Chelsea players take the knee in the letter H in training

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Chelsea became the latest Premier League club to throw their support behind the Black Lives Matter movement on Tuesday. Players from the London club took the knee during a training session at Cobham in the formation of H for ‘human’. Goalkeeper Kepa explained their motivation, tweeting:  ‘Enough is enough. We are all HUMANS. Together we …

Philippe Coutinho ‘definitely’ interested in a return to the Premier League, reveals agent

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Ex-Liverpool attacking midfielder Philippe Coutinho is ‘definitely’ interested in a return to the Premier League at some point, according to the Brazil international’s agent Kia Joorabchian. The 27-year-old made the switch from Jurgen Klopp’s Reds to Barcelona for an eye-watering £142million in January 2018, signing a deal until 2023. Coutinho has failed to live up …

Frank Lampard wants to ‘freshen up’ Chelsea squad, with Timo Werner and Philippe Coutinho targets

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Frank Lampard is determined to make amends for Chelsea‘s barren January with an active summer window, hoping to refresh the Blues squad.  The Stamford Bridge outfit were banned from making additions last summer, with FIFA punishing the club for rule breaches concerning academy players.  The two-window ban was lifted in time for January after an …

Dimitar Berbatov backs Bayern Munich to win Champions League ahead of Premier League sides

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Dimitar Berbatov has backed Bayern Munich to lift the Champions League’s trophy for a sixth time this season, saying the German club could have an advantage if the competition resumes after the COVID-19 stoppage due to the Bundesliga’s earlier re-start. ‘Looking at this year’s Champions League, I am now leaning more towards Bayern Munich to …

Arsenal ‘paid £6MILLION to agents’ on top of David Luiz’s £8m transfer fee from Chelsea’

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Arsenal reportedly shelled out £24million for David Luiz, including a staggering £6million fee paid to intermediaries, as the defender looks set to leave the Gunners after just one season. The north London club signed the Brazilian defender from rivals Chelsea last summer for a reported £8m fee, in what the club viewed as an astute …

N’Golo Kante ‘ordered to appear in court amid £3.4m legal battle with former agent’

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Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante has been ‘ordered’ to appear in court to help settle a £3.4million legal battle with his former agent.  The Frenchman has been served a summons after a dispute regarding a contract deal between himself and the agent back in 2016. The World Cup’s winner’s ex-agent Nouari Khiari now alleges that he …

Martin Keown insists Arsenal must overhaul their defence and slams David Luiz and Shkodran Mustafi

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Martin Keown has expressed concern over the state of former club Arsenal‘s defensive options – and spared particular criticism for much-maligned stars David Luiz and Shkodran Mustafi. Both centre backs have regularly been slammed by Gunners fans, although 33-year-old Luiz has started all but three Premier League games for the club since joining from Chelsea …

Gianfranco Zola says Eden Hazard and Willian ‘suffered’ under Maurizio Sarri at Chelsea

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Eden Hazard and Willian ‘suffered’ under the management of Maurizio Sarri last season according to the Italian’s then assistant Gianfranco Zola. Sarri’s reign at Stamford Bridge started well but faded with Zola saying Chelsea players got bored of Sarri’s training methods. The 61-year-old would deliver the club the Europa League after a 4-1 victory over …