Jose Mourinho reacts to Alvaro Morata move to Chelsea

Jose Mourinho

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho insists Chelsea’s transfer activity does not bother him. United’s Premier League rivals have agreed a £71million deal to sign Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid. Chelsea and Madrid announced the move yesterday subject to a medical. United themselves pursued Morata earlier this summer but failed to reach an agreement over a…

Chelsea announce deal to sign Alvaro Morata as Real Madrid bid striker farewell

Alvaro Morata

Chelsea have officially confirmed deal for Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata to move to Stamford Bridge with a reported initial fee of £58million. The striker was billed to join Manchester United, but the Premeir League club abandoned the move for Morata when talks with Real Madrid stalled. United consequently hijacked Chelsea’s interest in Lukaku which…

Antonio Conte signs new Chelsea contract

Antonio Conte

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has finally signed an improved 2-year contract at the Stamford Bridge club, thereby ending speculation about his future. The gaffer guided Chelsea to the Premier League title and FA Cup final in his first season at the club. The Italian was quoted on the club’s website as saying: “I am very…

AC Milan offer €85m for Chelsea top transfer target

Antonio Conte

Italian giants Milan have offered €75m up front plus €10m in add-ons for Alvaro Morata, although Real Madrid will hold out for €90m, according Football Espana. Cadena Cope have verified reports in La Gazzetta dello Sport that the Rossoneri have made the bumper offer for the Spain international, but Los Blancos are extremely reluctant to…

Bakayoko opens up on Chelsea legend Makelele’s influence on his game

Claude-Makelele

New Chelsea signing Tiemoue Bakayoko has revealed that former Blue Claude Makelele helped forge him into the £40million player he became earlier this week. The Blues completed the signing of ex-Monaco midfielder Bakayoko on Saturday, the 22-year-old signing a five-year contract at Stamford Bridge. Last season saw Bakayoko emerge as one of Europe’s most coveted…