Chelsea step up £6m pursuit of Petr Cech replacement

Chelsea’s chase for a replacement for Petr Cech has been stepped up with Jose Mourinho making a £6m bid for Stoke goalkeeper Asmir Begovic, according to The Telegraph. READ MORE: Chelsea News and Rumours Juventus boss CONFIRMS interest in Chelsea playmaker Chelsea to loan three players as part of the Radamel Falcao deal The Blues boss saw his first offer for the Bosnian international rejected, but is now hoping to be able to up the ante on negotiations in a bid to bring in a swift replacement for Petr Cech.…

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Chelsea news and gossip: Blues told to pay £21m for star forward

Here is Monday’s news and rumours concerning Chelsea: READ MORE: Chelsea News and Rumours Juventus boss CONFIRMS interest in Chelsea playmaker Chelsea to loan three players as part of the Radamel Falcao deal Lyon have told any club – including Chelsea – that should they want star striker Alexandre Lacazette, they will have to pay £21m, the Daily Express report. However, the Ligue 1 side have made a lucrative contract offer to try and tempt the 24-year-old to stay. The Blues are now favourites to land Stoke City goalkeeper Asmir…

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Chelsea gossip: Playmaker to be offered up in £70m Pogba deal and Ramires offered new contract

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Thursday’s biggest Chelsea news and transfer rumours. Chelsea have opened talks with midfielder Ramires, 28, about extending the Brazil international’s contract at the club, the Daily Telegraph reports. The Brazilian had been linked with a move away from the club earlier in the summer, but could now find himself the recipient of an improved contract. Chelsea are considering a move for Augsburg left-back Baba Rahman, 20, as a replacement for 29-year-old Filipe Luis but face competition from Arsenal and Manchester City for the Ghana international, according to the London Evening…

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Chelsea gossip: £45m swap deal lined up and striker move ‘days away’ from completion

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Wednesday’s biggest Chelsea news and transfer rumour gossip. Stoke City are expecting a formal bid from Chelsea for £8m-rated goalkeeper Asmir Begovic, 28, and will ask the Premier League champions to include Nigeria forward Victor Moses, 24, in any deal, according to the Daily Telegraph. However, the deal may have suffered a blow after Moses said he is unsure if he wants to return to Stoke City. The 24-year-old spent last season on loan at the Britannia Stadium from Chelsea, The Times report. It’s unlikely that Moses will want to…

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Chelsea and Stoke set for swap deal if Petr Cech joins Gunners

Chelsea and Stoke could be set to partake in a player swap deal involving Asmir Begovic and Victor Moses should Petr Cech complete his move to Arsenal, according to the Daily Express. READ MORE: Chelsea News and Goals Petr Cech’s Arsenal move edges closer Chelsea set to miss out on Belgian star Cech’s move across London will create the need for cover in the Stamford Bridge goal, and the Blues have apparently already identified Begovic as the ideal man to step into the void and provide competition for current first…

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Chelsea gossip: Terry drops Sterling hint? And Blues ‘DEFINITELY interested’ in £15m striker

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Tuesday’s biggest Chelsea news and transfer rumours. Chelsea are ‘definitely interested’ in signing QPR and England striker Charlie Austin, according to the Metro. The England international is being tipped to move on this summer following QPR’s relegation back to the Championship. Ruben Loftus-Cheek has insisted he can take stinging criticism from Jose Mourinho on the chin, the Daily Mirror reports. The Chelsea youngster was the subject of a strong rebuke from Mourinho for his performance in a post season game in Australia. Blues skipper John Terry reckons Raheem Sterling has…

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Chelsea gossip and news: Blues make £20m Ox bid and £14.4m Belgian targeted

Wednesday’s biggest Chelsea news and transfer rumours. SEE ALSO: Chelsea 2015/16 fixture list Chelsea have targeted Stoke City goalkeeper Asmir Begovic, 27, as a replacement for Petr Cech, according to The Telegraph. However, Jose Mourinho faces a task in convincing the player to spend his peak years as a number two to Thibaut Courtois. Arsenal have rejected a swap deal for Cech, 33, that would see 21-year-old midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain join Chelsea. The Gunners would prefer a cash-only deal worth £10m to sign the Blues’ back-up goalkeeper, the Daily Mirror…

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Chelsea target £8m Petr Cech replacement

Chelsea have made Stoke City goalkeeper Asmir Begovic their main target to replace the soon to depart Petr Cech this summer by making an £8m move, according to The Telegraph. READ MORE: Chelsea News and Gossip Stamford Bridge redevelopment: Chelsea may spend three years in exile Four players better than Eden Hazard However, even if the Potters accept Chelsea’s bid, Jose Mourinho will have to convince the Bosnian international to spend his peak years on the bench behind Thibaut Courtois. Begovic has established himself as one of the finest goalkeepers…

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