Chelsea FC will have another Spanish international leading the front line, with Diego Costa likely on his way out of town. The club announced that Alvaro Morata has completed a transfer from Real Madrid, signing a five-year contract at Stamford Bridge. “I am so happy to be here,” Morata said in a statement.
Barca eye Dybala as PSG close in on Neymar Barcelona seem to be coming around to the idea of losing Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain and, according to Mundo Deportivo, have lined up Juventus forward Paulo Dybala as a replacement. It is claimed Dybala has an agreement in place with Juve that would allow him to fulfil a dream and link up with international teammate Lionel Messi at Barca for minimum fuss as well as the small matter of €110-120 million. Forking out such a fee should prove no problem for Barca, who will be receiving €222 million should Paris Saint-Germain meet Neymar's reported buyout clause. PSG chairman Nasser Al-Khelaifi is busy working on Neymar's move to France, with a source telling
Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha has accused Manchester United and Liverpool fans of calling him a "black monkey" in messages on social media. The 24-year-old posted on Instagram: "If Man United and Liverpool fans feel better by calling me a black monkey in my messages .. feel free to carry on if it makes your day better." Ivory Coast international Zaha signed for Manchester United in 2013. Zaha is in Hong Kong with the club for the Premier League Asia Trophy. He posted the message following the 2-0 win over West Brom on Saturday, in which Palace manager Frank de Boer said the winger had been the victim of rough treatment.