Before moving to Manchester United from Villarreal, defender Eric Bailly reportedly rejected an offer from rivals Manchester City.
Chelsea FC have opened their books in this summer's transfer market, as they confirmed the £33 million signing of Michy Batshuayi from Olympique Marseille.
Belgian starlet Micky Batshuayi is all but confirmed to be a Chelsea FC player. Incoming manager Antonio Conte has been keeping tabs on the attacker, and it is reported that the 22-year-old has already passed his Chelsea medical.
After the signing of Ivory Coast defender Eric Bailly at Manchester United, The Hard Tackle looks at 5 Ivorians who have graced the Premier League and made a long-lasting impact.
Legendary striker Didier Drogba could be set for a return to Stamford Bridge for the second time, with MLS side Montreal Impact confirming that an arrangement is being discussed for the Ivorian to return to his former club
The former Ivory Coast international was seen seated next to new Chelsea FC interim manager Guus Hiddink and owner Roman Abramovich during the Blues' 3-1 win over Sunderland on Saturday, inviting speculation about a possible return to the club
Didier Drogba had certainly etched Chelsea FC's name on all the trophies that there were to be won, and his name as a legend in the club's history, but he has also given the outsiders a sneak-peek into the inside stories of one of the most talked-of dressing rooms in the Premier League.
If you are a fan of Chelsea FC, then you’d probably be tearing your hair out, and cursing the club management. Didier Drogba has been nothing short of a club legend, at the Stamford Bridge, and the Chelsea faithful were truly sad to see the Ivorian leave for a second time.
With the international break set to end, we look at five goals scored during the week that will take your breath away.
Chelsea FC won their first Champions League in 2012, beating German giants Bayern Munich in the finals at the Allianz Arena on penalties.