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Five potential replacements for Hazard Chelsea should be looking at

After a disappointing 2015/16 season, Eden Hazard has been subjected to rumours of a transfer to Spanish giants Real Madrid, while PSG are another possible destination for the Belgian winger as well. Hazard has four years left on his contract with Chelsea, and despite the hear-say about his potential transfer, he claims that remaining a Blue is exactly what he wants. […]

Euro Super League still on agenda says sports exec

London (AFP) – A breakaway European Super League is still being discussed in football’s corridors of power, according to the sports executive involved when talks took place earlier this year. Charlie Stillitano of the International Champions Cup (ICC) held discussions with Arsenal, Manchester United, Manchester City, Chelsea and Liverpool amid reports Europe’s leading clubs wanted a potential competition in which they would be guaranteed to feature regardless of on-pitch results. The ICC oversees lucrative friendly fixtures involving many of those teams and, while Stillitano recognises his company are in no position to create a Super League, he says it is The post Euro Super League still on agenda says sports exec appeared first on World Soccer Talk.

Swansea City boss Francesco Guidolin hopes Andre Ayew will stay -…

FRANCESCO Guidolin is keeping fingers crossed that Andre Ayew will stay at Swansea City despite continued talk of a summer move out of Wales.And Guidolin reckons that even if Ayew does not see himself as a centre-forward, the Ghana star can thrive in that role at the Liberty Stadium next season.Ayew is just one year into the four-year deal he signed when he arrived from Marseille last summer.But the 26-year-old has been linked with the likes of Chelsea, Sunderland and West Ham, and has stated…

Cantona sideswipe as Mourinho closes in on Manchester United

London (AFP) – Jose Mourinho is expected to be named as Manchester United’s new manager despite club great Eric Cantona saying incoming Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola would have been a better choice. Mourinho’s agent Jorge Mendes was in talks with United’s executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward in London on Tuesday after Louis van Gaal’s troubled two-year reign at Old Trafford ended with his sacking a day earlier. Former Chelsea boss Mourinho is reported to have been offered a three-year deal worth £15 million ($21 million, 19 million euros) per season and would be given a transfer war-chest of around £200 The post Cantona sideswipe as Mourinho closes in on Manchester United appeared first on World Soccer Talk.

Five winners & five losers of Man United’s change in management

Manchester United finally confirmed at 8.30 yesterday evening that Louis van Gaal has been relieved of his managerial duties, following relentless reports of the Dutchman’s sacking throughout the day. And it appears Jose Mourinho will indeed succeed the ‘Iron Tulip’ in the Old Trafford dugout, as speculated continuously since his departure from Chelsea in December, with […]

Gary Cahill New England Leader?

It seems like just yesterday England was littered with defensive choices that included John Terry, Rio Ferdinand and others, whilst the likes of Gary Cahill sat as a prospect vying to one day take their place. That day is here.

Could Gonzalo Higuain move to Stamford Bridge this summer?

Nove i calciatori del Napoli convocati d” (CC BY 2.0) by NazionaleCalcio After a disappointing 2015/16 campaign, it wouldn’t be a huge surprise to see Chelsea make a number of moves in the summer transfer window. Soon-to-be Blues boss Antonio Conte is going to have various targets but perhaps Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain may be his number one priority ahead of what could be a defining season for the club.The Argentina international netted an incredible 38 goals in 46 appearances this season and has attracted plenty of attention from Europe’s top clubs.

Cantona sideswipe as Jose Mourinho closes in on Man Utd job

London (AFP) – Jose Mourinho was closing in on becoming Manchester United’s new manager on Tuesday despite club great Eric Cantona saying incoming Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola would have been a better pick. Mourinho’s agent Jorge Mendes was in talks with United’s executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward, British media reported, less than 24 hours after Louis van Gaal’s troubled two-year reign came to a sour end. Former Chelsea boss Mourinho, one of football’s most intriguing characters, would march into Old Trafford boasting a personal trophy haul that includes three English Premier League titles and two Champions League crowns

The FIVE Chelsea players that Jose Mourinho could look to sign for Manchester United.

With the deal to take Jose Mourinho to Manchester United due to be announced as early as tomorrow, here are the FIVE Chelsea players I believe he could attempt to sign with his reported £200-£300m war chest this summer.One thing I will say before we go into too much detail is that Chelsea will not be willing to do business with any of their direct rivals for the top four next season and it would take ridiculous amounts of money to persuade the Chelsea hierarchy to do business.1. Nemanja Matic.Any Chelsea fan would tell you that Nemanja Matic has suffered for various reasons at Chelsea this season.