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Forgotten Star Strikers Depart Chelsea

It was confirmed today on the Chelsea FC website that Radamel Falcao and Alexandre Pato would be leaving the club. Due to it being the 1st of July and the official start of the transfer window, the loan spells of the two strikers had finished yesterday and with Chelsea not offering either a new contract, their time at Stamford Bridge …

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Juventus Reportedly Closing In On £20M Chelsea Midfielder

HARRISON, NJ - JULY 22: Nemanja Matic #21 of Chelsea looks on before the match against the New York Red Bulls during the International Champions Cup at Red Bull Arena on July 22, 2015 in Harrison, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

The Chelsea clear-out could be about to gather pace. One of the first acts of new manager Antonio Conte will be to rid himself of the deadwood at the club before bringing in some of his preferred targets, with a number of prospective signings (mostly from Serie A) being linked with the Blues. Some players, such as Alexandre Pato, Radamel …

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Why Are Chelsea Obsessed With Signing Out-Of-Date Strikers?

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - SEPTEMBER 27: Pato (R) of Sao Paulo fights for the ball with Jackson (L) of Palmeiras during the match between Sao Paulo and Palmeiras for the Brazilian Series A 2015 at Estadio do Morumbi on September 27, 2015 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Friedemann Vogel/Getty Images)

If you were to tell someone who has been switched off from the game of football for seven years that Radamel Falcao, Samuel Eto’o and Fernando Torres all have played for Chelsea at some stage, they may ask, “Have Chelsea dominated European football since I was last up to date?” The answer is no, they certainly have not. Chelsea may be the …

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Chelsea Target Alexandre Pato: Europe’s Forgotten Man

According to various English media outlets, including the Daily Express, Chelsea have reached an agreement to sign Alexandre Pato from Corinthians. This story has perhaps come out of the blue but it is clear that Chelsea need another striker to share the workload with Diego Costa. Radamel Falcao’s career at Chelsea appears to be doomed due to his failure to make …

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Is Alexandre Pato Really On His Way To Anfield?

Over the course of the past week, Liverpool have been consistently linked with former AC Milan ace Alexandre Pato. Although, there has been no concrete information coming from the English media regarding the possible transfer and instead most of the speculation has been coming from Italy. This would throw doubt into the credibility of the transfer link but another source …

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Chelsea & Manchester United Offered Brazilian Striker [Telegraph]

Both Chelsea and Manchester United have been offered the opportunity to sign Brazilian striker Alexandre Pato.  The 25-year-old would cost around £11 million, according to the Sunday Telegraph.  Chelsea now have a number of attackers to choose from, not least new signing Pedro, so if one had to bet on one Premier League side taking a punt on the striker it would have …

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TBT: When Fans Attack – Worst Five Moments

Following the horrific killing of Cameroonian Albert Ebossé last weekend, this week’s Throwback Thursday looks back at the five worst incidents of fans attacking players. While football in this part of the world is, for the most part a family event, the same can’t be said for other parts of the football community. _____ No. 5 – Corinthians Fans break Into …

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