Friday’s biggest Chelsea news and transfer rumour roundup.
Everton defender John Stones, 21, will put in a transfer request in an attempt to force through a move to Premier League champions Chelsea, The Sun reports.
However, Stones is part of a potential £100m double deal for the Blues, who are also keen to sign Juventus and France midfielder Paul Pogba, 22, the Daily Star reports.
Chelsea winger Victor Moses, 24, is wanted by Aston Villa and Tottenham, according to the Daily Telegraph.
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois, 23, says former Manchester United keeper Edwin van der Sar was his role model, according to NBC Sports.
Pedro’s transfer to Chelsea will help secure the future of his boyhood club Raqui San Isidro, who will receive £320,000, the Daily Mirror reports.