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Chelsea give one-year contract extensions to Olivier Giroud and Willy Caballero

Chelsea give one-year contract extensions to Olivier Giroud and Willy Caballero

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Olivier Giroud and Willy Caballero have both signed contract extensions to stay at Stamford Bridge for another season. Giroud’s existing deal at Chelsea had been due to expire at the end of the current campaign and he had been linked with a prospective move to Lazio. Getty Images Olivier Giroud joined Chelsea from Arsenal in January 2018 But the 33-year-old said he was delighted to confirm his future at the Premier League club. Giroud told Chelsea’s official website: “I am delighted to continue my journey and adventure at Chelsea. “I can’t wait to get back to playing and enjoying competitive football with my team-mates.”I’m looking forward to wearing the Chelsea shirt again, especially in front of our fans at a full Stamford Bridge, whenever it is sa
Willian sensationally claims that moving to Arsenal or Tottenham ‘would be fine’ with Chelsea contract set to expire this summer

Willian sensationally claims that moving to Arsenal or Tottenham ‘would be fine’ with Chelsea contract set to expire this summer

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Willian has sensationally claimed he would be ‘fine’ moving to either Arsenal or Tottenham this summer.The Chelsea star’s contract at Stamford Bridge is set to expire at the end of the season, with negotiations stalling as the Brazil international holds out for a three-year extension. Getty Images - Getty Chelsea star Willian is attracting interest from Tottenham and Arsenal Talks have come to a standstill and recent reports have suggested that Tottenham and Arsenal may be looking to capitalise by offering Willian a contract to join the club in the summer. And despite admitting the respect he has for Chelsea fans, the Brazil star said it would be ‘fine’ for him to move to a rival club. When asked about a move to either Arsenal or Spurs in an interview
Pentagon to reconsider Jedi $10bn cloud contract

Pentagon to reconsider Jedi $10bn cloud contract

Technology
The US Department of Defense is to "reconsider" its decision to award a multi-billion dollar cloud contract to Microsoft over Amazon.It comes in response to a court case brought by Amazon Web Services (AWS), claiming the decision was politically motivated.President Trump had previously expressed concern about Amazon's bid.In a court filing, the Pentagon said the U-turn was "in response to.... technical challenges presented by AWS".Microsoft said it "remained confident" its bid was "technologically superior".In a statement, it said: "We believe the Department of Defense made the correct decision when they awarded the contract. "However, we support their decision to reconsider a small number of factors as it is likely the fastest w...
Consumer contract changes ‘could save customers money’

Consumer contract changes ‘could save customers money’

Technology
Broadband, TV and phone customers will be given the chance to avoid hefty price hikes when their contracts end under rules taking effect on Saturday. UK watchdog Ofcom says users could save £150 a year on broadband alone once they are informed of alternative deals. Around 20 million customers are out of contract with their suppliers, leaving many paying more than they need to. The regulator says people can earn big monthly savings if they are told in advance of discounts on new deals. Matt Powell, editor at comparison site Broadband Genie, said the requirement for companies to warn when contracts are about to expire would help loyal customers remain on the best plans. BT to charge people £50 for keeping old wi-fi routers Regulator Ofcom to have more powe
Longbow nabs $235.8M contract for Fire Control Radar support

Longbow nabs $235.8M contract for Fire Control Radar support

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Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Longbow LLC, a joint venture of Lockheed Martin and Northrup Grumman, received a $ 235.8 million contract Friday to support Fire Control Radar systems for Apache helicopters for 11 foreign governments, the Department of Defense announced. The foreign military sales funds the contract, which funds production support for Apache attack helicopters in South Korea, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, Greece, India, Indonesia, Netherlands, Qatar and Britain. According to Northrop Grumman, Apache Longbow Fire Control Radar provides air crews with situational awareness beyond maximum engagement ranges and can be used for a variety of roles and missions. Its primary combat targeting modes include Ground Target Mode, Air Targeting Mode and a Maritime Targeting Mode...