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Irish Independent - Wed Sep 27 10:41 PM
Ilkay Gundogan has warned champions Chelsea that Manchester City are ready for them this weekend.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 27 9:33 PM
CHELSEA striker Alvaro Morata has already justified his price tag.
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 27 9:13 PM
Everton could make a move for France and Atletico Madrid star Kevin Gameiro, who may find himself surplus to requirement with Diego Simeone’s side following Diego Costa’s proposed January move to Los Rojiblancos, according to the Mirror. Costa, who is set to secure a £67M move to the Spanish side...
Mirror - Wed Sep 27 8:34 PM
The Spain international left the Blues after a spat with the Italian last week to join Atletico Madrid
The Sun - Wed Sep 27 8:27 PM
DIEGO COSTA watched his former Chelsea team-mates take on new club Atletico Madrid. The ex-Chelsea striker completed his £67million return to the Spanish capital this week. But he cannot take to the field until January due to Atleti’s transfer ban. Costa warmly greeted the Blues as they arrived a...
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 27 7:39 PM
Chelsea fans have come up with a glorious new chant for £40M summer signing Tiemoue Bakayoko which talks about the player’s partnership with fellow Frenchman N’Golo Kante. Bakayoko, who joined the Blues from Monaco for £40M in the summer as per Sky Sports, has hit the ground running at Stamford B...
Irish Independent - Wed Sep 27 5:58 PM
ANTONIO Conte had a stroke of luck when Romelu Lukaku ended a bitter internal debate at Stamford Bridge during the summer by declaring his intention to sign for Manchester United.
Goal.com - Wed Sep 27 4:50 PM
The Spain striker has officially finalised his move ahead of the two clubs facing off in the Champions League group stage
The Sun - Wed Sep 27 4:22 PM
CHELSEA boss Antonio Conte may be breathing a sigh of relief after confirmation troublesome striker Diego Costa will re-join Atletico Madrid in January. A brief 30-word statement from the Premier League champions revealed a deal has been agreed for the forward to return to Spain. Until then he is...
Daily Star - Wed Sep 27 4:11 PM
ALVARO MORATA will beat Diego Costa’s goal tally from last season in his first campaign at Chelsea, according to the bookies.
The Sun - Wed Sep 27 2:17 PM
CHELSEA and Liverpool target Faouzi Ghoulam is set to walk away from Napoli on a free. Juventus and Prem duo are in the hunt to land the Algerian left-back. Ghoulam appears no closer to signing a new contract at the Stadio San Paolo. And he is poised for a move away when his current deal ends …
Soccernet - Wed Sep 27 1:08 PM
Atletico Madrid's Koke has warmly welcomed back Diego Costa to the club but believes he will need to fight for a starting place. Diego Costa's return to Atletico Madrid from Chelsea means Rojiblanco coach Diego Simeone has the most fearsome attacking options of his time in charge of the club. But...
Mirror - Wed Sep 27 11:54 AM
If Chelsea, or anyone else, want to prise him away from the Spanish capital, they will need to part with €200million, around £175million
Daily Star - Wed Sep 27 10:37 AM
REAL MADRID are desperate to sign Juventus talisman Paulo Dybala.
The Sun - Wed Sep 27 10:35 AM
INTER MILAN star Antonio Candreva could be on his way out, putting Chelsea on red alert, according to reports. Calciomercato claim the winger is having a tough time in Serie A after being linked with a switch to Chelsea in the summer. After a good first season at Inter, Candreva has been the targ...
Sport Review - Wed Sep 27 10:22 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 every morning in the lead-...
Soccernet - Wed Sep 27 10:06 AM
Diego Costa's return to Atletico Madrid will put Antoine Griezmann "on alert, " midfielder Saul Niguez has said. France international
Daily Express - Wed Sep 27 10:03 AM
FERNANDO TORRES has revealed he offered advice to Alvaro Morata on his move to Chelsea - but he is not sure he needed it.
Daily Express - Wed Sep 27 10:02 AM
DIEGO COSTA is poised to come face to face with Antonio Conte tonight for the first time since the Italian told him he was not wanted at Chelsea.
Guardian - Wed Sep 27 10:00 AM
• New Atlético Madrid striker plans to say goodbye to team-mates • Costa completed move to Wanda Metropolitano stadium on Tuesday Antonio Conte will come face to face with Diego Costa this evening as the Spain forward, who completed his move to Atlético Madrid on Tuesday, is intending to bid fare...
Mirror - Wed Sep 27 9:44 AM
Costa has sealed his £59million return Madrid after three years in west London
The Sun - Wed Sep 27 9:31 AM
SAUL NIGUEZ will line up for Atletico Madrid against Chelsea tonight regarded as one of the best midfielders in Europe – but he could have been playing for Fulham. Niguez is the heartbeat of the Atletico side who are hoping to finally win the Champions League this season having twice been beaten...
London Evening Standard - Wed Sep 27 8:59 AM
Fernando Torres has admitted he offered Alvaro Morata advice before joining Chelsea but says the striker's start to life in England shows he does not need any help.
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 27 8:53 AM
Chelsea are reportedly eyeing moves for Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani and Inter midfielder Antonio Candreva next year to bolster their squad. Antonio Conte has seen his side bounce back well from their opening-day defeat to Burnley, picking up four wins and a draw in the Premier Leag...
Guardian - Wed Sep 27 8:33 AM
Today’s tittle-tattle is a man in motion The Mill is just one of an assortment of hacks weeping salt tears at the news that Diego Costa’s £57m move to Atlético Madrid is finally done, bringing the curtain down on one of the great interminable transfer sagas of our age. Chelsea will look to swiftl...
The Sun - Wed Sep 27 8:32 AM
REAL MADRID will temporarily end interest in Eden Hazard to weigh up a move for Paulo Dybala, according to reports. Los Blancos president Florentino Perez will have the final say on the move as the club search for a new Galactico. Mundo Deportivo claim Real’s transfer negotiations over possible m...
Sport Review - Wed Sep 27 8:30 AM
Jamie Carragher believes Manchester United signing Romelu Lukaku shouldn’t be compared to Chelsea legend Didier Drogba. The Red Devils signed Lukaku in a £75m deal from Premier League rivals Everton in the summer transfer window to bolster their attacking options. The 24-year-old has struggled to...
The Sun - Wed Sep 27 8:21 AM
DIEGO COSTA has a Neymar-esque buy-out clause in his new Atletico Madrid contract. His return to the Spanish capital side was finally completed after months of speculation, when Chelsea agreed a £67million deal with the Rojiblancos. And Atletico moved to ensure no one else was going to come and t...
Daily Express - Wed Sep 27 7:49 AM
CHARLY MUSONDA is reportedly set to be offered a new contract at Chelsea to fend off interest from Arsenal and Manchester United.
Daily Express - Wed Sep 27 7:49 AM
TRANSFER NEWS never goes away and before we know it the January transfer window will be upon us. Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest rumours and gossip.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 27 7:36 AM
AC MILAN are reportedly weighing up their options in case they have to replace Vincenzo Montella.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 27 7:00 AM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest transfer news and gossip from the Premier League involving Arsenal, Liverpool and Chelsea.
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 27 6:39 AM
Chelsea are reportedly ready to break a Premier League record in order to persuade Eden Hazard to sign a new contract at the club. According to The Sun, Hazard currently earns £220, 000 per week at Stamford Bridge but the Blues are prepared to up that to wage £300, 000, which equates to £15.6m a...
Daily Star - Wed Sep 27 6:20 AM
FERNANDO TORRES reveals he offered words of advice to Alvaro Morata before his £70m move to Chelsea.
Daily Express - Wed Sep 27 6:20 AM
CHELSEA are favourites odds-on favourites to sign Edinson Cavan if he decides to quit Paris Saint-Germain in the New Year.
Sport Review - Wed Sep 27 6:15 AM
Thierry Henry says he has been impressed with Alvaro Morata’s performances for Chelsea in the 2017-18 season so far. The Spain international moved to Premier League champions Chelsea in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata scored his first Chelsea hat-...
Sport Review - Wed Sep 27 5:20 AM
Jamie Carragher believes there are similarities between Chelsea signing Alvaro Morata and Liverpool legend Fernando Torres. The defending Premier League champions signed Morata in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window to improve their attacking options at Stamf...
Sport Review - Wed Sep 27 4:40 AM
Cesc Fabregas has admitted that he will miss having Diego Costa around at Chelsea. The Spanish striker completed his much-anticipated transfer to Atletico Madrid last week after he was deemed to be surplus to requirements at Stamford Bridge by Antonio Conte. Costa will not be able to play for his...
Daily Telegraph - Wed Sep 27 12:59 AM
Telegraph.co.uk Hazard knows that Chelsea want to reaffirm his position as the club's highest earner with a huge pay rise and there is encouragement from both sides that the forward will sign an extension to his current deal that is due to expire in 2020. Despite and more »
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 11:45 PM
Pat Nevin believes that Alvaro Morata is an “almost perfect” striker following his strong start to his first season at Chelsea. The 24-year-old forward has quickly adapted to the rigours of the Premier League following his transfer to the west London club from Real Madrid back in July. Morata sco...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 10:44 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has warned Eden Hazard that it is time to step up and show what he can do in the Champions League tonight.
Metro - Tue Sep 26 10:01 PM
He's looking like a brilliant signing already
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 9:46 PM
STARSPORT bring you all the latest news and transfer gossip from Chelsea.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 9:09 PM
DIEGO COSTA has completed his move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid.
Soccernet - Tue Sep 26 8:59 PM
Diego Costa has officially completed his move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid, the clubs announced on Tuesday evening. After Costa fell out of
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 8:45 PM
CHELSEA are favourites to sign Edinson Cavani if he quits Paris Saint-Germain in January. The Uruguay ace publicly fell out with new signing Neymar over set-piece duties. After he refused a £880, 000 offer to step aside and let the Brazilian take penalties, the odds have shortened on him leaving...
Irish Independent - Tue Sep 26 8:38 PM
Diego Costa has completed his move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid, the Spanish side have announced.
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 26 8:29 PM
Diego Costa is "very happy to return home" after completing a move to Atletico Madrid and leaving Chelsea.
Mirror - Tue Sep 26 8:23 PM
The Chelsea boss is ready to shake hands with his former striker, who has now completed his return
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 8:17 PM
CHELSEA have announced the sale of Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid.
Soccernet - Tue Sep 26 8:13 PM
Diego Costa has officially completed his move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid, the Spanish club announced on Tuesday evening. After Costa fell out
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 26 8:11 PM
Chelsea have confirmed Diego Costa has completed his move to Atletico Madrid.
BBC - Tue Sep 26 8:10 PM
Striker Diego Costa completes his move back to Atletico Madrid from Chelsea, but will not be eligible to play until 1 January.
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 26 8:07 PM
Diego Costa has completed his long-awaited transfer from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid.
Goal.com - Tue Sep 26 8:04 PM
The Manchester United boss is not included in the three-man shortlist although there is Premier League representation in the form of the Chelsea boss
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 5:57 PM
CHELSEA are set to offer Eden Hazard a bumper new £300, 000-a-week deal… one that will make him the highest earner in English football. The mega-money deal will take the Belgian, 26, above Manchester United’s Paul Pogba in the pay stakes. Hazard has not long broken back into the Chelsea first-tea...
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 5:27 PM
CHELSEA are reportedly ‘optimistic’ Eden Hazard will commit his long-term future to the club by signing a new £300, 000-a-week contract.
Goal.com - Tue Sep 26 5:23 PM
The Blues have agreed to let the Spain international return to Atletico Madrid, bringing to an end a long-running saga regarding the striker's future
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 5:04 PM
EVERTON have reportedly been sounded out over a possible January deal for Atletico Madrid striker Kevin Gameiro.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 5:04 PM
CHELSEA linked winger Antonio Candreva could be heading for the exit at Inter Milan.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 4:46 PM
CHELSEA believe Eden Hazard will put pen to paper on a new £300, 000-a-week contract at Stamford Bridge and go on to prove himself in the Champions League.
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 4:37 PM
CHELSEA are confident Eden Hazard will sign a new deal at the club that will make him the highest earner in English football. The £300, 000-a-week contract on the table will take the 26-year-old above Manchester United’s Paul Pogba in the pay stakes. More to follow…
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 4:25 PM
GENOA striker Petro Pellegri is quickly becoming one of the hottest properties in European football, wanted by a host of Premier League and Serie A clubs. The 16-year-old forward became the joint-youngest ever Serie A debutant last year and is now establishing himself as a regular feature at firs...
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 4:22 PM
SKY SPORTS pundit Jamie Carragher has likened Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata to two former Blues frontmen.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 26 4:19 PM
Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas has insisted that he will remain friends with Diego Costa as his ex-teammate settles back into life in Spain. Costa refused to report for training with Chelsea this season and failed to make a single appearance for the Blues as part of the on-going feud with Anton...
Mirror - Tue Sep 26 3:59 PM
The France international could be surplus to requirements in the next transfer window after Diego Costa's arrival
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 3:54 PM
REAL MADRID star Cristiano Ronaldo has vetoed the arrivals of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Robert Lewandowski, Eden Hazard and Edinson Cavani.
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 2:38 PM
CHELSEA want to tie superstarlet Charly Musonda down a new long-term deal, to warn off Premier League rivals Arsenal and Manchester United, according to reports. The 20-year-old has broken into the first team this season and caught the eye of Europe’s top clubs. And the Standard claims the Blues...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 2:03 PM
JOSE MOURINHO will make a fresh move for Antoine Griezmann next summer, according to reports. With Diego Costa now back at Atletico Madrid, the Manchester United boss believes the French star will again be open to moving to Old Trafford. Griezmann, who came third in Ballon d’Or voting last year,...
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 26 1:53 PM
Man Utd have reportedly seen their chances of signing Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann increase after the Spanish giants re-signed Diego Costa. Jose Mourinho was heavily linked with a move for the French international this past summer, but evidently a transfer failed to materialise and he inst...
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 26 12:46 PM
Hazard was asked to build his perfect footballer, taking the heading ability of Belgium team-mate Christian Benteke, the free kicks of Tottenham's Christian Eriksen and the leadership of John Terry.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 12:39 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED are reportedly still interested in signing Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 12:38 PM
FRANK LAMPARD says Chelsea had to sell Diego Costa this summer.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 26 12:11 PM
After leaving for Atletico Madrid on rather sour terms with the Chelsea hierarchy, Cesc Fabregas is the latest player to voice a tribute to Diego Costa. In an interview with Marca, the former Arsenal man stated how the club had lost one of the best strikers on the continent: “In recent years ther...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 11:42 AM
CHELSEA will open talks with Charly Musonda over a new contract.
Guardian - Tue Sep 26 11:10 AM
From game vision to free kicks, the Chelsea and Belgium forward selects the attributes which make up his perfect footballer As Eden Hazard prepares to face Atlético Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday, the Chelsea and Belgium forward has been asked to select a portrait of his ideal player...
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 26 10:48 AM
Cesc Fabregas has paid tribute to Diego Costa ahead of his move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid, saying the striker "deserves to be on the field".
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 10:30 AM
CHELSEA supporters have not shed any tears over the departure of Diego Costa, according to Pat Nevin.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 26 10:26 AM
Chelsea will reportedly have to be on their guard as AC Milan are said to be considering Antonio Conte as a possible replacement for Vincenzo Montella. After spending big this past summer to bring in 11 new players following Yonghong Li’s takeover of the club, with the likes of Leonardo Bonucci a...
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 26 10:19 AM
After missing out on Diego Costa, Everton are setting their sights on PSG frontman Edison Cavani as a replacement for Romelu Lukaku who left for Manchester United in the summer. The Sun reported on Tuesday that Tuttomercatoweb claim that the Uruguayan may leave the French capital after a rift bet...
Mirror - Tue Sep 26 9:59 AM
The Spain striker is leaving Stamford Bridge to return to Atletico Madrid in a £57million deal
Metro - Tue Sep 26 9:58 AM
They're being made to sweat over his future.
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 26 9:18 AM
Chelsea are planning to open talks with Belgium Under-21-international starlet Charly Musonda over a new contract.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 8:42 AM
CHELSEA target Alex Sandro has reportedly begun negotiations to extend his Juventus stay.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 26 8:29 AM
AC Milan star Suso has signed a new contract with the club, ending reported interest from Chelsea and Tottenham for the time being. The 23-year-old has really found his feet in Italy, establishing himself as a key figure for Milan under Vincenzo Montella. With seven goals and 11 assists in 37 app...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 8:22 AM
ANTONIO CONTE and Carlo Ancelotti are in the frame to replace under-fire Vincenzo Montella at AC Milan, according to reports in Italy. The Rossoneri gaffer has come under huge pressure after an indifferent start to the season following a big summer of spending from the club’s new Chinese owners....
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 8:20 AM
EVERTON are set to increase their interest in Paris Saint-Germain star Edinson Cavani, according to reports. Toffees boss Ronald Koeman is still looking for a replacement for Romelu Lukaku after he was sold to Manchester United in a £90milion deal. And Tuttomercatoweb are reporting that the Dutch...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 6:48 AM
ALVARO MORATA is basically the perfect idol for any striker.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 6:39 AM
IAN WRIGHT believes it could have turned out very differently for Alvaro Morata and Romelu Lukaku during the summer transfer window.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 26 6:37 AM
Man Utd are reportedly in a race with Chelsea to secure the signing of Genoa youngster Pietro Pellegri, but it will take £40m to prise him away. The 16-year-old has made quite the impact in a short space of time, as after making his Serie A debut last season, he’s really attracted attention this...
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 6:10 AM
Antonio Conte believes Alvaro Morata is equipped to thrive in the Champions League ahead of Chelsea’s trip to Atletico Madrid on Tuesday night. The Spain international moved to the Premier League champions in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata scored...
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 5:40 AM
Jamie Redknapp has praised Chelsea signing Alvaro Morata for proving his critics wrong in the Premier League. The Spain international moved to the defending Premier League champions in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata scored his first Premier Leagu...
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 4:40 AM
Chelsea are set to make a fresh attempt to try and sign Alex Sandro in the January transfer window, according to reports in Italy. Italian outlet TransferMarketWeb, as quoted by the Daily Express, is reporting that the Blues will make a new move to try and land the 26-year-old defender in the new...
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 12:15 AM
Glenn Hoddle believes that Alvaro Morata and Harry Kane both have very similar styles of play. The Spanish striker has hit the ground running at Chelsea since signing for the west London side from Real Madrid back in July as Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his attacking options at Stamford...
Sport Review - Mon Sep 25 11:42 PM
Steven Gerrard believes that Alvaro Morata is a better long-term option up front for Chelsea than Diego Costa. The 24-year-old striker has made a brilliant start to life at Stamford Bridge after joining the west London club from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata has been in fine f...
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 9:50 PM
CHELSEA midfielder Cesc Fabregas has denied seeking out a transfer away from the club.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 9:01 PM
CESC FABREGAS says the transfer saga that surrounded Diego Costa and Chelsea this summer was “wrong”.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 6:06 PM
STARSPORT bring you the latest transfer gossip, news and rumours from Manchester United, Liverpool and Chelsea.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 5:04 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has cast major doubt over his long-term future at Chelsea.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 4:52 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea have been told to stump up a staggering £40m if they want to land teen sensation Pietro Pellegri.
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 4:17 PM
DIEGO COSTA’S exit Stamford Bridge means Chelsea have banked a bonkers £500milllion over the past three years. But which players will Blues chiefs feel smug about shifting and who are the ones that could return to bite them? SunSport takes you through 31 players to have emptied their lockers at C...
Irish Independent - Mon Sep 25 2:48 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has admitted that he misses Italy and plans to return home soon.
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 2:15 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED have joined Chelsea in the race to sign 16-year-old Italian sensation Pietro Pellegri. However, sources close to Genoa have told us that chairman Enrico Preziosi will only consider a sale if they receive around £40million. Pellegri shot to prominence when he made his debut at 15...
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 2:15 PM
THE stormclouds have all but cleared for Chelsea boss Antonio Conte after confirmation troublesome striker Diego Costa will re-join Atletico Madrid in January. A brief 30-word statement from the Premier League champions confirmed a deal had been agreed for the wantaway forward to return to Spain....
Independent - Mon Sep 25 1:59 PM
After a summer of discontent it appeared Conte had settled again in London but now the Italian hints he will be leaving soon
Sky Sports - Mon Sep 25 1:30 PM
SkySports Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has expressed his intention to return to Italy in the future after revealing that he is not planning to "stay abroad for too long". The former Italy coach was rewarded with a new two-year contract in the summer having led and more »
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 1:02 PM
CHELSEA finally put the long-running Diego Costa saga behind them last week when they announced he would officially be rejoining Atletico Madrid. The Brazilian-born forward had been frozen out and told he had no future at the club by Antonio Conte, despite being the club’s chief goal threat for t...
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 11:39 AM
RUBEN LOFTUS-CHEEK could be set for a wheel-y good career after Tim Sherwood likened him to a Rolls Royce.
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 11:31 AM
ANTONIO CONTE has cast doubts over his Chelsea future by admitting: I won’t stay abroad for too long. The Italian was heavily linked with the Inter Milan job this summer but instead signed a new two-year Blues deal keeping him at the club until 2019. He revealed plans to move his wife Elisabetta...
Mirror - Mon Sep 25 11:07 AM
The Italian believes he is merely a "temporary worker", regardless of his success at Stamford Bridge
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 10:57 AM
ANTONIO CONTE has admitted he misses Italy and will head back to his homeland before too long.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 10:30 AM
CHELSEA will go back in for Juventus ace Alex Sandro in January.
Sport Review - Mon Sep 25 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 every morning in the lead-...
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 10:10 AM
JAMIE REDKNAPP has chosen his latest team of the weekend, following an exciting two days of Premier League action.
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 25 9:56 AM
Everton reportedly made a last ditch €75m bid for Diego Costa over the summer as the tried to find a replacement for Romelu Lukaku, who joined Manchester United, according to Spanish news outlet Marca. They claim that the AWOL striker only had eyes for Atletico Madrid, who snatched him back from...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 25 9:52 AM
Eden Hazard will go into Chelsea folklore in years to come and he has cemented his superstar status even more by paying tribute to striker Diego Costa, who left for Atletico Madrid last week. Stamford Bridge’s golden boy has yet to start in the league this season as he recovers from an ankle inju...
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 9:48 AM
ALVARO MORATA has taken the Premier League by storm. And it appears the Spaniard has even more to offer new club Chelsea after showing off some silky moves… with a piece of chewing gum. Morata uploaded a video to Instagram on Sunday showing him enjoying a game of golf on his day off. But the …
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 9:36 AM
EVERTON made an incredible club-record attempt to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea, according to reports in Spain. Ronald Koeman was desperate to bring in a frontman during the summer transfer window and the Dutchman was heavily linked with Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud. And Marca claim that The Toffees...
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 9:27 AM
CHELSEA are set for another tilt at Juventus defender Alex Sandro, according to reports. The Brazil international was heavily linked with a move to Stamford Bridge this summer as Blues boss Anotnio Conte was prepared to shell out a world record fee for a full-back. However, Juve valued the left-b...
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 9:00 AM
CHELSEA midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek is trying to earn a move during his loan spell at Crystal Palace.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 8:40 AM
TRANSFER NEWS never sleeps and before we know it the January window will be opening once again - and Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest gossip.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 7:55 AM
CHELSEA are back on form after a difficult start to the season and Express Sport bring you the latest news and gossip from Stamford Bridge.
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 25 6:47 AM
Chelsea are reportedly ready to reignite their interest in Juventus defender Alex Sandro in January, although it will take a bid of €60m or more to sign him. The Brazilian ace was on the Chelsea radar this past summer, but clearly a move to Stamford Bridge failed to materialise as he remained in...
Sport Review - Mon Sep 25 6:45 AM
Eden Hazard has taken to social media to pay tribute to Diego Costa after his transfer from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid was confirmed last week. Costa had been heavily linked with a move away from the west London club throughout the summer and he finally was granted his wish when the Blues agreed...
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 2:51 AM
Diego Costa's return to Atletico was agreed last week. The Daily Mirror claims Everton were willing to pay £70 million to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea before his return to Atletico was agreed last week. For more on Costa and Everton, as well as other rumours, check out Transfer Talk by clicking...
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 1:15 AM
With Diego Costa sealing a move back to Atletico Madrid, the FC panel discuss the impact the striker will have come January. Talk of David De Gea moving to Madrid has gone on for years, but United might be about to end it. Deadline day has come and gone, and all the latest deals and potential dea...
Mirror - Mon Sep 25 12:16 AM
PLUS: Everton were willing to pay £70million to sign Diego Costa before his switch to Atletico Madrid
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 11:43 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED midfielder Nemanja Matic and Marouane Fellaini may have joined Paul Pogba on the treatment table.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 11:30 PM
Andriy Shevchenko has admitted that he has been surprised by how quickly Alvaro Morata seems to have settled into life at Chelsea following his transfer from Real Madrid in the summer. The Spanish striker arrived at Stamford Bridge in July after Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his attackin...
Daily Mail - Sun Sep 24 11:04 PM
Fresh from scoring his first hat-trick for Chelsea, Alvaro Morata showed off the skills that have made him an instant hit at Stamford Bridge.
BBC - Sun Sep 24 11:02 PM
Everton's £70m Diego Costa bid, Real Madrid prepare Dele Alli swap deal, David de Gea set for new Man Utd deal, plus more.
Metro - Sun Sep 24 11:01 PM
He has impressed since arriving at Stamford Bridge
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 24 10:30 PM
Thibaut Courtois admits he will miss his close friend Diego Costa but hopes Chelsea don't face the forward in the Champions League later this season.
Mirror - Sun Sep 24 10:24 PM
Costa, set to be unveiled by Atletico this week, made it clear that he only wanted to go back to his former club
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 9:47 PM
SkySports Chelsea's bid to land the Women's Super League 1 title began in confident fashion with a 6-0 victory against Bristol City at Kingsmeadow. The Spring Series champions top the 2017/18 table after the opening round of fixtures thanks to Maren Mjelde's and more »
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 9:28 PM
CHELSEA whizz kid Ethan Ampadu has been compared to David Luiz.
The Sun - Sun Sep 24 9:05 PM
EVERTON made a stunning club-record attempt to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea, according to reports in Spain. The Toffees were desperate to bring in a frontman during the summer transfer window and were heavily linked with Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud. And Marca claim that they tabled an offer of £66....
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 8:51 PM
SkySports The European transfer window may only have been closed a matter of weeks but already clubs will have an idea where they still need to strengthen in January. Our friends at Football Whispers have scoured media across Europe for the latest news and
Daily Mail - Sun Sep 24 7:46 PM
Everton made a club-record attempt to sign Chelsea striker Diego Costa in the final days of the summer transfer window, only to be told he only had eyes for Atletico Madrid.
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 6:13 PM
ANTONIO CONTE weakened Chelsea’s position and forced them to sell Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid for less cash.
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 24 5:21 PM
Spurs are reportedly interested in signing Rennes and France defender Joris Gnangon, however the north London club are set to face stiff opposition from Inter Milan in the race to sign the 20-year-old, according to HITC. As per HITC, Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino is still eager to bolster his de...
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 24 3:49 PM
Everton had a £63m (€75M) offer for Chelsea and Spain forward Diego Costa prove unsuccesful over the summer, with the Toffees being unable to enter negotiations with the Blues as Costa had his heart set on a move back to Atletico Madrid, according to Marca. Costa’s move back to Atletico is yet to...
The Sun - Sun Sep 24 2:07 PM
CHELSEA starlet Ethan Ampadu has been hailed as Wales’ David Luiz. Blues defender Luiz is comfortable playing either centre-back or in an advanced midfield role at Stamford Bridge. But Wales boss Chris Coleman believes Ampadu, who made his Chelsea debut in Wednesday’s 5-1 Carabao Cup win over Not...
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 1:21 PM
CHELSEA are ready to renew their interest in Juventus star Alex Sandro.
Daily Express - Sun Sep 24 1:04 PM
CHELSEA are notoriously canny in the transfer market, with the Blues making nearly £500million in profit over the past three and a half years.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 9:45 AM
Andriy Shevchenko believes that Alvaro Morata is more than capable of stepping in to fill the void left by Diego Costa at Chelsea this season. Antonio Conte moved quickly to sign Morata from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window as it became clear that Costa did not have a future at Stamford...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 9:15 AM
Antonio Conte has confirmed that Tiemoue Bakayoko hasn’t suffered any injuries following the Chelsea signing’s minor car accident. The France international moved to the defending Premier League champions in a £40m deal from Ligue 1 holders AS Monaco in the summer transfer window. Bakayoko’s arriv...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 8:15 AM
Antonio Conte has thanked Diego Costa for his contribution to Chelsea following the striker’s return to Atletico Madrid. The controversial centre-forward completed a move to Atletico Madrid on loan for the remainder of the season on Thursday, with los Rojiblancos set to complete a £57.1m permanen...
Daily Express - Sun Sep 24 7:37 AM
EVERTON made a bid for Chelsea outcast Diego Costa in the summer, according to reports in Spain.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 7:15 AM
Charlie Nicholas has lavished praise on Eden Hazard, claiming that the Chelsea attacker is not far behind Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in terms of quality. The 26-year-old has earned a reputation as one of Europe’s top attacking talents since arriving in the Premier League from Lille back i...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 6:45 AM
Pat Nevin has lavished praise on Alvaro Morata following his start to life as a Chelsea player. The 24-year-old signed for the Blues from Real Madrid back in July as Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his attacking options at Stamford Bridge. Morata will be expected to help to fill the void l...
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 5:30 AM
EVERTON attempted to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea in the summer.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 4:50 AM
Willian has admitted that he was disappointed to see the likes of Nemanja Matic and Diego Costa leave Chelsea in the summer transfer window. Matic was allowed to leave Stamford Bridge to sign for Premier League rivals Manchester United back in August despite the Serbian playing a key role in help...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 11:45 PM
Antonio Conte has hailed Alvaro Morata as a “complete player” and says that the striker is ready to fill Diego Costa’s boots at Chelsea. The 24-year-old joined the Blues from Spanish side Real Madrid in the summer transfer window as Conte moved quickly to bolster his attacking options at Stamford...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 10:15 PM
THE League Cup has always offered clubs the chance to throw some youngsters into the fray and this week was no different, especially with Chelsea and Arsenal. Chelsea played Charly Musonda and brought on Ethan Ampadu and Jake Clarke-Salter while the Gunners gave Reiss Nelson his first start and b...
Sky Sports - Sat Sep 23 7:33 PM
Antonio Conte has set his sights on Atletico Madrid after Chelsea's crushing victory over Stoke on Saturday.
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 5:37 PM
21-year-old Chelsea and England star Ruben Loftus-Cheek has spoken out about his loan move to fellow Premier League side Crystal Palace and his future with the Blues, saying that he felt “it was the right time to go away” from the club, according to the Daily Star. Loftus-Cheek, who has come thro...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 5:21 PM
JORIS GNAGNON has confirmed he turned down a move to Stamford Bridge this summer as he feared a lack of game time would stunt his development. The Rennes defender is a rising talent in french football and has attracted attention from not only Chelsea but Borussia Dortmund too. The France Under-20...
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 5:09 PM
Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool have been put on red alert, after the odds of the £40M PSG securing a move to a Premier League side dropped to as low as 7/2, according to the Daily Star. Draxler, who was bought by the Ligue 1 side for £40M from Bundesliga side Wolfsburg last season according to ...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 5:00 PM
Mario Melchiot heaped praise on Alvaro Morata after the Chelsea signing’s electric performance in Saturday’s 4-0 win at Stoke City. The Spain international was one of six summer signings at Stamford Bridge following a £58m move to Chelsea from La Liga giants Real Madrid. The Blues forward scored...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 4:50 PM
Gary Lineker has heaped praise on Alvaro Morata after the Chelsea striker scored a hat-trick in a 4-0 win against Stoke City on Saturday afternoon. The Spain international moved to Chelsea in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window to prepare for Diego Costa’s an...
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 3:31 PM
CHELSEA star David Luiz was looking to hurt Arsenal ace Sead Kolasinac last week.
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 3:02 PM
CHELSEA star Willian claims Diego Costa will be missed but insists the club will move on from the striker’s return to Atletico Madrid. Costa was told by Blues boss Antonio Conte he had no future at Stamford Bridge and was then stuck in the middle of a summer transfer stand-off with the Premier Le...
Metro - Sat Sep 23 2:40 PM
Atletico will be desperate to push it through.
BBC - Sat Sep 23 2:23 PM
Atletico Madrid beat Sevilla to remain unbeaten in La Liga, as potential incoming striker Diego Costa watches on.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 2:09 PM
RENNES defender Joris Gnagnon has confirmed he turned down a move to Chelsea in the summer.
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 2:06 PM
The Rennes defender attracted attention from the Blues and Borussia Dortmund over the summer, but opted against a move at this stage of his career
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 23 1:23 PM
The former Chelsea striker managed to force a return to his former employers on Thursday after a summer of frustration and controversy clouded the striker's future at the Blues.
Mirror - Sat Sep 23 1:19 PM
The striker is due to complete his return to Madrid after a deal worth £67million
Mirror - Sat Sep 23 12:55 PM
The Spanish forward has settled in well at Stamford Bridge after his summer move from Real Madrid, but after getting married in the summer he might not have expected this from his manager
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 12:40 PM
Former Chelsea defender and club legend John Terry has paid tribute to Diego Costa ahead of his exit from Stamford Bridge in the coming days. As shared on Twitter by Atletico Madrid on Friday, the Spanish striker arrived in the capital to complete his return to the club. ? @diegocosta: “El Atleti...
Metro - Sat Sep 23 12:32 PM
He says he wanted one more season at his current club.
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 12:13 PM
DIEGO COSTA watched Atletico Madrid take on Sevilla after passing his medical this morning. The £57million signing was in the stands at the Wanda Metropolitano after Atleti agreed a deal with Chelsea this week. But supporters will not be able to see him in action on the field until January due to...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 12:04 PM
RUBEN LOFTUS-CHEEK has admitted he has no idea if he has a future at Chelsea. The midfielder is on loan at Crystal Palace for the season after struggling to make an impact at Stamford Bridge last season. And Loftus-Cheek, 21, insists he is not worried about knowing if he is in Antonio Conte’s lon...
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 11:37 AM
JORIS GNAGNON has revealed what he made of Chelsea’s interest in signing him this summer.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 10:52 AM
CHELSEA winger Willian admits he was disappointed to see the likes of Nemanja Matic and Diego Costa leave Stamford Bridge.
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 10:49 AM
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has revealed that he believes this is the right time for Alvaro Morata to become the star man and main striker at a top club. With Diego Costa on the verge of completing his move to Atletico Madrid, it finally brings an end to the saga over his exit and really clears …...
Mirror - Sat Sep 23 10:42 AM
The 28-year-old striker finally agreed a move back to Atletico earlier this week
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 9:19 AM
WILLIAN has offered his verdict on Chelsea team-mate Eden Hazard.
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 23 8:53 AM
Diego Costa regrets the manner of his Chelsea exit and admits to having 'special affection' for people at the club. The Brazilian has finally agreed a La Liga return to Atletico Madrid.
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 23 8:46 AM
Diego Costa admitted he had not joined Atletico Madrid in the manner he had wanted as he landed in the Spanish capital to complete his acrimonious transfer from Chelsea.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 7:30 AM
ANDREA BELOTTI will reportedly opt against a move to Chelsea in favour of signing a new deal at Torino.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 7:00 AM
Michy Batshuayi has taken to social media to wish Diego Costa all the best after his move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid was confirmed on Thursday. Chelsea confirmed on Thursday that they had reached an agreement with Atletico to sell the striker the Spanish club in the January transfer window....
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 6:15 AM
Phil Neville has described Diego Costa as better than Chelsea signing Alvaro Morata. The Spain international moved to Chelsea in a £58m deal from Champions League holders Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata was signed to help replace Costa’s goals after the controversial striker was...
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 6:00 AM
ANDREA BELOTTI is negotiating a new contract with Torino.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 4:00 AM
Diego Costa has underlined his affection for the Chelsea fans after his return to Atletico Madrid was confirmed on Thursday. The Premier League champions agreed a deal with los Rojiblancos to send Costa on loan to the La Liga outfit until the end of the season. Atletico Madrid have committed to r...
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 1:12 AM
The Manchester United boss is not included in the three-man shortlist although there is Premier League representation in the form of the Chelsea boss
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 1:12 AM
The Spain international will return to former side Atletico Madrid after the two clubs reached an agreement over a transfer on Thursday
It will be very difficult this season because Manchester City are having an impressive run and are winning games, Conte told Sky Sports. I think that we have to look at ourselves and try to have this type of game with the same spirit [as against Man United] and then to try to give the bes...
Sport Review - 6:00 AM
I don't want to answer this question, said Conte. Not out of a lack of respect for you, but who must ­understand understands. He's very good to play on the left. I don't understand why we have to try again to put him on the right. But sometimes a misunderstanding can happen.
Mirror - 9:22 PM
I don't know [if he has a future at Chelsea], said Conte. He has to work really hard with the others, otherwise they are on the bench or in the stand.
Mirror - 11:30 AM
For sure, to have the possibility to play with the three midfielders, it was very important, Conte said at Stamford Bridge. That was very important for me to recover Kante and to play with Bakayoko and Fabregas, and to have an important substitute on the bench like Drinkwater. This...
Goal.com - 10:06 AM