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Chelsea linked with Gavi

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Chelsea have been linked with a January move for Gavi, the Barcelona midfielder. The 19 year old is already a fully fledged Spanish international, having played 25 times for his country. He has already made more than 100 appearances for the La Liga side, and is considered one of the best players to have emerged from their academy system in ...

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Chelsea identify January transfer priorities

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Despite having spent almost £1 billion in the last three transfer windows, Chelsea are promising to be active again when the transfer window opens again, and have identified three positions as priorities. Striker is a key position as they have not yet found a reliable goalscorer. Nicolas Jakson is still raw, and Christopher Nkonku has yet to kick a ball ...

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Inter defender now linked with Chelsea

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Inter Milan defender Alessandro Bastoni is the latest player linked with a move to Chelsea, although Manchester City are also reported to be interested in the 24 year old. Bastoni began his career as a full-back before moving inside, and has since become one of the finest central defenders in Europe. He was an integral member of the team that ...

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Chelsea scouting RB Leipzig striker

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Chelsea’s need for a top level striker remains, and, with Christopher Jackson only fit enough to start from the bench against Arsenal, they were forced to go into the game without a recognised front man. Victor Osimhen and Ivan Toney both remain major targets, but alternatives are being considered if they are not available. And one of those under consideration ...

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Chelsea activate Maatsen clause

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Chelsea have activated a clause in the contract of full-back Ian Maatsen in order to fend off interest from Barcelona. The Spanish club were hoping to sign the Dutch player on a free contract, but now will have to paya substantial fee for his services. The 21 year old spent last season on loan with Burnley, helping them secure promotion ...

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Thiago Silva hints at Brazil return

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Thiago Silva has hinted that he is set to return to Brazil next season. At 39 years old, the Chelsea defender is now the oldest active player in the Premier league, but he is out of contract at Stamford Bridge in June, and he is already thinking about the future. But, if he is not offered a new deal, rather ...

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Chelsea scouting Arsenal transfer target

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Chelsea have been scouting Sporting Lisbon defender Ousmane Diomané who was the subject of interest from Arsenal in the summer. The Gunners went so far as to make a £30 million bid for the Ivory Coast international but that was turned down by the Portuguese club. Not turned 20 yet, Diomané fits the age profile of the type of player ...

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Chelsea open to Chalobah loan

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Chelsea are open to allowing Trevoh Chalobah to leave on loan in January. The 24 year old is currently injured and has been unavailable for selection so far this season. However, even when fit, he does not seem to be part of Mauricio Pochettino’s plans. The club value him at £50 million, but were unable to find anybody willing to ...

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Chelsea set Lukaku price

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Chelsea are determined to sell Romelu Lukaku next year, and have gone so far as to settle on a price they are willing to receive for the Belgian striker. He was signed in the summer of 2021 for a then record fee from Inter Milan, but failed to settle in West London and rejoined the Serie A side on loan ...

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Belgian striker now linked to Chelsea

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Belgian Loïs Openda is the latest striker being linked with a move to Chelsea, even though he only joined RB Leipzig in the summer. He had first come to prominence in Belgium with Club Brugge, before spending two seasons in Dutch football with Vitesse Arnhem on loan. However, it was his one season with Lens in Ligue 1 that persuaded ...

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