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Chelsea - chelseafc.comBayern Munich are leading the race to sign Didier Drogba who looks certain to leave Chelsea at the end of the season. The Ivory Coast international is out of contract at the end of the season and the Germans are hoping to snap him up on a free transfer. Boss Andre Villas-Boas is…
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Chelsea boss Andre Villas-Boas admits referee Mike Dean was right to send off Fernando Torres in the 4-1 victory over Swansea at the Bridge on Saturday. The £50 million Blues striker scored his second goal in as many games with a fine finish before he was dismissed for a terrible tackle on Mark Gower. Villas-Boas…
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Chelsea will be without Didier Drogba for tonight’s Champions League clash with Bayer Leverkusen as he continues to recover from concussion. Boss Andre Villas-Boas is also expected to rest skipper John Terry, Frank Lampard and Nicolas Anelka ahead of the trip to Manchester United on Sunday. Fernando Torres is expected to start up-front whilst Daniel…
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Chelsea midfielder Yossi Benayoun has indicated that he is on the verge of leaving the club in the next few days. He appears to be surplus to requirements at Chelsea this season following the addition of Juan Mata from Valencia and the possible signing of Luka Modric from Tottenham. Media reports have indicated that Benayoun…
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Chelsea new boy Romelu Lukaku has admitted it was his dream to finally meet boyhood idol Didier Drogba. Now the £20 million teenager has urged Drogba to remain at the club in order to help him develop as a player. The teenager has been compared to the Chelsea striker with his size and style of…
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Chelsea will today finally seal the £18 million arrival of Romelu Lukaku. The 18-year-old striker has not yet officially completed his move from Anderlecht despite training with Andre Villas-Boas’ squad for the past week. But with the loose ends expected to be tied up before the end of the day, he is set to make…
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Chelsea will look to get their first three points of the 2011-12 Premier League season, as they host West Brom at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. Chelsea dominated their opening fixture away to Stoke last week, but could not get the ball in the net, and the game ended 0-0. Andre Villas Boas will feel aggrieved…
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Nobody will be under greater scrutiny than Andre Villas-Boas when the new Premier League season kicks off this weekend. The 33-year-old must succeed where others before him have failed – to bring the European Cup to Chelsea. He must do so with a squad which many people believe is past its best. Yet his major…
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Chelsea striker Fernando Torres has stated that he has not forgotten how to score goals and he has the winning mentality that can lead Chelsea to glory in the coming season. The Spanish striker’s form has been a cause for concern since he made the move to Chelsea in January having scored just one goal…
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chelseafc.com After landing Fernando Torres in January Chelsea were left with a bit of a pickle; how do you play four forwards at one time.  The tri-fecta of Florent Malouda, Didier Drogba and Nicolas Anelka had been working fine; scoring goals and creating chances. However, Chelsea wanted more, and would hope that Fernando Torres could…
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  Days after the new Chelsea boss promised there would be no "revolution" at Stamford Bridge, Andre Villas-Boas has thrown a challenge to his side; one challenging them to become "untouchable" in his bid to finally deliver Champions League glory. Chelsea jetted into Malaysia ahead of the Barclays Asia Trophy, with Villas-Boas continuing to preach…
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Following the sacking of Carlo Ancelotti in May, Roman Abramovich parted with £13 million to appoint new boss Andre Villas-Boas. The Blues are yet to make a signing in the transfer window although with an expected budget in the region of £100 million, additions will certainly be made. They had a £22 million bid rejected…