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Chelsea Players At Fault For Worst PL Start In 17 Years Named By Mourinho

Jose Mourinho has not been ‘happy with anyone’ during the beginning of Chelsea’s title defence, including himself. The Blues boss has also specifically named some of the players at fault for their worst top flight start in 17 years, which includes a 2-2 draw against Swansea City and a 3-0 loss to Manchester City. Quoted by the BBC, Mourinho said: “I’m not happy with Branislav …

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Chelsea To Fork Out A Mammoth £100M For Everton & Juventus Youngsters

Chelsea are said to be plotting deals for two of Europe’s most talented young players before this summer’s window shuts.  According to the Daily Star, Chelsea are willing to break their £50 million club record fee for Fernando Torres in order to bring in Juventus’ Paul Pogba, with £60 million being Chelsea’s limit for last year’s Champions League finalist. The Serie A club …

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Everton Defender To Move To Old Trafford Over Stamford Bridge?

United are primed to hijack the young English star according to ESPN. Miguel Delaney reports that The Old Trafford club are hopeful that a deal involving Johnny Evans plus cash will sway Everton manager Roberto Martinez. Of course, Martinez is unhappy with how Chelsea have conducted themselves throughout their pursuit of the player, and has lambasted the Stamford Bridge side on more …

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Chelsea Agree Fee Of €25M For 21-Year-Old Bundesliga Defender

Chelsea are being widely reported today to have agreed a fee with Bundesliga club Augsburg for the services of their 21-year-old left-back, Abdul Rahman Baba.  The Ghana international missed just three Bundesliga clashes last season as Augsburg finished fifth in the league. Having only joined from German second division side Greuther Fürth at the end of last summer, the defender has …

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Chelsea’s Bid For Future England Star Rejected

Chelsea have made a £20 million bid for England and Everton starlet John Stones, which has been rejected by the Merseyside club. The 21-year-old made 28 appearances for his boyhood club last season, scoring one goal against Manchester United, but his defensive work over the last two seasons has been highly commended by both Roberto Martinez and England manager Roy Hodgson, who included …

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Everton: Mixed Injury News For Toffees

Everton midfielder Ross Barkley will resume first-team training next week, but his return has been offset considerably by the loss of defender John Stones for more than three months. England international Barkley was sidelined by a knee ligament injury on the eve of the Barclays Premier League season but is now potentially just a fortnight away from making a competitive …

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England Expected Starting XI Vs Switzerland

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England face arguably their toughest qualification game tonight as they go up against Switzerland who reached the last sixteen of this year’s World Cup. We look at the starting XI that Hodgson is likely to go with in tonight’s crucial match. GK: Joe Hart There is no doubt that the Manchester City stopper is Roy Hodgson’s number one option and the …

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Tottenham Set To Get Davies But Miss Out On Lukaku

Spurs fans have not had much to excited about yet in the transfer window and while they would be delighted, if as reported, they have beaten Liverpool for Ben Davies’ signature, they will be expecting Mauricio Pochettino to do a few more deals before the window closes.  Reports in the Telegraph indicate that Tottenham look set to beat Liverpool in the race to sign left back Ben Davies …

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Tottenham Closer To Signing John Stones

John Stones now looks to be on his way to Spurs instead of Chelsea or Arsenal as the Daily Express reports the North London side have increased their fee for the England man in a new bid.  Currently with Everton, Stones has recently rose to prominence after he was put on standby for England’s World Cup squad. Since joining the blue …

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