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Chelsea open contract talks with Mason Mount

Chelsea have opened contract talks with Mason Mount, who played under new manager Frank Lampard at Derby County last season. The 20-year old youth academy graduate has never played a senior game for Chelsea. However, he has had two loan spells, first with Eredivisie side Vitesse, and then with Derby, impressing in both. There were concerns that, like many of ...

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Loftus-Cheek agrees new Chelsea deal

Midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek is on the verge of signing a new contract with Chelsea, after agreeing a deal worth £150,000 a week. The England midfielder is currently sidelined with the ruptured Achilles tendon injury he picked-up in the post-season friendly with New England Revolution, which ruled him out of the Europa League final, with fears, that he may not play ...

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Lampard set to take over at Chelsea

Chelsea are set to appoint Frank Lampard as their new manager, although not without their fair share of dramas along the way. Outgoing boss Maurizio Sarri ignored last minute pleas to say by the Stamford Bridge hierarchy, with The Sun reporting that he rejected the offer because he felt “violated” by abusive fans. Instead, he will take up the vacant ...

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Lampard to replace Sarri in the summer

Frank Lampard is set to replace Maurizio Sarri as manager of Chelsea this summer. This is according to reports that suggest that Sarri will be sacked after the Europa League final, irrespective of the result, with former player and fan favourite Lampard set to take over from him at the Stamford Bridge helm. Sarri has had a turbulent first season ...

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Aberdeen captain in Derby talks

Derby County are in talks with Aberdeen captain Graeme Shinnie about joining them in the summer. Suspended for his club’s Scottish Cup semi-final at the weekend, 27-year old Shinnie who is out of contract at the end of the season, has travelled south, reports The BBC to discuss the proposed move, with Derby manager Frank Lampard having watched him in ...

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Derby close to deal for ex-Celtic star

Former Celtic defender Efe Ambrose is close to signing for Derby County on a free transfer. That is according to The Sun who reports that the 30-year old had a medical with the club last week, and has been training with the side as he closes in a short-term contract which will help boost the Rams’ promotion push. The Nigerian ...

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Ashley Cole to join Derby on short-term deal

Former Chelsea and Arsenal full-back Ashley Cole is set to join Derby County on a short-term deal for the rest of the season. That is according to The Daily Mirror who reports that Cole is expected to have a medical on Monday and then join Derby on loan for the rest of the season on wages reported to be around ...

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Derby County surprise new favourites to sign John Terry

Bookmakers have made Derby County the new favourites to sign John Terry after the former England and Chelsea’s move to Russia fell through. Free agent Terry was on the verge of a lucrative move to Spartak Moscow, but the deal fell through after Terry decided that relocating his family to Russia was not in their best interests. That led many ...

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Former England striker interested in Rangers move

Former England striker Darren Bent has indicated that he wants to join Rangers if given the chance. The 34-year old forward is currently training with League One side Burton Albion after being released by Derby County at the end of last season, and is actively looking for a new club, despite Burton boss Nigel Clough offering him a pay if ...

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Derby County set to sign Ipswich striker for £8 million

Frank Lampard’s Derby County are in advanced talks to sign striker Martyn Waghorn from fellow Championship side Ipswich Town. That is according to The Daily Mail who report that County have bid £8 million for a player who scored 16 goals and provided 11 assists for the East Anglian side last season. Waghorn has had an itinerant career, starting with ...

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