The points tally for Chelsea reduced in seven of its past sixteen Premier League games in 2005/06. It was when the FA Cup and Champions League intensified, although the title was already taken. The scenario serves a classic case best handled by Jose Mourinho. In 2014/15, Chelsea had a similar season with 26 points put up on the board after ten games before losing points in eight of their past twenty matches. The set example by Mourinho’s Chelsea and Arsenal’s Invincibles has had an influence. Right from the first day, the Top Six and Big Four have shown off their strength.
Barcelona have reportedly joined the clutch of clubs hoping to sign Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago Alcantara in the current transfer window.
With the Spain international has less than a year left to run on his contract at the Allianz Arena, reports surfaced linking him with a return to Camp Nou – where he chalked up 80 appearances for the first team in all competitions between 2008 and 2013.
Tottenham Hotspur have allegedly earmarked Barcelona starlet Lucas De Vega as a potential summer signing.
Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho has already made three first-team additions ahead of the 2020/21 campaign.
However, according to Sport, the Portuguese tactician is mulling over a summer move for De Vega who is yet to make his debut for the La Liga giants.
Inter Milan and Arsenal could reportedly slug it out over the summer for the Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey.
The Ghana international, who has a £45m release clause in his contract, is attracting interest most notably from the Gunners.
However, with the Premier League giants having so far failed to follow up initial discussions, it remains uncertain whether they will make a bid for the 27-year-old forward.
The former Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani is reportedly on the radar of Real Madrid.
The 33-year-old forward was used as a bit-part player for the majority of the last campaign, scoring four goals in 14 appearances in the French top flight.
The Uruguay international is now a free agent having recently seen his contract with PSG expire, and the attacker is expected to be a man in demand during the current market.