Category «Chelsea»

Liverpool Boost? After shock transfer, Carra insists ‘erratic’ £34m Brazilian has the ‘quality’ to make a difference

After Germany's incredible 7-1 annihilation of Brazil at World Cup 2014, Liverpool legend Alan Hansen accused David Luiz of producing the 'worst performance' he's ever seen from a defender. Luiz - variously described by Hansen as 'diabolical', 'farcical', and 'ridiculous', completed a shock deadline day transfer back to Chelsea, and Reds hero Jamie Carragher insists…

Ultimate XI: The best Premier League signings of the summer in 4-2-3-1 formation

No expenses were spared as Prem clubs broke the £1bn mark in fees. The big teams splashed some huge cash to bring global stars over to Britain. Manchester United arguably stood out as they completed a world-record transfer in Paul Pogba. GK: Claudio Bravo (From Barcelona to Manchester City) RB: Shkrodan Mustafi (From Valencia to…

Conte wants to sign free agent S, American after success together at former clubs

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is interested in signing former Juventus defender Martin Caceres, who is currently a free agent. The Blues were linked with several centre-backs throughout the course of the summer transfer window, and eventually elected to re-sign David Luiz from Paris Saint-Germain. However, as reported by CalcioMercatoWeb, Conte retains an interest in signing Caceres,…

£34m ace: Why I was “hungry” to re-join Antonio Conte’s Chelsea

Chelsea transfer deadline day signing David Luiz is keen to win some silverware with the Blues as he claims he has unfinished business having missed their title-winning season in 2014/15. Luiz signed for Chelsea last night for a fee of around £34 million, re-joining the club two years after leaving for Paris Saint-Germain for £50m.…

Premier League transfer window power rankings: We grade each club’s summer activity

Clubs splashed out more than £1billion in a record-breaking summer transfer window. But which clubs did well, and who had a stinker? We look at the most exciting arrivals from each clubs, the departures they could regret and a grade for each 20th: Hull City - E grade Most exciting arrival Ryan Mason will add…