Chelsea unveiled Antonio Conte as their new manager today at their Cobham training ground with the Italian revealing their goal is to claim back the Premier League title.
The former Juventus manager was beaming in front of the press as he revealed his plans for the Blues after his time in charge of the Italian national team.
Conte has already landed Michy Batshuayi in a £33m deal, but just like the rest of the Premier League, they’ll be furiously working behind the scenes to add a few more names over the coming weeks.
Liverpool appear to be leading the league in terms of transfer activity with Jurgen Klopp happy to ship out several players as well as bring in new faces to boost the Reds.
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Manchester City are close to landing German sensation Leroy Sane after agreeing personal terms with the 20-year-old .
It is apparent why Pep Guardiola would be attracted to Sane, whose explosive speed and close control would be devastating in the Spanish manager’s system.
City must now agree a fee with Schalke with the Bundesliga club demanding at least £42m.
It was only a year ago when Raheem Sterling departed Anfield for Manchester City that Reds supporters touted Jordan Ibe as a superior player who would make the loss of the City winger minimal.
But fast forward 12 months and Jurgen Klopp is in charge and the German has sanctioned the sale of the England under-21 winger.