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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 – rather preferring a move elsewhere.
Chelsea are said to have had their reported three-and-a-half million pounds bid accepted but the player has raised concerns over his first team opportunities at Stamford Bridge during negotiations of his personal terms.
This has delayed the move which was expected to have been completed by Wednesday night.
The Europa League champions are reportedly looking to sign the Ghana international on a four-year deal but will be immediately loaned out to an unnamed club to keep him active.
With already established players at Chelsea, many believe a move for Atsu to Stamford Brid...
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...
Jose Mourinho maintains there is "no chance" Juan Mata will be sold and the Chelsea boss has explained his decision to bench the Spaniard.
Speculation regarding the playmaker's future has intensified after he was left out of the Blues' starting XI for a 0-0 draw at Manchester United on Monday .
The news that Chelsea are now in 'advanced talks' with Porto...
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.
What’s the Mata with Mourinho and Chelsea? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Last season Juan Mata was key to Chelsea’s success, he was arguably their best player and one of the best in the league. He is the one that controlled the play at Chelsea and makes them tick on attack. Jose Mourinho has returned for his second stint at the Blue’s and it looks like Juan Mata is...
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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...
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...
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.