Chelsea news and transfers LIVE: Tuchel confirms Rudiger plans, Lukaku twist, James injury blow

Hello and welcome to football.londonMonday on the Chelsea Live Blog. Following Sunday afternoon’s win over West Ham United, we expect plenty of reactions as the Blues take a big step towards securing a place in the Premier League’s top four this season.

Chelsea left it late, with Christian Pulisic finding the bottom corner on 90 minutes to give the Blues maximum points against their London rivals at Stamford Bridge. It was a disappointing performance from the Blues, but results are what matter most at this stage of the season.

The performance itself, however, may have highlighted some areas of the squad that need improvement during the summer transfer window. With each passing day, the rumor mill continues to race, all obviously depending on the current situation of the property.

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In today’s live blog, we expect to hear plenty of reactions to yesterday’s three-pointer, as well as the latest transfer rumors and also updates on the ownership saga. That being said, make sure to keep the blog locked throughout the day so you don’t miss any updates.