Alexandre Pato to walk in the footsteps of Chelsea legend Didier Drogba

Chelsea have assigned the Premier League squad numbers to the January signings, according to The Daily Mail. Brazilian striker Alexandre Pato has been handed the number 11, and he will have a huge responsibility to live up to the reputation of the squad number made famous by club legend Didier Drogba. Defender Matt Miazga will don the number 20 jersey. This number has remained unoccupied since midfielder Josh McEachran wore it during the 2011-12 season, but it has been donned by the likes of Deco, Paulo Ferreira, Juan Sebastian Veron…

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Gary Cahill has a lot of suitors waiting for him [Tweets]

Gray Cahill has been out of favour at Stamford Bridge since the arrival of manager Guss Hiddink. The Dutchman’s insistence on playing John Terry and Kurt Zouma at the centre of his defence has left Cahill frustrated at the lack of playing opportunities and recent reports, as this one by The Guardian, have suggested that the English defender is looking for a way out. The Blues also brought in USA international and New York Red Bulls defender Matt Miazga. The 20-year-old had less than a year to run on his current…

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