Chelsea transfer news: Bookie makes Chelsea favourite to sign £20m rated Saints star

A round up of the latest transfer stories about Chelsea.

Chelsea have been priced into 3/1 with Sky Bet to sign Southampton defender Luke Shaw.

The Saints left-back has been regularly linked with a move to Chelsea as well as Premier League rivals Manchester United.

The latest reports suggest that a fee in the region of £20-30 million may be needed to do a deal for the 18-year-old.

Chelsea may have to act quickly if Jose Mourinho wants to sign former Chelsea star Nemanja Matic.

Latest reports indicate that Manchester City have made a move ahead of their rivals for the €50 million rated Benfica star.

Manuel Pellegrini recently admitted that he could add to his squad to strengthen over the second half of the season.

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Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso has signed a new two-year deal with Los Blancos.

The former Liverpool man had been strongly linked with a move to Stamford Bridge but he’s ended speculation over his future with a new deal in Spain.

“This will continue to be my home for two more years. A pleasure to let you know. Very, very happy,” said the Spaniard.

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