Chelsea Rumors & News

  • Chelsea eye transfer raids for Jamie Vardy AND Mousa Dembele in the January window

    Daily Mirror "Chelsea are ready to splash £40million in January bids for Jamie Vardy and Mousa Dembele. Jose Mourinho’s champions have had a shambolic start to their title defence. And they have lined up the Spurs midfielder and Leicester’s red-hot striker as targets for the looming winter transfer..." November 27

  • Chelsea ready to launch shock summer move for Tottenham striker Harry Kane

    Daily Mail "Chelsea are prepared to launch a full-scale attempt to land England hotshot Harry Kane next summer. The Barclays Premier League champions have joined Manchester United in taking admiring glances at the Tottenham striker. Stamford Bridge scouts will use Sunday's clash against Spurs to add to..." November 27

  • Tottenham Hotspur confident they can keep striker Harry Kane despite Chelsea and Manchester United interest

    The Telegraph "Tottenham Hotspur remain certain that they will repel any bids next year from Chelsea or Manchester United for Harry Kane. United were interested last summer and he is also among Chelsea’s targets amid concern over the form of Diego Costa and a willingness to end Radamel Falcao’s loan..." November 27

  • Chelsea ready to launch shock summer move for Tottenham striker Harry Kane

    Daily Mail "Chelsea are prepared to launch a full-scale attempt to land England hotshot Harry Kane next summer. The Barclays Premier League champions have joined Manchester United in taking admiring glances at the Tottenham striker. Stamford Bridge scouts will use Sunday's clash against Spurs to add to..." November 26

  • Chelsea target transfer of Fiorentina striker Nikola Kalinic – report

    Metro "The Blues are in the market for a new striker after struggling in front of goal this season. And the Croatian striker’s form suggests that he could be the man to fill that void, according to Gazzetta dello Sport. Kalinic has scored 10 goals in nine matches for the Serie A club this season,..." November 26

  • Shock Chelsea move as Jose Mourinho lines up free agent Emmanuel Adebayor

    Daily Star "Jose Mourinho is giving serious thought to signing a new striker in the January transfer window with his current options all failing to fire. Diego Costa has struck just four goals in all competitions and appeared to have a spat with Mourinho at half-time against Maccabi Tel Aviv on Tuesday,..." November 26

  • Concerns over Diego Costa force Chelsea to consider striker search

    The Guardian "Chelsea will spend the next few weeks considering their options in the winter transfer window before determining whether to target a striker amid growing concerns over Diego Costa. Costa, such an integral figure in the team who won Chelsea’s first Premier League title for five years in May, has..." November 26

  • Didier Drogba wants to manage Chelsea in the future... but for now he's backing his old boss Jose Mourinho

    Daily Mail "Didier Drogba has revealed he has ambitions to manage former club Chelsea one day when he takes his place in the dugout. Drogba played for the Blues for nine seasons and earned legend status after helping them win four Premier League crowns and the Champions League. The 37-year-old Drogba,..." November 26

  • Jose Mourinho insists he has kissed and made up with Diego Costa after Champions League bust-up

    The Telegraph "Jose Mourinho insisted he had kissed and made up with Diego Costa after a bust-up between the pair during Chelsea’s Champions League victory over Maccabi Tel Aviv. But the Chelsea manager labelled the Sammy Ofer Stadium pitch in Haifa “dangerous” after captain John Terry and midfielder Ramires..." November 25

  • Dynamo Kiev to play next three games in empty stadium after black fans were attacked at Chelsea match

    Daily Mail "UEFA has ordered Dynamo Kiev to play their next three European home games in an empty stadium as punishment for offences including racist behaviour by fans during the Champions League match against Chelsea last month. Football's European anti-discrimination body Football Against Racism in..." November 25

  • Chelsea hold 'strong interest' in January signing of Bologna midfielder Amadou Diawara

    The Express "The 18-year-old midfielder is believed to be attracting a 'strong interest' from the Blues, and it seems as if Jose Mourinho and the club's representatives have stepped up their efforts to sign the Guinea born ace after sending scouts to watch him play on several occasions, reports Gazetta dello..." November 25

  • Chelsea ready to pay £42.1m asking price to seal January Pierre Emerick Aubameyang transfer – report

    Metro "Chelsea are ready to pay Borussia Dortmund’s £42.1million asking price to sign Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, according to reports. The Blues are looking for another quality striker in the new year to help turn around their struggling form. Dortmund ace Aubameyang is the latest name to be..." November 24

  • Chelsea announce £23m loss... but Blues still expect to meet FFP regulations

    Daily Mail "Chelsea have recorded a loss of more than £23million for the financial year ending in June, although they expect to meet UEFA’s Financial Fair Play criteria. The figures represent a swing of more than £40m, following profit of more than £18m for the previous 12 months. Group turnover dropped..." November 24

  • Eden Hazard says he has a good relationship with Jose Mourinho

    Sky Sports "Chelsea forward Eden Hazard has dismissed the idea that he has a problematic relationship with manager Jose Mourinho. And the Belgium international has hinted that he intends to remain at Stamford Bridge for the foreseeable future. The 24-year-old won a host of individual awards after a..." November 23

  • Chelsea open talks with Willian over a new £100,000-a-week deal

    The Express "The Brazilian has been one of Jose Mourinho’s star performers in what has proved to be a difficult season so far for the Blues, and the club want to reward the 27-year-old by offering him a new contract at Stamford Bridge, claim the Evening Standard. Willian’s current contract, which is worth..." November 23

  • Chelsea want Borussia Dortmund’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

    The Sun "CHELSEA want Borussia Dortmund’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as Jose Mourinho chases TWO new strikers. Stamford Bridge spies are raving about the Gabon hitman — and the fallen champions will weigh up a £20million bid. Boss Mourinho wants more firepower as Diego Costa struggles and the support..." November 22

  • Jose Mourinho reveals Thibaut Courtois return date with keeper back in Chelsea training

    Daily Star "Courtois was back in training yesterday as he steps up his rehabilitation from a knee injury. Mourinho says the Belgian is unlikely to play this month, with a return pencilled in for December. His presence on the first team scene will give under-performing Chelsea a lift as the look to turn..." November 20

  • Jose Mourinho insists he does not need January spending spree - despite Chelsea's disastrous start

    Daily Mirror "Jose Mourinho insists he does not need a January spending spree to arrest Chelsea 's disastrous run of form. The Blues won the Premier League title last campaign, but languish down in 17th spot after suffering seven defeats in their opening 12 games. Chelsea splashed cash on Pedro, Abdul..." November 20

  • Chelsea ALREADY worried new John Stones transfer bid in January will get rejected

    Daily Mirror "Chelsea fear they could fail with a fresh bid to land John Stones in January. The struggling champions have Everton’s England centre-back in their sights again, after failing with a string of big-money bids for him during the summer. Fellow defender Papy Djilobodji - signed by Chelsea..." November 19

  • Barcelona join Chelsea and Manchester United in John Stones transfer battle

    The Telegraph "Barcelona scouts were detailed to watch England’s friendly against Spain in Alicante last week and while there was intrigue over the possibility of seeing the Leicester City striker who is the Premier League’s top goalscorer, it was John Stones they wanted to study against their nation’s best..." November 19

  • Chelsea target Boca Juniors striker Jonathan Calleri - sources

    ESPN FC "Chelsea are weighing up a move for highly-rated Argentine striker Jonathan Calleri, sources have told ESPN FC. Calleri, 22, is seen as one of the best young strikers in South America and has impressed at Boca Juniors since joining from Club Atletico All Boys in 2014. He has scored 21 goals..." November 19

  • Chelsea to hijack Manchester United’s Mario Gomez deal – report

    Metro "Chelsea are ready to hijack Manchester United’s deal for Mario Gomez, according to reports. United have been following on-loan Besiktas striker Gomez closely, and reports this week suggested that he was close to moving to Old Trafford. But the Daily Star says that Chelsea are keen to hijack..." November 18

  • Brendan Rodgers set for shock new job after interest from Chelsea, Villa, Fulham and QPR

    The Express "Rodgers was sacked by Liverpool by October 4 and replaced by Jurgen Klopp. "I am, of course, incredibly disappointed to be leaving Liverpool Football Club. It has been both an honour and a privilege to manage one of the game’s great clubs for the last three years," he said via the LMA. The..." November 18

  • West Brom's £20m Saido Berahino added to Stamford Bridge transfer targets

    The Telegraph "Chelsea have added Saido Berahino to their list of striker targets and are considering a £20million bid in January. Berahino, the West Bromwich Albion forward, has emerged as one of the strikers on Chelsea’s shortlist for the New Year as the Premier League champions prepare to strengthen their..." November 18

  • Valencia star Aymen Abdennour confirms Chelsea transfer interest

    Metro "The former Monaco defender was being chased by a host of top European clubs last summer and Jose Mourinho was interested in his services after missing out on Everton centre-back John Stones. Chelsea have shipped a remarkable 23 goals in just 12 Premier League games this season and Mourinho..." November 18

  • Didier Drogba not keen on potential offseason Chelsea loan

    ESPN FC "Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba said that spending time in London during the Major League Soccer offseason will not mean another playing return to Chelsea. The 37-year-old striker ended a second spell with the Stamford Bridge club last season before moving to the Montreal Impact in..." November 17

  • Jose Mourinho ready to agree stunning swap deal for Antoine Griezmann and Diego Costa

    The Express "Mourinho has grown frustrated with Costa, whose antics have taken his eye off the ball. Costa has scored just two Premier League goals in 10 games so far this season, and once in the Champions League. He scored nine goals in his first seven Premier League games after signing from Atletico..." November 17

  • Liverpool and Chelsea in three-way transfer tussle for Ligue 1 star as Lazio enter race

    The Express "The Marseille defender is reported to be a target for the Premier League pair but his form this season appears to have attracted a number of admirers. And Corriere cello Sport claim Serie A giants Lazio are keen to beat everyone to his signature. Blues boss Jose Mourinho is desperate for..." November 17

  • Petr Cech wants to play without a helmet... but doctors order Arsenal No 1 to keep it on

    Daily Mail "Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech has revealed his desire to play without his helmet - but has been forbidden to do so by medical professionals. The 33-year-old has worn protective headgear since 2006 after suffering a fractured skull during former club Chelsea's trip to Reading. Cech was ruled..." November 16

  • Cesc Fabregas admits he's losing sleep over Chelsea's slump this season

    Daily Mirror "Cesc Fabregas has confessed he is so worried about Chelsea’s slump he cannot sleep. Fabregas has endured a nightmare start to the campaign which has left the Blues 16th in the Premier League. The champions have managed just three wins from their opening 12 games and Fabregas admits most of..." November 16

  • Chelsea midfielder discusses £25m Barcelona move despite Arsenal and Man Utd interest

    The Express "The Spain midfielder says fans fell out of love with him and admits he had to leave. Fabregas returned to the Premier League in 2014 with Chelsea after an eight-year spell at rivals Arsenal. Arsenal had been linked with bringing him back to the Emirates and Manchester United had shown..." November 16

  • Chelsea misfit Radamel Falcao set to be offered January escape route to Valencia

    Daily Mirror "Chelsea flop Radamel Falcao will be offered a January escape route to Valencia. The Spanish giants have made enquiries to Falcao’s representatives and have the cash to the deal. Chelsea are ready to terminate Falcao’s loan from Monaco as they have a season long agreement where they pay his..." November 16

  • Chelsea ready to launch £40million bid to sign French star Antoine Greizmann

    The Express "CHhelsea are ready to go back to Atletico Madrid in their search for more firepower after targeting the Spanish club’s French striker Antoine Griezmann. Under fire boss Jose Mourinho had the 24-year-old on his wanted list in the summer but was told the player, who only signed 12 months..." November 15

  • Chelsea set to dump Radamel Falcao

    The Sun "CHELSEA are ready to dump Radamel Falcao and send him home early. The Colombian flop has cost the Blues over £2million in wages and has scored just ONE goal. And they are ready to cut short his season-long deal if an agreement can be struck with Monaco." November 15

  • Chelsea targeting two strikers in January as they prepare to offload Diego Costa

    Daily Mirror "Blues boss Jose Mourinho considered selling the controversial Spain striker in the summer but could not find a suitable replacement for his leading scorer. Chelsea will be in the market for TWO strikers in January as they prepare to offload Diego Costa. And Mirror Sport can reveal the sale..." November 15

  • Zinedine Zidane hails 'spectacular' Eden Hazard as Real Madrid step up interest in Chelsea star

    Daily Mirror "“Do I see him going to Real Madrid ? Ask someone else. I love the player and that’s all," said Zidane about Chelsea's double Player of the Year. Zinedine Zidane has stepped up Real Madrid’s bid to crowbar yet another player out of the Premier League by revealing his admiration for Eden..." November 14

  • Marseille slap £35m price tag on Arsenal and Chelsea target

    talkSport "Marseille have slapped a £35m price tag on Arsenal and Chelsea target Michy Batshuayi. The striker is one of the hottest prospects in European football and has been scouted by all of the continents' top clubs. Arsenal and Chelsea are both keen on the 22-year-old, but they have now been told..." November 14

  • Jose Mourinho could make Real Madrid return next summer

    talkSport "A return to Real Madrid is a very real possibility for Jose Mourinho if he is sacked by Chelsea, former club president Ramon Calderon has told talkSPORT. The Portuguese coach is feeling the heat in the Stamford Bridge hotseat, with the defending Premier League champions currently 16th in the..." November 14

  • Chelsea made favourites to seal transfer of Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney

    Metro "The Blues are believed to be in the market for a new striker and Sky Bet are offering odds of 7/1 that Rooney could join them. Rooney has endured a miserable season and has only netted twice in the Premier League. But that hasn’t stopped Sky Bet linking him to a host of Europe’s top..." November 13

  • Vicente Del Bosque orders Chelsea star Diego Costa to sort out disciplinary problems

    The Express "The Spain boss dropped Costa for the double-header in October in the immediate aftermath of events at Stamford Bridge but has been welcomed back to the team for tonight’s friendly in Alicante against England. But he has been instructed to curb his excessive behaviour without losing his fighting..." November 13

  • Chelsea 'plotting mega-money deal to sign Cristiano Ronaldo... with bid funded by sale of Eden Hazard and Co

    Daily Mail "Chelsea will make a sensational summer move for Crisitiano Ronaldo according to Madrid sports newspaper Diario AS. They claim Roman Abramovich wants to build a new Chelsea team around the Portuguese international who will be 31 by the end of this season. AS claim money is once again no..." November 12

  • Mourinho SAFE: Chelsea opt against sacking Jose "Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho will not be sacked during the international break after owner Roman Abramovich decided against making a change at this stage of the season. Goal understands that Abramovich is reluctant to remove Mourinho now due to a lack of available replacements, with top..." November 12

  • Chelsea star Eden Hazard wanted by PSG as French champions join Real Madrid in hunt for £80m superstar

    Daily Mail "Paris Saint-Germain will battle it out with Spanish giants Real Madrid next summer to sign Eden Hazard from Chelsea. The mega-wealthy French club, who bought defender David Luiz from Chelsea in the summer of 2014, believe they can convince Hazard to return to France where he previously played..." November 12

  • Diego Costa abuse gets Ryan Shawcross a year's supply of free deodorant

    Daily Mirror "Remember Diego Costa's latest attempt to wind-up an opponent? The 6,723rd example of the Spanish striker trying to provoke an opponent with a bit of abuse usually reserved for school playgrounds? Of course you do . During Chelsea's 1-0 defeat at Stoke , Costa thought sniffing his armpit,..." November 12

  • Manchester United leading transfer race for Chelsea’s Charly Musonda

    Metro "Manchester United are reportedly in pole position to complete the transfer of Chelsea’s Charly Musonda. Musonda is thought to be growing increasingly frustrated at a lack of first-team football with the Blues and could be on the cusp of leaving Stamford Bridge. And United have emerged as..." November 11

  • Chelsea eye Gonzalo Higuain transfer that would leave Diego Costa's future in doubt

    Daily Mirror "Bad boy striker Diego Costa is fighting for his Chelsea future. Costa has been one of Chelsea’s biggest disappointments in their incredible slump this season, scoring just two Premier League goals. That has alerted Chelsea’s scouts who are desperately trying to find a new striker for..." November 10

  • Juventus set to battle with Manchester United over £55m Chelsea outcast

    The Express "Everton striker Lukaku has been in great form this season scoring seven goals in 12 games. And that hasn't gone unnoticed with Juventus keen and Manchester United keeping check. Lukaku signed for Everton for £28million from Chelsea in 2014 after spending a season on loan at Goodison..." November 10

  • Chelsea place Valencia striker Paco Alcacer at top of January transfer target list – report

    Metro "The Blues are also looking at former Manchester United ace Javier Hernandez as an option to improve their fortunes up front, according to the Daily Star. Alcacer’s superb form this season could make him a useful asset for Jose Mourinho’s side, with the likes of Diego Costa, Radamel Falcao and..." November 10

  • Sacked Liverpool chief Brendan Rodgers to take interim job at Chelsea if Mourinho is axed

    Daily Star "According to the Mirror, Rodgers may be lined up as a short-term replacement if Mourinho is given the boot in the next few weeks. The 52-year-old Northern Irishman was a coach for Chelsea’s youth set-up before moving into management. Despite his long-term ties with the club, the Mirror claim..." November 09

  • Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez among possible Chelsea targets - sources

    ESPN FC "Chelsea are planning to sign a new striker in January to try and solve their goal-scoring problems, sources have told ESPN FC, with Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez and Paco Alcacer potential targets. The reigning Premier League champions have struggled for goals so far this season, scoring 16 in..." November 09

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