Thomas Tuchel is behind Chelsea’s interest in Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez. The Blues have been in contact with Saul’s agent over a potential summer move. Manchester United and Liverpool are also linked.Chelsea target Erling Haaland asked a German reporter if there was any news about him and joked that he ‘isn’t worth’ £150M.
“Erling Haaland is very satisfied at Dortmund, he doesn’t seem to want to leave. Dortmund has said they won’t sell him this summer.”
Jamie Cumming has joined Gillingham on a season-long loan deal.
Chelsea youngster Henry Lawrence has joined AFC Wimbledon on a season loan deal.
Swansea City is holding talks with ex-Chelsea assistant manager Jody Morris about him taking over as head coach. He is currently the ‘frontrunner’ for the job.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek on his injury:
“I came back from injury, didn’t feel powerful. I wasn’t running past people and I felt I’d lost a lot of muscle and power. So I felt I needed to get away, play as much as possible. I did that.”No truth to the recent reports from England linking Bayern with a possible move for Timo WernerKepa has finally apologized to Chelsea’s former coach over an incident that happened in 2019 after he refused to be substituted.
Kepa Arrizabalaga on 2019 League Cup incident:
“When the fourth official raised the board, clearly I should have come off, and I’m sorry I didn’t. I was wrong, and I am sorry for everyone who was involved…”
“[I’m sorry] for Maurizio Sarri, who it seemed like I had undermined in public; for Willy, a teammate and a great professional; and for all my teammates and Chelsea fans who had to put up with everything…”Only ‘sensational offers’ over €100M will make Inter consider a sale of Romelu Lukaku.
So far, there have been no offers in that region from Chelsea, Man City, or any other club.
Man United is planning to use Anthony Martial in a swap deal to beat Chelsea to the signing of Erling Haaland.