A surprise report has claimed Chelsea are ‘willing to sanction’ the sale of one of their most influential stars to prevent what all clubs try to avoid. Despite falling to Man City at Stamford Bridge on Sunday, Chelsea are strongly tipped to play a major part in this year’s title race.
Ben Gibson and Pierre Lees-Melou return to Norwich City's starting Premier League line-up for this afternoon's match at Everton. Gibson replaces winger Milot Rashica, who was a doubt with an adductor injury but is on the bench, as the 3-5-2 formation from Tuesday's cup loss to Liverpool is retained.
Charlie McCann is very much the modern day defensive midfielder, more about intelligence than physicality. If you’ve not seen him playing for the B team or seen the numerous YouTube videos then the easiest thing to do is give you a comparison of who he is most similar to.
Former Chelsea boss Frank Lampard opens up on offloading Fikayo Tomori to AC Milan Speaking to Coral (h/t Metro), Former Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has explained why he offloaded starlet Fikayo Tomori to AC Milan last season. The Blues legend was appointed as Chelsea manager in the summer of 2019, but the club was handed a transfer ban earlier that year, disallowing them to bring in players in the summer transfer window.
Billy Gilmour feels he has already learned a lot during his first few weeks on loan at Norwich City. The Scottish midfielder arrived at Carrow Road with plenty of hype after an impressive Euro 2020 and is hoping regular football with the Canaries can improve him as a player.
Transfer News: Ajax ace Joshua Pynadath could soon complete move to Chelsea According to Ajax Showtime (h/t football.london), youngster Joshua Pynadath is awaiting his work permit before he completes a move to Chelsea. In recent years, the Blues are beginning to put in more faith in the youth of the club, something that increased considerably when they were handed a transfer ban back in 2019.
Moments you may not have spotted during Liverpool's Carabao Cup win at Norwich City on Tuesday Liverpool moved into the last 16 of the Carabao Cup with a comfortable win at Norwich City on Tuesday. Takumi Minamino scored twice and Divock Origi once as the much-changed Reds scrapped out a 3-0 third round triumph over the Canaries.
The Scottish midfielder has joined the Canaries on a season-long loan and displayed his class against Liverpool in a Carabao Cup clash on Tuesday night Chelsea fans have been left highly impressed with Billy Gilmour and his skill despite Norwich City falling to defeat against Liverpool. The Blues midfielder, who is spending the season with the Canaries, started against Jurgen Klopp’s men in a Third Round Carabao Cup tie.
Billy Gilmour remains convinced that Norwich City will be able to turn around their current fortunes and discover a formula capable of winning points in the Premier League despite their poor start to the season. The Canaries were subjected to another defeat in the third round of the Carabao Cup to Liverpool, who brushed them aside at Carrow Road in a 3-0 victory that displayed City's lack of confidence.
Billy Gilmour labelled too good for Norwich as Scotland star provides lone bright spark in Liverpool defeat
The youngster shone in a 3-0 defeat and some Chelsea fans are regretting. thedecision to loan him out. Norwich City were beaten 3-0 at home in the English League Cup - but Billy Gilmour set social media ablaze with his performance. The midfielder is on loan from Chelsea, and started in Tuesday evening's tie with Liverpool.
Takumi Minamino scored twice as a much-changed Liverpool side progressed to the fourth round of the Carabao Cup after a comfortable 3-0 win at Premier League rivals Norwich. The Reds attacker scored a goal in either half, while Divock Origi was also on the scoresheet for a Liverpool side that included two debutants but won at a canter – despite the Canaries missing a first-half penalty.
Chelsea are determined to fend off new interest from Juventus for the signature of a French sensation that would ease Thomas Tuchel’s concerns, per a report. There are very few positions in Tuchel’s Chelsea squad that would give any manager cause for concern. But according to Sport Witness (citing Italian outlet TuttoJuve), central midfield is one of them.
NORWICH CITY 1-3 WATFORD Goals: Teemu Pukki (£5.9m) | Emmanuel Dennis (£5.2m), Ismaila Sarr (£6.1m) x2 Assists: Mathias Normann (£4.5m) | Kiko Femenia (£4.4m), Josh King (£5.5m) x2 Bonus: Sarr x3, King x2, Billy Gilmour (£4.5m) x1
Norwich City boast a better squad this season despite seeing talisman Emiliano Buendia depart as they prepared for a return to the Premier League, according to journalist Stuart Hodge. What happened at Carrow Road during the summer transfer window? Despite sealing an immediate return to the top flight after getting their hands on the Championship crown last term, Norwich saw star man Buendia exit in favour of a move to Aston Villa for a club record fee.
Billy Gilmour's Norwich care plan will be music to Steve Clarke's ears ahead of crucial Scotland qualifiers
Gilmour didn't feature for Norwich against Arsenal as Daniel Farke takes steps to 'look after' Chelsea loanee Daniel Farke has vowed to ‘look after’ Scotland star Billy Gilmour after a hectic start to the season. The former Rangers youngster has played more than any other member of Farke’s Norwich squad during this campaign so far.
Daniel Farke’s spin of the roulette wheel with his Norwich City line up at Arsenal suggested he commands an enviable cast list. The task now is to get them singing the same tune. Premier League debuts for teenage international duo Christos Tzolis and Andrew Omobamidele at the Emirates.
Daniel Farke aims to keep his Norwich City squad on their toes in the quest for Premier League survival after overhauling his line up for a 1-0 defeat at Arsenal. Farke handed top flight debuts to teenage duo Andrew Omobamidele and Christos Tzolis, as well as benched Todd Cantwell, Ben Gibson and Chelsea loanee Billy Gilmour.
This week must have been immensely frustrating for Daniel Farke. Having finally got all the pieces of the jigsaw that he now has to successfully assemble, he’s seen a large chunk of his squad disappearing around the globe and has had to wait anxiously to find out how many of them would return unscathed.
EXCLUSIVE: Ryan Gauld says pain of Scotland Euro 2020 snub softened by watching ‘brilliant’ Billy Gilmour
Ryan Gauld has opened up on his Scotland Euro 2020 snub and revealed his huge admiration for ‘brilliant’ Billy Gilmour in a Courier Sport exclusive. Former Dundee United star Gauld became one of European football’s hottest properties in the summer after a series of outstanding displays for Portuguse side SC Farense.