Chelsea Eyeing Declan Rice Move
Chelsea have received a transfer boost for Declan Rice after the 22-year-old rejected two contract offers from his club Westham which signifies a move away from the London Stadium.
Chelsea is looking to strengthen their midfield and Declan Rice will be the perfect signing for the blues. Although there have been rumours recently about Pjanic and Locatelli.
The English Midfielder still has three years contract with Westham with an option of an extra year but the blues have continued to show interest.
Chelsea linked with Haaland
According to Daily Mail, Chelsea are preparing a bid for Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Haaland. Chelsea are getting closer to sign the 20-year-old and bring him to Stamford Bridge.
Although the German club Borussia Dortmund don’t want to sell the Norwegian striker but Chelsea are working behind the scenes to secure the signature of the striker.
According to reports:
‘Haaland is coming from Borussia Dortmund and expects to be joining Chelsea before the new season begins,’ states the report.
Fabio Capello Praises Jorginho
The former England coach has hipped praise on Jorginho and also admitted he was wrong about the Italian midfielder.
Jorginho’s performances in the Euro 2020 has made him the best midfielder in the tournament especially in their 2-0 win against Austria.
According to Capello statement:
‘Jorginho, he’s Mancini’s main man,’ Capello said about the Chelsea midfielder. ‘He was a player who didn’t convince me completely. But in matches I saw him live, I watched carefully.’
‘He is a midfielder who knows how to stay on the field and direct the team,’ Capello added.
‘The fact that Italy don’t concede many goals is due to his ability to intervene at the right time in the actions of the opponents.’
Emma Hayes Extends Her Contract with Chelsea
Chelsea have confirmed that their female team head coach Emma Hayes have extended her contract to remain with the blues.
The new contract is a reward for her efforts and great work she have put in since nine years in charge of the female team, in which she have been in charge for 249 games, winning 10 major trophies.
On her new contract, Hayes said:
“Everyone knows what this club means to me. The work we’ve done together over the last nine years has been hugely rewarding, full of growth of the women’s game, accompanied with winning, which is one of the club’s key values. I really look forward to keep building on the successes we’ve already achieved and I’m delighted to have extended further.
“It’s been a year and a half without fans, so I can’t wait to welcome them back to our home and share with them the wonderful team we’ve built together.”
Chelsea Latest News and Transfer Update July 2nd 2021