With only 21 days to go before the end of the summer transfer window 2011, European clubs are busy trying to tie up deals for their supposed targets.
Some big money transfers have already taken place, such as Alexis Sanchez to Barcelona and Sergio Aguero to Manchester City.
Chelsea Football Club may not have added any household names to their roster. However, they have recruited three youngsters in Thibaut Courtois, Oriol Romeu and Romelu Lukaku, all of whom I regard as superstars in the making.
The Blues have persistently been linked with Luka Modric and Samir Nasri. In fact, in Modric’s case, the Blues had two concrete offers turned down by London rivals Tottenham Hotspurs.
With the hopes of landing either of them diminishing by the second, it’s only normal that Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas has turned his attention to other possible signings for strengthening the squad.
Here are six last-minute targets of the club, players who have been linked with the Pensioners over the course of the past week. I will analyse each of them and study the possibility of purchase in each case.