OFFICIAL: Barcelona sign Coutinho from Liverpool for a staggering £142million.

Barcelona have confirmed they have finally got their man after agreeing a deal to sign Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool. The Brazilian will sign a five-year deal with the club which will contain a release clause of €400 million. The club are yet to confirm when he will be presented, those details will follow, and they […]

Arturo Vidal won’t be sold to Chelsea, says Bayern Munich boss Jupp Heynckes

Bayern Munich boss Jupp Heynckes says there has been no contact with Chelsea over Arturo Vidal and insists the Chile international will not be sold in January. Vidal has been linked with a possible transfer to Stamford Bridge – a move which would see the 30-year-old reunite with his former manager at Juventus, Antonio Conte. […]

Philippe Coutinho misses out on Liverpool’s Dubai winter training camp due to “injury”.

The Brazil international, who is currently sidelined with a thigh injury, was among a number of first-team players – undisclosed by the club – who stayed behind on Merseyside. Speculation has been growing about a renewed bid for Coutinho from Barcelona, who had three offers rejected – the last totalling £113m – for him in […]

Diego Costa’s red card ruins a perfect homecoming!

Former Chelsea striker Costa doubled Atletico’s lead at the Wanda Metropolitano when he slotted home a low cross from the right in the 68th minute. The Spain international then rushed off to celebrate in among the Atletico fans behind the goal, but when he returned to the pitch he was shown a second yellow card […]

Jose Mourinho escalates war of words with Antonio Conte

The war of words between the duo may not be over after the Manchester United manager apparently made a reference to a four-month ban the Chelsea head coach served when he was in charge at Serie A side Juventus. Conte was hit with the four-month suspension during the 2012-13 campaign for failing to report match-fixing […]

Chelsea sign Everton midfielder Ross Barkley for £15 million

The 24-year-old midfielder has signed a five-and-a-half-year deal at Stamford Bridge and will wear the No 8 shirt. Barkley’s contract at Goodison Park was due to expire at the end of the season after he rejected a new deal with the Toffees. A move to Chelsea on transfer deadline day in August did not materialise […]