CHELSEA board has been looking for solution to the problem of Frank Lampard’s team as they continue to beam their searchlight on talented players that can bring confidence back to the Stamford Bridge side.
In the ongoing January transfer market, we have some more done deals as well as Erling Haaland update and more.
Willian José is set to join Wolves on loan for the rest of the season, with an obligation to buy in the summer. (Source: Cadena SER)
Arkadiusz Milik is on his way to Marseille. He will complete his medical this afternoon. (Source: RMC Sport)
In light of recent media speculation about the creation of a closed European ‘Super League’ by some European clubs, FIFA and the six confederations (AFC, CAF, Concacaf, CONMEBOL, OFC and UEFA) once again would like to reiterate and strongly emphasise that such a competition would not be recognised by either FIFA or the respective confederation. Any club or player involved in such a competition would as a consequence not be allowed to participate in any competition organised by FIFA or their respective confederation.
OFFICIAL: AC Milan have officially announced that Andrea Conti has moved to Parma on loan with an option to buy.
Arsenal have made an approach to Real Madrid for attacking midfielder Martin Odegaard. The Norway international is expecting to be granted his wish to leave on loan this month for regular first-team football. [Sky Sports]
Russia’s Saint Petersburg Stadium will stage the final of the 2021/22 UEFA Champions League, with the game scheduled for 28 May 2022. Saint Petersburg Stadium will therefore host its first UEFA Champions League final in 2022, with Istanbul’s Atatürk Olympic Stadium fulfilling the role in 2021. It will be the third major UEFA club final played in Russia.
Manchester United have no interest in signing Christian Eriksen from Inter this month. [MEN]
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane dismissed suggestions that his side’s elimination from the Copa del Rey at the hands of tiny Alcoyano on Wednesday was an “embarrassment” for the Spanish giants.
“At the moment, Chelsea have no chance of getting Haaland because they’re far off UCL football and it’s very unattractive but Chelsea will go for it.”(The Athletic via Straight Outta Cobham Podcast)