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Sport Review - Mon Aug 7 11:30 PM
Frank Lampard has refused to mark Chelsea as the favourites to win the Premier League title this season after their Community Shield loss to Arsenal. The west London side were pegged back by the Gunners as Sead Kolasinac cancelled out Victor Moses’ opener at Wembley, before the Gunners triumphed...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 7 10:15 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 7 10:00 AM
Steven Gerrard has admitted that he was very impressed by what he saw from Alexandre Lacazette in Arsenal’s Community Shield victory over Chelsea at Wembley on Sunday. The 26-year-old made his first competitive start for the north London side as the Gunners clinched victory over the Blues at Wemb...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 7 9:45 AM
Frank Lampard has warned Chelsea that they must quickly step their game up after their Community Shield defeat by Arsenal at Wembley on Sunday. The Blues were beaten on penalties by Arsene Wenger’s men after Sead Kolasinac cancelled out Victor Moses’ opener in the second half at Wembley. It marke...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 7 8:15 AM
Renato Sanches isn’t ready to move to Premier League champions Chelsea, according to Paul Mariner. The Portugal international is available to sign on loan from Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich in the summer transfer window. Chelsea faced Bayern Munich in a pre-season friendly last month and San...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 7 7:45 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted that he would be powerless to stop Eden Hazard leaving Chelsea if the west London club’s board decide to cash-in on the playmaker. There have been reports linking Hazard with a move to Barcelona in recent days as the Spanish club look to try and fill the void left by Ne...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 7 7:30 AM
Antonio Conte says that he is fully expecting to see Arsenal challenge for the Premier League title this season. The north London side suffered a disappointing 2016-17 campaign as they ended up in fifth place in the Premier League table and missed out on Champions League qualification. Chelsea, m...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 7 6:45 AM
Chelsea have emerged as serious contenders to sign Gareth Bale from Real Madrid ahead of Manchester United this summer, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Express is reporting that the Blues have entered the race to sign the 28-year-old winger from Real Madrid as Antonio Conte l...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 7 6:35 AM
Chelsea have had their hopes of signing Alex Sandro dashed after Juventus ruled out selling the Brazilian full-back this summer. The Blues have been heavily linked with a move to bring Sandro to Stamford Bridge this summer as Antonio Conte looks to bolster his defence ahead of his second campaign...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 7 6:10 AM
Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur have better squads equipped to win the Premier League than Manchester United, according to Steve Nicol. The Red Devils have invested heavily in new playing staff in the summer transfer window as Jose Mourinho looks to close the gap on defending champions Chelsea. Man...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 7 6:05 AM
Steven Gerrard has warned Antonio Conte that Chelsea don’t have the squad depth to cope with competing on four fronts this season. The Blues lost their opening game of the 2017-18 season on Sunday afternoon following a penalty shootout defeat by Arsenal in the Community Shield at Wembley. Chelsea...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 7 5:30 AM
Danny Drinkwater would be a great signing for Premier League champions Chelsea, according to Paul Mariner. The Blues sold Serbia international Nemanja Matic to Manchester United in a £40m deal last Monday to leave Tiemoue Bakayoko, Cesc Fabregas and N’Golo Kante as their recognised midfielders. C...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 7 5:20 AM
Frank Lampard believes Chelsea need to sign another midfielder to ease the workload on Cesc Fabregas. The Premier League champions lost on penalties to bitter rivals Arsenal in the Community Shield at Wembley on Sunday afternoon. Chelsea wing-back Victor Moses broke the deadlock in the 46th minut...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 7 4:50 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted that Chelsea are still in need of a number of players this summer and has ruled out making one single statement signing. The Blues have been one of the busier teams in the transfer window so far, having tied up deals for Willy Caballero, Antonio Rudiger, Tiemoue Bakayok...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 4:29 PM
Frank Lampard backed Alvaro Morata to bounce back from a disappointing debut following Chelsea’s loss to Arsenal in the Community Shield at Wembley. The Spain international completed a move to the Premier League champions in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer windo...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 4:16 PM
Piers Morgan admitted that he was delighted to see Arsenal beat Chelsea at Wembley despite describing the Community Shield as a “meaningless trophy”. The Gunners were 2-1 winners against the Premier League champions in the FA Cup final in the final domestic game last season. The London rivals met...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 4:10 PM
Frank Lampard hailed Victor Moses’ performance as the Nigerian netted Chelsea’s opener in their Community Shield defeat against Arsenal on Sunday at Wembley. Moses enjoyed a regular run in the first team last season under Antonio Conte as his fine performances helped Chelsea to win the Premier Le...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 10:15 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 9:15 AM
Chelsea are poised to sign Danny Drinkwater as the England midfielder prepares to tell Leicester City that he wants to leave, according to reports in England. The Daily Mirror is reporting that the Premier League champions are edging closer to a deal to bring the 27-year-old box-to-box midfielder...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 8:45 AM
Chelsea have joined Manchester United in the race to sign Real Madrid star Gareth Bale, according to reports in Spain. Spanish newspaper Marca, as quoted by the Daily Star, is reporting that Real Madrid have offered Bale to Manchester United in a £90m deal in the summer transfer window. The same...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 8:30 AM
Antonio Conte has warned the Chelsea board that he still needs a few more summer signings to prepare his squad for the 2017-18 season. Chelsea won the Premier League title with two games to spare in their first season under Conte following his appointment as Jose Mourinho’s permanent successor in...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 8:00 AM
Antonio Conte has appeared to suggest that the decision to sell Nemanja Matic to Manchester United was made the Chelsea board and not the manager. The Serbia international completed a £40m move to the Red Devils from the Premier League champions last week to improve Jose Mourinho’s midfield optio...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 7:30 AM
Chelsea are hopeful that they would be able to persuade Virgil van Dijk to sign for them ahead of Liverpool this summer, according to reports in the British media. The Evening Standard is reporting that the Blues are hoping that Southampton will choose to negotiate with them rather than Liverpool...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 7:15 AM
Antonio Conte still wants to make four more signings for Chelsea before the close of the summer transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Evening Standard is reporting that the Blues are keen to bring in at least four more players as Conte prepares for his second season in c...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 6:15 AM
Chelsea are willing to wait until the end of the transfer window in an attempt to get the best possible deal for Diego Costa, according to reports in England. The Daily Star is reporting that the Premier League champions are prepared to show patience and allow a deal to sell the Spain internation...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 5:55 AM
Virgil van Dijk would be a hit at Chelsea or Liverpool if the Southampton defender secures a summer move, according to Paul Mariner. The Netherlands international has been heavily linked with a move to the Reds in the summer transfer window but a deal has failed to materialise so far. Indeed, Liv...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 5:10 AM
Arsene Wenger needs to follow Antonio Conte’s lead and get rid of the deadwood in his Arsenal squad, according to Charlie Nicholas. The Gunners boss signed a new three-year contract to extend his reign at Arsenal until 2020 earlier this summer despite finishing in fifth place in the Premier Leagu...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 4:50 AM
Cesc Fabregas has taken to social media to reveal his excitement about Chelsea kicking off their new season with a crunch clash against Arsenal in the Community Shield on Sunday afternoon. The Premier League champions head into the game looking to gain revenge on their local rivals after Arsenal...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 4:40 AM
Eden Hazard has taken to social media to wish his “friend” Neymar all the best after the Brazilian completed his world-record transfer to Paris Saint-Germain from Barcelona. The attacker became the most expensive player in football history last week when he joined the Ligue 1 side in a £198m deal...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 4:30 AM
Chelsea want to sign both Virgil van Dijk and Danny Drinkwater this summer, according to Sky Sports’ Jim White. The Blues continue to be linked with a host of different players this summer as Antonio Conte prepares for his second season in charge of the west London side. Chelsea have been relativ...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 6 12:00 AM
Michael Owen is tipping Chelsea to retain their Premier League title this season under Antonio Conte. The Blues were by far the best team in the top flight last term as they won a record 30 games on their way to lifting the Premier League trophy under the Italian manager. Chelsea did not have the...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 11:30 PM
Michael Owen is backing Chelsea to secure a 2-1 win over Arsenal in the Community Shield clash at Wembley on Sunday afternoon. The Gunners head into the game looking beat Chelsea in consecutive games at Wembley after they triumphed in the FA Cup final back in May. Chelsea, meanwhile, are also aim...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 10:24 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 10:00 AM
Nemanja Matic looks to be settling in well to life at Manchester United after signing for the Red Devils last week. The Serbian midfielder completed his much-anticipated move to Old Trafford from Chelsea in a £40m deal last Monday as Jose Mourinho moved quickly to bolster his midfield options ahe...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 9:30 AM
Paul Merson believes that Chelsea will finish in second place in the Premier League table this season. The west London side are preparing for their second season under new manager Antonio Conte following his appointment at the club last summer. Conte led the Blues to the Premier League title in h...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 9:15 AM
Antonio Conte has rubbished speculation linking Chelsea star Eden Hazard with a move to Barcelona. The Belgium international has emerged as a target to replace Neymar at the Catalan side following the forward’s world-record £198m move to Paris Saint-Germain on Thursday. Barcelona now have a huge...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 8:45 AM
Paul Merson believes Chelsea will miss Diego Costa next season despite signing Alvaro Morata to replace the controversial striker. The Premier League champions are expected to sell Costa in the summer transfer window amid reported interest from Serie A giants AC Milan and Spanish side Atletico Ma...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 7:00 AM
Chelsea are set to wrap up a deal to sign Antonio Candreva from Inter Milan for £22.6m, according to Italian journalist Enzo Bucchioni. The Blues are thought to be on the lookout for further reinforcements this summer and the 30-year-old has been touted as a possible target for the west London cl...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 6:45 AM
Nemanja Matic has suggested that Manchester United should take a leaf out of Chelsea’s book and play a similar formation to the Blues next season. Chelsea enjoyed great success last term after switching to the new set-up under Antonio Conte at the start of last season as they went on to win the P...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 6:35 AM
Chelsea are lining up a £50m bid to try and beat Liverpool to the signature of Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk, according to reports in the British media. The Times is reporting that the west London club are ready to try and step up their attempts to land the 26-year-old defender, who has be...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 6:15 AM
Eden Hazard has told Barcelona that he is ready to quit Chelsea and snub Real Madrid in favour of a move to Camp Nou, according to reports in Spain. Spanish outlet Don Balon, as quoted by the Daily Star, is reporting that Hazard has informed the La Liga giants that he is prepared to call … The...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 6:00 AM
Inter Milan have told Chelsea and Manchester United to forget about luring any of their key stars away from San Siro this summer. The Red Devils have been heavily linked with a move to sign Croatia international Ivan Perisic from the Italian club throughout the transfer window so far. However, Ma...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 5:40 AM
Chelsea have made an enquiry about Paris Saint-Germain defender Serge Aurier, according to reports in France. French outlet Le10Sport is reporting that the Premier League champions have made an approach to sign the Ivory Coast international to improve their full-back options. The same article sta...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 5:20 AM
Paul Merson believes Cesc Fabregas will have a big role to play at Chelsea next season despite the addition of Tiemoue Bakayoko. The Chelsea midfielder is facing increased competition for places after Antonio Conte signed the French midfielder in a £40m deal from Ligue 1 champions AS Monaco. Fabr...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 5:00 AM
Danny Drinkwater With Nemanja Matic moving to Manchester United, Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has a vacancy to fill in midfield. Of course, Tiemoue Bakayoko will no doubt be tasked with forging a partnership with PFA player of the year N’Golo Kante. However, their £40m signing will start the season...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 12:30 AM
Phil Neville is tipping Manchester United to win the Premier League and Chelsea to finish third next season. Chelsea are currently preparing to kick off their Premier League title defence after they won the trophy in style under Antonio Conte last season, notching up a record 30 victories in the...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 12:20 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 5 12:00 AM
Chelsea are interested in signing Danny Drinkwater, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Ross Barkley and Renato Sanches this summer, according to reports in the British media. Sky Sports, in an update published at 15:28 BST on Thursday, is claiming that the Blues are keeping tabs on all four players as Anto...
Sport Review - Fri Aug 4 10:15 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Fri Aug 4 9:30 AM
Arsene Wenger admits that Chelsea look like they will be able to defend their Premier League title next season. The west London side are currently preparing for their second season under Antonio Conte after the Italian manager led the Blues to the Premier League title last term in his first campa...
Sport Review - Fri Aug 4 9:15 AM
Arsene Wenger has told Arsenal supporters that Alexis Sanchez is focused ahead of their clash against Chelsea in the Community Shield on Sunday. The Gunners are thought to be facing a battle to keep the Chile international in the summer transfer window, with less than 12 months remaining on his c...
Sport Review - Fri Aug 4 9:00 AM
Chelsea are facing a number of complications in a potential deal to sign Bayern Munich midfielder Renato Sanches, according to ESPN FC expert David Amoyal. The Premier League champions are interested in signing the 19-year-old midfielder in the summer transfer window following a disappointing fir...
Sport Review - Fri Aug 4 8:30 AM
Arsene Wenger believes new Chelsea signing Tiemoue Bakayoko is more of an “impact player” than Nemanja Matic. The Premier League champions signed Bakayoko in a £40m deal from Ligue 1 champions AS Monaco last month as Antonio Conte bolstered his midfield options. Bakayoko’s arrival nudged Matic to...
Sport Review - Fri Aug 4 7:30 AM
Chelsea are to ramp up their efforts to sign Danny Drinkwater from Leicester City after cooling their interest in Renato Sanches, according to reports in Italy. Italian outlet Mediaset Premium, as quoted by Metro, is claiming that the Blues have turned their attentions away from signing the 19-ye...
Sport Review - Fri Aug 4 6:05 AM
Matt Le Tissier believes Nemanja Matic’s move to Manchester United will help Paul Pogba to justify his transfer fee. The Serbia international completed a £40m switch to the Red Devils from Premier League champions Chelsea on Tuesday evening. Matic will be tasked with reinforcing the Manchester Un...
Sport Review - Fri Aug 4 5:30 AM
Chelsea are ready to line up a player-plus-cash deal to sign Inter Milan star Antonio Candreva, according to reports in Italy. Italian newspaper Tuttosport, as quoted by the Daily Express, is reporting that the Premier League champions are determined to complete a deal to sign 30-year-old midfiel...
Sport Review - Fri Aug 4 4:40 AM
Arsene Wenger has described Chelsea’s latest signing Alvaro Morata as “less of a goal-scorer” than Diego Costa. The Blues brought in the Real Madrid striker as their fourth summer signing last month as Antonio Conte moved to add some more fire-power to his squad at Stamford Bridge. Morata’s arriv...
Sport Review - Fri Aug 4 12:28 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Fri Aug 4 12:15 AM
Both Tottenham and Chelsea are still interested in signing Ross Barkley from Everton this summer but there have been no official offers for the midfielder yet, according to journalist Dharmesh Sheth. The Sky Sports News reporter is claiming that both of the London clubs hold an interest in trying...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 3 11:30 PM
Jose Mourinho has hailed Nemanja Matic as a “genius” following the midfielder’s transfer to Manchester United from Chelsea this week. The Serbian midfielder completed his move to Old Trafford from Chelsea on Monday after weeks of speculation linking him with a move to the Red Devils. The 28-year-...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 3 11:08 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 3 9:00 AM
Chelsea are prepared to offer £22m to sign Inter Milan midfielder Antonio Candreva, according to reports in Italy. Premium Sport, as quoted by Football Italia, is reporting that the Premier League champions are prepared to make a €25m £22m to secure Candreva’s signature. The article reveals tha...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 3 7:45 AM
Chelsea have told Leicester that they want to sign Danny Drinkwater but are not prepared to pay more than £30m for him, according to reports in the British media. The Sun is reporting that the west London side are keen to bring the 27-year-old midfielder to Stamford Bridge this summer but will no...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 3 7:15 AM
Arsene Wenger has told Alexis Sanchez that he will not be allowed to join Manchester City or Chelsea this summer if he leaves Arsenal, according to reports in the British media. The Times is reporting that Sanchez has been informed that he will not be able to join one of Arsenal’s Premier League...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 3 7:00 AM
Juventus have rejected a £53m bid for Alex Sandro from Juventus, according to reports in Italy. Italian website Transfer Market Web, as quoted by the Daily Express, is reporting that the Blues have had a big-money bid turned down by the Italian champions for the Brazilian. The same report states...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 3 6:45 AM
Chelsea remain interested in signing Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain from Arsenal this summer, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is claiming that the west London side are considering a swoop for the midfielder with a view to playing him at right wing-back next season. The move w...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 3 6:25 AM
Perry Groves believes that the Premier League title race will come down to a straight shootout between Chelsea and Manchester United next season. Chelsea are preparing for their second season under Antonio Conte after the Italian led the Blues to the Premier League title in his first campaign at...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 3 6:15 AM
Mauricio Pochettino has revealed that new Chelsea signing Alvaro Morata was reluctant to consider a move to Tottenham Hotspur because of Harry Kane. The Premier League champions signed Morata in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid last month to bolster Antonio Conte’s attacking options. C...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 3 4:50 AM
Alexis Sanchez could feature for Arsenal against Chelsea on Sunday in the Community Shield clash at Wembley, according to reports in the British media. The Evening Standard is reporting that the Chile international could be set to make a swift return to the Arsenal team, after having only reporte...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 3 4:40 AM
Perry Groves is tipping Tottenham to finish outside of the top four in the Premier League next season. Spurs were Chelsea’s closest challengers for the Premier League title last term as they pushed the Blues all the way in the 2016-17 season. However, the Lilywhites ended up falling short as they...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 3 4:30 AM
Alvaro Morata looked like he was enjoying getting used to his new surroundings as he posed for a picture with his wife Alice Campello on the Stamford Bridge pitch this week. The Spanish striker became Chelsea’s fourth signing of the summer last month when he penned a five-year contract with the w...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 11:48 PM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 11:45 PM
Chelsea and Tottenham are both interested in signing Ross Barkley from Everton this summer, according go Dharmesh Sheth. The Sky Sports News reporter is claiming that both the Blues and the Lilywhites are keen to bring Barkley to London this summer as the speculation about the Everton midfielder’...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 11:46 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 10:00 AM
Chelsea are “struggling” to convince Renato Sanches to join them on loan from Bayern Munich this summer, according to reports in the British media. The Evening Standard is claiming that the Blues have not yet been successful in convincing the Portuguese teenager to sign for them on a temporary de...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 9:30 AM
Chelsea are interested in bolstering their midfield with the signing of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Danny Drinkwater or Ross Barkley this summer, according to journalist Paul Gilmour. The Sky Sports News reporter has claimed that the trio are among the players Chelsea are keeping tabs on as they loo...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 9:15 AM
Perry Groves has claimed that Arsenal star Mesut Ozil wouldn’t command a place in the Chelsea or Liverpool teams. The Germany international has entered the final 12 months of his current Arsenal contract, which means the playmaker could be available on a free transfer next summer. Unlike his team...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 7:45 AM
Ryan Giggs says he doesn’t expect Chelsea to defend their Premier League title next season. The Blues enjoyed a sparkling debut campaign under Antonio Conte last term as they lifted the Premier League title after having won a record 30 top-flight games. However, Chelsea were able to win the title...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 6:35 AM
Michael Owen says Chelsea are still the favourites to win the Premier League title next season but believes the likes of Manchester United and Liverpool will also be contenders. The Blues are looking to defend their Premier League crown next term after having won the trophy in style in Antonio Co...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 6:15 AM
Chelsea are looking at the possibility of signing Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain or Ross Barkley to bolster their midfield options, according to reports in England. Sky Sports is reporting that Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater is their top target but the Blues have maintained interest in two E...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 6:05 AM
Inter Milan are ready to sell Antonio Candreva to Chelsea but want to keep Ivan Perisic, according to reports in Italy. Mediaset Premium, as quoted by Football Italia, is reporting that Inter Milan are prepared to allow Candreva to move to the Premier League champions this summer. The same articl...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 6:00 AM
Chelsea are looking at the possibility of signing Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater this summer, according to reports in England. Sky Sports is reporting that the Premier League champions are interested in the England international as Antonio Conte looks to reinforce his midfield options...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 5:55 AM
Alvaro Morata tucked into some lunch with his stunning wife Alice before heading to training with his new club Chelsea on Tuesday. The Spain international became the fourth summer signing at Stamford Bridge last month after Chelsea concluded a £58m deal to sign the Real Madrid centre-forward. The...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 5:20 AM
Alexis Sanchez has landed back in London following his delayed return to Arsenal. The Chile international was scheduled to return to pre-season training at the north London club on Sunday but illness prevented the South American from travelling to the English capital. Sanchez was reported to be s...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 5:20 AM
David De Gea has wasted no time welcoming Nemanja Matic to Manchester United. The Red Devils signed the Serbian midfielder in a £40m deal from Premier League champions Chelsea on Monday evening. Matic was part of Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea team that won the top-flight crown and the EFL Cup in 2014-1...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 5:00 AM
Tiemoue Bakayoko and Alvaro Morata appears to have struck up a bit of a bromance. Chelsea signed Bakayoko in a £39m deal from Ligue 1 champions AS Monaco last month to strengthen their midfield options. The France defensive midfielder will be tasked with building an understanding with PFA Premier...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 4:30 AM
Chelsea are keen to sign Danny Drinkwater from Leicester City this summer, according to journalist Paul Gilmour. The Sky Sports News reporter has claimed that the Blues are keen on bringing the England midfielder to Stamford Bridge this summer as Antonio Conte prepares for his second season in ch...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 12:15 AM
Manchester United are still pursuing a deal to sign Ivan Perisic from Inter Milan this summer after completing the transfer of Nemanja Matic on Monday, according to reports. Sky Sports is claiming that Perisic, who has long been linked with a move to Manchester United in recent weeks, remains one...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 2 12:00 AM
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte believes he would be able to turn Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain into a quality wing-back by signing him from Arsenal this summer, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Express is reporting that the Italian manager feels confident he would be able to get the bes...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 11:50 PM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 11:45 PM
Nemanja Matic is convinced that Manchester United will be able to challenge for the Premier League title next season. The Serbian midfielder completed his transfer to the Old Trafford outfit from Chelsea on Monday after weeks of speculation linking him with a switch to Manchester United. Matic mo...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 11:30 PM
Chelsea are interested in signing Danny Drinkwater from Leicester City this summer, according to Kaveh Solhekol. The Sky Sports News reporter has taken to Twitter to claim that the midfielder is one of the players the Blues are keeping tabs on as Antonio Conte prepares for his second season in ch...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 5:44 PM
Alexis Sanchez took part in his first Arsenal training session ahead of the new season after returning to London on Tuesday. The Chile international was pictured working on his fitness away from the rest of the first team at London Colney after he returned to the UK on Tuesday morning. Sanchez’s...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 10:15 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 10:00 AM
Nathan Ake has hit back at Antonio Conte after the Chelsea manager suggested that young players these days lack patience. The young Dutch defender opted to leave Chelsea to join Bournemouth this summer after failing to break into the first team at Stamford Bridge last season. Ake was recalled fro...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 9:30 AM
Juventus are not planning to sell Alex Sandro to Chelsea this summer, according to Kaveh Solhekol. The west London side have been heavily linked with a move to bring the 26-year-old Brazilian to Stamford Bridge this summer as Antonio Conte looks to bolster his defensive options ahead of next seas...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 9:15 AM
Nemanja Matic has admitted that he couldn’t resist the chance to work with Jose Mourinho again after the midfielder completed his summer move to Manchester United. The Serbia international has signed a long-term deal with the Red Devils after Manchester United reached an agreement with Premier Le...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 8:45 AM
Jose Mourinho says Nemanja Matic has the key qualities that the Manchester United manager looks for in a player. The Red Devils finally completed the signing of the Serbia international from Premier League champions Chelsea on Monday evening. Matic will reunite with Mourinho at Old Trafford after...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 8:30 AM
Massimiliano Allegri has ruled out Chelsea signing Juventus defender Alex Sandro in the summer transfer window. The Blues have been heavily linked with a move to sign the Brazil international but have struggled to reach an agreement with the Serie A giants. Chelsea are thought to have made a numb...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 8:15 AM
Danny Higginbotham has backed Nemanja Matic to bring out the best in his new Manchester United team-mates. The Red Devils completed the signing of the Chelsea midfielder on Monday evening as Jose Mourinho was reunited with the 28-year-old. The current Manchester United boss signed Matic in a £21m...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 8:00 AM
Eden Hazard has admitted that he can’t wait to play with Chelsea’s new striker Alvaro Morata. The Spain international moved to the Premier League champions in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid last month. Morata became the fourth summer signing at Stamford Bridge and bolstered Antonio C...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 7:45 AM
Jose Mourinho has refused to be drawn into a war of words with Antonio Conte after the Chelsea manager warned his players that they must avoid a repeat of the Portuguese coach’s final season at Stamford Bridge. Mourinho was sacked by Chelsea back in December 2015, with the Blues languishing close...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 7:15 AM
Harry Kane has thanked Antonio Conte for his recent praise of the striker after the Chelsea boss admitted that he would love to sign the England international. The Chelsea manager said last week that he viewed Kane as the “complete striker” and added that he would love to bring the Tottenham Hots...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 6:55 AM
Title-winning experience Manchester United haven’t won the Premier League title since 2013 – that’s four seasons without top-flight glory. Considering Manchester United won the title 13 times in first 20 years of the Premier League, it’s starting to become an alarming dry spell. Missing out on th...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 6:45 AM
Chelsea are still trying to push through a deal to sign Alex Sandro from Juventus this summer, according to journalist Kaveh Solhekol. The Sky Sports News reporter has taken to Twitter to reveal that the west London side are still actively pursuing a deal to bring the Brazilian full-back to Stamf...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 6:15 AM
Chelsea are closing in on deals to add “two or three” new summer signings, according to reports in England. The Evening Standard is reporting that the Premier League champions are still working on deals to complete summer signings to strengthen Antonio Conte’s squad. The same article states that...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 5:55 AM
Harry Redknapp admits he wouldn’t be surprised if Chelsea won the Premier League title next season. Italian coach Antonio Conte led Chelsea to the Premier League title in his first season in charge at Stamford Bridge. Indeed, the Blues finished seven points clear of their closest title challenger...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 5:50 AM
Nemanja Matic has paid tribute to Chelsea and the club’s supporters after completing his move to Manchester United. The Serbia international made the controversial switch from the Premier League champions to their bitter rivals on Monday evening. Matic was part of Guus Hiddink’s Chelsea team that...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 5:40 AM
Liverpool and Manchester United have joined Chelsea and Manchester City in the race to sign promising teenage defender Melayro Bogarde, according to reports in England. The Guardian is reporting that the Premier League quartet have been “intensively” scouting the 15-year-old, who is the nephew of...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 5:30 AM
Thibaut Courtois believes Arsenal will survive without Alexis Sanchez – but the Chelsea number one admits the Chile star would be a big miss for their London rivals. The South American is facing an uncertain future at the north London club after failing to agree a new contract with Arsenal despit...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 5:10 AM
Nemanja Matic has issued his backing for Manchester United’s summer signings after the Chelsea star completed a move to Old Trafford. The Serbia international was unveiled as a Manchester United player on Monday evening after months of speculation linking the defensive midfielder with the controv...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 12:30 AM
Chelsea are set to use the money generated from the sale of Nemanja Matic to Manchester United to fund bids for their next three transfer targets, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is claiming that Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is set to step up his pursuit of his three mai...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 1 12:02 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the sum...