Monthly Archive:: June 2012

Chelsea back in race for Modric

Maybe in the next round of transfer negotiations, Chelsea should send in their secret weapon Branislav Ivanovic. The Serbian international defender was quoted in the media earlier this week urging Luka Modric to come to Chelsea. He declared that Modric was wasting his talents at Tottenham, and that Spurs’ failure to qualify for the Champion’s

Chelsea prepare second offer for striker

With Porto trying to extort millions from Chelsea for their Brazilian star, Hulk, the Blues may have been put off. Having already had a bid of £20 million for 22-year old Montenegro international Stevan Jovetic turned down by Fiorentina, the same was thought to be true of that deal. The Daily Mail reports that Chelsea

Chelsea to step up hunt for right back

After releasing Jose Bosingwa at the end of this month, Chelsea will have only one out and out right back, Paulo Ferreira, and he is for sale. Branislav Ivanovic can do the job but he is better in the centre of defence. That is why Roberto Di Matteo is doing everything he can to sign

Ramires defends Chelsea from Brazilian criticism

Chelsea have been getting some stick from various places for their tactics during the Champion’s league campaign. The latest has come from Brazil but Chelsea’s dynamic Brazilian midfielder has been quick to defend the Blues, Having set up a goal for Drogba in the first leg against Barcelona, and scored Chelsea’s goal of the season

Two more strikers on Chelsea radar

Oscar Cardozo is a powerfully built 29-year old striker currently playing for Benfica in Portugal. At 6 ft 4 inches, he has the stature to fill the gap left by the departure of Didier Drogba. He knows how to finish as well, beating Porto’s Radamel Falcao to be Portugal’s top scorer in the 2009-2010 season.

Chelsea transfer rumours Drogba to Barcelona and Malouda to Brazil

Despite having signed a lucrative two year deal with Shanghai Shenhua, Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has been linked with a shock move to Spanish giants Barcelona. Meanwhile Florent Malouda is considering a move to Vasco de Gama in Brazil. 32-year old Malouda has a year to run on his current deal, but Roberto Di Matteo

Chelsea face interest from Italy for Portuguese midfielder

Raul Meireles is one of the few Chelsea players still participating in Euro 2012. His performances for Portugal, who are hot favourites to lose to Spain according to www.oddswinner.com, and for Chelsea last season, have caused Napoli to target his services. Napoli want to improve on their position in Serie A after they were pipped

Chelsea players at Euro 2012 round up

England and France were knocked out of Euro 2012 at the weekend, meaning that John Terry, Ashley Cole and Florent Malouda will have no more effect on the tournament. Malouda’s last game was not a memorable one, as the whole French team failed to have any significant possession against Spain. Terry and Cole were a

Chelsea target has a bad night at Euro 2012

Mathieu Debuchy of France and Lille started Euro 2012 with a performance against England that was described as outstanding. He marauded down the right flank, even giving Ashley Cole some serious problems. Last night against Spain was an entirely different story. Maybe because he was played in a different position, or maybe he just had

Chelsea are still searching for a striker

You could forgive Chelsea fans for being exasperated. We thought that Brazilian international Hulk would have been a Chelsea player by now, but the deal seems to be far from complete. Salomon Rondon from Malaga could now br the next player to come to Stamford Bridge, 22-year old Rondon is a Venezuelan international who has