Chelsea step up Costa interest

Chelsea are ready to make a £40m bid for Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa, according to the Mail Online. The Blues have been regularly linked with a move for the Spain international, who has scored twenty-four goals in La Liga so far this season, a record only bettered by Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo. There has […]

Inter deny Torres talks

Inter Milan have denied that they are holding talks with Manchester United’s Javier Hernandez, according to the Express. The Serie A side had been linked with a move for both Torres and Javier Hernandez of Manchester United, though their president Erick Thohir has insisted that no talks have been held with either striker. Torres has […]

Chelsea held in Istanbul

Chelsea’s Champions League last sixteen tie with Galatasaray is finely poised as the two sides played out a 1-1 draw at the Turk Telekom Arena yesterday evening. Fernando Torres gave the Blues the lead after just nine minutes with an early tap-in only for Aurelien Chedjou to draw the hosts’ level from close range after […]

Ba set for Blues recall

Demba Ba is set to be recalled to Chelsea’s starting line-up for Sunday afternoon’s FA Cup fourth round tie against Stoke City. The Senegal international has started just three games so far this season, but is expected to be given the nod after Fernando Torres was ruled out for some weeks with knee ligament damage. […]