The Hard Tackle takes a look at the best central defenders of the recently concluded 2016/17 Premier League season.
Chelsea have reportedly added on loan defender Andreas Christensen to their offer to Southampton for Virgil van Dijk.
Antonio Conte is reportedly keen to sanction a double swoop to sign Romelu Lukaku and Virgil van Dijk in the summer.
Southampton's chairman has ruled out an exit for Virgil van Dijk, who is a target for Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester City
Southampton captain Virgil van Dijk is reportedly set to snub advances from Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City and Manchester United to remain at St. Mary's in the summer
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte will receive a £100 million war chest in the summer transfer window to buy five priority targets in the summer
The Hard Tackle takes a look at the key news stories surrounding Premier League leaders Chelsea from the day.
Virgil van Dijk has reportedly been ruled out for three months, putting an end to any chances of a potential January transfer.
Everything you need to know before Liverpool host Southampton for the second leg of their EFL Cup tie at Anfield.
Claude Puel has ruled out the sale of Virgil van Dijk amid reports of interest from Manchester City, Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool