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Chelsea vs Swansea City: Match preview, likely line-ups and score prediction

Chelsea can take another giant stride towards the Premier League title with victory over relegation-threatened Swansea City at Stamford Bridge tomorrow. Antonio Conte’s side boasts a commanding eight-point lead at the top of the table with 13 fixtures remaining and are unbeaten in eight matches in all competitions. Opponents Swansea have enjoyed an upturn in fortunes since Paul Clement was appointed …

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Chelsea round-up: World record bid prepared for summer; defender to decide on deal “soon”; striker wants to stay

The Independent report that a move for Juventus central defender Leonardo Bonucci could be back on the cards after a furious row between the 29-year-old and his manager Massimiliano Allegri during and after their win over Palermo. However, Juventus’ desire not to allow him to leave will mean that it will likely take a world-record fee for a defender if the club …

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Chelsea round-up: Real Madrid man linked; “nailed on” to sign striker; youngster returns

The Sun claim that Chelsea have made contact with Real Madrid midfielder Isco over a potential move only days after the Spanish midfielder openly expressed his frustration at a lack of playing time at the Santiago Bernabeu under Zinedine Zidane. Embed from Getty Images   Manchester City are believed to be leading the race for the former Malaga playmaker, with Juventus …

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Three potential summer destinations for Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez

The sight of Alexis Sanchez, angry, depleted and looking tiresome, after a disappointing Arsenal result, has sadly been all too common this season. Most recently, after the 5-1 defeat against German champions Bayern Munich, the Chilean winger could be seen crouched down on the touchline as the final whistle blew,  looking on to see the opposition players celebrating and his …

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Chelsea round-up: Talks begin for midfielder; Costa future depends on negotiations; Mourinho claims title is won

Talks have begun with AS Monaco over the potential transfer of Brazilian playmaker Bernardo Silva, according to the Sunday Times. The versatile forward, who can play on either flank or centrally behind a striker, is said to be on the market for £68.4 million if any club can agree a fee with the French club. Embed from Getty Images   Interest …

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Chelsea round-up: Terry hints at future; Liverpool target linked; Conte reacts to FA Cup win

John Terry is preparing for the next stage of his career by studying for his UEFA coaching badges, which he has combined with studying Portuguese, say the Mirror. It’s unclear what that could mean for his future, with no apparent interest from Portugal or Brazil, but could show the influence that Jose Mourinho still has on his former captain. Embed from …

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Chelsea round-up: Spaniard decides future; starlet set for Liverpool move; Monaco winger targeted

The Sun report that Spanish winger Pedro has decided to stay at the club, despite having previously considered his future in London after a difficult first season following his move from Barcelona. The in-form forward told the Sun: “I’m very happy here. It’s a good situation when you are top of the league and progressing in the FA Cup. We are on …

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Is it bad news for Chelsea and Manchester United as French stars speaks out about his future?

Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann has played down talk of a potential move to the Premier League by claiming that he has “doubts” about relocating to England.   The French international has attracted the interest of Europe’s biggest clubs after rising to stardom under the guidance of Diego Simeone in Spain and his crowning moment came last summer when he …

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