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SkySports reported that Everton star Ross Barkley turned down a move to Chelsea changing his mind during the medical.

And Everton’s majority shareholder Farhad Moshiri has confirmed this rumor: “The two clubs agreed a deal of £35m and personal terms were agreed and after the medical we heard from Ross Barkley’s agent that he had changed his mind. He told us he wanted to reconsider and stay with us for the time being”.


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Shocking news from SkySports UK, as “Ross Barkley’s move to Chelsea for £30m was all on the table” before the Everton midfielder began his medical and suddenly changed mind.

And journalist Paul Merson gave his thoughts on the rumor: “I’m lost for words. You’re going to the champions, he’s going to play with Hazard, Willian, and he’s going to play! They haven’t got the biggest squad. I’d like to hear the full story, but I’m shocked”.

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Chelsea are willing to land Danny Drinkwater in West London with a last gasp signing before the transfer window closes tonight at 11 pm BST.

The Blues are goingto pay £ 35m to Leicester City to secure the services of the English midfielder , that can undergo his medical until 1 am thanks to a special permission the club can ask to FA.

This is the reason why the England international arrived to Cobham a while ago, so to complete the move.

The transfer was possible as Foxes are going to sign Adrien Silva from Sporting Lisbon: the Portuguese midfielder was given permission to leave his international duty with Portugal, as he travelled to Leicester to close the deal ( missing the World Cup 2018 qualifier against Faroe).

The Foxes still have worked to do on the transfer which will likely cost them £22m.




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Good news for Eden Hazard: the Chelsea striker was back in action tonigh after his injury with Belgium who played Gibraltar in a World Cup Qualifier.

Hazard played 77 minutes and scored Belgium sixth goal. Roberto Martinez side won the game 9-0 and the Blues striker was replaced after 77 minutes by his brother Thorgan.

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Former Juventus and Athletic Bilbao striker Fernando Llorente has joined Tottenham Hotspur on a permanent move from Swansea, despite Chelsea’s interest in the Spaniard.

His brother, who’s also the agent of Llorente posted this picture on Facebook with the following caption: “After some very difficult days, very happy with the decision made”

It is understood Antonio Conte wanted to sign Llorente from Swansea, but the deal reportedly fell through this morning.

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Chelsea are on the verge of completing the signing of Davide Zappacosta from Torino.

The 25-year-old wing-back has left Rome’s airport of Ciampino as he’s expected in London to undergo a medical ahead of a £25m move.

Chelsea will announce the deal until 11pm BST and the Italy international will put the pen to paper on a reported four-year deal.


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Chelsea are growing ever more confident of signing Riyad Mahrez from Leicester City until the end of transfer market deadline, according to reports in England.

The Blues have a £45m bid accepted by Leicester City for the Algerian star, with also Barcelona interested in the player.

And given that Spanish transfer window will be closing tomorrow, the La Liga giants would have two days remaining to sign Mahrez if a move to Chelsea failed tonight.



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Chelsea have offered a fee in the region of £45m to Leicester City as they hope to land Riyad Mahrez to Stamford Bridge until the end of Deadline Day.

Also Leicester Mercury and beIN Sports believe the Algeria international, who has been allowed to set personal terms with another side earlier this morning, will join Chelsea in the next few hours if Leicester agree the fee offered by Blues.

Anyway, some reports in Algeria and Spain believes the winger would prefer a move to Barcelona instead of Chelsea. Mahrez, who has been linked with a move to Stamford Bridge also last summer, has more time to finalize a move to the La Liga giants, since their transfer market deadline is set for tomorrow September 1st.

Chelsea are said to be confident that they can sign both Mahrez and Drinkwater today, despite Leicester are reluctant to sell their duo in one shot.

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On this deadline day Chelsea have sent another of his young players on loan: Jordan Houghton joins Doncaster Rovers on loan for the second consecutive season.

Houghton played for the League One side 32 times before a knee injury forced him to return to Chelsea last February. Now the midfielder is ready for this new adventure with Doncaster Rovers.


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