Blues fans here in the Tavern share a sense of absolute delight with the news of a possible world class signing on the cards.
Chelsea have always been one of the strongest sides ever to set foot in the top flight since the Premier League was founded back in 1992. However, since their emphatic title-winning season of last, they’ve struggled to replicate any sign of form that had evidently served them so well.
Understandably, a drop in performance has halted things as far as progression goes, but somehow, a heavy load of criticism has bizarrely filtered interest from Antonio Conte’s former employers Italy, with them looking to regain the services of the manager. Since news broke out of the interest from the gaffers’ birthplace, Chelsea owner Roman Abramovic hasn’t hesitated in looking to recruit a possible replacement, with fellow Italian, Carlo Ancelotti looking the more likely target.
However, these aren’t the only reports linking the football club with potential business moves, due to Spanish news outlet Don Balon shedding some light on a possible deal that would bring Cristiano Ronaldo to Stamford Bridge, resulting in the Portuguese forward telling agent Jorge Mendes to do everything he can to force a move.
Surely this has to be some kind of mix up with his beloved Manchester United willing to welcome him with open arms?
Still, as far as rumors go, no one knows what to believe until a possible transfer manages to be pushed through.
So with the prospects of welcoming the world’s greatest to the English capital, here’s a look at 3 other players that could possibly join the forward…