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  • Inter Milan, Chelsea ‘accelerate’ negotiations for Victor Moses but Olivier Giroud continues to wait

    We Ain't Got No History "Inter Milan’s interest in Victor Moses appears to have heated up again. The temperature continues to rise in fact, after a move AS Roma’s Leonardo Spinazzola has fallen through. And while Ashley Young has been signed instead for the left flank, Moses is now being..." January 18

  • Ross Barkley staying at Chelsea, says Frank Lampard

    Sky Sports "Frank Lampard says there is no chance Ross Barkley will leave Chelsea this month amid reports West Ham are keen to sign the England international. Hammers manager David Moyes did not rule out a move for Barkley when asked about him this week, saying "anything which we think will..." January 18

  • Frank Lampard wants his first signing for Chelsea to be the right signing for Chelsea

    We Ain't Got No History "Halfway through the month, Chelsea appear to be quite relaxed about the January transfer window, despite spending the time and effort to appeal the transfer ban and see it successfully halved. Perhaps it was the principle of the thing, more than anything else. How relaxed? At the..." January 18

  • Report: Premier League refs told to use pitchside monitors for red cards

    The Score "The Professional Game Match Officials Limited (PGMOL) has instructed Premier League referees to start employing pitchside monitors when making potential red card decisions, according to BBC Sport's Simon Stone. Match officials in England's top flight have been criticized..." January 17

  • Leicester plot move for Southampton full-back Ryan Bertrand as possible replacement for Ben Chilwell

    Daily Mail "Leicester are bracing themselves for Ben Chilwell’s departure to Chelsea next summer and have identified Ryan Bertrand of Southampton as a potential replacement. As reported by Sportsmail in October, Chelsea were considering bringing a move for Chilwell..." January 17

  • Chelsea loanee Victor Moses back on Conte’s radar at Inter Milan — report

    We Ain't Got No History "The summer of 2012 was one of the most important and impactful in recent Chelsea history. Fresh off of an historic Champions League triumph, the Blues set about rejuvenating the squad with a whole host of young talent who were expected to lead the club for the next decade. And while no transfer..." January 17

  • Chelsea linked with PSG's ‘New Messi’ — report

    We Ain't Got No History "Chelsea, thanks to our man in France, Claude Makelele, are said to be the frontrunners for Kays Ruiz-Atil’s signature, according to French media outlet, RMC. The 17-year-old midfielder currently plays for PSG's youth team. He joined them back in 2015, leaving Barcelona where..." January 17

  • West Ham eye Ross Barkley loan transfer as David Moyes seeks reunion with Chelsea star

    Daily Mirror "David Moyes has targeted an audacious loan bid for Chelsea and England midfielder Ross Barkley. The West Ham boss wants a reunion with the schemer he nurtured at Everton after his progress through the Toffees’ youth teams. Chelsea are so far..." January 16

  • West Ham target ‘audacious’ loan bid for Chelsea midfielder

    We Ain't Got No History "The man who gave Ross Barkley his professional debut as well as the first 18 of his 179 appearances for Everton is apparently “eyeing” a potential reunion. David Moyes, who recently returned to West Ham United as manager, is “targeting” and “audacious”..." January 16

  • Lyon don’t need Chelsea’s money, aren’t selling Moussa Dembélé

    We Ain't Got No History "In the latest Deloitte Money League, Olympique Lyonnais have risen to 17th place in the ranking of the world’s biggest clubs by revenue (Chelsea are 9th), which is just one of the reasons they are not desperate to cash in on their prized striker, Moussa..." January 15

  • PFA under investigation over serious concerns about how charity is run

    The Score "The Professional Footballers' Association, the trade union for players in England and Wales, is facing a statutory inquiry into serious concerns about how the charity is run. The UK government's Charity Commission describes the inquiry as the "most serious..." January 14

  • Giroud, Batshuayi both rejected moves to Aston Villa

    We Ain't Got No History "Aston Villa, back in the big time after a short absence, have dropped into the relegation zone after the weekend’s 6-1 pasting by Manchester City, and have a massive battle on their hands in the remaining 16 games of the season to avoid going straight back down to the second..." January 14

  • Chelsea ‘set to recall’ Conor Gallagher from Charlton Athletic

    We Ain't Got No History "Apparently Charlton Athletic’s pleadings (from both their Director of Football and their head coach) have fallen on deaf ears, at least if Football.London’s “exclusive” report is to be believed, which claims that Chelsea are “set to recall” Conor Gallagher..." January 14

  • Centre-backs Lewis Dunk and Gabriel Magalhães again linked with Chelsea

    We Ain't Got No History "It’s fair to say that Lewis Dunk is an underrated defender. It’s also fair to say that the soon-to-be 29-year-old should not command an exorbitant fee in the transfer market even though his contract runs all the way through 2023. But then again, this is silly season where..." January 13

  • Chelsea-linked striker Habib Diallo wants to stay at Metz

    We Ain't Got No History "Earlier this week, we had rumours from France claiming Chelsea had made a €20 million bid for Metz striker Habib Diallo. And given the statistics, we could even see why that surprising move could be a somewhat reasonable one. However, the prospect of moving to Chelsea may..." January 11

  • Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud agrees terms with Inter Milan

    Sky Sports "Inter Milan officials have held talks with Olivier Giroud's agents and agreed terms for a January transfer, Sky in Italy are reporting. The France striker, whose Blues deal expires in the summer, has agreed a two-and-a-half year contract to join the Italian..." January 10

  • Motivated by Chelsea rumors, West Ham, Benfica agree Gedson Fernandes loan

    We Ain't Got No History "Score one for Gedson Fernandes’s agent. Barely 24 hours after a random report appeared out of nowhere linking his client with a potential move to Chelsea, West Ham managed to push over the line their long-standing negotiations with Benfica to secure an agreement for the highly rated..." January 10

  • Jean-Michel Aulas: Moussa Dembele 'Wants to Stay' at Lyon Amid Chelsea Rumours

    Bleacher Report "Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has said striker Moussa Dembele "wants to stay" and win something with the French outfit despite recent reports suggesting Chelsea are hunting his signature.  The Premier League giants are free to sign players this winter after..." January 09

  • Atlético Madrid flop Thomas Lemar offered to Chelsea

    We Ain't Got No History "Atlético Madrid are apparently shopping their (still young) winger Thomas Lemar, who, in the words of Diego Simeone, has failed to live up expectations since arriving 18 months ago. According to the Evening Standard, Atléti may in fact be desperate enough that..." January 09

  • Chelsea make £55m loan-to-buy offer for Benfica’s Gedson Fernandes

    We Ain't Got No History "The fraternity of Chelsea Football Club have announced that Wednesday, January 8, 2020, would be Bid Day. We missed that announcement, so we’re playing catch-up. Earlier today, reports claimed that Chelsea made a move for Metz striker Habib Diallo. A bit later, other reports..." January 08

  • Inter leading Giroud race, could also target Alonso

    The Telegraph "Chelsea will consider allowing Marcos Alonso to leave this month with Inter Milan among the clubs interested in signing the left wing-back. Inter are already leading the race to sign striker Olivier Giroud and former head coach Antonio Conte also fancies teaming up with..." January 08

  • At least eight (8!) clubs vying for Chelsea loanee Conor Gallagher

    We Ain't Got No History "Reigning Academy Player of the Year and former Development Squad Captain Conor Gallagher has been among Chelsea’s best loanees this season. The 19-year-old box-to-box midfielder has scored 6 goals and provided 2 assists already this season in the Championship, and it’s easy to..." January 08

  • Danny Drinkwater joins Aston Villa on loan from Chelsea

    We Ain't Got No History "Chelsea midfielder Danny Drinkwater has not found any luck in his six-month stint at Burnley this season, although he did make it much harder to find it after the off-pitch incidents. Nevertheless, he has been granted another chance to shine as he has joined Premier League outfit Aston Villa on..." January 07

  • Chelsea not interested in replacing or exchanging Olivier Giroud with Gabriel ‘Gabi-no-goals’ Barbosa

    We Ain't Got No History "He had been called the “next Neymar” and now he may be called the “next Icardi”, but he’s also been called a flop and a waste of money. Gabriel “Gabigol” Barbosa certainly didn’t live up to his nickname in Europe, let alone his €30m..." January 06

  • 'Spoken with him' - Frank Lampard responds to Aston Villa transfer speculation

    Birmingham Mail "Frank Lampard has opened the door for Olivier Giroud to leave Chelsea this month amid speculation linking the striker with Aston Villa. Villa are in the market for a new forward after Wesley Moraes was ruled out for the rest of the season having suffered knee ligament..." January 06

  • Chelsea identify Brazil ace Gabriel Barbosa as top January transfer target

    Express "Chelsea have earmarked Gabriel Barbosa as their top January transfer target as Frank Lampard looks to sign a new forward. Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has made Inter Milan striker Gabriel Barbosa his top January transfer target. Lampard wants to reduce pressure on Tammy Abraham by..." January 06

  • Lampard willing to let Giroud go but only if three conditions are met

    We Ain't Got No History "Yesterday’s FA Cup match against Nottingham Forest provided long overdue opportunities for several fringe players in the Chelsea squad. Olivier Giroud was not one of those. While he did get named to the matchday squad for the first time in the last eight games, he did not..." January 06

  • Chelsea ‘keen to tempt’ Bayern Munich lifer David Alaba to Stamford Bridge

    We Ain't Got No History "David Alaba, who somehow’s still just 27 years old despite being around seemingly forever, has just 18 months left on his current Bayern Munich contract, and negotiations over an extensions must not be going too well apparently because he’s being linked with an audacious, ambitious,..." January 05

  • Juventus in constant contacts with Emerson Palmieri; Chelsea willing to sell

    Calciomercato "A revolution on the left: Juventus are preparing their plan to improve the side where, currently, they only have Alex Sandro and Mattia De Sciglio. For June, the Bianconeri have a clear goal on the transfer market, namely Emerson Palmieri. As we can report, the contacts between..." January 05

  • Chelsea will not let Michy Batshuayi and Olivier Giroud ‘walk out the door’ in January transfer window

    The Sun "That is despite both players being linked with moves away from the club due to a lack of game time with Tammy Abraham in red-hot form. Batshuayi and Giroud are both thought to be targets for Aston Villa this month after Dean Smith lost record signing Wesley Moraes for..." January 05

  • Frank Lampard happy to play ‘the bad cop’ as Chelsea manager

    NBC Sports "Frank Lampard is perfectly capable of playing “the bad cop” when the circumstances force him to do so, says assistant coach Jody Morris. With Chelsea facing their first difficult period (3W-1D-5L in their last nine Premier League games) under the first-year Blues..." January 04

  • Michael Hector officially leaves, Danny Drinkwater officially returns to Chelsea

    We Ain't Got No History "The transfer window is open and there’s already action around two of Chelsea’s most useless signings in recent memory — and that’s saying something, unfortunately. Michael Hector, technically a Chelsea player since 2015 has finally followed his transfer-mate,..." January 04

  • Arsenal complicate Nathan Ake chase for Chelsea, Spurs, Manchester City, Everton — report

    We Ain't Got No History "Chelsea reportedly have a £40m buyback clause for Dutch international Nathan Aké, who joined the Cherries from Chelsea for £20m back in 2017. Given our defensive issues this season, we‘ve been thus linked with the centre-back a few times in recent weeks. While..." January 04

  • Chelsea look towards Fedor Chalov after Moussa Dembélé rejection

    We Ain't Got No History "As we venture into the first transfer window of the new decade, the intensity of rumors continues to grow. Reports of a bid for Moussa Dembélé had already captured the media headlines, and while the bid was reportedly rejected (Lyon even came up with a public..." January 03

  • Three fans ejected, arrested for 'unacceptable behavior' during Brighton vs. Chelsea

    Yahoo! Sports "Three fans have been arrested over three separate incidents of “unacceptable behavior” during Wednesday’s match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Chelsea. Two Brighton fans and one Chelsea fan were ejected from the Amex, Brighton’s home stadium, for hurling..." January 02

  • Olympique Lyonnais re-join chase for Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud

    We Ain't Got No History "According to French newspaper Le Parisien (via Sport Witness), French club Lyon are once again interested in bringing Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud back to his home nation. The one-time dominant force in French football were strongly linked with the Chelsea striker back in the..." January 02

  • RB Leipzig will use Chelsea tactic to delay Timo Werner to Man Utd transfer

    Express "RB Leipzig may strike a deal with Manchester United target Timo Werner by saying he can leave at the end of the season but not in January, reckons transfer expert Ian McGarry. McGarry says that was a similar tactic Chelsea used with Eden Hazard before the Belgian left..." January 02

  • Frank Lampard keen to shield Callum Hudson-Odoi from social media trolling

    The Score "Frank Lampard is determined to do all he can to protect Callum Hudson-Odoi after the England forward was criticised on social media. The teenager struggled during Chelsea's 2-0 loss at home to Southampton on Boxing Day, his first start since October, and found himself being..." January 01

  • Chelsea remain interested in Lyon striker Moussa Dembélé — report

    We Ain't Got No History "According to Sky Sports, Chelsea are still interested in acquiring striker Moussa Dembélé from French club Lyon this winter, as a way to compensate for the potential exits of Olivier Giroud and Michy Batshuayi (ed.note: wait, what?) next month. The..." January 01

  • Inter Milan 'ready to launch £25m January move for Chelsea defender Emerson Palmieri'

    Daily Mail "Inter Milan are reportedly weighing up a £25million bid for Chelsea defender Emerson Palmieri. Chelsea are open to selling the full-back, but any move will hinge on whether Frank Lampard is able to first sign a replacement in the January window, according..." January 01

  • Chelsea plan £20m Fyodor Chalov transfer as Frank Lampard targets striker deal

    Express "Chelsea are plotting a £20million January move for CSKA Moscow striker Fyodor Chalov. Manager Frank Lampard has told the Stamford Bridge board that a striker is one of his priorities for the winter window as he attempts to bolter his young side. Chelsea have also..." January 01

  • Jose Mourinho, Jurgen Klopp are right: Premier League's holiday fixture congestion is a big problem

    Yahoo! Sports "Every Premier League team knows exactly what it will be dealing with when the fixtures for the new season are released at the start of every summer. There’s no great mystery about it. The schedule packs in three games per team between Christmas and New Year’s Day, an onslaught of..." December 31

  • Chelsea keeping tabs on possible Timo Werner release clause as they weigh up January options

    The Telegraph "Chelsea have attempted to make checks on whether or not Red Bull Leipzig forward Timo Werner has a release clause that could be activated in January as they weigh up their options for the forthcoming transfer window. Werner is one of a number of forwards and wingers,..." December 31

  • Aston Villa want Danny Drinkwater on loan from Chelsea in January

    Sky Sports "Aston Villa are interested in taking Chelsea midfielder Danny Drinkwater on loan in the January transfer window. Sky Sports News has been told that Villa boss Dean Smith sees Drinkwater as a good option to cover for John McGinn, whose fractured ankle is set to keep him out..." December 31

  • Premier League coaching hot seat

    CBS Sports "It's December, and six managers have already been sacked this Premier League season. At the halfway point of the 2019-20 campaign, five teams have made changes with Watford already firing two managers in Javi Gracia and Quique Sanchez Flores. The latest to get canned was West Ham's..." December 30

  • Inter Mi...ami join Pedro MLS speculation

    We Ain't Got No History "Chelsea winger Pedro may be hoping, wishing, waiting for a fateful call from Barcelona, but he may have settle for something a bit less high profile as he plots his next career move. With just six months left on his contract, the 32-year-old is free to talk to teams starting this..." December 29

  • 'If Barcelona call me, I leave everything': Chelsea forward Pedro admits

    Daily Mail "Pedro has his heart set on a return to boyhood club Barcelona, and has insisted he will not hesitate if the door opens to quit Chelsea after missing an opportunity to move back to the Spanish giants this summer.  The winger has featured in just four Premier..." December 28

  • Assessing the Premier League's big six at the halfway point

    The Score "The Premier League season reached the half-way point on Friday with runaway leaders Liverpool surging towards the title. Here, AFP Sport takes a look at how the traditional 'big six' have fared so far, with surprise package Leicester also coming under the..." December 27

  • Gerrard knows nothing about Giroud rumors, but wouldn’t mind knowing more about them

    We Ain't Got No History "Christmas brought renewed hope at Chelsea, with a 2-0 win against Spurs perfectly poised as a turning point. It also brought new Olivier Giroud rumors, with the striker linked to Glasgow Rangers, who had reportedly made contact with the third choice striker. Today, on Boxing..." December 27

  • Frank Lampard reveals Chelsea are still doing all they can to persuade Willian to sign a new deal

    Daily Mail "Frank Lampard has confirmed Willian remains in talks with Chelsea over a new contract as he praised his low maintenance Brazilian dressing room favourite. Willian was the hero of Chelsea's 2-0 win at Tottenham on Sunday, scoring both goals in a performance..." December 27