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Antonio Conte is frustrated over new signings and is ready to quit Chelsea job if his demands are not met, according to reports in the English press.

Anyway the Mirror reports that club sources said they are working with the Italian manager to improve the squad and they have no doubts over his stay at Stamford Bridge.

It is understood Conte had already requested full control over Chelsea’s Academy and more signings this summer.

Some reports suggested that Roman Abramovich would consider the appointment of former Borussia Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel, should Conte leave.




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Eden Hazard told Standard Sport he won’t leave Chelsea as the Belgian international wants to fight for the Premier League title again.

“Hopefully next year it is the same, we win the League and then I win Player of the Year. – Hazard claimed – Obviously winning the League is what we want most and the award is just a bonus”.

“We started this season well and we won the League, but next year we have to work as hard as we have this season. We have to be ready every year at the same level to stay at the top”.

“I’ve been here for five years now and I’m so happy. I’m at one of the best clubs in the world, so I’m very happy to play for such a big club like this”.

Hazard joined Chelsea on a £35m move in 2012 and became one of the most experienced players in the backroom today.

“After five years I know everything about the club, – he added – Even if I’m still only 26, I have a lot of experience now”.

“I started playing at 16 in France so I’ve been professional for 10 years. In terms of games and experience, I’m one of the oldest ones. I like this club because it’s like a family. I have a lot of friends and we all talk to each other.”

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Hull City‘s newly appointed manager Leonid Slutsky, speaking at his first press conference for the Tigers today, has confirmed he has already entered talks with Roman Abramovic about loaning players from Chelsea next season.

He told Sky Sports News HQ: “In the Championship we have some loan options. It’s four players from one team, and it’s a possible situation to get some players from Chelsea”.

“We spoke with him about this situation, but it’s not the absolute option. If we need some players, I think it’s possible”.

Then he added: “Chelsea have a lot of serious players – 37 on loan altogether, all over Europe. I think we will have some opportunities but I won’t speak about each player”.


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Eden Hazard is expected to come back in action on 14th October against Crystal Palace following his recent surgery on a fractured ankle.

Then Chelsea will face Burnley, Tottenham, Everton, Arsenal (Community Shield and Premier League), Leicester, Stoke and Manchester City without the Belgian star on the pitch. Hazard is currently expected to return to training sessions in September.

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Premier League fixtures for the incoming season have been released a few hours ago. Chelsea and Arsenal are the two teams who will play the Community Shield at Wembley on 6th August, before Antonio Conte’s side will face Tottenham in the same venue. 

The Spurs begin their life at Wembley against Chelsea on 19th August, following the Blues’ opening fixture against Burnley at home.

Eden Hazard is not expected to be in the starting XI as he is still recovering from a fractured ankle.

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Next season’s Premier League fixtures have been revealed on Premierleague.com this morning. Chelsea will host Burnley in their first game of the season on August the 12th at Stamford Bridge.

Antonio Conte’s men will face Arsenal on 6th August for the Community Shield at Wembley before a London derby clash against Tottenham on 19th August.

Click here to read the full table.


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Chelsea are set to demand a £10m fee to let Dominic Solanke leave after winning the Under-20 World Cup.

It is understood Solanke has already agreed a deal to join Liverpool as his contract runs until July 2017, but Chelsea are allowed to demand a fee (due to the rules regarding home-grown players) for the ex-Vitesse striker.

Liverpool have had a £3m bid rejected by the Blues, who reportedly ask up to £8m for the 19-year-old, and will reportedly go to a tribunal next month to adjudge the case.

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Atletico Madrid manager Diego Pablo Simeone is considering to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea despite the La Liga giants are not allowed to register any player until January 2018.

Los Colchoneros can sign new players on condition that they are loaned at least for six months, and Diego Costa recently told AS“Atletico Madrid can loan me out to some team in Spain, Brazil or wherever”.

The Spaniard would reportedly enjoy a reunion with the former Atletico Madrid forward despite it would mean not playing for his new side until the transfer ban is ended.

Diego Costa Simeone Instagram

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Real Madrid have received a ‘very interesting’ offer from Manchester United for striker Alvaro Morata, according to his agent Juanma Lopez.

The Chelsea target was monitored also by AC Milan before the Rossoneri signed Andre Silva from Porto yesterday, as Lopez confirmed: “Milan? Yes, we have had frequent contact in these days, I can confirm it. – he told Calciomercato.com Real Madrid have rejected the offer from the Rossoneri club”.

About Manchester United he said: “It’s a club with charm, a very interesting option. I can only say that it is very interesting and now the decision is up to [Real] Madrid. We’ll see.”

With Chelsea not mentioned by Alvaro Morata’s agent Juanma Lopez, Romelu Lukaku seems to be the Blues’ main target.



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