Saturday’s biggest Chelsea news and transfer gossip.
Chelsea are planning to make a bid for Porto starlet Ruben Neves next year after he helped beat them in the Champions League this week, the London Evening Standard reports.
The 18-year-old defensive midfielder impressed as the Portuguese side secured a 2-1 victory over Jose Mourinho’s side.
Ramires is set to sign a new contract with Chelsea, according to reports in the Metro.
The Brazilian midfielder’s current deal expires at the end of next season but he is set to put pen to paper to extend his stay.
Willian insists his side will ‘continue to fight’ in an attempt to hit back from their recent woeful run, the Daily Star reports.
Jose Mourinho has hit out at the “rats” leaking information from the Chelsea camp ahead of Saturday’s clash with Southampton, the Daily Mirror reports.
The Blues have endured a difficult start to the season both domestically and in Europe while Mourinho has also faced scrutiny over his role in the Eva Carneiro row.