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Daily Express - Fri Aug 11 3:33 PM
CHELSEA will be without Spanish forward Pedro for their opening defence of their title tomorrow against Burnley at Stamford Bridge.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 2:05 PM
Pedro will miss Chelsea's Premier League opener against Burnley on Saturday after suffering an ankle injury in the Community Shield loss to Arsenal.
London Evening Standard - Wed Aug 9 11:29 AM
Gary Cahill admits Diego Costa will be missed by Chelsea not just because of his goalscoring return but also because of the character he brings to the Stamford Bridge dressing room.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 11:15 AM
Gary Cahill admits Diego Costa will be a ‘big miss’ for Chelsea and is hopeful Antonio Conte will bolster their squad before the window shuts. The striker scored 22 goals last season but now faces exit.
London Evening Standard - Mon Aug 7 12:50 PM
Gary Cahill has joked that Chelsea would like to finish a game against Arsenal without a red card, adding that Pedro red was more a shade of orange.
Sky Sports - Mon Aug 7 8:40 AM
Antonio Conte admits he saw red over Pedro's sending off against Arsenal and could have argued long after the Community Shield.
Irish Independent - Mon Aug 7 7:35 AM
Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte was "angry" after Sunday's Community Shield loss to Arsenal at Wembley.
Not only does Conte risk losing his players and tarnishing last season's triumph, but he is also damaging his reputation, Conte told the Daily Mail .
Sport Review - 9:14 AM
Conte told Sky Sports : This is a tragedy and it really hurts me. I had him with the national team. He was a great player but especially a fantastic guy. I stay close to his wife, parents and daughter. He was only 31 and it's very difficult to explain this situation.
Daily Express - 11:52 AM
I think you have to accept every criticism, but I am not so stupid to play against Man City open and lose 3-0 or 4-0, Conte said.
Daily Express - 5:30 AM
At this moment, you have to accept every criticism, but I am not so stupid to play open against Manchester City and win 3-0, Conte said. If you give City space behind us the game can finish not 1-0.
Soccernet - 9:43 PM