Chelsea transfer news latest: Ben Arfa, Willian, Etxebarria and more January targets assessed
The dreadlocked forward failed to report for Shakhtar's winter training camp on time this week, fuelling reports of an imminent transfer to Spurs or Chelsea. Both clubs had bids for the striker rejected last year and Willian was expected to remain at Donetsk until the summer, following their safe passage into the Champions League knockout stages. This week, Shakhtar swooped for ex-Chelsea target Taison as a replacement, admitting Willian is trying to force a way out. Click the arrow for more…photo 1 of 5
Roman's millions have made transfer windows at Stamford Bridge even tastier than Helen Flanagan smeared in full-fat double cream, and January 2013 is proving no different.
Chelsea pulled an early one over Arsenal and Liverpool by snatching Demba Ba on the cheap from Newcastle, leaving club executives with plenty of time to work on trickier negotiations.
Football managers at this complicated club come and go like Harry Styles' girlfriends, but January is a time of promise for the man in charge of Chelsea... unless you are Carlo Ancelotti, who was gifted with expensive dud, Fernando Torres.
Click the arrow on the image to scroll through our gallery of players Chelsea are chasing in this transfer window and let us know which one you would like at the club most.
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