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7pm Chelsea news LIVE: Ake LATEST, Boehly second takeover bid, Zaha transfer, Neymar battle, Werner and Dembele scouted – The Sun

CHELSEA qualified for the Champions League last 16 with a 2-1 victory over Lille.

But the Blues will face a tough last 16 tie, with Barcelona, Bayern Munich, RB Leipzig, Juventus and PSG their potential opponents.

Follow all the latest from West London below… 

  • GREAT stuff from Blues legend Joe Cole.

  • NATHAN AKE has played down speculation that he could leave Bournemouth.

    According to Sky Sports, he said: “I love Bournemouth.

    “The place where we live is amazing. It's so chilled and nice, and also the club itself is a family club.

    “Especially as a young player to come here, it's a perfect fit.

    “I don't like to look too far ahead normally.”

  • NATHAN AKE is open to joining Chelsea or Manchester City as top Premier League clubs circle Bournemouth ace.

    Ake was today ruled out for up to six weeks with a hamstring injury but Cherries boss Eddie Howe has admitted the 24-year-old's longer-term future is “out of our control”.

    And The Athletic suggest ex-Chelsea youngster Ake is narrowing down his preferred options should he move in January.

  • LEICESTER boss Brendan Rodgers is adamant the club won't be selling ANY of their star players in the transfer window.

    Chelsea have been heavily linked to Ben Chilwell – but Rodgers is adamant they will all be staying put.

    Speaking to Sky Sports, the former Celtic and Liverpool boss said: “There will be no one leaving in January. Categorically.”

  • AMERICAN billionaire Todd Boehly is reportedly ready to make a second bid for Chelsea.

    Here's how he compares to current owner Roman Abramovich.

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