Date: 28th January 2013 at 1:04pm
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Although the inference, from Rafa Benitez, is that following the signing of Demba Ba, Chelsea will not be making any more transfer window signings, newspaper speculation has thrown a very interesting name into the proverbial hat.

News sources are suggesting that Chelsea are getting keener, by the day, to land Birmingham City`s promising England U21 keeper – Jack Butland.

Cash starved Birmingham City are reluctant to lose their young keeper but the threat of going into administration could be the driving factor in tying up a deal.

Birmingham, in need of some cash fast, are rumoured to be ready to accept as little as £3 million for the highly rated keeper.

With the Vital Chelsea membership continually expressing fears about a decent back-up for Petr Cech, has the realization finally hit home, in the boardroom, that Turnbull and Hilario are not what`s required?