Chelsea capture Kepa for world-record £72m fee

The club have found their replacement for Thibaut Courtois, who was sold to Real Madrid earlier in the day Chelsea have paid a reported world-record £72 million (€80m/$92m) to sign Kepa Arrizabalaga from Athletic Club as a successor to Real Madrid-bound Thibaut Courtois. The new fee smashes the previous goalkeeper transfer record, set when Liverpool purchased Alisson […]

Sarri confirmed as new Chelsea manager

The Blues are hoping that the 59-year-old Italian can bring his thrilling style of football to Stamford Bridge over the next three years Chelsea have confirmed Maurizio Sarri as their new head coach. The Italian has signed a three-year deal with the Stamford Bridge side and will replace Antonio Conte, who was sacked on Friday. […]

Jorginho completes £50m Chelsea move

Chelsea have completed a deal to take Napoli’s Jorginho to Stamford Bridge, the club have announced. Earlier on Saturday, the Blues confirmed that they had lured Maurizio Sarri to lead the club for the next three years, and his first move has been to secure the signing of the midfielder on a five-year deal. Manchester […]

Chelsea sack Antonio Conte

Antonio Conte has been sacked by Chelsea after months of speculation over his future. The Italian had a year remaining on his contract but leaves after two seasons in charge, a spell in which he won the Premier League and FA Cup with the west London club. Chelsea said in a statement: “During Antonio’s time […]