Abramovich approves £120m bid for Chelsea ‘statement signing’

Roman Abramovich is reportedly very keen on a move for Jadon Sancho and has given the green light for Chelsea to make a £120million bid for the Borussia Dortmund star.

The Blues have explored the possibility of signing Sancho during the January transfer window but a deal now looks more likely to happen this summer. Read more

Liverpool, Spurs, Man Utd stars named as more valuable than Messi

The CIES Football Observatory has suggested five Premier League players are more valuable than Barcelona legend Lionel Messi.

The data experts have come up with a list of world football’s 10 most valuable stars, taking a range of factors such as age, contract duration and position into account. Read more

Punit explains why Liverpool and Sancho are a perfect match

Former Liverpool midfielder Jason McAteer has explained why he thinks Jadon Sancho would be a perfect fit for Jurgen Klopp’s side.

The Reds, along with Manchester United and Chelsea have been linked with the 19-year-old winger, but Klopp has admitted that cost would “100 per cent” be an issue if his side were to pursue the Borussia Dortmund winger. Read more

Gossip: Man Utd eye record move after £42.7m Haaland issue

ERLING LEARNING CENTRE
For a move that came almost completely out of the blue, it seems that most outlets ‘understand’ something Manchester United-related when it comes to Erling Braut Haaland joining Borussia Dortmund. It’s almost as if someone wants to change the narrative from being turned down by an exciting player to, instead, saying ‘no’ to them. Read more

Lampard prioritises quartet with Chelsea set to spend £150m

Frank Lampard has targeted four players as priorities as he looks to spend his £150m January transfer budget, according to reports.

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) lifted FIFA’s transfer embargo on Chelsea on Saturday following the Premier League club’s appeal against the sanction relating to the signing of overseas youth players. Read more

Gossip: Chelsea pip Man Utd as Liverpool drop out of £120m race

SANCH DRESSING
That ‘German source’ was chatting shiza. Liverpool are not the favourites to sign Jadon Sancho, scream the Sun on Sunday; Chelsea are.

And why are they the winger’s ‘most likely destination’ this summer? Because they are the only one of his suitors who ‘will meet Borussia Dortmund’s huge valuation of the England star’. Read more