• Clubs who should jump at the chance to seal Cesc Fabregas transfer

    Clubs who should jump at the chance to seal Cesc Fabregas transfer

    It looks like Cesc Fabregas’ time at Chelsea is up, with reports today claiming the Blues are now ready to pay a chunk of his wages to send him out on loan when the transfer window re-opens in January.

    The Spain international has only been at Stamford Bridge since 2014, but has looked past his best for much of his time with the club, and particularly so now in the demanding system deployed by new manager Antonio Conte.
    Still, Fabregas has impressed […]

  • Pogba needs Man United to sign Fabregas

    Pogba needs Man United to sign Fabregas

    The midfielder has struggled to find a spot under Antonio Conte at Chelsea but his passing game could be just what is missing alongside Paul Pogba.

    For Manchester United, the arrival of the international break means a momentary lapse in the great Paul Pogba debate. Since the return of the French midfielder, everyone connected with the club seems to have had their say on how best the world-record signing can be utilised.

    United’s form has been in no way convincing since Pogba […]

  • Conte refuses to guarantee Fabregas Chelsea spot after Leicester double

    Conte refuses to guarantee Fabregas Chelsea spot after Leicester double

    Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte, has hailed Cesc Fabregas’ contribution, after the midfielder scored twice as they beat Leicester City 4-2 in the EFL Cup on Tuesday night.

    The Spaniard got his brace in extra time, as the Blues fought back from two goals down to win.

    Fabregas is yet to start in the Premier League under Conte, with the Italian preferring Nemanja Matic, N’Golo Kante and Oscar.

    Ahead of Chelsea’s trip to Fabregas’ former club, Arsenal, Conte refused to guarantee the 29-year-old a […]

  • Leicester 2-4 Chelsea: Fabregas inspires comeback to stake claim for Arsenal clash

    Leicester 2-4 Chelsea: Fabregas inspires comeback to stake claim for Arsenal clash

    Cesc Fabregas scored twice in extra time as Chelsea recovered from 2-0 down to secure their place in the EFL fourth round after beating Leicester 4-2.

    Shinji Okazaki had put Leicester 2-0 up in the first half but goals either side of half-time from Gary Cahill and Cesar Azpilicueta took the clash to extra time.

    Marcin Wasilewski was sent off at the end of 90 minutes for a second bookable offence and Leicester had to play 30 minutes with 10 men.

    And Fabregas […]

  • Bring back Fabregas now!

    Bring back Fabregas now!

    They may have got away with it against weak opposition in their opening three games of the season, but there can be no doubt now that Chelsea need to bring back Cesc Fabregas.

    Antonio Conte has bizarrely overlooked the Spanish midfielder so far this term, starting him only in a League Cup win over Bristol Rovers, and limiting him to just three substitute appearances in five Premier League matches.

    Wins against the likes of West Ham, Watford and Burnley masked the problem, […]

  • Antonio Conte reveals why Cesc Fabregas isn’t getting a game at Chelsea

    Antonio Conte reveals why Cesc Fabregas isn’t getting a game at Chelsea

    Antonio Conte has revealed that Cesc Fabregas’ lack of defensive qualities are keeping him out of the Chelsea team.

    The Spaniard has played just 26 minutes in the Premier League this season, while his only start this season came against Bristol Rovers in the League Cup.

    Conte insists he is pleased with Fabregas’ work-rate but admits Oscar is currently a better option in midfield.

    ‘Cesc is in my plans and in Chelsea’s plans,’ said the Italian.

    Paul Scholes recommends two players Manchester United could […]

  • Euro giants reject chance to sign unwanted Chelsea star

    Euro giants reject chance to sign unwanted Chelsea star

    Real Madrid have reportedly rejected Chelsea’s offer to seal the transfer of midfielder Cesc Fabregas this summer.

    Los Blancos have been strongly linked with a move for the out-of-favour Blues playmaker in recent times, with Antonio Conte leaving him on the bench for the first three Premier League games of the season.

    Fabregas suffered a major dip in form last season, but was far from the only senior Chelsea player culpable as the likes of Eden Hazard and Diego Costa also looked […]

  • RUMOURS: Chelsea offer Fabregas for Brozovic

    RUMOURS: Chelsea offer Fabregas for Brozovic

    The Spain international is seen as surplus to requirements at Stamford Bridge and Antonio Conte is willing to let him move to San Siro as part of a deal for the Inter star.

    Chelsea have offered Cesc Fabregas to Inter in a bid to complete a move for Marcelo Brozovic, according to Gazzetta dello Sport.

    The Blues are keen to secure the services of Croatia international Brozovic before the end of the transfer window as Antonio Conte bolsters his squad at Stamford […]

  • Chelsea willing to offer Fabregas to Inter

    Chelsea willing to offer Fabregas to Inter

    The Nerazzurri are also keen to strengthen at the back if their targets in that position become available.

    Having been benched for the first three games of the season for Chelsea, Cesc Fabregas could depart for Serie A before the transfer window closes.

    A deal could be discussed with Inter as those clubs also prepare to hold talks over midfielder Marcelo Brozovic, who faces an equally uncertain future in Milan himself

    The Spaniard, who has made over 100 appearances for his country, is […]

  • TEAM NEWS: Fabregas benched again for Chelsea

    TEAM NEWS: Fabregas benched again for Chelsea

    The midfielder is again overlooked by Antonio Conte in the Premier League, just 24 hours after missing out on new head coach Julen Lopetegui’s first Spain squad.

    Cesc Fabregas again finds himself on the bench as Chelsea welcome Burnley to Stamford Bridge.

    The midfielder is yet to start a Premier League game under Antonio Conte, with Nemanja Matic and Oscar preferred on Saturday.

    It marks a disappointing week for Fabregas, who was also omitted from new head coach Julen Lopetegui’s first Spain squad.

    Chelsea […]

  • Pique says he won’t hold it against Fabregas if he joins Real Madrid

    Pique says he won’t hold it against Fabregas if he joins Real Madrid

    Barcelona defender Gerard Pique insists he wouldn’t hold it against long-time friend Cesc Fabregas if he made the transfer from Chelsea to Real Madrid.

    The Spain international has recently been linked with an exit from Stamford Bridge, having failed to work his way into Antonio Conte’s starting XI for the first two Premier League games of the season.

    Fabregas only joined Chelsea from Barcelona two years ago, but suffered a significant dip in form for the Blues last season, leading to speculation […]