Bakayoko reveals what Antonio Conte told him at Cobham training complex

Bakayoko and Conte

Antonio Conte was quick to remind Tiemoue Bakayoko that the hard work now starts following his £40million move to Chelsea. The France international put pen to paper on a five-year deal at Stamford Bridge on Saturday, after helping Monaco win Ligue 1 last season. Bakayoko, 22, became Antonio Conte’s third signing of the summer following…

OFFICIAL: Chelsea sign Tiemoue Bakayoko

Bakayoko

Chelsea have confirmed the signing of Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco after passing the Stamford Bridge medical. The midfielder’s switch to the Premier League champions has generated a lot of interest from the Blues faithful. The 22-year-old was instrumental in Monaco’s Ligue 1 triumph last season, as well as their impressive run to the Champions League…

Bakayoko arrives London for Chelsea medical

Tiemoue Bakayoko

Reports in England this morning claim Tiemoue Bakayoko has arrived in London ahead of £35million Chelsea move. According to The Sun, the Monaco and France ace is set for a medical in the coming hours ahead of being unveiled as Antonio Conte‘s first major summer signing. Bakayoko has been in London since yesterday, with his…

Former Chelsea coach “really disappointed” over move for Bakayoko

Antonio Conte after victory over Leicester

Ray Wilkins says he is ‘really disappointed’ Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has launched a move for Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko. The Frenchman has emerged as one of Conte’s top targets this summer, with the Blues said to have agreed a £36million deal to bring him to west London. Bakayoko, who has also been linked with…

Tiemoue Bakayoko to undergo Chelsea medical next week

Kante and Bakayoko

Chelsea hope to complete the £35.1m signing of Tiemoue Bakayoko next week, but will face a battle to keep Nemanja Matic, according to Evening Standard. The Blues have agreed a deal in principle with Monaco for Bakayoko, who has been coach Antonio Conte’s first choice target to strengthen midfield for several months. Negotiations are set…