The biggest stories on Friday for the Blues.
Lionel Messi could make shock Chelsea switch from FC Barcelona in £500m deal
Reports that Messi is unsettled at the Nou Camp are starting to pick up pace and now the Blues have been linked with a huge offer worth £500m, according to the Sun.
The Argentina international has fallen out with head coach Luis Enrique and Manchester City are also said to be keeping a close eye on developments.
If Messi were to leave Barcelona it would cost £210m top activate his release clause, plus a six-year contract with wages of around £45m per annum.
Real Madrid star aims dig at Chelsea boss & ex-Liverpool midfielder.
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Chelsea transfer news.