Bayern to battle Real Madrid for Reece James signing & 2 more under-radar stories at Chelsea
Chelsea want to buy Strasbourg's young talent and then loan him backAccording to Jonathan Johnson’s column for Caughtoffside, Chelsea could buy Strasbourg's Habib Diarra and then loan him back. “I think this is where the Chelsea link has come from, due to their Strasbourg connection, it’s a way to move the player within the club ownership model and to continue to allow him to develop.
Yamal wins La Liga award & 3 more under-radar stories at Barcelona
Yamal wins La Liga awardLamine Yamal has been won the La Liga U-23 Player of the Month award for his heroics in August.The Barcelona winger produced a number of impressive performances, even getting multiple assists against Villarreal.
Arsenal linked with possible move for Spurs midfielder & 3 more under-radar stories
Arsenal to rival Chelsea for Brazilian talentAccording to Sport Witness, Chelsea are set to face competition from Arsenal for the signature of Corinthians’ Gabriel Moscardo. Moscardo, 17, has also attracted interest from Barcelona owing to his mature displays in the middle of the park.
Southgate slammed for decision on Sterling and 3 more under-radar stories at Chelsea
Another South American youngster in17-year-old Brazilian midfielder Gabriel Moscardo is likely to join Chelsea from Corinthians, Brazilian source Lance! reports.Southgate slammed for not calling up Sterling"Raheem Sterling has probably been the main bright spark at Chelsea," Rio Ferdinand said on FIVE.
Spotted: Endrick suffers horrific leg-breaking tackle in Palmeiras cameo
Endrick came off the bench for a five-minute cameo in Palmeiras league game against Corinthians and almost had his leg shattered. In the dying seconds of the match, Endrick led a counter-attack for his team and released a teammate with an impressive pass.
Chelsea submit bid for 17-year-old Corinthians midfielder (reliability: 5 stars)
Chelsea have proposed a bid for another South American talent as they seek to sign Gabriel Moscardo from Brazilian side Corinthians."Chelsea have presented formal bid to Corinthians for 2005 born top talent Gabriel Moscardo," reports Fabrizio Romano.
Spotted: Gabriel Magalhaes unleashes his inner child to celebrate Corinthians win
Gabriel Magalhaes asserted himself as one of the Premier League’s best defenders with his heroics for Arsenal last season.Despite attaining such fame, he’s remained a pretty humble fellow who has not forgotten his roots in Brazil.
About the team
Competing in: Brazil. Copa Paulista, Copa Libertadores, Brazil. Copa do Brasil, Copa Sudamericana, Brazil. Paulista, Serie A1Calendar
Squad: number of players – 42, average team age – 24.9, foreign players – 6, national team players – 2Show more
Date of foundation: 1910
Coutinho could go back to Brazil this winter and 3 more under-radar stories
Coutinho could go back to Brazil this winterCorinthians' president Duilio Monteiro Alves has confirmed his interest in bringing Philippe Coutinho to the club in January. There have been contacts with Aston Villa but the move is still not advanced.
What Philippe Coutinho exit from Aston Villa would mean for Barca? Explained
Philippe Coutinho is edging close to Aston Villa exit. What would it mean for Barcelona? Coutinho joined Villa from Barca last January on an initial loan deal, before the Premier League club agreed to sign the Brazilian on a permanent basis six months later.
Arsenal target Douglas Luiz signs new deal with Villa & 3 more latest under-radar stories
Another Brazilian teen being monitoredAs per Goal Brasil, Arsenal are monitoring Robert Renan, 19, who plays as a defender for Corinthians. The Gunners have found success in signing young Brazilian players lately and have reportedly sent scouts to watch Renan in action.
Patino suffers major injury & 3 more under-radar stories at Arsenal today
Willian heading back to the Premier LeagueNewly-promoted Fulham are close to signing former Arsenal forward Willian who has recently become a free agent, according to The Athletic, a tier-one source.The 34-year-old was expected to visit the club's training ground on Wednesday with 'a view of agreeing a permanent move' after rescinding his Corinthians deal.
Biggest football clubs on Instagram: Barcelona first, 2 Brazilian giants in top 5
Barcelona are top of the list on Instagram interactions for the month for July 2022 with a total of 215 million hits.Real Madrid (123 million) and Manchester United (105 million) complete the top three but the rest of the top five is quite surprising.
'Thank you for not letting evil triumph': Rival fans mock Palmeiras after final defeat to Chelsea
Chelsea beat Palmeiras 2-1 in extra-time to clinch the Club World Cup title.Fans of rival Brazilian clubs mocked Palmeiras with this viral meme:Brazilian giants such as Corinthians, São Paulo and Internacional have all won the tournament previously, but Palmeiras missed out their first chance at it.
How have South American teams performed against European sides in Club World Cup final? Answered
Chelsea are set to face Palmeiras in the final of the Club World Cup. This isn't Chelsea's first final in the competition and neither is it the first time a European (or English) side has gone up against a South American (or Brazilian) side.