Five strikers who could solve Chelsea’s forward dilemma

Five strikers who could solve Chelsea’s forward dilemma - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Over the course of this season Chelsea’s midfield has done a sterling job of covering up for the fact that their strike force has woefully under-performed. Fernando Torres, Demba Ba and Samuel Eto’o have managed to muster just 16 goals in the Premier League between them, a figure that...
Via Soccerlens
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Chelsea set to sign Diego Costa: Good/Bad Move?

Here we go again… Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is set to sign Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa for a reported 35 million pounds this summer. The move reminds me of a similar highly-coveted move for a striker to potentially replace the King of Stamford Bridge (Didier Drogba) with Fernando Torres’ audacious transfer from Liverpool in January of 2011. As a Chelsea supporter...
Via Standing O Sports
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Inter target Torres and Dzeko as owner Thohir admits interest in Premier League duo

Inter Milan president Erick Thohir has confirmed the Nerazzurri are looking to bring in a top striker this summer, with Manchester City's Edin Dzeko and Chelsea's Fernando Torres as their main targets. Dzeko is under contract with the Premier League side until June 2015 and the Bosnian striker has attracted the interest of top clubs in Europe having scored 11 league goals...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Inter identify transfer targets

Inter Milan will make a move to sign either Manchester City’s Edin Dzeko, Chelsea’s Fernando Torres or Alvaro Morato of […]
Via Soccer News
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Manchester City star to reject Inter Milan in the summer

Manchester City star to reject Inter Milan in the summer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com The agent of Manchester City midfielder Javi Garcia has claimed that the Spaniard is set to stay at the club beyond the summer. Garcia has fallen down the pecking order at the Etihad Stadium with manager Manuel Pellegrini opting to prefer Yaya Toure and Fernandino as the double pivot in...
Via Soccerlens
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Arsenal eye Mario Mandzukic after missing out on Chelsea-bound Diego Costa

Costa is set to join Chelsea for a fee of close to £50million, with Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone admitting he is powerless to keep the striker and hinting there may be a swap deal for Fernando Torres in the pipeline. Arsenal made enquiries about Costa in January but got nowhere, with Atletico refusing to sell given his importance to their title fight and Champions League...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Chelsea are very keen on Diego Costa and we want Fernando Torres, admits Atletico manager

Atlético Madrid manager Diego Simeone has confirmed Chelsea's interest in "rebel" striker Diego Costa, and says Fernando Torres "would love" to rejoin the Spanish club. Chelsea expect to make Spain striker Costa their major signing this summer and Simeone claims he will support Costa if he wants to move to Stamford Bridge. Torres, who has struggled in London...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Inter confirm Torres interest

Inter director Marco Fassone confirmed on Monday that the Italian club are interested in signing Chelsea striker Fernando Torres. With […]
Via Soccer News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

We're Inter Torres! Director of Italian giants admits interest in signing £50m Chelsea flop

Chelsea striker Fernando Torres is a target of Inter Milan, according to the Serie A club's general director Marco Fassone. Torres has been strongly linked with a move away from the Blues' outfit this summer despite having two years left on his contract with the London club. Inter are looking to strengthen their attacking line this summer and the 30-year-old Torres is among...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Inter Milan set Nigerian midfielder Mikel Obi as key transfer target this summer

Chelsea Midfielder John Obi Mikel Super Eagles midfielder John Mikel Obi is the main summer transfer target for Inter Milan according to reports. Mikel who is a key member of Nigeria’s World Cup squad this summer barring has found first team opportunities hard to come by at Chelsea and Inter are in pole position to sign the midfielder who has been with the West London side since...
Via Afrikan Soccer
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Chelsea: Fernando Torres watched by Inter Milan supremo

Chelsea: Fernando Torres watched by Inter Milan supremo - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Italian giants Inter Milan are continuing their pursuit of Chelsea’s misfiring striker Fernando Torres, and look likely to make a summer move for the Spaniard, according to talkSPORT. The report claims that Inter’s owner Erik Thohir was present at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday to watch...
Via Soccerlens
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Samuel Eto’o hails ‘brave’ Chelsea duo for steering Blues into Champs Lge semis

Eto’o has hailed Demba and TorresChelsea’s Cameroonian striker Samuel Eto’o has paid tribute to the two players he was chosen to start ahead of in their Champions League clash against PSG last night.Chelsea’s manager and fans had hoped all week that Samuel Eto’o would be fit to return for their Champions League clash, and their prayers were answered.But little did they...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH Jose Mourinho’s Post-Match Interview After Chelsea Beat PSG On Away Goals

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho insists that his run down the touchline after Demba Ba scored the decisive goal was not to celebrate the goal, but to give Demba Ba and Fernando Torres his tactical changes. Mourinho added, “I think the team that decided to defend was punished, and the team that gave everything with their heart deserved to go to the semis.” Watch the interview here...
Via World Soccer Talk
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Torres vows to be ´best option´ for Mourinho

Chelsea striker Fernando Torres has vowed to make manager Jose Mourinho believe he is the “best option” to lead the […]
Via Soccer News
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Against Different Opposition, Chelsea’s Tactic of Playing Without a Striker Will Work

In Chelsea’s 3-1 loss to Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals, Jose Mourinho set up his Blues side without a recognizable striker in the starting XI. This tactic, while unconventional, worked for 55 minutes to maintain some possession and create occasional scoring opportunities on the counter-attack. With Chelsea facing a...
Via World Soccer Talk
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Torres will dig his heels in: Chelsea must pay £10m to get unwanted striker off their wage bill

Chelsea face a staggering £10million bill to get Fernando Torres out of Stamford Bridge as the forward prepares to dig in over his £175,000-a-week contract. Manager Jose Mourinho has made it clear Torres has no future at Chelsea and questioned whether he is ‘a real striker’ following the 3-1 defeat by Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday. Torres, 30, has two years left on his...
Via Pro Sports Daily
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Mourinho: Torres has a future at Chelsea

Jose Mourinho insists that Fernando Torres has a future at Chelsea, despite his faltering form since a big-money move from […]
Via Soccer News
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Possible Chelsea Starting XI Against Stoke City

Possible Chelsea Starting XI Against Stoke City - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Chelsea must bounce back from a dismal week. Following two uninspiring defeats, the Blues welcome Stoke City to Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. Jose Mourinho is one to motivate his players in a unique manner. While it may be utter silence at half-time or a sceptical dressing down, Mourinho...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Liverpool Legend Condemns ‘Terrible’ Chelsea Attacker

Liverpool Legend Condemns ‘Terrible’ Chelsea Attacker - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Former Liverpool midfielder Danny Murphy has attacked Chelsea striker Fernando Torres, claiming that even his teammates at Anfield were negative when discussing his footballing abilities. Speaking to talkSPORT, Murphy laid in to the much maligned Spaniard, saying that the 30-year-old...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Torres has no Chelsea future - Ray Wilkins

Fernando Torres’ turbulent Chelsea career is as good as over, according to the Blues’ former assistant manager Ray Wilkins. The Spaniard came under heavy criticism from boss Jose Mourinho following last night’s 3-1 Champions League defeat to Paris Saint-Germain, despite only playing the last half an hour in the French capital. But according to Wilkins, who left the Blues...
Via Pro Sports Daily
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Done Deal? Inter Milan Agree Loan Move for Chelsea FLOP

Done Deal? Inter Milan Agree Loan Move for Chelsea FLOP - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Inter Milan have identified Chelsea striker Fernando Torres as their top target for the summer transfer window and reportedly, both clubs have agreed for a move of the striker. Italian sports daily Tuttosport has reported today that Inter got a green signal a week ago from Chelsea for the...
Via Soccerlens
15 days ago  |  Discuss

What a joke! Beaten Mourinho rages at defence and slams Torres

Jose Mourinho labelled Chelsea’s defending 'a joke' and then launched an extraordinary attack on Fernando Torres. Mourinho blew his top after Chelsea’s chaotic defending led to three goals that leave his side with a mountain to climb to avoid a Champions League quarter-final exit. The Chelsea boss then questioned whether Torres, axed from the game before coming on as...
Via Pro Sports Daily
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho ready to cut his losses on misfiring striker Fernando Torres

Chelsea will consider letting Fernando Torres leave on loan if they cannot find a buyer for the misfit striker. Inter Milan and Atletico Madrid have shown an interest in Torres, but neither club would be prepared to match his £175,000-a-week wages and pay a £20  million transfer fee. Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has made it clear that he will ship out the club’s flops to fund...
Via Pro Sports Daily
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Torres poised to lead Chelsea attack against PSG, Eto'o stays home

Fernando Torres is likely to be tasked with leading Chelsea's forward effort in the Champions League quarter-final first leg at Paris St-Germain after the Blues travelled to France without the injured Samuel Eto'o.
Via FOXSports.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Inter ponder Torres loan

Inter Milan are considering a loan move for Chelsea striker Fernando Torres, according to Il Corriere dello Sport. It is […]
Via Soccer News
18 days ago  |  Discuss

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