Browsing: Antonio Conte

Conte hints at Italy return after Chelsea adventure

Antonio Conte may have signed a new two-year contract at Chelsea in the summer, but he admits he misses Italy and plans to return in the future. The former Juventus coach made an instant impact in


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Costa rules out Chelsea return and demands Atletico move

Diego Costa has released a statement in which he rules out making a return to Chelsea, insisting that he absolutely wants to sign for Atletico Madrid. The controversial striker is currently in his native Brazil following


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Chelsea and Atletico miles apart in their valuations of Costa

Chelsea and Atletico Madrid appear to be no nearer reaching a compromise for the transfer of Diego Costa, who remains in limbo with his future unclear. • Costa told he has no part in Conte’s plans


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Chelsea weighing up Drinkwater bid following Matic departure

Chelsea are considering making a move for Danny Drinkwater, following the departure of Nemanja Matic to Manchester United earlier this week. Serbian international Matic, who won two Premier League titles during his second spell at Stamford


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Chelsea agree club record fee for Real Madrid star

Chelsea’s search for a new striker appears to be nearing a satisfactory conclusion, after they had an initial offer of £58million accepted for Alvaro Morata. With Diego Costa deemed surplus to requirements and likely heading back


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Chelsea hit another brick wall in search for striker

Chelsea’s ongoing search for a new striker shows no signs of reaching a conclusion, as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been told he is not leaving Borussia Dortmund. Antonio Conte informed last season’s top goalscorer Diego Costa that


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Chelsea transfer is dream come true for Bakayoko

Tiemoue Bakayoko has completed a £39.7million transfer to Chelsea, and in doing so claims to have realised one of his footballing ambitions. The 22-year-old was a key member of the Monaco side which won the Ligue


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Bakayoko on his way to Chelsea in £39.7m deal

Chelsea will wrap up a £39.7million deal in the coming days for Tiemoue Bakayoko, who will undertake a full medical in the capital on Friday morning. The Blues have been chasing the midfielder for much of


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Chelsea striker prepared to wait for Atletico move

Diego Costa has reportedly set his heart on a transfer to Atletico Madrid, even though his former club will not be able to sign him for another six months. Relations between Costa and head coach Antonio


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Chelsea double swoop set to ease Conte tension

Tensions between Chelsea and Antonio Conte are sure to be eased if the club can wrap up the double signing of Alex Sandro and Tiemoue Bakayoko. Recent reports claim Conte has become increasingly frustrated with the


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