Carlos Tevez wanted by Conte – Tevez has confirmed in an interview with Radio La Red that he rejected a move to Chelsea after receiving a direct phone call from Conte. He said: Conte called me to go to Chelsea, and I told him no. I wasnt in a good way, and I had to think about a lot of things. It was Boca or retire. 5 Read all about the Gabriel Barbosa report, below, then click the arrow, right, to see all the latest Chelsea transfer rumours – Gabigol, as he is known in Brazil, is still on the Blues radar after his proposed move to Juventus has stalled, report Italian outlet Gazzetta dello Sport. They say there is a dispute over the players ownership as Santos only own 40 per cent of the player, while his parents also own 40 per cent and Doyen Sports Management own the remaining 20 per cent. 5 5 5 Jeffrey Bruma return? – Another player who has said he rejected the Blues this summer is former defender Bruma. Bruma rose through the academy before being sold to PSV in 2013 and after joing Wolfsburg this summer, he told German newspaper Bild: I could have re-signed for Chelsea, who wanted me. Wolfsburg is a club where I can play. At Chelsea or Inter, it would have been difficult for me to make the next step. 5 Euro 2016 hero William Carvalho Blues-bound? – Chelsea will go head-to-head with Everton for the signature of Carvalho from Sporting Lisbon. The Daily Mirror report that Conte has targeted the Euro 2016 winner after missing out on Romas Belgian midfielder Radja Nainggolan. With just over two weeks until the Premier League season kicks off, Chelsea are looking to make some more moves in the transfer market.The Blues have already brought in N’Golo Kante from Leicester City and Michy Batshuayi from Marseille for a combined £63m but Antonio Conte is hoping to add to those with another three or four signings.Chelsea are looking to regain the Premier League title they did so little to defend last season and Conte is reportedly working them very hard in preseason in order to make sure they do.But which new faces could be at Chelsea’s Cobham training ground by their opening game against West Ham on August 15?Click the arrow above, right, to see all the latest Chelsea transfer rumours. Kalidou Koulibaly to boost Chelsea’s defence – Chelsea have made a new £38m bid for Koulibaly, according to Sky Sports Italia. The Napoli defender is refusing to sign a new deal with the Serie A club and his agent Bruno Satin confirmed this week that Chelsea are in for Koulibaly. He said: Chelsea still want him and theres time to close the deal. Weve decided to leave for economic reasons. After what happened to Higuain though, Kalidou will not be leaving for Juventus or another competitor.
ATHENS — Abdul Ajagun scored one and created another as Panathinaikos secured a 2-1 away win over Greek league leaders PAOK on Nov. 9.Panathinaikos’ win allowed defending champion Olympiakos to come within two points of PAOK after beating Panthrakikos 5-1 also on Nov. 9.Ajagun opened the scoring in the 51st minute before Facundo Pereyra equalized for PAOK in the 64th. In the 79th, Ajagun crossed from the right, and striker Nikos Karelis netted at the second time of asking after his initial shot hit the post.Panathinaikos moves up to fifth on 16 points, four adrift of second-placed Olympiakos. Also, Giannena beat last-place Niki Volos 4-0, Kalloni won 2-0 at Panionios and Levadiakos vs. Platanias ended 0-0.TweetPinShare0 Shares