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American Fans to Get Front Row Experience of Soccer’s Greatest Players and Famed League Live in Theaters Starting Aug. 16
Soccer has taken root in the U.S. as never before and now new and longtime soccer fans alike will get a chance to witness the world’s best soccer on the big screen as Fathom Events and NBC Sports Group team up to present “Barclays Premier League LIVE" beginning Saturday, Aug. 16. Americans will have the opportunity to see England’s best – league champions Manchester... Read the rest of the article »
Los Rojiblancos are reportedly hopeful of bringing their former striker back but there are some financial constraints.
According to reports, Atletico Madrid are hoping to bring former striker Fernando Torres back to Spain.
The former Liverpool and Atleti attacker has failed to live up to his massive £50 million price tag since arriving at Stamford Bridge three years ago.
As per the Daily Mail, Los Rojiblancos executive Miguel Gil was spotted in London recently, leading to rumors that La Liga's top... Read the rest of the article »
Chelsea will be looking to win many titles in the upcoming season; Jose Mourinho is set to experiment in preseason friendlies to find the perfect formula.
Jose Mourinho has had plenty to say to the media recently. He has also been involved in many transfers already. Diego Costa and Filipe Luis have joined from Atletico Madrid while the services of Cesc Fabregas have been acquired from Barcelona. Thibaut Courtois will be returning from Atletico as well. Meanwhile, in what can be considered shrewd business, Mourinho also... Read the rest of the article »
Bad news for London sides Arsenal and Chelsea as German midfielder Sami Khedira looks set for Ligue 1
A new twist to the Sami Khedira transfer tug of war has emerged.
The German midfielder has been linked with two English Premier League clubs, Arsenal and Chelsea, with a move to the Emirates close to being wrapped up, as suggested by the latest transfer rumors.
Arsene Wenger is believed to be a huge admirer of the 27-year-old Real Madrid player, and is looking for a new holding midfielder... Read the rest of the article »
Reports from England and France claim that the iconic striker will return to the club to team up with his former manager.
He was visibly moved when he returned to Stamford Bridge as his side Galatasaray faced off against Chelsea in the Champions League this past season.
For Didier Drogba, it was a homecoming befitting of a king, as fans waved banners and his former boss Jose Mourinho heaped praise on the Ivorian star's goal scoring feats.
And now having finished his stint in Turkey, reports from England... Read the rest of the article »
The former Chelsea midfielder will now try luck in America with MLS side NYC FC
MLS fans will soon have yet another international star plying his trade in the United States.
NYC FC has already secured the signature of former Atleti striker David Villa, while Orlando City has Milan midfielder Kaka on their books.
And the newly established New York club will now add yet another familiar face to their roster in the form of Chelsea's midfielder Frank Lampard.
The... Read the rest of the article »
The Premier League winners could make a move for the Colombian striker but will have to compete with Chelsea for his services.
If reports are to be believed, Monaco could be losing yet another star this summer.
The newly cash rich outfit already looks set to lose Colombian star James Rodriguez, with Real Madrid especially keen on his services, and Rodriguez's international compatriot, Radamel Falcao is another that could be saying au revior to the Ligue 1 side.
Reports claim that Real Madrid, who have also been... Read the rest of the article »
The on-loan Chelsea attacker is believed to have grabbed the attention of the Serie A winners as they look to further bolster their attack.
Despite impressing while on loan, Chelsea are still reportedly keen on selling Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku during this summer's transfer market.
The Blues apparently are looking for at least £20 million for the powerful attacker, and the player himself, who had an indifferent campaign with Belgium at this year's World Cup is believed to be looking to leave having failed to make an impact... Read the rest of the article »
The Blues have acquired the Brazilian defender from Los Rojiblancos on a three-year deal.
Chelsea, who have been quite active in this summer's transfer market, have now acquired a new defender.
The Blues have already purchased a new midfielder in the form of Barcelona's Cesc Fabregas and an attacker in Atletico Madrid's Diego Costa.
And now, Jose Mourinho's side have added another Atleti player to the mix--Brazilian defender Filipe Luis, with the 28-year-old signing a three... Read the rest of the article »
The newly signed Chelsea striker joins others such as Arjen Robben, Thomas Muller, Lionel Messi, and James Rodriguez on the 10-man list for best player.
UEFA have announced their ten man list for the Best Player in Europe Award, and there are some names that will obviously be of no surprise to fans.
Diego Costa, who was recently unveiled as Chelsea's newest striker is the only Premier League representative to make it in this elite group.
Despite being unable to win the World Cup with Argentina as they were defeated 1-0 by Germany thanks... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid, who made history by becoming the first club to reach double digits in Champions League wins this past May, have been ranked by Forbes as the most valuable football club in the world.
This past May, Real Madrid finally won their much awaited 10th Champions League trophy after defeating their city rivals Ateltico Madrid.
The capital club have consistently performed well in the continental competition, having made the semi-finals on numerous occasions, and due to the presence of stars such as Cristiano Ronaldo--a one man marketing force in his own right--have been consistently... Read the rest of the article »
The French-born Senegalese attacker has departed the Premier League in favor of Turkey's Super Lig in a deal reportedly worth approximately £8 million.
Demba Ba now has become the second Chelsea striker to depart Stamford Bridge this summer.
Following Samuel Eto'o's one-year contract expiring, the Senegalese attacker also has said his good-byes to London and headed east to ply his trade in Turkey.
The 29-year-old was reportedly signed for around £8 million by Beşiktaş, who finished in third place in the Süper Lig last season... Read the rest of the article »
Chelsea kick start their preparations for the 2014-15 season with a trip to Buckinghamshire where they face Wycombe Wanderers in their first pre-season friendly match.
Mourinho’s men will be looking for a more productive season after failing to land any trophy last time around. The club has signed two very potent players in Diego Costa and Cesc Fabregas however the Spanish duo might not be able to play any part during Wednesday’s fixture.
There however will be chance for young talents to prove their worth including young Kurt Zouma who spent the... Read the rest of the article »
In some transfer news this Monday, former Arsenal and Chelsea defender Ashley Cole has signed for Italian club AS Roma as a free agent.
A couple of months after being left out of England's 2014 FIFA World Cup squad and hence retiring from international football, Ashley Cole has lighted up his playing career with a move abroad to taste Italian football. In an official statement, the Giallorossi announced the signing:
“AS Roma announces that it has signed a two-year contract with English footballer Ashley Cole, expiring... Read the rest of the article »
After becoming a free agent, Ashley Cole will likely join Roma next season.
After not receiving a renewal offer from Chelsea, Ashley Cole is now a free agent. As one would expect with players of his caliber, Cole’s status as free agent only lasted a couple of days, as Roma swooped in to close a deal.
Ashley Cole failed to make Roy Hodgson's final 23-man squad leaving for Brazil
The English left back, undeservedly snubbed by Roy Hodgson, as the results in... Read the rest of the article »
With Thibaut Courtois on his way back to Chelsea, Atletico Madrid look to Oblak as a replacement.
The almost certain move by Thibaut Courtois back to Chelsea, caused a chain of events that will affect Atletico Madrid and Benfica. In fact, Atleti are looking at the goali of the Portuguese club, Jan Oblak.
Thibaut Courtois, who belongs to Chelsea but spent 3 years on loan at the Rojiblancos, has yet to make an appearance for the London club. However, now the Belgian keeper’s arrival... Read the rest of the article »
Petr Cech will likely leave at the end of the Summer, but the 32-year-old keeper needs to lower his salary.
It is no secret that Mourinho chose Thibaut Courtois to be Chelsea’s next goalkeeper. Therefore, despite having 2 years left on his contract with Chelsea, Petr Cech is looking to move from the London club.
Cech has played for the Blues for almost ten years
One of Cech’s representatives, Viktor Kolar, talked about his client’s future. The agent understands that the Czech... Read the rest of the article »
After his contract with Chelsea expired, Eto'o is looking to join a new club as a free agent.
Eto’o’s one year contract with Chelsea expired on June 30th of this year. As a free agent, the Cameroonian is looking for a new club to play with. Teams from all over the globe are interested, yet the 33-year-old’s high salary demands turned many clubs away.
That is why the African striker is now considering a move to the United States, where clubs are more forgiving of players&rsquo... Read the rest of the article »
After months of negotiations, Diego Costa is officially a Chelsea player.
After it had been rumored for over a month, the news is finally official: Diego Costa will be a Chelsea player next season. The Blues have signed the Spanish player in an agreement costing up to £75M, including fees and salary.
The Brazil-born striker, will leave Atletico Madrid to join Mourinho at Stamford Bridge. Atleti’s forward will triple his salary as the London club agreed... Read the rest of the article »
After refusing offers by Chelsea, Manchester United, and Barcelona, Toni Kroos apparently reached an agreement with Real Madrid.
Despite the many teams interested in Toni Kroos, Real Madrid seems to be the one to come out on top. Los Blancos apparently secured an oral agreement with the German, who should join the Spanish club for 5 years.
The Madrid club apparently agreed to a yearly €5M deal for Kroos, and a transfer fee of about €25-30M. The player has one year left on his contract and Bayern is willing to... Read the rest of the article »