It seems that Chelsea board has not only given Jose Mourinho their full backing in the transfer market, but also has given the privilege to get rid of any big names who doesn’t fit the bill at Stamford Bridge.
The Portuguese coach is preparing to bring radical changes when the transfer window re-opens in January to the team flirting with the relegation zone despite being the defending champions of the English Premier League.
Yesterday, we have revealed the names of 6 prime winter-transfer targets to strengthen each department of the squad, and today our sources have got hold of 4 star names that will be show the exit door in January.
Oscar has fallen out of the pecking order at Chelsea since a while now. Although one can still bet on his technical ability, his confidence has reached a point of no return. No doubt, the Blues are considering to cash on him at the moment.
There are strong interests from Serie A champions Juventus, who are ready to offer 24 million euros for his services, the same figure Chelsea paid in 2012 to bring him to Stamford Bridge.
2. Nemanja Matic
Despite being a regular starter of the Blues last season, his behavior on and off the field this season has not went well with the Portuguese coach.
At the age of 27, the Serbian has enough admirers in European football and although no known solid interests are known for him, it would be only a matter of time for him to find a new club when the transfer window begins.
3. Diego Costa
Costa is not a surprise entry into the list at this point of time as his goals have died out this season. An instrumental player in title winning season for Chelsea and has now become a mere shadow of himself.
The club have already set sights on replacements and are willing to lower the price to let the Brazilian born Spanish international in January.
4. Eden Hazard
The Belgian’s season hasn’t gone well so far and are open pointed out by fans that players like him are most needed in difficult season like this. Well, but Hazard has gone missing in almost every match this season.
His relationship with Jose Mourinho has broken several months ago and is a favorite to pack his bags this winter. The Belgian has lot of admirers in the market with the likes of Real Madrid and Barcelona preparing for a bidding war.
Winter Clearance to aid Squad Overhaul
This list may be surprising to many, but to comply with financial fair play regulations are to secure enough funds for winter signings, Chelsea must sell. Some of the players listed as fan favorites, which may not please some sections of Chelsea faithful.