Chelsea Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of June 9
Even the opening of the World Cup cannot match the excitement of the transfer window at Chelsea.
It looks like something might actually happen this week, ending some of the speculation of the summer so far.
Click through for the latest news and rumours at Stamford Bridge, which includes enthusiastic new signings and the trolling of Arsenal.
David Luiz Deal Done
Chelsea confirmed yesterday that David Luiz's transfer to Paris Saint-Germain has been completed. In his three years at the club he made 143 appearances, scoring 12 goals and leaving a lasting impression on the Stamford Bridge crowd. Thank you for everything geezer, you will be missed.
Cesc Fabregas Signs Five-Year Deal
Tomas Kalas Loan to Cologne
Having impressed on his full debut against Liverpool, Kalas will hope to gain regular first-team experience to bring back to Stamford Bridge.
Real Madrid Want Ramires
Chelsea to Cut Arsenal out of Cesc Fabregas Deal
Chelsea are looking to cut Arsenal out of any deal they may make with Barcelona for midfielder Cesc Fabregas.
According to Matt Law at The Telegraph, Arsenal are due around 50 percent of any profit made on the former Gunner, but the Blues are desperately trying to work out a way round this sell-on fee.
Diego Costa Deal to Be Done This Week
Massimo Marioni at The Metro has picked up on an interview given by Diego Costa, in which he says that it looks like he will be moving to Chelsea.
That level of enthusiasm should quickly endear him to the Stamford Bridge faithful.