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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Oliver BainesIs Lukaku set for Everton move?

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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Oliver BainesLiverpool step up chase for Chelsea defender

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

Is Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez the best Premier League signing so far?

As the transfer window takes over our attentions from the excitement of the World Cup, will the controversy and rumours satisfy fans like the window always does? We take a look at the top 5 Premier League summer signings thus far. With plenty of time to still bring in players, it appears the Premier League sides have not been wasting …

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Oliver BainesIs Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez the best Premier League signing so far?

Have Chelsea moved ahead of Arsenal in the race of Khedira?

Earlier today we reported that Arsenal’s move for Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira had stalled. It was believed that the wage demands of the German was too high as he asked for £150,000-a-week, which would’ve made him the Gunners highest paid player. Whilst Arsenal have a tight wage structure their London rivals Chelsea, don’t. This means with Arsenal falling out …

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Gareth ThomasHave Chelsea moved ahead of Arsenal in the race of Khedira?
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Was the World Cup good for Chelsea?

So how have the Premiership clubs fared in this World Cup? Well, it has been a good one for Arsenal with three of their stars in the winning German squad, and several others (Cazorla, Oxlade-Chamberlain) reduced to a bit part roles which in theory means they will be nice and fresh for next season. It hasn’t been so great for …

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Harry FinegoldWas the World Cup good for Chelsea?

Is Drogba coming back to Chelsea?

Reports from the Daily Mail have today insisted that former Chelsea legend, Didier Drogba could make an exceptional return to the club as a second striker and coach. Apparently, Chelsea have already opened up negotiations with the Ivory Coast international at a potential return for the fans favourite. The 36-year-old would be used a squad player in a second striker position …

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Oliver BainesIs Drogba coming back to Chelsea?

Chelsea sign 19 year old Croatian

Chelsea have this afternoon confirmed the deal for young Croatian midfielder Mario Pasalic from Hajduk Split. He arrives for an undisclosed fee. Pasalic has only played one season of full, professional football but impressed in the Croatian league where he made 32 appearances and scored 11 times. He was born in Mainz, Germany but represents Croatia for whom he is …

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Gareth ThomasChelsea sign 19 year old Croatian

Chelsea find Cole replacement

ESPN have today suggested that Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has found a suitable replacement for Ashley Cole who left the club to join Roma. Felipe Luis is that man to fill the big boots of departed Ashley Cole. The Brazilian was a surprisingly axed from the World Cup squad after his impressive league form for Atletico Madrid. After missing out on Luke …

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Oliver BainesChelsea find Cole replacement