newsfootball2 months ago

Reports | Chelsea's Reece James, Wesley Fofana and N’Golo Kante in danger of missing World Cup

According to the Guardian, Chelsea trio Reece James, N’Golo Kante and Wesley Fofana are in danger of missing the 2022 World Cup after suffering various injuries. Both James and Fofana have suffered knee injuries while reports have indicated that Kante has suffered a blow to his hamstring.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Chelsea confirm that they have signed Wesley Fofana for reported £75 million fee

In a statement, Chelsea have confirmed reports that they have signed Leicester City defender Wesley Fofana in a deal worth around £75 million. The Frenchman signed for the Foxes in the summer of 2020 and has since made 52 appearances over the course of the last two seasons.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Reports | Chelsea and Leicester City reach £75 million agreement for Wesley Fofana

According to Fabrizio Romano, Chelsea have reached an agreement with Leicester City over a move for Wesley Fofana as the Foxes have reportedly accepted a £75 million bid. The French defender has been linked with a move to Stamford Bridge this summer but Leicester had rejected three prior bids.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Have been few offers for some players but don’t know at this stage, reveals Brendan Rodgers

Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers has confessed that while there are offers on the table, he doesn’t know who could leave before the window closes but admitted that the offers fall short of their valuation. The Foxes have struggled financially this summer and have only brought in one new face.
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newsfootball4 months ago

Reports | Chelsea keen on bringing in three new players before window closes

According to ESPN, Chelsea are still looking to sign three new players before the transfer window closes as Thomas Tuchel has asked for a striker, a midfielder and a centre-back. The Blues have been active during the summer window, bringing in Kalidou Koulibaly, Raheem Sterling and a few others.
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newsfootball4 months ago

Reports | Leicester City turn down Chelsea’s £70 million bid for Wesley Fofana

According to Fabrizio Romano, Leicester City have rejected Chelsea’s second bid worth £70 million for Wesley Fofana with the Foxes unwilling to part with the French defender. The 21-year-old signed for the club in the summer of 2020 and has since thrived for the side, making 50 appearances.
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newsfootball7 months ago

Wesley Fofana is going to be absolutely elite player, proclaims Brendan Rodgers

Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers has praised defender Wesley Fofana and believes that the 21-year-old centre-back will become one of the best in the world someday. The Frenchman had spent most of the season out injured until recently but has found his way back into the fold since his comeback.
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newsfootballa year ago

Reports | Chelsea looking at Wesley Fofana as potential Antonio Rudiger replacement

According to FootMercato, Chelsea is looking into the possibility of signing Leicester City’s Wesley Fofana as a replacement for Antonio Rudiger next summer. The German center-back has less than seven months left on his current contract and the two parties haven’t come close to an agreement.
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newsfootballa year ago

Wesley Fofana will be back in 2022 as ligament damage is quite bad, reveals Brendan Rodgers

Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers has confirmed that Wesley Fofana will miss the remainder of the calendar year following an injury he suffered during a pre-season friendly. The defender will undergo a surgery soon on the broken leg and Rodgers confirmed that the ligament damage is bad.
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newsfootballa year ago

Wesley Fofana potentially set for lengthy absence following pre-season fibula fracture

Leicester defender Wesley Fofana has revealed he has suffered a season-ending fractured fibula. The center-back sustained the injury during the second half of Wednesday’s pre-season friendly against Villarreal which might reportedly keep him out of action for the upcoming season.
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