Even Chelsea have finished one year renewal with Ashley Cole, however the Blues are still planning to spend money to sign the Everton left-back Baines
Although Baines' appearance is lower than Ashley Cole in the national team last season, but his great performance in Everton has attracted a lot of fans attention. Any clubs want to take away Baines will need to spend at least 14 million pounds, coach David Moyes is unwilling to let him leave less than the above price. Tips: Every day's soccer fixtures.
The medias reported that Chelsea intend to build up double insurance for this England left-back at Stamford Bridge, while Baines is likely to appear in the left midfield position. This means the Blues emphatically trainning Cole substitute player in recent years Bertrand, his future became gloomy, even though this young player have had appeared in some big games for the team, including last year's Champions League final.
And it is important to note that, David Moyes's contract will be expired in the summer, Chelsea are also very interested in sign this Scotland coach to Stamford Bridge. And if it's successful, the success rates of Baines's deal will be greatly increased.
City manager Roberto Mancini admits he will miss Mario Balotelli, but he said that it is a very important opportunity to Balotelli to return to Italy.
After Milan announced Balotelli will undergo a medical examination, in the pre-match press conference, Mancini accepted an interview with Sky Sports, he said: "We are very sorry, because we like this child Mario, and we also like this players, but returned to Italy and join a giant club as Milan will be his another important opportunity and I hope he can continue to progress, to show his true value, because I believe that if he can train hard, he could become best player in Europe. I think reporters will miss him, because they can write things about Balotelli every day. To the medias, his leave will be a big trouble. "
Mancini added: it was nothing happen in 4 days ago, the negotiations was just started in two days ago. To Balotelli, can play in Italy and stay together with family is very important. "