Willian has gone some distance to quietening the whispers about a potential move to link up with Jose Mourinho at Manchester United by speaking about his love of London and confirming he is applying for a British passport.
England announced their squad for their upcoming games against Scotland and France today, and Gary Cahill was the only Chelsea man included.
Chelsea's need for a top striker this summer has been well known for some time now, but one of their main targets may be slipping from their grasp.
Michy Batshuayi looked on the verge of being one of the flops of the season at Christmastime after his £33m transfer had from Marseille had amounted to just a couple of sub appearances in the league and a few starts in the cups in rotated teams.
Newcastle United have signed Chelsea winger Christian Atsu on a permanent deal after a successful loan in the North East.
Both of Spain's biggest teams have been linked with moves for Chelsea defender Cesar Azpilicueta.
Chelsea now look set to keep hold of Antonio Conte after months of worrying rumours.
Chelsea will have a huge transfer budget this summer after a frugal period of sales and new sponsors has built Antonio Conte a serious transfer war chest.
Chelsea will extend the contract of third choice keeper Eduardo after he impressed in training and as a presence in the dressing room.
Former Chelsea striker Chris Sutton has urged manager Antonio Conte to give Michy Batshuayi another shot next season after the Belgian's prolific end to the season.
Chelsea fans will be hoping for at least one big name striker to arrive this summer, meaning that there may not be room for Traore in the squad in the long term.
Blues fans are back in their box, but given the strength of rumours linking us with the Frenchman, it may not be for long.
Roman Abramovich is about a reclusive an owner as you're likely to find, but even he can't hide himself away all year when there's a big party on...
Today's team news from an emotional Stamford Bridge....
Andreas Christensen has been on loan at Borussia Monchengladbach for two years, and it feels like 1 and a half of them have been spent discussing his potential return to the Blues.
Nat Chalobah has a Premier League winners medal now after a season of mainly helping the team out off the bench. But his greatest contribution to Chelsea this year could still be yet to arrive.
Michy could be heading in the other direction to some serious talents from Monaco...
Chelsea are preparing for a summer of big spending, with £200m million available for Antonio Conte to prepare his squad for the Champions League next term.
It looks as though all parties may now have come to the conclusion that a transfer would suit everyone.
It's just rewards for a fantastic season from Courtois, a welcome bounce-back from last year's struggles.