1pm Chelsea news and transfer gossip: Blues target Aaron Ramsey to leave for free, Eden Hazard won’t leave in January, Alvaro Morata’s English coaching help, fans wanted Antonio Conte gone, Barcelona competition for Krzysztof Piatek


EDEN Hazard has spoken out again about his proposed move to Real Madrid – and this time it sounds like good news for Blues fans.

Get all the latest on the Belgian’s future and the best of the rest from Stamford Bridge with our daily round-up.

Real Madrid want to sign Eden Hazard this season
Real Madrid want to sign Eden Hazard this season


CHELSEA will face competition for Genoa’s goalscoring sensation Krzysztof Piatek after he has scored nine goals in seven Serie A matches.
The 23-year-old is also attracting interest from Barcelona, who view him as the long-term successor to Luis Suarez.


THE BLUES have received a boost in their hopes to attract Arsenal’s unsettled star Aaron Ramsey to Stamford Bridge.
The Welsh ace is set to run down his current contract and leave on a free next summer, with Manchester United, Juventus and AC Milan also interested.


MAURIZIO SARRI had wanted to take Elseid Hysaj to Chelsea from Napoli, along with Jorginho.

But the Albanian full-back’s agent claims the move was blocked, with the Italian club’s president not letting two star names go to Stamford Bridge.


CHELSEA’S Spanish ace Alvaro Morata has been receiving some tips from England’s striker coach Allan Russell, just days before their two nations face off.

The 25-year-old has scored just 19 goals since joining the Blues for a then-club record fee from Real Madrid in 2017.


EDEN HAZARD has handed Chelsea a massive boost by declaring he will not leave the club in January.

The Belgium superstar is wanted by Real Madrid with the European Champions on a stretch of four games without a goal – but they might not get him when they want him.