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EPL Talk - Sat Sep 2 5:00 PM
Success in soccer is a fragile thing. The United States entered Friday night’s showdown World Cup qualifier against Costa Rica unbeaten in fourteen straight games under Bruce Arena, one more big win away from all but locking up its trip to Russia next summer. It felt like a sure thing. And then –...
Vital Football - Sat Sep 2 4:24 PM
Costa inclusion, a punishment? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/09/2017 16:04:32 Or a means of keeping him fit?
Cartilage Free Captain - Sat Sep 2 3:50 PM
The Everton midfielder, desired by Tottenham, will reassess his future in the January window. It turns out the stories about Ross Barkley on deadline day were too good to be true after all. Rumors swirled about the Everton midfielder who was the subject of long-standing interest from Tottenham Ho...
Vital Football - Sat Sep 2 2:48 PM
Ola Aina Due Make Nigerian Debut Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/09/2017 14:31:32 A change of direction for the new Super Eagle
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Sep 2 2:02 PM
Explains in tweets what really happened In a few tweets today, Ross Barkley clarified what happened on Deadline Day with his purported medical at Chelsea that he apparently walked away from. Contrary to a number of reports in the press, I did not undertake a medical with any club at any point. —...
SBNation - Sat Sep 2 1:53 PM
The USMNT wasn’t as bad as its 2-0 loss suggests. These are the moments where it could have taken control and just missed out. The United States men’s national team dug itself a hole on Friday night. Thanks to a 2-0 defeat to Costa Rica , the Americans sit in third place in World Cup qualifying,...
Vital Football - Sat Sep 2 1:37 PM
Was Chelsea`s Transfer Window Really A Disgrace? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/09/2017 13:09:03 To be fair, probably not, but the window is a frustrating time
EPL Talk - Sat Sep 2 1:00 PM
The United States’ World Cup qualification campaign suffered a massive blow on Friday night, as Costa Rica ended the Americans’ fourteen-game unbeaten run under Bruce Arena with a comprehensive 2-0 win at Red Bull Arena. Here are the player ratings. Tim Howard, 3: The U.S. needed a big performanc...
EPL Talk - Sat Sep 2 12:55 PM
Abuja (AFP) – Nigeria have received clearance from FIFA for Chelsea defender Ola Aina to make his international debut in the World Cup qualifier against Cameroon on Monday. Coach Gernot Rohr said Aina, who can play at right-back or left-back, could now line up in Yaounde as the Super Eagles look...
EPL Talk - Sat Sep 2 2:50 AM
Harrison (United States) (AFP) – Costa Rica striker Marco Urena scored twice to leave the United States’ World Cup qualification hopes in jeopardy here Friday as the 2014 quarter-finalists grabbed a 2-0 away victory. San Jose Earthquakes forward Urena exposed slack defending in the US back four i...
SBNation - Sat Sep 2 1:51 AM
Marco Ureña was in phenomenal form for Costa Rica. The United States defense was not up to the task on Friday night, as an otherwise solid display was wasted by two serious defensive mistakes that Costa Rica forward Marco Ureña punished with clinical precision as the Ticos ran off to a 2-0 win th...
Vital Football - Sat Sep 2 12:10 AM
Costa Named In Chelsea`s Squad Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/09/2017 23:49:44 He's there in name only
SBNation - Fri Sep 1 11:55 PM
Follow along live as the USMNT faces Los Ticos in a crucial CONCACAF qualifying match. 1’ — Kickoff! We’re not expecting this one to be wide-open, but you never know. Costa Rica is playing a defensive team, clearly OK with a draw. Christian Pulisic is going to be huge for the USMNT. And here’s th...
SBNation - Fri Sep 1 11:54 PM
The United States men’s national team has given themselves some breathing room in 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification, but they’re still treating Friday night’s game as a must-win. The Americans are expecting three points when they face off against Costa Rica in New Jersey. During these teams’ firs...
Vital Football - Fri Sep 1 11:29 PM
Chelsea Transfer Housekeeping. Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/09/2017 23:15:42 It's all but done and dusted, phew
RedCafe.net - Fri Sep 1 9:50 PM
https://www.premierleague.com/news/465277 Baba Rahman not registered for Chelsea (Costa is). The former does have an ACL injury that'll keep him out until January though. Manchester United's 25 man squad (* = homegrown): Goalkeepers (3): De Gea, Johnstone* (on loan at Villa), Romero Defenders (10...
SBNation - Fri Sep 1 8:56 PM
Coming off a big Gold Cup win, it’s time for the USMNT to improve their World Cup qualification standings. The United States men’s national team is coming off a big triumph in winning the Gold Cup, their first tournament under manager Bruce Arena in his second stint in charge of the team. Now the...
Soccerlens - Fri Sep 1 6:20 PM
Former England striker thinks Chelsea will still sign Everton star - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former England striker Dean Ashton believes Everton’s Ross Barkley will join Chelsea this season. Barkley was undergoing a deadline day medical at Chelsea when the plug was pulled on the £35 m...
EPL Talk - Fri Sep 1 3:30 PM
The start of the World Cup in Russia is less than ten months away, and the U.S. has a new lease on life. Since Bruce Arena replaced Jurgen Klinsmann at the helm of the national team last November, the U.S. has gone unbeaten in fourteen straight games – winning the Gold Cup, taking a point out of...
Vital Football - Fri Sep 1 3:02 PM
Chelsea Ladies Get Tough Draw Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/09/2017 14:51:20 This season as well as the men having a crack at the Champions League, Chelsea Ladies are also hoping to do well in the competition.
Vital Football - Fri Sep 1 2:43 PM
No Trouble Yet Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/09/2017 14:16:04 And there's always January to look forward to!
EPL Talk - Fri Sep 1 2:34 PM
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch USA vs. Costa Rica in the World Cup qualifier, you’ve come to the right place. With the United States sitting in third place in the CONCACAF qualifying for the World Cup, behind Costa Rica and Mexico, a win tonight for the USMNT will go a long way to...
Vital Football - Fri Sep 1 9:38 AM
And Another Chelsea Youngster Goes Of on Loan Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/09/2017 09:22:29 Whilst we were eagerly awaiting news of whom might be coming to Stamford Bridge, on transfer deadline day, another of our youngsters was allowed to go out on loan.
Soccerlens - Fri Sep 1 9:22 AM
Drinkwater relieved as saga between Leicester and Chelsea finally ends - originally posted on Sportslens.com Danny Drinkwater finally sealed his dream move to Chelsea at the end of a hectic transfer deadline day. A fee of around £35 million was agreed with Leicester, with the midfielder’s transfe...
Vital Football - Fri Sep 1 9:19 AM
The Will We Make a Big Signing on Deadline Day Pol Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/09/2017 09:03:37 As we prepared, yesterday, for the closure of the summer transfer window, we thought we`d use our front-page poll to ask a very pertinent question.
Vital Football - Fri Sep 1 9:07 AM
Hazard Comes Through International Comeback Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/09/2017 08:56:40 And gets on the score-sheet.
Soccerlens - Fri Sep 1 8:57 AM
Tottenham beat Chelsea to the signing of Swansea striker - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham Hotspur have completed the signing of Swansea City striker Fernando Llorente. The Spaniard leaves the Swans having spent just over a year at the Liberty Stadium after enjoying a successful deb...
Vital Football - Fri Sep 1 8:51 AM
Barkley Opts Out of Chelsea Move Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/09/2017 08:42:01 He's staying put until he's regained 100% fitness.
Vital Football - Fri Sep 1 8:51 AM
Conte Adds Zappacosta to his Squad Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/09/2017 08:41:29 A case of better the devil you know?
Vital Football - Fri Sep 1 8:30 AM
Chelsea Finally Sign Drinkwater Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/09/2017 08:23:54 As the clock moved towards 23:00 hours last night, it looked as if Chelsea were not going to be able to add to their midfield department.
Chelsea Daft - Fri Sep 1 7:45 AM
Despite all the doom and gloom from those so-called Chelsea fans around the world, looking at our squad now heading into the first half of the season with the new signings that we HAVE made, I am pleased that we have added quality this summer. Last season it's fair to say that once Antonio Conte...
Chelsea Daft - Fri Sep 1 7:45 AM
Photo: Daily Express . In this summer window, according to various reports, Chelsea have missed out on FOUR of their transfer targets as each player rejected a move to Stamford Bridge after a fee was reportedly agreed between the clubs. Questions must be asked as to what is going on. Make of i...
Vital Football - Fri Sep 1 7:16 AM
Barkley's Chelsea Confusion Vitalfootball: Everton: 01/09/2017 07:00:54 Ross Barkley will remain at Everton until the January transfer window, at least, after a proposed transfer to Chelsea, seemingly all but agreed, didn't go through on Thursday.
EPL Talk - Fri Sep 1 6:05 AM
London (AFP) – Premier League champions Chelsea completed a challenging transfer window on Friday by bringing in England midfielder Danny Drinkwater from Leicester City and Italy right-back Davide Zappacosta from Torino. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte saw moves for several targets fail to come off...
Vital Football - Fri Sep 1 4:06 AM
Suspensions, Injuries and fatigue; Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/09/2017 03:43:57 Post mortem following the close of the transfer window.
Vital Football - Fri Sep 1 2:31 AM
Drinkwater Completes Chelsea Move Vitalfootball: Leicester City: 01/09/2017 02:10:49 Leicester City have confirmed at this ridiculous hour that England midfielder Danny Drinkwater has now completed his permanent transfer to Chelsea.
SBNation - Fri Sep 1 1:57 AM
Chelsea have completed a couple of late deadline day deals. They may have missed out on signing Everton playmaker Ross Barkley , but it’s not all deadline day disappointment for Chelsea . They’ve completed two late signings, bringing in wing-back Davide Zappacosta from Torino , and central midfie...
Vital Football - Fri Sep 1 1:28 AM
Chelsea Youngster Joins Hull Vitalfootball: Hull City: 01/09/2017 00:56:16 Hull City have announced the capture of Chelsea youngster Fikayo Tomori.
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Sep 1 1:01 AM
All sorts of rumours abound about what went on All summer long, the only real contenders for Ross Barkley’s signature at the end of this transfer window were Tottenham Hotspur . However, in the last few days Chelsea emerged as a genuine contender and then today on Deadline Day things seemed to ta...
EPL Talk - Fri Sep 1 12:52 AM
It was a very good summer for the USMNT. The month of June saw them move closer to securing a berth at the World Cup in Russia next summer with a home win against Trinidad & Tobago before going down south of the border to get a draw against Mexico at the vaunted Azteca Stadium. July brought a cha...
Vital Football - Fri Sep 1 12:42 AM
Drinkwater & Silva Rumbles On Vitalfootball: Leicester City: 01/09/2017 00:32:25 Leicester City are still working with Chelsea and Sporting Lisbon when it comes to the respective departures of Danny Drinkwater and the arrival of Adrien Silva.
LFC Reds - Fri Sep 1 12:07 AM
Turned down by Ox, Barkley and Llorente. Current champions of England rejected by 3 bang average players. Oh dear.
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu Aug 31 11:53 PM
Chelsea done gotten gazumped Tottenham Hotspur have made their fifth and likely final signing of the transfer window, acquiring Fernando Llorente from Swansea City for a price reported at £11 million. He is said to be on a two-year deal with an option for a third. It's done! ✅ #WelcomeFernando pi...
Vital Football - Thu Aug 31 11:41 PM
Chelsea`s Transfer Policy A Disgrace Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/08/2017 23:33:22 I have hardly any words
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 31 11:22 PM
Toffees midfielder could end up in west London - just not this year It was on, then it was off, now it may be on again - just not yet. Ross Barkley was seemingly on the brink of a deadline day move to Chelsea after the two clubs agreed a fee in the region of £35m. The midfielder even travelled...
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu Aug 31 10:45 PM
Hahahahahaha I don’t even know Did you really think it was over? THIS SAGA NEVER ENDS. The last we heard from Ross Barkley he was the subject of a £25m bid from Chelsea as they were either trying to scoop up a cheap English midfielder with potential, or just screwing with Tottenham Hotspur . Spur...
RedCafe.net - Thu Aug 31 10:31 PM
From the BBC : "Either he accepts the contract or we sell the player, " said Koeman. "But if you need so much time then you have doubts - I like to work with players who like to stay." The Dutchman said the Everton board had tried "for a long time" to get Barkley to sign and were already looking...
Vital Football - Thu Aug 31 9:30 PM
Nohing For Mahrez, Chelsea, Drinkwater & Silva Vitalfootball: Leicester City: 31/08/2017 21:13:12 There's still no news on a bid for Rihad Mahrez despite him supposedly being in a French airport, but Danny Drinkwater to Chelsea rumbles on - however we have a replacement.
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 31 8:57 PM
According to the BBC, injured Everton attacker Ross Barkley has rejected a chance to join Chelsea before the summer transfer window closes later tonight. "The information I'm receiving is that Ross Barkley has turned down a move to Chelsea" - @bbcsport_david #EFC #CFC #DeadlineDay pic.twitter.com...
Soccerlens - Thu Aug 31 8:39 PM
Liverpool, Arsenal and Chelsea target going nowhere as Saints stand firm - originally posted on Sportslens.com Virgil van Dijk will not be leaving Southampton during this transfer window. The centre-back demanded a move away from St Mary’s earlier this summer, but Saints refused to consider any b...
LFC Reds - Thu Aug 31 7:17 PM
Honest question: Which clubs do African players actually aspire to play? I have seen a lot of Chelsea/Arsenal jerseys in Africa. But, are they inclined towards English clubs or Spanish clubs?
Vital Football - Thu Aug 31 5:45 PM
Chelsea Youngster Signs West Brom Deal Vitalfootball: WBA: 31/08/2017 17:30:41 Promising centre half Kyle Jameson has today signed a deal with West Bromwich Albion after leaving Chelsea.
Vital Football - Thu Aug 31 4:40 PM
Chelsea Midfielder Joins Doncaster Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/08/2017 16:22:52 It wouldn`t be transfer deadline day would it without Chelsea adding another name to the long list pf players they`ve sent out on loan.
Soccerlens - Thu Aug 31 2:52 PM
Chelsea agree deal to sign highly rated defender, 25-yr-old arriving in London today - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea have agreed on a deal to sign the highly talented Torino right back Davide Zappacosta this afternoon. The agreement has been confirmed by Sky Sports and the ever reli...
Soccerlens - Thu Aug 31 1:13 PM
Official: Tottenham beat Man United and Chelsea to sign £23m PSG defender - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham have announced the signing of Serge Aurier from Paris Saint-Germain in a reported £23 million transfer deal. The Ivory Coast International has signed a five-year contract to j...
Tottenham Blog - Thu Aug 31 11:57 AM
Tottenham have agreed a fee with Swansea City for striker Fernando Llorente, according to multiple outlets including the BBC. Chelsea had been expected to sign him but Spurs are now favourites to seal a deal for the Spaniard after swooping in with a late offer, which has been accepted by Swansea....
Vital Football - Thu Aug 31 10:28 AM
The Oxlade-Chamberlain Debacle Poll Result Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/08/2017 10:03:10 The sudden about turn in events, relating to Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, probably caught everybody by surprise.
Soccerlens - Thu Aug 31 10:04 AM
Chelsea's move for attacker hijacked, Spurs have agreed a deal for experienced international - originally posted on Sportslens.com Premier League outfit Tottenham seem to have beaten Chelsea to the signing of Fernando Llorente. Both clubs were linked with a move for the Swansea forward but Sky Sp...
Soccerlens - Thu Aug 31 8:05 AM
Mahrez to leave Leicester; Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham chasing - originally posted on Sportslens.com Riyad Mahrez has left the Algeria national team camp in order to complete a transfer from Leicester. The Algerian Football Federation has given Mahrez permission to return to Europe to formalis...
Soccerlens - Thu Aug 31 7:44 AM
Hazard advises teammate to move on if Chelsea sign Swansea star - originally posted on Sportslens.com Eden Hazard has advised Michy Batshuayi to leave Stamford Bridge if Chelsea sign striker Fernando Llorente. The Swansea City star would act as back-up to Alvaro Morata, but his potential arrival...
Vital Football - Thu Aug 31 7:33 AM
Chelsea Look To Raid Leicester City Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/08/2017 07:19:52 Surely one of this trio will end up at Stamford Bridge
EPL Talk - Thu Aug 31 2:50 AM
New York (AFP) – United States captain Michael Bradley has called on his team-mates to finish the job as they aim to take a giant stride towards the 2018 World Cup with victory over Costa Rica on Friday. The Americans have gradually hauled themselves back into the CONCACAF qualifying fray after a...
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu Aug 31 2:48 AM
Unfortunately the other two are Chelsea and Barcelona. If there’s one thing we know Tottenham Hotspur needs, it’s another good wide attacking midfielder. Riyad Mahrez fits the bill, but this has been more wishcasting than anything else. But maybe not? Reports are coming out that Riyad Mahrez is l...
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu Aug 31 12:40 AM
Daniel Levy putting down big money for a 32-year-old? According to a couple of sources, Tottenham Hotspur is currently involved in a bidding war with Chelsea over Swansea City striker Fernando Llorente. Antonio Conte, who worked with Llorente at Juventus, wanted to bring in the towering Spaniard...
SBNation - Wed Aug 30 6:06 PM
And Arsenal cashes in on a player who was ready to leave. With Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain unhappy with his role and refusing to sign a new contract, Arsenal had no choice but to sell high on him this transfer window. And Arsene Wenger has cashed in to the tune of £40 million , with Ox choosing to ma...
EPL Talk - Wed Aug 30 6:03 PM
Brussels (AFP) – Chelsea winger Eden Hazard will make his first appearance of the season in Belgium’s 2018 World Cup qualifier against Gibraltar on Thursday after recovering from a fractured ankle. The 26-year-old has been out of first-team action since the start of June, but did play 74 minutes...
Soccerlens - Wed Aug 30 2:01 PM
Spurs set to sign Chelsea target, star wants to play for Pochettino; Fee agreed, medical complete - originally posted on Sportslens.com Serge Aurier is all set to complete his transfer to Tottenham before the transfer window closes. The PSG right back has been cleared to work in the UK and Sky Sp...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 30 1:23 PM
Would have solved Everton’s pressing needs While Everton are currently looking pretty bad for leaving the highly important striker position unfilled right up to the penultimate day of the transfer window , reports from Belgium indicate that the Blues did have a very solid plan to prevent this fro...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 30 12:52 PM
Pool getting shallower by the minute Chelsea are moving closer towards signing striker Fernando Llorente, taking away another potential Everton transfer. With the transfer window closing in just over a day and a half, it’s getting pretty tight for the Blues now. As reported by Spanish journalist...
Vital Football - Wed Aug 30 12:27 PM
Chelsea Target Signed by West Brom Shock Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/08/2017 12:14:09 Not too long ago, when the name of Chelsea Football Club was being linked with every Tom, Dick or Harry, a Polish midfielder was being linked with a move to the club.
Tottenham Blog - Wed Aug 30 12:00 PM
Everton have rejected a £25 million bid for Ross Barkley from Chelsea, according to multiple reports. Tottenham have been linked with a move for Barkley all summer, and have apparently been waiting until late in the window so that they can sign him for less than Everton’s original £50m valuation....
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 30 12:00 PM
Toffees will hold out for more money Ross Barkley is likely getting sold somewhere during this transfer window , but it will not be to Chelsea for £25m, as reported by The Times . The ever-reliable Paul Joyce, writing behind a paywall, says that Chelsea’s bid that came in late yesterday for the c...
Soccerlens - Wed Aug 30 11:44 AM
Liverpool, Arsenal and Chelsea target still hoping he will be sold - originally posted on Sportslens.com Virgil van Dijk is still hopeful of securing a move away from Southampton before the transfer window closes. The 26-year-old demanded to leave St Mary’s back in July, with Liverpool, Arsenal a...
Chelsea Daft - Wed Aug 30 11:40 AM
Cesar Azpilicueta has been described as one of the Premier League's most complete players in addition to being labelled the best one-one-one defenders in our game. When Chelsea signed "Dave" for just £7m back in 2012 no-one had any idea of the impact he would have at our football club. Signed as...
Chelsea Daft - Wed Aug 30 11:38 AM
According to various newspaper reports and various media outlets, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has turned down a move to Chelsea despite a fee being agreed between both clubs and favours a move to Liverpool. It sounds ridiculous really doesn't it. Liverpool are no-where near winning the Premier Leagu...
Chelsea Daft - Wed Aug 30 11:38 AM
The most talked about transfer of the summer, Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid finally looks like happening in January but in a surprising twist, he could sign on loan for Las Palmas in La Liga ahead of the transfer deadline day tomorrow. If we all wake up on Friday morning and Diego Costa remains...
Vital Football - Wed Aug 30 11:25 AM
Chelsea's Opening Barkley Bid Rejected Vitalfootball: Everton: 30/08/2017 11:12:33 An approach from Chelsea has been made for Ross Barkley. However, this offer falls well short of the Everton's valuation. An improved offer and/or one from Tottenham could follow.
Vital Football - Wed Aug 30 10:45 AM
Meanwhile, Poking Through the Letter Box Was Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/08/2017 10:28:07 Something interesting!
Vital Football - Wed Aug 30 9:52 AM
The Great Riyad Mahrez to Chelsea Poll Result Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/08/2017 09:44:06 Yesterday, speculation appearing on the world-wide-web, inferred that Chelsea were set to make what was described as a shock move for the Leicester City forward / winger, Riyad Mahrez.
Vital Football - Wed Aug 30 9:05 AM
Everton Reject Chelsea Bid for Barkley Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/08/2017 08:46:02 News has just broken that Everton Football Club has rejected an offer from Chelsea for Ross Barkley.
Vital Football - Wed Aug 30 8:07 AM
DRFC Rovers Boosted By Houghton News Vitalfootball: Doncaster: 30/08/2017 07:40:58 Doncaster Rovers have been boosted by the news that Chelsea midfielder Jordan Houghton will be available for the clash against Peterborough United this weekend.
Vital Football - Wed Aug 30 8:07 AM
Are Chelsea Set to Bid for Van Dijk? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/08/2017 07:33:43 We`re inside the last forty-eight hours in which deals can be done, before the summer transfer window slams shut.
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 30 7:48 AM
In today’s links: More transfer rumours, opinions on Costa and U23 highlights! A significant signing is coming, right? It has to. Everton need a striker badly, as well as a left-side defender and some additional depth players all over the pitch. But another day has gone by with few solid links to...
Soccerlens - Wed Aug 30 7:42 AM
Arsenal star rejects Chelsea, holding out for Liverpool transfer - originally posted on Sportslens.com Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has rejected a move from Arsenal to Chelsea. The clubs had agreed a £35 million fee, but the 24-year-old is hoping to secure a switch to Liverpool. Oxlade-Chamberlain bel...
Vital Football - Wed Aug 30 7:23 AM
Double D Hands In A Transfer Request Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/08/2017 06:47:35 Drinkwater looking to pick up more cups
EPL Talk - Wed Aug 30 7:03 AM
Shanghai (AFP) – Brazilian star Oscar labelled him “the best Chinese player” and for most of his career he has carried the burden of being called “China’s Maradona”. Wu Lei will need to show why on Thursday if China are to keep their wafer-thin World Cup 2018 hopes alive in a must-win encounter w...
Vital Football - Wed Aug 30 6:26 AM
The Ox Favours A Move North Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/08/2017 06:15:39 And there's us at Vital Chelsea thinking he had ambition
Vital Football - Wed Aug 30 1:21 AM
Chelsea - The African Connection (3) - John Obi Mi Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/08/2017 01:07:47 In the third in our series entitle the African Connection, I`ve selected a player who, courtesy of one night in Munich, will always be recalled as a legend.
RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 30 12:58 AM
Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date Mourinho is said to like him and he's only 23, would happily take him here. His contract finishes next summer.
Tottenham Blog - Tue Aug 29 11:00 PM
Chelsea have made a £25 million bid for Everton midfielder Ross Barkley, according to The Telegraph. Tottenham have been linked with a move for Barkley all summer, and have apparently been waiting until late in the window so that they can sign him for less than Everton’s original £50m valuation....
Vital Football - Tue Aug 29 10:39 PM
Charly Musonda Pulls Out Of Belgian U21 Squad Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 29/08/2017 22:19:05 Could someone else be on the move
Vital Football - Tue Aug 29 9:40 PM
Costa To Everton A Total Non-Starter Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 29/08/2017 21:33:24 It will, hopefully soon be done and dusted
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 29 9:34 PM
Forward is injured and is in last year of current contract Turns out Antonio Conte wants all of the English midfielders/forwards. After news broke yesterday that Chelsea had reached an agreement with Arsenal for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain , there was some talk that they still wanted Ross Barkley too...
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue Aug 29 9:12 PM
NOT SURE HOW TO FEEL! BREAKING TRANSFER NEWS today, and it involves Ross Barkley ! Matt Law, writing in the Telegraph, is reporting that hamstring-less midfielder Ross Barkley is the subject of a £25m bid but not from Tottenham Hotspur — from Chelsea ! Chelsea make £25 million Ross Barkley bid as...
Soccerlens - Tue Aug 29 9:00 PM
Everton hoping Chelsea bid sparks bidding war for Ross Barkley - originally posted on Sportslens.com Everton’s Ross Barkley could finally be on the move after Chelsea submitted a £25 million bid for the player. Barkley has been linked with a move away from Goodison Park for much of the summer, wi...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 29 8:29 PM
Injuries make Spurs, Chelsea, and the Three Lions unlikely. There’s an episode of the 90s sitcom Seinfeld where a character named George decides that he is going to march out of his office and quit his job. After carrying out his plan, he comes to the stunning realization that he in fact needs th...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 29 7:54 PM
Ronald Koeman tried to replicate his team’s success against Manchester City, but it didn’t work out A trip to Stamford Bridge to play Chelsea just days after a do-or-die trip to Croatia was always going to be a massive challenge, and for a lot of reasons, Everton simply wasn’t up to that challeng...
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 29 7:45 PM
They've gone under the radar a bit once Conte was announced as manager, with Pep, Jose, Klopp and Wenger dominating headlines. After their disastrous defence of the title - how will they react? They obviously have the quality - with top players in Hazard, Willian, Fabregas, Matic, Cahill, Azpi an...
Vital Football - Tue Aug 29 5:38 PM
Brothers in Arms Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 29/08/2017 17:18:01 Whilst we all await confirmation that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has put pen-to-paper on a new contract, Chelsea have announced the signing of a player.
Vital Football - Tue Aug 29 5:16 PM
And the Winner Is? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 29/08/2017 16:59:56 Penalties have always been a favourite of mine.
Vital Football - Tue Aug 29 5:16 PM
Chelsea - The African Connection (2) - Geremi Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 29/08/2017 16:55:35 For the second in our African Connection series, I`ve elected to choose the versatile Cameroon international, Geremi.
Vital Football - Tue Aug 29 5:01 PM
The Great How Many Will Sign Poll Result Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 29/08/2017 16:45:50 The hours and minutes are ticking by, activity and speculation are on the rise as the closure of the summer 2017 transfer window approaches.
Chelsea Daft - Tue Aug 29 3:45 PM
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has turned down a massive £180, 000 per week from Arsenal and will seal a move to Chelsea for LESS money ahead of the transfer deadline which is a massive kick in the teeth for Arsene Wenger. Having reportedly met with Wenger, The-Ox has made it clear that he has had enou...
Chelsea Daft - Tue Aug 29 3:45 PM
According to various reports, Chelsea have agreed a fee with Leicester to sign hard-working midfielder Danny Drinkwater. The fee is worth over £30m and will be completed before Thursday's deadline. It's been on the cards for a month or so now but Antonio Conte's seems close to completing a move f...
Chelsea Daft - Tue Aug 29 3:45 PM
According to various reports and Swansea's move to re-sign Wilfried Bony from Manchester City, Chelsea have once again have an eye on a £15m move for Fernando Llorente ahead of the transfer deadline this Thursday. It's a report that had previously appeared at the end of last season and seems to...
Chelsea Daft - Tue Aug 29 3:44 PM
If you’re a die hard Chelsea fan it probably won’t take you long before you decide that you want to take your faith in your team to the next level and bet on us retaining our Premier League title. It’s sort of like how you would want to check out http://www.gamblinglicenseuk.com/ before stepping...
LFC Reds - Tue Aug 29 1:41 PM
BBC reporting that he has to 'decide between Liverpool and Chelsea, although no concrete offer has been received from Liverpool'. That'll be a tricky decision then
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 29 1:30 PM
Phil Neville has been talking again Diego Costa finds his future in flux. Deemed surplus to requirements at Chelsea , he has been leveraging a move back to Atletico Madrid, but the Spanish club’s transfer ban is making things complicated for him in a World Cup year. According to the regulations o...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 29 9:37 AM
Your votes are in for a disappointing performance overall Often when Everton puts in a solid shift of teamwork it’s difficult for fans to choose the ‘Man of the Match’. The game at Chelsea on Sunday proved to be the opposite case, as poor performances across the board made for awful grades being...
Vital Football - Tue Aug 29 9:18 AM
Oxlade-Chamberlain Fee Agreed With Chelsea? Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 29/08/2017 09:05:32 It was being reported on Monday that Arsenal had now agreed a fee with Chelsea for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
Vital Football - Tue Aug 29 8:17 AM
Ugbo's Goal Delight Vitalfootball: Barnsley: 29/08/2017 08:04:34 On-loan Chelsea forward Ike Ugbo is celebrating his and Barnsley's success. Ugbo, who got the ball rolling in the win over Sunderland, grabbed his first Championship goal on Saturday.
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 29 7:24 AM
In today’s links: more on Everton’s latest young signing, what Chelsea taught us and Costa closes in on a move The transfer deadline is looming, Everton still have massive gaps in their squad and there are very few solid links with Premier League quality players. Ronald Koeman can’t be happy. The...
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 29 2:49 AM
United par Chelsea par Liverpool par Arse -1 City -2 Spurs -5(yah) Erase it and win the next 5. from our Pete. (probably a little fed up with Wenger's team selection)
SBNation - Tue Aug 29 12:21 AM
One of the biggest draws in boxing history doesn’t think the big fight lived up to the hype. Boxing legend and promoter Oscar De La Hoya hasn’t been shy about sharing his negative feelings on the fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor. He was critical before the bout on Saturday, a...
Sergio Ramos' comments? We must bring manners and respect with us wherever we go, Conte said.
Daily Mail - 10:29 AM
Hopping on a moving train is not good for top coaches and right now, I don't feel the need to return immediately, Conte said. Maybe I'll change my mind in two or three months -- never say never -- but today I'm really convinced that it's best to wait for a project all of my own.
Soccernet - 9:47 AM
Roberto (Mancini) I think is the right person to start this path with the national team, said Conte. I see many good young players. It's good news for the future. We need to be patient always remembering that we're talking of the Italian national team.
Sky Sports - 8:25 AM
Real Madrid? As I see it, it is better to wait until the end of the season than to take a train running now, said Conte. I want to wait for June and start again with a new project. In three months I could change my mind and deny everything, but I've always thought of it this way.
Mirror - 8:13 PM