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Chelsea transfer news LIVE: Man United threaten Chilwell and Havertz deals, Oblak refuses to rule out Blues move, Inter plot audacious Kante swoop

Chelsea transfer news LIVE: Man United threaten Chilwell and Havertz deals, Oblak refuses to rule out Blues move, Inter plot audacious Kante swoop

Sports
Chelsea are set to be among the busiest clubs in this summer’s transfer window. The Blues have already completed the signings of Hakim Ziyech and Timo Werner and now are eyeing more big deals, while a number of players have been put up for sale. Keep up to date with all the latest Chelsea news and transfer gossip below… Let's block ads! (Why?) talkSPORT
European SolO probe ready to take on audacious mission

European SolO probe ready to take on audacious mission

Science
The European spacecraft that aims to take the closest ever pictures of the Sun is built and ready for launch.The Solar Orbiter, or SolO, probe will put itself inside the orbit of Planet Mercury to train its telescopes on the surface of our star.Other instruments will sense the constant outflow of particles and their embedded magnetic fields. Scientists hope the detailed observations can help them understand better what drives the Sun's activity.This goes up and down on an 11-year cycle. It's sure to be a fascinating endeavour but it's one that has direct relevance to everyone on Earth.The energetic outbursts from our star have the ability to damage satellites, harm astronauts, degrade radio communications, and even knock power gr...
Ovo Energy lines up audacious SSE retail deal

Ovo Energy lines up audacious SSE retail deal

Business
By Mark Kleinman, City editor Ovo Energy, the decade-old gas and electricity supplier, is plotting a move into the ranks of Britain's biggest utilities with a bid to acquire the retail operations of SSE.Sky News can exclusively reveal that Ovo has been in discussions for a number of months with SSE, the FTSE-100 group, about a deal. A transaction is not certain to be struck, but sources close to the situation said this weekend that it could be agreed in outline within weeks.If a deal is completed, it would pave the way for SSE's exit from the challenged UK energy retail market and catapult Ovo into the big league of British power suppliers.Under its pioneering chief executive, Stephen Fitzpatrick, Ovo has already amassed 1.5 million customers, some of ...
British submarine HMS Audacious completes first dive

British submarine HMS Audacious completes first dive

Business
Jan. 17 (UPI) -- The HMS Audacious, Britain's latest nuclear-powered submarine, has successfully completed its first dive, reports shipbuilder BAE Systems.The Royal Navy's fourth Astute-class attack submarine was completely submerged for the first time at the company's Barrow, England, facility, and many of the 318-feet long vessel's onboard systems were successfully tested.The submarine is capable of carrying Tomahawk missiles and striking targets up to 600 miles away.The Audacious was launched in 2017, and will undergo sea trials later this year.At the time of its launch, BAE Systems Submarines managing director Will Blamey said the ship "enters the water in a more advanced state of build than any previous Astute-class submarine, which puts us in a good position for the next phase of wor...
Transfer ALERT! Brighton plotting audacious move for Inter Milan striker Stevan Jovetic

Transfer ALERT! Brighton plotting audacious move for Inter Milan striker Stevan Jovetic

Sports
Stevan Jovetic spent the second half of last season on loan at SevillaMonday, August 21, 2017Brighton are preparing an audacious swoop for Inter Milan striker Stevan Jovetic.The 27-year-old has been deemed surplus to requirements at the San Siro and he spent the second half of last season on loan at Sevilla.The Spanish club considered signing the Montenegro international on a permanent transfer this summer, but they have since shifted their attentions elsewhere.That has left Jovetic in limbo looking for a new club but, according to Gazzetta dello Sport, Brighton are ready to come to his rescue.The newly-promoted side are in the market for a striker and they are keen to see if a deal can be struck for the former Manchester City man.Newcastle United are on the hunt for a forward too and they...