Leicester defender wants to join Chelsea this summer

first_img Loading… Chilwell, 23, has been at Leicester since aged 12 and is under contract until 2024. According to Mirror report,  the attacking full-back sees his long-term future at Chelsea. Ben Chilwell plans to tell Leicester this week that he wants to complete a switch to Chelsea this summer. Stamford Bridge boss Frank Lampard is keen to add England left-back Chilwell to his squad for next term.Advertisement Read Also: Community Shield: Fans to watch Liverpool face Arsenal or ChelseaBut the club is moving to a new £100million training ground this year and want to utilise their academy talent under Rodgers.Chilwell missed Leicester’s last five matches this term with a foot injury and was replaced by England U19 full-back Luke Thomas for the last three games.FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 center_img His decision is not just a reflection on Leicester finishing fifth and missing out on Champions League qualification behind fourth-placed Chelsea.His intention to move is based upon where he sees himself playing for the next five-six years.Chilwell also wants to nail down the England left-back spot going into next summer’s rescheduled Euros after 11 caps so far.His decision will be a blow to Foxes’ boss Brendan Rodgers but not necessarily a surprise.Rodgers said recently he was “relaxed” about the future of Chilwell.It was precisely the same phrase Rodgers used last summer when Manchester United came calling for Harry Maguire.Maguire subsequently got his move for £80million, a world-record fee for a defender.Chelsea will have to dig very deep as well to persuade Leicester to part with Chilwell too.The Foxes’ Thai owners are hugely wealthy and under no pressure to sell. Promoted Content7 Universities In The World Where Education Costs Too MuchTop 10 Female Stars Everyone Had A Crush On In The 90sCouples Who Celebrated Their Union In A Unique, Unforgettable Way12 Movies That Almost Ended Their Stars’ CareersWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?Best & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever MadeBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For ThemPortuguese Street Artist Creates Hyper-Realistic 3D GraffitiEver Thought Of Sleeping Next To Celebs? This Guy Will Show YouTop 10 Most Romantic Nations In The WorldThe Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read More13 kids at weddings who just don’t give a hootlast_img read more

WATCH LIVE: Historic SpaceX Splashdown in Florida is a “Go”

first_imgNASA says that after assessing weather conditions for splashdown off the Pensacola coast, teams from the national space agency and Space X are moving ahead with preparations to bring astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley home.This will be the first splashdown for astronauts in 45 years. NASA stated the following Saturday:SpaceX will monitor changes to conditions until 2.5 hours prior to the scheduled undocking, when a determination to proceed with departure will be made. If conditions are marginal and exceed the accepted criteria, a joint recommendation by SpaceX and NASA will be made whether to proceed with undocking at 7:34 p.m. EDT. NASA and SpaceX will make the final decision to proceed after the astronauts are ready inside Crew Dragon just before undocking.Live coverage of NASA’s SpaceX Demo-2 return will begin at 5:15 p.m. and continue through the targeted splashdown at 2:41 p.m. on Sunday, the first return of a commercially built and operated American spacecraft carrying astronauts from the space station. It will wrap up NASA’s SpaceX Demo-2 test flight after more than two months at the International Space Station.The splashdown is planned for 2:41 PM EDT.The SpaceX Crew Dragon that took off from Kennedy Space Center aboard a Falcon 9 rocket on May 30. The alternate site is located off the coast of Panama City in the Gulf of Mexico. The mission teams will continue to monitor the impact of Tropical Storm Isaias to potential splashdown sites.Crew Dragon will depart the @Space_Station with @AstroBehnken and @Astro_Doug in about 6 hours and splash down off the coast of Florida in the Gulf of Mexico at 2:41 p.m. EDT on Sunday, August 2. Demo-2 return webcast begins today at ~5:15 p.m. EDT → https://t.co/bJFjLCzWdK pic.twitter.com/JZdhG1ATzA— SpaceX (@SpaceX) August 1, 2020last_img read more