Chelsea have been told that one of their prime targets for the summer is among the “best in Europe”, but his current club have been warned that he will be “irreplaceable”. After winning the Champions League, Chelsea are looking to build for a stronger season in the Premier League.
Transfer News: Chelsea pondering over Jules Kounde move According to transfer news from Express, Chelsea are pondering over making a move for Jules Kounde. The Sevilla starlet is in demand but the Spanish side wants offers in the region of £50million that Man City offered last season before signing Ruben Dias instead.
A former Blues right-back reportedly has admirers at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium and Chelsea could well profit should a transfer go through Marina Granovskaia could be set to secure Chelsea a considerable cash injection this summer with former Blue Tariq Lamptey interesting Tottenham Hotspur. The former Chelsea right-back progressed through the club’s youth system but eventually departed last January for Brighton and Hove Albion.
In episode one of Certified Chelsea, Cesar Azpilicueta tells us about the teammate he was closest to and shared a message for all our Indian Blues. In the segment ‘Certified Chelsea Chats’, Sharang, a fan from Hyderabad, sent in a question asking Cesar what it was like to captain the club.
German side confident of keeping hold of this 21-year-old defensive starlet despite Chelsea interest
Transfer News: Wolfsburg confident of keeping Maxence Lacroix amid Chelsea interest According to transfer news from Metro, Wolfsburg are confident of keeping Chelsea target Maxence Lacroix. The Blues have been credited with an interest in the defender. But Wolfsburg chief Marcel Schafer is hoping that Champions League football will sway him into remaining at the German club.
With reports in the Italian media suggesting that Chelsea are working hard to sign Achraf Hakimi from Inter Milan, some fans may be wondering why Thomas Tuchel sees the right wingback position as being a priority to strengthen, especially considering he already has Reece James. It is a rather perplexing decision, especially as we know Inter are holding out for €80m (£69m).
Cesar Azpilicueta and Billy Gilmour were unused substitutes as Spain and Scotland began their Euro 2020 campaigns with a goalless draw and a defeat respectively. Azpilicueta remained on the bench with Atletico Madrid’s Marcos Llorente preferred at right-back. Spain play Poland on Saturday night. Earlier on Monday, Scotland fell to defeat in their first game at a major tournament in 23 years.
Frank Lampard insists he will never 'try and lay claim' to Chelsea's Champions League success this season... but admits he was 'pretty proud' to see Mason Mount and Reece James perform against Man City
Frank Lampard was sacked after 18 months in charge as manager of Chelsea His replacement Thomas Tuchel led the club to a second Champions League Lampard insists he will never try to claim any of the credit for their success But he admits he was proud to see Mason Mount perform on the biggest stage
Transfer News: Callum Hudson-Odoi considering his future at Chelsea According to transfer news from Mirror, Callum Hudson-Odoi is considering his future at Chelsea. The youngster, who has endured a tough season under Thomas Tuchel, missed out on a call-up to the England squad for the Euros and is thinking about his future at the club and national level.
Olivier Giroud came off the bench to net a brace as France comfortably defeated Bulgaria in their final warm-up game ahead of Euro 2020. The Chelsea winger came off the bench and delivered a dangerous free-kick that wasn’t dealt with by the Ghana goalkeeper and led to the only goal of the game.
There’s a popular idea that creating a Champions League-winning side takes patience, planning and the careful cultivation of a talented and coherent squad. The Real Madrids and Bayern Munichs of the world serve as testament to this lofty ideal. Well, as Chelsea just proved, that’s not the only way to win.
Chelsea clinched the European Cup for the second time in their history after defeating Manchester City in Porto Just over a week has passed since Cesar Azpilicueta lifted the European Cup alongside his teammates and in front of an adoring 6,000 Chelsea supporters in Porto. I still can’t quite believe it and it hasn’t really sunk in yet that the Blues are two-time champions of Europe.
Chelsea captain Cesar Azpilicueta believes his Champions League success can benefit Spain. Azpilicueta says he's learned from the experience of being underdogs with Chelsea and it's something he can take into the Euros. He said, "Many times people give their opinion without seeing a single game.
Cesar Azpilicueta has underlined why N’Golo Kante is so highly thought of among his Chelsea team-mates and spoke of his excitement to be back in the Spain squad for this summer’s big international tournament. Azpilicueta had a big part to play in our success himself, though, becoming a vital figure in Thomas Tuchel’s back three, and he is hoping the versatility he has shown with the Blues will help him with Spain this summer.
CHELSEA have shared scenes from their Champions League triumph showing Thomas Tuchel and Roman Abramovich meeting for the first time. The two can be seen embracing on the pitch at the Estadio do Dragao following Kai Havertz's match-winner against Manchester City last Saturday. Abramovich hasn't watched his side live in the UK since 2018 due to visa issues, but was caught on cameras revelling in the celebrations from the Blues' second European Cup.
Transfer News: Chelsea show interest in Pau Torres According to transfer news from Football.london, Chelsea have shown interest in signing Pau Torres. The Blues are planning to sign a new central defender and the Villarreal defender is one of the names they are considering. One would be lying if they said Chelsea have not shown a good deal of defensive expertise this season under Thomas Tuchel.
Ligue 1 has proved to be a fruitful location for Premier League clubs to do business in the past - Mirror Sport looks at five players who could be next for a high-profile transfer The Premier League season has finally concluded which means clubs can begin to put their recruitment strategies into action ahead of a busy summer of transfer activity.
Ground-breaking three-year deal announced with 104 of those matches exclusive to the soccer score update site Football fans in Ireland will be able to watch every Champions League match for the next three years free on the LiveScore app. The soccer score update site, founded in 1998, will carry 137 matches each season within Ireland free-to-air - 104 of those will be streamed exclusively on LiveScore.