Chelsea will sign Spanish striker Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid for a fee reported to be around £75 million (about $98 million), subject to a medical. The Premier League champion announced on Wednesday that it had come to an agreement with La Liga champion Real Madrid over the purchase of Morata. Chelsea is currently on a pre-season tour in China ahead of the new Premier League season, where Morata is set to join up with his new teammates after undergoing the medical.
Jose Mourinho hears your talk of the ‘three season syndrome’ surrounding him and laughs. After his debut season at Manchester United yielded two major trophies and qualification to the UEFA Champions League, Mourinho is ready for plenty more as his team continue their preseason preparations in Los Angeles. Speaking to ESPN in LA, Mourinho revealed that he plans to try and emulate Sir Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford.
Reportedly Neymar has grown unhappy in the Argentine's shadow at Barcelona, despite scoring over a century of goals since joining from Santos in 2013, though in an email exchange with Goal website, the Brazilian international said he's "happy" at Barcelona. The current world record transfer fee is $120 million, which was paid by Manchester United for Paul Pogba when the Frenchman moved to the English Premier League club from Juventus. PSG recently signed Neymar's close friend and former teammate Dani Alves, who snubbed Pep Guardiola's Manchester City in favor of the French club. Barca spokesman Chemi Teres Wednesday pointed CNN Sport to the comments of vice-president Jordi Mestre, who said in