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Sport Review - Sun Oct 8 11:30 PM
Claude Makelele has admitted that he has been hugely impressed by Tiemoue Bakayoko’s improvements in recent years before signing for Chelsea. The midfielder joined the west London club from French side Monaco back in the summer transfer window after Antonio Conte opted to sell Nemanja Matic to Ma...
The Sun - Sun Oct 8 11:26 PM
LIVERPOOL ace Mohamed Salah sparked a pitch invasion after sending Egypt to the 2018 World Cup with a 95th minute penalty. The former Chelsea man smashed home from 12-yards to beat Congo 2-1 with just seconds of injury time to spare. The Pharaohs had not reached the World Cup finals since 1990 bu...
Sky Sports - Sun Oct 8 11:26 PM
Andrea Pirlo has refused to rule out joining Chelsea's coaching staff following his retirement from playing.
Mirror - Sun Oct 8 11:05 PM
PLUS: Chelsea target Alex Sandro is reportedly being lined up for a new deal at Juventus
Metro - Sun Oct 8 10:48 PM
Is he on his way to the Premier League?
Daily Star - Sun Oct 8 10:45 PM
JUVENTUS star Alex Sandro is set to be handed a new deal amid interest from Chelsea.
The Sun - Sun Oct 8 10:39 PM
ANDREA PIRLO has opened the door on a move to Chelsea — as assistant manager. The Italian World Cup winner, 38, will retire when his New York City contract expires in December. And he is not ruling out linking up with former boss Antonio Conte. Chelsea chief Conte has no No 2 and Pirlo said: “I’...
Daily Star - Sun Oct 8 9:59 PM
VIRGIL VAN DIJK would not be an automatic starter if he joined Chelsea.
Goal.com - Sun Oct 8 9:31 PM
The former Chelsea striker found the net via a free-kick for Phoenix Rising, but received a lot of help form Rio Grande Valley goalkeeper Calle Brown
Goal.com - Sun Oct 8 9:31 PM
The former Juventus and Italy midfielder believes that the current Blues boss's tactical approach makes him one of the best managers in the world
Daily Mail - Sun Oct 8 9:00 PM
JEFF POWELL IN STUTTGART: Eubank Jnr's three-round destruction of the most dangerous floater in the new World Series event has catapulted him towards stadium stardom.
The Sun - Sun Oct 8 8:22 PM
France boss Didier Deschamps has confirmed that N’golo Kante will miss France’s final qualifier against Belarus on Tuesday due to injury. Kante limped off with a thigh injury in France’s clash with Bulgaria. The Chelsea midfielder clutched the back of his leg as he left the pitch in the first hal...
The Sun - Sun Oct 8 7:06 PM
CHELSEA boss Antonio Conte is considering quitting the club at the end of the season, according to reports. The Italian is currently in his second season at Stamford Bridge after winning the Premier League title but has already made it clear he wants a return to Italy in the future. And according...
Daily Star - Sun Oct 8 6:10 PM
STARSPORT bring you all the latest transfer news and gossip from the Premier League.
The Sun - Sun Oct 8 6:08 PM
CHELSEA boss Antonio Conte is considering quitting the club at the end of the season, according to reports. The Italian is currently in his second season at Stamford Bridge after winning the Premier League title but has already made it clear he wants a return to Italy in the future. And according...
Mirror - Sun Oct 8 6:04 PM
This is not the first time the Chelsea midfielder has lined up alongside a mascot who has (almost) towered over him
Daily Star - Sun Oct 8 6:04 PM
CHELSEA have expressed an interest in signing Napoli left-back Faouzi Ghoulam.
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 8 5:52 PM
Liverpool fans, your left back problems may just about to be solved. Napoli defender Faouzi Ghoulam, who is out of contract with the Serie A side at the end of the season, is on Jurgen Klopp’s radar, with the Express reporting that the Reds are ready to make their move. SEE MORE: Odds slashed on...
Mirror - Sun Oct 8 5:08 PM
During his team's 4-3 win in World Cup qualifying, the Chelsea man sent half the Bosnia defence for a coffee, with the most superbly executed dummy you could wish to see
Daily Star - Sun Oct 8 5:06 PM
N’GOLO KANTE will not play for France in their final World Cup qualifier against Belarus on Tuesday.
Daily Mail - Sun Oct 8 3:56 PM
The industrious midfielder limped out of the game on the half-an-hour mark following a challenge from Spas Delev and was eventually replaced by Paris Saint-Germain's Adrien Rabiot.
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 8 3:37 PM
Chelsea superstar Eden Hazard showed his class for Belgium during their World Cup qualifier against Bosnia and Herzegovina, after the winger almost ended two defenders’ careers with an outrageous dummy. Hazard, who is yet to hit the ground running for the Blues so far this season, embarrassed the...
Daily Star - Sun Oct 8 3:25 PM
TAMMY ABRAHAM can become one of the best strikers in the Premier League, according to Chelsea legend Claude Makelele.
Daily Express - Sun Oct 8 3:22 PM
FRANCE head coach Didier Deschamps has confirmed Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante has picked up a thigh injury.
Daily Express - Sun Oct 8 3:02 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED goalkeeper David De Gea wants the Spanish players at Real Madrid to help force a move to the Bernabeu - similar to what happened to Cesc Fabregas with Barcelona in 2011.
Daily Star - Sun Oct 8 2:00 PM
CHELSEA boss Antonio Conte is one of the best coaches in the world, according to Italy legend Andrea Pirlo.
Daily Express - Sun Oct 8 1:46 PM
THE international break is in full swing but the Chelsea news keeps coming, and Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest gossip coming out of Stamford Bridge.
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 8 1:36 PM
Chelsea star N’Golo Kante has explained that talking with manager Antonio Conte helped persuade him to choose a transfer to Stamford Bridge over Paris Saint-Germain. The 26-year-old was a man in demand after a superb 2015/16 campaign with Leicester City, during which his stellar midfield displays...
London Evening Standard - Sun Oct 8 1:36 PM
Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante endured a tough night while on international duty with France on Saturday.
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 8 12:48 PM
Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante has heaped praise on Paris Saint-Germain star and France team-mate Kylian Mbappe just a few months after he was linked as a transfer target for the Blues. Mbappe ended up moving from Monaco to PSG on loan, having shone in Ligue 1 and the Champions League last seaso...
London Evening Standard - Sun Oct 8 12:35 PM
England booked their place at next summer's World Cup in Russia with a late 1-0 win over Slovenia at Wembley Stadium on Thursday night.
Daily Star - Sun Oct 8 12:05 PM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest transfer news and gossip from around the globe.
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 8 11:12 AM
Claude Makelele believes Chelsea loanee Tammy Abraham can follow in the footsteps of Ivorian legend Didier Drogba to become a Premier League great. Makelele is certainly a Premier League legend in his own right and is currently mentoring Abraham at Swansea City where the 20-year-old striker is sp...
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 8 10:50 AM
Zinedine Zidane has reportedly told Real Madrid president Florentino Perez that he wants the transfer of Chelsea star Eden Hazard at the club as a replacement for Gareth Bale. Don Balon report that a meeting between Madrid president Perez and manager Zidane has taken place in which the French tac...
London Evening Standard - Sun Oct 8 10:39 AM
Chelsea have been dealt a major blow after N'Golo Kante was substituted with a thigh injury in Friday's 1-0 win over Bulgaria.
Sport Review - Sun Oct 8 10:15 AM
Pat Nevin has admitted that Manchester City are miles ahead of Chelsea at the moment. The Blues suffered a 1-0 loss to the Citizens at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League on Saturday evening. While the scoreline suggests the title rivals played out a close-fought game, Manchester City were by f...
Sport Review - Sun Oct 8 10:00 AM
Antonio Conte was not happy about Chelsea’s efforts to sign Fernando Llorente from Swansea City in the summer transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Times is reporting that Conte was not at all pleased after Chelsea made only a £5m bid to try and sign Llorente from Swanse...
Daily Star - Sun Oct 8 9:55 AM
DAVID MOYES says he wanted a Manchester United double deal for Gareth Bale and Cesc Fabregas.
Daily Mail - Sun Oct 8 9:54 AM
Costa Rica have booked their place at next summer's World Cup finals after a 1-1 draw against Honduras - thanks to an injury-time equaliser which sparked wild celebrations.
The Sun - Sun Oct 8 9:49 AM
ALEX SANDRO is set to sign a new deal at Juventus that will keep him out of Chelsea’s reach for the foreseeable future. According to reports in Italy, the Brazilian has been offered a bumper new deal at Juve worth £6.28million over five years. The deal would match the salary offered by the Premie...
Sport Review - Sun Oct 8 9:45 AM
Tiemoue Bakayoko looked to be in good spirits as he put his feet up and enjoyed some downtime during the international break. The midfielder has been getting used to life at Chelsea following his summer transfer to the club from Monaco. Bakayoko has been a regular fixture in the Chelsea team sinc...
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 8 9:43 AM
Chelsea are sweating over the fitness of star midfielder N’Golo Kante after he went off with a thigh injury in France’s win over Bulgaria last night. The 26-year-old was replaced in the 33rd minute of action last night, with Les Bleus boss Didier Deschamps confirming the blow afterwards. ‘It’s a...
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 8 8:49 AM
Former Chelsea star Claude Makelele believes Tiemoue Bakayoko has become a much stronger defensive player since he first came across him at Monaco. The France international joined the Blues from the Ligue 1 champions this summer, and has made an immediate impact in midfield for Antonio Conte’s si...
Soccernet - Sun Oct 8 8:23 AM
Omar Al Somah's 85th minute penalty secured a crucial draw for Syria in their first-leg match against Australia. ESPN FC's Jason Dasey and David Mitchell examine Australia's chances in their second-leg playoff against Syria. ESPN FC's Jason Dasey and David Mitchell report from Malaysia following...
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 8 7:54 AM
Manchester United look set to be without Paul Pogba due to injury for some crucial fixtures against the likes of Chelsea and Tottenham this winter. The France international is currently out with a hamstring problem, and the club have not been clear about when he could be back in action. READ MORE...
Daily Express - Sun Oct 8 7:30 AM
N’GOLO KANTE is a much stronger player for Chelsea when he has Tiemoue Bakayoko playing alongside him.
London Evening Standard - Sun Oct 8 7:07 AM
Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante believes Paris Saint-Germain are so good they can hope to see their dream of winning the Champions League come true in the coming years.
Sport Review - Sun Oct 8 6:45 AM
Thibaut Courtois has made it clear that he wants to join Real Madrid from Chelsea, according to reports in Spain. Spanish newspaper Marca is reporting that Chelsea’s board are fully aware that Courtois wants to sign for the Spanish giants, with his current contract due to expire in the summer of...
Daily Express - Sun Oct 8 6:27 AM
REAL MADRID have reportedly earmarked Eden Hazard as their first-choice target for next summer’s transfer window.
Sport Review - Sun Oct 8 6:25 AM
Paul Merson believes that Chelsea could end up coming short in the Premier League because of the distraction of Champions League football this season. The Blues have made something of a stuttering start to the new Premier League campaign, and they currently find themselves in fourth place and six...
Daily Express - Sun Oct 8 5:38 AM
TRANSFER NEWS is hotting up as clubs look towards the January transfer window and Express Sport takes you through all the latest rumours.
Soccernet - Sun Oct 8 5:25 AM
Eden Hazard has played for the Blues since 2012. Eden Hazard is likely to be Real Madrid's primary target for next summer, the Daily Star reports. For more on Real's targets, as well as other rumours, check out Transfer Talk by clicking here.
Sport Review - Sun Oct 8 5:22 AM
Ian Wright has admitted that he would like to have played against Chelsea defender David Luiz. The Brazil international returned to Chelsea from Paris Saint-Germain in a £50m deal in the 2016 summer transfer window. Luiz’s move back to the west London side was greeted with surprise but Antonio Co...
Soccernet - Sun Oct 8 1:46 AM
Costa Rica scored in the 95th minute to salvage a 1-1 draw with Honduras and book their place at the 2018 World Cup. Eddie
Soccernet - Sun Oct 8 12:33 AM
Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante left France's World Cup
Sport Review - Sun Oct 8 12:15 AM
Paul Merson has warned Chelsea that they could be in big trouble if Alvaro Morata’s hamstring injury keeps him out of action for more than five games. The Spanish striker is currently working on his fitness levels at the west London club’s training base at Cobham as he bids to recover as quickly...
BBC - Sat Oct 7 11:58 PM
AC Milan target £80m Man City forward Sergio Aguero, Arsenal want Man Utd's Anthony Martial, Antonio Conte could leave Chelsea, plus more.
Sport Review - Sat Oct 7 11:45 PM
Jermaine Jenas has warned Chelsea that losing Diego Costa will be a huge miss for the west London club this season. The Spanish striker opted to leave Stamford Bridge to return to Atletico Madrid last month after he was deemed to be surplus to requirements by Antonio Conte at the west London club...
Mirror - Sat Oct 7 11:43 PM
PLUS: AC Milan readying massive bid for Sergio Aguero and Arsenal preparing to bring Everton youngster to north London
Goal.com - Sat Oct 7 11:43 PM
The Blues lost Alvaro Morata to a muscle problem against Manchester City and could now find themselves without their key midfielder
Daily Star - Sat Oct 7 11:40 PM
CHELSEA will be sweating as they wait to hear the severity of the injury N'Golo Kante picked up this evening.
Sky Sports - Sat Oct 7 11:03 PM
Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante suffered a hamstring injury in France's World Cup Qualifier against Bulgaria.
Metro - Sat Oct 7 11:00 PM
He still hasn't signed an extension.
Mirror - Sat Oct 7 10:30 PM
Swansea, West Brom, Watford and Leicester are among the teams who have shown an interest in taking the Portuguese
Daily Express - Sat Oct 7 10:30 PM
ANTONIO CONTE is weighing up quitting Premier League champions Chelsea at the end of the season and returning home to Italy.
BBC - Sat Oct 7 10:27 PM
Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante suffers a hamstring injury against Bulgaria as France move to within one win of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup.
Soccernet - Sat Oct 7 9:33 PM
Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante left France's World Cup
Mirror - Sat Oct 7 9:22 PM
In another injury blow for Antonio Conte, the midfielder was forced off in the first half, being replaced by Adrien Rabiot
Daily Mail - Sat Oct 7 8:58 PM
Chelsea fans were left holding their breath after star midfielder N'Golo Kante went down with a suspected hamstring injury during France's World Cup qualifier against Bulgaria.
The Sun - Sat Oct 7 8:37 PM
N’GOLO KANTE limped off with an apparent hamstring injury in France’s clash with Bulgaria. The Chelsea midfielder clutched the back of his leg as he left the pitch in the first half of the World Cup qualifier. Kante’s injury is a huge blow for Chelsea with the Frenchman critical to their midfield...
Daily Express - Sat Oct 7 8:35 PM
CHELSEA'S N’Golo Kante has suffered a suspected hamstring injury for France this evening.
London Evening Standard - Sat Oct 7 7:07 PM
Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi and Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen were among the goalscorers as Belgium secured a thrilling 4-3 win away to Bosnia-Herzegovina in Sarajevo on Saturday.
Daily Express - Sat Oct 7 6:49 PM
N’GOLO KANTE has opened up about turning down a move to Paris Saint-Germain before joining Chelsea.
Daily Express - Sat Oct 7 6:44 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED staff have been left stunned by Romelu Lukaku, according to journalist Duncan Castles.
Daily Mail - Sat Oct 7 6:43 PM
Chelsea centre back David Luiz donned a chef's hat as he went behind the scenes to work in the kitchens at Cesar Restaurant in Paris on his return to the French capital.
The Sun - Sat Oct 7 6:10 PM
N’GOLO KANTE has revealed he has no regrets about turning down a move to boyhood club Paris Saint-Germain in favour for Chelsea. The 26-year-old was a wanted man after starring in Leicester City’s Premier League title-winning campaign, but chose to join the Blues instead of PSG. With the Ligue 1...
Daily Star - Sat Oct 7 5:54 PM
CHELSEA midfielder N’Golo Kante says he has no regrets after rejecting the chance to join Paris Saint-Germain.
Guardian - Sat Oct 7 5:05 PM
Chelsea are settling in swiftly at Kingsmeadow and a much-changed XI maintained the feelgood factor with a 1-0 win over Liverpool in the Women’s Super League With two games played, six points and 12 goals plundered, the arrival of Liverpool offered a more taxing challenge, a chance for the Spring...
Daily Mail - Sat Oct 7 4:49 PM
With Chelsea's Gary Cahill and Manchester City's John Stones all but assured of their place in Russia, Sportsmail assesses the other centre back candidates for Southgate's squad.
Sport Review - Sat Oct 7 4:46 PM
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 - Sat Oct 7 3:10 PM
CHELSEA starlet Billy Gilmour has been backed to reach “the very top” of the game.
Daily Star - Sat Oct 7 2:57 PM
CHELSEA loanee Tammy Abraham is on course to become a really good player according to England Under-21 manager Aidy Boothroyd.
Soccernet - Sat Oct 7 2:39 PM
Germany U17 Costa Rica U17 2 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Substitute Noah Awuku's late strike helped Germany to a 2-1 win over Costa Rica in their opening Group C encounter of the U-17 World Cup in Goa. Germany took the lead in the 21st mi...
BBC - Sat Oct 7 2:31 PM
Chelsea Ladies continue their perfect start to the season with a comfortable win over Liverpool Ladies at Kingsmeadow.
Liverpool FC - Sat Oct 7 2:30 PM
Liverpool Ladies were unfortunate to lose 1-0 at Women's Super League 1 leaders Chelsea on Saturday after producing a display full of promise.
Daily Star - Sat Oct 7 2:29 PM
ANTONIO CONTE’s annoyance at the lack of strikers behind the injured Alvaro Morata in his Chelsea squad is well documented.
Daily Star - Sat Oct 7 2:15 PM
ZINEDINE ZIDANE wants to replace Gareth Bale with Eden Hazard next summer.
London Evening Standard - Sat Oct 7 2:06 PM
England Under-21 manager Aidy Boothroyd is confident on-loan Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham is on course to becoming a top player.
Caught Offside - Sat Oct 7 1:20 PM
Paris Saint-Germain defender Thomas Meunier has sent a pretty strong signal that he’d like to see his club make a transfer raid for Chelsea forward Eden Hazard. The 26-year-old has long been regarded as one of the top talents in world football, having won two Premier League titles during his time...
Caught Offside - Sat Oct 7 1:02 PM
There’s been another twist in the Alex Sandro to Chelsea transfer saga, and this time it’s bad news for the Blues. The Brazilian international, who joined the Old Lady from Porto in 2015, is expected to sign a new deal with the Italian champions according to Gazzetta Dello Sport. SEE MORE: Intern...
Guardian - Sat Oct 7 11:30 AM
WSL updates from the 12.30pm BST kick-off at Kingsmeadow Chelsea thank Spence and Lindahl for 1-0 win against Bayern Email your thoughts to Nick , or tweet him @NickMiller79 10.22am BST In tribute to today of course being National Understatement Day*, we’ll start this liveblog by saying that Chel...
Sky Sports - Sat Oct 7 11:02 AM
The summer transfer window may have closed for the majority of clubs across Europe but they are already making moves ahead of January.
Irish Independent - Sat Oct 7 10:14 AM
Former Chelsea defender Ricardo Carvalho has been sentenced to seven months in prison and fined €142, 882 for tax fraud committed while playing for Real Madrid.
Daily Mail - Sat Oct 7 9:46 AM
The Brazilian left-back is expected to sign a new contract with the Turin side, matching the offer that has been made to him by Chelsea, according to Italian newspaper La Gazzetta dello Sport.
Sport Review - Sat Oct 7 9:45 AM
Alvaro Morata looked to be keeping himself in good spirits despite his injury setback as he posed for a picture with his wife during some downtime in London. The Chelsea striker is currently trying to work his way back to full fitness for Antonio Conte’s side after he was forced off during the fi...
Daily Express - Sat Oct 7 9:24 AM
CHELSEA have backed their supporters’ fears about potentially playing on Christmas Eve.
Sport Review - Sat Oct 7 9:15 AM
John Terry has congratulated Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane on scoring the winning goal to send England to the World Cup. The Spurs forward continued his impressive goal record with England’s late winner against Slovenia to secure a place at Russia 2018 next summer. Kane has now scored 14 t...
Caught Offside - Sat Oct 7 9:05 AM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has reportedly been left frustrated by the Blues’ failure to deliver the transfer of striker Fernando Llorente. The Spain international ended up moving from Swansea City to Tottenham this summer, having impressed in the Premier League last season with 15 goals to hel...
Liverpool FC - Sat Oct 7 8:35 AM
In his latest column, Liverpool Ladies boss Scott Rogers reflects on the home defeat to Reading, the return to action of Martha Harris and Saturday’s trip to Women’s Super League 1 leaders Chelsea.
Mirror - Sat Oct 7 8:30 AM
The Portuguese defender has been charged for crimes against the Spanish tax authority
Liverpool FC - Sat Oct 7 8:30 AM
Liverpool Ladies hope to bounce back from their home loss to Reading when they face Women's Super League leaders Chelsea on Saturday.
Daily Express - Sat Oct 7 8:26 AM
ANTONIO CONTE is reportedly frustrated by his lack of strikers at Chelsea after the club failed to sign Fernando Llorente in the summer.
Daily Star - Sat Oct 7 7:50 AM
EDEN HAZARD could be off to Real Madrid next summer - if he stars at the World Cup.
Sport Review - Sat Oct 7 7:30 AM
Chelsea are willing to shell out a transfer fee of £70m to try and sign Alex Sandro from Juventus in the January transfer window, according to reports in Spain. Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo, as quoted by the Daily Star, is claiming that the west London side are ready to shell out a significa...
Daily Express - Sat Oct 7 7:23 AM
LIVERPOOL’s defence has been unfairly criticised this season, according to former England boss Kevin Keegan.
Daily Express - Sat Oct 7 7:20 AM
CHELSEA could be facing a tough challenge trying to retain Thibaut Courtois’ services, reports claim.
Sport Review - Sat Oct 7 7:15 AM
Lucas Moura has been advised to sign for Arsenal from Paris Saint-Germain in the January transfer window by former Chelsea star Alex. The Brazilian winger has found his playing time at PSG limited so far this season, with the 25-year-old having only made two substitute appearances for the French...
Sport Review - Sat Oct 7 7:00 AM
Thibaut Courtois wants to increase his salary at Chelsea to £200, 000 a week as he ponders signing a new deal with the west London club, according to reports in the British media. Website Goal is claiming that Courtois’ contract situation is one of Chelsea’s financial priorities as the Blues look...
Daily Star - Sat Oct 7 6:51 AM
JOSE MOURINHO was happy Romelu Lukaku asked to leave Chelsea in 2014.
Daily Star - Sat Oct 7 6:45 AM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest news from Chelsea, involving Thibaut Courtois, Antonio Conte and Alex Sandro.
Sport Review - Sat Oct 7 6:35 AM
Alvaro Morata is clearly determined to do what he can to prove his fitness for Chelsea’s clash with Crystal Palace next weekend. The 24-year-old striker is currently sidelined with a hamstring injury he picked up during the first half of Chelsea’s 1-0 loss to Manchester City in the Premier League...
Daily Express - Sat Oct 7 6:30 AM
CHELSEA will be in big trouble if Alvaro Morata is sidelined for anymore than five games.
Caught Offside - Sat Oct 7 6:25 AM
Chelsea star Thibaut Courtois is reportedly keen on a move to Real Madrid as the Blues fail to organise a new contract for their number one goalkeeper. The Belgium international is regarded as one of the finest players in the world in his position, having consistently shone for Chelsea during his...
Sport Review - Sat Oct 7 5:40 AM
Claude Makelele has praised Chelsea signing Alvaro Morata for adapting to the Premier League. The Spain international completed a £58m move to Chelsea from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window to improve their attacking options. Morata has been drafted in to replace Diego Cost...
Sport Review - Sat Oct 7 5:00 AM
Eden Hazard would have moved to Real Madrid in the summer if the Chelsea forward didn’t break his ankle, according to Belgian journalist Kristof Terreur. The 26-year-old forward broke his right ankle during national team training at the end of the 2016-17 season to rule Hazard out of the start of...
Sport Review - Sat Oct 7 4:50 AM
Michy Batshuayi is not good enough to lead the line for Chelsea in Alvaro Morata’s absence, according to Ray Wilkins. Morata is currently sidelined with a hamstring injury picked up during the first half of Chelsea’s 1-0 loss to Manchester City in the Premier League last weekend. It remains to be...
Soccernet - Sat Oct 7 3:23 AM
With Thibaut Courtois' contract expiring in 2019, the Blues board are keen to extend his stay. Thibaut Courtois is stalling on a new deal at Chelsea as he eyes a move to Real Madrid, claims the Daily Mirror. For more on Courtois to Real, as well as other rumours, check out Transfer Talk by clicki...
The Sun - Sat Oct 7 12:42 AM
NEYMAR, Ronaldinho, Xavi, Andres Iniesta, Toni Kroos, Cesc Fabregas and Carlos Tevez all took their first steps towards global stardom at the Fifa Under-17 World Cup. Now England’s class of 2017 — led by boss Steve Cooper — aim to follow in the footsteps of football’s biggest names at the finals...
Daily Star - Sat Oct 7 12:33 AM
GARY CAHILL claims it is only a matter of time before England win a major tournament.
Sport Review - Sat Oct 7 12:15 AM
Jose Mourinho has insisted that he is a “much better” coach at Manchester United than he ever was at Chelsea because he has become more mature. The Portuguese coach was appointed as Manchester United’s new manager back in the summer of 2016 after he was sacked by Chelsea in December 2015 followin...
Daily Mail - Sat Oct 7 12:13 AM
The Belgium international's current contract with the Premier League champions expires in June 2019 and daily publication Marca have claimed he is in talks over extending his deal.
Daily Star - Sat Oct 7 12:11 AM
LIVERPOOL have been unfairly criticised for their defensive issues in the Premier League this season.
Daily Express - Sat Oct 7 12:08 AM
GARY CAHILL has warned England they cannot rely on goal machine Harry Kane at the World Cup finals next summer.
Sport Review - Sat Oct 7 12:00 AM
Claude Makelele is backing Alvaro Morata to be a big success at Chelsea this season and beyond. The Spanish striker signed for the west London club from Real Madrid back in July as Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his attacking options during the off-season. Morata has been in superb form f...
Mirror - Fri Oct 6 11:52 PM
PLUS: Thibaut Courtois could be on his way out of Chelsea and Everton's Ademola Lookman could be be poached by Premier League rival
Daily Star - Fri Oct 6 11:16 PM
THIBAUT COURTOIS is reluctant to sign a new Chelsea deal as he looks to push through a move to Real Madrid.
Daily Star - Fri Oct 6 10:35 PM
CHELSEA have supported fans over Premier League games potentially being played on Christmas Eve this year.
Daily Star - Fri Oct 6 10:00 PM
DELE ALLI must play for England tomorrow – but he will be a liability at the World Cup.
Daily Express - Fri Oct 6 9:56 PM
CHELSEA legend Graeme Le Saux admits he was as surprised as anyone when Antonio Conte replaced Alvaro Morata with Willian against Manchester City.
Daily Express - Fri Oct 6 9:29 PM
CHELSEA legend Graeme Le Saux believes Alvaro Morata went up against Manchester City with more than just a knock.
Mirror - Fri Oct 6 9:06 PM
Courtois' current deal expires in the summer of 2019 and he is reportedly stalling over talks of an extension
Mirror - Fri Oct 6 8:42 PM
It is understood Sky is considering moving fixtures back a day from December 23 to fill its allocated Sunday afternoon slots
Irish Independent - Fri Oct 6 8:36 PM
Former Chelsea youth player Conor Clifford has been banned from football activity after he pleaded guilty to gambling on games during his time in the UK.
The Sun - Fri Oct 6 8:09 PM
THIBAUT COURTOIS is reportedly reluctant to sign a new deal at Chelsea and is holding out for a move to Real Madrid and a return to La Liga. The former Atletico Madrid keeper’s contract expires with the London club in 2019 and is said to be ignoring their attempts to extend his stay. Spanish pape...
Daily Mail - Fri Oct 6 7:30 PM
Arsenal are set to host Liverpool on Saturday December 23, while Chelsea are currently scheduled to head to Everton. It has been suggested both games could be chosen for TV.
Irish Independent - Fri Oct 6 7:00 PM
Chelsea will continue to support fans' concerns over the prospect of Premier League matches being switched to Christmas Eve for live television.
The Sun - Fri Oct 6 6:55 PM
Chelsea have echoed the concerns of their fans who are campaigning to stop Sky Sports from moving Premier League games to Christmas Eve, according to reports. Sky will announce their festive schedule on October 16 and it is believed they hope to broadcast two live games on Christmas Eve for the f...
Irish Independent - Fri Oct 6 6:35 PM
Former Chelsea youth player Conor Clifford has been banned from football activity after he pleaded guilty to gambling offences during his time in the UK.
Daily Star - Fri Oct 6 6:24 PM
MANCHESTER UNTIED will face their first big test of the season when they face Liverpool in the Premier League after the international break.
Sport Review - Fri Oct 6 6:13 PM
Danny Higginbotham has heaped praise on Alvaro Morata following his strong start to his first season at Chelsea. The Spanish forward has made a brilliant start to his first campaign at Stamford Bridge since his transfer to the club from Real Madrid back in July. Morata has scored six goals and ma...
Mirror - Fri Oct 6 6:00 PM
After some of the most controversial weeks in its history, brilliant Blues a reminder of how thrilling women's football can be
Daily Express - Fri Oct 6 5:33 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED may struggle to replicate Manchester City’s convincing wins over Chelsea and Liverpool, because of Jose Mourinho’s style of play.
Daily Mail - Fri Oct 6 4:56 PM
Premier League reigning champions Chelsea, Liverpool and Everton are among football giants backing national Non-League Day this weekend.
Goal.com - Fri Oct 6 4:47 PM
The Italian coach has admitted that he will return to his homeland some stage, and a former Blues star believes the club will be fine without him
Goal.com - Fri Oct 6 4:47 PM
The Brazilian has confirmed that he opted against possible moves to Spain or Italy in order to make a lucrative switch to China with Shanghai SIPG
Daily Express - Fri Oct 6 4:43 PM
TRANSFER NEWS is hotting up as clubs look to secure January deals and Express Sport is here to bring you all the latest updates and gossip.
Daily Star - Fri Oct 6 4:39 PM
REAL MADRID supremo Florentino Perez is determined to revolutionise his side with several big-name signings.
London Evening Standard - Fri Oct 6 4:13 PM
Chelsea have offered their support to fans who are campaigning to stop Sky from scheduling televised Premier League matches on Christmas Eve.
The Sun - Fri Oct 6 4:13 PM
The grimace on the face of Diego Costa was all too familiar but it hadn’t been caused by a referee or opposition player. It was because the striker was feeling the effects of pre-season training. That is effectively what Costa is going through despite it being October. Having completed a £54m ret...
Sky Sports - Fri Oct 6 4:00 PM
Former Chelsea and Real Madrid defender Ricardo Carvalho has been sentenced to seven months in prison and fined 142, 882 euros £128, 222 for crimes against the Spanish tax authority, a Spanish court filing said.
Metro - Fri Oct 6 3:54 PM
This could be a problem for Antonio Conte.
Daily Express - Fri Oct 6 3:48 PM
MANCHESTER CITY are favourites for the Premier League title, says Chelsea legend Graeme Le Saux.
Soccernet - Fri Oct 6 3:31 PM
Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard mimics UFC Lightweight Champion Conor McGregor during his training session. Despite his current form with Man City, the FC crew say it made sense for Chelsea to let Kevin De Bruyne go when they did. Chelsea are aiming to double their revenues by signing a raft of ne...
Mirror - Fri Oct 6 2:29 PM
The Red Devils have made a quick start to the season, sitting joint-top with cross-town rivals City
Daily Express - Fri Oct 6 2:24 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho will be at Old Trafford longer than he was at his previous clubs.
Daily Mail - Fri Oct 6 2:20 PM
Chelsea supporters have given their “overwhelming” backing to the idea of introducing safe-standing sections to the proposed new stadium at Stamford Bridge.
The Sun - Fri Oct 6 1:58 PM
FORMER Chelsea star Ricardo Carvalho has been sentenced to seven months in jail over tax fraud. The veteran defender pleaded guilty to a charge of concealing income from his image rights during a two-year spell at Real Madrid. MORE TO FOLLOW
Metro - Fri Oct 6 1:46 PM
He was one of Jose Mourinho's key players!
Daily Mail - Fri Oct 6 1:12 PM
Manchester City are bidding to claim a Premier League title triumph this season — but manager Pep Guardiola may not have been happy with the air miles his players will clock up this fortnight.
Soccernet - Fri Oct 6 12:26 PM
The ESPN FC crew discuss the impact Alvaro Morata's injury will have on Chelsea. The international break may have presented Chelsea with a two-week respite from competition, but with the majority of manager Antonio Conte's favoured players involved in World Cup qualifiers, the Italian will be hop...
Daily Express - Fri Oct 6 12:19 PM
CHELSEA star Alvaro Morata has surprised Sky Sports pundit Danny Higginbotham, by scoring most of his goals this season when Eden Hazard was not in the team.
The Sun - Fri Oct 6 11:40 AM
CHELSEA are to take advice from Tottenham about their Wembley move as they prepare to redevelop Stamford Bridge. The Premier League champions are moving ahead with plans to knock down their existing ground and build a new £500million stadium on the site. The new stadium could be ready for the sta...
Daily Express - Fri Oct 6 11:24 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED'S Romelu Lukaku leads the September Player of the Month nominations.
London Evening Standard - Fri Oct 6 11:11 AM
Alvaro Morata has given Chelsea fans an update on his fitness as the striker attempts to recover from a hamstring injury in time for the Blues' trip to Crystal Palace.
Sport Review - Fri Oct 6 10:24 AM
Chelsea will make a £60m bid to sign Alex Sandro from Juventus in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mail is reporting that the west London club are preparing to make a new offer for the Juventus left-back after having been heavily linked with a bid...
Irish Independent - Fri Oct 6 10:20 AM
Jose Mourinho is of the belief he is a better manager now at Manchester United than he ever was at Chelsea.
Sport Review - Fri Oct 6 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-...
Metro - Fri Oct 6 10:15 AM
Will Chelsea make a move?
Caught Offside - Fri Oct 6 10:12 AM
Here’s something you don’t see every day, an ex-Chelsea player advising a current star to join Arsenal. That’s exactly what former defender Alex has done. The compatriot in question is Paris Saint-Germain’s Lucas Moura, with the 28-year-old set to struggle for regular playing time this season aft...
Independent - Fri Oct 6 9:57 AM
The Portuguese failed to claim the league crown in his single season at Old Trafford to date but has United joint top this term after a much improved start to their campaign
Daily Star - Fri Oct 6 9:42 AM
EDEN HAZARD would be a Real Madrid player if he hadn’t got injured on international duty last season.
Mirror - Fri Oct 6 9:41 AM
The Portuguese won the Premier League three times at Chelsea but says he has improved emotionally
Sport Review - Fri Oct 6 9:30 AM
Chelsea and Liverpool are among the clubs interested in signing Javier Pastore from Paris Saint-Germain, according to reports in Spain. Spanish website El Gol Digital, as quoted by talkSPORT, is reporting that both of the Premier League clubs are long-term admirers of the 28-year-old. The same re...
The Sun - Fri Oct 6 9:20 AM
HARRY KANE is one of the best footballers ex-England and Chelsea captain John Terry ever played against. With the Blues and Three Lions, Terry played against some of the greatest players of modern times, including Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Zinedine Zidane and Brazil legend Ronaldo. Kane bo...
Daily Mail - Fri Oct 6 9:09 AM
The Premier League champions face four years on the road as they flatten and re-build their stadium, as revealed by Sportsmail back in May, with a potential move-out date in 2019.
Daily Express - Fri Oct 6 8:54 AM
CHELSEA news is coming thick and fast and Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest gossip from Stamford Bridge.
Daily Star - Fri Oct 6 8:24 AM
OSCAR believes Chelsea will fight Manchester United and Manchester City until the very end of the Premier League season.
Sport Review - Fri Oct 6 8:15 AM
Pat Nevin has admitted that there is a real possibility Antonio Conte could leave Chelsea given the Blues’ high turnover of managers under Roman Abramovich. The Chelsea boss led the west London side to the Premier League title with two games to spare in the Italian’s first season in the English t...
Sport Review - Fri Oct 6 7:45 AM
Michy Batshuayi has insisted that he was not frustrated that Antonio Conte did not bring him on to replace Alvaro Morata during Chelsea’s 1-0 loss to Manchester City last weekend. Morata pulled up with a hamstring strain midway through the first half at Stamford Bridge but Conte opted instead to...
Sport Review - Fri Oct 6 7:15 AM
Ray Wilkins has admitted that Nemanja Matic has been a “revelation” at Manchester United and he still cannot understand why Chelsea opted to sell him. Chelsea made the surprising decision to let Matic leave Stamford Bridge and sign for their Premier League rivals back in August, after Antonio Con...
Sport Review - Fri Oct 6 7:00 AM
Oscar believes that Manchester United, Chelsea and Manchester City will be the main contenders for the Premier League title this season. The two Manchester clubs have started the season the strongest and Manchester City are currently top of the table, level on points with second-placed Manchester...
Daily Star - Fri Oct 6 6:59 AM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest transfer news from the Premier League.
Sport Review - Fri Oct 6 6:25 AM
Ray Wilkins has admitted that Chelsea were “battered” by Manchester City during the Citizens’ 1-0 victory over the Blues at Stamford Bridge last weekend. Antonio Conte’s men were thoroughly outplayed for most of the game at Stamford Bridge as Kevin De Bruyne hit the second-half winner for Pep Gua...
Sport Review - Fri Oct 6 6:10 AM
Pat Nevin insists he isn’t worried about Antonio Conte’s future at Chelsea despite reports linking the Italian coach with a return to Serie A. The Blues boss has endured a tricky start to the 2017-18 season following a return of four victories from their opening seven games in the Premier League....
Daily Star - Fri Oct 6 5:41 AM
CHELSEA are prepared to fork out £70m in January to finally sign Alex Sandro.
Sport Review - Fri Oct 6 5:30 AM
Michy Batshuayi insists he is happy to stay at Chelsea after the Belgian forward revealed Eden Hazard told him to remain at Stamford Bridge. The 23-year-old striker is set to be drafted into the Chelsea team following Alvaro Morata’s hamstring problem. The Spanish striker was forced off in the fi...
Sport Review - Fri Oct 6 4:40 AM
Chelsea will rival Tottenham for the signature of Everton midfielder Ross Barkley in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is reporting that both of the London clubs will try and sign the midfielder from the Toffees in the winter transfer window....
Goal.com - Fri Oct 6 3:27 AM
The Chelsea midfielder is now on great terms with the former Tottenham manager, but their relationship has endured some rocky moments
Soccernet - Fri Oct 6 3:18 AM
ESPN FC's crew in Orlando discuss the biggest story lines ahead of Friday's qualifier against Panama. Friday's CONCACAF World Cup qualifying match between Costa Rica and Honduras has been postponed until Saturday due to severe rainfall caused by tropical storm Nate, the Costa Rican soccer federat...
Daily Mail - Fri Oct 6 12:06 AM
Uruguay edged closer to a spot at the 2018 World Cup finals in Russia with a goalless draw against whipping boys Venezuela. Oscar Tabarez's side must beat Bolivia in their final game to seal qualification.
Sport Review - Fri Oct 6 12:00 AM
Oscar has admitted that he would love to return to the Premier League to play for Chelsea in the future. The Brazilian playmaker left Stamford Bridge to sign for Chinese Super League outfit Shanghai SIPG last winter after enjoying some successful seasons in the Premier League. Oscar won two Premi...
Mirror - Thu Oct 5 11:57 PM
PLUS: Oscar keen to move back to the Premier League while Chelsea ready to hand out two bumper new deals
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 11:30 PM
Ray Wilkins believes that Chelsea are “nowhere” near as good as they were under Antonio Conte last season. The Blues have made something of a mixed start to the new season as they bid to defend the Premier League title they won in Conte’s first campaign in charge last term. Chelsea have lost two...
Metro - Thu Oct 5 11:02 PM
The Brazilian moved to China.
Mirror - Thu Oct 5 10:37 PM
The former Gunners midfielder finally revealed it was he who throw a slice of pizza at Sir Alex Ferguson in the players' tunnel
Daily Star - Thu Oct 5 9:55 PM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest news and gossip coming out of the Premier League.
Daily Star - Thu Oct 5 7:58 PM
KEVIN DE BRUYNE has torn into Chelsea over their controversial loan system, saying that is the reason why he left.
London Evening Standard - Thu Oct 5 6:56 PM
Chelsea hope to double their revenue to more than £650million within the next decade, according to the club's recently appointed commercial director.
Daily Star - Thu Oct 5 6:28 PM
CHELSEA winger Willian amazed fans with a mind-boggling strike from behind the goal-line.
Daily Star - Thu Oct 5 6:00 PM
ALVARO MORATA has everything it takes to succeed in the Premier League, according to former Chelsea star Claude Makelele.
Mirror - Thu Oct 5 5:51 PM
The Spaniard completed his move back to Spain after falling surplus to Antonio Conte's requirements at Chelsea
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 4:53 PM
CHELSEA are aiming to DOUBLE revenue in next ten years and set for dual stadium-shirt sponsor like Arsenal. The reigning Premier League champions currently only fourth in the earners list but are hoping to join Europe’s elite. The Blues are eyeing up a dual shirt-stadium sponsorship deal, much li...
Mirror - Thu Oct 5 4:48 PM
The Blues forward isn't exactly known for his tough side but his impersonation is pretty good
Daily Star - Thu Oct 5 4:46 PM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest news and gossip coming out of Stamford Bridge.
Metro - Thu Oct 5 4:24 PM
They're planning on huge new commercial deals.
Daily Mail - Thu Oct 5 3:37 PM
Diego Costa may be glad that he has three months to get up to speed at Atletico Madrid - given the high intensity of their fitness sessions on the training field.
Daily Express - Thu Oct 5 3:32 PM
CHELSEA star Alvaro Morata was always going to succeed at Stamford Bridge, according to Blues legend Claude Makelele.
Daily Express - Thu Oct 5 3:19 PM
DIEGO COSTA struggled through an intense Atletico Madrid training session.
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 5 3:11 PM
Cesc Fabregas isn’t exactly Mr Popular at his old club Arsenal anyway, but he’s made a surprise admission about his Chelsea career that is sure to tarnish his reputation even further. The Spain international left the Gunners for Barcelona back in 2011, returning to a club he’d grown up supporting...
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 2:52 PM
THE Brazilians have always been known for their Samba magic with a football at their feet. And two of their most skillful players are keeping with the tradition ahead of their World Cup qualifiers. Chelsea’s Willian and Neymar proved why they are classed as dead-ball specialists on the training p...
Daily Mail - Thu Oct 5 2:51 PM
Manchester City have been quick out the blocks in the Premier League this season and it's in no small part to speedster Leroy Sane. The German set a new record with a burst of speed against Chelsea.
Daily Express - Thu Oct 5 2:47 PM
CHELSEA striker Alvaro Morata has allayed fears about his injury by posting an Instagram story showing him working in the gym.
Daily Mail - Thu Oct 5 2:21 PM
Alvaro Morata pulled up with an injury in Chelsea's 1-0 defeat by Manchester City and he was later diagnosed with 'a grade II myofascial injury in the hamstring muscles', after having an MRI scan.
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 5 2:18 PM
Manchester City star Kevin De Bruyne has admitted Chelsea wanted him to stay before he made the move to Wolfsburg back in 2014. The Belgium international wasn’t getting into Jose Mourinho’s side at that time, making just two starts before moving on that January. READ MORE Chelsea news: CFC star t...
Daily Star - Thu Oct 5 2:03 PM
OSCAR admits he’d love to return to Chelsea one day and says the door is always open to him at Stamford Bridge.
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 1:53 PM
CRYSTAL PALACE have received a huge boost after Wilfried Zaha made a triumphant return to training. The 24-year-old is yet to feature since opening day after picking up a knee injury. In that time, Palace have sacked Frank de Boer and hired Roy Hodgson as his replacement. But the Eagles are still...
Daily Mail - Thu Oct 5 1:36 PM
Premier League champions Chelsea are plotting a bold move to double the club's revenue and move them closer to the biggest earners in world football.
Daily Star - Thu Oct 5 1:35 PM
CHELSEA star Eden Hazard showed he’s not just good with his feet, in a video posted by team-mate Michy Batshuayi.
London Evening Standard - Thu Oct 5 1:26 PM
Wilfried Zaha returned to training with Crystal Palace today as he eyes a swift comeback to Roy Hodgson's side.
Daily Express - Thu Oct 5 1:15 PM
CHELSEA let Kevin De Bruyne go after the Manchester City star told Jose Mourinho he had made up his mind to leave Stamford Bridge.
Mirror - Thu Oct 5 12:59 PM
Chelsea's revenue in the last financial year was £334.6million, and Chris Townsend is eyeing taking it past £650million
Daily Express - Thu Oct 5 12:56 PM
OSCAR has claimed he was forced to leave Chelsea after Antonio Conte’s formation change left him without a role at the club.
London Evening Standard - Thu Oct 5 12:33 PM
Former Chelsea midfielder Oscar has admitted he would be open to returning to the Blues in the near future.
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 12:28 PM
DIEGO COSTA looked to be feeling the heat as he was put through a gruelling training session at Atletico Madrid. The former Chelsea star didn’t have a pre-season after he was axed by Antonio Conte. And Atletico are keen to ensure that Costa will be in tip-top condition for his January comeback. T...
Daily Express - Thu Oct 5 11:55 AM
CHELSEA shouldn’t fear losing Antonio Conte despite his brilliant first season in charge, according to Pat Nevin.
Soccernet - Thu Oct 5 11:54 AM
The latest transfer rumours from around the world. Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the whisper. Here are today's top five emerg...
Soccernet - Thu Oct 5 11:48 AM
Stewart Robson and Alejandro Moreno examine the facets of Man City's game that have propelled them to the top of the table. The top five teams in Shaka's power rankings stay the same, but there is plenty of movement in the bottom half. Despite his current form with Man City, the FC crew say it ma...
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 5 11:27 AM
While one current Chelsea star looks set to be offered a new contract, it’s reported that a familiar face could be keen on a future reunion. Thibaut Courtois has been a stalwart for Chelsea since re-joining the club following a loan spell at Atletico Madrid in 2014. SEE MORE Chelsea were desperat...
Daily Mail - Thu Oct 5 11:18 AM
Conte is a huge fan of the left back and has wanted to sign him ever since leaving Italy in the summer of 2016. Juventus are less willing to sell in January, so Chelsea may have to wait until summer.
Daily Express - Thu Oct 5 11:13 AM
CHELSEA have reportedly offered Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois vastly-improved new contracts to remain at Stamford Bridge.
Daily Star - Thu Oct 5 10:44 AM
STARSPORT brings you the latest transfer news and gossip from Chelsea, Tottenham, Real Madrid, Manchester United and Liverpool.
Everton FC - Thu Oct 5 10:38 AM
The views on this page are taken from the local and national media and do not necessarily reflect the views of Everton. Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea are said to be plotting a January move for Ross Ba
Soccernet - Thu Oct 5 10:37 AM
Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard mimics UFC Lightweight Champion Conor McGregor during his training session. With Rio Ferdinand swapping the football pitch for boxing ring recently, it looks like Eden Hazard might just be preparing himself to follow suit. While training with the Belgium national te...
Daily Mail - Thu Oct 5 10:35 AM
The fight for Ross Barkley's signature will resume in January with both Tottenham and Chelsea still aiming to sign the Everton playmaker for a cut price.
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 10:35 AM
CHELSEA are ready to hand Eden Hazard a bumper new contract – and then follow up with a similar deal for Thibaut Courtois. Belgian star Hazard is already Chelsea’s highest-paid player on £200, 000-a-week but the club are keen to hand him better terms to ward off interest from Europe’s biggest clu...
Soccernet - Thu Oct 5 10:25 AM
Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard mimics UFC Lightweight Champion Conor McGregor during his training session.
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 10:23 AM
CHELSEA and Liverpool could battle it out for Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Javier Pastore. The Argentine has been told he is free to leave the French capital when the January transfer window opens. PSG want to balance the books following the massive money arrivals of Neymar and Kylian Mbappe. A...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 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-...
Sky Sports - Thu Oct 5 10:15 AM
The European transfer window may only have been closed for a month, but clubs will already have an idea where they still need to strengthen. Our friends at Football Whispers have scoured the media across Europe for the latest news and transfer rumours.
Daily Mail - Thu Oct 5 10:04 AM
Cesc Fabregeas has hailed former Chelsea captain John Terry a legend and sent him a signed shirt. Terry received the gift on Thursday and posted a picture of it on Instagram.
Daily Mail - Thu Oct 5 10:00 AM
The Brazilian Oscar left Stamford Bridge last January to join Shanghai SIPG in a £52million deal that saw the attacking midfielder earn £400, 000-a-week in wages, but would love a return.
London Evening Standard - Thu Oct 5 9:54 AM
Lucas Moura has been advised to leave Paris Saint-Germain for Arsenal in January by former Chelsea defender Alex.
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 9:53 AM
FORMER Chelsea star Oscar admits he’d like a Premier League return one day – and hopes it’s with the current champions. The Brazil international quit Stamford Bridge for a £60million move to the Chinese Super League at the start of 2017. Oscar has been in terrific form for Shanghai SIPG so far, h...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 9:45 AM
Chelsea are facing the prospect of AC Milan luring Antonio Conte back to Serie A at the end of the season, according to reports in Italy. Corriere dello Sport, as quoted by the Sun, is reporting that the Chelsea boss is the leading contender to replace Vincenzo Montella at AC Milan. The same arti...
Soccernet - Thu Oct 5 9:34 AM
Having missed preseason, Diego Costa is now putting in the hard yards ahead of his grand return to the Atletico Madrid first team. After being informed he was surplus to requirements at Chelsea at the end of last season, Costa went AWOL in August while the Blues negotiated a deal with Atleti, des...
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 5 9:27 AM
Adding depth to his Chelsea squad was likely a priority for Antonio Conte this past summer, and it’s reported that the club made a huge offer for a top target. The Italian tactician welcomed Alvaro Morata, Antonio Rudiger, Tiemoue Bakayoko, Davide Zappacosta and Danny Drinkwater to his squad over...
Daily Star - Thu Oct 5 9:26 AM
CHELSEA fans shouldn’t worry about Antonio Conte leaving - because the club will always find another brilliant manager to replace him.
London Evening Standard - Thu Oct 5 9:18 AM
Former Arsenal defender Martin Keown says he wishes he was at Old Trafford when Cesc Fabregas struck Sir Alex Ferguson on the face with a slice of pizza.
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 9:15 AM
Tony Gale has hailed Manchester United signing Nemanja Matic as the Premier League’s best summer signing. The Red Devils signed the Serbia international in a £40m deal from defending Premier League champions in the summer transfer window despite his influential role in Chelsea’s title success las...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 8:45 AM
Shaun Wright-Phillips believes Chelsea’s squad has sufficient depth to allow Antonio Conte’s men challenge for the title this season. The Blues have made a disappointing start to the defence of their top-flight crown following two defeats and one stalemate in their opening seven Premier League ga...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 8:30 AM
Chelsea and Manchester United are ready to battle it out for the signing of Middlesbrough’s promising Dael Fry, according to reports in England. TeamTalk is reporting that the Premier League champions are interested in signing the 20-year-old defender since Fry established himself as a promising...
Soccernet - Thu Oct 5 8:21 AM
The FC panel debate if Arsenal will make a legitimate push for the Premier League's top four this season. The FC crew assess whether Manchester United have actually improved or are benefiting from a favourable run of fixtures. Manchester United have enjoyed a superb start to the season, but Jose...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 8:00 AM
Shaun Wright-Phillips has warned Chelsea’s title rivals that Eden Hazard will get back to his best form for the defending champions in the coming months. The Belgium international made his first start of the 2017-18 season since returning from a broken ankle last week in Chelsea’s 2-1 win at Atle...
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 7:17 AM
TOTTENHAM reportedly want to use Ross Barkey as a central midfielder if they can beat Chelsea to his signature in January. Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino failed with a £35million bid over the summer, with the Blues also not getting a deal done. The England midfielder, 23, could be available for a...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 7:15 AM
Chelsea are looking to make moves to sign Alex Sandro and Alexis Sanchez in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is claiming that Chelsea are ready to make a new £60m bid to sign Sandro from Juventus after the west London club were heavily linke...
Goal.com - Thu Oct 5 6:52 AM
A new TV deal would see a percentage of the global revenue divided based on league position but no vote was taken due to a lack of support
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 6:45 AM
Alvaro Morata has taken to social media to dedicate a heartfelt message to his wife after the Chelsea striker’s injury setback. The 24-year-old has been ruled out of action for a number of weeks with a hamstring injury after he limped off in the first half of Chelsea’s 1-0 loss to Manchester City...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 6:25 AM
Michy Batshuayi says he is determined to prove himself to Antonio Conte as capable of leading the line for Chelsea. The Belgian striker has found his first team opportunities at Chelsea to be few and far between since he signed for the Blues from French side Marseille in the summer of 2016. Batsh...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 6:15 AM
Shaun Wright-Phillips has ruled out Antonio Conte leaving Chelsea at the end of the Premier League season. The Italian coach led the Blues to the Premier League title in his first season in charge at Stamford Bridge after the west London side finished seven points clear of their closest challenge...
Sky Sports - Thu Oct 5 6:04 AM
As England head to India for the 2017 FIFA U17 World Cup, we highlight five stars of the future worth keeping an eye on.
Daily Express - Thu Oct 5 6:00 AM
CRISTIANO RONALDO is reportedly open to a return to Manchester United with Real Madrid already targeting who they would replace him with.
Daily Star - Thu Oct 5 5:50 AM
ROSS BARKLEY will be the subject of another bidding war when the transfer window re-opens.
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 5:50 AM
Tony Gale has admitted that he has no idea why Chelsea made the decision to sell Nemanja Matic to Manchester United in the summer transfer window. The defending Premier League champions made the bizarre decision to allow Matic to move to their title rivals in a £40m deal in the summer transfer wi...
Daily Star - Thu Oct 5 5:45 AM
MICHY BATSHUAYI insists he is continuing to put Chelsea’s best interests ahead of his own.
Daily Express - Thu Oct 5 5:42 AM
THE international break is in full swing but the Chelsea news keeps coming, and Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest gossip coming out of Stamford Bridge.
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 5:30 AM
Ray Wilkins has warned Chelsea that Tiemoue Bakayoko is not an adequate replacement for Nemanja Matic. The Premier League champions signed the France international in a £40m deal from AS Monaco in the summer transfer window to improve their defensive midfield options. However, Chelsea made the su...
Soccernet - Thu Oct 5 2:54 AM
Everton manager Ronald Koeman admits there was an agreement on deadline day with Chelsea to sell Ross Barkley. 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. Spurs set...
Irish Independent - Thu Oct 5 2:30 AM
Declan Rice counts John Terry and Roy Keane amongst his heroes but the influence of another less conspicuous man bodes well for Irish football.
Soccernet - Thu Oct 5 2:23 AM
Ross Barkley, 23, can leave Everton for free in three months. Chelsea and Tottenham will battle for Ross Barkley in January, the Mirror reports. For more on Barkley, as well as other rumours, check out Transfer Talk by clicking here.
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 5 1:17 AM
Ross Barkley was reportedly a wanted man this past summer, now it’s claimed Tottenham and Chelsea will go back in for him in January. The 23-year-old is yet to make an appearance this season after suffering a hamstring injury in pre-season, and yet it doesn’t seem to have put off interested parti...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 12:30 AM
Michy Batshuayi has vowed that he is ready to step up and fill in for Alvaro Morata following the striker’s hamstring injury. Morata is expected to be sidelined for a number of weeks after suffering the muscular injury during the first half of Chelsea’s 1-0 loss to Manchester City in the Premier...
Daily Star - Thu Oct 5 12:19 AM
ARSENAL and Manchester United’s rivalry is one of the most intense in the Premier League.
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 12:00 AM
Pat Nevin has lavished praise on Alvaro Morata by describing the Chelsea striker as “bordering on perfection”. The 24-year-old has made a strong start to life in a Chelsea shirt after signing for the west London club from Real Madrid back in July. Morata seems to have had no problems in adapting...
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 11:48 PM
CHELSEA face a fight on their hands from Tottenham to sign Everton midfielder Ross Barkley in January, according to reports.
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 11:30 PM
Pat Nevin has warned Antonio Conte that Chelsea must do all they can to keep Eden Hazard at Chelsea in future transfer windows. The Belgian playmaker has established himself as one of the Premier League’s top attacking talents since his arrival at Chelsea from Lille back in 2012. Hazard has playe...
Goal.com - Wed Oct 4 10:38 PM
The Blues striker is set to be handed more minutes by Antonio Conte to stand in for injured Spaniard Alvaro Morata and he's keen to impress
Daily Mail - Wed Oct 4 10:31 PM
MARTIN KEOWN: I wasn’t actually at Old Trafford when Cesc Fabregas flung the pizza at Sir Alex Ferguson but I wish I had been! Often memories of these clashes merge into one.
Mirror - Wed Oct 4 10:30 PM
Midfielder's price seems sure to drop as he is out of contract next summer — and Spurs switch could be big help for England
Guardian - Wed Oct 4 10:25 PM
• Early goal just enough for triumph at Kingsmeadow • Manchester City win 3-0 at SKN St Polten in Austria Drew Spence’s early goal helped Chelsea beat Bayern Munich 1-0 in the first leg of their Women’s Champions League last-32 tie at Kingsmeadow. Spence tapped home a low cross from Ramona Bachma...
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 10:10 PM
LA LIGA trio Barcelona, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid are hoping none of their best players pick up injuries during the international break. Express Sport brings you the latest news.
Metro - Wed Oct 4 9:41 PM
Would Blues fans welcome him back?
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 9:10 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho claims he is a better manager now than in previous spells at Chelsea and Real Madrid.
BBC - Wed Oct 4 9:08 PM
Drew Spence gets the only goal as Chelsea beat Bayern Munich in their Women's Champions League last 32 tie in Kingston.
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 4 8:36 PM
According to a football study, the value of the Chelsea squad has increased by €147.3m in the last three months, largely down to their new signings. CIES Football Observatory have conducted what they describe as a scientific estimation of players’ transfer values, based on form, inflation, transf...
London Evening Standard - Wed Oct 4 8:18 PM
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has admitted Diego Costa is the player who has surprised him the most during his career as a football manager.
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 7:39 PM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest news and gossip coming out of Old Trafford.
Goal.com - Wed Oct 4 7:20 PM
The Eagles have yet to find the net and still have zero points, but hard work could see them end their current slump, according to their new boss
Soccernet - Wed Oct 4 7:08 PM
Didier Deschamps believes Tiemoue Bakayoko is getting back to his best after an injury-disrupted start to his Chelsea career. PARIS -- Paris Saint-Germain defender Layvin Kurzawa has pulled out of France's squad for their upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Bulgaria and Belarus. He was replaced...
Goal.com - Wed Oct 4 7:05 PM
The Spanish midfielder has finally admitted his guilt, after a slice hit the legendary former Manchester United manager!
Daily Mail - Wed Oct 4 7:04 PM
Chelsea and Belgium star Eden Hazard showed off some questionable technique on the pads as he tried to mimic UFC champion Conor McGregor.
Irish Independent - Wed Oct 4 7:03 PM
As an examination of Manchester City’s credentials as the most likely team to relieve Chelsea of their Premier League crown, their big win at Stamford Bridge deserves top marks.
The Sun - Wed Oct 4 6:56 PM
EDEN HAZARD has been showing off his fancy footwork of another sort – this time ducking punches. The Chelsea playmaker has been in training with his Belgium pals and has been showing his skills with the gloves. Hazard, 26, was filmed by Michy Batshuayi during a training session with his national...
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 6:01 PM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest news and gossip coming out of Stamford Bridge.
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 5:36 PM
REAL MADRID are reportedly keen to sign Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and could flog Keylor Navas to Paris Saint-Germain.
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 4 5:22 PM
After years of speculation and names being put forward as a guilty party, former Arsenal midfielder Cesc Fabregas has finally admitted he threw the slice of pizza. Said slice of pizza was the one that hit former Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson, with BBC Sport revisiting the incident thre...
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 5:19 PM
STARSPORT brings you the latest transfer news and gossip from Real Madrid, Chelsea, Barcelona, Liverpool and Manchester United.
Sky Sports - Wed Oct 4 5:19 PM
Cesc Fabregas has finally confessed he threw pizza at Sir Alex Ferguson during the famous 'Battle of the Buffet' at Old Trafford.
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 5:17 PM
CHELSEA boss Antonio Conte MUST start Michy Batshuayi in the Blues’ upcoming matches.
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 5:16 PM
MICHY BATSHUYAI has no plans to leave Chelsea anytime soon.
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 5:13 PM
CHELSEA made a major mistake in selling Nemanja Matic to Manchester United this summer.
Metro - Wed Oct 4 5:03 PM
Would be an exciting addition to the Premier League.
Mirror - Wed Oct 4 4:55 PM
The former Blues caretaker and assistant manager has hit out at the Italian for his summer business, with the Blues six points off the top of the table
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 4:33 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED star Nemanja Matic is Michael Carrick with legs, says Ray Wilkins.
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 4:33 PM
MICHY BATSHUAYI believes Antonio Conte trusts him to lead the line for Chelsea.
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 4:14 PM
JOSE MOURINHO allowed Kevin De Bruyne to leave Chelsea for Wolfsburg in January 2014 because of doubts over his attitude, reports say.
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 4:10 PM
REAL MADRID president Florentino Perez is determined to sign Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois.
Soccernet - Wed Oct 4 4:03 PM
Shrouded in mystery for almost 13 years, the chief culprit at the centre of the infamous "Pizzagate" incident at Old Trafford in 2004 has finally been revealed. After a particularly fraught encounter between Manchester United and Arsenal, the friction spilled over into the tunnel and eventually e...
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 4:02 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED star Romelu Lukaku is at the right club after snubbing Chelsea.
The Sun - Wed Oct 4 3:52 PM
RYAN MASON reveals he had an ‘out-of-body experience’ in an ambulance after fracturing his skull. The footballing world was stunned and horrified by the sickening accidental clash of heads with Chelsea’s Gary Cahill at Stamford Bridge last January. For Mason, the turning point in his recovery fro...
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 3:49 PM
TRANSFER NEWS never goes away - and Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest gossip from around Europe.
Mirror - Wed Oct 4 3:34 PM
Goals from Wayne Rooney and Ruud van Nistelrooy saw Alex Ferguson's side run out 2-0 winners - but there was so much more to this seismic clash than that
Irish Independent - Wed Oct 4 3:31 PM
Cesc Fabregas has admitted he threw the pizza which struck then Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson in the 'Battle of the Buffet' 13 years ago.
Metro - Wed Oct 4 3:07 PM
'I don’t think we are anywhere near what we were last year'
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 3:06 PM
CESC FABREGAS has admitted to having a heated exchange with Harry Redknapp in which he told the former Portsmouth boss his team was s .
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 2:44 PM
MICHY BATSHUAYI is not good enough to be a striker for Chelsea, according to former Blues player and coach Ray Wilkins.
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 2:37 PM
FORMER Arsenal midfielder Cesc Fabregas had long been suspected of launching a pizza at ex-Man Utd boss Sir Alex Ferguson – and now he had finally admitted his role.
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 4 2:19 PM
Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi is adamant that Antonio Conte has faith in him to deliver as he tried to explain why he hasn’t played much since arriving at the club. The 24-year-old joined Chelsea for £33m from Marseille in 2016, as reported by The Sun, but he’s made just two Premier League star...
London Evening Standard - Wed Oct 4 2:12 PM
Cesc Fabregas has finally revealed it was him who infamously hit Sir Alex Ferguson with a slice of pizza at Old Trafford more than 10 years ago.
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 2:00 PM
CESC FABREGAS has admitted he was the player who threw pizza at Sir Alex Ferguson during the heated clash between Arsenal and Manchester United in 2004.
Goal.com - Wed Oct 4 2:00 PM
The Red Devils are having to contend with a "long-term" injury for their £89 million star, but Marouane Fellaini has helped to fill the void so far
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 1:55 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED star Romelu Lukaku chose to join the right club this summer, according to pundit Ray Wilkins.
Irish Independent - Wed Oct 4 1:54 PM
Cesc Fabregas has pleaded guilty to one of the more infamous and amusing crimes in Premier League history, after he confirmed that he was the man who threw pizza that landed on Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson in the infamous ‘Battle of the Buffet’ in 2004.
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 1:49 PM
SKY SPORTS pundit Ray Wilkins says Chelsea’s current squad isn’t a patch on the team that won the Premier League title in May.
Mirror - Wed Oct 4 1:35 PM
Manchester United had just ended the Gunners' 49-game unbeaten run and both sides clashed in Old Trafford's players' tunnel
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 1:19 PM
MANCHESTER CITY midfielder Kevin De Bruyne would not be world class if he hadn’t left Chelsea.
Independent - Wed Oct 4 12:58 PM
The true culprit of the 'Battle of the Buffet' has remained a mystery since October 2004, but the former Arsenal midfielder has finally revealed all
Daily Mail - Wed Oct 4 12:52 PM
Premier League club executives have arrived in London for the meeting that is set to shape the future of football in England, as the 'Big Six' look to increase their share of revenue
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 12:45 PM
SKY SPORTS pundit Tony Gale says Manchester United star Nemanja Matic has been the best midfielder in the Premier League this season.
The Sun - Wed Oct 4 12:37 PM
CESC FABREGAS has finally admitted he was the player who hit Sir Alex Ferguson in the face with a pizza in the Battle of the Buffet. Manchester United boss Ferguson was left fuming after the incident which occurred when his team and Arsenal players were involved in a bust-up in the tunnel at Old...
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 12:30 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has been linked with a move to AC Milan, but who could take over as the next Chelsea manager at Stamford Bridge?
Soccernet - Wed Oct 4 12:20 PM
Australia's Mitchell Langerak reveals that the side has analyzed the best strategy to win against Syria in their 2018 World Cup play-off decider. Australia's Aziz Behich believes the side will thrive under the pressure of the country's World Cup hopes being on the line against Syria. Australia's...
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 12:12 PM
HULL CITY midfielder Ryan Mason was left fighting for his life after a freak clash of heads with Chelsea’s Gary Cahill last season – but the 26-year-old now looks set for a comeback.
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 12:12 PM
PAT NEVIN has defended Antonio Conte’s tactics in Chelsea defeat to Manchester City last weekend.
Metro - Wed Oct 4 12:04 PM
Hazard advised him to leave this summer.
Mirror - Wed Oct 4 12:03 PM
The Spaniard was frustrated after the Gunners drew 0-0 with Portsmouth at Fratton Park
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 12:00 PM
CHELSEA are nowhere near as good as they were in Antonio Conte’s first season in charge.
Sky Sports - Wed Oct 4 11:57 AM
The European transfer window may only have been closed for a month, but clubs will already have an idea where they still need to strengthen. Our friends at Football Whispers have scoured the media across Europe for the latest news and transfer rumours.
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 11:36 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED star Nemanja Matic has been the best midfielder in the Premier League so far this season, according to pundit Tony Gale.
Daily Mail - Wed Oct 4 11:34 AM
It is a tale that has entered footballing folklore. Arsenal travelled to Old Trafford on October 24, 2004 with a 49-match unbeaten run on their side. They went on to lose a tempestuous game 2-0.
Soccernet - Wed Oct 4 11:24 AM
Michy Batshuayi is determined to succeed at Chelsea after Eden Hazard advised him to stay at the Premier League champions in the
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 11:10 AM
CHELSEA star Michy Batshuayi says Antonio Conte believes in him.
Soccernet - Wed Oct 4 11:06 AM
The FC panel look ahead at Chelsea's fixture list and examine the impact Alvaro Morata's hamstring injury may have on the team. Mark Ogden chats with Alison Bender outside Stamford Bridge after Manchester City's convincing 1-0 victory over Chelsea. So much for the suggestion that all was now well...
Daily Mail - Wed Oct 4 10:54 AM
Board members at all 20 Premier League clubs are meeting in London today to discuss the distribution of TV money, a summit described as the most significant since the competition was created.
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 10:39 AM
MANCHESTER CITY "battered" Chelsea in their 1-0 victory at Stamford Bridge on Saturday, according to former Blue Ray Wilkins.
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 10:20 AM
ANDREAS CHRISTENSEN had a ‘breakthrough’ display against Manchester City last weekend, says Pat Nevin.
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 10:19 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-...
Metro - Wed Oct 4 10:17 AM
He believes his team-mate is underrated.
The Sun - Wed Oct 4 10:00 AM
CHELSEA have reportedly entered the race to sign Alexis Sanchez in January. The Mirror claims Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain are already lining up moves for the Arsenal star. But it’s now said that Chelsea are in the running too as they look to keep apparent AC Milan target Antonio Conte...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 10:00 AM
Antonio Conte insists he is proud of his players despite Chelsea’s 1-0 loss to Manchester City at Stamford Bridge last weekend. The defending Premier League champions succumbed to the superior attacking prowess of Manchester City as former Blues midfielder Kevin De Bruyne scored a second-half win...
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 9:55 AM
ARSENAL midfielder Jack Wilshere has revealed Kolo Toure, Cesc Fabregas and Alex Song were his mentors as he came through the youth ranks with the Gunners.
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 4 9:53 AM
Further reports continue to surface over Chelsea boss Antonio Conte being unhappy, and this will only add to the speculation that all is not well at Stamford Bridge. The Guardian recently reported on how he admitted he missed Italy, and that a return was in his future plans further down the line....
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 9:40 AM
ALVARO MORATA is OUT of Spain's World Cup qualifying double-header - but what injury does the Chelsea striker have and when is he expected back?
The Sun - Wed Oct 4 9:36 AM
MICHY BATSHUAYI is confident Antonio Conte DOES have faith in him – despite starting just two Premier League games in his Chelsea career. The Belgian, who moved from Marseille for £33million in July 2016, hopes to lead the Blues line now No1 striker Alvaro Morata is out for up to six weeks with a...
London Evening Standard - Wed Oct 4 9:26 AM
Diego Simeone has admitted Atletico Madrid had never before played a team that showed the intensity demonstrated by Chelsea in the Champions League last week.
Goal.com - Wed Oct 4 9:21 AM
The Selecao go into October's qualifiers with just two more squads to be selected - and with plenty of fine-tuning to be done ahead of Russia 2018
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 4 9:18 AM
Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini is set to sign an extension with his current club, thus snubbing interest from Chelsea. Antonio Conte tried to convince the centre-back to move to Stamford Bridge during the summer but the player since admitted he wants to end his career at the Old Lady. Calcio...
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 9:09 AM
ALVARO MORATA has revealed on Twitter how he hopes to be back playing for Chelsea when they take on Crystal Palace later this month, before quickly deleting the message.
London Evening Standard - Wed Oct 4 9:03 AM
Pat Nevin believes Crystal Palace will be worried ahead of the visit of champions Chelsea to Selhurst Park after the international break despite the Blues coming into that game having lost to Manchester City.
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 9:00 AM
Pat Nevin believes Chelsea didn’t miss David Luiz during their 1-0 loss to Manchester City on Saturday thanks Andreas Christensen’s composed performance at Stamford Bridge. The 21-year-old filled Luiz’s void in Antonio Conte’s team as the Brazil international served his three-match suspension fol...
London Evening Standard - Wed Oct 4 9:00 AM
Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi insists he is ready to fill the void left by Alvaro Morata while the forward recovers from a hamstring problem.
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 4 8:50 AM
Alvaro Morata is facing up to six weeks on the sidelines after suffering a grade two tear in his hamstring but confusion now surrounds the Spaniard’s return date after posting a picture online with a caption that inferred he was targeting Crystal Palace – Chelsea’s next game – as his recovery tar...
Guardian - Wed Oct 4 8:39 AM
Today’s tittle-tattle is all set for winter Ask any West Bromwich Albion fan old enough to remember Laurie Cunningham, or a Liverpool supporter able to rationally discuss the career of Michael Owen without flying spectacularly off the handle: the problem with having a world-class talent in your r...
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 8:28 AM
MICHY BATSHUAYI is confident he can step up and lead the line for Chelsea in light of Alvaro Morata’s injury woe.
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 8:22 AM
CHELSEA spent big in the summer transfer window – and their players grew in value.
Goal.com - Wed Oct 4 8:07 AM
The Spain international is set for at least four weeks on the sideline following a hamstring strain during the Blues' meeting with Man City
Metro - Wed Oct 4 8:04 AM
He surely won't be at Chelsea much longer
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 8:00 AM
STARSPORT bring you the latest transfer gossip, news and rumours from Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool and Arsenal.
Goal.com - Wed Oct 4 7:52 AM
The ex-Chelsea boss has been linked with a return to Stamford Bridge, along with possible jobs at Arsenal, Everton and West Ham following Bayern exit
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 7:40 AM
DIEGO SIMEONE thinks Chelsea are unique and admits Atletico Madrid weren’t used to facing a side with that much intensity to their game.
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 7:10 AM
MICHY BATSHUAYI has joked he needs to grumble more to break his way into Chelsea’s starting line-up.
London Evening Standard - Wed Oct 4 7:03 AM
Chelsea defender Davide Zappacosta says he wants to repay the faith shown in him by Antoino Conte.
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 7:00 AM
Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata will be out of action for four to eight weeks with a hamstring injury, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Express is claiming that the Spanish striker is set for a significant spell on the sidelines after suffering the problem in the first half of C...
The Sun - Wed Oct 4 6:46 AM
CHELSEA will try to sweeten up unsettled manager Antonio Conte with a £60million move swoop for his former Juventus star Alex Sandro, according to reports. The Italian left the defender in Turin when he moved to Stamford Bridge but he has targeted a reunion since day one. Chelsea have so far fail...
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 6:38 AM
ANTONIO CONTE has been left aggrieved after Alvaro Morata’s injury exposed Chelsea’s summer failings.
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 6:30 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED will find it tough in their upcoming Premier League matches against their title rivals, according to Stewart Robson.
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 6:30 AM
CHELSEA manager Antonio Conte is the man AC Milan want to replace under-fire Vincenzo Montella.
Sky Sports - Wed Oct 4 6:19 AM
Michy Batshuayi says Alvaro Morata's hamstring injury could be the perfect chance for him to prove his worth to Chelsea.
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 6:16 AM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ could be targeted by Chelsea in January.
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 6:05 AM
Pat Nevin is confident Chelsea can still overhaul Manchester City and Manchester United in the Premier League title race despite losing 1-0 to the leaders at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. The defending champions hosted Manchester City in west London as Antonio Conte’s men looked to hoist t...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 6:00 AM
Chelsea will need Alvaro Morata to be fully fit if the defending champions hope to do something special in the Premier League title race, according to Pat Nevin. The Spain international was signed in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window to improve Antonio Cont...
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 5:50 AM
CHELSEA are ready to go back in for Alex Sandro in order to show Antonio Conte they mean business.
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 5:50 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea are both said to be monitoring the progress of Middlesbrough defender Dael Fry.
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 5:40 AM
CHELSEA are hopeful that Alvaro Morata's hamstring injury is not as bad as was first feared.
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 5:30 AM
CHELSEA are reportedly lining up a double swoop for Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez and Juventus star Alex Sandro in a bid to keep hold of Antonio Conte.
Daily Express - Wed Oct 4 5:00 AM
ARSENAL news is coming thick and fast and Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest gossip from the Emirates.
Daily Star - Wed Oct 4 5:00 AM
CHELSEA may not have to worry about rushing Alvaro Morata back for the visit of Crystal Palace.
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 4:50 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted that Chelsea were always going to find it difficult to defend their Premier League title this season. The defending champions lost 3-2 to Burnley in their opening Premier League fixture of the 2017-18 season at Stamford Bridge to cast doubt on their title challenge this...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 4:15 AM
Alvaro Morata has taken to Instagram to stress his desire to return to Chelsea action. 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 six goals in seven games in the Premier League so far th...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 4:00 AM
Ryan Giggs has warned Chelsea that Manchester City and Manchester United are the teams to catch in the Premier League title race this season. The Blues won the top-flight crown with two games to spare last season after finishing seven points clear of runners-up Tottenham Hotspur. The defending ch...
Soccernet - Wed Oct 4 2:12 AM
Arsenal's Arsene Wenger insists leaving Alexis Sanchez on the bench is based on the players fitness rather than transfers speculation. 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 to...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 12:30 AM
Cesc Fabregas has insisted that Chelsea’s loss to Manchester City last weekend will soon be put behind them as they look to get their Premier League title bid back on track. Manchester City were broadly applauded for their impressive performance at Stamford Bridge as Pep Guardiola’s men claimed a...
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 4 12:22 AM
Chelsea are reportedly setting their sights on two major January signings as they look to prove they remain committed to Antonio Conte. The Italian tactician delivered the Premier League title in his first season at Stamford Bridge, but he has been dogged by on-going speculation of issues between...
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