Everton win race for exciting Ghanaian winger

Everton have prized Romelu Lukaku away from Chelsea for a club record fee but they could be about to return to the club to take young winger Christian Atsu on loan too. The Daily Mail are one of a number of media groups who believe this deal could be very close. Atsu is 22 years old and spent last season out …

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Gareth ThomasEverton win race for exciting Ghanaian winger
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Chelsea’s Didier Drogba ends his international career

Chelsea striker Didier Droga has ended his Ivory Coast international career at the age of 36. He picked up 104 caps for his country scoring an impressive 65 goals during the 12 years. His career for The Elephants saw him become his nation’s all-time top goalscorer, winning Ivory Coast Player of the Year 3 times in 2006, 2007 and 2012 …

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Gareth ThomasChelsea’s Didier Drogba ends his international career
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Cech’s dilemma – stay at Chelsea or head to France?

When it comes to goalkeepers José Mourinho is spoilt for choice. Thibaut Courtois has returned after three seasons at Atletico, and at just 32 Peter Cech has a few years left in him. Mourinho has said he will give both keepers an equal shot at the starting position. The rumour is, however, that it is more than likely Courtois will …

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Harry FinegoldCech’s dilemma – stay at Chelsea or head to France?
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Atletico have their eyes on World Cup star Andre Schurrle

Chelsea’s 23 year old Chelsea striker, Andre Schurrle has apparently become the focus of interest from top Spanish club Atletico Madrid. Schurrle may have been part of the side that won the World Cup for Germany, but he has struggled to get regular game time at Chelsea and with Drogba rejoining and Diego Costa as a new recruit, his chances of starting on a regular …

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Harry FinegoldAtletico have their eyes on World Cup star Andre Schurrle

Lampard to join Manchester City?

Is Frank Lampard about to make a shocking move to Manchester City? The former Chelsea star left Stamford Bridge this summer and joined new MLS side New York City which are run by the owners of Manchester City. According to Sky Sports rumours have circulated that Lampard is about to move to City on a short term deal. More to follow as …

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Oliver BainesLampard to join Manchester City?

Eto’o set to join West Ham

Is former Barcelona and Chelsea striker, Samuel Eto’o about to become a Hammer? The Cameroon striker and captain has been released by the Blues after completing one season at Stamford Bridge. Formerly linked with a move to Everton, Eto’o now looks set to be joining West Ham. The free agent according to Vital Football is move closer to a move to West …

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Romelu Lukaku – Is £28m good business for Chelsea or a foolish sale?

Everton completed a club record deal for Chelsea and Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku for £28m. At 21 and with goals aplenty Toffees’ fans are delighted with the deal but is this a good piece of business for Chelsea or is it a foolish error to let their man go? Lukaku spent last season on loan at Goodison Park where he …

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Gareth ThomasRomelu Lukaku – Is £28m good business for Chelsea or a foolish sale?

Southampton sign Chelsea youngster

Southampton are beginning to make amends as they claw back some quality from the players they have lost. Chelsea’s Ryan Bertrand has completed the switch to St Mary’s on a season-long-loan from the Blues and with an option to make the deal permanent next season for £10m, according to BBC Sport. This is not Bertrand’s first loan to another club, …

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Oliver BainesSouthampton sign Chelsea youngster

Everton sign Romelu Lukaku

Everton have confirmed that they have completed the signing of 21-year-old striker Romelu Lukaku from Chelsea for a fee of £28m according to BBC Sport. So happy with this! I want to thank the board, the manager and his staff and the players for this… http://t.co/hrb5MHst8J — R.Lukaku Bolingoli (@RomeluLukaku9) July 30, 2014 The Belgian took to Twitter once again to …

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Oliver BainesEverton sign Romelu Lukaku

Is Lukaku set for Everton move?

Time to write a new chapter….. pic.twitter.com/1XNjbYXsl4 — R.Lukaku Bolingoli (@RomeluLukaku9) July 30, 2014 Romelu Lukaku has just tweeted this photo of himself with the caption, “time to write a new chapter”. The Belgian international spent last season on loan at Goodison and was a sensation for the Toffees, bagging 15 goals in 31 games for the Premier League club. …

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Everton ready to re-sign Lukaku?

Everton claim they are confident of re-signing Romelu Lukaku from Chelsea again next season, that is according to Toffees boss, Roberto Martinez who spoke to the Independent. The 21-year-old Belgian spent last season on loan at Everton and was a huge success for Martinez as the Chelsea striker bagged 15 goals in 31 appearances. That scintillating form helped guide Lukaku with …

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Oliver BainesEverton ready to re-sign Lukaku?

QPR want former Chelsea striker

QPR manager, Harry Redknapp wants to complete a deal to sign former Chelsea and Barcelona striker, Samuel Eto’o. The 34-year-old has been released by Chelsea after just one season at Stamford Bridge in which he made 35 appearances and bagged 12 goals for the Blues. It has been reported by The Mirror that QPR are now leading the race to sign Eto’o …

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Oliver BainesQPR want former Chelsea striker

Liverpool step up chase for Chelsea defender

Liverpool have reportedly reignited their desire to bring in Chelsea left back, Ryan Bertrand as they look to secure another wing back ahead of the coming season. The Reds were heavily linked with moves for Ben Davies and Alberto Moreno; however, Liverpool look to have missed out on both players after the Welshman joined Spurs whilst Sevilla refuse to play …

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Juventus, Liverpool & Everton set for Lukaku battle

Chelsea are prepared to listen to offers for Belgian forward Romelu Lukaku but it will cost clubs €40m to capture his signature according to insidefutbol.com. Lukaku signed for Chelsea from Anderlecht in 2011 and has always been held in high esteem with likenesses being made to Didier Drogba. Since then he has made 10 Premier League appearances for Chelsea and …

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Gareth ThomasJuventus, Liverpool & Everton set for Lukaku battle

If Khedira joins Chelsea – who else may Arsenal chase?

With the saga continuing – Sami Khedira’s future remains well and truly in the balance. Said to be favouring Arsenal, then a move was called off due to his high wage demands, then Chelsea were coming in for the German, now Arsenal have said to have agreed a fee…it’s quite a story. As the German mulls over a decision as …

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Oliver BainesIf Khedira joins Chelsea – who else may Arsenal chase?
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Where next for Griezmann? Chelsea? Liverpool?

Not surprisingly, after his impressive World Cup performance, several of the Premier League’s most high profile teams have been sniffing around Antoine Griezmann, Real Sociedad’s 21 year-old left-winger. Griezmann recently refused to sign a new contract at his current club (he has two years left) and the rumour is that the player’s buy out figure is £24 million. So who …

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Harry FinegoldWhere next for Griezmann? Chelsea? Liverpool?

Chelsea battle it out with Arsenal for midfielder

Chelsea have now stepped up their chase to sign Arsenal target, Sami Khedira. Speculation has surrounded the two clubs who are heavily interested in the German midfielder, but it appeared the Gunners were favourites to sign Khedira. However, Chelsea have now reported they are ready to offload Nigerian midfielder John Obi Mikel to create space for Khedira in their ranks. …

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Oliver BainesChelsea battle it out with Arsenal for midfielder

Chelsea agree Filipe Luis deal

BBC Sport have this morning confirmed that Chelsea have agreed a deal with Atletico Madrid for Brazilian left back, Filipe Luis.The 28-year-old will now leave Spain to meet Chelsea to further discuss personal terms and complete a medical. Chelsea have looked to Luis as a like for like long term replacement for Ashley Cole who was released by the Blues this …

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Oliver BainesChelsea agree Filipe Luis deal

Chelsea have their eyes on Real Madrid defender

Chelsea may be ready to lure in France and Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane if the young defender fails to establish his position in the Madrid first team. Varane, 21, has been touted as one of the best young defenders in the world but is yet to find himself as an established centre back at the Bernabeu. The Metro are today reporting …

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Oliver BainesChelsea have their eyes on Real Madrid defender

Chelsea striker ready to leave Stamford Bridge

Turkish club, Besiktas are in negotionas with Chelsea over a deal involving Demba Ba. The Senegalese international has struggled to adapt to life at Stamford Bridge and may find himself playing in Turkey should a deal be agreed. Chelsea after wanting to sell the 29-year-old who has been considered a “flop” since joining, but Beskitas want to carefully consider their …

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Oliver BainesChelsea striker ready to leave Stamford Bridge