Done Deal: Chelsea Confirm Signing Of Alvaro Morata From Real Madrid

Chelsea NAPLES, ITALY - MARCH 07: Alvaro Morata of Real Madrid celebrates after scoring goal 1-3 during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between SSC Napoli and Real Madrid CF at Stadio San Paolo on March 7, 2017 in Naples, Italy. (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)

Chelsea have seriously boosted their strike force ahead of next season, after announcing the acquisition of Alvaro Morata for a fee believed to be £70million. The Spanish international striker, who was believed to be a target of Manchester United until they signed Romelu Lukaku, comes to Stamford Bridge in a move which throws Diego Costa’s future with the Pensioners further …

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Fee Agreed: Chelsea To Sign Real Madrid’s Alvaro Morata In Club Record Deal

Alvaro Morata (Real Madrid) during a friendly match between national team of Spain vs. Colombia in Nueva Condomina Stadium, Murcia, Spain.Wednesday, June 7, 2017. (Photo by Jose Breton/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Chelsea have finally secured the striker they needed this summer, with a move for Real Madrid’s Alvaro Morata in the offing. The Premier League champions confirmed on Wednesday evening that they had agreed a fee, believed to be in the region of £70-75m, for the Spanish international. We have agreed terms with Real Madrid for the transfer of Alvaro Morata… …

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Chelsea And Manchester City Vie For Danilo’s Signature

Real Madrid's Brazilian defender Danilo (L) vies with Celta Vigo's Danish midfielder Pione Sisto during the Spanish league football match RC Celta de Vigo vs Real Madrid CF at the Balaidos stadium in Vigo on May 17, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / MIGUEL RIOPA (Photo credit should read MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)

The market for top class defenders is certainly not for the faint-hearted. Chelsea’s desire to bolster their defensive options saw them part ways with £29 million to acquire the services of Antonio Rudiger. Manchester City, not to be outdone, then spent £50m on enticing Kyle Walker from Tottenham Hotspur. Two excellent players with bright futures, and at those sums they …

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Chelsea Finally Confirm The Signing Of Tiemoué Bakayoko

Chelsea have had their fair share of struggles in the opening weeks of the summer transfer window but things now seem to be looking up for the Blues. The club have this evening finally confirmed the arrival of Monaco’s midfield powerhouse Tiemoué Bakayoko on a five-year deal. Compared to the calamity that was the announcement of Antonio Ruediger’s move, the …

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Chelsea’s Gorgeous Camouflage 2017/18 Third Kit Leaked

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 21: Chelsea manager Antonio Conte applauds the supporters following the Premier League match between Chelsea and Sunderland at Stamford Bridge on May 21, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Brunskill Ltd/Getty Images)

We’re now less than a month from the Premier League returning and, as is usually the case at this time of year, kit leaks have been widespread.  The latest of which is Chelsea’s third strip for the upcoming season, which will see the Londoners play in an all-black kit should a clash occur. As reported by Footy Headlines, this beautiful new …

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Chelsea Midfielder Loaned Out To Fellow Premier League Side

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 21: Ruben Loftus-Cheek of Chelsea poses with the Premier League Trophy after the Premier League match between Chelsea and Sunderland at Stamford Bridge on May 21, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images)

The prospects of youth academy players have long been scrutinised at Chelsea.  As of the start of last season, the club had 38 players on loan across the globe and it was hard to make an argument that any of them would ultimately force their way into the London club’s first string side. Indeed, the prospects of one of their more promising …

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