Previous
Liverpool
Villarreal
3
0
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 3 - 1
Game Details
Rostov
Lokomotiv Moscow
4:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Orlando City SC
New York Red Bulls
11:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Veracruz
Morelia
12:30 AM UTC May 7, 2016
Game Details
Santos
Guadalajara
2:30 AM UTC May 7, 2016
Game Details
Hebei China Fortune FC
Henan Jianye
11:35 AM UTC
Game Details
Albirex Niigata
Balestier Khalsa
11:30 AM UTC
Game Details
Next

Cavani proved too expensive for Chelsea

ESPN understands Chelsea considered a move for Napoli forward Edinson Cavani but were priced out of a transfer.

• Cavani agrees extension

Chelsea were thought to be in the market for a striker during the transfer window, and Cavani was mentioned as a potential target.

However, Napoli's asking price of around £40 million for the Uruguay international prevented a deal being struck, and ultimately he signed a new contract at Stadio San Paolo.

A source told ESPN: "The name of Cavani was mentioned as a possible transfer at Chelsea, but not Falcao."

Chelsea were also linked with an approach for Falcao, who scored an impressive brace for Atletico Madrid in their 4-1 win over the Blues in the UEFA Super Cup.

But ESPN understands no bid was made for the striker, nor is there a £35 million deal in place to bring him to Stamford Bridge in the future.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.