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Jose Mourinho is on a £45 million spending spree as he bounces back from the disappointment of missing out on Wayne Rooney.
Chelsea completed the £32m signing of Willian last night after the Brazilian’s work permit was finally granted.
A £10m one-year deal to bring striker Samuel Eto’o to Stamford Bridge is due to be finalised today and Mourinho is also hoping to complete the £3.5m capture of Porto winger Christian Atsu.
It is a late burst of transfer spending that will take Chelsea’s tally of summer signings to six at a cost of £64m.
With Rooney’s decision to stay at Manchester United confirmed yesterday Chelsea accepted defeat in their summer-long pursuit of the England striker.
They are likely to make another approach next summer and have begun instead to finalise the deal for Anzhi Makhachkala forward Eto’o as the Daily Express revealed they would do a fortnight ago.
Eto’o’s agents were in London last night putting the finishing touches to a deal that will cost Chelsea abo...
BEST OF MAXIM
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has admitted he doesn’t have time to secure any last-minute signings before the transfer window shuts on Monday night.
Mourinho was welcomed five new players to Stamford Bridge since his appointment but has been unable to land his number one target Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney.
United have rejected two approaches from the Blues for the...
Willian posing in his Chelsea kit.
Chelsea will be announcing the signing of the new Brazilian playmaker Willian after Jose Mourinho and Chelsea managed to make a last-minute deal with his former club Anzhi Makhachkala to lure him to Stamford Bridge instead of White Hart Lane. This is a statement from the club’s website, “Chelsea Football Club can confirm an agreement has been...
Cameroon striker Samuel Eto'o has finally secured his reunion with Jose Mourinho after signing for Chelsea .
Chelsea have confirmed that the former Real Madrid and Barcelona forward has signed a one-year contract at the club.
Jose Mourinho hinted Chelsea had given up their pursuit of Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney after two rejected bids and now has turned to 'plan...
Samuel Eto'o on Thursday became the second player this week to join Chelsea from Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala.
The Cameroon striker signed a one-year deal to be reunited with Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho, who he played under at Inter Milan.
''I am very happy to be here but also anxious because I want to get playing as soon as possible,'' the four-time African...
Sometimes I wonder who writes these scripts. You know, Josep ‘Pep’ Guardiola returns from his sabbatical and Mourinho is back at his ‘beloved’ Chelsea. What happens next? They face-off in Europe for a very important ‘winner takes-all’ game. Whoever is victorious will not only smile home with the trophy, but also the upper hand in their never ending rivalry.
Chelsea a Work-in-Progress After Manchester United Draw - originally posted on Soccerlens.comFernando Torres and Demba Ba may not be the answer for Chelsea’s forward problem.
Is Chelsea a finished team? That was the question asked of Jose Mourinho’s men as they took on the reigning English champions on the weekend, a question that the Blues answered with an emphatic no. Chelsea...
Christian Atsu could join Chelsea
Christian Atsu’s move to English club Chelsea has stalled over the Ghana winger’s concerns of getting enough playing time under Jose Mourinho.
The Blues are locked in discussions with Porto for the 21-year-old who is out of contract at the end of the current campaign.
Atsu has refused to renew his running out contract with the Portuguese champions...
Chelsea lining up shock move for Christian Atsu – How many wingers do they need? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Premier League giants Chelsea are lining up shock move for Porto winger Christian Atsu and as per reports from The Mirror; the Blues are set to seal the £3.5 million signing before the transfer window closes down.
Sky Sports sources are also reporting that the...
Michael Essien in training in Prague ahead of the Super Cup match
Ghana midfielder Michael Essien has been named in the Chelsea squad to face European champions Bayern Munich take in Friday’s UEFA Super Cup in Prague.
Essien has not played for Chelsea so far this season yet he was part of the squad that traveled with UEFA Europa League winners.
The Ghanaian is expected to play...
Chelsea are confident of completing a move to sign Anzhi Makhachkala striker Samuel Eto’o this week, the Daily Mail has reported, with the former Real Madrid, Barcelona and Inter player to join as part of the deal that brings Willian to Stamford Bridge.
Eto’o will sign an initial one-year contract with Chelsea as part of Willian’s £32m move from Russia...
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney will not be handing in a transfer request, it is understood.
Chelsea have failed with two bids for the England star and looked set for a third, with Jose Mourinho saying on Monday night that Rooney had 48 hours to decide his future.
Following United and Chelsea's goalless draw, Mourinho said: "We are not so silly as to try to get...
Chelsea youngster Nathaniel Chalobah
Sierra Leone- born English youngster Nathaniel Chalobah has signed new five-year deal with English side Chelsea.
The 18-year-old has yet to make his competitive debut for the Blues but impressed on loan with Watford last season as they lost out on promotion to the Premier League to play-off winners Crystal Palace.
Chalobah had just one year remaining...
Newcastle hopeful of resigning Demba Ba - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Recent reports are suggesting Newcastle are interested in resigning their former player Demba Ba.
The Chelsea striker left Newcastle during the January transfer window last season, but has so far failed to make much of an impact for the Europa League winners – scoring just six goals in 22 games.