Ashley Cole Archive

What are Chelsea to do with Ryan Bertrand?

When we speak of the up and coming youth players at Chelsea who will become first team players, Ryan Bertrand is always at the top of the list. When speaking of his attributes, the word youth is never far away, and yet you might be surprised to know he will be 24 by the time

Ashley Cole extends Chelsea stay… Because of Mourinho factor?

Chelsea left-back Ashley Cole has agreed a one-year extension to his current contract, keeping him with the West-London club until at the summer of 2014, and I personally believe it is because ‘The Special One’ is returning home. Cole had been expected to leave the Blues at the end of the season for free, with

Ashley Cole extends Chelsea stay until summer of 2014

Chelsea Football Club have today confirmed that left-back Ashley Cole has signed a one-year extension to his current deal, which was set to expire at the end of the season. Cole had firmly expected to leave at the end of the season, along with Blues legend Frank Lampard, following rumours that the Chelsea hierarchy were

Ashley Cole targets Premier League stay with the Reds

Chelsea’s Ashley Cole is targeting a move to Manchester United, according to reports in the Sunday People. Cole’s agent is in Madrid this weekend, holding talks with the Real hierarchy over a possible Spanish move in the summer, but recent findings suggest he would be more willing to remain in the Premier League. Manchester United

Real Madrid in talks with Chelsea’s Ashley Cole over possible summer move

Ashley Cole’s agent has arrived in Madrid for talks with the Galácticos, ahead of a possible move for the player in the summer. The 32 year-old’s contract is set to expire in the summer, with Chelsea rumoured to be unwilling to extend his contract. Early reports suggested that the Blues were only willing to offer

Benitez: Out with the old, in with the new

Chelsea interim manager Rafa Benitez gave the biggest hint yet that Frank Lampard and the other “legends” may be on their way out in the near future. Lampard and Ashley Cole’s contracts are due to expire at the end of the season, and have yet to be offered new contracts. It had been reported that

Real Madrid offer Fabio Coentrao to Chelsea

Real Madrid have offered Fabio Coentrao to Chelsea on a permanent basis, according to reports around Stamford Bridge. Coentrao has failed to make an impact at Real since his move from Benfica 18 months ago, with Marcelo dominating the left-back position. The 24 year-old had been rumoured to be considering his options, and his arrival

Chelsea enquire about out-of-favour Real Madrid defender

Chelsea are looking into the possibility of signing Fabio Coentrao from Real Madrid, as the player is considering his options. Coentrao has been playing second-fiddle to Marcelo for much of the season, having started only 6 Primera Liga games so far this term. The 24 year-old snubbed the Blues to sign for Madrid 18 months

PSG deny contact with Chelsea’s Ashley Cole

Paris Saint-Germain boss Leonardo has denied reports suggesting they have tried to make contact with Chelsea about Ashley Cole leaving the club. Ashley’s contract is set to expire at the end of the season, and is allowed to talk to foreign clubs from today. PSG have been heavily linked with a move for Cole, with

Abramovich still looking elsewhere as Frank Lampard continues to impress

Frank Lampard put in a man of the match performance yesterday in Chelsea’s 2-1 win over Everton at Goodison Park yesterday, but admits he still has no offer on the table. The England central midfielder’s current deal is set to expire at the end of the season, and the 34 year-old is allowed to talk