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Giroud signs contract extension

Olivier Giroud has signed a one year contract extension at Chelsea. The Frenchman’s current deal at Stamford Bridge was due to expire at the end of June, after which date he would have been a free agent, but now the club have exercised an option in his contract, extending his stay with them by a further 12 months. The French ...

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Moses faces uncertain future

Chelsea wing-back Victor Moses is uncertain about his future with news that his loan spell at Inter Milan is set to end. The Nigerian international was in an 18 month loan spell with Turkish side Fenerbahçe when that was cut short and he moved to the San Siro in January on another loan, with Inter given the option to buy ...

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Caballero signs Chelsea extension

Goalkeeper Willy Caballero has signed a year-long contract extension with Chelsea which will keep him at the West London club until June 2021. The 38 year out Argentine was out of contract on June 30th, and could have left as a free agent, but now his immediate future has been secured.  He joined Chelsea in 2017 on a free transfer ...

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Chelsea lead race for teenage Dutch defender

Chelsea are leading the race to sign teenage Dutch defender Xavier Mbuyamba who has drawn favourable comparisons with a young Virgil van Dyck. The 18 year old joined the Barcelona youth system from MVV Maastricht last summer but is already looking to move on because of the lack of first team opportunities at the Nou Camp. A host of top ...

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Chelsea dealt Mertens’ blow

Chelsea have been dealt a major blow with the news that Belgian international striker Dries Mertens is due to sign a new deal with his current side Napoli. The Stamford Bridge outfit had been tracking the 33 year old, who is out of contract with the Serie A side at the end of June, for some time, and even tried ...

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Lampard wants out of contract players to stay

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard wants to end the league season with the same squad at his disposal as he had before the suspension of the Premier League. To that end, he is hoping that those players whose current deals at Stamford Bridge expire on 30th June will agree to sign short term extensions to see them through to the end ...

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FA takes FIFA to court

The Football Association is taking the world’s governing body, FIFA, to court. The case relates to the two window transfer ban handed out to Chelsea in February 2019 for breaching the rules on signing players from abroad aged under 18. The West London club were also fined, as were the FA, who were warned by FIFA that they needed to ...

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United agree deal for Lyon striker

Manchester United are reported to have agreed a deal to sign striker Moussa Dembélé from Lyon. It is claimed that all the details have been finalised and that the 23 year old will move to Old Trafford in the summer in a £61.8 million (€70 million) deal. The news will come as a disappointment to Chelsea who had also been ...

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Gomes linked with Chelsea move

With Angel Gomes set to leave Manchester United when his contract expires in June, Chelsea look like they are ready to pounce for the teenager. Gomes has been at United since he was six, but has turned down a new contract worth £30,000, because he wants assurances about first-team football at Old Trafford, having just made a handful of first ...

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Dortmund plotting move for Chelsea youngster

German side Borussia Dortmund are plotting a move for Chelsea youngster Charlie Webster. The 16 year old midfielder is one of the stars of the Chelsea academy, but now the German club have plans for him. They hope that they can repeat the trick that they managed with Jadon Sancho, unearthing young English talent and developing them into major first-team ...

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