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Mount in lie for lucrative new deal

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Chelsea are ready to offer a new long-term deal to Mason Mount which will make him one of the highest earners at the club. The 22-year old academy graduate penned his last deal in July 2019, at a time when he had yet to make his Premier League debut for the club. However, he has since become an integral member ...

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Arsenal tracking Southampton winger

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Arsenal are among the clubs interested in Southampton winger Mohamed Elyounoussi after his impressive start to the season. The 27-year old joined the Saints from FC Basel in 2018, but after struggling to adapt initially to life in the Premier League, he was loaned out ot Celtic. That proved to be the making of him, and his seven goals and ...

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Tuchel confirms Haaland interest

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Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel have confirmed that the club are interested in signing Erling Haaland from Borussia Dortmund. The West London club made their interest in the Norwegian striker evident during the last transfer window, and were keen to discuss how such a deal might be structured. However, the German club then made it clear that the 20-yesr old was ...

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Koundé wants Manchester United move

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Chelsea have been left stunned by the news that long-time target Jules Koundé wants to join Manchester United instead. The Sevilla central defender almost moved to Stamford Bridge in the summer, but the top clubs could not agree a fee. Chelsea offer £43 million for the French international, whereas the Spanish club valued him at £80 million. The West London ...

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Chelsea to compete with Barcelona for Juventus defender

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Chelsea are set to compete with Barcelona for the signature of Juventus defender Matthijs de Ligt, after dropping down the pecking order at the Serie A club. When he moved to Italy in the summer of 2019 from Ajax, he was regarded as one of the best young defenders in Europe. However, after making 83 appearances and contributing six goals, ...

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Newcastle plotting double Chelsea swoop

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Newcastle United are plotting a double transfer swoop on Chelsea when the January transfer window open. Ross Barkley has, allegedly already been offered to the newly enriched club by representatives, whilst Ruben Loftus-Cheek has been added to a list of short-term realistic targets. The pair were both sent out on loan last season and have not had much playing time ...

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Chelsea face Gilmour dilemma

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Chelsea are considering recalling Scottish midfielder Billy Gilmour in January from his loan spell with Norwich City. The highly rated youngster was sent to the newly promoted side in order o gain experience of playing first-team football regularly. However, he has been an unused substitute for the bottom side’s last three league games and now Norwich manager Daniel Farke has ...

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Barkley linked with Burnley move

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Burnley could be about to offer Ross Barkley a lifeline when the January transfer window opens. The England midfielder finds himself at a career cross-roads. About to turn 28 , he is very much on the fringes at Stamford Bridge and, apart from the odd appearance in Cup competitions, is not part of Thomas Tuchel’s plans for the season ahead. ...

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Arsenal linked with Real Madrid striker

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Arsenal are being linked with Real Madrid striker Luka Jović, as they seek a long-term replacement for Alexander Lacazette, who is in the final year of his current contract at the Emirates. The 30-year old Frenchman has indicated that he is no interested in a contract extension in North London, even if it were to be offered to him. Jović ...

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Rüdiger unhappy with Chelsea contract offer

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Chelsea defender Antonio Rüdiger Is unhappy with the latest contract offer made to him by the West London club, which he has described as “disrespectful.” The German international’s current deal at Stamford Bridge expires at the end of this season and he has been courted by a variety of foreign clubs, including Bayern Munich, and PSG, whilst, closer to home, ...

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