Friday’s biggest Chelsea news and transfer rumours.
Chelsea are expected to complete the £8m signing of Stoke City goalkeeper Asmir Begovic on Friday, according to The Guardian.
Young midfielder Marco van Ginkel will head to the Britannia Stadium on a season long loan as part of the deal.
Chelsea are struggling to sell Juan Cuadrado as their high asking price of £24.5m has put off the likes of Roma and Juventus and Atletico Madrid, according to the Daily Express.
All have refused to meet the club’d valuation, which stands at £2m less than they paid back in January.
Loic Remy’s loan move to Besiktas has moved a step closer, according to reports in the Daily Express.
The striker’s future at Stamford Bridge has come under threat after the arrival of Radamel Falcao from Monaco.
Didier Drogba is on course to follow Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard to the MLS, the Daily Mirror reports.
Chelsea legend Drogba, 37, has had strong interest from major European clubs including Porto who want to replace Jackson Martinez.
Fiorentina insist Salah has to play next season with them on loan from Chelsea after they activated a clause in his contract last month.