happened in their history. “I know we as a team…read more

Conte: My players are tired

Antonio Conte blamed tiredness for Chelsea’s lacklustre performance in their 0-0 draw with Leicester at Stamford Bridge.

Leverkusen offer hope to Man Utd and Chelsea in Bailey chase

With plenty of big clubs circling, the German club’s sporting director acknowledged there may come a time to sell the young star Rudi Voller accepts Bayer Leverkusen will struggle to keep hold of Leon Bailey if he continues progressing and believes only Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga have the power to retain star players as…read more

Real Madrid step up interest in Chelsea’s Eden Hazard

French media outlet Radio Montecarlo report that Real Madrid have made contact with the entourage of Chelsea’s Belgian international winger Eden Hazard. According to the report Hazard has turned down two contract offers from Chelsea to renew his deal with the club as he wants to hear what Real Madrid have to offer. This was affirmed by the player’s father a few days…read more

Chelsea and Scunthorpe will give Pompey very different tests

Kenny Jackett is looking for two big Fratton Park performances from his team this week – in two very different games. They take on Chelsea under-21s in the League Trophy on Tuesday then host Scunthorpe in a big League One clash on Saturday. Kal Naismith is back in contention for the trophy game while Stuart…read more

Antonio Conte Wastes No Time In Hitting Back At “Little Man” Mourinho

This is a feud that really shows no sign of slowing up. With Manchester United and Chelsea in FA Cup action this weekend, both Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte have continually escalated a war of words that seemed to have started off in a pleasantly ambiguous manner. After their disappointing 0-0 draw with Norwich City…read more

Chelsea in talks to sign Ross Barkley from Everton

Chelsea are in talks to sign Ross Barkley from Everton, according to Sky sources. The England midfielder, who has not featured for Everton this season despite recently returning to first-team training following hamstring surgery, has less than six months remaining on his contract. Barkley came close to joining Chelsea in the summer transfer window after…read more