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Irish Independent - Wed Sep 6 2:50 AM
Almost a month ago to the day, Jose Mourinho sat deep in the bowels of the Aviva Stadium and described Nemanja Matic as a "genius".
Mirror - Wed Sep 6 2:38 AM
Brazil have already qualified for the World Cup finals and the result kept the Colombians in second place behind them with two matches remaining
Sport Review - Wed Sep 6 12:40 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-...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 12:29 AM
RADAMEL FALCAO scored a second half equaliser as Colombia snatched a 1-1 draw to halt Brazil’s remarkable run of nine consecutive World Cup qualifying victories on Tuesday. But the plethora of South American football superstars were almost upstaged as a DOG ran on to the pitch while the Samba Boy...
Sport Review - Wed Sep 6 12:15 AM
Manchester United and Chelsea are among the clubs interested in signing Emre Can from Liverpool, according to reports in Italy. Italian outlet Tuttosport, as quoted by the Sun, is reporting that the Premier League duo are considering moves for the Germany international, who is out of contract at...
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 5 11:58 PM
The Italian claimed the Premier League title in his first season at Chelsea and was handed the special achievement gong at the ceremony in London.
Goal.com - Tue Sep 5 11:51 PM
The Blues had an underwhelming transfer window as they failed to secure a number of targets but went some way to making amends in the final hours
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 5 11:30 PM
Colombia fought back to share the spoils against Brazil, in a World Cup qualification clash which kept their hopes alive of booking plane tickets to Russia ahead of next summer's tournament.
Goal.com - Tue Sep 5 11:23 PM
The Serbian has flourished under Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford and ex-Blues player Ray Wilkins shares fans' confusion at the sale
Guardian - Tue Sep 5 11:13 PM
• Exiled forward could make trip to London to help with his sale to former club • Chelsea and Atlético keen on making sure disgruntled player remains fit Diego Costa may be on the verge of ending his self-imposed exile from Chelsea with suggestions in Spain that he is increasingly inclined to ret...
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 11:05 PM
REAL MADRID are dusting themselves after a manic transfer window that saw only Theo Hernandez and Dani Ceballos arrive. Express Sport brings you the latest news.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 11:02 PM
ALEX OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN snubbed Chelsea after discussing the potential switch with England boss Gareth Southgate.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 10:58 PM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest news and gossip coming out of Stamford Bridge.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 5 10:53 PM
Chelsea have been dealt what looks to be a decisive blow in their pursuit of Brazil and Juventus left-back Alex Sandro, with the Italian side set to offer the defender a new long-term deal, according to the Daily Star. As reported by the Daily Star, the Old Lady are preparing to hand Sandro a new...
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 10:46 PM
GARETH SOUTHGATE played a role in persuading Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to snub Chelsea, reports claim.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 10:46 PM
SOUTHAMPTON defender Virgil van Dijk had a deal in place with two of the Premier League’s top clubs, according to Gabriele Marcotti.
Mirror - Tue Sep 5 10:30 PM
The Argentine has inked a new deal at Atletico until 2020, on the proviso the Chelsea hitman arrives in January
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 10:05 PM
CHELSEA and Arsenal are the only two clubs who could sign Raheem Sterling.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 9:56 PM
DIEGO COSTA is back in London ahead of showdown talks with Chelsea boss Antonio Conte.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 5 9:51 PM
Chelsea legend Ray Wilkins has given his say on the Blues’ transfer business this summer, with the former favourites describing the club’s £40M sale of Nemanja Matic to Man United the “worst” piece of business he’s ever seen at Stamford Bridge, according to Sky Sports. Matic was sold by the west...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 9:33 PM
DIEGO COSTA is reportedly back in London and willing to call a truce with Chelsea over his ongoing transfer feud. Spanish newspaper Marca claims Costa has flown back from Brazil as he looks to force through a return to Atletico Madrid. And the Telegraph adds that Fellow Chelsea team-mates believe...
Mirror - Tue Sep 5 9:25 PM
The Chelsea forward has spent the summer in his hometown in Brazil and has refused to report back for training
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 9:19 PM
DIEGO COSTA is reportedly back in London and willing to call a truce with Chelsea over his ongoing transfer feud. Spanish newspaper Marca claims Costa has flown back from Brazil as he looks to force through a return to Atletico Madrid. And the Telegraph adds that Fellow Chelsea team-mates believe...
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 5 9:13 PM
Chelsea and Belgium star Eden Hazard has urged AWOL teammate Diego Costa to find a “solution” with the Blues “soon”, with the winger hoping that the Spaniard can find a way back at the west London side, according to the Mirror. Costa, who cost the Blues £32M when he signed from Spanish side Atlet...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 8:48 PM
DIEGO COSTA is reportedly back in London and is willing to call a truce with Chelsea over his ongoing transfer feud. The Daily Mail claims Costa has flown back from Brazil as he looks to force through a move to Atletico Madrid. And the Telegraph adds that fellow Chelsea teammates believe the stri...
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 8:44 PM
DIEGO COSTA has returned to London in a bid to try and resolve his feud with Chelsea.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 8:33 PM
ROMAN ABRAMOVICH is furious with Antonio Conte and Chelsea chiefs after failing to land their top transfer targets.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 8:20 PM
DIEGO COSTA could be on the brink of ending his Chelsea exile.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 5 7:53 PM
This past summer transfer window has definitely been one of the best in living memory: Neymar’s world record move to PSG, the seemingly never-ending saga revolving Monaco’s Kylian Mbappe and a whole host of clubs smashing their transfer records meant that this summer will remain one of the most d...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 7:33 PM
JAMIE VARDY says Danny Drinkwater and N’Golo Kante will be his enemies this weekend.
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 5 7:21 PM
Ross Barkley has been named in Everton's Europa League squad despite asking to leave the club, posing a potential problem for Tottenham and Chelsea.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 7:14 PM
CHELSEA chief Roman Abramovich is furious with Antonio Conte, Michael Emenalo and Marina Granovskaia for the Blues’ poor transfer window.
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 5 7:09 PM
Diego Costa has arrived back in London as the wantaway striker bids to end his Chelsea exile and seal a return to his former side Atletico Madrid in January, according to reports in Spain.
Soccernet - Tue Sep 5 6:33 PM
The FC guys evaluate the reports that Ross Barkley decided to turn down a Chelsea move after a deal was agreed upon. Everton have included Ross Barkley in their Europa League squad despite the midfielder currently being injured and having an uncertain future at the club. The England international...
Mirror - Tue Sep 5 6:33 PM
Van Dijk was ordered to train separately from the rest of the first-team as Mauricio Pellegrini felt he was not in the right frame of mind
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 5 6:23 PM
Selling Nemanja Matic to Manchester United is the "worst" transfer deal Chelsea have ever made, says Ray Wilkins.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 6:12 PM
MOHAMED SALAH has shaken off his 'Chelsea reject' tag in style.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 5:35 PM
THIBAUT COURTOIS has apologised to Atletico Madrid fans after his Instagram post mocking Diego Costa’s failed move on deadline day.
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 5:32 PM
DIEGO COSTA’S future has been uncertain for most of 2017 but could his route out of Stamford Bridge finally be provided by the man who replaced him at Atletico Madrid? Costa may have scored 22 goals last season but he has found himself frozen out at Chelsea after Antonio Conte was said to have te...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 5:25 PM
CHELSEA fans have been getting excited about the debut of deadline day signing Danny Drinkwater.
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 5 5:16 PM
SkySports Former Chelsea midfielder Ray Wilkins insists the sale of Nemanja Matic to Manchester United is the "worst" piece of business he has ever seen at Stamford Bridge. Matic was allowed to join United in a £40m transfer earlier this summer despite having and more »
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 4:43 PM
DIEGO COSTA’S future has been uncertain for most of 2017 but could his route out of Stamford Bridge finally be provided by the man who replaced him at Atletico Madrid? Costa may have scored 22 goals last season but he has found himself frozen out at Chelsea after Antonio Conte was said to have te...
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 5 4:36 PM
Former Chelsea midfielder Ray Wilkins insists the sale of Nemanja Matic to Manchester United is the "worst" piece of business he has ever seen at Stamford Bridge.
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 3:52 PM
FORMER coach Ray Wilkins has labelled Chelsea’s decision to sell Nemanja Matic to Manchester United as the ‘worst’ he has ever seen. The Serbian played an integral role during Chelsea’s two most recent title winning seasons and has hit the ground running at Old Trafford. Matic reunited with forme...
Irish Independent - Tue Sep 5 3:50 PM
Now that the transfer window has closed, it merely opens up another challenge for the clubs, and one that is really much more fascinating in proper football terms than the facile sensationalism of the market.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 3:46 PM
REAL MADRID star Marco Asensio is not willing to trust coaches at the club because he is aware they want to sign Chelsea star Eden Hazard.
Soccernet - Tue Sep 5 3:27 PM
Atletico Madrid's Diego Simeone is looking forward to testing his side against Chelsea and Roma in the 2017 Champions League group stages. In a piece of news that will come as relief -- but probably not as a great surprise -- to Atletico Madrid fans, Diego Simeone has extended his contract with t...
Soccernet - Tue Sep 5 3:16 PM
Tim Cahill discusses his new role with Australia and praises Thailand's resilience in their World Cup Qualifier.
Metro - Tue Sep 5 3:10 PM
Will this prove to be a mistake?
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 2:56 PM
DIEGO COSTA has been told to resolve his club problems or risk missing out on the World Cup.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 1:57 PM
CHELSEA should have kept Nathaniel Chalobah on the books instead of drafting in Tiemoue Bakayoko.
Mirror - Tue Sep 5 1:51 PM
Red Devils supporters weren't convinced with Dier's performance for England, despite him finding the back of the net
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 1:51 PM
DANNY DRINKWATER and Davide Zappacosta were absolutely essential signings for Chelsea, according to Pat Nevin.
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 5 1:43 PM
Morata is currently away with Spain as they look to book their place at next year's World Cup, but has left wife Alice Campello behind in the unfamiliar city of London following their move.
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 5 1:37 PM
Former player and assistant coach Ray Wilkins has labelled Chelsea's decision to sell Nemanja Matic to Manchester United as the 'worst' he has ever seen the club make.
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 1:32 PM
Juventus edge closer to pinning down in-demand defender Alex Sandro with a new five-year mega-money contract. The Brazilian was heavily linked with a summer switch to Chelsea, but the Italian giants refused to negotiate. The Serie A giants are willing to hand the 26-year-old a new bumper deal to...
Goal.com - Tue Sep 5 1:14 PM
The Costa Rica international's presence means the Blancos have no need for a new goalkeeper, according to the Juventus star
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 1:08 PM
EDEN HAZARD is desperate for Diego Costa to bury the hatchet with Chelsea and return to the pitch. Costa is in exile in Brazil after boss Antonio Conte dumped him by text in the summer. The fiery Spaniard, 28, missed out on an Atletico Madrid return and faces awkward talks with the Blues after be...
Independent - Tue Sep 5 1:08 PM
Chelsea will also fly Willian back on the same flight in order to prepare the Brazilian players for the resumption of the Premier League this weekend
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 12:32 PM
CHELSEA and Tottenham reportedly failed with beat-the-deadline attempts to sign Paris Saint-Germain defender Thomas Meunier. Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino wanted the Belgium right-back to replace Kyle Walker, who left for Manchester City in a £50million deal. Meanwhile, Blues manager Antonio Con...
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 5 12:29 PM
Sportsmail assesses the strengths and weakness from the players selected by Manchester City, Manchester United, Chelsea, Tottenham and Liverpool and asks if any of them can win it.
Mirror - Tue Sep 5 12:27 PM
A gang of raiders taking £400, 000 worth of designer goods from his Surrey mansion
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 12:27 PM
CHELSEA should have kept Nathaniel Chalobah instead of signing Tiemoue Bakayoko in the summer transfer window.
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 5 12:21 PM
Costa Rica international Keylor Navas helped Real Madrid win back-to-back Champions League titles after they beat Gianluigi Buffon's Juventus side in the final at the end of last season in Cardiff.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 12:19 PM
CHELSEA dropped a huge clanger offloading Nemanja Matic to Manchester United.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 12:17 PM
FIFA 18 is due to hit the shops later this month - but Manchester United, Chelsea and Manchester City fans have already been given a glimpse of their team ratings in a leak this morning.
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 5 12:16 PM
SkySports The transfer window may have closed across most of Europe but that doesn't mean the rumour mill stops. Our friends at Football Whispers have sifted through the European media to find the best transfer news and gossip. and more »
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 5 12:12 PM
The transfer window may have closed across most of Europe but that doesn't mean the rumour mill stops.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 11:57 AM
NEMANJA MATIC has revealed his childhood idol was Manchester United legend Roy Keane.
Metro - Tue Sep 5 11:50 AM
His agent is heightening speculation.
Daily Mail - Tue Sep 5 11:36 AM
Danny Drinkwater, signed from Leicester City for £35m on Deadline Day, offers Chelsea manager Antonio Conte another option in central midfield ahead of a demanding fight on four fronts.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 11:35 AM
CHELSEA can quickly integrate the bulk of their summer signings into the side.
Irish Independent - Tue Sep 5 11:26 AM
The tiny Serbian outpost of Vrelo is hardly the natural starting point for youngsters dreaming of sporting superstardom, yet Nemanja Matic and his brother Uros took that minor handicap in their stride.
Metro - Tue Sep 5 11:23 AM
Man Utd, Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool have needed reassessing.
Mirror - Tue Sep 5 11:20 AM
The Serbia international talked passionately about Keane ahead of his nation's clash with the Republic of Ireland
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 11:13 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea are eyeing up moves for unsettled Liverpool midfielder Emre Can, according to reports. The German international has less than a year left on his contract and has been linked with a move to Juventus in recent weeks. But Italian paper Tuttosport are now reporting that...
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 5 11:06 AM
Danny Drinkwater is on schedule to make his Chelsea debut against former club Leicester City on Saturday.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 11:01 AM
WHICH players were sold for the most over-the-odds fees in Europe’s big five leagues this summer?
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 10:59 AM
Nemanja Matic has revealed his long-term admiration of childhood idol Roy Keane ahead of World Cup qualifier. The Serbian is now occupying the Manchester United legend’s old role at Old Trafford following his £40m summer switch from Chelsea. The 29-year-old suggested a history of following the Re...
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 10:55 AM
CHELSEA allowing Nemanja Matic to join Manchester United this summer was the worst transfer decision of all time.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 5 10:40 AM
Napoli’s Faouzi Ghoulam is on the radar of several top European clubs including Chelsea and Liverpool. According to talkSPORT, the Algeria international is no closer to signing a new contract at the Serie A outfit and cite an article from Tuttosport that claims Juventus are reportedly considerin...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 10:36 AM
DIEGO COSTA is not the only big name omitted from this year’s Champions League. It was no surprise the Chelsea outcast missed out after being told to find himself a new club by boss Antonio Conte. All 32 Champions League clubs yesterday named their squads to play in this season’s competition. The...
Sport Review - Tue Sep 5 10:27 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-...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 10:14 AM
CHELSEA, Liverpool and Juventus are set to fight it out for Napoli defender Faouzi Ghoulam in January, according to reports. The Premier League giants will join Serie A champions Juve in hunting the Algerian international to bolster their defence this winter. Ghoulam is no closer to signing a new...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 10:03 AM
DANNY DRINKWATER was snapped training at Cobham for the first time yesterday.
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 9:31 AM
EDEN HAZARD has hailed Cesc Fabregas as ‘The Master’ at Chelsea for his skills AND intelligence. Spain midfielder Fabregas has won the World Cup and European Championship, as well as countless honours in England and Barcelona. Hazard, 26, said: “Cesc is the master. I call him ‘The Master’ becaus...
Sport Review - Tue Sep 5 9:30 AM
Eden Hazard has refused to quash rumours linking him with a possible transfer to Real Madrid in the future by admitting that he is a fan of the Spanish league. The Chelsea playmaker has earned a reputation as one of the Premier League’s top attacking talents since arriving at Stamford Bridge from...
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 5 9:24 AM
Tottenham defender Toby Alderweireld is reportedly attracting interest from both Chelsea and Man City amid suggestions contract talks have broken down. The 28-year-old has established himself as a key figure under Mauricio Pochettino, forming a fundamental part of the Tottenham backline as they c...
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 5 9:24 AM
AWOL Chelsea forward Diego Costa has been omitted from Chelsea’s 2017/18 Champions League squad following his recent antics that has led to him refusing to return to Stamford Bridge since the end of last season’s title-winning campaign, per The Guardian. The Spain international returned to homela...
Guardian - Tue Sep 5 9:23 AM
Today’s whispers got a late call-up In a world where Jesse Lingard can collect six figures every week from the vault underneath the Old Trafford pitch – in return for 84 minutes of bench-based Snapchat stories and six minutes of dogged, diligent wingplay – one has got to take their hat off to Dan...
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 9:15 AM
MANCHESTER CITY and Chelsea have been informed of the stalemate in contract talks between Toby Alderweireld and Tottenham.
Mirror - Tue Sep 5 9:07 AM
The 23-year-old German international is in his fourth season with the Reds and featured in 32 Premier League games last season
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 8:57 AM
LIVERPOOL face a battle to keep hold of midfielder Emre Can with Chelsea and Manchester United reportedly entering the battle for his signature.
Mirror - Tue Sep 5 8:57 AM
Fresh Press asked a fan of each and every Premier League side how their summer has gone
Sport Review - Tue Sep 5 8:45 AM
Eden Hazard has admitted that he is hoping Diego Costa and resolve his differences with Antonio Conte and work his way back into the first team at Chelsea. Costa’s situation has been a relentless source of speculation since the start of the summer, when Conte reportedly informed the striker by te...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 8:45 AM
ANTONIO CONTE was barred from speaking to Ross Barkley over his proposed move to Chelsea amid fears he would scupper the deal, it has been claimed. Everton star Barkley was on the verge of making the switch to Stamford Bridge last week in a transfer deadline day £35million deal. But The Times cla...
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 5 8:33 AM
Chelsea reportedly prevented manager Antonio Conte from interfering with talks between the London club and Everton over a potential deal for Ross Barkley on transfer deadline day, according to the Times. After failing to capture the services of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain as he signed for Liverpool e...
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 5 8:29 AM
Nemanja Matic has revealed he is looking forward to meeting Roy Keane on Tuesday, after revealing his longstanding admiration for the former Manchester United captain.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 8:29 AM
CHELSEA have announced their squad for the 2017/18 Champions League campaign.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 5 8:26 AM
Man Utd and Chelsea have reportedly joined Juventus in the race to sign Liverpool midfielder Emre Can, with his contract set to expire next summer. The 23-year-old has made big strides over the last 12 months or so, establishing himself as a key figure in Jurgen Klopp’s plans. Despite that, it ha...
Metro - Tue Sep 5 8:09 AM
Sounds like he has doubts about one in particular
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 8:03 AM
SOUTHAMPTON reportedly blocked Cedric Soares from leaving after receiving an approach from Chelsea.
Metro - Tue Sep 5 8:01 AM
A cut-price deal could be on the table.
Sport Review - Tue Sep 5 8:00 AM
Alexis Sanchez is more upset at not getting a summer transfer than Diego Costa or Philippe Coutinho, according to Gabriele Marcotti. The Chile international’s future was a relentless source of speculation throughout the summer transfer window after he entered into the final 12 months of his contr...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 7:58 AM
MANCHESTER CITY and Chelsea are in the hunt for Toby Alderweireld, according to reports. The Belgium star stunned Tottenham yesterday by demanding a pay rise and revealing EIGHT top clubs are chasing him. According to the Telegraph, City and Chelsea are both keeping tabs on the situation. Alderwe...
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 7:55 AM
EXPRESS SPORT brings you the best from today’s back pages!
Goal.com - Tue Sep 5 7:52 AM
The Champions League squads for the group stage include some surprise omissions, including Diego Costa and Nathaniel Clyne.
Goal.com - Tue Sep 5 7:39 AM
The £40 million midfielder has earned plenty of praise at Old Trafford, but the Serbian has been quick to point out that it is still early days
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 5 7:36 AM
Eden Hazard says he wants to see Diego Costa end his self-imposed exile and "come back" to Chelsea.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 7:21 AM
ANTONIO CONTE could end up at Barcelona next summer.
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 5 7:12 AM
New Chelsea midfielder Danny Drinkwater is busy making himself at home at Cobham this week as he started training with his new teammates. The 27-year-old was working hard on Monday as Antonio Conte led a training session with several key players missing through international duty. As reported by...
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 7:02 AM
CHELSEA reportedly decided to prevent Antonio Conte from speaking to Ross Barkley during last week’s failed attempt to sign the Everton contract rebel.
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 6:55 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea are eyeing up moves for unsettled Liverpool midfielder Emre Can, according to reports. The German international has less than a year left on his contract and has been linked with a move to Juventus in recent weeks. But Italian paper Tuttosport are now reporting that...
Sport Review - Tue Sep 5 6:45 AM
Both Manchester United and Chelsea wanted to sign Andrea Belotti from Torino this summer, according to journalist Mark Ogden. The Italy international’s future was a source of speculation during the summer amid reports that a possible move to the Premier League may have been on the cards. However,...
Sport Review - Tue Sep 5 6:35 AM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte will have been disappointed to miss out on the signatures of Virgil van Dijk and Romelu Lukaku in the summer transfer window, according journalist Dominic Fifield. The Blues were heavily linked with a host of players throughout the summer transfer window but they wer...
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 6:25 AM
CHELSEA have started the season well and hope to defend their Premier League - Express Sport brings you the latest news and gossip from Stamford Bridge.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 6:25 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED have started the started the season well and Jose Mourinho will be happy with his transfer window activity - Express Sport brings you the latest news and gossip from Old Trafford.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 6:15 AM
EDEN HAZARD wants to see Diego Costa return to the fold at Chelsea, despite his self-imposed exile from Stamford Bridge.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 6:09 AM
CHELSEA transfer target Alex Sandro wanted to stick with Juventus this summer.
Daily Star - Tue Sep 5 6:09 AM
VIRGIL VAN DIJK had an agreement in place with two Premier League big boys.
Sky Sports - Tue Sep 5 6:03 AM
Examining Liverpool's rapid counter-attacks and contrasting Premier League playing styles with new Opta data
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 5:45 AM
CHELSEA have left striker Diego Costa out of their Champions League squad as the stand-off between player and club continued.
Daily Express - Tue Sep 5 5:30 AM
ANTONIO CONTE was refused the chance to speak to Ross Barkley over a move to Chelsea, according to reports.
Daily Telegraph - Tue Sep 5 5:01 AM
Telegraph.co.uk Chelsea have not named AWOL striker Diego Costa in their Champions League squad, despite including him in their Premier League party. Costa is not in Chelsea's 24-man squad in Europe, which ensures the striker will not be cup-tied in the competition if and more »
Sport Review - Tue Sep 5 4:50 AM
Eden Hazard has admitted that he cannot wait to get back playing for Chelsea and says his main target for the season is to stay fit. The Belgian playmaker has been out of action since the start of the summer after suffering a broken ankle while on international duty. He missed Chelsea’s first thr...
Sport Review - Tue Sep 5 4:30 AM
Eden Hazard believes that Manchester United and Arsenal will be among Chelsea’s main challengers for the Premier League title this season. The Blues are aiming to defend their Premier League crown this term after having won the competition in Antonio Conte’s first campaign in charge at the club l...
Soccernet - Tue Sep 5 3:12 AM
Ross Barkley rejected a £35m move to Chelsea to remain in limbo at Everton. According to former Burnley midfielder Joey Barton, Ross Barkley wanted to speak to Chelsea's Antonio Conte about where he planned to play him, but the manager turned off his phone. For more on Barkley and Chelsea, check...
Irish Independent - Tue Sep 5 2:30 AM
In the midst of Nemanja Matic attempting to talk up the threat that Ireland will pose to Serbia this evening, the Manchester United midfielder somewhat tripped himself up when he warned against the hosts' "special style of football".
Goal.com - Tue Sep 5 2:20 AM
The Brazilian believes his former colleagues, including Benjamin Mendy, will impress in the Premier League following big-money summer transfers
Goal.com - Tue Sep 5 2:20 AM
The former Leicester City midfielder signed a five-year deal with the Blues, joining former team-mate N'Golo Kante
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 12:53 AM
EDEN HAZARD has hailed Cesc Fabregas as ‘The Master’ at Chelsea for his skills AND intelligence. Spain midfielder Fabregas has won the World Cup and European Championship, as well as countless honours in England and Barcelona. Hazard, 26, said: “Cesc is the master. I call him ‘The Master’ becaus...
Goal.com - Tue Sep 5 12:47 AM
With the striker's situation unresolved, his Belgian team-mate is still hoping that the Spain international could return to the Stamford Bridge fold
Sport Review - Tue Sep 5 12:40 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-...
Irish Independent - Mon Sep 4 11:31 PM
Nemanja Matic will head into the "most important" game in Serbia's history dreaming of World Cup qualification and the Premier League title.
Daily Mail - Mon Sep 4 11:08 PM
CRAIG HOPE IN DUBLIN: Nemanja Matic believes Serbia's World Cup qualifier against Republic of Ireland on Tuesday has the potential to be the biggest match in the country's history.
Soccernet - Mon Sep 4 10:37 PM
Ahead of a must-win qualifier against Thailand, Tim Cahill and coach Ange Postecoglou delve into the team's philosophy.
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 4 10:33 PM
Inter Milan and Argentina star Mauro Icardi is set to stay with the Italian side for the long-term, according to the player’s agent and wife Wanda Nara, as reported by the Daily Mail. Icardi, who has managed to bag an impressive 82 goals in 148 appearances for Inter Milan during his time at the c...
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 10:06 PM
DANNY DRINKWATER enjoyed a battling training session with Chelsea.
Sport Review - Mon Sep 4 9:30 PM
Eden Hazard is clearly keen to be back in action for Chelsea after he showed off his latest pair of boots on Instagram. The Belgian playmaker has not featured for the Blues yet this season after undergoing ankle surgery at the start of the summer. However, the 26-year-old did make his return to c...
Goal.com - Mon Sep 4 9:10 PM
The Champions League squads for the group stage include some surprise omissions, including Diego Costa and Nathaniel Clyne
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 4 8:53 PM
New Liverpool signing Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain turned down a move to Chelsea due to Blues boss Antonio Conte wanting to play him at right-wing-back according to Graeme Souness, report the Daily Star. England star Oxlade-Chamberlain turned down a new contract at Arsenal worth £180, 000-a-week, with...
Soccernet - Mon Sep 4 8:43 PM
Guillermo Ochoa says he respects Costa Rica keeper Keylor Navas. SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa has played down the rivalry between himself and Costa Rica's Keylor Navas ahead of Tuesday's World Cup qualifier between the two. Costa Rica assistant Luis Marin sparked a de...
Mirror - Mon Sep 4 8:26 PM
After being included in Chelsea's Premier League squad, Costa was omitted from the Blues' Champions League party
Soccernet - Mon Sep 4 8:25 PM
Having missed out on a handful of big name signings, Liam Twomey discusses why Chelsea had a frustrating transfer window. Now that the transfer window has closed and all the horse trading has ceased until the new year, attention can now finally be focussed on the action itself. Looking at Chelsea...
Daily Mail - Mon Sep 4 8:01 PM
Danny Drinkwater has begun his preparations for an immediate return to Leicester City by joining up with his new Chelsea team-mates in training, with Antonio Conte leading a session.
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 4 7:54 PM
Ross Barkley is set to sign for Tottenham in January after the England international refused to undergo a medical with Chelsea on Deadline Day after the Blues agreed a £35M deal with Everton for the midfielder, according to the Daily Star. As per the Daily Star, Barkley had travelled to west Lond...
Soccernet - Mon Sep 4 7:52 PM
Jose Mourinho shows off his goalkeeping skills, Thibaut Courtois trolls Diego Costa and much more in the Sweeper.
Soccernet - Mon Sep 4 7:37 PM
Macedonia were denied their first ever win over Serbia as Djurdjevic's 90th minute equaliser salvaged a draw in Group B. Seventeen-year-old Ben Woodburn's worldie on his international debut helped Wales edge Austria in World Cup qualifying. Nemanja Matic and Serbia still have a chance to qualify...
Soccernet - Mon Sep 4 7:18 PM
Herc Gomez highlights Costa Rica's star goalkeeper Keylor Navas, and the prestige he represents for the CONCACAF region.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 7:07 PM
REAL MADRID captain Sergio Ramos instructed his club not to sign Chelsea forward Eden Hazard in the summer, according to reports in Spain.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 4 6:47 PM
SERGIO RAMOS told Real Madrid not to sign Chelsea star Eden Hazard this summer.
Guardian - Mon Sep 4 6:35 PM
Antonio Conte was photographed on holiday reading a book specifically dealing with football terminology for non-native speakers, a book Manchester United have bought many copies of Antonio Conte was snapped on the beach this week basking in the Italian sun, taking time off during the internationa...
Mirror - Mon Sep 4 6:01 PM
The ex-Chelsea and Leeds striker, 45, has been out of work since being axed by QPR last November
Daily Star - Mon Sep 4 6:01 PM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest news and gossip coming out of the Premier League.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 5:45 PM
CHELSEA and Galatasaray are reportedly discussing a deal to send one of Baba Rahman or Kenedy on loan to Turkey for the season.
Daily Mail - Mon Sep 4 5:42 PM
Cesc Fabregas and Thibaut Courtois teased each other over Twitter on Monday regarding a game that Chelsea lost 3-0 to West Brom in 2015.
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 5:34 PM
JIMMY FLOYD HASSELBAINK will become the new manager of Northampton Town. The former Chelsea forward has been eyeing new opportunities since being sacked by Queens Park Rangers in November. Northampton parted company with Justin Edinburgh in the dying moments of deadline day following the club’s s...
Daily Mail - Mon Sep 4 5:32 PM
Justin Edinburgh was sacked on Thursday just four games into the league season and the League One club identified the former Chelsea striker as the candidate to take over.
Sky Sports - Mon Sep 4 5:29 PM
SkySports Jon Driscoll and Terry Gibson are joined by Rob Palmer to discuss the World Cup Qualifiers and all the latest news and stories from La Liga. Spain moved three points clear of their World Cup qualification group with an impressive 3-0 win over Italy at
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 4 5:01 PM
When you are one of the elite players in world football, chances are you didn't get there by being shy.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 4 4:59 PM
STARSPORT brings you the latest news and gossip from Chelsea.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 4:50 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED legend Roy Keane was a better player than back-to-back Premier League winner N’Golo Kante, according to Ryan Giggs.
Soccernet - Mon Sep 4 4:36 PM
Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez provides an update on Luis Suarez's status ahead of their World Cup qualifier vs. Paraguay.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 4 4:34 PM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ is angrier than Diego Costa and Philippe Coutinho about missing out on a summer transfer.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 4 4:18 PM
LIVERPOOL face a tough task to keep hold of midfielder Emre Can, according to reports in Italy.
Soccernet - Mon Sep 4 4:15 PM
Hector Moreno and Mexico officially qualified for the World Cup on Friday. SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- Mexico defender Hector Moreno says El Tri should be looking to advance beyond the quarterfinals as its objective at the 2018 World Cup. The Roma player is adamant that the country's obsession with b...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 4:11 PM
IT’S the post-transfer window question that has got football fans across the land grinning knowingly – or ordering another pint to drown their sorrows. What’s the difference between Chelsea, Everton and Arsenal? One got Drinkwater, the next got drink-driver…the third are simply turning to drink,...
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 3:44 PM
ARSENAL star Alexis Sanchez is more upset at not getting a summer transfer than Chelsea’s Diego Costa and Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho, according to European football expert Gabriele Marcotti.
Irish Independent - Mon Sep 4 3:41 PM
Chelsea have omitted exiled striker Diego Costa from their 25-man Champions League squad, to further confirm the wantaway forward's pariah status at the club.
BBC - Mon Sep 4 3:28 PM
Diego Costa is not included in Chelsea's Champions League squad, while Manchester United name Zlatan Ibrahimovic in theirs.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 4 3:16 PM
DIEGO COSTA has been left out of Chelsea's Champions League squad.
Guardian - Mon Sep 4 3:06 PM
• Spain striker not selected in Antonio Conte’s 25-man squad • Vincent Janssen and Erik Lamela not included by Tottenham Diego Costa has been omitted from Chelsea’s Champions League squad, while Zlatan IBrahimovic has been included in Manchester United’s list despite the veteran striker not being...
Daily Star - Mon Sep 4 3:01 PM
EDEN HAZARD admits Antonio Conte is not a friend - but he and the Chelsea manager have a strong working relationship.
Goal.com - Mon Sep 4 2:51 PM
The Germany defender had a perilous journey to footballing stardom during his younger years, overcoming many obstacles along the way
Goal.com - Mon Sep 4 2:51 PM
The midfielder's representatives were said to be unable to get hold of the Blues boss and in turn decided to pull the plug on the transfer
Goal.com - Mon Sep 4 2:51 PM
Although the Belgian wants to win everything, he is targeting one title that he has yet to win in his careeer
Mirror - Mon Sep 4 2:34 PM
Zlatan in, Costa out… and Rashford (seemingly) missing. Here's what you need to know
Sky Sports - Mon Sep 4 2:32 PM
Diego Costa has not been included in Chelsea's squad for the Champions League group stages.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 2:23 PM
CHELSEA have confirmed their Champions League squad for 2017/18, however, Diego Costa has been omitted.
Soccernet - Mon Sep 4 2:16 PM
With World Cup qualification confirmed, the hope is that Osorio spends remaining games in experimentation mode. MEXICO CITY -- There will be no drama this time around. Mexico has officially qualified for Russia 2018 after they ground out a 1-0 win against Panama at the Estadio Azteca last Friday....
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 4 2:11 PM
Diego Costa has been left out of Chelsea's squad for the Champions League.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 4 2:07 PM
There are times when you have to admire Mesut Ozil's style. After Arsenal won the FA Cup in May with a 2-1 victory over Chelsea, the German tweeted up a photo of this newspaper's Wembley preview. We all expected a Gunners defeat and the 28-year-old rightly enjoyed pointing out our error.
Mirror - Mon Sep 4 2:07 PM
The Chelsea playmaker returned from injury to play in the two victories in Gibraltar and Greece for Roberto Martinez's team
Mirror - Mon Sep 4 2:02 PM
Costa remains in Brazil hoping for a move back to Atletico Madrid
Mirror - Mon Sep 4 2:01 PM
Hazard was repeatedly linked with a summer move to the Spanish capital before after breaking his ankle in June
Daily Telegraph - Mon Sep 4 2:01 PM
Telegraph.co.uk Oscar predictors, prepare to add another major Best Actress contender to your lists. After four Academy Award nominations across two decades, it feels like the right time to herald Annette Bening, and she may just have found her winning project in Film
Soccernet - Mon Sep 4 1:40 PM
While Oxlade-Chamberlain may not fill a need for Liverpool, Mark Ogden feels it's a big coup for Liverpool to beat Chelsea. While Oxlade-Chamberlain may not fill a need for Liverpool, Mark Ogden feels it's a big coup for Liverpool to beat Chelsea. Glenn Price reports from Anfield after Alex Oxlad...
Soccernet - Mon Sep 4 12:56 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte says he refuses to rush Eden Hazard as he recovers from a broken ankle. Eden Hazard says Chelsea have the squad depth to defend their Premier League title and are genuine contenders to win the Champions League this season. Chelsea endured a difficult summer transfer...
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 4 12:48 PM
Eden Hazard is relishing the opportunity to play alongside Chelsea's record signing Alvaro Morata.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 4 12:42 PM
ROSS BARKLEY pulled the plug on a move to Chelsea after Antonio Conte ignored his calls.
Independent - Mon Sep 4 12:41 PM
Chelsea signed Danny Drinkwater and Davide Zappacosta late, but missed out on Fernando Llorente, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Ross Barkley amongst others
Daily Star - Mon Sep 4 12:26 PM
EDEN HAZARD doesn’t think Tottenham will be title contenders.
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 12:22 PM
The last few days have been a bit of a shambles for Chelsea. Antonio Conte missed out on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Fernando Llorente and Ross Barkley all in the space of 48 hours. Losing out on three targets so late is clearly a blow for the champions – but don’t be fooled into thinking this is …
Daily Mail - Mon Sep 4 12:22 PM
Everton had already agreed a £35million move for the England international, with Toffees majority shareholder Farhad Moshiri claiming the player had undergone a medical at Chelsea.
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 12:20 PM
DIEGO COSTA will reportedly begin peace talks with Chelsea as he looks to save his World Cup hopes. The controversial striker was unable to secure a move to Atletico Madrid after the two clubs were unable to agree a fee. But the Daily Express are now reporting that Costa is ready to back down fro...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 4 12:10 PM
Chelsea superstar Eden Hazard has ignited speculation about a possible La Liga switch after the midfielder stated eleven-time Champions League winners Real Madrid are “the best club in the world, ” so say Marca. The Belgian has yet to feature for Chelsea this season as he continues to recover fro...
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 11:57 AM
EDEN HAZARD has hailed Real Madrid as the best team in the world and coach Zinedine Zidane as a special guy.
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 4 11:38 AM
Diego Costa is reportedly set to engage in peace talks with Chelsea boss Antonio Conte after the striker refused to go back to Stamford Bridge following an argument with the Italian over a text message that ruled him out of this season’s plans, according to The Express. The paper claims a deal wi...
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 4 11:36 AM
Eden Hazard has refused to rule out a move to La Liga in the future and spoken again about his admiration for Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane.
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 11:23 AM
EDEN HAZARD has fuelled speculation he is looking to move to Real Madrid by admitting they are “the best team in the world” and gushing over boss Zinedine Zidane. The Belgian winger, who hasn’t appeared for the Blues this season, as he continues his recovery from injury, has been linked with a mo...
Mirror - Mon Sep 4 11:17 AM
The Toffees midfielder does not expect to be fit until around the new year and is happy to wait four months for his dream move
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 11:12 AM
ANTONIO CONTE will parade the full range of his summer signings for the first time at Leicester City on Saturday. And take a good look and see how young they all are. With the exception of reserve keeper Willy Caballero, not one of the five new Chelsea players on the payroll is older than 27. …
Daily Star - Mon Sep 4 11:05 AM
WILLIAM GALLAS says Jose Mourinho didn’t understand him - but losing his No. 13 shirt finally prompted the Frenchman to quit Chelsea.
Sky Sports - Mon Sep 4 11:02 AM
SkySports It was a busy summer transfer window for Chelsea, but how would you utilise their new-look squad? The Blues were frustrated in their efforts to land Romelu Lukaku, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Ross Barkley, but they still managed to bring in six major and more »
Mirror - Mon Sep 4 10:59 AM
The Blues star is looking to win the Ballon d'Or with the Blues after returning from injury for Belgium
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 10:55 AM
IS THIS how Chelsea could look with all of their summer signings starting?
Sky Sports - Mon Sep 4 10:52 AM
It was a busy summer transfer window for Chelsea, but how would you utilise their new-look squad?
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 10:32 AM
EDEN HAZARD has fuelled speculation he fancies a move to Real Madrid by admitting they are “the best team in the world” and gushed over boss Zinedine Zidane. The Belgian winger, who is yet to appear for the Blues this season while he recovers from injury, has been linked with a move to the Spanis...
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 4 10:29 AM
Eden Hazard has become the first Chelsea player to admit he wants Diego Costa back in the squad at Stamford Bridge.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 4 10:21 AM
WILLIAM GALLAS says Roman Abramovich used to speak with players in the changing room at Chelsea.
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 10:19 AM
LEICESTER host Chelsea this weekend in the clash of the two most-recent Premier League champions. The Blues got off to a poor start with a loss against Burnley, but have won their next two fixtures to close the gap on the top four. Meanwhile, the Foxes have won one and lost two of their first …
Metro - Mon Sep 4 10:14 AM
Should Antonio Conte be concerned?
Mirror - Mon Sep 4 10:08 AM
Everton agreed a £35m fee for the England star before Barkley decided against the move
Sky Sports - Mon Sep 4 10:06 AM
Eden Hazard insists Chelsea have the squad to compete in all competitions, after the club missed out on Deadline Day deals.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 4 10:03 AM
Eden Hazard has taken a thinly-veiled pop at Tottenham by failing to list them among Chelsea's Premier League title rivals.
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 10:01 AM
ROSS BARKLEY rejected a deadline day move to Chelsea due to Antonio Conte switching his phone off and failing to speak to the Everton midfielder. That is the astonishing claim made by former Premier League star Joey Barton. England international Barkley appeared set to move from Merseyside to the...
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 10:01 AM
EDEN HAZARD has his eyes on the Ballon d’Or and has backed Chelsea to ‘win something big’ this season.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 4 9:50 AM
EDEN HAZARD has defended controversial boss Antonio Conte after a turbulent summer for the Italian.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 9:50 AM
TRANSFER NEWS continues to roll in despite the summer window slamming shut. Express Sport brings you the latest from the Premier League, La Liga and beyond.
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 9:41 AM
ROSS BARKLEY will move to Tottenham in January after snubbing a move to Chelsea on transfer deadline day, according to reports. The Everton star was expected to leave Goodison in this summer, but will now move at the start of 2018. The Daily Star claims the England international travelled down to...
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 9:29 AM
ANTONIO CONTE turned his phone off on deadline day and did not speak to Ross Barkley, leading to the Everton midfielder rejecting a move.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 4 9:19 AM
CHELSEA may regret letting so many players head through the Stamford Bridge exit door - especially after missing out on several key targets this summer.
Sport Review - Mon Sep 4 9:00 AM
Eden Hazard has joked that he wishes Michy Batshuayi would “change his hair” and questioned the Chelsea striker’s fashion sense. The pair already know each other well from having played together for Belgium but they also became club team-mates last summer when Batshuayi joined Chelsea from Marsei...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 8:57 AM
ARSENAL fans are planning a stunning protest against Arsene Wenger ahead of their blockbuster clash against Chelsea later this month. Supporters are already furious over the club’s start to the season after losing their last two matches – including the 4-0 thrashing against Liverpool. NEW CUSTOME...
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 8:56 AM
CHELSEA have started the season well and hope to defend their Premier League - Express Sport brings you the latest news and gossip from Stamford Bridge.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 8:41 AM
CHELSEA star Eden Hazard believes Manchester United, Manchester City, Liverpool and Arsenal could challenge the Blues for the Premier League title this season.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 4 8:38 AM
EDEN HAZARD has opened the door to a move to Spain in the future.
Sport Review - Mon Sep 4 8:30 AM
Alvaro Morata dedicated a heartfelt message to his new wife Alice on Sunday as the pair get used to life in London together. The Spanish striker is currently getting to grips with life at Stamford Bridge after joining the west London club from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata has...
Soccernet - Mon Sep 4 8:23 AM
Australia's Jackson Irvine credits Japan's game plan and still feels Australia can qualify for the 2018 World Cup. Jason Dasey and David Mitchell recap Australia's defeat to Japan and evaluate the Socceroos' prospects for qualifying. Former Socceroos striker David Mitchell joins ESPN FC's Jason D...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 4 8:21 AM
Some Arsenal supporters are seemingly planning a protest against the club when they visit Stamford Bridge to play Chelsea on September 17. As seen in the tweet below from @southerngooner, fake £50 notes with Arsene Wenger’s face emblazoned on them have been printed off with the caption: “Roll on...
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 8:08 AM
EXPRESS SPORT brings you the best from today’s back pages!
Daily Mail - Mon Sep 4 8:06 AM
Eden Hazard believes Chelsea have the strength in depth to challenge for trophies in England and Europe despite doubts surrounding the club's summer transfer business.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 8:00 AM
DANNY DRINKWATER has paid tribute to Leicester after joining Chelsea.
Goal.com - Mon Sep 4 7:37 AM
The threat, which authorities determined to be a hoax, forced the Costa Rican league game to be suspended with nine minutes remaining
Goal.com - Mon Sep 4 7:37 AM
Injury, a family problem and suspension have kept three El Tri players from making the trip to Central America ahead of Tuesday's qualifier
Sport Review - Mon Sep 4 7:30 AM
Alvaro Morata has vowed to repay the faith shown in him by Chelsea manager Antonio Conte. The Spanish striker became Chelsea’s fourth signing of the summer transfer window back in July as the Blues opted to bring the forward to Stamford Bridge after seemingly missing out on Romelu Lukaku. Morata...
Soccernet - Mon Sep 4 6:47 AM
The U.S. stumbled in their World Cup qualifying campaign with a difficult home defeat to Costa Rica. Taylor Twellman and Ian Darke join Herc Gomez and Kasey Keller to dissect USMNT's disappointing display against Costa Rica. USMNT head coach Bruce Arena reflects on his side's uninspired World Cup...
Sport Review - Mon Sep 4 6:22 AM
Cesc Fabregas has been keeping himself in good shape during the international break as he bids to prove a point to Chelsea boss Antonio Conte. The 30-year-old midfielder was left out of the Spain squad for their recent World Cup qualifiers and that has allowed the former Arsenal captain to focus...
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 6:15 AM
CHELSEA boss Antonio Conte will be disappointed to have missed out on the likes of Virgil van Dijk and Romelu Lukaku.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 4 5:45 AM
CHELSEA could be on the losing end of more transfer battles with Tottenham in future.
Soccernet - Mon Sep 4 4:55 AM
Darlington Nagbe, Michael Bradley, and Tim Howard all share their thoughts on the USMNT's shock 2-0 loss in WCQ to Costa Rica. SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras -- Michael Bradley realizes the huge distinction between home games and road matches in international soccer, and says Tuesday's away match again...
Goal.com - Mon Sep 4 12:36 AM
The shot-stopper needed less than six years to reach the half-century, and will be looking to mark the occasion with another step towards Russia
Daily Express - Mon Sep 4 12:02 AM
DIEGO COSTA is ready to begin peace talks with Chelsea in a bid to save his World Cup hopes.
Sport Review - Mon Sep 4 12:00 AM
Chelsea may have boosted their hopes of getting Eden Hazard to sign a new contract at Stamford Bridge by bringing his younger brother Kylian to the club this summer, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Telegraph is reporting that Chelsea’s next big task is convincing Hazard to co...
Daily Express - Sun Sep 3 11:28 PM
ALVARO MORATA has said Premier League defenders easily get confused, leading him to taking full advantage.
Daily Star - Sun Sep 3 11:10 PM
CHELSEA boss Antonio Conte will be disappointed to have missed out on a deal for Virgil Van Dijk.
Soccernet - Sun Sep 3 10:57 PM
The Estadio Ricardo Saprissa Ayma was evacuated on Sunday after a bomb threat. SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- A football stadium in Costa Rica was evacuated due to a bomb threat -- which was later confirmed to be a hoax -- during a first-division game in the country's capital of San Jose on Sunday. Sapr...
Daily Star - Sun Sep 3 10:30 PM
DIEGO COSTA is set to return to Chelsea for peace talks.
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 3 10:01 PM
Jan Vertonghen and Romelu Lukaku struck to secure a 2-1 win for Belgium over Greece and send Roberto Martinez's side to the 2018 World Cup finals.
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 3 10:00 PM
France's galaxy of stars were held to an astonishing 0-0 stalemate at home to Luxembourg in Sunday night's 2018 World Cup qualifier.
Soccernet - Sun Sep 3 9:58 PM
The Estadio Ricardo Saprissa Ayma was evacuated on Sunday after a bomb threat. SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- A football stadium in Costa Rica was evacuated due to a bomb threat during a first-division game in the country's capital of San Jose on Sunday. Saprissa was leading 6-1 with five minutes to go...
Mirror - Sun Sep 3 8:22 PM
The former France international was stunned by the way the supporters greeted him following his controversial move
Daily Express - Sun Sep 3 7:51 PM
CHELSEA suffered plenty of frustration throughout the transfer window – but how did they shape up in the end?
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 3 7:00 PM
Chelsea and Spain striker Diego Costa is set to remain in a standoff with the Premier League side regarding his future, after the player has offered no indication that he is willing to make peace with the Blues despite being included in the club’s 25-man Premier League squad for this season, acco...
Daily Star - Sun Sep 3 6:55 PM
GRAEME SOUNESS says Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain snubbed Chelsea because of Antonio Conte’s tactics.
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 3 6:38 PM
Premier League Champions Chelsea’s signing of 22-year-old Belgian midfielder Kylian Hazard could help convince current Blues superstar Eden Hazard to sign a new deal at Stamford Bridge, according to the Express. Chelsea, who signed Hazard’s younger brother Kylian late in the transfer window, orig...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 3 6:23 PM
Graeme Souness has claimed that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain chose to join Liverpool ahead of Chelsea because he didn’t want to play as a wing-back for the Premier League champions. The 24-year-old midfielder ended up sealing a transfer to Anfield on deadline day after Liverpool agreed a fee believed...
Soccernet - Sun Sep 3 5:59 PM
Taylor Twellman reflects on a damaging U.S. loss to Costa Rica and points the blame at Bruce Arena. Herculez Gomez and Kasey Keller reflect on the U.S.'s psyche after their crushing defeat ahead of a crucial Honduras clash. The U.S. stumbled in their World Cup qualifying campaign with a difficult...
Daily Express - Sun Sep 3 5:40 PM
GRAEME SOUNESS feels Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain didn’t join Chelsea because he did not want to play as a wing-back.
Goal.com - Sun Sep 3 5:25 PM
The right-back has been selected after the injury sustained by Leonardo Spinazzola, with the Italians facing Israel in Tuesday's World Cup qualifier
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 3 5:13 PM
Eden Hazard has lifted the lid on his relationship with Chelsea and Belgium team-mates Thibaut Courtois and Michy Batshuayi.
Mirror - Sun Sep 3 4:52 PM
Last season planes were flown over stadiums and Gunners fans marched with flags and banners in protest
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 3 4:27 PM
Premier League champions Chelsea are reportedly considering suing AWOL striker Diego Costa for up to £50M should the Spanish international continue to refuse to return to the club, according to the Express. Chelsea, as per the Express, would claim breach of contract against Costa, who is the club...
Daily Mail - Sun Sep 3 4:13 PM
Chelsea new boy Davide Zappacosta has been called up as a late inclusion by the Italian national side, following their recent humiliation against Spain.
The Sun - Sun Sep 3 4:09 PM
ANTONIO CONTE used the international break to brush up on his English football lingo – as he put Chelsea’s transfer woes behind him on a golden Italian beach. The Chelsea chief could be seen kissing his wife Elisabetta and brushing up on his language skills with an English soccer phrasebook. With...
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 3 3:58 PM
Danny Drinkwater is hoping he can emulate his Premier League title-winning Leicester City partnership with N'Golo Kante at Chelsea.
Daily Mail - Sun Sep 3 2:50 PM
Ousmane Dembele has revealed how Arsenal and Chelsea helped shape his love for Barcelona — by getting beaten by the Spanish giants in classic Champions League encounters.
The Sun - Sun Sep 3 2:06 PM
The last few days have been a bit of a shambles for Chelsea. Antonio Conte missed out on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Fernando Llorente and Ross Barkley all in the space of 48 hours. Losing out on three targets so late is clearly a blow for the champions – but don’t be fooled into thinking this is …
Daily Express - Sun Sep 3 1:44 PM
CHELSEA star Eden Hazard has joked he is worth €300m if Paris Saint-Germain really paid Neymar’s true value this summer.
Goal.com - Sun Sep 3 1:35 PM
The pair were team-mates in Chelsea's title win and remain close friends, despite their paths changing in football
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 3 1:32 PM
The Sunday Supplement panel discuss Wayne Rooney, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and England.
Daily Express - Sun Sep 3 1:07 PM
ROBBIE FOWLER believes the transfer window is getting out of hand with clubs spending ridiculous amounts of money on unproven talent.
Soccernet - Sun Sep 3 1:00 PM
Spain inched closer towards qualifying for the World Cup, as Isco's first career international brace led La Roja past Italy. FC's Mark Ogden reports from Spain, after Italy's 3-0 loss in WCQ and their likely entry into the playoffs for qualification. Janusz Michallik reflects on Spain's thorough...
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 3 12:33 PM
Chelsea's deadline day signing Davide Zappacosta has been called up to the Italy squad.
Daily Star - Sun Sep 3 12:14 PM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest transfer news and gossip from Arsenal, Manchester United, Chelsea, Everton and Tottenham.
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 3 12:08 PM
SkySports Are Tottenham a more attractive proposition than Chelsea for players after Fernando Llorente chose to join Mauricio Pochettino's side? Tottenham may be becoming a more appealing proposition than Chelsea for players after Fernando Llorente chose a and more »
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 3 11:28 AM
Tottenham may be becoming a more appealing proposition than Chelsea for players after Fernando Llorente chose a move to Mauricio Pochettino's side, according to Dominic Fifield on the Sunday Supplement.
The Sun - Sun Sep 3 11:25 AM
OUSMANE DEMBELE has revealed how Andres Iniesta’s famous goal against Chelsea inspired him to support Barcelona. The French international made his dream move to the Nou Camp in a £138million deal from Borussia Dortmund. NEW CUSTOMER OFFER: ENGLAND NOW 33/1 TO BEAT SLOVAKIA WITH SUN BETS And Dembe...
The Sun - Sun Sep 3 11:23 AM
ROSS BARKLEY is set to join Tottenham in January after snubbing a move to Chelsea on transfer deadline day, according to reports. The Everton midfielder was expected to leave Goodison in the transfer window, but will now move at the start of 2018. The Daily Star claims the England international t...
Daily Express - Sun Sep 3 10:48 AM
CHELSEA are always making the headlines on the back pages and Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest news and gossip coming out of Stamford Bridge.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 3 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 - Sun Sep 3 10:00 AM
ROMAN ABRAMOVICH wants to find out why Chelsea missed out on a host of their top transfer targets.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 3 9:15 AM
Davide Zappacosta has spoken of his admiration for Chelsea duo Marcos Alonso and Antonio Rudiger. The Italian defender completed a move to the defending Premier League champions on the final day of the summer transfer window on Thursday. The 25-year-old arrived at the west London club from Serie...
The Sun - Sun Sep 3 8:51 AM
EDEN HAZARD may be convinced to snub Real Madrid and sign a new contract at Chelsea following the arrival of brother Kylian, reports claim. The Express reckons Zinedine Zidane is chasing Hazard once again after trying and failing with a move one year ago. Real are apparently lining up the Chelsea...
Daily Express - Sun Sep 3 8:45 AM
EXPRESS SPORT brings you the best from today’s back pages.
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 3 8:34 AM
Former Arsenal man Paul Merson has branded the current Gunners 'pathetic' and says that they should have signed Chelsea's Danny Drinkwater in order to add some fight to the side.
Daily Express - Sun Sep 3 8:15 AM
CHELSEA stars Thibaut Courtois and David Luiz have poked fun at team-mate Diego Costa by mimicking Gerard Pique’s infamous ‘Se queda’ Instagram post.
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 3 8:15 AM
Chelsea are reportedly set to miss out on Ross Barkley in January, as he is said to believe a move to Tottenham would be more beneficial for his career. The 23-year-old dismissed speculation that he underwent a medical with any club on deadline day amid reports that he had decided against a move...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 3 8:15 AM
Davide Zappacosta has admitted that he doesn’t have good memories of facing Chelsea signing Alvaro Morata in Serie A. The 25-year-old defender completed a move to Chelsea from Italian club Torino on transfer deadline day to help bolster Antonio Conte’s defence. Zappacosta has established himself...
The Sun - Sun Sep 3 8:05 AM
DIEGO COSTA is yet to indicate that he’s willing to bury the hatchet with Chelsea, according to reports. The striker was holding out for a return to Atletico Madrid after falling out with Antonio Conte. But a deal could not be struck on transfer deadline day and Costa will now remain at Stamford...
Goal.com - Sun Sep 3 7:38 AM
The former Red Devils defender believes that his fellow Serbian has brought important qualities to the Old Trafford fold with him from Chelsea
Daily Express - Sun Sep 3 7:34 AM
ROSS BARKLEY will join Tottenham in January after passing on the chance to move to Chelsea, according to reports.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 3 7:30 AM
Alvaro Morata has vowed to repay the faith shown in him by Chelsea and Antonio Conte. The Spanish striker became the club’s fourth signing of the summer transfer window back in July as he penned a five-year contract with the Premier League champions. Morata has made a relatively strong start to l...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 3 7:15 AM
Paul Merson believes that Arsenal should have made a transfer bid to try and sign Danny Drinkwater ahead of Chelsea. Drinkwater completed a late deadline day transfer to Stamford Bridge from Leicester City as Antonio Conte moved to bolster his midfield options ahead of his second season in charge...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 3 6:00 AM
Davide Zappacosta has expressed his delight at reuniting with Antonio Conte at Chelsea. The Italian defender completed a deadline day move to the Premier League champions from Serie A side Torino to improve their full-back options. Zappacosta has established himself as one of the Italian top-flig...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 3 5:40 AM
Thibaut Courtois made light of the current uncertainty surrounding Diego Costa’s future on Twitter on Friday night. The Brazil international’s future has been a source of speculation throughout the summer transfer window so far. Costa was informed that he was surplus to requirements at the start...
Daily Express - Sun Sep 3 5:00 AM
CHELSEA owner Roman Abramovich should sack Antonio Conte and bring in Gian Piero Ventura, according to Italian journalist Tancredi Palmeri.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 3 4:50 AM
Antonio Conte wanted Chelsea to wrap up the signings of Virgil van Dijk, Alex Sandro and Romelu Lukaku in the summer transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Telegraph is reporting that Conte was “happy” with Chelsea’s late deals to sign Danny Drinkwater and Davide Za...
Goal.com - Sun Sep 3 3:33 AM
The Blues goalkeeper has reacted to the news that the Spain international is remaining at Stamford Bridge with a "he stays" social media message
Soccernet - Sun Sep 3 1:05 AM
Craig Burley sounds off on Diego Costa and supports Chelsea standing firm on the striker's behaviour since last season. Deadline day has come and gone, and all the latest deals and potential deals can be found here, but there's plenty brewing in the market as clubs begin to look toward January. A...
Mirror - Sat Sep 2 11:50 PM
PLUS: Real Madrid reportedly snubbed the chance to sign Alexis Sanchez on transfer deadline day
Sport Review - Sat Sep 2 11:45 PM
Eden Hazard has insisted that he is “enjoying himself” at Chelsea and that he hasn’t thought too much about a possible transfer away from Stamford Bridge. The Belgian playmaker has earned a reputation as one of the Premier League’s top attacking talents since his arrival at Stamford Bridge from F...
BBC - Sat Sep 2 11:23 PM
Real could still move for Sanchez, Costa row rumbles on, Coutinho set for talks with Klopp, plus more.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 11:14 PM
Taylor Twellman reflects on a damaging United States loss to Costa Rica and points the blame at Bruce Arena. Taylor Twellman and Ian Darke join Herc Gomez and Kasey Keller to dissect USMNT's disappointing display against Costa Rica. USMNT head coach Bruce Arena reflects on his side's uninspired W...
The Sun - Sat Sep 2 11:05 PM
ALVARO MORATA believes he is already paying Antonio Conte back for spending so much on a “Real Madrid substitute”. And the £70million summer buy claims: “The difference is that Chelsea’s game is based on me.” The Spain striker, 24, is satisfied with his form and ability to net important goals for...
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 2 10:30 PM
Atletico Madrid remain confident of sealing a deal for Costa in the next month — but the Spanish club will encourage the striker to make his peace with Chelsea and help the transfer over the line.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 2 10:30 PM
ROSS BARKLEY will sign for Tottenham in January after refusing to undergo a medical at Chelsea on transfer-deadline day.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 2 10:30 PM
CHELSEA and Diego Costa could be heading for a multi-million pound battle in court.
Mirror - Sat Sep 2 10:05 PM
A stellar first-half double from Isco and a strike from Chelsea forward Alvaro Morata after the break sealed the impressive win
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 10:02 PM
Darlington Nagbe, Michael Bradley, and Tim Howard all share their thoughts on the USMNT's shock 2-0 loss in WCQ to Costa Rica.
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 2 9:45 PM
Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata came off the bench to score for Spain as Julen Lopetegui's side hammered Italy to take hold of their World Cup qualification group.
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 2 9:39 PM
PETE JENSON: Chelsea centre-forward Alvaro Morata scored for Spain as they embarrassed Italy in a 3-0 win that all but assures their place in next year’s World Cup finals in Russia.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 2 9:21 PM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest news and gossip coming out of Stamford Bridge.
Daily Telegraph - Sat Sep 2 7:21 PM
Telegraph.co.uk Chelsea have included Diego Costa in their Premier League squad in the latest illustration they will not be bullied over the striker's future. Despite the fact Costa has so far ignored all requests to return to training with Chelsea, the club have and more »
Metro - Sat Sep 2 6:41 PM
Plenty of food for thought at Chelsea
Daily Express - Sat Sep 2 6:40 PM
CHELSEA’s signing of Kylian Hazard could help convince his brother Eden Hazard to sign a new deal at Chelsea.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 2 6:27 PM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest news and gossip coming out of the Premier League.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 2 6:05 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED fans praised Jose Mourinho for scoring in Game 4 Grenfell – and even claimed he was better than Chelsea’s Alvaro Morata.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 2 4:48 PM
TOTTENHAM hope to snap up Ross Barkley ahead of Chelsea on a ‘bargain’ deal in January.
Independent - Sat Sep 2 4:42 PM
The Black Cats finished rock bottom in the Premier League and Moyes left with his reputation at an all-time low - but he says it was an impossible job from the start
Toffeeweb - Sat Sep 2 4:25 PM
Wants to recover from injury before deciding future
The Sun - Sat Sep 2 4:22 PM
ALVARO MORATA believes he is already paying Antonio Conte back for spending so much on a “Real Madrid substitute”. And the £70million summer buy claims: “The difference is that Chelsea’s game is based on me.” The Spain striker, 24, is satisfied with his form and ability to net important goals for...
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 2 4:21 PM
David Luiz has joined Thibaut Courtois in poking fun at Diego Costa, after making reference to the wantaway striker during an Instagram post marking the return of Didier Drogba at Chelsea.
The Sun - Sat Sep 2 3:56 PM
ALAN SHEARER mocks Jose Mourinho claiming that he could not get “the best manager ever” Sir Alex Ferguson to play for his charity team. The Chelsea manager was a late addition to Shearer’s squad, who is expected to feature between the sticks. Team Shearer line-up ahead of the fund-raising fixture...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 2 3:44 PM
CHELSEA signing Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku would not have made sense, according to Danny Higginbotham.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 2 3:35 PM
ALEX OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN snubbed Chelsea due to Antonio Conte’s plan to play him as a wing-back.
The Sun - Sat Sep 2 3:17 PM
DIEGO COSTA has deleted his Instagram profile plunging Chelsea into the darkness regarding his whereabouts. SunSport believes the London club kept tabs on Costa’s social media accounts throughout the summer after he was banished from Antonio Conte‘s first-team squad. But now the Premier League ch...
Irish Independent - Sat Sep 2 3:00 PM
Diego Costa has offered no indication he is willing to make peace with Chelsea despite missing out on a move to Atletico Madrid on the final day of the Spanish transfer window and being included in the Blues’ 25-man Premier League squad.
Guardian - Sat Sep 2 2:55 PM
• ‘I did not undertake a medical with any club at any point’ • Barkley to ‘assess all my options in January when fully fit’ Ross Barkley has denied undergoing a medical with Chelsea on transfer deadline day. The Everton midfielder was reported to have travelled to London on Thursday to be assesse...
Mirror - Sat Sep 2 2:26 PM
The Blues goalkeeper had a laugh at the forward's expense after he failed to secure a move away from the Blues, and his tweet had a familiar ring to it
Goal.com - Sat Sep 2 2:20 PM
The Everton playmaker opted against making a move to Stamford Bridge on deadline day, with a decision on his next move pushed back to January
Goal.com - Sat Sep 2 2:20 PM
The Blues' failure to sell the 28-year-old striker is liable to cause them more harm them good due to the tempestuous nature of the player
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 2 1:56 PM
Everton ace Ross Barkley has denied that he underwent a medical at Chelsea or at any other club on deadline day on Thursday. Reports of a last-gasp switch to Stamford Bridge gathered pace as the deadline approached, but then sensational claims were made to spark a real storm that Barkley had chan...
Irish Independent - Sat Sep 2 1:37 PM
Everton midfielder Ross Barkley has denied undergoing a medical with Chelsea on transfer deadline day.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 2 1:34 PM
ALVARO MORATA says he must repay the faith shown in him by Antonio Conte after Chelsea bought “a Real Madrid substitute”.
Irish Independent - Sat Sep 2 1:24 PM
Everton midfielder Ross Barkley has denied undergoing a medical with Chelsea on transfer deadline day.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 2 1:15 PM
ROSS BARKLEY claims he did NOT undergo a medical with Chelsea and will decide his future in January.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 1:11 PM
Everton midfielder Ross Barkley has rejected reports that he underwent a medical with Chelsea on the final day of the transfer window. Barkley was
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 2 1:10 PM
Ross Barkley has denied claims that he undertook a medical at Chelsea, insisting he will wait until he regains fitness to decide on his next destination.
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 2 1:10 PM
Barkley was said to have had second thoughts over joining the Blues in a £35m deal, but claims the hamstring injury currently sidelining him prevented any sort of medical at Stamford Bridge.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 2 1:06 PM
ROSS BARKLEY denies undergoing a medical at Chelsea.
Mirror - Sat Sep 2 1:02 PM
The Toffees star reportedly had a change of heart and wants to concentrate on regaining his fitness
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 1:00 PM
Taylor Twellman and Ian Darke join Herc Gomez and Kasey Keller to dissect USMNT's disappointing display against Costa Rica. HARRISON, New Jersey -- To a man, the players on the U.S. men's national team said they're not worried about their World Cup qualifying prospects in the wake of Friday's 2-0...
The Sun - Sat Sep 2 12:59 PM
ROSS BARKLEY says he did not undergo a medical at Chelsea on deadline day before rejecting a last minute move to Stamford Bridge. The Everton ace looked set to join Antonio Conte’s side after Chelsea had a £35million bid accepted by the Toffees. Contrary to a number of reports in the press, I did...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 2 12:44 PM
TRANSFER NEWS doesn’t stop even if the summer window is closed as clubs react to failed deals and prepare their moves for January - and Express Sport is here to bring you all the updates.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 12:41 PM
After keeping Coutinho in the transfer window, the FC crew discuss Liverpool's expectations for the rest of the season. Back in March, ESPN FC's club bloggers and correspondents selected their side's most important players for the season ahead. Now, with the transfer window over, each club has a...
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 12:29 PM
Having missed out on a handful of big name signings, Liam Twomey discusses why Chelsea had a frustrating transfer window. Towards the end of last season, we looked at the 15 potentially most important players for Chelsea in the 2016-17 Premier League title run-in. With a brand new campaign under...
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 12:29 PM
ESPN FC's Rob Dawson admits he's a bit surprised Jose Mourinho didn't try to sign a new left-back for Man United. Sir Alex Ferguson believes Mourinho's first class attitude last season allowed Man United to secure UCL football. Back in March, we looked at the 15 players who were central to Man U...
The Sun - Sat Sep 2 12:25 PM
CHELSEA goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has taken to Instagram to mock his want away team-mate Diego Costa after the striker failed to secure a move away from Stamford Bridge. The Blues goalkeeper reacted to the news that the Spanish striker will remain in London with a message declaring “He stays”....
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 12:08 PM
Taylor Twellman reflects on a damaging United States loss to Costa Rica and points the blame at Bruce Arena.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 2 11:36 AM
CHELSEA news is coming in as the Blues recover from a hectic deadline day in the transfer window - and Express Sport is here to bring you all the latest.
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 2 11:31 AM
Unsurprisingly 14) Premier League clubs set new transfer records across while four broke it more than once. Here, Sportsmail looks at how each record was broken and those they replaced.
Mirror - Sat Sep 2 11:17 AM
The Blues refused to sell the Spain international at a cut price before La Liga's transfer deadline on Friday
Metro - Sat Sep 2 11:06 AM
A dramatic twist on deadline day.
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 2 11:04 AM
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois took a leaf out of Gerard Pique’s book on Friday as he insisted that Diego Costa will stay with a Twitter post. The Barcelona defender famously snapped himself with Neymar prior to the Brazilian’s move to Paris Saint-Germain earlier this summer with a caption:...
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 2 10:49 AM
The United States' chances of qualifying for Russia 2018 took a hit on Friday after Marco Urena's brace gave Costa Rica a 2-0 victory in New York.
Goal.com - Sat Sep 2 10:22 AM
The Real Madrid goalkeeper again rose to the occasion as Costa Rica earned a historic 2-0 win over the U.S. national team in World Cup qualifying
Sport Review - Sat Sep 2 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-...
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 2 10:13 AM
Tottenham will reportedly step up their efforts to sign Everton ace Ross Barkley in the January transfer window and will likely look for a cut-price deal. The 23-year-old was expected to complete a move to Chelsea on transfer deadline day on Thursday, but he turned down a move to Stamford Bridge...
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 10:12 AM
After keeping Coutinho in the transfer window, the FC crew discuss Liverpool's expectations for the rest of the season. As the clock ticked past 11 p.m. BST on Friday, the closure of the Spanish transfer window confirmed the likes of Diego Costa and Philippe Coutinho would not be moving to Atleti...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 2 10:00 AM
Danny Drinkwater has admitted that he cannot wait to line up alongside N’Golo Kante for Chelsea after completing his late transfer to the west London club. The midfielder became Chelsea’s sixth and final summer transfer late on Thursday night after he completed his move to Stamford Bridge from Le...
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 2 9:51 AM
Diego Costa wants to leave, and the club want him gone. But as the Spanish transfer window slammed shut on Friday night, Chelsea's No.19 remains at Stamford Bridge.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 2 9:30 AM
Eden Hazard has revealed his delight at making his return to competitive action for Belgium during their 9-0 win over Gibraltar in Thursday’s 2018 World Cup qualifier. The Belgian playmaker played for 77 minutes and scored one goal as he started the game for his country to help them take a step c...
Daily Star - Sat Sep 2 8:56 AM
RIYAD MAHREZ will have to produce his best form in a Leicester shirt to earn a January move.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 2 8:47 AM
ROSS BARKLEY’s deadline day move to Chelsea collapsed because he failed his medical.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 2 8:45 AM
Danny Drinkwater says he is looking forward to working with Chelsea boss Antonio Conte after enjoying great success under another Italian: Claudio Ranieri. Chelsea signed Drinkwater in a £35m deal from Leicester after a protracted negotiations between the two Premier League clubs over the midfiel...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 2 8:15 AM
Danny Drinkwater has spoken of his excitement at completing a £35m transfer to Chelsea from Leicester City. The England international finally became a Chelsea player in the early hours of Friday morning after the defending champions agreed a fee with Leicester City. Drinkwater has signed a long-t...
Daily Star - Sat Sep 2 7:43 AM
TOTTENHAM new boy Fernando Llorente might not like Chelsea gaffer Antonio Conte.
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 2 7:39 AM
KIERAN GILL - THE NUMBERS GAME: It was a rather remarkable transfer deadline day, with one club deciding against selling their star who will turn into a free transfer next summer.
Goal.com - Sat Sep 2 7:28 AM
Costa Rica forward Marco Urena scored in either half to sink the United States in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying in Harrison, New Jersey.
Goal.com - Sat Sep 2 7:28 AM
The Americans took a step backward in their quest for a spot in the 2018 World Cup, losing to Los Ticos at Red Bull Arena on Friday
Sky Sports - Sat Sep 2 7:03 AM
Transfer Deadline Day has come and gone but a number of former Premier League players are still without a club.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 2 7:00 AM
ARSENAL should have tried to sign Danny Drinkwater, according to Paul Merson.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 2 6:15 AM
Paul Merson admits he is still shocked Chelsea made the decision to sell Nemanja Matic to title rivals Manchester United. Chelsea signed French midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko in a £40m deal from Ligue 1 side AS Monaco to increase competition for places in Conte’s midfield. The Premier League champio...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 2 6:01 AM
ALEX OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN’S decision to turn down a move to Chelsea was due to Antonio Conte’s plan to play him at right wing-back.
Daily Telegraph - Sat Sep 2 5:59 AM
Telegraph.co.uk Chelsea believe they have equipped Antonio Conte with a squad capable of combining a Premier League title defence with the Champions League, despite missing out on a string of summer targets. The Blues took their summer tally up to six new signings and more »
Goal.com - Sat Sep 2 5:43 AM
The Spain international was expected to depart Stamford Bridge after being deemed surplus to requirements, but has failed to secure a transfer
Goal.com - Sat Sep 2 5:43 AM
The France international striker has penned a two-year contract with the La Liga side after negotiating his release from Stamford Bridge
Goal.com - Sat Sep 2 5:43 AM
The Blues youngster is now on loan in the Championship but he has recently switched national team allegiances because of the Super Eagles captain
Goal.com - Sat Sep 2 5:43 AM
The Blues are famed for their extensive loan policy in which they send their youngsters and fringe players out on temporary moves
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 5:35 AM
The U.S. stumbled in their World Cup qualifying campaign with a difficult home defeat to Costa Rica. The United States was beaten 2-0 by Costa Rica in Harrison, New Jersey, and opened the door for Honduras to draw level on eight points in the CONCACAF World Cup qualifying table. Marco Urena score...
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 4:54 AM
The U.S. stumbled in their World Cup qualifying campaign with a difficult home defeat to Costa Rica. Herculez Gomez and Kasey Keller reflect on the U.S.'s psyche after their crushing defeat ahead of a crucial Honduras clash. HARRISON, New Jersey - U.S. manager Bruce Arena didn't hold back in his...
Goal.com - Sat Sep 2 4:38 AM
The former defender believes the Red Devils are in good shape for having added Romelu Lukaku, Nemanja Matic and Victor Lindelof to their ranks
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 3:47 AM
Taylor Twellman and Ian Darke join Herc Gomez and Kasey Keller to dissect USMNT's disappointing display against Costa Rica.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 3:31 AM
The U.S. stumbled in their World Cup qualifying campaign with a difficult home defeat to Costa Rica. The United States was beaten 2-0 by Costa Rica in Harrison, New Jersey, and opened the door for Honduras to draw level on eight points in the CONCACAF World Cup qualifying table. Marco Urena score...
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 3:31 AM
USMNT head coach Bruce Arena reflects on his side's uninspired World Cup qualifier defeat to Costa Rica.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 2:46 AM
The U.S. stumbled in their World Cup qualifying campaign with a difficult home defeat to Costa Rica. On the verge of solidifying their place in the Hex and stepping closer to Russia 2018, the U.S. national team fell 2-0 to Costa Rica in a shocking defeat at Red Bull Arena. Positives The United St...
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 2:33 AM
The U.S. stumbled in their World Cup qualifying campaign with a difficult home defeat to Costa Rica. HARRISON, N.J. -- The U.S. men's national team fell 2-0 to Costa Rica on Friday night, once again imperiling its chances of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup. Ticos' forward Marco Urena scored goa...
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 2:17 AM
The U.S. stumbled in their World Cup qualifying campaign with a difficult home defeat to Costa Rica.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 1:57 AM
World Cup Qualifier: Keylor Navas (81') United States 0-1 Costa Rica
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 1:57 AM
World Cup Qualifier: Marcos Urena (82') United States 0-2 Costa Rica
Mirror - Sat Sep 2 1:47 AM
The French forward's loan to Crystal Palace last season was marred by injury and Antonio Conte has now sold him
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 1:36 AM
World Cup Qualifier: Keylor Navas (67') United States 0-1 Costa Rica
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 1:15 AM
Having missed out on a handful of big name signings, Liam Twomey discusses why Chelsea had a frustrating transfer window. Diego Costa was named to Chelsea's official Premier League squad list despite the Spain international's attempts to force a move to Atletico Madrid this summer. Chelsea report...
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 1:15 AM
World Cup Qualifier: Tim Ream (47') United States 0-1 Costa Rica
Irish Independent - Sat Sep 2 1:02 AM
Chelsea new-boy Alvaro Morata has served up a less than complimentary view of Premier League defences, as he suggested they are ‘in a mess’ with their tactics.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 12:56 AM
World Cup Qualifier: Marcos Urena (30') United States 0-1 Costa Rica
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 2 12:40 AM
'Se Queda' - two words many English football fans have got to know over the last month even if they can't speak a word of Spanish.
Soccernet - Sat Sep 2 12:38 AM
World Cup Qualifier: Jozy Altidore (24') United States 0-0 Costa Rica
Sport Review - Sat Sep 2 12:30 AM
Paul Merson admitted that he was lost for words after Ross Barkley reportedly turned down a move to Chelsea after Everton refused to negotiate with Tottenham. Barkley was heavily linked with a move away from Goodison Park in the closing stages of the summer transfer window after he entered into t...
We have changed our game for his characteristics, said Conte.
Sky Sports - 6:01 AM
I think the club is working very hard to try to improve our squad, said Conte.
Metro - 11:27 AM
I'm a bit surprised by this decision, said Conte. I respect the decision of the coach though.
Daily Express - 8:11 AM
Don't forget, when we start next month, we have to play seven games, Conte said. I need to rotate my players because it's very difficult to play seven games in a month with these players.
Daily Mail - 12:44 AM