Here are your evening headlines for March 24th:
Real Madrid’s transfer decision
Real Madrid have reportedly made Erling Braut Haaland their top choice in the next transfer window.
That could be good news for Chelsea, because it means they will be trying to shift Luka Jovic on loan.
Chelsea were linked to the former Eintracht Frankfurt star before he moved to Madrid, and Frank Lampard has been looking for a new striker to offer competition to Tammy Abraham. Could a Jovic move be on the cards?
Billy Gilmour’s message
Chelsea midfielder Billy Gilmour has reacted on social media to the club’s update on Callum Hudson-Odoi.
The Blues wonderkid tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday March 13, less than 24 hours after English football had been suspended until April 30th at the earliest.
Almost two weeks removed and now there is even better news regarding his recovery.
A statement on the club’s website reads: “Further good news on Callum Hudson-Odoi’s recovery from COVID-19…
“We are pleased to report Callum Hudson-Odoi is now feeling fine and back to his usual self following the period of self-isolation required after the player tested positive for COVID-19.
“In addition to feeling good, the young winger is hard at work training at home to build and maintain his fitness, as are the rest of the Chelsea squad.
“It was first announced on Friday 13 March that having been tested for the virus, Hudson-Odoi had tested positive, a result that meant as well as self-isolation, the men’s first-team building at Cobham was initially closed while it underwent a deep-cleaning procedure.”
And Gilmour was suitably pleased.
Following the departure of Eden Hazard to Real Madrid in the summer, Chelsea’s current squad value has decreased by approximately £70million since January 2019.
Hazard joined Madrid for a fee that could reach as high as £150million in the…