- Sun Feb 4 7:30 PM
Milan (AFP) – Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has ruled himself out as Italy coach but interim boss Luigi Di Biagio could be an option, Italian football federation (FIGC) assistant commissioner Alessandro Costacurta said Sunday. Former AC Milan star Costacurta has been given the task of finding a r...
- Sun Feb 4 5:49 PM
Poll: Is Roman Good Enough To Take Chelsea Forward Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 17:49:08 Sorry Roman, we've spoken to the people and the people said no
- Sun Feb 4 2:44 PM
Watford v Chelsea - Early Team-News Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 14:44:51 Chelsea take on Watford in the Monday Night Football slot, at Vicarage Road.
- Sun Feb 4 2:30 PM
Paris (AFP) – Olivier Giroud
revealed on Sunday his move from Arsenal to Chelsea was motivated by a World Cup warning from France coach Didier Deschamps. Having dropped down the pecking order with Arsene Wenger’s Gunners, Giroud knew he would need to be playing more regularly if he is to convince...
- Sun Feb 4 11:52 AM
And Barkley Makes EIGHT Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 11:31:14 According to one news source, Chelsea may have added another of their squad to the injury list.
- Sun Feb 4 11:38 AM
Three World-Class Signings Would Make the Differen Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 11:38:38 During the past few days, since Chelsea lost at home to Bournemouth, there has been a common theme amongst several of the comments posted on this site.
- Sun Feb 4 11:19 AM
Hart Linked with Chelsea Move Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 11:19:11 The future of Thibaut Courtois continues to generate column inches.
- Sun Feb 4 11:00 AM
Conte Could be Axed This Week Claim Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 11:00:09 The media survive by publishing outrageous headlines, headlines that attract your attention and sell papers.
- Sun Feb 4 10:55 AM
Simeone Not Interested in Chelsea Position Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 10:55:20 If Conte were to be axed!
- Sun Feb 4 8:50 AM
Matic`s Thoughts on United Win v Huddersfield Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 04/02/2018 08:50:56 Yesterday, with the score 0-0 at half-time, thoughts of that dire run of home form, under Louis van Gaal, sprung to mind, a run where 0-0 home draws became the norm.
- Sun Feb 4 8:04 AM
Chelsea step up chase for Conte's replacement, ready to test this club's resolve for their boss - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea want to appoint Napoli’s Maurizio Sarri as the club’s next manager. Speculation surrounding Antonio Conte’s future at Stamford Bridge refuses to die down,...
- Sun Feb 4 7:58 AM
Celtic interested in signing technically gifted attacker, Chelsea monitoring him as well - originally posted on Sportslens.com Scottish champions Celtic are interested in signing the highly talented Republic of Ireland youth international Elvis Azah. The prodigious young winger managed to impress...
- Sun Feb 4 7:50 AM
Predicted Chelsea XI - Giroud Must Start Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 07:50:14 What's the point of signing these players if you don't play them
- Sun Feb 4 1:30 AM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte insists speculation over his job will not derail his attempt to get his struggling Chelsea side back on track in the fight for a top-four finish in the Premier League. The English champions need to bounce back from a humiliating 3-0 home thrashing by Bournemouth on We...
- Sat Feb 3 4:46 PM
What does February have in store for Chelsea? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 03/02/2018 16:13:34 It`s fair to say that the month of January didn`t end as we`d all hoped.
- Sat Feb 3 4:09 PM
Watford v Chelsea - Match Officials Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 03/02/2018 16:09:13 Who is the man in the middle for this one?
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- Sat Feb 3 2:02 PM
De Gea, Valencia, Smalling, Rojo, Shaw, Matic, McTominay, Lingard, Mata, Sanchez, Lukaku.
- Sat Feb 3 10:35 AM
Batshuayi Hits The Ground Running Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 03/02/2018 10:35:42 The lad's off to a cracker of a start, good for him
- Sat Feb 3 10:34 AM
Oxford beaten by Chelsea U21's Vitalfootball: Oxford: 03/02/2018 10:12:55 U's out of the Checkatrade Cup
- Sat Feb 3 8:24 AM
Chelsea Should Concentrate On Shankly`s Holy Trini Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 03/02/2018 08:01:40 There's a lot of talk about Abramovich but he's not that important as far I'm concerned
- Fri Feb 2 8:41 PM
That Was The Month That Was Not Very Good Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/02/2018 20:41:53 After last months nine games, we have just five in February, sadly two of them are against Manchester United and Barcelona
- Fri Feb 2 4:37 PM
Kasey Palmer - The One That Got Away Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/02/2018 16:23:00 Although, on January transfer day, we did our best to keep you abreast of all the transfer activity going on, it appears that one deal slipped through the net.
- Fri Feb 2 4:09 PM
Conte Happy to Stay at Chelsea Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/02/2018 16:09:16 As he responds to the all-important question at the pre-match press conference ahead of the trip to Watford.
- Fri Feb 2 4:00 PM
With reports stating that Antonio Conte is not happy at Chelsea and will leave at the end of the season, the Italian has responded in typical fashion to maintain his commitment. There has been so much negativity surrounding Chelsea and our head coach in particular of late (as featured in the two...
- Fri Feb 2 4:00 PM
The doom and gloom in the media continues this afternoon with the Sky Sports Soccer Saturday pundits in agreement that it's looking like Chelsea will miss out finishing inside the top four this season. Our midweek defeat to Bournemouth has really escalated into ridiculous comments being made by...
- Fri Feb 2 4:00 PM
That was the statement made by respected pundit Gary Neville
on the SkySports Debate show last night when both he and Jamie Carragher
discussed our transfer window and the signings we have made since Antonio Conte arrived at the club. As with any defeat there is always talk of a crisis at Chelse...
- Fri Feb 2 3:04 PM
Stan Wenners Attempts Positivity Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/02/2018 14:50:17 There comes a time when all Chelsea fans have to stand up and be Chelsea fans.
- Fri Feb 2 1:21 PM
Conte Dominating the Media Headlines Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/02/2018 12:55:53 Following the midweek defeat, at the hands of AFC Bournemouth, the media have had a field day with regards to the future of Antonio Conte.
- Fri Feb 2 8:35 AM
Chelsea's Premier League Record 95 Points Under Th Vitalfootball: Man City: 02/02/2018 08:13:07 During the 2004/05 season Chelsea won the Premier League title after accumulating a record 95 points. But, could this point tally be under threat by Pep Guardiola's Manchester City?
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- Fri Feb 2 8:22 AM
Plenty of Everton references in his first press conference back Tim Cahill has nothing to prove to anyone regarding his football career, but to himself. “Every single player I’ve played with who now manage, they say ‘Don’t retire if you can still run’ . Because some of them stopped a bit earlier,...
- Fri Feb 2 5:45 AM
Antonio Conte’s days at Chelsea are numbered - originally posted on Sportslens.com The chances of Antonio Conte being Chelsea boss for much longer are looking decidedly bleak as each day passes. The Italian is enduring the most difficult period of his 18-month tenure. One win in the last eight ma...
- Fri Feb 2 4:50 AM
PHOENIX (AP) -- Keonta Vernon had 18 points and Oscar
Frayer pulled down a career-high 13 rebounds as Grand Canyon raced past UMKC 79-62 on Thursday night, giving GCU its fifth win in the last six games. The teams traded 7-0 runs early, and there were six ties to go along with five lead changes i...
- Thu Feb 1 10:45 PM
Rome (AFP) – Chelesa manager Antonio Conte is eager to return to Italy and could fill the vacant position as national coach, newly-appointed Italian FA commissioner Roberto Fabbricini said Thursday. Conte left the job for Chelsea after Euro 2016, but replacement Gian Piero Ventura was sacked aft...
- Thu Feb 1 10:32 PM
Chelsea v Bournemouth Poll Roundup Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/02/2018 22:14:07 This was not Chelsea's greatest night of the season
- Thu Feb 1 5:30 PM
According to the press, Antonio Conte’s days are seemingly numbered at Stamford Bridge and the man being touted to replace him is former Barcelona manager Luis Enrique. The Spaniard won the Champions League during an extremely prosperous spell at the Nou Camp, but was shown the door after the cl...
- Thu Feb 1 5:19 PM
Chelsea U21s (h): Semi-Final Tickets Selling Well Vitalfootball: Lincoln: 01/02/2018 17:19:04 Tickets for The Imps game against Chelsea U21s on Tuesday 6th February in the Semi-Final of the Checkatrade Trophy are now on general sale.
- Thu Feb 1 3:14 PM
Next Expensive Managerial Puppet Please Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/02/2018 15:14:22 When even their pet Mail newspaper throws shade on the CFC board`s behavior, you know it`s gone nuclear.
- Thu Feb 1 2:15 PM
London (AFP) – Olivier Giroud
pinpointed a return to Champions League football as a key factor in his decision to join Chelsea from Arsenal on the final day of the January transfer window. Giroud was a helpless spectator as Chelsea crashed to a 3-0 defeat to Bournemouth on Wednesday to harm their...
- Thu Feb 1 1:21 PM
Chelsea 0 Bournemouth 3 - Views from the Bench Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/02/2018 12:56:16 Was it just one of those nights or are there serious problems at Stamford Bridge?
- Thu Feb 1 12:54 PM
Chelsea 0 Bournemouth 3 - Post-Match Fascinating F Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/02/2018 12:54:49 On what was a miserable night!
- Thu Feb 1 12:10 PM
A Look At The Chelsea FC Injury List Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/02/2018 12:10:56 Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Chelsea FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.
- Thu Feb 1 11:53 AM
Last 10: Madrid: 3 Barcelona: 3 United, Inter, Chelsea, Bayern: 1 My prediction: Madrid : 2 Barcelona : 2 PSG : 3 Bayern : 1 City, United : 1
- Thu Feb 1 11:36 AM
With the transfer deadline now closed, it’s time to have a look at our new signings this season and to evaluate Antonio Conte’s squad - I think we have done well, I really do. OK, so Chelsea have not gone all out and spent ridiculous money on players this month as the likes of Liverpool, Manches...
- Thu Feb 1 11:27 AM
Former Chelsea youngster Oladapo Afolayan has joined West Ham for an undisclosed fee.
- Thu Feb 1 10:33 AM
There is plenty of negative focus on Antonio Conte’s post-match comments made after the defeat to Bournemouth. He is only re-iterating the obvious and I do not see why it’s being made into such a big deal. Watching SkySports continually loop the “latest” deadline day transfer deals last night, t...
- Thu Feb 1 10:13 AM
Well as the crowd poured out, I laughed my head off the last twenty minutes of that game. To celebrate the biggest pile of crap I've seen from a Chelsea side since the Emirates in September 2016, I'm going to write our match up in the style of a first class, grade A nappy sh*tter -( This match re...
- Thu Feb 1 8:29 AM
Giroud Suits Chelsea`s Short Termism Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/02/2018 08:15:22 Off the back of another defeat Giroud must be looking forward to getting stuck-in
- Thu Feb 1 8:08 AM
Five Things: Man City win the transfer window, Giroud good value for Chelsea, Arsenal defence a worry - originally posted on Sportslens.com The January transfer window is now closed and it’s fair to say that some clubs fared much better than others. Long-winded sagas were a major feature during t...
- Thu Feb 1 2:41 AM
Quote from HScRed1 on Today at 02:37:22 am Wow 0-3 at home to Bournemouth. Abramovic has probably already signed off the P45. Probably trying to get Hiddink on speed dial!!
- Thu Feb 1 2:01 AM
London (AFP) – England’s Premier League clubs have spent more money than ever in a January transfer window, with initial estimates suggesting they had reached the £450 million ($639 million, 514 million euros) mark come deadline day. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang joined Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund...
- Thu Feb 1 1:25 AM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte had no doubt the pressure on his position would intensify after his Chelsea side’s stunning 3-0 defeat by Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday. The Blues head coach insists his Chelsea team, the reigning Premier League champions, are over-achieving this season...
- Thu Feb 1 12:44 AM
Sydney (AFP) – Veteran Tim Cahill says he left Australia to rejoin Millwall to ensure he gets to a fourth World Cup, and is excited by the appointment of Bert van Marwijk to lead the national team. The 38-year-old quit Melbourne City in December after rarely featuring in the starting line-up sinc...
- Wed Jan 31 11:18 PM
London (AFP) – Tottenham’s Christian Eriksen scored within 11 seconds on Wednesday to overshadow Alexis Sanchez’s Premier League debut for Manchester United, while Chelsea crashed to a 3-0 defeat by Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge. Manchester City ignored the carnage around them to march serenely...
- Wed Jan 31 10:49 PM
Three points behind United with 13 matches to go. We've got Spurs at home, United away and Chelsea away. The other 10 matches are Southampton, Everton, Palace and West Brom away, plus West Ham, Watford, Newcastle, Bournemouth, Stoke City and Brighton a
- Wed Jan 31 10:46 PM
London (AFP) – Tottenham’s Christian Eriksen scored within 11 seconds on Wednesday to overshadow Alexis Sanchez’s Premier League debut for Manchester United as Chelsea crashed 3-0 to Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge. Manchester City ignored the carnage around them to march serenely on, widening the...
- Wed Jan 31 10:21 PM
London (AFP) – Olivier Giroud
was a helpless spectator as Chelsea slumped to a shock 3-0 home defeat by Bournemouth in the Premier League on Wednesday. Giroud had completed a move across London from Arsenal worth a reported £18 million ($26 million, 21 million euros) earlier in the day, but the d...
- Wed Jan 31 9:50 PM
Antonio Conte Reaches His Deadline Day Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/01/2018 21:50:10 Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear, pitiful, but it is only a game
- Wed Jan 31 9:04 PM
Chelsea Confirmed Barnsley Postponed Vitalfootball: Hull City: 31/01/2018 21:04:04 A date for our FA Cup fifth round tie against Chelsea has now been set, but the Barnsley game has been postponed following our progress in the competition.
- Wed Jan 31 8:01 PM
Roman Abramovich Writes Forward In Chelsea Program Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/01/2018 20:01:38 Roman launches his initiative to fight anti semitism
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- Wed Jan 31 7:01 PM
De Gea, Valencia, Smalling, Jones, Young, Matic, Pogba, Sanchez, Lingard, Martial, Lukaku. Subs: Romero, Rojo, Shaw, Fellaini, Herrera, Mata, Rashford. Spurs: Lloris, Trippier, Sanchez, Vertonghen, Davies, Dier, Dembele, Eriksen, Dele, Son, Kane.
- Wed Jan 31 6:15 PM
Berlin (AFP) – Borussia Dortmund signed Belgian forward Michy Batshuayi on loan from Chelsea just before the German transfer window closed on Wednesday — hours after Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s departure to Arsenal. Having sold Aubameyang to the Gunners, who spent a club record £56 million ($79.2...
- Wed Jan 31 6:15 PM
London (AFP) – Chelsea signed France striker Olivier Giroud
from London rivals Arsenal on Wednesday’s transfer deadline day, freeing up Michy Batshuayi to leave Stamford Bridge on loan to German side Borussia Dortmund. Premier League champions Chelsea revealed on their website that Giroud had sig...
- Wed Jan 31 6:01 PM
London (AFP) – Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang joined Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund for a club-record fee of around £56 million on Wednesday, with Olivier Giroud
moving to Chelsea as part of a complicated transfer jigsaw. But as the clock ticked down to the closure of the transfer window in England at...
- Wed Jan 31 5:14 PM
Done deal: Chelsea sign Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud
- originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea have signed Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud
for £15.3m on an 18-month contract, ending the Frenchman’s six years at the Emirates. Giroud made 253 appearances for the Gunners, scoring 105 goals, and...
- Wed Jan 31 4:49 PM
After spending all month scrambling for a big striker, the Blues finally have their man on transfer deadline day. After a month of searchin around Europe for a big target striker, Chelsea and Antonio Conte finally have their man, signing Olivier Giroud
from Arsenal for a reported £18 million on t...
- Wed Jan 31 3:28 PM
Done deal: London club confirm Kane departure - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea have confirmed versatile defender Todd Kane has joined League One side Oxford United on loan until the end of the season. The 24-year-old has yet to make a first-team appearance for the Blues, and will be...
- Wed Jan 31 1:05 PM
Match Day Moments - AFC Bournemouth (h) Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/01/2018 13:05:22 Tonight, to the back-drop of the January transfer window closing, Chelsea welcome AFC Bournemouth to Stamford Bridge for a Premier League fixture.
- Wed Jan 31 12:07 PM
Agent arrives in London to finalise attacker's January transfer to Chelsea - originally posted on Sportslens.com Olivier Giroud
is all set to join Chelsea on a permanent deal later today. The Frenchman was surplus to requirements at Emirates and the defending champions have agreed on a £18million...
- Wed Jan 31 9:59 AM
Chelsea take on Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge tonight without David Luiz
, Alvaro Morata and Willian ruled out through injury and additional uncertainty over Michy Batshuayi. Tonight’s game is just as important as any other but the whole transfer deadline day scenario is far from ideal. Antonio...
- Wed Jan 31 9:59 AM
It’s transfer deadline day and Michy Batshuayi will sign on loan for Borussia Dortmund with Olivier Giroud
joining Chelsea for a deal worth a reported £18m. Antonio Conte had confirmed in his pre-match press conference ahead of our Premier League game against Bournemouth tonight that Edin Dzeko...
- Wed Jan 31 9:38 AM
Chelsea Transfer Day Live!! Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/01/2018 09:15:20 It's finally here, the last day of gossip and tittle-tattle. Normality returns from tomorrow and we can just concentrate of football
- Wed Jan 31 7:58 AM
Transfer round-up: Mahrez wants Man City move, Chelsea and Arsenal sagas roll on, Everton eye defender - originally posted on Sportslens.com It’s Deadline Day! After weeks of rumours and whispers we’ve reached Jim White’s magic day and (at the time of writing) Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is STILL a...
- Wed Jan 31 6:05 AM
Shanghai (AFP) – Oscar
demanded Shanghai SIPG improve “in many aspects” after the Brazilian star’s big-spending side failed to convince in becoming the fourth Chinese team to reach the Asian Champions League group stage. SIPG limped to a 1-0 home victory over Thai minnows Chiangrai United in coac...
- Wed Jan 31 6:05 AM
Stanislas: We have happy memories beating Chelsea Vitalfootball: AFC Bournemouth: 31/01/2018 06:05:23 AFC Bournemouth winger Junior Stanislas would like the side to replicate their win against Chelsea from their first season in the Premier League.