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Chelsea Put Incredible Asking Price On Diego Costa [Times]

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 22: Diego Costa of Chelsea in action during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Hull City at Stamford Bridge on January 22, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Chelsea have added fuel to the fire surrounding a potential Diego Costa move, and specified the fee they would need to receive in order to allow the Spaniard depart for China. Despite repeatedly insinuating that they would not be willing to entertain an offer from the Chinese Super League, the Sunday Times understands that the club would part with his services for …

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ESPN Select Most Important Player In Each Premier League Top 6 Side With One Interesting Inclusion

Premier League LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 23: Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Manchester United is closed down by Eden Hazard of Chelsea during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on October 23, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

The US sports media is not Premier League fans favourite source for comment and opinion on the beautiful game. They do however often make predictions and calls that grab headlines, and they have certainly managed that this time. In selecting who they believe to be the ‘Most Important Players‘ of the top six in the Premier League ESPN’s Alexis Nunes …

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Arsenal Striker Giroud Opens Up On Big-Money China Transfers

PRESTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 07: Olivier Giroud of Arsenal celebrates victory after the Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Preston North End and Arsenal at Deepdale on January 7, 2017 in Preston, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s season so far has followed a familiar script. A previously promising league campaign looked to be permanently derailed before Christmas, while drawing Bayern Munich in the Champions League last 16 means that yet another a second round exit looks to be on the cards. They have, however, so far escaped the rampaging of the Chinese Super League. Their London neighbours Chelsea …

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Crystal Palace Enquire About Out-Of-Favour Liverpool Defender

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - APRIL 20: Mamadou Sakho of Liverpool celebrates scoring his sides second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield, April 20, 2016, Liverpool, England (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Struggling Premier League side Crystal Palace have made enquiries into Liverpool’s outcast defender Mamadou Sakho.   The 26-year-old has been completely frozen out of Jurgen Klopp’s plans at Liverpool since a bust-up with the manager on a pre-season tour in 2016. It was reported at the time that he missed training, a team dinner and a flight. In turn, Klopp viewed this as disrespectful …

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Chelsea Preparing Bid For Dimitri Payet [Report]

MIDDLESBROUGH, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 20: Chelsea manager Antonio Conte celebrates during the Premier League match between Middlesbrough and Chelsea at Riverside Stadium on November 20, 2016 in Middlesbrough, England. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Chelsea’s quest for a midfield replacement for Oscar has moved onto West Ham’s Dimitri Payet. The Frenchman is unhappy at West Ham and is currently angling for a move away from the club. Bearing that in mind, there is a sense of naivety in West Ham’s insistence that he will remain at the club. This is only heightened as footballing superpowers …

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Done Deal: Chelsea Confirm £60m Sale Of Oscar To Shanghai SIPG

Oscar Chelsea

Chelsea Football Club have officially announced the departure of midfielder Oscar. The Brazilian midfielder is set to join with Shanghai SIPG once the January transfer window begins. As reported by ESPN, the deal will see Chelsea take in £60 million, making him Oscar’s most lucrative sale in their history. The deal is extremely lucrative for Oscar himself as well who will see …

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Arsenal Contract Controversy Extends To Alex Oxlade Chamberlain

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of Arsenal celebrates his sides first goal during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Arsenal football club appears in fine fettle. Their comfortable win against Stoke on the weekend was the latest in a string of positive results. They have plundered a flurry of goals, most of which can be attributed in some way to Mezut Ozil or Alexis Sanchez. The fact that both are mired in contract controversies understandably stokes fear among Arsenal …

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Arsenal Defender Plays Down Rumors Of Possible Move To Spanish Giants

Arsenal fans can rest easy after in-form defender Hector Bellerin downplayed any possible move to Spain and his old club Barcelona in the future. The 21-year-old is a product of Barcelona’s renowned youth academy that over the years has produced some notable football talent, including multiple Ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi, Andres Iniesta, and former Arsenal talisman Cesc Fabregas. Since joining Arsenal …

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Chelsea Boss Ignites Joe Hart Speculation After Turning Up At Torino Clash

Manchester United TURIN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 18: Joe Hart (C) of FC Torino salutes the fans at the end of the Serie A match between FC Torino and Empoli FC at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on September 18, 2016 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte was in Italy this past weekend to take in Torino’s Serie A clash with Fiorentina, fuelling speculation the manager is interested in bringing goalkeeper Joe Hart to Stamford Bridge. While the reason for his attendance hasn’t been verified, The Mirror have indicated that Hart could be a possible target for Conte in light of the recent turbulence surrounding current …

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Manchester United Still Eyeing Move For £70m Real Madrid Outcast

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - AUGUST 03: Thiago Alcantara #6 of Bayern Munich grabs James Rodriguez #10 of Real Madrid during their International Champions Cup match at MetLife Stadium on August 3, 2016 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Amid the ongoing speculation regarding Paul Pogba’s move to Manchester United, the Premier League outfit are still keeping tabs on Real Madrid midfielder James Rodriguez and could launch a bid for the Columbian star. According to reports from Marca (via The Mirror), United will need to pay around £70 million to bring the midfielder to Old Trafford, a significant amount for …

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Conte Outlines His £140 Million Plan As Chelsea Revamp Begins

BORDEAUX, FRANCE - JULY 02: Head coach Italy Antonio Conte head coach of Italy reacts during the UEFA EURO 2016 quarter final match between at Stade Matmut Atlantique on July 2, 2016 in Bordeaux, France. (Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images)

Newly-appointed Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has laid bare his planned transfer market moves and they make for sweet reading for Chelsea supporters. The Italian, who has received extensive plaudits for his tutoring of the Italian national team at Euro 2016, has identified three players he hopes to bring to Stamford Bridge in the coming days as reported by the Express. …

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Joe Allen Once Again Linked With A Move Away from Liverpool

DINARD, FRANCE - JUNE 18: Wales player Joe Allen faces the media during a Wales press conference at their Euro 2016 basecamp on June 18, 2016 in Dinard, France. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Following his sterling performances for Wales at Euro 2016, Joe Allen could have been forgiven for expecting a host of top European clubs to be courting his name over recent weeks. Disappointment probably isn’t the word, but the news that Swansea City are the club that appear to have the strongest interest in signing the midfielder is surely underwhelming. Allen, of …

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Done Deal: Liverpool Defender Completes £5.5m Move to Fenerbahce

ISTANBUL, TURKEY - JULY 12: Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel (C) is seen during his arrival at the Istanbul Ataturk Airport on July 12, 2016, to agree terms with Turkey's Fenerbahce.

Turkish league side Fenerbahce have completed the signing of Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel, eight years after joining the club from Russian side Zenit St Petersburg. The Slovakian made 242 appearances for the Merseyside club – but only made 27 appearances last season, the fewest since joining the Anfield faithful in 2008. Fenerbache announced the signing through their website on Thursday, with a signing ceremony …

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