Former footballer Ashley Cole isdoubtful of Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalagawill be having any potential interests due to his high price tag. The player was left out of the squad again in the FA Cup final against Arsenal which left doubts to hover over his future at the club. He was brought to Stamford Bridge for £71.6 million in 2018 and the club wouldn’t be able to sell him for the same price or similar to buying price.
Former footballer Frank Leboeuf has said that Chelsea need to sign their own Virgil Van Dijk. He has urged Blues boss Frank Lampard to sign a big talent in the summer transfer window. Lampard has invested in bringing a fair share of good players and has brought new faces to the Premier League for the next season.
Former Premier League ace Jermaine Jenas has said that Chelsea have done great business with the deal for Timo Werner. The Germany international has been touted to join Liverpool over the past few months but the Merseyside outfit have not made any approach for the marksman amid the financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
FormerBrazil star player Roberto Carlos has revealed how close he was signing on a deal with the Premier League club, Chelsea. The deal was offered in 2007 but due to some reasons, the deal collapsed. The deal was offered on the time of his departure from Real Madrid, where he has spent 11 years of his club career. There were two options for him to choose one was Fenerbahce and another was Chelsea. Since the deal with Blues collapsed he chose to join the former club.
Former Chelsea goalkeeper Rob Green has said that Mason Mount has become a marked man with the Blues as the season has progressed. The England international is currently in his debut senior campaign with the west London giants and he has caught the eye with a tally of six goals and four assists from 29 league outings.
Melbourne Victory have expressed their anger and confusion at the way they have been asked to self-isolate in New Zealand. Victory recently stepped on to the New Zealand soil for the game against Wellington Phoenix. The game ended in more disappointment for Victory, who suffered a 3-0 defeat. This was the second consecutive loss for Victory, who had lost 4-1 against Sydney a week ago. There was no response from Victory against Wellington Phoenix, who scored three goals through Ulises Davila, Gary Hooper, and David Ball. This was the second time in the last nine games in which Victory have conceded three or more goals.
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has revealed that Mason Mount and Fikayo Tomori could have pursued temporary deals away from the club, had there not been a transfer ban. The west London side were handed with a two-window transfer embargo during the backend of last season and that meant that they could not spend on new players last summer.
Chelsea legend Ashley Cole has advised his former club to look into a deal for Ben Chilwell from Leicester City next month. The Blues have stuttered in the Premier League since returning from the international break last month and they are currently holding a slender three-point advantage over Tottenham Hotspur in the race for the final Champions League spot.
Ashley Cole has come out with lavish praise of Tottenham striker Harry Kane after the forward came up with a brilliant hat-trick in the 7-0 victory over Montenegro. England came into the game with hopes of qualification to Euro 2020 style. The team already had a sizable advantage over Czech Republic in the group A and this has only extended after this big win.
Former Arsenal forward Alan Smith claims that the Kieran Tierney can become the new Ashley Cole considering the impact that the former Celtic defender has made in the first few months at Arsenal.Tierney became the value purchase in the summer after making the switch to North London for just £ 25 million. This is a very low transfer fee compared with the insane money demanded by young English players in order to join a top team like Arsenal. Tierney was unable to feature in the first games for Arsenal, but he has made a remarkable impact since finding its feet.