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Chelsea sent scouts to watch Olympique Lyon centre-back Emanuel Mammana, according to reports in English press

After having tried to sign Argentinian international centre-back Emanuel Mammana during last summer, Chelsea management, according to both UK and Spanish sources, are back scouting him, since he had a good season start for Olympique Lyonnaise.

Mammana still have to get a European passaport: he moved to France last July from River Plate and he had been also approached by several Italian clubs, including AC Milan, Napoli, Fiorentina and AS Roma.

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River Plate are reportedly ready to bid to take Chelsea man Radamel Falcao back at his former club.

Argentine president Rodolfo D’Onofrio reportedly wants to re-sign the Colombian International but all depends on Falcao’s will.

He told Marca: “Six months ago I contacted Falcao via some friends that we have in common, to see if he was eager to return to River. At the time, he told me that he wanted to continue in Europe, something which is understandable, as he is at a big club (Chelsea) and earning astronomical figures,”

“He is the one who must decide if he intends to return to River, as D’Alessandro and Cavenaghi did at the time. Everything depends on his decision. If Falcao has made the decision to return to River, the doors are open. It would be really nice to have him at the club again.”


Chelsea are considering to place a bid also for Juventus midfielder Miralem Pjanic, according to Italian newspaper Corriere dello Sport. The Bosnia-Erzegovina international, who's been targeted...