Chelsea January transfer news LIVE: Blues plot Suarez approach

Goal brings you all the latest news, rumours and deals related to the Blues as the January transfer window heats up

Blues plot Suarez approach

Chelsea are considering a move for Barcelona forward Denis Suarez as they target replacements for Michy Batshuayi, says the Daily Star .

The Blues are set to see their attacking ranks depleted by a loan move for their Belgium international frontman.

A proposed switch to Sevilla will leave them short on options, but Antonio Conte is eager to land a Spain international who is struggling for minutes at Camp Nou.

Man United compete with Chelsea for Alex Sandro

Manchester United plan to battle Chelsea for Juventus full-back Alex Sandro, according to the Mirror .

Jose Mourinho believes Juve’s £53 million-rated star is the right man to shore up his defence, although United are unlikely to firm up their interest until the summer.

Hazard has Man Utd offer

Eden Hazard Chelsea

Eden Hazard has told Real Madrid that he has an offer from Manchester United, according to Don Balon .

The Chelsea playmaker has been heavily linked with the Blancos and is looking to force them into making an approach by making them aware of other interest.

Johnson not buying Musonda to Forest

Charly Musonda Chelsea

Former Nottingham Forest striker David Johnson doesn’t believe the Reds have any real chance of landing Charly Musonda from Chelsea. 

“There is more chance of signing Charlie from the chocolate factory” he tweeted, with the quote picked up by the Nottingham Post

The 21-year-old is also attracting interest from several Premier League clubs. 

Blues to part with younger Hazard

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Kylian Hazard, the younger brother of Chelsea star Eden, is heading towards the exit at Stamford Bridge less than five months after arriving from Hungarian side Ujpest.

The Blues are prepared to let the 22-year-old leave either on loan or in a permanent deal during the current transfer window after handing him just a one-year deal in the summer of 2017.

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PSG prioritise Kante move

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Paris Saint-Germain have made Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante their top target for the summer transfer window, reports Le 10 Sport .

The Ligue 1 leaders are eager to find a long-term replacement for Thiago Motta.

Kante is considered to be the ideal candidate for that role, with the France international set to be offered a route back to his homeland.

Arsenal end David Luiz interest

David Luiz Chelsea

Arsenal have ended their interest in signing Chelsea defender David Luiz as his wage demands are too high, reports the Daily Star .

Arsene Wenger was open to raiding a London rival for the Brazil international, but his search for a centre-half will now shift elsewhere.

Chelsea warned Hazard could leave

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Eden Hazard is a “top player” but may have to leave Chelsea for one of the “great teams in Europe” to become the best, says Claude Puel.

The Blues star continues to be linked with Real Madrid and a man who previously worked with him at Lille feels he is deserving of such a stage.

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Sevilla closing on Batshuayi

Michy Batshuayi Sevilla

Michy Batshuayi is edging ever closer to completing a loan move from Chelsea to Sevilla, reports Mucho Deporte .

Goal revealed on Tuesday that the La Liga outfit were eager to land the Belgian striker and offer the game time being denied him at Stamford Bridge.

‘Chelsea never wanted Vardy’

Jamie Vardy Leicester 2017

Antonio Conte has denied that Chelsea were ever interested in signing Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy.

The Blues were among those to be linked with the England international as the Foxes star generates fresh rounds of rumours during the winter window.

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