Ross Barkley has been handed a rare start in a Chelsea shirt as Thibaut Courtois returns for the match against AFC Bournemouth.
Chelsea will reportedly pursue AC Milan sensation Gianluigi Donnarumma if and when Thibaut Courtois, a target for Real Madrid, departs
Thibaut Courtois is reportedly seeking a move to Real Madrid, despite Chelsea willing to make him the highest paid goalkeeper in the world.
There were echoes of Chelsea's disastrous defence of their 2014-15 title as the Blues were shocked by Burnley at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea are reportedly ready to offer goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois an extension at the club amid interest from Real Madrid.
Thibaut Courtois is likely to be back between the posts for Chelsea as they go up against Tottenham in the semi-finals of the FA Cup at Wembley on Saturday.
Chelsea were handed a rude awakening on Saturday as Big Sam and his Crystal Palace side beat the Blues 2-1 at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea must hand Thibaut Courtois a new contract with terms around the £200,000 per-week mark in order to keep him from the clutches of Real Madrid.
Chelsea and Manchester City are looking to bring Real Madrid keeper Keylor Navas over to the Premier League in the summer of 2017
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