Transfer News Today: Chelsea Set To Axe Flop Forward Immediately

Axe For Duck

Alexandre ‘The Duck’ Pato looks set to leave Chelsea before he’s even played a game for the club, with the quackers loan deal which took him to Stamford Bridge set to be cancelled.

The former wonderkid is set to be sent back to Corinthians by the Blues, who have seen youngster Bertrand Traore surpass him in the striking pecking order as Pato's fitness levels have consistently let him down.

Read Mark Jones on Pato’s colourful career


Can You Hear The Kop, Fernando?

Liverpool v Manchester City - Premier League : News Photo

He was part of the Manchester City side which beat them in the League Cup final, but Liverpool are reportedly looked at midfielder Fernando in the summer, as Jurgen Klopp looks to beef up his team.

Fernando could be surplus to requirements once Pep Guardiola touches down in Manchester, and Klopp is known to be a big admirer of the tough-tackling former Porto man.

Liverpool are 2.85 to beat Manchester United in 90 minutes tonight


Armenian For Arsenal


Arsenal are looking to Borussia Dortmund’s Henrikh Mkhitaryan to improve their midfield in the summer according to reports in Germany.

The Armenian is a stylish No. 10 who can operate in a variety of roles, and he’s caught the eye of Arsene Wenger in recent months.


The Gunners are 2.60 to beat Everton on Saturday