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Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 10:15 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 10:00 AM
Chelsea are confident of completing a deal to sign Antonio Rudiger from Roma this summer, according to reports in the British media. The Evening Standard is reporting that the Blues are expecting to be able to push through a deal for the 24-year-old defender as Antonio Conte looks to shore up his...
Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 9:45 AM
Jose Mourinho is hoping that Manchester United will be able to conclude deals to sign both Nemanja Matic and Alvaro Morata before Sunday, according to reports in the British media. The Guardian is reporting that the Portuguese coach has become increasingly frustrated by Manchester United’s lack o...
Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 9:30 AM
Tiemoue Bakayoko’s expected transfer to Chelsea will be confirmed this week after he agreed personal terms and passed a medical with the club, according to reports in the British media. The Evening Standard is reporting that the 22-year-old Monaco midfielder is on course to be named as the club’s...
Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 9:00 AM
Antonio Conte wants Chelsea to sign Romelu Lukaku even if the striker costs his former club £100m, according to reports in the English media. The Daily Telegraph is reporting that the Blues manager has told the Premier League champions to re-sign the Belgium international at any price this summer...
Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 8:30 AM
Olivier Giroud could replace Romelu Lukaku at Everton if Chelsea sign the Belgium striker this summer, according to reports in the English media. The Sun is reporting that Everton are planning a £20m bid to sign the France international from Arsenal should Lukaku leave Goodison Park in the summer...
Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 8:15 AM
Chelsea are ready to smash their transfer record to sign Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli in a €100m deal, according to reports in Spain. Spanish outlet Don Balon, as quoted by Calciomercato, is reporting that the Premier League champions are set to test the north London side’s resolve with...
Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 7:30 AM
Antonio Rudiger remained coy when quizzed about the speculation linking him with a transfer to Chelsea this summer. The Roma defender has been touted as a target for the Blues in recent days, with reports claiming that the 24-year-old is close to completing a move to Stamford Bridge. Rudiger is c...
Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 7:00 AM
Chelsea have made contact with Real Madrid about the possibility of signing defender Danilo this summer, according to reports in Spain. Spanish newspaper Marca, as quoted by the Daily Express, is claiming that the west London side are interested in landing the 26-year-old this summer and have alr...
Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 6:45 AM
Chelsea’s expected signing of Tiemoue Bakayoko is likely to trigger a £40m move to Manchester United for Nemanja Matic, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Telegraph is claiming that the west London side are hoping to wrap up a deal for the Monaco midfielder this week as Antonio...
Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 6:35 AM
Chelsea are set to ramp up their efforts to sign Alex Sandro from Juventus this week and are ready to offer him £100, 000 a week in wages to sign for the Blues, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Telegraph is reporting that the west London side are hoping to have a breakthrough...
Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 6:00 AM
Barcelona have joined Chelsea in the race to sign Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci, according to reports in the Italian media. Italian newspaper Tuttosport, as quoted by the Daily Star, is reporting that new Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde is looking to sign a world-class centre-half in the...
Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 5:50 AM
Diego Costa could secure a move to Atletico Madrid this summer if Arsenal complete a deal for Alexandre Lacazette, Kaveh Solhekol has claimed. The Gunners are thought to be closing in on a club-record deal to sign France international Lacazette from Ligue 1 side Lyon in the summer transfer window...
Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 5:30 AM
Chelsea are close to completing a deal to sign Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakyoko and AS Roma defender Antonio Rudiger, according to Kaveh Solhekol. The Sky Sports News HQ reporter has shed light on Chelsea’s pursuit of further reinforcements in the summer transfer window. The west London side hav...
Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 5:10 AM
Michy Bathsuayi headed for what the striker described as a “family dinner” with reported Chelsea target Benjamin Mendy. The Monaco wing-back has been regularly linked with a move to the Premier League following an excellent 2016-17 campaign. Manchester City are thought to be favourites to sign th...
Sport Review - Tue Jul 4 12:04 AM
Chelsea and Manchester United will consider moves to sign Borussia Dortmund winger Ousmane Dembele this summer after he snubbed a move to Barcelona, according to reports. The Daily Star, as quoted by the Daily Express, is reporting that the 20-year-old winger has opted against a move to Camp Nou...
Sport Review - Mon Jul 3 10:15 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Mon Jul 3 9:15 AM
Shaka Hislop believes Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho would prefer to sign Nemanja Matic ahead of Fabinho this summer. The Red Devils are thought to be in the market to sign a defensive midfielder in the summer transfer window to secure a long-term replacement for Michael Carrick. The Eng...
Sport Review - Mon Jul 3 6:35 AM
Chelsea could be set to splash the cash on deals to try to sign Dele Alli and Romelu Lukaku this summer, according to reports in Spain. Spanish outlet Don Balon is reporting that Antonio Conte is keen on deals for both Alli and Lukaku as the Chelsea boss prepares his team for their title defence...
Sport Review - Mon Jul 3 6:05 AM
Chelsea are facing competition from Premier League title rivals Manchester City for the signature of AS Roma defender Antonio Rudiger, according to reports in the English media. The Daily Mirror is reporting that the Premier League champions were clear favourites to sign the 24-year-old centre-ha...
Sport Review - Mon Jul 3 6:00 AM
Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United should all be looking to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang this summer, according to Steve Nicol. The 28-year-old has been made available at the right price after the Gabon international handed in a transfer request last month. Aubameyang finished as the Bundes...
Sport Review - Mon Jul 3 5:40 AM
Romelu Lukaku would struggle to replicate Diego Costa’s strike partnership with Eden Hazard at Chelsea, according to Steve Nicol. The Belgium international has been heavily linked with a move to the Premier League champions in the summer transfer window. Antonio Conte is thought to view Lukaku as...
Sport Review - Mon Jul 3 4:40 AM
Tiemoue Bakayoko was in Paris for a wedding over the weekend as the midfielder continues to be heavily linked with a transfer to Chelsea. The 22-year-old midfielder has been touted as a target for the west London club in recent days as he continues to be linked with a move to Chelsea. The latest...
Sport Review - Mon Jul 3 12:50 AM
Craig Burley has suggested that Jose Mourinho has lost interest in Fabinho as Manchester United look to be targeting Nemanja Matic ahead of the Monaco star. The Brazilian midfielder has been heavily linked with a move to Old Trafford since Mourinho took over the reins from Louis van Gaal back in...
Sport Review - Mon Jul 3 12:30 AM
Willy Caballero has revealed his delight at completing his move to Chelsea on a free transfer from Manchester City this summer. The goalkeeper signed for the Blues after he was released by the Citizens at the end of last season and becomes Chelsea’s first signing of the summer. Antonio Conte move...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 11:45 PM
Chelsea will complete a deal to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko as the club’s second summer signing next week, according to reports in France. French newspaper L’Equipe, as quoted by the Daily Express, is reporting that the west London side are set to tie up a deal for the Monaco midfielder in the coming d...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 10:15 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 9:45 AM
Alex Telles’ agent has claimed that he expects the full-back to play for Chelsea “one day” but says there is yet to be an official offer from the Blues this summer. There have been reports in the media in recent days suggesting that the Blues could be set to make a swoop for the Porto … The pos...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 8:45 AM
Virgil van Dijk is still Chelsea’s top target in the summer transfer window despite their interest in AS Roma defender Antonio Rudiger, according to reports in England. Sky Sports is reporting that the Premier League champions are still hoping to complete a deal to sign the Netherlands internatio...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 8:15 AM
Antonio Conte is a big admirer of Germany and Roma defender Antonio Rudiger, according to David Amoyal. The Premier League champions are thought to be interested in signing the Germany international in the 2017 summer transfer window as Conte looks to recruit a centre-half. According to reports i...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 6:44 AM
Antonio Conte is still “confident” of Chelsea completing a deal to sign Romelu Lukaku from Everton this summer, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Telegraph is reporting that the west London club are still looking to tie up a deal for the Belgium international as Conte looks to...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 6:35 AM
Chelsea’s expected signing of Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco is likely to accelerate Manchester United’s move to land Nemanja Matic, according to reports. The Daily Telegraph is claiming that the Blues are hoping to be able to conclude a deal for France star Bakayoko as Antonio Conte moves to bolst...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 6:10 AM
Chelsea are willing to pay £33m for AS Roma defender Antonio Rudiger but the Premier League champions are still hoping to conclude a deal for Southampton star Virgil van Dijk, according to Kaveh Solhekol. The Sky Sports News reporter has taken to Twitter to shed light on Chelsea’s latest transfer...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 5:55 AM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte met with Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan last summer but failed to convince the midfielder to move to Stamford Bridge, according to James Horncastle. The Belgium international was heavily linked with a move to the west London club but Chelsea failed to get a deal ac...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 5:40 AM
Chelsea have made a €38m offer to sign AS Roma defender Antonio Rudiger, according to reports in Italy. Sky Sport Italia, as quoted by Football Italia, is reporting that the Premier League champions have submitted an initial €33m plus a further €5m in add-ons to sign the Germany international in...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 5:00 AM
Craig Burley has expressed his concerns about whether Romelu Lukaku could handle the pressure at Chelsea. The 24-year-old is being heavily linked with a big-money switch back to the Premier League champions in the summer transfer window. Lukaku scored 25 times in 36 games in the Premier League la...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 4:40 AM
Chelsea have signed young Exeter midfielder Ethan Ampadu, with the fee to be decided by a tribunal, according to reports in the British media. The Sun is reporting that the west London club have completed a deal to land the 16-year-old and that the teenager has already become a Chelsea player. Th...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 12:40 AM
Chelsea have agreed a five-year deal with AS Roma defender Antonio Rudiger, according to Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano. The Guardian reporter has taken to Twitter to reveal the details behind Chelsea’s reported latest recruit this summer. Germany international Rudiger is thought to have put...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 12:15 AM
Chelsea are set to spend as much as £125m on signing Tiemoue Bakayoko, Antonio Rudgier and Alex Sandro this summer, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Telegraph is reporting that the west London side are ready to kick off their summer spending spree, after having not yet confirm...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 12:05 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Sun Jul 2 12:00 AM
Jose Mourinho wants Manchester United to wrap up deals to sign Alvaro Morata, Ivan Perisic and Nemanja Matic before the club’s pre-season tour to the United States, according to reports in the British media. The Sun is reporting that Mourinho is “fuming” about Manchester United’s slow start to li...
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 11:45 PM
Chelsea are exploring the possibility of making Porto full-back Alex Telles their second summer signing, according to reports in the British media. The Sun is reporting that the Blues have turned their attentions towards a potential move for the 24-year-old amid “fears” that Paris Saint-Germain a...
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 11:30 PM
Jose Mourinho has prioritised Nemanja Matic over Fabinho as Manchester United’s second signing this summer, according to reports in the British media. The Manchester Evening News is reporting that Paris Saint-Germain are now leading the race to sign Fabinho from Monaco this summer and that Mourin...
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 12:32 PM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 10:00 AM
Eden Hazard has taken to social media to send a heartfelt message to John Terry after the veteran defender’s final season at Chelsea. The former England captain called time on his Blues career at the end of last season after finding his playing time under new boss Antonio Conte to be restricted....
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 9:30 AM
Nathan Ake has sent a heartfelt message to Chelsea fans after he completed his permanent transfer to Bournemouth on Friday. The 22-year-old Dutch defender was deemed to be surplus to requirements at Stamford Bridge by Antonio Conte and was sold to the Cherries after speculation about his future....
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 9:15 AM
Arsenal and Chelsea are still retaining an interest in signing Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski in the summer transfer window, according to reports in Germany. German newspaper Sport Bild, as quoted by Metro, is reporting that Arsenal are the latest club to be linked with a move to sign t...
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 7:45 AM
Tony Cascarino has told Chelsea to drop their interest in Romelu Lukaku and instead target Monaco starlet Kylian Mbappe this summer. The Blues have been linked with a host of players this summer but have so far not officially announced any new signings. The west London side have been widely repor...
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 7:15 AM
Chelsea have wished Nathan Ake the “best of luck” for the future after the defender’s transfer to Bournemouth was confirmed on Friday morning. The defender was heavily linked with a move back to Bournemouth this summer after he enjoyed a successful loan spell with Eddie Howe’s side last season. A...
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 6:25 AM
Chelsea are considering making a fresh bid for Roma defender Kostas Manolas, according to reports in the British media. The Evening Standard is reporting that the Blues are planning to announce the signing of Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko this weekend and are also “exploring” the possibility...
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 6:15 AM
Manchester United will only sign Nemanja Matic from Chelsea if Antonio Conte can sign two midfielders in the summer transfer window, according to reports in the English media. The Daily Mail is reporting that Manchester United won’t be able to complete a deal to sign Matic until the Premier Leagu...
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 6:05 AM
Chelsea are in negotiations to sign Germany and AS Roma defender Antonio Rudiger in the summer transfer window, according to reports in Italy. GianlucaDiMarzio.com is reporting that Rudiger’s representatives are set to jet to London to discuss a potential deal with Premier League champions Chelse...
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 5:40 AM
Chelsea could sell up to seven players in the summer transfer window to raise funds for new signings, according to reports in the English media. The Daily Mail is reporting that Nemanja Matic is one of the high-profile names that could leave given interest from title rivals Manchester United. The...
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 4:50 AM
Tiemoue Bakayoko hit the shops in Paris last week as the midfielder continues to be linked with a transfer to Chelsea this summer. The Monaco star has been relentlessly linked with a move to the Stamford Bridge club in recent weeks, with the latest reports last week claiming that his unveiling as...
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 4:30 AM
Pedro Rodriguez has admitted that it will be a huge loss for Chelsea should Diego Costa leave the west London club this summer. The Spanish striker’s future at the west London club has been a relentless source of speculation in recent weeks amid reports that he could be set to leave Stamford Brid...
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 1:00 AM
Chelsea and Manchester United have both made offers to sign Romelu Lukaku in the summer transfer window, according to Paul Mariner. The Belgium international’s future has been a source of relentless speculation in the summer transfer window after the centre-forward made clear his intention to lea...
Sport Review - Sat Jul 1 12:20 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Fri Jun 30 6:45 PM
Pedro Rodriguez has warned his Chelsea team-mates that they will have to be at their best if they want to retain their Premier League title and challenge for Champions League glory next season. The Blues enjoyed a brilliant first season at Stamford Bridge under Antonio Conte last term as they won...
Sport Review - Fri Jun 30 9:15 AM
Chelsea are ready to part with a world-record fee for a defender to secure the signing of Alex Sandro from Juventus, according to reports in the English media. The Evening Standard is reporting that Chelsea are close to completing a deal to make Sandro their first summer signing of the 2017 windo...
Sport Review - Fri Jun 30 8:30 AM
Chelsea and Manchester United are very unlikely to complete a deal to sign Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski this summer, according to David Amoyal. The ESPN reporter believes the odds of the Premier League duo completing a deal to sign the Poland international are slim. The Bayern Munich...
Sport Review - Fri Jun 30 8:30 AM
Chelsea have offered Juventus defender Alex Sandro a deal worth £150, 000 a week, according to reports in the English media. The Evening Standard is reporting that the Premier League champions are ready to make the Brazil international one of the best-paid players at Stamford Bridge. The same art...
Sport Review - Fri Jun 30 7:54 AM
Bournemouth are poised to sign Nathan Ake in a £20m deal from Chelsea, according to reports in the British media. The Guardian is reporting that the Netherlands defender is on the verge of completing a permanent move to the club he spent the first half on loan to last season. The same report clai...
Sport Review - Fri Jun 30 7:15 AM
Antonio Conte will only approve the sale of Nemanja Matic to Manchester United if Chelsea bring in two players as replacements for the Serbian, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Record is reporting that Conte would only entertain the idea of selling Matic to the Red Devils if C...
Sport Review - Fri Jun 30 6:45 AM
Chelsea are hoping to announce deals to sign both Tiemoue Bakayoko and Alex Sandro as their first two summer recruits this weekend, according to reports in the British media. The Sun is reporting that Bakayoko has already passed a medical with the Blues and is set to be confirmed as a Chelsea pla...
Sport Review - Fri Jun 30 6:25 AM
Kurt Zouma has insisted that he wants to stay at Chelsea beyond the summer transfer window. The French defender has been linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge this summer because of his lack of playing time with Chelsea last season. Indeed, Zouma only started three games in the Premier Lea...
Sport Review - Fri Jun 30 6:15 AM
Chelsea are still hoping to sign Alex Sandro despite Juventus rejecting their initial offer for the left-back, according to David Amoyal. The ESPN reporter has revealed that the Premier League champions are still hopeful of concluding a deal to sign the 26-year-old this summer. Chelsea were thoug...
Sport Review - Fri Jun 30 5:55 AM
Chelsea are closing in on a deal to sign Alex Sandro after Juventus earmarked a replacement for the left-back, according to reports in Italy. Italian website Calcio Mercato is reporting that the Blues could be close to completing a deal to sign the Brazil international in the summer transfer wind...
Sport Review - Fri Jun 30 5:50 AM
Chelsea are poised to sell Nathan Ake to Bournemouth in a £20m deal, according to reports in the English media. The Evening Standard is reporting that the Netherlands international will complete a return to Bournemouth following his loan spell at the Cherries last term. The same article reveals t...
Sport Review - Fri Jun 30 4:40 AM
Chelsea have made a “shock” move to try and sign Germany defender Jerome Boateng from Bayern Munich, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is reporting that the west London side have identified the 28-year-old as a potential summer signing as Antonio Conte looks to strengthe...
Sport Review - Fri Jun 30 12:20 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Fri Jun 30 12:15 AM
Chelsea are considering a move to sign defender Kostas Manolas from Roma as he stalls on his proposed transfer to Zenit Saint-Petersburg, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Telegraph is claiming that Chelsea have “made a check” on the situation of the 26-year-old Greece internat...
Sport Review - Thu Jun 29 11:45 PM
Chelsea are set for a battle with Paris Saint-Germain to secure the signature of Alex Sandro this summer, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mail is reporting that the French club have emerged as serious contenders to sign the Brazilian full-back from Juventus this summer along...
Sport Review - Thu Jun 29 6:30 PM
Tiemoue Bakayoko looks to be ignoring the relentless speculation linking him with a transfer to Chelsea as he enjoyed some time family time in France this week. The 22-year-old Monaco star has been constantly linked with a move to Chelsea in recent days as Antonio Conte looks to bolster his midfi...
Sport Review - Thu Jun 29 10:20 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Thu Jun 29 10:00 AM
Chelsea are not close to clinching the signing of Alex Sandro from Juventus, according to one Italian journalist. It has been widely reported in the British media in recent days that Chelsea are closing on a deal to bring the 26-year-old full-back to Stamford Bridge as Antonio Conte looks to stre...
Sport Review - Thu Jun 29 9:30 AM
Timoue Bakayoko excited Chelsea fans on social media this week when he liked a post by Blues striker Michy Batshuayi as the forward hit the gym at Cobham. Bakayoko has been heavily linked with a move to Chelsea this summer and the latest reports have suggested that the midfielder travelled to Lon...
Sport Review - Thu Jun 29 8:30 AM
Romelu Lukaku’s future at Everton is up in the air but the striker isn’t allow the transfer speculation to stress him out. The Belgium international is currently on holiday in Los Angeles in the USA’s sunshine state California ahead of pre-season training in a couple of weeks. Lukaku has been hea...
Sport Review - Thu Jun 29 7:30 AM
Chelsea are ready to sell either Kurt Zouma or Michy Batshuayi to fund a deal to sign Vitolo from Sevilla, according to reports in Spain. Spanish newspaper Marca, as quoted by the Daily Express, is reporting that the west London side are considering letting the defender or striker leave the club...
Sport Review - Thu Jun 29 6:35 AM
Chelsea are set to complete the £61m signing of Alex Sandro from Juventus, with Nathan Ake set to join Bournemouth for £20m, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mail is reporting that the west London side are set to wrap up a club-record deal to land full-back Sandro from Juventu...
Sport Review - Thu Jun 29 6:05 AM
Chelsea will only move to sign Broussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang if a move to sign Everton star Romelu Lukaku falls through, according to reports in England. The Daily Mail is reporting that Chelsea are interested in signing the Gabon international in the summer transfer window...
Sport Review - Thu Jun 29 5:00 AM
Chelsea are in pole position to sign Juventus defender Alex Sandro after Manchester City ended their interest in the Brazilian, according to Matt Law. The Daily Telegraph reporter has been monitoring Sandro’s potential options in the summer transfer window as the left-back continues to be linked...
Sport Review - Thu Jun 29 4:40 AM
Antonio Conte held crunch talks with Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich last week about the possibility of signing a new contract and disussed the Blues’ summer transfer plans, according to reports in the British media. The Times is reporting that the Chelsea boss met with the club’s owner last week...
Sport Review - Thu Jun 29 1:00 AM
Chelsea will have to rethink their summer transfer plans after Southampton reiterated Virgil van Dijk is not for sale this summer. The Premier League champions have been heavily linked with a move to sign the 25-year-old to strengthen their defence ahead of the 2017-18 season. Chelsea were though...
Sport Review - Thu Jun 29 12:40 AM
Alex Sandro will either move to Chelsea or remain at Juventus despite interest from Paris Saint-Germain, according to Matt Law. The Daily Telegraph reporter has taken to Twitter to shed light on Sandro’s situation amid relentless speculation linking the defender with a move to the Premier League...
Sport Review - Thu Jun 29 12:30 AM
Manchester United will still pursue a deal to sign Fabinho from Monaco this summer even if they are successful in their bid to lure Nemanja Matic to Old Trafford, according to reports. The Independent is reporting that the Red Devils are still keen to bring the 23-year-old Monaco star to Old Traf...
Sport Review - Thu Jun 29 12:15 AM
Chelsea will not announce the signing of Romelu Lukaku from Everton until after 1 July, when the Blues’ kit deal with Adidas expires, according to reports. The Daily Express is claiming that the west London side are waiting until after this weekend to confirm their new signings this summer becaus...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 11:45 PM
Chelsea and Tottenham would have to shell out a transfer fee of £25m to convince Middlesbrough to sell defender Ben Gibson this summer, according to reports. TEAMtalk is reporting that Middlesbrough are keen to keep hold of both centre-half Gibson and midfielder Marten De Roon beyond the current...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 10:00 AM
Tiemoue Bakayoko will be a “perfect” signing for Chelsea this summer, according to Craig Burley. The Monaco midfielder has been heavily linked with a move to Stamford Bridge in recent days, with the latest reports claiming that the 22-year-old is already in London to finalise his transfer to Chel...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 9:30 AM
Chelsea have moved closer to securing a deal to sign Alex Sandro from Juventus, according to reports in Italy. Italian newspaper La Stampa is reporting that Chelsea are just “one step” away from securing the signing of the Brazilian full-back from Juventus. The same article claims that Chelsea ha...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 9:15 AM
Chelsea are negotiating personal terms with Tiemoue Bakayoko but will pay a £35.1m fee for the Monaco midfielder, according to reports in England. The Evening Standard is reporting that the Premier League champions have agreed upon a transfer fee in the region of £35.1m with Monaco for the defens...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 9:00 AM
Antonio Conte wants Chelsea to sign seven players in the summer transfer window, according to reports in the English media. Yahoo! Sport is reporting that the Blues manager wants to make some major additions to his Chelsea squad ahead of the 2017-18 season. Monaco star Tiemoue Bakayoko remains a...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 8:45 AM
Chelsea won’t sell Nemanja Matic to Manchester United until a deal for Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko is complete, according to reports in the English media. The Evening Standard is reporting that the Premier League champions are open to selling Serbia international Matic this summer despite...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 8:15 AM
Antonio Conte has warned Chelsea that he is prepared to leave the Premier League champions if his transfer demands aren’t met this summer, according to reports in the English media. Yahoo! Sport is reporting that the Italian coach won’t agree to sign a new contract until the Italian coach is sati...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 7:30 AM
Steve Nicol is backing Manchester United to challenge Chelsea for the Premier League title next season – but says the Blues are still the favourites to retain their crown. The Red Devils have already kicked off their summer spending by securing the transfer of Benfica defender Victor Lindelof thi...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 6:25 AM
Tiemoue Bakayoko is in London to finalise his summer transfer to Chelsea, according to reports in France. French outlet RTL, as quoted by Metro, is reporting that the 22-year-old Monaco midfielder has headed to the English capital ahead of his proposed move to Stamford Bridge. Bakayoko has been h...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 6:10 AM
Nemanja Matic’s relationship with Jose Mourinho wouldn’t present a problem in any Manchester United deal to sign the Chelsea midfielder, according to reports in the English media. The Manchester Evening News is reporting that the reunion between Matic and Mourinho would be seamless despite the Se...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 5:50 AM
Massimiliano Allegri has rubbished the suggestion Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci could move to Chelsea this summer. The Italy international has been regularly linked with a move to the Premier League champions over the past 12 months or so since Antonio Conte took over the reins at Stamford B...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 5:30 AM
Chelsea are set to focus their efforts on signing Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk this summer, according to reports in the English media. The Evening Standard is reporting that Chelsea have suffered a blow in their attempts to sign Juventus centre-half Leonardo Bonucci in the summer transfer...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 5:00 AM
Robert Lewandowski’s agent believes the striker would be best served remaining at Bayern Munich this summer. The Bayern Munich star has been linked with a move to the Premier League in recent weeks amid reported interest from Premier League champions Chelsea and Manchester United. Lewandowski was...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 4:40 AM
Manchester United are set to complete the signing of Nemanja Matic from Chelsea in a €45m deal, according to Tancredi Palmeri. The Italian journalist took to Twitter on Monday night to claim that the Red Devils are set to tie up the signing of the Serbia international as their second summer recru...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 4:30 AM
Craig Burley has backed Chelsea’s reported pursuit of Alex Sandro this summer but admits he would “feel sorry” for Marcos Alonso should the Brazilian indeed arrive at Stamford Bridge this summer. The Blues have been heavily linked with a move to bring Sandro to Stamford Bridge from Juventus this...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 12:50 AM
Chelsea will have to submit a €55m (£48m) offer to sign Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci, according to reports in Italy. Italian website Calciomercato.com is reporting that Serie A champions Juventus won’t consider selling the experienced Italian defender for less than €55m in the 2017 summer t...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 12:16 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Wed Jun 28 12:15 AM
Manchester United have held talks with Chelsea about the possibility of signing midfielder Nemanja Matic this summer, according to Kaveh Solhekol. The Sky Sports News HQ reporter took to Twitter to reveal that the Red Devils have made contact with the Blues about bringing the 28-year-old midfield...