Abramovich ready to outbid all rivals to get Gotze to Chelsea
Chelsea are ready to break the bank for Borussia Dortmund star Mario Gotze. The Germany international is expected to leave Dortmund at the end of this season - if not sooner - and has Manchester United, Arsenal and Real Madrid all chasing his signature.
However, the Sunday Times says Blues boss Andre Villas-Boas has the backing of owner Roman Abramovich to outbid all rivals for Gotze.
AVB sees Gotze as the player to replace Frank Lampard