With an astronomical price being slapped onto him, a tag that has seemingly increased weekly as the transfer saga has gone on, Spanish giants Real Madrid have dropped their interest in moving for the Belgian winger, in news that will surely send the Chelsea fans into rapture.
The Mail understands that Real's £100m offer for the pair is being "seriously considered" by Chelsea.
But with doubts over the future of teammates Thibaut Courtois and Willian in particular, the Blues have been desperate to keep hold of their star player, and it appears their valuation has scared Real Madrid boss Julen Lopetegui off.
But after impressing at the World Cup with England, Everton will aim to keep Pickford at Goodison Park by offering the 24-year-old a "new, improved contract".
But, according to The Times, Everton will tear up Pickford's existing five-year contract, signed following his £30million move from Sunderland last summer, and offer better terms to fend off Chelsea. He stormed the end of season award ceremony, picking up players' player and fans' player of the year. And Chelsea is prepared to take advantage of that situation.
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"I have played at a lot of big clubs and I want to help this team to go forward and I hope we can start a good season". It was not fair on Alexis [Sánchez] and [Juan] Mata and [Ander] Herrera .
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Speaking on Arsenal's pre-season tour of Singapore, Ramsey said: "Well we'll see what happens but my agent and the club are talking".
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She and her employer, CNN , said she was barred because White House officials found her questions "inappropriate", which Mr. The event from which she was banned was open to all accredited press and was not operating on the pool rotation.
Mattia Caldara is the name now being touted with a move to Stamford Bridge as negotiations for Rugani continue to drag on.
PSG duo, Kylian Mbappe and Neymar have both been heavily linked with Real Madrid. Pochettino said: "I think it's not realistic".
Leicester City are planning a raid for Newcastle skipper Jamaal Lascelles, amid fears that Manchester United might be plotting a move for their key defender Harry Maguire.
Then they still had Ronaldo, who began the season off colour, and while now the club feels that Benzema and Bale can step up a level, they would prefer to have another danger man.