Andre Villas-Boas side are reportedly the favourites to agree a deal with the German midfielder, who can leave Schalke on a free in the summer. Would this mean a lack of other signings in January?
If Chelsea sign their dream target, would they win the league? Even if they get their man, its out of their hands.
Wigan have confirmed the loan signing of Manchester United’s Angelo Henriquez until the end of the season. We took to Twitter to gauge the reaction of Wigan fans.
According to a decisive consensus of this country's elite sporting daily periodicals it looks like Thierry Henry, 43, will not after all be coming back to Arsenal to play like a much slower version of Thierry Henry, perhaps scoring a single spectacular muscle-memory goal in a 4-0 thrashing of some dispirited relegation favourite.
In the build-up to Manchester United’s match against Swansea City in December, Sir Alex Ferguson said he had never heard of the Swans’ free-scoring Spaniard before he signed for them.
A round-up of news and views relating to Chelsea ahead of the derby tonight.
Phil Taylor defeated Michael Van Gerwen to lift the Sid Waddell trophy and become 16-time champion of the world on New Years Day. But is the sport often maligned for its athletic aptitude becoming more the peoples game than football?
Tottenham Hotspur cashed in on Luka Modric in the summer - And it hasn't gone to plan for the Croatian so far at the Bernabeu. An ex-Arsenal player will share his pain...
Arsenal, Southampton, Chelsea, Manchester United, West Ham, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur feature.
Everton star Marouane Fellaini claims women have driven him from Merseyside to Manchester.