- Wed Jun 6 11:00 PM
Tottenham are keen to rival Chelsea in the race to sign Newcastle captain Jamaal Lascelles, according to the London Evening Standard. Lascelles has reportedly been a target for Chelsea since February, but the Standard believes Spurs will battle their London rivals for the 24-year-old defender. Af...
- Wed Jun 6 10:50 PM
Brussels (AFP) – Eden Hazard
scored once and assisted another goal in a 3-0 pre-World Cup friendly win over Egypt on Wednesday that gave worried Belgium fans hope of a promising World Cup campaign. Drawn in Group G containing England, Tunisia and tournament debutants Panama, Belgium are expected...
- Wed Jun 6 4:44 PM
The World Cup has now arrived with England fans heading in to the competition with more hope rather than expectation. This is certainly fair considering what occurred back in 2016 when being knocked out by now 22 ranked Iceland in the round of 16 at the Euros. This rather summed up the decline th...
- Wed Jun 6 2:04 PM
Costa Rica 2018 World Cup Fixtures, Squad & Predictions - originally posted on Sportslens.com After their heroics in Brazil four years ago, Costa Rica will again look to overachieve when they return for the World Cup in Russia. No-one fancied the minnows to get to the quarter-finals last time rou...
- Wed Jun 6 1:35 PM
London (AFP) – With their Premier League rivals already strengthening for next season, Chelsea risk losing further ground as uncertainty swirls over the future of manager Antonio Conte and even owner Roman Abramovich. A fifth-placed finish just a year after winning the league in Conte’s first sea...
- Wed Jun 6 1:30 PM
Chelsea close to sealing a move for Frenchman after latest developments - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea are close to appointing Laurent Blanc as their manager this summer after talks over the last two days. The Blues were heavily linked with Maurizio Sarri but they are not willing t...
- Wed Jun 6 8:19 AM
Chelsea and Liverpool chasing flying Brazilian full-back, £35 million would seal the deal - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea and Liverpool are chasing the signature of Porto full-back Alex Telles. Portuguese media outlet Correio da Manha has claimed that the Premier League duo are look...
- Wed Jun 6 8:16 AM
Agent confirms £44 million star could follow former coach to Chelsea - originally posted on Sportslens.com Elseid Hysaj’s agent says his client could be among the first signings made by Maurizo Sarri if joins Chelsea as manager. The 59-year-old left Napoli last month and had been widely tipped to...
- Wed Jun 6 7:41 AM
Report: Chelsea in "advanced talks" with the "personal choice" of Roman Abramovich - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea are holding advanced talks with Nice midfielder Jean Michael Seri. RTL journalist Christian Ollivier has claimed that the 26-year-old is the “personal choice” of Blues’...
- Wed Jun 6 4:40 AM
Report: Chelsea suffer boost, star player may not be leaving after all - originally posted on Sportslens.com In good news for Chelsea, goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois may not be leaving after all. The Belgian international has been linked with a summer move to Real Madrid. It was widely believed by m...
- Tue Jun 5 8:30 AM
Chelsea winger Willian is considering a move to Manchester United this summer, according to a Sky Sports journalist. The Brazilian international has been linked with a move to us to reunite with Jose Mourinho for more than a year now.… Continue Reading → The post Willian to Man Utd? appeared firs...
- Tue Jun 5 6:58 AM
Chelsea suffer huge blow as they lose key figure to Championship club - originally posted on Sportslens.com New Derby County boss Frank Lampard
has recruited former Chelsea youth coach Jody Morris as his assistant. Morris and Lampard were previously team-mates for England at youth level and also...
- Mon Jun 4 11:00 PM
Tottenham are interested in signing Marseille midfielder Morgan Sanson this summer, according to reports in France. Sanson played 53 times for Marseille across all competitions in 2017/18, helping his side reach the Europa League final. He finished the season with 12 goals and three assists – imp...
- Mon Jun 4 7:00 PM
Chelsea could agree deal for ‘best goalkeeper in the world’ to replace Courtois - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to Don Balon, Chelsea could agree a deal with AS Roma for Alisson Becker, whom they call one of the ‘best goalkeepers in the world’. The Blues could be losing Thibaut Co...
- Mon Jun 4 3:00 PM
Brazil should walk Group E. But is it a two-team battle for second place between two European sides? Or is Costa Rica a threat, like it was in 2014.
- Mon Jun 4 12:55 PM
Sydney (AFP) – Australia’s ageing talisman Tim Cahill has endured a rocky road to his fourth World Cup but insists “given the chance, I’ll always produce when it counts”. Cahill, 38, who has spent most of this season on the sidelines, will join exalted company if he can silence his doubters and f...
- Mon Jun 4 8:15 AM
Report: Chelsea and Arsenal chasing international star; £52 million will seal the deal - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea and Arsenal are battling to sign Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen. According to Spanish media outlet Sport, both clubs have registered their interest with Barc...
- Sun Jun 3 6:04 PM
Leicester and Man Utd defenders ideal for Aston Villa promotion bid - originally posted on Sportslens.com John Terry
’s exit from Aston Villa after their failure to win promotion to the Premier League has left a big gap for manager Steve Bruce to fill. Terry made 36 appearances for the club last s...
- Sun Jun 3 9:00 AM
Chelsea meet twice with shock managerial target, pundit says "he's among Abramovich's favourites" - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea have held talks with Fulham manager Slavisa Jokanovic about replacing current boss Antonio Conte at Stamford Bridge. The Blues met with Jokanovic on Frid...
- Sun Jun 3 8:58 AM
Chelsea and Liverpool discuss possible deal with Brazilian star's representatives - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea and Liverpool have held talks with the representatives of Bordeaux winger Malcom. The 21-year-old has been repeatedly linked with a move to the Premier League over the p...
- Sun Jun 3 3:25 AM
Sydney (AFP) – Tim Cahill will play in his fourth World Cup and teenager Daniel Arzani made the final cut as Australia’s coach Bert van Marwijk finalised his 23-man squad Sunday. The 38-year-old Cahill is his country’s most prolific international scorer with 50 goals and has scored at his three p...
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- Sat Jun 2 8:46 PM
Kane looks like Kane again, and that’s good. England got their World Cup preparations off to a good start on Saturday behind goals from Gary Cahill
and Harry Kane as they defeated Nigeria 2-1 in a friendly at Wembley Stadium. Cahill opened the scoring in the seventh minute with a headed blast on...
- Sat Jun 2 5:28 PM
Derby want to sign this Chelsea and England legend - originally posted on Sportslens.com New Derby County manager Frank Lampard
reportedly wants to make John Terry his first signing. Lampard was named as new Rams manager on Thursday on a three-year deal. Since retiring from professional football...
- Sat Jun 2 9:13 AM
Former Chelsea chief executive Trevor Birch says if Roman Abramovich doesn't get a visa Chelsea face the prospect of no stadium, no manager and no star player. Click to expand Is it game over for Chelsea?
- Sat Jun 2 8:04 AM
Birch gives worrying verdict on Chelsea: "No stadium, no manager and no star player" - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Chelsea chief executive Trevor Birch says the club could face a bleak future if the row over Roman Abramovich’s visa continues. Abramovich pulled the plug on Chelsea’s...