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Chelsea Transfer Balls: Raphael Varne for £20m, Pogba and Messi for £277 and more desperate reporting

by | 5th, January 2015

Chelsea Transfer Balls: a look at players being linked to Chelsea in the media. Facts don’t matter. This is about the rumour and utter balls being presented as fact:

 

Raphael Varne:

Daily Express: “Chelsea and Manchester United have been told they will have to pay £20m if they want to sign Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane, 21.”

Number of quotes from player, agent or club: zero.

 

Sergio Busquets:

Daily Star: “Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets, 26, is set to disappoint Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United by signing a new deal with the Spanish side.”

Number of quotes from Chelsea now or ever expressing an interest in Buquets: zero.

 

Andrej Kramaric:

Daily Star: “Chelsea are set to complete the £4m signing of Croatia forward Andrej Kramaric from HNK Rijeka.”

Number of quotes from Chelsea: zero.

 

Paul Pogba:

Daily Express: “Chelsea Transfer News: £277m DOUBLE bid for Messi and Pogba,”

Paul Pogba should have his own rumour mill.

Number of quotes from Cheslea: zero.

 

Running total: Add them to these five new faces, and Chelsea sign 8 players in the Transfer Window.

 

 

http://www.express.co.uk/sport/football/550187/Arsenal-Transfer-News-Wenger-Cech-Messi-Pogba-Schneiderlin



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