Sorry Jose, Essien’s Staying!

He’d already made it clear he was staying at Chelsea when Mourinho came calling and yesterday Michael Essien confirmed that with the agreement of a new deal keeping him at the club for a further year. The 25 year old midfielder, who signed from Lyon in a £24.4million transfer in 2005, has agreed an improved deal with a year’s extension, which will hopefully see him at Chelsea until 2013.Read More

Will Robinho Really End Up At Chelsea?

Chelsea have been linked with Robinho ever since it was announced Luiz Felipe Scolari would be our new manager. In fact, rumour had it he might even be Scolari’s first signing. However, getting to the truth amid all the speculation seems to be getting harder by the day.

Early rumours indicated a little irritation on Robinho’s part at Real’s embarrassingly relentless pursuit of Cristiano Ronaldo and any reports linking him to Chelsea seemed to point to us being used as a way for Robinho to get a better deal out of his current club.Read More