There’s nothing quite like a blockbuster transfer rumour to perk the lunchtime drinkers in the Transfer Tavern up!
The Chelsea fans in this afternoon need no excuse for a lunch time pint, though reports from Squawka have them in dreamland.
It is claimed that the Blues HAVE opened talks with Serie A giants Napoli over a deal that would see superstar forward Gonzalo Higuain move to to West London this summer.
The 36 goal Argentine is thought to be incoming manager Antonio Conte’s preferred target as doubts about Diego Costa persist.
The Spaniard has struggled in his second season at Stamford Bridge and is continually linked with a return to Atletico Madrid.
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