Jose Mourinho has said after Chelsea's first victory of the season over West Brom that people love to see his side lose - and would have been disappointed with the result at the end of a hard-fought win away at the Hawthorns for the reigning champions.
With three transfer bids all being rejected for the talented young defender, reports have suggested the 21-year-old has now submitted a formal transfer request - in order to force a Chelsea move before the end of the window.
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F.T. West Brom 2-3 Chelsea
92' West Brom are pushing forward in numbers in the dying embers of the game. Can they find an equaliser?
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