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Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 11:45 PM
Pat Nevin believes that Alvaro Morata is an “almost perfect” striker following his strong start to his first season at Chelsea. The 24-year-old forward has quickly adapted to the rigours of the Premier League following his transfer to the west London club from Real Madrid back in July. Morata sco...
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 11:12 PM
CHELSEA have to remember they don’t have to worry about beating Atletico Madrid.
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 26 11:09 PM
Charlie Nicholas provides us with his predictions for Wednesday night's Champions League fixtures, tipping disappointment for all three British sides. Chelsea, Manchester United and Celtic are all on the road as they visit Atletico Madrid, CSKA Moscow and more »
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 10:50 PM
LOTHAR MATTHAUS is SunSport’s European football expert. The Germany legend looks at what Chelsea must do to keep Atletico Madrid at bay this evening. I LOVE watching Atletico. They are a fantastic team, a special team. For me, they are similar to the Inter Milan side that won the Champions League...
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 26 10:45 PM
Diego Costa has reiterated his Chelsea exit did not pan out as he hoped but says he will never forget his three seasons with the club.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 10:45 PM
DIEGO COSTA has penned an emotional message to Chelsea fans after completing his return to Atletico Madrid.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 10:44 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has warned Eden Hazard that it is time to step up and show what he can do in the Champions League tonight.
Mirror - Tue Sep 26 10:14 PM
The side trained at the Wanda Metropolitano ahead of Wednesday night's clash against Atletico Madrid
Metro - Tue Sep 26 10:01 PM
He's looking like a brilliant signing already
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 9:46 PM
STARSPORT bring you all the latest news and transfer gossip from Chelsea.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 9:33 PM
ATLETICO MADRID boss Diego Simeone says Chelsea's in-form Alvaro Morata is a "great forward" but wouldn’t be drawn on comparisons with Diego Costa ahead of Wednesday's Champions League clash.
Mirror - Tue Sep 26 9:27 PM
Brilliant Belgian set for just second start of the season away to Atletico Madrid on Wednesday after summer ankle surgery
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 9:09 PM
DIEGO COSTA has completed his move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid.
Soccernet - Tue Sep 26 8:59 PM
Diego Costa has officially completed his move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid, the clubs announced on Tuesday evening. After Costa fell out of
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 8:51 PM
DIEGO SIMEONE admits he is second best to Antonio Conte as the two prepare for a dugout face off. Hothead Simeone was uncharacteristically diplomatic ahead of tonight’s Champions League showdown at Atletico’s brand new 68, 000 seater stadium. Former Chelsea striker Diego Costa may be paraded befo...
Mirror - Tue Sep 26 8:48 PM
Striker returning to La Liga giants after three seasons at Stamford Bridge is following in fellow Spaniard's footsteps
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 8:45 PM
CHELSEA are favourites to sign Edinson Cavani if he quits Paris Saint-Germain in January. The Uruguay ace publicly fell out with new signing Neymar over set-piece duties. After he refused a £880, 000 offer to step aside and let the Brazilian take penalties, the odds have shortened on him leaving...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 8:45 PM
ANTONIO CONTE is hellbent on turning the tide on Spain’s dominance over European football with Chelsea.
Irish Independent - Tue Sep 26 8:38 PM
Diego Costa has completed his move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid, the Spanish side have announced.
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 26 8:29 PM
Diego Costa is "very happy to return home" after completing a move to Atletico Madrid and leaving Chelsea.
Mirror - Tue Sep 26 8:23 PM
The Chelsea boss is ready to shake hands with his former striker, who has now completed his return
Guardian - Tue Sep 26 8:22 PM
• Belgian pencilled in for only second start since fractured ankle • Diego Costa expected to be in attendance to see battle of his two clubs Antonio Conte will hand Eden Hazard a second start of the season on Wednesday in the daunting Champions League tie at Atlético Madrid, confident the Belgian...
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 26 8:21 PM
Diego Costa's protracted return to Atletico Madrid is official after Chelsea confirmed the deal on Tuesday night. The transfer will go through on New Year's Day
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 8:17 PM
CHELSEA have announced the sale of Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid.
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 26 8:16 PM
Chelsea coach Antonio Conte believes Eden Hazard is ready to take his game to another level in the Champions League.
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 26 8:16 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte promised a peaceful break from the past if he comes face-to-face with Diego Costa and then challenged Eden Hazard to raise his European performances.
Soccernet - Tue Sep 26 8:13 PM
Diego Costa has officially completed his move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid, the Spanish club announced on Tuesday evening. After Costa fell out
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 26 8:11 PM
Chelsea have confirmed Diego Costa has completed his move to Atletico Madrid.
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 8:11 PM
ATLETICO MADRID have confirmed Diego Costa has signed in a £67million deal ahead of their clash with Chelsea. The Spanish international striker could be presented to fans before tomorrow’s Champions League clash. Costa, 28, said: “I am very happy to return to my home, I have always said, Atletico...
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 26 8:11 PM
Antonio Conte says Eden Hazard can prove he is a top-level performer in the Champions League for Chelsea this season.
BBC - Tue Sep 26 8:10 PM
Striker Diego Costa completes his move back to Atletico Madrid from Chelsea, but will not be eligible to play until 1 January.
Soccernet - Tue Sep 26 8:07 PM
Craig Burley evaluates the latest player power rankings that see Alvaro Morata go to the top after his hat trick at Stoke. MADRID -- Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone hailed Chelsea's in-form Alvaro Morata as a "great forward" but did not want to compare him to returning Rojiblanco striker Dieg...
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 26 8:07 PM
Diego Costa has completed his long-awaited transfer from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid.
Goal.com - Tue Sep 26 8:04 PM
The Manchester United boss is not included in the three-man shortlist although there is Premier League representation in the form of the Chelsea boss
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 26 7:36 PM
Antonio Conte urged Eden Hazard and Chelsea to seize their opportunity in Wednesday night's Champions League Group C clash at Atletico Madrid.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 7:30 PM
CESAR AZPILICUETA has hailed Alvaro Morata’s start at Chelsea and backed him to continue scoring.
Soccernet - Tue Sep 26 7:26 PM
MADRID -- Antonio Conte says Eden Hazard can move to "another level" in the Champions League with Chelsea this season, despite previously
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 7:11 PM
WATFORD midfielder and former Chelsea ace Nathaniel Chalobah will be undergoing knee surgery following a training ground injury suffered last week.
Soccernet - Tue Sep 26 7:05 PM
MADRID -- Chelsea will need to play the "perfect match" to become the first English club to win a Champions League match away to Atletico Madrid, according
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 26 7:01 PM
INTERVIEW BY PETE JENSON: Diego Simeone likes his players to be able to run through brick walls for him. Well, Saul Niguez was ready to give up a kidney for the cause two years ago.
Goal.com - Tue Sep 26 6:50 PM
The Spaniard is a fan favourite at Old Trafford but he has fallen out of favour with manager Jose Mourinho following the arrival of Nemanja Matic
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 6:40 PM
ALVARO MORATA has been hailed by Chelsea manager Antonio Conte for the fine start he has made to his career at Stamford Bridge.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 6:40 PM
CHELSEA defender David Luiz is available to face Atletico Madrid tomorrow.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 6:36 PM
ANTONIO CONTE believes Eden Hazard can go to another level in the Champions League.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 6:34 PM
JURGEN KLOPP has hit back at suggestions Antonio Conte has the recipe to beat his Liverpool side.
Goal.com - Tue Sep 26 6:31 PM
The striker made it clear that he was in no mood to take parting shots at the Blues after finally completing his move away from the club
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 26 6:30 PM
Antoine Griezmann has trained with his Atletico Madrid team-mates ahead of their Champions League clash with Chelsea on Wednesday.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 6:06 PM
TRANSFER NEWS, gossip, rumours and gossip from Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool and more.
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 5:57 PM
CHELSEA are set to offer Eden Hazard a bumper new £300, 000-a-week deal… one that will make him the highest earner in English football. The mega-money deal will take the Belgian, 26, above Manchester United’s Paul Pogba in the pay stakes. Hazard has not long broken back into the Chelsea first-tea...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 5:48 PM
SKY SPORTS pundit Jamie Carragher says Chelsea new boy Alvaro Morata is similar to Hernan Crespo and Fernando Torres.
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 5:47 PM
WATFORD midfielder Nathaniel Chalobah will be out until the New Year as he needs surgery on his knee. The Chelsea academy product is set to have surgery on a fractured knee cap – he picked up the injury in a freak accident in training last week. Chalobah, bought for £5million from the Blues in th...
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 5:27 PM
CHELSEA are reportedly ‘optimistic’ Eden Hazard will commit his long-term future to the club by signing a new £300, 000-a-week contract.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 5:26 PM
BENJAMIN MENDY is flying to Barcelona for tests on his knee injury and could miss Manchester City’s clash against Chelsea.
BBC - Tue Sep 26 5:23 PM
Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's Champions League game between Atletico Madrid and Chelsea.
Goal.com - Tue Sep 26 5:23 PM
The Blues midfielder is disappointed to have seen an unfortunate saga at Stamford Bridge result in a deal being agreed with Atletico Madrid
Goal.com - Tue Sep 26 5:23 PM
The Blues goalkeeper believes that he will be better received back in familiar surroundings on Wednesday than a former Real Madrid striker
Goal.com - Tue Sep 26 5:23 PM
The Blues have agreed to let the Spain international return to Atletico Madrid, bringing to an end a long-running saga regarding the striker's future
Mirror - Tue Sep 26 5:23 PM
The former Chelsea boss launched an outburst following his side's victory over Guangzhou Evergrande
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 5:18 PM
FOOTBALL fans are known for their tribal nature – it’s what makes one club’s support distinct from the other. But tell that to Manchester City and Chelsea fans, who have been given almost IDENTICAL training kits. The Nike attire, made specifically for training sessions at their training grounds,...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 5:04 PM
CHELSEA linked winger Antonio Candreva could be heading for the exit at Inter Milan.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 5:04 PM
EVERTON have reportedly been sounded out over a possible January deal for Atletico Madrid striker Kevin Gameiro.
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 26 5:02 PM
Chalobah's England breakthrough will be put on hold as the club hope the former Chelsea youngster will be fit against before the end of the calendar year.
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 5:00 PM
CHELSEA travel to Atletico Madrid tomorrow for their first away game of the Champions League this season. The match at the Wanda Metropolitano will be the first European tie at Atleti’s new stadium. With Diego Simeone’s side notoriously hard to break down, our friends at Football Whispers look at...
Soccernet - Tue Sep 26 4:58 PM
Watford midfielder Nathaniel Chalobah insists it was the right decision to leave Chelsea. Watford midfielder Nathaniel Chalobah will undergo surgery on a knee injury he suffered in training last week, the club have confirmed. Chalobah completed a £5.5 million move from Chelsea in the summer and i...
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 26 4:52 PM
Cesc Fabregas has paid tribute to Diego Costa ahead of his move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid, saying the striker "deserves to be on the field". Sky Bet. Loading Market Football Betting · £10 Completely Free · Sky sources understand Atleti will and more »
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 4:50 PM
THE Champions League group stage returns for its second round of fixtures this week, as Europe’s giants go head-to-head once more. Liverpool, Tottenham and Manchester City are both in action on Tuesday night, before Manchester United, Celtic and Chelsea all play on Wednesday. Of those six clubs,...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 4:46 PM
CHELSEA believe Eden Hazard will put pen to paper on a new £300, 000-a-week contract at Stamford Bridge and go on to prove himself in the Champions League.
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 4:37 PM
CHELSEA are confident Eden Hazard will sign a new deal at the club that will make him the highest earner in English football. The £300, 000-a-week contract on the table will take the 26-year-old above Manchester United’s Paul Pogba in the pay stakes. More to follow…
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 4:29 PM
EDEN HAZARD admits he hates tracking back to defend under Antonio Conte.
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 4:25 PM
GENOA striker Petro Pellegri is quickly becoming one of the hottest properties in European football, wanted by a host of Premier League and Serie A clubs. The 16-year-old forward became the joint-youngest ever Serie A debutant last year and is now establishing himself as a regular feature at firs...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 4:24 PM
ALVARO MORATA has helped spread his Eco Warrior message to several of his Chelsea team-mates. The Spanish star is an ambassador for The Jungle Warriors – a clothing brand that donates a large part of its profits to protecting endangered species. With the Blues flying out to Madrid to face Atletic...
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 4:22 PM
SKY SPORTS pundit Jamie Carragher has likened Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata to two former Blues frontmen.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 26 4:19 PM
Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas has insisted that he will remain friends with Diego Costa as his ex-teammate settles back into life in Spain. Costa refused to report for training with Chelsea this season and failed to make a single appearance for the Blues as part of the on-going feud with Anton...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 4:08 PM
CHELSEA’S kids showed their first team counterparts how to work a free-kick routine.
Mirror - Tue Sep 26 3:59 PM
The France international could be surplus to requirements in the next transfer window after Diego Costa's arrival
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 3:54 PM
REAL MADRID star Cristiano Ronaldo has vetoed the arrivals of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Robert Lewandowski, Eden Hazard and Edinson Cavani.
Mirror - Tue Sep 26 3:47 PM
Chelsea's Belgian superstar was challenged to come up with his vision of the ideal footballer using the traits, skills and abilities of current stars, and here's what he came up with
Mirror - Tue Sep 26 3:47 PM
The Blues will be without David Luiz when they travel to Spain on Wednesday
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 3:21 PM
EDEN HAZARD has revealed which aspects of different players he would take to make the perfect footballer.
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 26 3:18 PM
Spartak Moscow manager Massimo Carrera has admitted he has sought advice from Antonio Conte about the club's Champions League opponents Liverpool.
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 2:38 PM
CHELSEA want to tie superstarlet Charly Musonda down a new long-term deal, to warn off Premier League rivals Arsenal and Manchester United, according to reports. The 20-year-old has broken into the first team this season and caught the eye of Europe’s top clubs. And the Standard claims the Blues...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 2:20 PM
ATLETICO MADRID have moved into an incredible new stadium.
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 2:03 PM
JOSE MOURINHO will make a fresh move for Antoine Griezmann next summer, according to reports. With Diego Costa now back at Atletico Madrid, the Manchester United boss believes the French star will again be open to moving to Old Trafford. Griezmann, who came third in Ballon d’Or voting last year,...
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 26 1:59 PM
Alvaro Morata's technical ability has been praised by Pat Nevin, who believes the Chelsea forward is almost perfect in the way he plays as a striker.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 26 1:53 PM
Man Utd have reportedly seen their chances of signing Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann increase after the Spanish giants re-signed Diego Costa. Jose Mourinho was heavily linked with a move for the French international this past summer, but evidently a transfer failed to materialise and he inst...
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 1:52 PM
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Soccernet - Tue Sep 26 1:50 PM
Antonio Conte addresses his desire to one day return to Italy ahead of a crucial week, with matches against Atletico Madrid and Manchester City. Antonio Conte addresses his desire to one day return to Italy ahead of a crucial week, with matches against Atletico Madrid and Manchester City. Life is...
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 26 1:37 PM
Danny Welbeck will be out at least until after next month's international break with a groin injury sustained in Arsenal's match against Chelsea on Sunday.
Guardian - Tue Sep 26 1:36 PM
The form guide and team news for Borussia Dortmund v Real Madrid, Monaco v Porto, PSG v Bayern and Atlético v Chelsea By Martin Laurence for WhoScored? , part of the Guardian Sport Network A regular Champions League fixture nowadays, Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid go into Tuesday’s encounter u...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 12:47 PM
CHELSEA must stop Antoine Griezmann tomorrow night.
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 26 12:46 PM
Hazard was asked to build his perfect footballer, taking the heading ability of Belgium team-mate Christian Benteke, the free kicks of Tottenham's Christian Eriksen and the leadership of John Terry.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 12:39 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED are reportedly still interested in signing Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 12:38 PM
FRANK LAMPARD says Chelsea had to sell Diego Costa this summer.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 12:37 PM
MARCOS ALONSO will run out to face his beloved Atletico Madrid for Chelsea tomorrow night - although he could quite easily have been wearing red and white.
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 12:28 PM
CHELSEA’s stars have showcased their skills in a video for YouTubers Dude Perfect. The American’s, who have a huge following of 22 million, challenge Alvaro Morata, Marcos Alonso, Thibaut Courtois and Gary Cahill in a five-minute video. And Alonso steals the show the show by chipping the ball int...
Daily Telegraph - Tue Sep 26 12:16 PM
Telegraph.co.uk The Spanish giants have settled quickly at their new home, winning their first two league games and now are preparing to host their first ever Champions League match at the ground. With Diego Costa finally getting his wish of returning to his old club
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 26 12:16 PM
We asked the Soccer Saturday pundits to name the Premier League's best striker after another weekend in which the attacking stars shone.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 26 12:11 PM
After leaving for Atletico Madrid on rather sour terms with the Chelsea hierarchy, Cesc Fabregas is the latest player to voice a tribute to Diego Costa. In an interview with Marca, the former Arsenal man stated how the club had lost one of the best strikers on the continent: “In recent years ther...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 12:07 PM
CHELSEA goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has spoken out after a deal was struck with Atletico Madrid for Diego Costa.
Metro - Tue Sep 26 11:56 AM
Where does he rank among the world's best?
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 11:55 AM
CHELSEA stars looked relaxed and joked around in training as Antonio Conte and Co prepare for their Champions League clash with Atletico Madrid. The Blues take on Los Rojiblancos in the Spanish capital on Wednesday night, looking to build on 6-0 drubbing of Qarabag in their tournament curtain-rai...
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 26 11:51 AM
It was another memorable weekend for forwards with 26 goals scored as Manchester City deepened Crystal Palace’s woes with a 5-0 win at the Etihad Stadium.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 11:42 AM
CHELSEA will open talks with Charly Musonda over a new contract.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 11:34 AM
CHELSEA have been hard at work in training ahead of their Champions League clash with Atletico Madrid tomorrow .
Independent - Tue Sep 26 11:34 AM
Chelsea, Manchester United and Tottenham all have strikers who are close but Henry believes they still have much to prove at the very highest level
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 11:32 AM
THERE will be many familiar faces on show at the Wanda Metropolitano tonight. Atletico Madrid host Chelsea in one of the biggest showdowns in the Champions League this season. The two teams have not met since the 2014 semi-finals. However, one Atletico player from that night has since joined Chel...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 11:16 AM
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Guardian - Tue Sep 26 11:10 AM
From game vision to free kicks, the Chelsea and Belgium forward selects the attributes which make up his perfect footballer As Eden Hazard prepares to face Atlético Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday, the Chelsea and Belgium forward has been asked to select a portrait of his ideal player...
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 11:06 AM
AC MILAN have contacted Chelsea manager about replacing under-fire manager Vincenzo Montella, according to reports in Italy.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 10:55 AM
CHELSEA stars were pictured training today ahead of their Champions League clash with Atletico Madrid tomorrow night.
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 26 10:48 AM
Cesc Fabregas has paid tribute to Diego Costa ahead of his move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid, saying the striker "deserves to be on the field".
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 10:44 AM
NEMANJA MATIC and Marouane Fellaini have laid the foundations for Manchester United’s impressive start to the season, says Sky Sports pundit Phil Neville.
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 26 10:30 AM
Since the advent of the Premier League in 1992, the English top flight have only three clubs who have scored a century of spot kicks — with the Gunners becoming the latest to join the elite group.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 10:30 AM
CHELSEA supporters have not shed any tears over the departure of Diego Costa, according to Pat Nevin.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 26 10:26 AM
Chelsea will reportedly have to be on their guard as AC Milan are said to be considering Antonio Conte as a possible replacement for Vincenzo Montella. After spending big this past summer to bring in 11 new players following Yonghong Li’s takeover of the club, with the likes of Leonardo Bonucci a...
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 26 10:24 AM
Chelsea may have sauntered to the Premier League title under Antonio Conte last season, but Cesc Fabregas still struggled to enjoy it after finding his position in the squad reduced.
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 26 10:24 AM
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has topped the Sky Sports' Power Rankings for a second week running..
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 26 10:19 AM
After missing out on Diego Costa, Everton are setting their sights on PSG frontman Edison Cavani as a replacement for Romelu Lukaku who left for Manchester United in the summer. The Sun reported on Tuesday that Tuttomercatoweb claim that the Uruguayan may leave the French capital after a rift bet...
Mirror - Tue Sep 26 9:59 AM
The Spain striker is leaving Stamford Bridge to return to Atletico Madrid in a £57million deal
Metro - Tue Sep 26 9:58 AM
They're being made to sweat over his future.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 9:57 AM
LIVERPOOL’S Champions League opponents Spartak Moscow play a similar style to Antonio Conte’s Chelsea.
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 26 9:53 AM
Atletico and Chelsea share a common purpose, to overturn history and become successful in a crowded local marketplace where Real Madrid, Arsenal and Tottenham have traditionally ruled.
Soccernet - Tue Sep 26 9:50 AM
There was hardly a dull moment in Jurgen Klopp's press conference ahead of Liverpool's match at Spartak Moscow. Spartak Moscow coach Massimo Carrera says he has spoken to Chelsea boss Antonio Conte ahead of the Russian side's encounter with Liverpool in the Champions League on Tuesday. Carrera wo...
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 26 9:49 AM
Club record striker Alvaro Morata is confident he can perform a lot better in a Chelsea shirt.
Metro - Tue Sep 26 9:18 AM
'Only my family knows what I have been through'
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 26 9:18 AM
Chelsea are planning to open talks with Belgium Under-21-international starlet Charly Musonda over a new contract.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 9:15 AM
JAMIE REDKNAPP has named his Premier League Team of the Week from the latest round of fixtures, with Chelsea and Manchester City featuring heavily in his XI.
Liverpool FC - Tue Sep 26 9:05 AM
Spartak Moscow boss Massimo Carrera's past relationship with Antonio Conte means Liverpool can expect to face a side set up in a similar way to Chelsea on Tuesday.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 9:03 AM
CHELSEA are not behind Manchester United in quality, despite their three-point advantage in the Premier League, according to Pat Nevin.
Soccernet - Tue Sep 26 9:03 AM
Cesc Fabregas says Chelsea manager Antonio Conte and Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone are similar in how they drive their teams on and
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 26 8:53 AM
Antonio Conte has been handed some good news on the eve of his club’s Champions League tie with Atletico Madrid as Thibaut Courtois was declared fit enough to start for Chelsea on Wednesday. The Metro report that the Belgian was a doubt for the game after receiving a knock following a collision w...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 8:42 AM
CHELSEA target Alex Sandro has reportedly begun negotiations to extend his Juventus stay.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 26 8:29 AM
AC Milan star Suso has signed a new contract with the club, ending reported interest from Chelsea and Tottenham for the time being. The 23-year-old has really found his feet in Italy, establishing himself as a key figure for Milan under Vincenzo Montella. With seven goals and 11 assists in 37 app...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 8:22 AM
ANTONIO CONTE and Carlo Ancelotti are in the frame to replace under-fire Vincenzo Montella at AC Milan, according to reports in Italy. The Rossoneri gaffer has come under huge pressure after an indifferent start to the season following a big summer of spending from the club’s new Chinese owners....
Metro - Tue Sep 26 8:21 AM
The Ballon d'Or winner gives his view on the six British sides in action.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 8:21 AM
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The Sun - Tue Sep 26 8:20 AM
EVERTON are set to increase their interest in Paris Saint-Germain star Edinson Cavani, according to reports. Toffees boss Ronald Koeman is still looking for a replacement for Romelu Lukaku after he was sold to Manchester United in a £90milion deal. And Tuttomercatoweb are reporting that the Dutch...
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 26 8:19 AM
The American quintet went down to Chelsea's training ground and enlisted the help of Alvaro Morata, Marcos Alonso, Gary Cahill and Thibaut Courtois to produce their latest video.
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 8:15 AM
Antonio Conte has revealed that Chelsea have no big injury concerns ahead of Wednesday night’s trip to Atletico Madrid. The defending Premier League champions extended their unbeaten run to seven games in all competitions since a 3-2 loss to Burnley in their opening top-flight fixture. Chelsea ea...
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 26 7:55 AM
Thibaut Courtois admits it will be "special" for him to return to Atletico Madrid, but insists he is focused on helping Chelsea take all three points from their Champions League clash in Spain.
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 7:30 AM
Thibaut Courtois has admitted that he has been thrilled by the start to life Alvaro Morata has made at Chelsea. The 24-year-old striker was once again in top form for Antonio Conte’s men on Saturday as he netted a hat-trick to fire the Blues to a 4-0 victory over Stoke. Morata appears to have sho...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 7:15 AM
ALL eyes were on Alvaro Morata at the weekend after the Spaniard bagged his first Premier League hat-trick. And the striker had heads turning again on Monday when he arrived at Chelsea’s training ground with his stunning wife in the passenger seat. Chelsea’s record £65million signing is quickly l...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 6:48 AM
ALVARO MORATA is basically the perfect idol for any striker.
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 6:45 AM
Antonio Conte has confirmed that Thibaut Courtois is in line to start for Chelsea in Wednesday’s crunch Champions League clash against Atletico Madrid. There were concerns about the Chelsea goalkeeper’s fitness levels after he suffered a knock in a collision with Gary Cahill and Peter Crouch duri...
Daily Express - Tue Sep 26 6:39 AM
IAN WRIGHT believes it could have turned out very differently for Alvaro Morata and Romelu Lukaku during the summer transfer window.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 26 6:37 AM
Man Utd are reportedly in a race with Chelsea to secure the signing of Genoa youngster Pietro Pellegri, but it will take £40m to prise him away. The 16-year-old has made quite the impact in a short space of time, as after making his Serie A debut last season, he’s really attracted attention this...
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 6:25 AM
Antonio Conte has told Chelsea fans that Eden Hazard could be in line to start for the Blues in their Champions League clash with Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night. The Belgian playmaker has been gradually working his way back towards full fitness at Chelsea after recovering from a serious ankle...
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 6:10 AM
Antonio Conte believes Alvaro Morata is equipped to thrive in the Champions League ahead of Chelsea’s trip to Atletico Madrid on Tuesday night. The Spain international moved to the Premier League champions in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata scored...
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 5:50 AM
Antonio Conte has warned that Chelsea will face a tough assignment against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday night. The Premier League champions made the perfect start to their European campaign with a 6-0 victory over Qarabag in their group-stage opener at Stamford Bridge. Che...
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 5:40 AM
Jamie Redknapp has praised Chelsea signing Alvaro Morata for proving his critics wrong in the Premier League. The Spain international moved to the defending Premier League champions in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata scored his first Premier Leagu...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 26 5:30 AM
ROMELU LUKAKU and Alvaro Morata are flourishing at Manchester United and Chelsea - despite not being either club’s first choice.
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 4:40 AM
Chelsea are set to make a fresh attempt to try and sign Alex Sandro in the January transfer window, according to reports in Italy. Italian outlet TransferMarketWeb, as quoted by the Daily Express, is reporting that the Blues will make a new move to try and land the 26-year-old defender in the new...
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 4:15 AM
Garth Crooks has spoken of his amazement at Cesar Azpilicueta’s ability to produce match-winning passes for Chelsea. The Spain international was originally signed as a full-back for the defending Premier League champions during Rafael Benitez’s spell in charge of the west London club. However, Az...
Daily Telegraph - Tue Sep 26 1:40 AM
Telegraph.co.uk Manning had tried to cross at the official border office at Lacolle, Quebec, on Friday. On Monday, she posted a letter from Canadian immigration officials to her Twitter account that said she was not admitted because she was convicted of offences and more »
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 26 1:05 AM
SkySports Watch goals and highlights from the weekend's Premier League games, as Arsenal, Man City, Man Utd, Liverpool, Chelsea and Tottenham all won. Anybody in the UK can view the highlights for free, but you will need to create a free Sky iD - you can do that and more »
Goal.com - Tue Sep 26 1:05 AM
Both players scored in the 5-1 win over Nottingham Forest, and the Italian insists that each will be given further opportunities this season
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 12:30 AM
Mark Hughes has described Alvaro Morata as a “very intelligent” striker after the Spaniard hit a hat-trick in Chelsea’s thumping 4-0 win over his Stoke City side on Saturday. The 24-year-old was in fine form as he netted three times to help Chelsea to get back to winning ways in the Premier Leagu...
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 26 12:21 AM
Thibaut Courtois expects team-mate Alvaro Morata to be given a baptism of fire when he lines up to face Atletico Madrid, but the Chelsea goalkeeper has heaped praise on the striker ahead of the clash.
Sport Review - Tue Sep 26 12:15 AM
Glenn Hoddle believes that Alvaro Morata and Harry Kane both have very similar styles of play. The Spanish striker has hit the ground running at Chelsea since signing for the west London side from Real Madrid back in July as Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his attacking options at Stamford...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 12:04 AM
EDEN HAZARD has mocked himself by claiming defending is too tiring for him. The Chelsea playmaker claims some players are simply not made to defend. Hazard has picked out attributes from fellow superstars to make the perfect player – and was ruthlessly honest about himself. The Belgian midfielder...
Sport Review - Mon Sep 25 11:42 PM
Steven Gerrard believes that Alvaro Morata is a better long-term option up front for Chelsea than Diego Costa. The 24-year-old striker has made a brilliant start to life at Stamford Bridge after joining the west London club from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata has been in fine f...
Daily Mail - Mon Sep 25 11:33 PM
With Manchester City, United, Chelsea, Tottenham and Liverpool all picking up maximum points on Saturday, Ramsey acknowledged the importance of Monday night's win.
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 11:05 PM
IT’S funny how the misery of a miss can lead to such a sensational hit — but that’s been the case for both Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte. If Jose had got his first-choice striking target in the summer, Alvaro Morata would be leading the Manchester United attack. If Conte had landed his, then Ro...
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 10:56 PM
CESC FABREGAS says Diego Costa deserves to still be playing at Chelsea.
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 10:52 PM
Antonio Conte addresses his desire to one day return to Italy ahead of a crucial week, with matches against Atletico Madrid and Manchester City. After scoring six times in his first six Premier League games and having netted a match-winning hat trick at Stoke on Saturday, Alvaro Morata is rightfu...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 25 10:49 PM
Chelsea fans, cover your eyes. Antonio Conte has revealed that he misses Italy and will return to his home country at some time in the not so distant future, as reported by Sky Italia journalist Gianluca Di Marzio. Conte wasted no time in becoming a fan-favourite at Stamford Bridge. The Italian q...
Daily Mail - Mon Sep 25 10:45 PM
Nathaniel Chalobah's England breakthrough will be put on hold after the Watford midfielder suffered a freak knee injury in training. Watford are refusing to put a timescale on the injury.
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 10:35 PM
MANCHESTER rivals City and United currently lead the Premier League table after six matches. Champions Chelsea stay hot on their trail, however, they are three points behind.
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 10:00 PM
Raf Hongistein explains why Dortmund are full of confidence as they get set to play Real Madrid in the Champions League. Alejandro Moreno says it would be unfair to expect Cristiano Ronaldo to immediately dominate in his return from suspension. Borussia Dortmund manager Peter Bosz says Champions...
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 9:55 PM
CESC FABREGAS has opened up on how difficult it was for him at Chelsea last season under Antonio Conte.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 9:50 PM
CHELSEA midfielder Cesc Fabregas has denied seeking out a transfer away from the club.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 9:01 PM
CESC FABREGAS says the transfer saga that surrounded Diego Costa and Chelsea this summer was “wrong”.
Sky Sports - Mon Sep 25 8:51 PM
Thierry Henry and Jamie Carragher agreed Sergio Aguero is world class - but Alvaro Morata, Harry Kane and Romelu Lukaku aren't there yet.
Goal.com - Mon Sep 25 7:30 PM
The Chelsea manager has "nostalgia" for his homeland and is aiming to return to Serie A in the future
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 7:19 PM
STARSPORT brings you the latest news and gossip from Chelsea.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 7:18 PM
ARSENAL are still under pressure despite picking up a well-earned point against Chelsea last Sunday.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 7:09 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED striker Romelu Lukaku and Chelsea star Alvaro Morata would be a nightmare to face.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 25 7:05 PM
Alexis Sanchez has returned to the Arsenal starting lineup after missing the XI that began the 0-0 draw at Chelsea eight days ago, but there is still no room for Mesut Ozil in the starting XI.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 6:41 PM
ERIC BAILLY and Nemanja Matic have been included in Manchester United’s squad to face CSKA Moscow in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 6:40 PM
Antonio Conte addresses his desire to one day return to Italy ahead of a crucial week, with matches against Atletico Madrid and Manchester City.
Mirror - Mon Sep 25 6:24 PM
One lucky Mirror Football reader will win a pair of tickets to Saturday's big game at Stamford Bridge
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 6:10 PM
Alvaro Morata will be entrusted to grow into his role under Antonio Conte. Sometimes you wonder how certain perceptions enter the mainstream -- like the notion that Alvaro Morata is "soft." Yes, if he and Diego Costa entered the Thunderdome -- two men enter, one man leaves -- my money probably wo...
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 6:06 PM
STARSPORT bring you the latest transfer gossip, news and rumours from Manchester United, Liverpool and Chelsea.
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 5:32 PM
ALL eyes were on Alvaro Morata at the weekend after the Spaniard bagged his first Premier League hat-trick. And the striker had heads turning again on Monday when he arrived at Chelsea’s training ground with his stunning wife in the passenger seat. Chelsea’s record £65million signing is quickly l...
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 5:22 PM
Craig Burley takes to the touchscreen to dissect Alvaro Morata's vintage performance in Chelsea's 4-0 win at Stoke. The guys respond to your tweets about Lukaku and Morata, having to take a break during a match and more. ESPN FC's worldwide editorial desks nominate their top performers from the w...
Sky Sports - Mon Sep 25 5:20 PM
SkySports Guillem Balague picks out five key talking points from La Liga, including Diego Costa's return to Atletico Madrid and Pablo Maffeo's man-marking mission on Lionel Messi 1 - Costa back but expect departures. The first thing we learned this week and more »
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 5:18 PM
NEW Chelsea signing Alvaro Morata is a better striker than Manchester United ace Romelu Lukaku.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 5:08 PM
ARSENAL are under serious pressure to beat West Brom this evening after their rivals all won at the weekend, according to Gunners legend Ray Parlour.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 5:08 PM
CHELSEA have a team of “extraordinary players” but Atletico Madrid are ready to face them, insists Diego Simeone.
Anfield Online - Mon Sep 25 5:05 PM
Spartak Moscow's coach has not enjoyed a great start to their title defence.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 5:04 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has cast major doubt over his long-term future at Chelsea.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 4:52 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea have been told to stump up a staggering £40m if they want to land teen sensation Pietro Pellegri.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 4:49 PM
CHELSEA’s summer-signing Alvaro Morata is better than Manchester United’s new recruit Romelu Lukaku.
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 4:17 PM
DIEGO COSTA’S exit Stamford Bridge means Chelsea have banked a bonkers £500milllion over the past three years. But which players will Blues chiefs feel smug about shifting and who are the ones that could return to bite them? SunSport takes you through 31 players to have emptied their lockers at C...
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 4:09 PM
GARY CAHILL is delighted that Chelsea have found a ready made replacement for Diego Costa in Alvaro Morata.
Metro - Mon Sep 25 3:28 PM
Not everyone thinks Morata has made the perfect start at Chelsea.
Irish Independent - Mon Sep 25 2:48 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has admitted that he misses Italy and plans to return home soon.
Mirror - Mon Sep 25 2:36 PM
The Gunners are hopeful of turning their season around after last weekend's promising performance against Chelsea
Metro - Mon Sep 25 2:27 PM
The Blues head to the Spanish capital
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 2:15 PM
THE stormclouds have all but cleared for Chelsea boss Antonio Conte after confirmation troublesome striker Diego Costa will re-join Atletico Madrid in January. A brief 30-word statement from the Premier League champions confirmed a deal had been agreed for the wantaway forward to return to Spain....
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 2:15 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED have joined Chelsea in the race to sign 16-year-old Italian sensation Pietro Pellegri. However, sources close to Genoa have told us that chairman Enrico Preziosi will only consider a sale if they receive around £40million. Pellegri shot to prominence when he made his debut at 15...
Independent - Mon Sep 25 1:59 PM
After a summer of discontent it appeared Conte had settled again in London but now the Italian hints he will be leaving soon
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 1:53 PM
Atletico Madrid full-back Filipe Luis says that Diego Costa is coming back into a squad full of competition for places. After a long
BBC - Mon Sep 25 1:32 PM
Chelsea's Maren Mjelde and Manchester City's Jane Ross feature in the round up of the best of the goals from the opening weekend's games in Womens' Super League 1.
Sky Sports - Mon Sep 25 1:30 PM
SkySports Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has expressed his intention to return to Italy in the future after revealing that he is not planning to "stay abroad for too long". The former Italy coach was rewarded with a new two-year contract in the summer having led and more »
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 1:25 PM
CHELSEA are not far behind Manchester United and Manchester City.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 1:25 PM
CHELSEA striker Alvaro Morata amazed fans with a mesmerising piece of chewing gum-skill.
Sky Sports - Mon Sep 25 1:06 PM
Should Simon Francis have seen red for catching Wayne Rooney with an elbow? Dermot Gallagher has his say in this week's Ref Watch.
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 1:05 PM
ATLETICO MADRID host Chelsea in the Champions League. Diego Costa will be watching from the stands after leaving the Premier League champions for a return to the Spanish capital. Match Facts Atlético Madrid are unbeaten in their last four competitive games against Chelsea (W2 D2). However, the tw...
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 1:02 PM
CHELSEA finally put the long-running Diego Costa saga behind them last week when they announced he would officially be rejoining Atletico Madrid. The Brazilian-born forward had been frozen out and told he had no future at the club by Antonio Conte, despite being the club’s chief goal threat for t...
Daily Mail - Mon Sep 25 12:50 PM
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte insists he will one day return to his homeland of Italy to manage. Conte took over at Stamford Bridge in 2016, and had an instant impact.
Guardian - Mon Sep 25 12:46 PM
• ‘Italy is my homeland, I’ll be back’ says Chelsea 48-year-old coach • Conte bemoans ‘hardest Champions League group’ with Roma and Atlético Antonio Conte has admitted that he misses Italy and plans to return to his homeland in the near future, saying that though his experience with Chelsea has...
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 12:10 PM
The guys respond to your tweets about Romelu Lukaku and Alvaro Morata, taking breaks in matches and more. The guys respond to your tweets about Romelu Lukaku and Alvaro Morata, taking breaks in matches and more. The guys respond to your tweets about Romelu Lukaku and Alvaro Morata, taking breaks...
Sky Sports - Mon Sep 25 12:07 PM
SkySports Who exceeded expectations in the Premier League at the weekend and who failed to deliver? We asked Sky Sports Now guest Tony Gale to give each side a grade, based purely on their weekend performance. So, how did your team fare? Read on to find out and more »
Mirror - Mon Sep 25 12:04 PM
The Italian saw his side thrash Stoke on Saturday, but it's the Manchester clubs leading the way
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 25 12:02 PM
When this Chelsea fan phoned into BBC 606, he was probably expecting a pleasant chat about his side’s 4-0 win over Stoke City on Saturday. Instead, he somehow managed to get an earful from Jason Mohammad and Robbie Savage as he failed to commit to whether or not Chelsea will win the Premier Leagu...
Daily Mail - Mon Sep 25 11:59 AM
Of the 12 Premier League goals the defending champions have scored so far this season, 10 have been supplied by their Spanish stars.
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 11:55 AM
JOHN TERRY has shown off his softer side in an intimate snap with wife Toni. The pair were chilling at home on Sunday night after the Aston Villa skipper helped his side to a crucial 2-1 victory over Midlands rivals Nottingham Forest. After a slow start to the season, Steve Bruce’s side are now c...
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 11:39 AM
RUBEN LOFTUS-CHEEK could be set for a wheel-y good career after Tim Sherwood likened him to a Rolls Royce.
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 11:31 AM
ANTONIO CONTE has cast doubts over his Chelsea future by admitting: I won’t stay abroad for too long. The Italian was heavily linked with the Inter Milan job this summer but instead signed a new two-year Blues deal keeping him at the club until 2019. He revealed plans to move his wife Elisabetta...
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 11:21 AM
ó½= A post shared by Álvaro Morata (@alvaromorata) on Sep 24, 2017 at 8:07am PDT Alvaro Morata finally showed the Premier League what his right foot is capable of with three goals against Stoke City on Saturday, and it turns out he doesn't even need a football to underline why Chelsea paid £58...
Daily Mail - Mon Sep 25 11:21 AM
Week six of the Premier League has come and gone, with the top flight's title candidates pushing ahead to assert their dominance early on. RALPH ELLIS presents 10 things we learned.
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 11:19 AM
Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas admits he will miss his "spectacular connection" with Diego Costa, but hopes to build a strong bond with
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 11:19 AM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has told <a
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 25 11:19 AM
Gary Cahill says he never had any doubts that Alvaro Morata would be able to replace Diego Costa as Chelsea's main striker.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 11:16 AM
CARABAO has teamed up with Express Online to give one lucky reader the chance to win a pair of tickets to Chelsea V Manchester City on Saturday 30th September 2017
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 11:10 AM
IT was yet another exciting weekend in the Premier League, with no fewer than nine matches played out across the country. Yet again, we were treated to a parade of goals, with big wins for Manchester City against Crystal Palace and Chelsea away to Stoke. Meanwhile, a goal-filled encounter at the...
Metro - Mon Sep 25 11:08 AM
He is eyeing a return to Italy.
Mirror - Mon Sep 25 11:07 AM
The Italian believes he is merely a "temporary worker", regardless of his success at Stamford Bridge
Metro - Mon Sep 25 10:57 AM
But that's a good thing, as this inside look at the Chinese Super League explains.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 10:57 AM
ANTONIO CONTE has admitted he misses Italy and will head back to his homeland before too long.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 25 10:41 AM
Chelsea captain Gary Cahill is facing an anxious wait to see if he will be recalled to the starting line-up to face Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 10:30 AM
CHELSEA will go back in for Juventus ace Alex Sandro in January.
Daily Mail - Mon Sep 25 10:18 AM
Alvaro Morata has been enjoying a blistering start to life in a Chelsea shirt, stepping out of the shadow of the departed Diego Costa to smash home six goals already for his new club.
Sport Review - Mon Sep 25 10:15 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every morning in the lead-...
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 10:10 AM
JAMIE REDKNAPP has chosen his latest team of the weekend, following an exciting two days of Premier League action.
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 25 9:56 AM
Everton reportedly made a last ditch €75m bid for Diego Costa over the summer as the tried to find a replacement for Romelu Lukaku, who joined Manchester United, according to Spanish news outlet Marca. They claim that the AWOL striker only had eyes for Atletico Madrid, who snatched him back from...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 25 9:52 AM
Eden Hazard will go into Chelsea folklore in years to come and he has cemented his superstar status even more by paying tribute to striker Diego Costa, who left for Atletico Madrid last week. Stamford Bridge’s golden boy has yet to start in the league this season as he recovers from an ankle inju...
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 9:50 AM
CHELSEA take on Atletico Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday - here is our predicted line-up for the Blues.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 9:50 AM
ANTONIO CONTE made a huge mistake in the Diego Costa saga, according to Guillem Balague.
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 9:48 AM
ALVARO MORATA has taken the Premier League by storm. And it appears the Spaniard has even more to offer new club Chelsea after showing off some silky moves… with a piece of chewing gum. Morata uploaded a video to Instagram on Sunday showing him enjoying a game of golf on his day off. But the …
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 9:36 AM
EVERTON made an incredible club-record attempt to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea, according to reports in Spain. Ronald Koeman was desperate to bring in a frontman during the summer transfer window and the Dutchman was heavily linked with Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud. And Marca claim that The Toffees...
Goal.com - Mon Sep 25 9:36 AM
The Catalan has laughed off the suggestion that the Premier League's other big clubs will be scared of tackling his free-scoring side
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 9:27 AM
CHELSEA are set for another tilt at Juventus defender Alex Sandro, according to reports. The Brazil international was heavily linked with a move to Stamford Bridge this summer as Blues boss Anotnio Conte was prepared to shell out a world record fee for a full-back. However, Juve valued the left-b...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 25 9:09 AM
BBC Sport pundit Garth Crooks has selected his Premier League team of the week, with a solid Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham contingent involved. Alvaro Morata is an obvious selection given the Spaniard scored a hat-trick in Chelsea’s win at Stoke City, while he’s joined by Harry Kane and Oumar...
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 9:00 AM
CHELSEA midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek is trying to earn a move during his loan spell at Crystal Palace.
Guardian - Mon Sep 25 8:53 AM
Sean Dyche was worked up about nothing, Mark Hughes hopes life for Stoke will get easier and Ronald Koeman played his last cards to get Everton out of trouble If Brighton survive this season – and they survived this game thanks to several Newcastle misses and some good goalkeeping – there is ever...
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 8:40 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea have improved their starts from last season – but who has risen highest?
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 8:40 AM
TRANSFER NEWS never sleeps and before we know it the January window will be opening once again - and Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest gossip.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 8:20 AM
GRZEGORZ KRYCHOWIAK is a much better player than Chelsea new boy Danny Drinkwater.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 7:55 AM
CHELSEA are back on form after a difficult start to the season and Express Sport bring you the latest news and gossip from Stamford Bridge.
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 25 6:47 AM
Chelsea are reportedly ready to reignite their interest in Juventus defender Alex Sandro in January, although it will take a bid of €60m or more to sign him. The Brazilian ace was on the Chelsea radar this past summer, but clearly a move to Stamford Bridge failed to materialise as he remained in...
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 6:46 AM
CHELSEA manager Antonio Conte has a similar approach to Manchester United’s Jose Mourinho rather than Manchester City’s Pep Guardiola.
Sport Review - Mon Sep 25 6:45 AM
Eden Hazard has taken to social media to pay tribute to Diego Costa after his transfer from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid was confirmed last week. Costa had been heavily linked with a move away from the west London club throughout the summer and he finally was granted his wish when the Blues agreed...
Mirror - Mon Sep 25 6:38 AM
PLUS: Klopp insists Liverpool fans have forgiven Coutinho while Spartak footage will get Reds fans excited
Goal.com - Mon Sep 25 6:28 AM
The Blues manager has heaped praise on his striker after a stunning hat-trick away to Stoke City as he looks ahead to a Champions League clash
Sport Review - Mon Sep 25 6:25 AM
Antonio Conte lavished praise on Alvaro Morata after his hat-trick helped to fire Chelsea to an impressive 4-0 win over Stoke in the Premier League on Saturday. The Spanish striker continued his fine start to life at Stamford Bridge by netting a treble to add to Pedro Rodriguez’s goal at the bet3...
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 5:50 AM
ARSENE WENGER’S decision to leave out Alexis Sanchez against Chelsea was surprising, but he could be the game changer if he starts against West Brom.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 5:40 AM
ANTONIO CONTE believes this is the time for Alvaro Morata to prove he is a world-class striker.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 5:26 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED will push Chelsea and Manchester City for top spot with the squad maturing under Jose Mourinho.
Sport Review - Mon Sep 25 5:10 AM
Chris Sutton believes Chelsea shouldn’t be discounted from the Premier League title race this season despite the impressive form of the Manchester clubs. Manchester City were 5-0 winners against Crystal Palace at The Etihad in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon to take their tally to 21 goa...
Sport Review - Mon Sep 25 4:50 AM
Alvaro Morata believes that Chelsea have sent out a firm warning to the rest of the Premier League with their 4-0 thrashing of Stoke on Saturday. The Blues were in great form against the Potters as Morata hit a hat-tick to add to Pedro’s goal and hand Antonio Conte’s men the three points at the ...
Sport Review - Mon Sep 25 4:30 AM
Rio Ferdinand has labelled Alvaro Morata as the “quiet assassin” after his strong start to life as a Chelsea player. The Spanish forward continued his brilliant start to the season with the west London side when he scored an impressive hat-trick in Chelsea’s thumping 4-0 win over Stoke on Saturda...
Sport Review - Mon Sep 25 4:00 AM
Ian Wright insists Diego Costa remains a big miss for Chelsea. The Spain international didn’t play a minute of Premier League football in the 2017-18 season before sealing his return to Atletico Madrid on Thursday night. The controversial striker moved back to los Rojiblancos on a season-long loa...
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 2:51 AM
Diego Costa's return to Atletico was agreed last week. The Daily Mirror claims Everton were willing to pay £70 million to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea before his return to Atletico was agreed last week. For more on Costa and Everton, as well as other rumours, check out Transfer Talk by clicking...
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 1:15 AM
With Diego Costa sealing a move back to Atletico Madrid, the FC panel discuss the impact the striker will have come January. Talk of David De Gea moving to Madrid has gone on for years, but United might be about to end it. Deadline day has come and gone, and all the latest deals and potential dea...
Goal.com - Mon Sep 25 12:19 AM
Liverpool were glad to see their creative lynchpin back with a bang to take down Leicester, while the Chelsea forward netted a hat-trick versus Stoke
Mirror - Mon Sep 25 12:16 AM
PLUS: Everton were willing to pay £70million to sign Diego Costa before his switch to Atletico Madrid
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 12:07 AM
ALVARO MORATA might find it tough to replace Diego Costa in Thibaut Courtois’ affections, but the Spaniard is already filling the Brazilian’s boots in Chelsea’s team.
Sport Review - Mon Sep 25 12:00 AM
Andriy Shevchenko is tipping Chelsea to retain their Premier League title under Antonio Conte this season. The west London side continued their strong start to the new campaign when they secured a thumping 4-0 victory over Stoke City at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday. Alvaro Morata hit an impress...
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 11:50 PM
THIBAUT COURTOIS believes Alvaro Morata will receive a frosty reception when he returns to Madrid in midweek.
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 11:44 PM
SkySports Azahara Munoz has retained her Andalucia Costa del Sol Open title, by carding a closing 69 for a two-shot victory on her home course. The 29-year-old had started the final round tied for the lead with fellow Spaniard Carlota Ciganda at Real Club de and more »
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 11:43 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED midfielder Nemanja Matic and Marouane Fellaini may have joined Paul Pogba on the treatment table.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 11:30 PM
Andriy Shevchenko has admitted that he has been surprised by how quickly Alvaro Morata seems to have settled into life at Chelsea following his transfer from Real Madrid in the summer. The Spanish striker arrived at Stamford Bridge in July after Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his attackin...
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 11:07 PM
THIBAUT COURTOIS admits life at Chelsea will be far more dull without Diego Costa.
Daily Mail - Sun Sep 24 11:04 PM
Fresh from scoring his first hat-trick for Chelsea, Alvaro Morata showed off the skills that have made him an instant hit at Stamford Bridge.
BBC - Sun Sep 24 11:02 PM
Everton's £70m Diego Costa bid, Real Madrid prepare Dele Alli swap deal, David de Gea set for new Man Utd deal, plus more.
Metro - Sun Sep 24 11:01 PM
He has impressed since arriving at Stamford Bridge
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 11:00 PM
EDEN HAZARD will only return for Chelsea when he is fully fit.
The Sun - Sun Sep 24 10:36 PM
THIBAUT COURTOIS fears Diego Costa will be remembered in English football as a “little bully” rather than a top-quality striker. Chelsea No 1 Courtois is preparing for Wednesday’s Champions League return to Atletico Madrid, the club where he spent three successful years on loan. Costa has rejoine...
Soccernet - Sun Sep 24 10:36 PM
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte thanks supporters for changing the words to a controversial chant for Alvaro Morata. Despite a convincing 4-0 win over Stoke, Antonio Conte was most pleased that his side never became complacent. Alvaro Morata managed to net an early goal for Chelsea within 90 seconds a...
Daily Mail - Sun Sep 24 10:31 PM
CHRIS SUTTON: I was surprised that Alexis Sanchez was left out by Arsene Wenger against Chelsea last week. After all Arsenal’s stubbornness in refusing to sell the striker, why not use him?
Independent - Sun Sep 24 10:31 PM
Not quite a cold, wet Tuesday in Stoke, but it was an impressive performance from the Spaniard - and Chelsea - suggesting there will be no 'Jose Mourinho season' for the champions
Guardian - Sun Sep 24 10:30 PM
• Champions face Atlético Madrid and Manchester City this week • Eden Hazard still easing back from the bench after ankle injury If there were any Chelsea fans still worrying whether they would make a better fist of defending their Premier League title than the previous attempt, the clinical way...
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 24 10:30 PM
Thibaut Courtois admits he will miss his close friend Diego Costa but hopes Chelsea don't face the forward in the Champions League later this season.
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 24 10:30 PM
Antonio Conte is convinced his cautious selection policy with Eden Hazard will pay off for Chelsea.
Mirror - Sun Sep 24 10:30 PM
Summer signing Morata grabbed a hat-trick as Chelsea cruised past Stoke
Daily Mail - Sun Sep 24 10:30 PM
Costa's shirt is not yet in the club shop but he was in the directors box and his spirit is in the club's new home – a spirit that Atletico coach Diego Simeone has compared to ancient Rome.
Mirror - Sun Sep 24 10:30 PM
Palace are without a point or a goal after six games and there is no respite for the struggling Eagles, with Manchester United and Chelsea up next
Daily Mail - Sun Sep 24 10:30 PM
Drew Spence scored on her return for Chelsea Ladies before Hayes called on her players to 'put their opinions aside' as the crisis surrounding the Mark Sampson saga deepens further.
Daily Mail - Sun Sep 24 10:30 PM
Morata made his markers uncomfortable on and off the ball in the game which will teach Diego Costa what being quickly forgotten looks like, should he catch the highlights.
Mirror - Sun Sep 24 10:30 PM
Conte hinted he will pitch Hazard into the firing line against Atletico at the Wanda Metropolintano
Daily Mail - Sun Sep 24 10:30 PM
BRYAN ROBSON: If Jose Mourinho gets fined or banned after being sent to the stands on Saturday for continually stepping out of his technical area, it will be an absolute disgrace. It was a joke of a decision.
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 10:27 PM
SkySports Chelsea Ladies manager Emma Hayes says dealing with the Mark Sampson situation was one of the most difficult things she has faced in her career. Sampson was sacked as England head coach after details emerged of "inappropriate and unacceptable" and more »
Mirror - Sun Sep 24 10:24 PM
Costa, set to be unveiled by Atletico this week, made it clear that he only wanted to go back to his former club
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 24 10:05 PM
Chelsea Ladies boss Emma Hayes appeared to rule herself out of contention to replace Mark Sampson with England after vowing to stay with her club for the long term.
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 9:59 PM
Chelsea Ladies manager Emma Hayes says dealing with the Mark Sampson situation was one of the most difficult things she has faced in her career.
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 9:47 PM
SkySports Chelsea's bid to land the Women's Super League 1 title began in confident fashion with a 6-0 victory against Bristol City at Kingsmeadow. The Spring Series champions top the 2017/18 table after the opening round of fixtures thanks to Maren Mjelde's and more »
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 9:28 PM
CHELSEA whizz kid Ethan Ampadu has been compared to David Luiz.
The Sun - Sun Sep 24 9:05 PM
EVERTON made a stunning club-record attempt to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea, according to reports in Spain. The Toffees were desperate to bring in a frontman during the summer transfer window and were heavily linked with Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud. And Marca claim that they tabled an offer of £66....
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 8:51 PM
SkySports The European transfer window may only have been closed a matter of weeks but already clubs will have an idea where they still need to strengthen in January. Our friends at Football Whispers have scoured media across Europe for the latest news and
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 8:51 PM
Chelsea's bid to land the Women's Super League 1 title began in confident fashion with a 6-0 victory against Bristol City at Kingsmeadow.
Daily Mail - Sun Sep 24 7:46 PM
Everton made a club-record attempt to sign Chelsea striker Diego Costa in the final days of the summer transfer window, only to be told he only had eyes for Atletico Madrid.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 6:30 PM
Alvaro Morata was all smiles as he posed for a picture with the match ball after hitting a brilliant hat-trick in Chelsea’s 4-0 win over Stoke on Saturday. The Spain international continued his fine start to the new season by scoring three times against the Potters to help Chelsea move up to thir...
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 24 6:25 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has given Blues fans assurances over their upcoming Champions League clash with Spanish giants Atletico Madrid by saying that his Chelsea side “will be ready” following their 4-0 demolition of Stoke on the weekend, as reported by the Sun. Chelsea, who will be the fir...
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 6:13 PM
ANTONIO CONTE weakened Chelsea’s position and forced them to sell Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid for less cash.
The Sun - Sun Sep 24 5:43 PM
ALVARO MORATA has thanked Chelsea fans for his new song which claims he is better than Tottenham striker Harry Kane. The 24-year-old implored Blues supporters to change his old chant after it was deemed to be offensive towards Jewish people. And Chelsea revealed they would slap lifetime bans of a...
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 24 5:21 PM
Spurs are reportedly interested in signing Rennes and France defender Joris Gnangon, however the north London club are set to face stiff opposition from Inter Milan in the race to sign the 20-year-old, according to HITC. As per HITC, Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino is still eager to bolster his de...
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 24 5:10 PM
Chelsea's bid to land the Women's Super League 1 title began in confident fashion with a 6-0 victory against Bristol City at Kingsmeadow.
The Sun - Sun Sep 24 4:48 PM
ANTONIO CONTE is confident his Chelsea side are in good shape going into Wednesday’s Champions League tie against Atletico Madrid. The Blues destroyed Stoke on Saturday – cruising to a 4-0 win – as they look to carry on their fine form ahead of their trip to Spain. Chelsea will be the first forei...
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 4:42 PM
ANTONIO CONTE could face an awkward reunion with Diego Costa when Chelsea visit Atletico Madrid on Wednesday - but what are the top ten manager and player fallouts ever?
Mirror - Sun Sep 24 4:20 PM
Chelsea fans came under fire after original song included derogatory reference to rivals Tottenham with an Anti-Semitic term
Daily Mail - Sun Sep 24 4:08 PM
OLIVER TODD AT KINGSMEADOW: Drew Spence put her ongoing involvement in the Mark Sampson saga to one side to help drive her club to a season-opening victory over Bristol City.
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 24 3:49 PM
Everton had a £63m (€75M) offer for Chelsea and Spain forward Diego Costa prove unsuccesful over the summer, with the Toffees being unable to enter negotiations with the Blues as Costa had his heart set on a move back to Atletico Madrid, according to Marca. Costa’s move back to Atletico is yet to...
BBC - Sun Sep 24 2:51 PM
Maren Mjelde scores twice as Chelsea Ladies begin their Women's Super League One campaign by thrashing Bristol City Women.
The Sun - Sun Sep 24 2:07 PM
CHELSEA starlet Ethan Ampadu has been hailed as Wales’ David Luiz. Blues defender Luiz is comfortable playing either centre-back or in an advanced midfield role at Stamford Bridge. But Wales boss Chris Coleman believes Ampadu, who made his Chelsea debut in Wednesday’s 5-1 Carabao Cup win over Not...
Soccernet - Sun Sep 24 2:03 PM
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte thanks supporters for changing the words to a controversial chant for Alvaro Morata.
Daily Mail - Sun Sep 24 1:27 PM
Antonio Conte thinks his Chelsea side head into their Champions League game against Atletico Madrid in good shape following a comfortable victory over Stoke.
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 24 1:24 PM
Hat-trick hero Alvaro Morata says Chelsea sent a message to their Premier League rivals with their thumping victory at Stoke.
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 1:21 PM
CHELSEA are ready to renew their interest in Juventus star Alex Sandro.
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 1:15 PM
OLIVIER GIROUD and Nemanja Matic have both been nominated for the FIFA Puskas Award this year – but Liverpool fans have been left livid at the selection.
Daily Express - Sun Sep 24 1:04 PM
CHELSEA are notoriously canny in the transfer market, with the Blues making nearly £500million in profit over the past three and a half years.
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 11:55 AM
SkySports "The two Manchester clubs and Chelsea are doing that under top-level management." If you are using skysports.com you can comment below to get involved in the debate, but please adhere to our House Rules. If you wish to report any comment, simply click and more »
Irish Independent - Sun Sep 24 11:26 AM
Antonio Conte thinks his Chelsea side head into their Champions League game against Atletico Madrid in good shape following a comfortable victory over Stoke.
Soccernet - Sun Sep 24 11:09 AM
Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata insists that the club have shown they are in a fight for the Premier League title after dismantling
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 11:02 AM
ALVARO MORATA says Chelsea sent a message to their Premier League rivals yesterday.
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 10:41 AM
CHELSEA are better with Alvaro Morata over Diego Costa.
The Sun - Sun Sep 24 10:02 AM
MANCHESTER CITY star John Stones bizarrely congratulated Chelsea and Alvaro Morata on Instagram on Saturday evening… thanks to an incredible PR blunder. Earlier in the day, Pep Guardiola’s City thumped Roy Hodgson’s hapless Crystal Palace 5-0, while the Blues stormed to a 4-0 win away to Stoke. S...
Mirror - Sun Sep 24 9:54 AM
Plenty of United supporters were quick to suggest the Chelsea and Liverpool bosses would have been applauded - not sent off - for doing exactly what Mourinho did
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 9:54 AM
CHELSEA might have lost the master of the dark arts in Diego Costa – but in Alvaro Morata there is plenty of light at the end of the tunnel.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 9:45 AM
Andriy Shevchenko believes that Alvaro Morata is more than capable of stepping in to fill the void left by Diego Costa at Chelsea this season. Antonio Conte moved quickly to sign Morata from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window as it became clear that Costa did not have a future at Stamford...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 9:15 AM
Antonio Conte has confirmed that Tiemoue Bakayoko hasn’t suffered any injuries following the Chelsea signing’s minor car accident. The France international moved to the defending Premier League champions in a £40m deal from Ligue 1 holders AS Monaco in the summer transfer window. Bakayoko’s arriv...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 8:45 AM
Antonio Conte is encouraged by Eden Hazard’s performances since his return to competitive action for Chelsea. Hazard suffered a broken ankle during international duty at the end of the 2016-17 season after helping Chelsea to win the Premier League title in Conte’s debut campaign in charge. The Bl...
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 24 8:43 AM
Chelsea could reportedly be set for a reunion with Diego Costa already, as the Spaniard is expected to be paraded in front of Atletico Madrid fans on Wednesday night. The 28-year-old landed in Madrid on Friday ahead of undergoing his medical and officially completing his return to Atleti, while h...
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 24 8:42 AM
Mark Hughes has insisted Chelsea have been "flattered" by the 4-0 score as Stoke City were beaten at home on Saturday.
Daily Express - Sun Sep 24 8:31 AM
STOKE CITY manager Mark Hughes believes Marcos Alonso was lucky not to be sent off as his side were thumped 4-0 by Chelsea yesterday.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 8:30 AM
Gary Neville has told Arsene Wenger to send a tape of Arsenal’s performance at Chelsea to Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez. The Gunners travelled to the defending Premier League champions looking to avoid another setback following a disappointing start to the season. Arsenal lost 4-0 to title rivals...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 8:15 AM
Antonio Conte has thanked Diego Costa for his contribution to Chelsea following the striker’s return to Atletico Madrid. The controversial centre-forward completed a move to Atletico Madrid on loan for the remainder of the season on Thursday, with los Rojiblancos set to complete a £57.1m permanen...
Daily Express - Sun Sep 24 7:50 AM
ALVARO MORATA is a far better option for Chelsea than Diego Costa, according to Glenn Hoddle.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 7:45 AM
Willian has described Eden Hazard as an “unbelievable” player and is tipping the Belgian to play a key role for Chelsea this season. Hazard has earned a reputation as one of the Premier League’s finest attacking talents since his arrival at Stamford Bridge from French side Lille back in 2012. The...
Daily Express - Sun Sep 24 7:37 AM
EVERTON made a bid for Chelsea outcast Diego Costa in the summer, according to reports in Spain.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 7:15 AM
Charlie Nicholas has lavished praise on Eden Hazard, claiming that the Chelsea attacker is not far behind Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in terms of quality. The 26-year-old has earned a reputation as one of Europe’s top attacking talents since arriving in the Premier League from Lille back i...
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 24 7:13 AM
Chelsea could reportedly be set for a reunion with Diego Costa already, as the Spaniard is expected to be paraded in front of Atletico Madrid fans on Wednesday night. The 28-year-old landed in Madrid on Friday ahead of undergoing his medical and officially completing his return to Atleti, while h...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 6:45 AM
Pat Nevin has lavished praise on Alvaro Morata following his start to life as a Chelsea player. The 24-year-old signed for the Blues from Real Madrid back in July as Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his attacking options at Stamford Bridge. Morata will be expected to help to fill the void l...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 6:05 AM
Gary Neville has praised Arsene Wenger’s role in Arsenal’s positive performance at Chelsea last weekend. The Gunners boss has been coming under pressure in recent weeks following the north London side’s disappointing start to the season. Arsenal lost 4-0 to title rivals Liverpool at Anfield at th...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 6:00 AM
Pat Nevin has hailed Arsene Wenger’s influence on Arsenal’s resolute performance in a goalless draw at Chelsea last weekend. The Gunners boss adopted a pragmatic approach for the trip to the Premier League champions and the move paid dividends as Arsenal produced one of their best performances on...
Goal.com - Sun Sep 24 5:36 AM
Man Utd, Real Madrid, Chelsea, PSG, Barcelona, Man City and Juventus are all in action on a busy day around Europe - follow it all with Goal!
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 5:30 AM
EVERTON attempted to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea in the summer.
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 5:30 AM
ALVARO MORATA scored a hat-trick for Chelsea yesterday in their 4-0 win away at Stoke - but what are the ten best Premier League debut seasons ever?
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 5:27 AM
SkySports Diego Costa insists he was "very happy" at Chelsea but is thrilled to be coming "home" to play for Atletico Madrid. Sky Bet. Loading Market Football Betting · £10 Completely Free. The 28-year-old has arrived in Spain to undergo a medical after it and more »
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 5:20 AM
Pat Nevin has attempted to explain why Kevin De Bruyne didn’t prove a success at Chelsea. The Belgium international has established himself as one of the best players in the Premier League so far this season. De Bruyne has made three assists in five appearances in the Premier League to help the C...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 5:00 AM
Thierry Henry has played down the significance of Arsenal’s goalless draw at Chelsea last weekend. Arsene Wenger showed a pragmatic side as the Gunners managed to contain a Chelsea team that had won their last three Premier League games. Arsenal were without Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez but the...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 4:50 AM
Willian has admitted that he was disappointed to see the likes of Nemanja Matic and Diego Costa leave Chelsea in the summer transfer window. Matic was allowed to leave Stamford Bridge to sign for Premier League rivals Manchester United back in August despite the Serbian playing a key role in help...
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 1:25 AM
SkySports Watch goals and highlights from the weekend's Premier League games, as Man City, Man Utd, Liverpool, Chelsea and Tottenham all won. Anybody in the UK can view the highlights for free, but you will need to create a free Sky iD - you can do that HERE. and more »
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 1:09 AM
SkySports Diego Costa watched on as his new club Atletico Madrid beat Sevilla 2-0 at the Wanda Metropolitano in La Liga on Saturday. Costa, who finally secured a return from Chelsea on Thursday, cannot take the field until January, but he could at least revel in and more »
The Sun - Sun Sep 24 1:00 AM
ALVARO MORATA took just 81 seconds to make his mark – and then completed his first hat-trick in English football in a dazzling display of expert finishing. Not a bad start for a bloke looking to prove himself after Diego Costa finally headed into the sunset and rejoined Atletico Madrid. Chelsea,...
Daily Express - Sun Sep 24 12:32 AM
ANTONIO CONTE has held firm in his conviction throughout all the temperamental outbursts and verbal spats and provocative behaviour that Chelsea will be better off without Diego Costa.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 12:15 AM
Antonio Conte has told Alvaro Morata that he must become more aggressive on the pitch for Chelsea following his transfer from Real Madrid in the summer. The 24-year-old has made a strong start to life at Stamford Bridge and has earned plenty of praise for his performances for Conte’s men so far t...
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 12:14 AM
Alvaro Morata scored his hat-trick for Chelsea in the champions' ruthless 4-0 win at Stoke .
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 12:14 AM
Chelsea showed there was life after Diego Costa with a 4-0 victory at Stoke - but should Marcos Alonso have seen red for two fouls in quick succession?
Sky Sports - Sat Sep 23 11:58 PM
Chelsea continued to show there is life after Diego Costa with another Premier League victory at Stoke, with Alvaro Morata scoring a hat-trick in a 4-0 win.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 11:45 PM
Antonio Conte has hailed Alvaro Morata as a “complete player” and says that the striker is ready to fill Diego Costa’s boots at Chelsea. The 24-year-old joined the Blues from Spanish side Real Madrid in the summer transfer window as Conte moved quickly to bolster his attacking options at Stamford...
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 11:08 PM
The Stoke City boss believes the striker was a genius at carrying things right to the line, and believes the club may miss out with him gone
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 11:08 PM
The Brazilian is disappointed to have seen two proven performers leave Stamford Bridge, but believes fresh faces can help to cover the departures
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 11:08 PM
The former Real Madrid forward has helped to smooth the transition from his Spain international colleague, with the goals continuing to flow
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 11:08 PM
Chelsea romped to a 4-0 win over Stoke City at bet365 Stadium courtesy of a hat-trick from Alvaro Morata.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 10:47 PM
ALVARO MORATA became the 17th Chelsea player to score a hat-trick with his three goals against Stoke, edging the Blues closer to Arsenal’s record.
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 10:37 PM
DIEGO COSTA could be paraded in front of Atletico Madrid fans ahead of their Champions League clash with Chelsea on Wednesday night. The Spain striker landed in Madrid on Friday and completed a medical before making an appearance in the stands for the 2-0 La Liga win over Sevilla. And he could co...
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 10:34 PM
Diego Costa speaks of his eagerness to return to Atletico, but remains grateful to Chelsea.
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 23 10:33 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte insisted that, despite defeating Stoke City 4-0 on Saturday, that their victory at the Britannia Stadium was anything but easy.
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 10:15 PM
THE League Cup has always offered clubs the chance to throw some youngsters into the fray and this week was no different, especially with Chelsea and Arsenal. Chelsea played Charly Musonda and brought on Ethan Ampadu and Jake Clarke-Salter while the Gunners gave Reiss Nelson his first start and b...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 10:02 PM
CHELSEA striker Alvaro Morata is delighted with the fans’ new chant for him, the club’s head of communications has revealed.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 9:53 PM
Mark Hughes doesn't mince words when discussing Stoke's horrendous defensive showing in their 4-0 loss to Chelsea.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 9:53 PM
Despite a convincing 4-0 win over Stoke, Antonio Conte was most pleased that his side never became complacent.
Independent - Sat Sep 23 9:00 PM
Song contained antisemitic references to London rivals Tottenham Hotspur
Sky Sports - Sat Sep 23 8:57 PM
Diego Costa watched on as his new club Atletico Madrid beat Sevilla 2-0 at the Wanda Metropolitano in La Liga on Saturday.
Daily Telegraph - Sat Sep 23 8:39 PM
Telegraph.co.uk “He comes from sunny Spain, he's better than Harry Kane”, was the new chant from Chelsea's supporters. There was the proof, if it was needed, that Diego Costa has finally been consigned to history and Chelsea's future appears brighter with Alvaro Morata. and more »
Metro - Sat Sep 23 8:32 PM
'They stopped all momentum.'
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 23 8:30 PM
Alvaro Morata's treble against Stoke City has brought him level with Manchester duo Sergio Aguero and Romelu Lukaku in the race for the Premier League Golden Boot.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 8:29 PM
MARCOS ALONSO was not taken off to save Chelsea going down to ten men again this season, according to Blues boss Antonio Conte.
Mirror - Sat Sep 23 8:23 PM
The England defenders seemed to swap Instagram accounts in an odd mix-up on Saturday, with their PR company no doubt left red-faced
Sky Sports - Sat Sep 23 8:01 PM
SkySports Chelsea and Manchester City were the biggest winners on a goal-packed day of Premier League action, while there were also victories for Tottenham, Manchester United, Watford, Everton and Liverpool. Here are five stats you can use to impress your mates! and more »
Sky Sports - Sat Sep 23 7:46 PM
What were the standout stats from Saturday's football?
Sky Sports - Sat Sep 23 7:43 PM
Mark Hughes rued a number of "catastrophic errors" after Stoke's 4-0 defeat at home to Chelsea.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 7:36 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has been told Thibaut Courtois will be fit to play against Atletico Madrid this week despite a nasty head injury sustained in Chelsea’s match with Stoke.
Sky Sports - Sat Sep 23 7:33 PM
Antonio Conte has set his sights on Atletico Madrid after Chelsea's crushing victory over Stoke on Saturday.
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 23 7:24 PM
Chelsea have claimed that hat-trick hero Alvaro Morata was grateful to fans for coming up with an acceptable new song in his honour. Supporters ditched a previous anti-semitic chant
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 23 7:11 PM
Alvaro Morata has thanked fans for his new song after Chelsea condemned a previous chant which included anti-Semitic language.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 7:06 PM
STOKE -- Antonio Conte and Alvaro Morata thanked Chelsea supporters after they changed the words to a controversial chant while honouring
Daily Telegraph - Sat Sep 23 6:59 PM
Telegraph.co.uk Precisely 12 months ago, in the throes of a comprehensive 3-0 defeat at Arsenal, Chelsea manager Antonio Conte tried an experiment that was to change the course of the season. The game was gone but switching to a three-man defence seemed to instantly and more »
Metro - Sat Sep 23 6:48 PM
'It was great, I'm pleased for this.'
Irish Independent - Sat Sep 23 6:46 PM
Alvaro Morata earned the praise of his manager after he continued to fill the boots of Diego Costa with a hat-trick in Chelsea's 4-0 victory at Stoke.
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 6:26 PM
CHELSEA fans seem to have made it official: Alvaro Morata is better than Diego Costa. Days after the Premier League winner finally forced his way out of Stamford Bridge in a £58million return to Atletico Madrid, Morata bagged a brilliant hat-trick. Morata had already scored three headers before t...
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 6:25 PM
ANTONIO CONTE says he’s delighted with Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 6:25 PM
CHELSEA won 3-0 away at Stoke in today - here are our Blues player ratings.
Mirror - Sat Sep 23 6:16 PM
The Spaniard bagged a treble at the Bet365 Stadium on the very same week that a certain other Spanish international left the Blues, and Twitter was ablaze with the same opinion
BBC - Sat Sep 23 6:10 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte praises his hard-working side after their 4-0 win against Stoke.
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 23 6:04 PM
Buried beneath Antonio Conte’s sound-bites about Alvaro Morata being the kind of boy you’d like your daughter to marry, the manager had an important observation to make.
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 23 5:59 PM
Antonio Conte has allayed fears over an injury to Thibaut Courtois, insisting the Chelsea goalkeeper is ready to face Atletico Madrid.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 5:57 PM
CHELSEA manager Antonio Conte has hailed hat-trick hero Alvaro Morata as his side eased past Stoke City 4-0.
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 5:49 PM
Chelsea fans have found a new chant for their star summer signing Alvaro Morata, with the song also containing a dig at Spurs talisman Harry Kane. Morata, who bagged a hat-trick for the Blues today as his side swept side Stoke City 4-0 at the BET365 Stadium, previously had a chant for the Spaniar...
Irish Independent - Sat Sep 23 5:45 PM
Chelsea continued to show there is life after Diego Costa with another Premier League victory at Stoke, with Alvaro Morata scoring a hat-trick in a 4-0 win.
BBC - Sat Sep 23 5:44 PM
Stoke manager Mark Hughes says "catastrophic" defending saw the Potter slumpt to a 4-0 defeat by Chelsea.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 5:44 PM
Craig Burley takes to the touchscreen to dissect Alvaro Morata's vintage performance in Chelsea's 4-0 win at Stoke.
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 5:37 PM
21-year-old Chelsea and England star Ruben Loftus-Cheek has spoken out about his loan move to fellow Premier League side Crystal Palace and his future with the Blues, saying that he felt “it was the right time to go away” from the club, according to the Daily Star. Loftus-Cheek, who has come thro...
Sky Sports - Sat Sep 23 5:36 PM
SkySports Alvaro Morata scored his first Chelsea hat-trick as the champions began life without Diego Costa with a 4-0 win at Stoke. Morata struck inside 80 seconds at the bet365 Stadium to give Antonio Conte's men the lead before Pedro punished an error from and more »
Independent - Sat Sep 23 5:36 PM
Stoke 0 Chelsea 4: The Spaniard scored his first Blues goals with his feet while Pedro added another as Antonio Conte's men thrashed the Potters
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 5:33 PM
Alvaro Morata bagged a hat trick in Chelsea's 4-0 demolition of Stoke. Alvaro Morata bagged a hat trick in Chelsea's 4-0 demolition of Stoke. Alvaro Morata bagged a hat trick in Chelsea's 4-0 demolition of Stoke. Chelsea coasted to an impressive 4-0 win over Stoke City at the bet365 Stadium on Sa...
Irish Independent - Sat Sep 23 5:32 PM
Chelsea continued to show there is life after Diego Costa with another Premier League victory at Stoke, with Alvaro Morata scoring a hat-trick in a 4-0 win.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 5:29 PM
Alvaro Morata scored a hat trick as Chelsea thumped Stoke at the bet365 Stadium. Alvaro Morata scored a hat trick as Chelsea thumped Stoke at the bet365 Stadium. Alvaro Morata scored a hat trick as Chelsea thumped Stoke at the bet365 Stadium. STOKE, England -- Three thoughts on Stoke 0-4 Chelsea...
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 5:29 PM
Alvaro Morata managed to net an early goal for Chelsea within 90 seconds as the Blues were able to beat Stoke City comfortably.
Sky Sports - Sat Sep 23 5:29 PM
Alvaro Morata scored his first Chelsea hat-trick as the champions began life without Diego Costa with a 4-0 win at Stoke.
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 5:26 PM
If there were question marks hanging over Alvaro Morata still, the Chelsea striker provided an emphatic response with a hat-trick against Stoke City on Saturday. The 24-year-old has a lot of pressure on his shoulders to score the goals to take Chelsea to trophies this season, and he had made a po...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 5:21 PM
JORIS GNAGNON has confirmed he turned down a move to Stamford Bridge this summer as he feared a lack of game time would stunt his development. The Rennes defender is a rising talent in french football and has attracted attention from not only Chelsea but Borussia Dortmund too. The France Under-20...
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 23 5:18 PM
Alvaro Morata scored a hat-trick as third-placed Chelsea kept up their pursuit of Manchester's Premier League pace-setters by routing Stoke City 4-0 on Saturday.
Irish Independent - Sat Sep 23 5:14 PM
Chelsea continued to show there is life after Diego Costa with another Premier League victory at Stoke, with Alvaro Morata scoring a hat-trick in a 4-0 win.
Guardian - Sat Sep 23 5:11 PM
Antonio Conte was his usual animated self on the touchline, pacing up and down and waving his arms around, yet this was one of those afternoons when the Chelsea manager could have put his feet up, sat back and enjoyed the show as the outstanding Álvaro Morata took centre stage with a superb hat-t...
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 5:10 PM
Chelsea secured a 4-0 win over Stoke City at the Bet365 Stadium on Saturday, with Alvaro Morata helping himself to a hat-trick. Morata and Pedro bagged the first two goals of the game in the first half, with the former taking just two minutes to get on the mark while Pedro produced a great finish...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 5:10 PM
Pat Nevin was left gushing with praise for Alvaro Morata after the striker netted a hat-trick in Chelsea’s 4-0 win over Stoke in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon. The Spanish striker continued his fine start to the new campaign under Antonio Conte and gave the visitors the lead at the bet...
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 5:09 PM
Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool have been put on red alert, after the odds of the £40M PSG securing a move to a Premier League side dropped to as low as 7/2, according to the Daily Star. Draxler, who was bought by the Ligue 1 side for £40M from Bundesliga side Wolfsburg last season according to ...
Mirror - Sat Sep 23 5:08 PM
The Spaniard hit a treble in the same week Diego Costa left the club
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 5:05 PM
CHARLIE NICHOLAS says Arsenal celebrating a draw with Chelsea is a reality now.
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 5:01 PM
ALVARO MORATA took just 81 seconds to make his mark – and then completed his first hat-trick in English football in a dazzling display of expert finishing. Not a bad start for a bloke looking to prove himself after Diego Costa finally headed into the sunset and rejoined Atletico Madrid. Chelsea,...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 5:00 PM
Mario Melchiot heaped praise on Alvaro Morata after the Chelsea signing’s electric performance in Saturday’s 4-0 win at Stoke City. The Spain international was one of six summer signings at Stamford Bridge following a £58m move to Chelsea from La Liga giants Real Madrid. The Blues forward scored...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 4:59 PM
ALVARO MORATA put Stoke to the sword at the bet365 Stadium but who else impressed?
BBC - Sat Sep 23 4:58 PM
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Stoke City and Chelsea.
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 23 4:57 PM
JOE BERNSTEIN AT THE BET365 STADIUM: Alvaro Morata scored a classy hat-trick, starting after 83 seconds, to underline there is life after Diego Costa for the Premier League champions.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 4:53 PM
Romelu Lukaku's 20th-minute goal gave Man United victory at St Mary's. Elsewhere, Alvaro Morata's hat trick inspired Chelsea to a 4-0 win at Stoke; Raheem Sterling scored twice as Man City thrashed Palace 5-0. Read »
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 4:50 PM
Gary Lineker has heaped praise on Alvaro Morata after the Chelsea striker scored a hat-trick in a 4-0 win against Stoke City on Saturday afternoon. The Spain international moved to Chelsea in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window to prepare for Diego Costa’s an...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 4:50 PM
ALVARO MORATA bagged a hat-trick to banish concerns Chelsea haven’t yet found a replacement for Diego Costa.
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 23 4:50 PM
Alvaro Morata scored a hat-trick as Chelsea made easy work of Stoke City in the Premier League on Saturday.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 4:39 PM
English Premier League: Alvaro Morata (82') Stoke 0-4 Chelsea
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 4:35 PM
English Premier League: Alvaro Morata (77') Stoke 0-3 Chelsea
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 4:13 PM
ALVARO MORATA celebrated his opening goal for Chelsea with his Spanish team-mates.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 4:05 PM
ARSENE WENGER was right to leave Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez on the bench against Chelsea last week.
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 23 3:53 PM
After both sides had hit the woodwork, Carrasco opened the scoring two minutes after halftime and Griezmann sealed the victory in the 70th.
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 3:49 PM
Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata was on target against Stoke City on Saturday, with his compatriot registering yet another assist for his teammate. Cesar Azpilicueta has now assisted each of Morata’s last three Premier League goals, as the two Spaniards continue to link up brilliantly. They wasted l...
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 3:31 PM
CHELSEA star David Luiz was looking to hurt Arsenal ace Sead Kolasinac last week.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 3:31 PM
English Premier League: Pedro (30') Stoke 0-2 Chelsea
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 3:11 PM
Yannick Carrasco and Antoine Griezmann sealed the points as Atletico Madrid beat Sevilla. Diego Costa watched on from the stands as Atletico Madrid produced a real show of strength and fired a warning to Champions League opponents Chelsea as they comfortably brushed aside Sevilla 2-0 at the Wanda...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 3:05 PM
GARY CAHILL has dropped to the bench against Stoke – and Chelsea fans are divided.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 3:03 PM
English Premier League: Alvaro Morata (2') Stoke 0-1 Chelsea
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 3:02 PM
CHELSEA star Willian claims Diego Costa will be missed but insists the club will move on from the striker’s return to Atletico Madrid. Costa was told by Blues boss Antonio Conte he had no future at Stamford Bridge and was then stuck in the middle of a summer transfer stand-off with the Premier Le...
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 2:46 PM
Diego Costa looked on as Atletico Madrid allowed themselves to keep pace with Barcelona at the top of La Liga with a 2-0 win over Sevilla. Costa is
Metro - Sat Sep 23 2:40 PM
Atletico will be desperate to push it through.
BBC - Sat Sep 23 2:23 PM
Atletico Madrid beat Sevilla to remain unbeaten in La Liga, as potential incoming striker Diego Costa watches on.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 2:19 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has picked his team for Chelsea's trip to Stoke.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 2:19 PM
CHELSEA travel to Stoke in the Premier League - follow all the action LIVE here with Starsport.
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 2:16 PM
STOKE take on Chelsea in the Premier League. The game will be played at the bet365 Stadium. FACT ME Stoke City have suffered 13 Premier League defeats against Chelsea in the Premier League; more than they have against any other opponent. Chelsea have won seven of their last eight Premier League...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 2:09 PM
RENNES defender Joris Gnagnon has confirmed he turned down a move to Chelsea in the summer.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 2:08 PM
CHELSEA travel to Stoke today seeking to continue their unbeaten start to the season.
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 2:06 PM
The former Blues skipper is disappointed to have seen the Spain international force through a return to Atletico Madrid, but has wished him well
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 2:06 PM
The former England centre-back found his likeness in an unusual place that has left him seething
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 2:06 PM
Antonio Conte's men are hoping for a fourth Premier League win of the season but the Potters' goalscoring record this season could stand in their way
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 2:06 PM
The Rennes defender attracted attention from the Blues and Borussia Dortmund over the summer, but opted against a move at this stage of his career
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 2:06 PM
Chelsea face a tough test on Saturday afternoon as they head to the Bet365 Stadium to take on Stoke City hoping to continue their good form. The reigning Premier League champions sit in third place in the table ahead of kick-off, having successfully recovered from their opening-day loss to Burnle...
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 2:06 PM
The England international says he never felt “the full support” of the club while emerging through the youth system at Stamford Bridge
Sky Sports - Sat Sep 23 2:03 PM
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 1:52 PM
CHELSEA will face a tough task if they are to get anything more than Diego Costa’s transfer fee out of Atletico Madrid Wednesday. Diego Simeone’s produced a typically well-organised display against Sevilla to rise into second in La Liga — six points ahead of rivals Real Madrid. Even without Cos...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 1:30 PM
CHELSEA, Manchester City and Manchester United are in action on a busy day of Premier League fixtures. Express Sport brings you all the latest updates from around the grounds.
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 23 1:23 PM
The former Chelsea striker managed to force a return to his former employers on Thursday after a summer of frustration and controversy clouded the striker's future at the Blues.
Mirror - Sat Sep 23 1:19 PM
The striker is due to complete his return to Madrid after a deal worth £67million
Metro - Sat Sep 23 1:16 PM
Can the Blues recover from a slow start?
Mirror - Sat Sep 23 12:55 PM
The Spanish forward has settled in well at Stamford Bridge after his summer move from Real Madrid, but after getting married in the summer he might not have expected this from his manager
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 12:40 PM
Former Chelsea defender and club legend John Terry has paid tribute to Diego Costa ahead of his exit from Stamford Bridge in the coming days. As shared on Twitter by Atletico Madrid on Friday, the Spanish striker arrived in the capital to complete his return to the club. ? @diegocosta: “El Atleti...
Metro - Sat Sep 23 12:32 PM
He says he wanted one more season at his current club.
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 12:13 PM
DIEGO COSTA watched Atletico Madrid take on Sevilla after passing his medical this morning. The £57million signing was in the stands at the Wanda Metropolitano after Atleti agreed a deal with Chelsea this week. But supporters will not be able to see him in action on the field until January due to...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 12:04 PM
RUBEN LOFTUS-CHEEK has admitted he has no idea if he has a future at Chelsea. The midfielder is on loan at Crystal Palace for the season after struggling to make an impact at Stamford Bridge last season. And Loftus-Cheek, 21, insists he is not worried about knowing if he is in Antonio Conte’s lon...
Daily Telegraph - Sat Sep 23 11:56 AM
Telegraph.co.uk Costa arrived in Madrid on Friday, to seal his £57 million return to Atlético Madrid, just as Conte was delivering his pre-match briefing ahead of Chelsea's Premier League encounter away to Stoke City and it was clear that the head coach was not in any and more »
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 11:37 AM
JORIS GNAGNON has revealed what he made of Chelsea’s interest in signing him this summer.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 11:22 AM
With a Premier League tie against Stoke City in the offing, Chelsea clambered aboard their private jet and made the short hop en masse from London to the Potteries. Despite the journey taking less than an hour, it all proved too tiring for Tiemoue Bakayoko who managed to fall soundly asleep in hi...
Sky Sports - Sat Sep 23 11:10 AM
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 10:52 AM
CHELSEA winger Willian admits he was disappointed to see the likes of Nemanja Matic and Diego Costa leave Stamford Bridge.
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 10:49 AM
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has revealed that he believes this is the right time for Alvaro Morata to become the star man and main striker at a top club. With Diego Costa on the verge of completing his move to Atletico Madrid, it finally brings an end to the saga over his exit and really clears …...
Mirror - Sat Sep 23 10:42 AM
The 28-year-old striker finally agreed a move back to Atletico earlier this week
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 10:37 AM
ATLETICO MADRID have dropped a huge hint that Diego Costa will wear the No18 shirt this season. The Spanish international has sealed a £57million switch but cannot be registered until January due to a transfer ban. And when he is added to the squad, Costa could take the No18 short popular with st...
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 23 10:36 AM
Willian says Chelsea's next two Premier League matches are "like finals" as the Blues try to stay on the coattails of the leaders.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 9:55 AM
DIEGO COSTA will mark the latest step in his long-awaited departure from Chelsea by making his first Atletico Madrid public appearance today.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 9:45 AM
Paul Merson is backing Chelsea to claim a 3-1 victory over Stoke City when the Blues travel to the bet365 Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The Blues have been in good form so far this season but were held to a goalless draw by Arsenal at Stamford Bridge last weekend to leave them in third place … ...
Metro - Sat Sep 23 9:28 AM
He's agreed to return to Atletico Madrid.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 9:19 AM
WILLIAN has offered his verdict on Chelsea team-mate Eden Hazard.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 9:18 AM
CHELSEA star Willian has admitted it’s not ideal to lose players with the calibre of Nemanja Matic and Diego Costa.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 23 9:05 AM
Diego Costa regrets the manner of his Chelsea exit and admits to having "special affection'' for people at the club. Costa, 28,
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 9:00 AM
Paul Ince is backing Chelsea to edge a closely fought victory against Stoke City at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Antonio Conte’s side can ill-afford to drop more points in the title race despite being in the early stages of the 2017-18 campaign. Premier League leaders Manchester City...
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 23 8:53 AM
Diego Costa regrets the manner of his Chelsea exit and admits to having 'special affection' for people at the club. The Brazilian has finally agreed a La Liga return to Atletico Madrid.
Mirror - Sat Sep 23 8:53 AM
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London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 23 8:46 AM
Diego Costa admitted he had not joined Atletico Madrid in the manner he had wanted as he landed in the Spanish capital to complete his acrimonious transfer from Chelsea.
Irish Independent - Sat Sep 23 8:24 AM
Diego Costa regrets the manner of his Chelsea exit and admits to having "special affection" for people at the club.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 8:24 AM
RUBEN LOFTUS-CHEEK says he has been given no guarantee he will play for Chelsea again.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 8:15 AM
Diego Costa has reiterated that he has no problem with Chelsea manager Antonio Conte. The Premier League champions confirmed on Thursday evening that a deal to sell the 28-year-old back to Atletico Madrid had been reached. Costa was heavily linked with a return to the Spanish capital after it eme...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 7:30 AM
ANDREA BELOTTI will reportedly opt against a move to Chelsea in favour of signing a new deal at Torino.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 7:30 AM
Kurt Zouma has told his Chelsea team-mates that Stoke City are out to beat Antonio Conte’s men when the Blues travel to the bet365 Stadium on Saturday. The west London side are preparing to take on the Potters as they look to get back to winning ways in the Premier League following their goalless...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 7:15 AM
LIVERPOOL will finish fourth in the Premier League this season.
Sky Sports - Sat Sep 23 7:04 AM
Despite several high-profile departures from Stamford Bridge, Chelsea are just as strong as last season, says Willian.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 7:00 AM
Michy Batshuayi has taken to social media to wish Diego Costa all the best after his move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid was confirmed on Thursday. Chelsea confirmed on Thursday that they had reached an agreement with Atletico to sell the striker the Spanish club in the January transfer window....
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 6:40 AM
EDEN HAZARD could be the key to Chelsea walking away from Stoke with all three points this afternoon, according to Michael Owen.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 6:15 AM
Phil Neville has described Diego Costa as better than Chelsea signing Alvaro Morata. The Spain international moved to Chelsea in a £58m deal from Champions League holders Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata was signed to help replace Costa’s goals after the controversial striker was...
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 6:00 AM
ANDREA BELOTTI is negotiating a new contract with Torino.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 6:00 AM
Paul Merson admits Arsene Wenger deserves credit for Arsenal’s performance at Chelsea despite labelling himself as a critic of the Gunners manager. The north London side have endured a mixed start to the Premier League season following a return of three points from their opening three top-flight...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 5:50 AM
Mark Lawrenson is backing Chelsea to drop points for the second successive game at Stoke City on Saturday afternoon. The defending Premier League champions lost ground on Manchester City and Manchester United in the title race last weekend following a goalless draw with Arsenal at Stamford Bridge...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 5:45 AM
ALVARO MORATA has surprised Andriy Shevchenko at how quickly he has made an impact at Chelsea.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 5:20 AM
RYAN BERTRAND has revealed exactly why he had to leave Chelsea for Southampton two years ago.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 5:18 AM
CHELSEA are back in Premier League action this weekend against Stoke. Express Sport brings you all the latest news, build-up and updates from Stamford Bridge.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 5:00 AM
Danny Higginbotham is backing Chelsea to beat Stoke City despite the Potters’ record at the bet365 Stadium so far this season. The Blues will make the trip to Stoke looking to return to winning ways following something of a surprise goalless stalemate with derby rivals Arsenal at Stamford Bridge...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 5:00 AM
ANTONIO CONTE made a decision to get rid of Diego Costa in January and USED him to win the Premier League title.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 4:00 AM
Diego Costa has underlined his affection for the Chelsea fans after his return to Atletico Madrid was confirmed on Thursday. The Premier League champions agreed a deal with los Rojiblancos to send Costa on loan to the La Liga outfit until the end of the season. Atletico Madrid have committed to r...
Irish Independent - Sat Sep 23 2:30 AM
Antonio Conte yesterday described Alvaro Morata as the kind of "polite" young man any father would be happy for his daughter to bring home - hardly a description that would spring to mind when it comes to discussing the striker he has replaced: Diego Costa.
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 1:53 AM
The Blues will put out a young side in the League Cup on Wednesday night which could see one of their youngsters get his first start
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 1:12 AM
The Brazilian defender has praised his club's efforts in re-signing the Spain international forward, who he has described as a “friend”
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 1:12 AM
The Spain international will return to former side Atletico Madrid after the two clubs reached an agreement over a transfer on Thursday
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 1:12 AM
The Manchester United boss is not included in the three-man shortlist although there is Premier League representation in the form of the Chelsea boss
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 1:12 AM
The Blues boss thinks that his new frontman is a good signing for his side but he wants to teach him to add more aggression to his game
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 23 12:24 AM
He missed Arsenal's 3-1 win over Cologne in the Europa League last Thursday and their goalless draw in the Premier League at Chelsea on Sunday because of a knee issue.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 12:02 AM
RYAN BERTRAND admits he never felt fully supported while playing for Chelsea.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 12:00 AM
Paul Merson is backing Chelsea to beat Stoke 3-1 in their Premier League clash at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Antonio Conte’s men are aiming to return to winning ways in the Premier League after they were held to a battling goalless draw by Arsenal in their most recent outing last S...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 11:54 PM
NIGERIA legend Jay-Jay Okocha has urged Tammy Abraham to switch allegiance to the African nation. Abraham, the Chelsea striker on loan at Swansea, insists he remains committed to playing for England – despite meeting Nigeria FA president Amaju Pinnick after the Swans’ draw with Spurs last weekend...
BBC - Fri Sep 22 11:33 PM
Chelsea lead chase for 14-year-old Caen striker, Arsenal to resurrect move for Dries Mertens, plus more transfer talk.
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 11:20 PM
ANTONIO CONTE finally has a striker at Chelsea he can trust to lead the line AND marry your daughter. Clean-cut Alvaro Morata is officially replacing bad-boy Diego Costa as he finalises his drawn-out Atletico Madrid move. And the Spaniard has earned the ultimate thumbs-up from manager and dad-of-...
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 22 11:14 PM
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte claims Alvaro Morata is almost the complete player, but says the striker needs to be more aggressive on the pitch.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 11:14 PM
DIEGO COSTA has admitted he is dreading the gruelling fitness session that lie ahead at Atletico Madrid.
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 11:03 PM
Chelsea forward Eden Hazard has bid farewell to Diego Costa as the Spaniard looks set to complete his return to Atletico Madrid. As per Sky Sports, the 28-year-old arrived in Spain on Friday to undergo a medical and to complete the formalities of his reported £58m move to Atleti. It ends a three-...
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 10:58 PM
ANTONIO CONTE claims Chelsea have swapped a bad boy for a golden boy by replacing Diego Costa with Alvaro Morata.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 10:58 PM
ANDRIY SHEVCHENKO insists Antonio Conte was right to allow Diego Costa to go - as Alvaro Morata is every bit as good.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 10:58 PM
MARK HUGHES says Chelsea need to brush up on the dark arts now Dirty Diego has departed.
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 10:58 PM
PLUS: Arsenal missed out on the chance to sign Dries Mertens, while there are allegations surrounding Raheem Sterling
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 22 10:46 PM
Antonio Conte was reluctant to discuss the departing Diego Costa on Friday, but suggested Alvaro Morata would benefit from being more like his predecessor as Chelsea's leading striker.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 10:46 PM
Shaka Hislop and Alexis Nunes discuss how Alvaro Morata will succeed Diego Costa at Chelsea. LONDON -- Antonio Conte believes that now is "the right time" for Alvaro Morata to assume the responsibility of being the first-choice striker at a top club, and joked that the Spain international is the...
BBC - Fri Sep 22 10:42 PM
Diego Costa says he did not want to leave Chelsea on bad terms and that he will always have a special affection with Blues fans.
Independent - Fri Sep 22 10:33 PM
Antonio Conte will be expecting the Spaniard to bring a certain fight and edge to Chelsea's game now that Costa has returned to Madrid
Independent - Fri Sep 22 10:33 PM
The Chelsea boss was full of praise for the 'polite' Spaniard but admitted he needs to work on his aggression
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 10:32 PM
As Diego Costa moved to the brink of completing his divorce from Chelsea, Antonio Conte described his replacement, Alvaro Morata, as the kind of person you would want your daughter to marry.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 10:31 PM
Mark Hughes is sorry to see the back of Atletico Madrid-bound Diego Costa and has questioned whether Chelsea might also miss the Spain striker’s mastery of dark arts.
Guardian - Fri Sep 22 10:30 PM
• Conte: ‘You’d be open to have this type of person marry your daughter’ • Chelsea manager backs record signing to thrive with extra responsibility Antonio Conte has backed Álvaro Morata to fill the void left by Diego Costa at Chelsea, describing the striker, who joined the champions for a club r...
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 10:30 PM
Antonio Conte has promised to shake hands with Diego Costa if they meet during Chelsea's trip to face Atletico Madrid next week.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 10:30 PM
Antonio Conte says Alvaro Morata is the kind of man people want their daughters to marry, but the Chelsea coach insists the striker will have to get meaner on the pitch.
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 10:30 PM
Atletico Madrid-bound frontman was a booking waiting to happen, but will his replacement win two titles in three years?
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 10:30 PM
Striker who has finally got his return to the Spanish club expected to attend their Champions League game against the Blues
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 10:30 PM
EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW BY SAMI MOKBEL: Five minutes into this interview and Ryan Bertrand’s face lights up. Full of pride, he reflects on the night of September 1, 2017.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 10:24 PM
The FC crew discuss Chelsea's expectations without Diego Costa and what Alvaro Morata must do to succeed with the club.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 8:54 PM
Paul Mariner reflects on how Chelsea's agreement to move Diego Costa to Atletico is mutually beneficial for club and player. Shaka Hislop and Alexis Nunes discuss how Alvaro Morata will succeed Diego Costa at Chelsea. If there is one word in the English language that could sum up Diego Costa, it'...
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 8:45 PM
Oscar's first-half goal was enough for SIPG to hold off Beijing Guoan for a narrow 1-0 away win.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 8:45 PM
DIEGO COSTA was given a hero's welcome in Madrid ahead of his Chelsea departure.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 8:39 PM
Former Chelsea manager Roberto Di Matteo and forward Andriy Shevchenko discuss Diego Costa's sale and Morata's potential.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 8:26 PM
CHELSEA players were put through their paces at Stamford Bridge ahead of a trip to Stoke.
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 8:20 PM
Costa has posted regular pictures of himself partying in Brazil since going AWOL from Chelsea during his bitter stand-off
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 7:57 PM
Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli has revealed that he’s been left a little disappointed with his rating on FIFA 18, and he’s not the first star name to do so. The big names in football have all been unwrapping their new presents courtesy of EA Sports a little earlier than us, and there’s been a few...
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 22 7:50 PM
SkySports Diego Costa insists he was "very happy" at Chelsea but is thrilled to be coming "home" to play for Atletico Madrid. The 28-year-old has arrived in Spain to undergo a medical after it was announced on Thursday that his former club have re-signed him and more »
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 7:46 PM
Chelsea star Pedro is seemingly getting over his divorce with Carolina Rodriguez after sharing a public moment with his new flame. The 30-year-old divorced his ex partner after they married in 2015 having known each other for more than a decade while also having a son called Bryan. However, with...
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 7:40 PM
If Arsenal can go into games with the same mentality they showed against Chelsea, then I think they might go on a little run.
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 7:16 PM
BOTH Manchester clubs head into the weekend round of fixtures with nothing to separate them. Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho’s sides are both on 13 points with the same goals scored and conceded after five matches. But how will the table change come Monday night? Here are SunSport’s predictions....
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 7:16 PM
DIEGO COSTA has spoken of his delight at being able to return "home" to Atletico Madrid but admits he’s scared of the club’s training sessions.
Metro - Fri Sep 22 6:57 PM
'It is hard to say he has filled his boots'
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 6:44 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED’s chances of signing Antoine Griezmann will be boosted by Chelsea striker Diego Costa’s imminent move to Atletico Madrid, reports say.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 6:44 PM
RUBEN LOFTUS-CHEEK says he’s loving life at Crystal Palace – but he’s got no idea about his future at Chelsea.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 6:36 PM
Alvaro Morata is a different player to Diego Costa so it is hard to say he has filled his boots.
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 22 6:32 PM
Diego Costa spoke of his delight at being able to return "home" to Atletico Madrid as he arrived in Spain to put the finishing touches on his move from Chelsea.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 6:22 PM
WEST HAM star Michail Antonio gave a sharp warning to up and coming players, especially those at London rivals Chelsea.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 6:20 PM
Shaka Hislop and Alexis Nunes discuss how Alvaro Morata will succeed Diego Costa at Chelsea.
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 6:16 PM
DIEGO COSTA admitted he was sorry with the way he left Chelsea as he landed in Madrid to finalise his £67million move to Atletico. The striker smiled and happily posed for photos with many of the waiting children as he was met by adoring fans at the Adolfo Suarez airport in the Spanish capital, C...
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 5:41 PM
Atletico Madrid defender Filipe Luis has welcomed the signing of "one of the three best strikers in the world" after his side agreed a fee with Chelsea for Diego Costa.
Metro - Fri Sep 22 5:33 PM
Encouraging from the Blues boss.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 4:57 PM
TRANSFER NEWS, gossip and rumours from Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea and more.
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 4:57 PM
CHELSEA star Pedro shared a lingering kiss with his new girlfriend after as it was revealed he has got divorced from his teen sweetheart. The Blues ace, 30, was caught in a tender moment with the stunning blonde after being declared fit to return for Saturday’s Premier League game at Stoke. The S...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 4:56 PM
DIEGO COSTA is moving his entire life out of England after quitting Chelsea – including the nightclub he had installed in his Surrey mansion. Costa has flown to Spain today to complete his return to Atletico Madrid after Chelsea finally agreed a £67million fee to sell the controversial striker. H...
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 4:52 PM
STOKE manager Mark Hughes believes Chelsea will miss departing striker Diego Costa’s goals and aggression.
BBC - Fri Sep 22 4:47 PM
Chelsea Ladies manager Emma Hayes is "flattered" to be linked with the vacant England women's job but remains "committed" to Chelsea.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 4:40 PM
Extra Time is all about Diego Costa as the guys respond to your tweets about the Spanish striker's return to Atletico Madrid. Paul Mariner reflects on how Chelsea's agreement to move Diego Costa to Atletico is mutually beneficial for club and player. With Diego Costa sealing a move back to Atleti...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 4:32 PM
DIEGO COSTA admitted he was sorry with the way things ended at Chelsea as he landed in Madrid to complete his £67million move to Atletico. The striker was all smiles as he was met by adoring fans at the Adolfo Suarez airport in the Spanish capital, and happily posed for photos with many of the …
Goal.com - Fri Sep 22 4:27 PM
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Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 4:27 PM
OLIVIER GIROUD's outrageous scorpion kick goal for Arsenal against Crystal Palace last season has been nominated for the prestigious Puskas award.
Goal.com - Fri Sep 22 4:27 PM
Both players scored in the 5-1 win over Nottingham Forest, and the Italian insists that each will be given further opportunities this season
Independent - Fri Sep 22 4:25 PM
A look ahead to the Premier League clash at the bet365 Stadium
Guardian - Fri Sep 22 4:20 PM
Stoke take on the champions after a loss at Bristol City which Mark Hughes described as their worst of the season and with only one centre-back available. Chelsea will be without David Luiz, moreover, their fourth sending off this season. “Maybe they haven’t quite got the dark arts right on spec...
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 4:18 PM
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has dismissed suggestions that a large squad can cause problems as he prepares to add AWOL Chelsea striker Diego Costa to his ranks.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 4:05 PM
FORMER Chelsea captain John Terry says Diego Costa is one of the nicest guys in football.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 4:05 PM
ESPN's Chelsea correspondent Liam Twomey discusses all of the latest news from Stamford Bridge ahead of them match with Stoke.
Metro - Fri Sep 22 4:05 PM
Chelsea confirmed an agreement yesterday.
BBC - Fri Sep 22 4:01 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte thanks forward Diego Costa, who has scored 58 goals in 120 appearances, for his time at the club.
Independent - Fri Sep 22 3:59 PM
Follow all the live action from Saturday's 3.00pm fixtures
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 3:58 PM
It promises to be a difficult game for the champions, and Conte may hope they gain an extra edge by getting ready at Stamford Bridge, rather than their regular Cobham training base.
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 3:57 PM
Diego Costa has been pictured on his way to Madrid in seemingly fine physical form as the forward completes his protracted transfer from Chelsea. Costa had refused to return to the London club since the end of last season, and has finally got his dream return to Atletico Madrid confirmed a for a...
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 3:55 PM
Olivier Giroud's stunning scorpion kick and Nemanja Matic's FA Cup semi-final thunderbolt are among the nominees for the Fifa Puskas Award.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 3:52 PM
The Spain international travelled from his native Brazil, where he spent his summer away from Chelsea's preparations for the Premier League season, to Spain in the early hours of Friday.
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 3:46 PM
A deal worth around £67million has been agreed between the two sides after the striker was exiled over the summer
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 3:38 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has been named as one of the top three bosses on the planet. The Chelsea chief is on Fifa’s three-man shortlist, along with Zinedine Zidane and Max Allegri. Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Neymar are predictably picked as the stars up for the players’ prize at the FIFPro awards...
Metro - Fri Sep 22 3:38 PM
'It's a pleasure for me to see him play regularly.'
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 3:28 PM
Chelsea coach Antonio Conte admits his side's ability to challenge for the Premier League and Champions League will be sorely put to the test over the week.
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 22 3:28 PM
Chelsea will be looking to make up ground on the Manchester clubs when they visit Stoke City on Saturday afternoon.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 3:25 PM
LONDON -- Antonio Conte has thanked Diego Costa for his role in Chelsea's success last season and said any differences between them are "the
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 3:16 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has given his best wishes to Diego Costa ahead of the striker's move back to Atletico Madrid.
Metro - Fri Sep 22 3:16 PM
Chelsea head to Stoke this weekend.
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 3:08 PM
ANTONIO CONTE says Tiemoue Bakayoko is fit to face Stoke despite suffering minor injuries in a car crash. Bakayoko suffered bruising when his Mercedes 4×4 careered off the road on a bridge close to the Chelsea training ground in leafy Surrey. The £40million midfielder was left shaken but otherwis...
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 22 3:08 PM
Head coach Antonio Conte thanked Diego Costa for his contribution at Chelsea on Friday, but declined to discuss the fractious conclusion to the striker's spell at Stamford Bridge.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 3:05 PM
JOHN TERRY has posted a heartwarming message dedicated to departing Chelsea star Diego Costa.
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 3:00 PM
THE weekend is finally upon us! And with it, another list of mouth-watering Premier League fixtures. There’s plenty to play for, and of course – plenty of talking points! So here are seven hot topics to get you in the mood ahead of tomorrow’s 12.30pm opener between West Ham and Spurs… Will highly...
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 3:00 PM
CHELSEA face a stern test when they take on Stoke tomorrow.
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 3:00 PM
Costa is set to return to La Liga with a fee in the region of £58million
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 2:48 PM
Alvaro Morata has considerable boots to fill after displacing Diego Costa. But his performances for Chelsea show signs with every passing game that he can be the elite "reference point" striker Antonio Conte requires. Liam Twomey »
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 2:48 PM
Antonio Conte put his fall-out with Diego Costa in the past by thanking the striker for his contribution to Chelsea.
Independent - Fri Sep 22 2:43 PM
The Brazilian-born Spaniard was never the hate figure he appeared to be on the pitch
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 2:38 PM
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has revealed that Eden Hazard has fully recovered from injury and will be available to feature moving forward. The Belgian international has made just four appearances so far this season with limited minutes after starting the campaign with an injury picked up on intern...
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 2:38 PM
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane is favourite to
Independent - Fri Sep 22 2:27 PM
The Blues agreed to sell him back to Atletico for around £44m
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 2:23 PM
Diego Simeone insists he's focused on facing Sevilla despite a deal being agreed to sign Diego Costa.
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 22 2:20 PM
SkySports Grandma's rice and beans, secret training and Antonio Conte's big mistake Guillem Balague gives us the lowdown on Diego Costa's move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid. It was the worst kept secret in the world that Diego Costa wanted to go to Atletico and more »
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 22 2:14 PM
Head coach Antonio Conte thanked Diego Costa for his contribution at Chelsea on Friday, but declined to discuss the fractious conclusion to the striker's spell at Stamford Bridge.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 2:03 PM
Brazilians Hulk and Oscar combined to give Shanghai SIPG the lead away at Beijing Guoan.
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 22 2:01 PM
Antonio Conte has thanked Diego Costa for his contribution to Chelsea's history in his three years at Stamford Bridge.
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 2:01 PM
The 23-year-old did not suffer any serious injuries and is available to face the Potters
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 1:58 PM
EDEN HAZARD is in contention for his first league start of the season, Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has confirmed.
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 1:52 PM
Chelsea could be set to renew their interest in Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Gabon forward has expressed his frustration at seeing a move to Real Madrid fall through last week, leaving the way for Chelsea to make a bid in January. According to reports in RMC Sport, Aub...
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 1:48 PM
CHELSEA manager Antonio Conte amazed fans with an unexpected skills-fest during training.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 1:47 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has offered updates on Chelsea stars Eden Hazard, Tiemoue Bakayoko and Danny Drinkwater.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 1:45 PM
CHELSEA midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko is fit for Saturday’s trip to Stoke after crashing his car yesterday, says Antonio Conte.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 1:44 PM
Antonio Conte says his players have not been distracted by the Diego Costa transfer saga, but the Chelsea boss thanked the Atletico Madrid bound striker for his commitment during his time at the club.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 1:38 PM
CHELSEA boss Antonio Conte says Michy Batshuayi will receive more game time after his Carabao Cup heroics in midweek.
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 22 1:36 PM
Stoke boss Mark Hughes is facing the prospect of heading into Saturday's Premier League clash against champions Chelsea with only one senior centre-back available.
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 22 1:36 PM
Grandma's rice and beans, secret training and Antonio Conte's big mistake Guillem Balague gives us the lowdown on Diego Costa's move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 1:30 PM
BENJAMIN MENDY has revealed some of his former Monaco team-mates told him they were joining Chelsea.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 1:30 PM
Diego Costa has said he has no grudge against Chelsea boss Antonio Conte as he prepares to complete a return to Atletico Madrid. <a
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 1:26 PM
This week's test is to identify all 20 mystery footballers from just a list of every senior club they have played for in their career - listed in a random order. How many can you guess right?
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 1:26 PM
Chelsea youngster Callum Hudson-Odoi has been named on the shortlist for the first Checkatrade Trophy Player of the Round award.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 1:23 PM
CHELSEA manager Antonio Conte has thanked Diego Costa for all his hard work with the forward set to return to Atletico Madrid.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 1:20 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has spoken about Chelsea's decision to sell Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid.
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 1:17 PM
The Blues boss will hope to build on the big midweek win over Nottingham Forest in the Carabao Cup
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 1:06 PM
CHARLIE SKILLEN - FAN'S VIEW: It’s been one of the finest sights in football for the last few years: a snarling, ferocious beast, elbowing defenders out of the way, slamming the ball home.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 12:55 PM
Ahead of this weekend's action, Sportsmail will be providing you with all you need to know about every fixture, with team news, provisional squads, betting odds and Opta stats.
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 12:49 PM
ATLETICO MADRID take on Sevilla this weekend and Chelsea fans are able to watch their next Champions League opponents for free. Diego Simeone’s men got off to the perfect start at their new Wanda Metropolitano Stadium, beating Malaga 1-0 last week. And with Real Madrid in the doldrums, both Atlet...
Metro - Fri Sep 22 12:45 PM
Antonio Conte may live to regret the decision
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 12:42 PM
The Gabonese striker was linked with moves away from the Westfalenstadion during the summer, with his dream club Real Madrid the front-runners to secure his signature, as well as AC Milan.
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 12:33 PM
Pellegri has shot to stardom this season and scored a stunning brace against Lazio last week
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 12:25 PM
DIEGO COSTA insists he has no beef with Antonio Conte after opening up for the first time since agreeing a £67million return to Atletico Madrid. The AWOL striker, exclusively snapped leaving Brazil yesterday, should sign on in the Spanish capital in the next 24 hours. It brings to an end the bitt...
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 12:10 PM
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes believes the Premier League will miss Diego Costa who he feels was entertaining to watch.
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 12:00 PM
Welbeck has started all five Premier League matches but was forced off with a groin injury at Chelsea
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 11:48 AM
It's derby day again in the capital as West Ham and Tottenham kick off the latest round of top-flight action. Here's the best bets in the Premier League and across the rest of the fixtures.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 11:42 AM
PETE JENSON: The Marca headline on Friday summed up the feeling of expectation at Atletico Madrid ahead of Diego Costa's return. It simply read: Year 1DC. This feels like a new dawn.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 11:33 AM
CHELSEA fans won’t be upset with Diego Costa leaving the club - because they’ve already got a world-class replacement.
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 22 11:11 AM
Stoke face the prospect of hosting champions Chelsea this weekend with just one available centre-half.
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 11:10 AM
AFTER all that, Diego Costa turned out to be worth his weight in gold to Chelsea. Given his recent approach to fitness, it is no surprise the Spanish striker with a penchant for a party, patatas bravas and a pot belly would command such a hefty fee. Costa is finally on his way to Atletico …
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 11:04 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED have been dealt a major transfer blow as Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann will stay on in Spain to partner Diego Costa. According to El Confidencial, Costa will not be replacing the French forward, but will form a deadly partnership with Greizmann in the second half of...
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 10:59 AM
DIEGO COSTA’s move to Atletico Madrid will be a loss to the Premier League, according to Mark Hughes.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 10:59 AM
Michy Batshuayi had his first hat trick against Nottingham Forest. Chelsea drew at home with Arsenal in a game that failed to see them reach top form and have David Luiz sent off. They got back to winning ways with an easy victory vs. Nottingham Forest. Click here to see which other clubs made Sh...
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 10:57 AM
Chelsea striker Diego Costa has broken his silence on his exit as he looks ahead to re-joining former club Atletico Madrid this week. The reigning Premier League champions announced on Thursday that a deal had been struck with Atleti over the transfer of the Spanish international, with Sky Sports...
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 10:54 AM
Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi has thanked 'crazy' Diego Costa for his support during their time together after the champions announced they had reached a deal with Atletico Madrid for the sale of the Spanish international in January.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 10:51 AM
Kurt Zouma admits he wants Stoke City to beat his parent club Chelsea at the bet365 Stadium.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 10:48 AM
Diego Costa says he harbours no ill feeling towards Chelsea or their coach Antonio Conte as he flies to Madrid to complete a £57.2m move to Atletico.
Metro - Fri Sep 22 10:47 AM
Alvaro Morata could fill his boots!
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 10:42 AM
Atletico Madrid defender Filipe Luis has said he is "proud of this club" for bringing striker Diego Costa back from Chelsea. On
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 10:36 AM
Chelsea have agreed a deal for Costa to return to his former club, worth around £67million
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 10:31 AM
Stoke are facing a defensive injury crisis ahead of Chelsea's visit to the bet365 Stadium with Kevin Wimmer a major doubt and Kurt Zouma unable to play against his parent club.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 10:28 AM
With Chelsea Ladies beating Manchester City ladies to the 2016/17 Women's Super League, will they repeat the feat for the 2017/18 campaign?
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 10:21 AM
Chelsea are reportedly leading the race to land a highly-rated teenage starlet with an incredible goalscoring record in Caen youngster Elye Wahi. The 14-year-old scored 89 goals last season for the French side’s youth teams, and in turn is unsurprisingly being watched carefully by a number of big...
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 10:21 AM
CHELSEA are leading the charge to sign Caen youngster Elye Wahi who has been dubbed the new N’Golo Kante.
Sport Review - Fri Sep 22 10:15 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every morning in the lead-...
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 10:05 AM
Wilfried Zaha has said he is working hard to return from his knee injury against Chelsea next month.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 10:03 AM
STOKE are facing an injury nightmare for the visit of champions Chelsea tomorrow.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 9:48 AM
Ahead of this weekend's matches in the Premier League, Sportsmail brings you the latest squad news, odds and stats on every top flight fixture as it breaks.
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 9:35 AM
Man Utd have reportedly been dealt a transfer blow as it’s claimed that Atletico Madrid have signed Diego Costa to partner Antoine Griezmann, not replace him. Atleti reached an agreement to sign Costa on Thursday, although he won’t be able to play for them until January when their transfer embarg...
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 9:21 AM
John Terry has slammed Indian cigarette company Gold Flake for using his image on their packaging without his permission as he hit out on social media. The Aston Villa defender and Chelsea legend took to Instagram on Thursday to reveal his displeasure with the situation. Golden Flake used his ima...
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 9:13 AM
Diego Costa arrived at Chelsea with a bang for £32million in the summer of 2014 and from that point drama was never far away from the Spanish striker. Here, we take a look at his highs and lows at Chelsea.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 9:11 AM
19 moments that define Costa's rollercoaster relationship with Chelsea
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 8:42 AM
CHELSEA ace Tiemoue Bakayoko was involved in a car crash yesterday.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 8:32 AM
The ESPN FC crew predict the weekend's matches in the Premier League. There's some tricky-looking away fixtures for Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester United and Tottenham this weekend. Spurs travel to West Ham in Saturday's early kickoff while Manchester United face a trip to Southampton, Chelsea ta...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 8:27 AM
CHELSEA lead the charge for the 14-year-old goal-scoring version of N’Golo Kante, according to reports in France. Elye Wahi is already playing in attack for Caen under-17 side and scored a brace in the 5-2 defeat to financial monsters PSG on Thursday. As he walked off the Paris training ground, t...
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 8:20 AM
Extra Time is all about Diego Costa as the guys respond to your tweets about the Spanish striker's return to Atletico Madrid. In last weekend's goalless draw at Stamford Bridge, something strange happened: Arsenal outmuscled and outhustled Chelsea, winning battles all over the pitch. Had they bee...
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 8:20 AM
Atletico Madrid's Koke has warmly welcomed back Diego Costa to the club but believes he will need to fight for a starting place.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 8:14 AM
CHELSEA are busy preparing for tomorrow’s tricky Premier League clash with Stoke. Express Sport brings you all the latest news, build-up and updates from Stamford Bridge.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 8:12 AM
DIEGO COSTA insists he holds no bitterness towards Chelsea boss Antonio Conte as he gets set to complete his move to Atletico Madrid.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 8:04 AM
Ilkay Gundogan has been cleared of serious injury following tests on his left knee and could return for Manchester City to face Chelsea.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 7:52 AM
Aubameyang was a target for clubs in the Chinese Super League, where the likes of Oscar and Paulinho have played in recent seasons. But the Dortmund forward said talks over a move were a 'disaster'.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 7:45 AM
PHIL NEVILLE insists he would rather have Diego Costa over Alvaro Morata at Chelsea.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 7:45 AM
CHELSEA winger Eden Hazard may miss departing hitman Diego Costa.
Metro - Fri Sep 22 7:36 AM
Costa is finally heading to Atletico Madrid.
Sport Review - Fri Sep 22 7:30 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted that he was impressed by Kenedy’s performance for Chelsea in their League Cup win over Nottingham Forest on Wednesday night. The Brazilian opened the scoring for the Blues to add to Michy Batshuayi’s hat-trick and Charly Musonda’s strike as the west London side secured...
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 22 7:21 AM
Chelsea will look to the future once again at Stoke on Saturday after an agreement was reached for Diego Costa to re-join Atletico Madrid.
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 7:19 AM
Chelsea striker Diego Costa was seen at the airport in Brazil on Thursday as he prepared to fly to Spain to complete his return to Atletico Madrid. As reported by The Telegraph, the 28-year-old will return to his former club after Chelsea reached an agreement on an initial loan deal with Atleti s...
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 7:11 AM
The Spain striker is on his way back to Atletico Madrid in a deal worth a staggering £67million
Daily Telegraph - Fri Sep 22 6:57 AM
Telegraph.co.uk Typically that rare interview came in the wake of controversy with Costa accused of stamping on the Liverpool midfielder Emre Can. He denied it, claimed he was misunderstood but was hit with a three-match ban by the Football Association which only and more »
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 6:56 AM
Departing Chelsea striker Diego Costa insists he has no bitterness towards manager Antonio Conte, despite the Italian dismissing him via text message in the summer.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 6:47 AM
CHELSEA would be better off with Diego Costa in their side over Alvaro Morata.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 6:30 AM
Diego Costa insists that 'everything is cool' between himself and Chelsea after Atletico Madrid moved closer to re-signing the Spain international.
Sport Review - Fri Sep 22 6:25 AM
Alvaro Morata has taken to social media to congratulate his Chelsea team-mates on their 5-1 victory over Nottingham Forest in the League Cup on Wednesday night. Michy Batshuayi hit a hat-trick as Antonio Conte’s men impressed in west London to book their place in the fourth round of the tournamen...
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 6:23 AM
The Spain striker is heading back to his former club after Chelsea agreed a deal, worth a staggering £67million
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 6:20 AM
CHELSEA will cope without Diego Costa, as they have a world-class replacement in Alvaro Morata.
Sport Review - Fri Sep 22 6:10 AM
Charlie Nicholas has claimed that Thibaut Courtois and N’Golo Kante are more to Chelsea than Eden Hazard. The Belgium international made his first start of the west London side since suffering a broken ankle at the end of the 2016-17 campaign on international duty. Hazard made two assists as Chel...
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 6:05 AM
FANTASY PREMIER LEAGUE captain choices can make or break your Gameweek 6.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 5:55 AM
DIEGO COSTA admits he has no bitterness towards Chelsea boss Antonio Conte.
Sport Review - Fri Sep 22 5:40 AM
Martin Keown has warned Manchester United not to underestimate defending champions Chelsea in the Premier League title race. The Red Devils have made an impressive start to the Premier League season as Manchester United go toe-to-toe with Manchester City. Jose Mourinho’s side have collected 13 po...
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 5:00 AM
PLUS: Luke Shaw has been slammed for his display against Burton on Wednesday night
Sport Review - Fri Sep 22 4:50 AM
Michael Owen is confident Eden Hazard can help to fire Chelsea to victory over Stoke City in the Premier League on Saturday. The Blues forward made his first start since breaking his ankle on international duty at the end of the 2016-17 season on Wednesday night as Hazard made two assists in a 5-...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 22 4:40 AM
Antonio Rudiger looked to be in high spirits as he posed for a picture with David Luiz, Kenedy and Willian after Chelsea’s 5-1 victory over Nottingham Forest in the League Cup on Wednesday night. Antonio Conte’s men produced an impressive display in front of their home fans as they booked their p...
Daily Telegraph - Fri Sep 22 4:28 AM
Telegraph.co.uk To borrow a phrase from the Chelsea banners which idolised their former talisman, John Terry, Jamaal Lascelles is a captain, leader and could just be a Newcastle United legend in the making. Lascelles is not only the youngest captain in the Premier and more »
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 22 3:57 AM
SkySports Musonda, wearing Hazard's former number 17 shirt, scored as the Premier League champions beat Nottingham Forest 5-1 in the Carabao Cup on Wednesday night. Premier League Highlights. September 24, 2017, 3:30am. Live on Sky Sports Premier and more »
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 22 3:57 AM
SkySports The 34-year-old has been at the centre of discrimination allegations made by Chelsea Ladies and England striker Eniola Aluko. Sampson denied the allegations and was cleared by an internal FA review and an independent investigation led by barrister and more »
Goal.com - Fri Sep 22 3:29 AM
Everything you need to know ahead of the Premier League clash at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday afternoon
Goal.com - Fri Sep 22 3:29 AM
The France international midfielder was involved in an accident on his way home from training, but emerged unscathed and requires no treatment
Goal.com - Fri Sep 22 3:29 AM
The Spain striker is heading back to Atletico Madrid and insists he bears no grudge against the Blues boss who froze him out at Stamford Bridge
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 22 2:30 AM
Chelsea have agreed to loan Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid for the rest of the season after the Spanish club made a commitment to buy him for €65m next summer.
Goal.com - Fri Sep 22 1:31 AM
Chelsea have confirmed that an agreement has been reached to take the striker back to the Spanish capital following a protracted chase
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 12:22 AM
ANTOINE GRIEZMANN is happy Chelsea forward Diego Costa is finally 'coming home'.
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 12:20 AM
Tiemoue Bakayoko reportedly crashed his car on the way home from Chelsea training on Thursday. The midfielder, who earns £110, 000 a week according to the Daily Star, appeared to abandon his Mercedes-Benz G-Class in a bush. A report by The Mirror claimed that the collision occurred around 3.30pm,...
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 22 12:19 AM
Diego Costa says he holds no animosity towards Chelsea manager Antonio Conte as he prepares to complete his return to Atletico Madrid.
Goal.com - Fri Sep 22 12:19 AM
The Blues have agreed a fee to sell their top scorer of last season as he will return to his former club after a medical and signing of the contract
Sport Review - Fri Sep 22 12:15 AM
Antonio Conte has warned his Chelsea side that they are in for a stern test of their League Cup credentials after they were pitted against Everton in the fourth round. The Blues coasted through to the fourth round of the competition after an impressive 5-1 victory over Nottingham Forest at Stamfo...
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 22 12:15 AM
After weeks of speculation and plenty of wrangling over the transfer fee, Atletico Madrid's decision to hand over almost £60m to sign Chelsea's Diego Costa suggests they are already spending the moment that will soon be banked from the sale of star striker Antoine Griezmann.
Sport Review - Fri Sep 22 12:07 AM
Antonio Conte has told Chelsea fans that he is expecting David Luiz to play for the Blues in their crunch Champions League clash against Atletico Madrid next week. The Brazilian defender is currently suspended from domestic games after he was shown a straight red card in Chelsea’s goalless draw w...
It will be very difficult this season because Manchester City are having an impressive run and are winning games, Conte told Sky Sports. I think that we have to look at ourselves and try to have this type of game with the same spirit [as against Man United] and then to try to give the bes...
Sport Review - 6:00 AM
I don't want to answer this question, said Conte. Not out of a lack of respect for you, but who must ­understand understands. He's very good to play on the left. I don't understand why we have to try again to put him on the right. But sometimes a misunderstanding can happen.
Mirror - 9:22 PM
I don't know [if he has a future at Chelsea], said Conte. He has to work really hard with the others, otherwise they are on the bench or in the stand.
Mirror - 11:30 AM
For sure, to have the possibility to play with the three midfielders, it was very important, Conte said at Stamford Bridge. That was very important for me to recover Kante and to play with Bakayoko and Fabregas, and to have an important substitute on the bench like Drinkwater. This...
Goal.com - 10:06 AM