Vital Football

Latest Chelsea FC News

Chelsea Target Cuts Contact with Club

Chelsea Target Cuts Contact with Club

If anyone was wondering quite why the proposed transfer of Filipe Luis, from Atletico Madrid to Chelsea, has appeared to have stalled, it`s not from want of trying by the Brazilian left-back.

It would seem, from reports in some news sources, Luis is still very keen t become a Chelsea player and has, if the reports are correct, cut-off all contact with the Madrid based club in order to force through a move.

Now whether this turns out to be productive or counter-productive or even becomes part of the ongoing saga relating to Thibaut Courtois wanting to stay in Madrid for a fourth season remains to be seen!

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Merlin
Date:Tuesday July 1 2014
Time: 7:27AM

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
Intriguing
StamfordDLion
01/07/2014 07:55:00
0
well the transfer window has now opened so I guess we will now see transfers start to pick up
Dave-David
01/07/2014 08:17:00
0
If that was the case in Luis deal, then what as well is holding up Diego Costa deal?
Izibeserime Azabia
01/07/2014 08:17:00
0
If Luis coming to chelsea means, TC staying at AM for one more season, we should back off....There are plenty of LBs in the market....
Blu_run
01/07/2014 08:17:00
0
I think this is a matter of us not wanting to pay the 24mil euros buyout clause in filipe's contract. The board probably feel they could get him for lesser. Part of the reason i chuckle at the idea of people who think we will pay 45-60mil for pogba.
kolagold25
01/07/2014 08:26:00
0
Also by blocking all contact from athletico and trying to force a move, the more reason i see athletico wanting the whole fee for filipe to be paid. They are probably gutted with him. If that is the case, we probably have to make athleti pardon him or we just pay the whole sum already
kolagold25
01/07/2014 08:31:00
0
No Kola. We can walk away from the deal. They already have siquiera and theycannot afford to have the two in their squad. Particularly an unhappy Filipe. A. Madrid board are very greed it seems
Dwonder
01/07/2014 11:04:00
0
we should get the TC loan fee (6-8m euro) waived from Luis's release clause or Costa's fee...else, we should walk away from the deal...
Blu_run
01/07/2014 11:20:00
0
^^Fee they owe us last year for playing in UCL.
Blu_run
01/07/2014 11:20:00
0
Rumours are that we want to deduct the TC fee from the 32m Pounds release clause of Costa but AM are being stubborn.
SameX
01/07/2014 12:09:00
0
Mark signs a one year contract extension. Cole, Eto'o, Lamps, Hillario and Hutchinson officially released.
SameX
01/07/2014 12:11:00
0
Mark signs a one year contract extension. Cole, Eto'o, Lamps, Hillario and Hutchinson officially released.
SameX
01/07/2014 12:12:00
0
Mark signs a one year contract extension. Cole, Eto'o, Lamps, Hillario and Hutchinson officially released.
SameX
01/07/2014 12:12:00
0
Sorry for the triple posts
SameX
01/07/2014 12:14:00
0
DiMaria has made it clear he is ready and willing to leave Madrid. He is available for £35m. Madrid to replace him with James Rodriguez.
SameX
01/07/2014 12:16:00
0
Wonder why they keep calling 26yr old Lallana a youngster. LOL.
SameX
01/07/2014 12:26:00
0
about time jose gets ready n moves fast with the trnsfrs ...lb, st , ...it seems madrid wants to milk ur for luiz n mata money ... if it gets diff jose should just ditch them n find the replacements
gary777
01/07/2014 12:56:00
0
Now Di Maria is a player we should get hands down
kolagold25
01/07/2014 13:00:00
0
I seriously doubt Di Maria would be made available by RM. They must be foolish in the extreme to sell a player like Di Maria for Rodriguez. But (God willing ) they are that foolish, we should bite their hands off and take him. He would be an absolute sensation on the Right.
Dwonder
01/07/2014 13:14:00
0
their is this report that we have signed Khedira... I sincerely hope not.. cos we don't really need him now with Tiago coming
Dwonder
01/07/2014 13:15:00
Page 1/3
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

Login to post a comment

Recent Chelsea Articles

Hazard Confirms Chelsea`s the Place for Him

There has been a serious amount of gossip, recently, relating to the future of Eden Hazard.

Chelsea Hunting Dutch International

This morning there`s an interesting piece of speculation doing the rounds.

Corinthians Believe What?

Sometimes, although not very often in what has been a troubled season, a snippet of news brings a smile to my face.

Chelsea Loan Duo Recalled

Ahead of schedule!

Archived Vital Chelsea Articles

Vital Chelsea articles from

Site Journalists

Merlin
Editor email
Profile
Stan Wenners
no email
Profile
GabeU
no email
Profile
Tom
no email
Profile
Dylan M
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v Bournemouth?
Suggested By: merlin
Begovic5%
Azpilicueta1%
Mikel5%
Ivanovic1%
Baba Rahman2%
Matic1%
Fabregas49%
Pedro3%
Willian2%
Hazard25%
Diego Costa1%
Loftus-Cheek2%
The Travelling Support1%
The Weather2%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Leicester City 35 22 10 3 76 30
2 Spurs 35 19 12 4 69 39
3 Arsenal 36 19 10 7 67 25
4 Man City 35 19 7 9 64 32
5 West Ham 35 15 14 6 59 17
6 Man Utd 34 17 8 9 59 12
7 Liverpool 34 15 10 9 55 13
8 Southampton 35 15 9 11 54 12
9 Stoke 36 13 9 14 48 -14
10 Chelsea 34 12 11 11 47 7
11 Everton 35 10 14 11 44 6
12 Watford 35 12 8 15 44 -6
13 WBA 36 10 11 15 41 -14
14 AFC Bournemouth 36 11 8 17 41 -20
15 Swansea 35 10 10 15 40 -15
16 Crystal Palace 36 10 9 17 39 -10
17 Newcastle 36 8 9 19 33 -25
18 Sunderland 35 7 11 17 32 -18
19 Norwich 35 8 7 20 31 -26
R Aston Villa 36 3 7 26 16 -45
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Chelsea Results (view all)

Chelsea Fixtures (view all)

May 2 2016 8:00PM : Tottenham Hotspur (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 7 2016 3:00PM : Sunderland (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 11 2016 8:00PM : Liverpool (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 15 2016 3:00PM : Leicester City (H)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Michael Reid128
2.Kazuya Mishima100
3.CobhamBlue71
4.syed230183_chelseafc68
5.zyte53
6.Blu_run43
7.Hazard1139
8.OCBlues35
9.LudaBlue31
10.analooish29