The only player Chelsea have signed in this summer transfer window is Belgian International striker Romelu Lukaku. The blues have seen a number of players depart Stamford Bridge before they could be able to sign Lukaku, and they don't look like they are slowing down yet. The transfer window will close in a few hours time, and the following are the latest news from Stamford Bridge today.
Chelsea continues to reduce its squad numbers as the close of the transfer window gets nearer. Tuchel has admitted some players will have to leave before August 31. The club has just officially announced two official deals. Timoue Bakayoko has officially joined AC Milan for the second time.
Former Man City star & others react to Antonio Rudiger post after netting a goal in his team 3-0 win
German international and prolific defender, Antonio Rudiger was in action yesterday for Chelsea in their 5th game of the English premier league against Tottenham Hotspur at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. The football maestro was handed a role to play in his team's starting XI following his outstanding performance for the club in their previous game and he was able to impress.
Michy Batshuayi (#3) Photo Credit: Getty Images Michy Batshuayi joined Chelsea from Marseille in the summer of 2016 for a rumoured £33 million deal. He got off to a good start to the season, scoring in his first two Premier League outings. However, he was never able to unseat Diego Costa as the team's main striker, and his season ended with five goals in only 236 minutes of Premier League play.
Chelsea has made the decision to release Danny Drinkwater from the club after his loan move to Reading runs out in June, according to the sun. Drinkwater has struggled to make an impact at Chelsea since he joined from Leicester City in 2017 for £35million. Even more disappointing for Chelsea supporters, however, is the lack of impact he has had on the current Champions League holders.
Tammy Abraham had officially joined Roma for a reported fee worth £34 million, and there is still a long list of players that would move out of Stamford Bridge this summer. Players like Ross Barkley, Danny Drinkwater, Michy Batshuayi amongst others are close to Chelsea exit this summer.
Chelsea has been up and doing in the advent of signing new players to become capable title contenders in all competitions this season. Thomas Tuchel signed Romelu Lukaku and let go of Tammy Abraham, he is also pushing forward to sign Jules Kounde and Jude Bellingham. Well, some Chelsea players have not been effective since last season and with the signing in of new players before the transfer window ends.
Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia has been hailed as a very brilliant negotiator in the transfer market, the Russian - Canadian business executive has served as a chief assistant to Roman Abramovich for over 10 years. She is responsible for sealing the £60m sponsorship deal with Nike, also she has overseen the transfers at Chelsea which has endeared her to the Chelsea fan base, no doubt she has had some wins in the transfer market, but when some of her not so successful transfers are factored in most of the Chelsea fan base singing her praises for a statue to be erected in her name might no longer consider her the best transfer negotiator in football.
To say Chelsea have a bloated squad would be the understatement of the century. Thomas Tuchel reported that once his stars had returned from the Euros and the Copa America, he had at least 42 players at Cobham, and that's obviously excluding anyone who had already departed.
Chelsea could sell Ross Barkley, Danny Drinkwater, Tiemoue Bakayoko, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Lewis Baker Chelsea may have only secured the signatures of two players during this transfer market but one of them was a major £97.5million deal to re-sign Romelu Lukaku, and the Belgium international has already began a good work at the Stamford bridge.
Chelsea fans certainly have a lot to thank billionaire owner Roman Abramovich for. The Blues had long been a piece of the furniture amongst English football's elite, but a changing of the guard in their boardroom brought about an instant uplift in their Premier League displays. Winning the 2004-05 title with just a single defeat and the greatest defensive record in the competition's history was an emphatic way to end a 50-wait for a league crown.
Chelsea have bookmarked three senior players up for sale this summer as they look to trim their squad before the transfer window closes. While the Blues are in the hunt for more new signings following the transfer of Romelu Lukaku from Inter Milan, the club's main priority is to sanction exits for a number of squad and fringe players before the end of August.
Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has told three of his Prolific midfielders that they can leave the club after they were stripped of their squad numbers this season. According to reports from The Athletic that Tiemoue Bakayoko, Danny Drinkwater and Ross Barkley have been told in a plain discussion that they are surplus to West London requirements this campaign.
English premier league Champion, Manchester City forward Jack Grealish was in action yesterday for England in their 7th game of the Group I FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Andorra at the Estadi Nacional d'Andorra. The former Aston Villa star started the game from the bench due to tactical reason but was introduced in the second half for Jadon Sancho and he was able to impress with his minutes spent on the pitch of play.
According to reports, Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has told three of the club's high-profile outcasts to find new clubs this season. Tuchel is in his first full season as manager and has a clear idea of who doesn't fit into his plans as he looks to build on his Champions League triumph in May.
According to The Sun, Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel has notified three of the club's high-profile outcasts to find new clubs this season. The German International is entering his first full season at the helm and has a precise idea of who doesn't fit into his agendas as he looks to build on May's Champions League triumph.
The European transfer window will close today. You will agree with that this transfer window has been so eventful. Here are some Chelsea potential Incomings And Outgoings. Danny Drinkwater, outgoing Danny Drinkwater is close to joining Reading on loan. This could happen this evening. Danny Drinkwater will end his Chelsea career at Reading after which he will be a free agent next summer.
Photo Credit: Getty Images Chelsea players Tiemoue Bakayoko, Danny Drinkwater, and Ross Barkley have been instructed, according to official squad numbers provided, that they have to find other clubs. The rationale for the alleged removal of their squad numbers is that the three players can now depart and sign with other clubs interested in their services.
Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand was in fierce mood in his recent YouTube broadcast as he slammed former teammate Phil Jones who’s still in the Manchester United team after ten years, despite not featuring for the squad. Rio Ferdinand has likened Phil Jones to Chelsea midfielder Danny Drinkwater, and he believes players like that are a waste of time.
Danny Drinkwater has joined Reading on a loan for 2021/2022 season. The midfiieder becomes the second Chelsea player to move to the Royal for the current campaign, alongside Baba Rahman. Reading has 3 point out of their last 5 matches in the championship season. Having narrowly missed out on the play off in 2020/2021.