Chelsea can cope without Courtois & Hazard - Luiz

See the touching moment Jorginho's mum was brought to tears by his shirt on sale at Chelsea's megastore

See the touching moment Jorginho's mum was brought to tears by his shirt on sale at Chelsea's megastore

Chelsea keeper and Belgium worldwide Thibaut Courtois has always been in Real Madrid's crosshairs this summer, the 26-year-old becoming the most realistic target Real Madrid could get from the London club.

Chelsea have the strength to match their Premier League rivals even if Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois inflict a transfer double blow, according to David Luiz.

After defeat in his first competitive game in charge of Chelsea, the 2016-17 Serie A coach of the year begins the new season with a trip to Huddersfield Town followed by a London derby with Arsenal the following week.

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He was supposed to be in attendance at Wembley Stadium for the FA Community Shield against Manchester City on Sunday, a match Chelsea would lose 2-0, but was not there.

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri, who replaced Antonio Conte last month, admitted on Friday he was unsure whether Courtois would stay.

Per the Telegraph, Real Madrid has put in a $45.2 million bid for Courtois and is waiting for Chelsea's answer.

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The Slovenian stopper has an £89m release clause, but the Spanish paper writes that Chelsea will pay that in the next 24 hours as they look to push through the move. "It's very important for us to keep the top players".

"Of course. I think Chelsea has a fantastic squad, with fantastic players", the Brazilian told reporters.

BBC Sport reported later that Wolves, promoted as Championship winners last season, are close to breaking their transfer record to land Middlesbrough winger Adama Traore. "I've known Willian since I was eight, so a long time".

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Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce said after his side's 3-1 win over Hull on Monday night that he has not yet received a big enough bid to be tempted into selling star man Jack Grealish, and also that the club "hopes he's still our player by Friday".

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