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Chelsea star Morata wanted Real Madrid stay, but Zidane...

Posted Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by Tribalfootball.com133 hits

Alvaro Morata was forced to join Chelsea after showdown talks with his former club Real Madrid. Diario Gol claim that the Spain international wanted to remain at the Bernabeu. But Zinedine Zidane told the 24-year-old he would be behind Karim Benzema in the pecking order and Morata subsequently moved to Stamford Bridge for £70m. Ironically, Morata has began life in London in great form,...Full Story »

Chelsea ace Morata: I chat regularly with Diego Costa

Posted Saturday, November 11, 2017 by tribalfootball.com35 hits

Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata has revealed he's in regular contact with Diego Costa. Costa left Chelsea for Atletico Madrid in controversial circumstances this season, with Morata arriving effectively as his replacement. "People remember him there," Morata said of Costa and Chelsea to AS. "I speak to him quite a lot. There was a chance that we might have played together but in the end that d...Full Story »

Sergio Ramos: Cristiano Ronaldo's comments on Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata are wrong

Posted Friday, November 10, 2017 by hits

Real Madrid are not struggling because of Alvaro Morata sale, says Sergio Ramos Morata scored 20 goals for Real Madrid last season, helping Zinedine Zidane's side to a Champions League and La Liga double. But Real have struggled this season without the Spain international, who was sold to Chelsea in the summer for £60m. Ronaldo claimed Madrid's difficult start to the campaign was down to...Full Story »

Morata eyeing long-term Chelsea stay as he emerges from Madrid shadow

Posted Thursday, November 09, 2017 by fourfourtwo.com47 hits

Alvaro Morata is relishing the limelight at Chelsea and has no regrets about leaving European champions Real Madrid for Stamford Bridge as he targets Premier League silverware. Morata enjoyed two spells at boyhood club Madrid, winning two LaLiga titles and as many Champions League crowns among others, but he was unable to cement himself in the starting XI with Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benz...Full Story »

Benzema and the nostalgia for Morata

Posted Tuesday, November 07, 2017 by Marca.com53 hits

Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema doesn't have a lot going in his favour at present. One of the biggest in terms of the latter though is that he should never have chosen the No. 9 jersey. Not in Madrid. It comes down to aesthetics perhaps but the 9 in Madrid has always been for a predatory striker, a lethal penalty box forward. It is like dressing as a priest. If you dress as a priest, you ...Full Story »

Chelsea 1 - 0 Manchester United: Morata header hands Chelsea much-needed victory over Manchester United

Posted Sunday, November 05, 2017 by PA73 hits

Alvaro Morata gave Manchester United a taste of what could have been by heading Antonio Conte's Chelsea to a much-needed victory as Jose Mourinho endured another frustrating Stamford Bridge return. All eyes were on the touchline as the combustible managers faced off, with Manchester City's latest win leaving United eight points off the Premier League summit as pressure mounted on Conte just m...Full Story »

Morata: Chelsea pals begged me not to copy Falcao...

Posted Sunday, November 05, 2017 by Tribalfootball.com86 hits

Alvaro Morata has revealed Chelsea teammates urged him not to take the No9 shirt this season. The No.9's to come before him including Mateja Kezman, Khalid Boulahrouz, Steve Sidwell, Franco Di Santo, Fernando Torres failed to live up to the leading man role. The number remained vacant after Radamel Falcao found the back of the net just once in 10 Premier League appearances during his time on...Full Story »

Alvaro Morata makes embarrassing U-turn on Blues future

Posted Tuesday, October 31, 2017 by hits

Alvaro Morata had said he found life in London stressful ALVARO MORATA was forced into an embarrassing climbdown last night after throwing his Chelsea future into doubt. Morata gave an interview claiming he did not see himself staying in London "very long" because he finds the city too big and too stressful. But ahead of Chelsea's Champions League clash with Roma he now claims he would be hap...Full Story »

AS Roma vs Chelsea - Alvaro Morata 'very happy with everything in London'

Posted Tuesday, October 31, 2017 by PA63 hits

Alvaro Morata has insisted he is committed to Chelsea and is happy in London. Morata was signed for B£58million from Real Madrid in the summer as a direct replacement for Diego Costa, the striker who forced through a return to Atletico after never settling in three years at Chelsea. The 25-year-old Spain striker, who had a spell at Juventus, claimed comments reported in an interview with ...Full Story »

Chelsea should rest Alvaro Morata against Roma - Edin Dzeko

Posted Wednesday, October 18, 2017 by hits

Alvaro Morata is set to feature for Chelsea against Roma following a hamstring injury The Spanish striker hasn't played since he limped off in last month's defeat to Manchester City, but Chelsea have been boosted by the news that he's in line to feature. Dzeko faces Chelsea for the first time since he left City two years ago and is hopeful that Conte will make it a bit easier for the Italians....Full Story »

Chelsea FC vs AS Roma - Alvaro Morata expected to start as Chelsea host Roma

Posted Wednesday, October 18, 2017 by PA67 hits

Alvaro Morata is expected to start following a hamstring injury when Chelsea play Roma in Champions League Group C on Wednesday night. Michy Batshuayi was ineffective in Saturday's defeat to Crystal Palace and is likely to make way for the Spain striker. Chelsea boss Antonio Conte said: "I could take a risk on Saturday to force (Morata) to play against Crystal Palace, but I'm not so stupid. "...Full Story »

Chelsea EXCLUSIVE: Pat Nevin on Eden Hazard the destroyer and almost perfect Alvaro Morata

Posted Wednesday, October 04, 2017 by hits

Pat Nevin insists Chelsea must keep Eden Hazard if they want to challenge Europe's elite Hazard's long-term future at Stamford Bridge has been a hot topic for debate over the past few seasons. Links with Real Madrid seemingly won't go away and the Blues are working hard to tie down his services with a bumper new contract. The Belgian maestro is reportedly set to become the Premier League's to...Full Story »

Chelsea star Alvaro Morata ruled out for up to two months with hamstring injury

Posted Tuesday, October 03, 2017 by hits

The Spain international limped off during Chelsea's 1-0 defeat against Manchester City on Saturday evening. Morata, 24, pulled up midway through the first half. And according to the Daily Express, the striker faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines. They reckon Morata could be absent for up to two months with his hamstring injury. The star striker has been sensational following his summer mov...Full Story »

Morata injury not serious, says Conte

Posted Sunday, October 01, 2017 by fourfourtwo.com86 hits

Alvaro Morata came off during the first half of Chelsea's 1-0 defeat to Manchester City to avoid suffering a more serious injury. Antonio Conte does not expect Alvaro Morata to spend too long on the sidelines after Chelsea's top scorer was forced off with a first-half injury during the 1-0 defeat to Manchester City. Morata scored his seventh goal in eight matches for the Blues as Conte's men...Full Story »

Chelsea News: Many clubs will wish they had signed Alvaro Morata now - Lothar Matthaus

Posted Friday, September 29, 2017 by hits

Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata has been praised by Lothar Matthaus That's the opinion of former Germany star Lothar Matthaus who has been very impressed with the forward since his £70m move from Real Madrid this summer. Morata was on target again last night as Chelsea beat Atletico Madrid 2-1 in the Champions League. "I'm not surprised at how well Alvaro Morata has done for Chelsea, eithe...Full Story »

Antonio Conte delighted with Alvaro Morata after Chelsea batter Stoke

Posted Sunday, September 24, 2017 by hits

Chelsea star Alvaro Morata scored three against Stoke Chelsea brought in a striker from Madrid in the summer – Real’s Morata – to replace Costa. And yesterday Morata scored his first hat-trick for the Stamford Bridge club as the champions romped to a comfortable 4-0 win at Stoke. That took his scoring tally to six in seven games already for the Blues, prompting the question:...Full Story »

Stoke City 0 - 4 Chelsea FC: Morata hits hat-trick in win as Chelsea shrug off Costa saga

Posted Saturday, September 23, 2017 by PA53 hits

Chelsea continued to show there is life after Diego Costa with another Premier League victory at Stoke, with Alvaro Morata scoring a hat-trick in a 4-0 win. Morata, the club-record signing bought to replace Costa, was on the scoresheet again early on before Pedro extended the lead on the half-hour mark. Both goals came from defensive mistakes by Stoke, whose manager Mark Hughes had demanded ...Full Story »

Time is right for Alvaro Morata to be Chelsea's main man - Antonio Conte

Posted Saturday, September 23, 2017 by ESPN68 hits

Alvaro Morata is poised to become Chelsea's main striker, according to his manager Antonio Conte. Antonio Conte believes that now is "the right time" for Alvaro Morata to assume the responsibility of being the first-choice striker at a top club, and joked that the Spain international is the kind of man he would one day like his daughter to marry. Morata has hit the ground running in the Premie...Full Story »

Real Madrid legend Ronaldo: Morata's sale to Chelsea could force me out of retirement!

Posted Friday, September 22, 2017 by tribalfootball.com80 hits

Real Madrid legend Ronaldo Nazario says the sale of Alvaro Morata to Chelsea could force him out of retirement! Real chiefs accept the sale of Morata has left Zinedine Zidane's squad short of attacking options. Ronaldo remarked to AS: "The youngster of the cantera (Borja Mayoral) showed that we could count on him against Real Sociedad. "We have players who can score many goals and thus reso...Full Story »

Alvaro Morata responds to Eden Hazard's Chelsea remarks

Posted Saturday, September 16, 2017 by Thesportreview.com77 hits

Alvaro Morata has told Eden Hazard that he hopes to start scoring with his feet soon for Chelsea. The Spanish striker has made a strong start to life at Chelsea since signing for the west London club from Real Madrid back in July. Morata has scored three goals and made two assists for his team-mates in four games in the Premier League to help Chelsea move up to third place in the table. Haz...Full Story »

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