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Soccernet - Sat Sep 9 4:19 PM
English Premier League: Jamie Vardy (62') Leicester 1-2 Chelsea
Soccernet - Sat Sep 9 4:08 PM
English Premier League: N'Golo Kante (50') Leicester 0-2 Chelsea
Soccernet - Sat Sep 9 4:06 PM
English Premier League: Islam Slimani (40') Leicester 0-0 Chelsea
Soccernet - Sat Sep 9 3:45 PM
English Premier League: Alvaro Morata (41') Leicester 0-1 Chelsea
Daily Express - Sat Sep 9 3:33 PM
ANTONIO CONTE says he left a number of star players on Chelsea’s bench today because they were not fully fit.
BBC - Sat Sep 9 2:55 PM
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Leicester City and Chelsea.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 9 2:10 PM
CHELSEA new boy Danny Drinkwater has been named on the bench on his return to Leicester.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 9 2:05 PM
CHELSEA star David Luiz showed off another side of his game in training.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 9 1:54 PM
LEICESTER face Chelsea in the Premier League today with Danny Drinkwater retiring to the club he left just last week.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 9 1:50 PM
LEICESTER welcome Premier League champions Chelsea to the King Power and Starsport brings you all the action as it unfolds.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 9 1:30 PM
CHELSEA, Arsenal and Tottenham are in action as Express Sport brings you LIVE coverage from around the Premier League grounds.
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 9 1:22 PM
Jose Mourinho has made a thinly-veiled dig at Antonio Conte's Chelsea side, saying the champions won the title last season playing defensive football.
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 9 1:13 PM
There are five Premier League matches kicking off at 3pm and it's an instant return to the King Power Stadium for Danny Drinkwater as Chelsea visit Leicester City. Follow all the action here.
Mirror - Sat Sep 9 1:03 PM
Chelsea could hand debuts to Danny Drinkwater and Davide Zappacosta
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 12:02 PM
ENGLAND women’s boss Mark Sampson is embroiled in another potential storm after Katie Chapman claimed her divorce led to her not being picked ever again. The Chelsea midfielder, 35, had earned 94 caps for her country dating back to 2000. However, she has now come forward to suggest that her openi...
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 9 12:01 PM
Cesar Azpilicueta was always confident the switch to a 3-4-3 formation would pay off for Chelsea.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 9 11:39 AM
DIEGO COSTA is running out of options if he is to secure a short-term move away from Chelsea before the New Year.
Mirror - Sat Sep 9 11:14 AM
The 24-year-old turned down a chance to sign for Chelsea before agreeing terms with the Reds
Daily Star - Sat Sep 9 11:00 AM
ANTONIO CONTE believes Davide Zappacosta is ready to show his worth in a Chelsea shirt.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 9 10:49 AM
CHELSEA news is flying in thick and fast as Antonio Conte gets ready for a pack September of action in the Premier League and Europe - follow all the updates live right here.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 9 10:40 AM
BABA RAHMAN is reportedly pushing for a shock return to the Chelsea first-team.
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 10:30 AM
CHELSEA, Barcelona and Iceland legend Eidur Gudjohnsen has retired from football after a glittering 23-year career. The forward, 38, has reveals he is hanging up his boots from all football, following his international retirement after his nation’s Euro 2016 heroics last summer. Gudjohnsen won a...
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 9 10:28 AM
Antonio Conte has insisted a club's appeal is more important in transfer negotiations than a manager speaking to a player personally.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 9 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 - Sat Sep 9 10:12 AM
'They did not play attacking football.'
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 10:04 AM
DIEGO Costa’s dream move back to Atletico Madrid could be getting closer with reports the Spanish side has sent a delegation to London to thrash out the deal with Chelsea. The Spaniard has been AWOL since the end of last season and has been left in limbo while the rest of his Blues team-mates get...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 9 10:00 AM
Eden Hazard was all smiles as he posed for a picture with Didier Drogba in the build-up to Chelsea’s Premier League clash with Leicester on Saturday. The Belgian playmaker could be in line to make his return to the first team for the Blues after having missed all three of Chelsea’s opening Premie...
Guardian - Sat Sep 9 9:59 AM
The former Chelsea striker and manager has cofounded a company that is looking to strengthen the ties between fans and clubs through crowdfunding “We Italians need to feel like we’re under pressure, we need to see an enemy, ” says Gianluca Vialli. “The pressure is a combination of expectation, sc...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 9 9:45 AM
Kylian Mbappe has described Chelsea as a “great club” and admits that he has fond memories of his brief trial with the Blues when he was just 11 years old. The 18-year-old has earned a reputation as one of the Premier League’s top attacking talents in recent years and he was linked with a host …...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 9 9:15 AM
Antonio Conte has revealed that Chelsea have no fresh injury concerns ahead of their trip to Leicester City on Saturday. The Blues head into the game looking to continue their winning streak after victories over both Tottenham and Everton in recent weeks. Chelsea kicked off the campaign with a di...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 9 9:07 AM
Antonio Conte has warned his Chelsea players not to underestimate the threat posed by Leicester City when the Blues travel to the King Power Stadium on Saturday. The west London side head into the game looking to continue their recent good form after their victories against Tottenham and Everton....
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 9:01 AM
DIEGO COSTA could return to Chelsea as early as Monday, according to reports. The Blues striker has been AWOL in Brazil for four months as he tries to push through a move to Atletico Madrid. The Spain frontman had recently not been seen in two weeks. But recent images showed him driving his car i...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 9 8:27 AM
TRANSFER NEWS and gossip continues to stream in despite the window closing and Express Sport brings you the latest.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 9 8:15 AM
Antonio Conte refused to be drawn into discussing Ross Barkley and the speculation linking the midfielder with Chelsea after the transfer window closed last week. The England midfielder was reported to be one of Chelsea’s prime targets during the final few days of the summer transfer window. Ther...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 9 7:45 AM
CHELSEA’s new signing Davide Zappacosta can improve, says Antonio Cotne.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 9 7:45 AM
Thibaut Courtois has warned Chelsea fans that it will take Eden Hazard some time to get back to form after his lengthy lay-off with an injury. The Belgian playmaker has not featured for the west London side so far this season after having undergone ankle surgery at the start of the summer. Howeve...
Daily Express - Sat Sep 9 7:00 AM
ANTONIO CONTE has his doubts over Danny Drinkwater’s fitness ahead of Chelsea’s clash with Leicester today .
Sport Review - Sat Sep 9 7:00 AM
Romelu Lukaku has revealed that one of the major reasons behind his transfer to Manchester United this summer was the chance to play under Jose Mourinho. The Belgian striker completed a transfer to the Red Devils from Everton back in July despite having been heavily linked with a move to Chelsea...
Goal.com - Sat Sep 9 6:38 AM
The midfielder's move to Leicester City has been held up by a technicality with the paperwork as the Foxes prepare to take on Chelsea
Goal.com - Sat Sep 9 6:38 AM
The Blues boss insists that his AWOL striker is no nearer to leaving the club, while he has also addressed a transfer saga involved Everton's forward
Goal.com - Sat Sep 9 6:38 AM
The Blues boss says he will judge how many minutes to give the Belgium international forward when his side visit Leicester on Saturday
Goal.com - Sat Sep 9 6:38 AM
The La Liga side were unable to put a transfer in place over the summer, as they worked under an embargo, but are still hoping to re-sign the striker
Daily Express - Sat Sep 9 6:30 AM
ANTONIO CONTE agreed with Belgium manager Roberto Martinez that Eden Hazard should play for his country during the international break, despite the player’s recent injury.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 9 6:25 AM
Mark Lawrenson is backing Antonio Conte to make sure that Chelsea are completely ready for battle in the Champions League this season. The Blues are preparing to make a return to Europe’s elite club competition next week when they host Qarabag at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday night. The west London...
Daily Star - Sat Sep 9 6:20 AM
ATLETICO MADRID have sent a delegation to talk with Chelsea over Diego Costa.
Goal.com - Sat Sep 9 5:52 AM
The Blues boss has given his opinion on this summer’s business after his side were outspent by several Champions League rivals
Sport Review - Sat Sep 9 5:45 AM
Antonio Conte has confirmed that Eden Hazard will be in the Chelsea squad for Saturday’s crunch Premier League clash against Leicester City. The Belgian playmaker has been out of action so far this season due to an ankle injury but he is now working his way back to full fitness. Hazard played 93...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 9 5:20 AM
Graeme Le Saux has warned Danny Drinkwater that there will be a number of “obstacles” for him to overcome if he travels to Leicester with Chelsea on Saturday. The England midfielder became the west London side’s sixth signing of the summer transfer window last week when he penned a long-term deal...
Daily Telegraph - Sat Sep 9 4:44 AM
Telegraph.co.uk It was all a piece of cake for Antonio Conte when Chelsea visited Leicester City last season and he was without striker Diego Costa. Chelsea will once again be missing Costa on Saturday, but Conte is no longer finding the issue quite so easy to brush and more »
Sport Review - Sat Sep 9 4:30 AM
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has claimed that he never even considered a transfer to Chelsea before signing for Liverpool this summer. The 24-year-old opted to leave Arsenal and sign for their Premier League rivals on transfer deadline day after he opted against renewing his contract at The Emirates....
Irish Independent - Sat Sep 9 2:46 AM
One positive from the end of the transfer window for Antonio Conte is that he now gets to focus on what he most likes most about the job, where he most likes to do the talking: the training ground.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 9 2:03 AM
DANNY DRINKWATER is set for a stormy reception when he returns to Leicester with Chelsea today.
Daily Telegraph - Sat Sep 9 1:29 AM
Telegraph.co.uk One of England's longest-serving players claims Mark Sampson stopped picking her after she told him she was getting a divorce. Chelsea Ladies captain Katie Chapman said she suspected it was “part” of the reason Sampson, who has found himself at the and more »
Daily Express - Sat Sep 9 12:49 AM
MAURICIO POCHETTINO knew his decision to snatch Fernando Llorente from under the noses of Chelsea was a good one when negotiations were interrupted by a text from his captain.
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 12:17 AM
JOSE MOURINHO claims Antonio Conte won the title playing “defensive football”. And the Manchester United boss says he would not resort to Chelsea’s ways just to be crowned champions. The table-topping Red Devils boss said: “We know that if you look in a pragmatic way, you see the last winners of...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 12:15 AM
ANTONIO CONTE wants players who want to play for Chelsea… not for him. Chelsea’s boss was accused of wrecking a £25million deadline-day deal for Ross Barkley by not speaking to the Everton midfielder. Stay up to date with Chelsea’s trip to Leicester in our live blog And the Italian faced more fla...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 9 12:15 AM
Mark Lawrenson is backing Leicester to hold Chelsea to a 1-1 draw in the Premier League at the King Power Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The Blues head into the game fresh from having beaten Everton 2-0 at Stamford Bridge after following up their win over Tottenham at Wembley. Chelsea made a poor...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 12:14 AM
EDEN HAZARD will be included in the Chelsea squad to face Leicester tomorrow. The midfielder has missed the first three games of the season as he recovered after undergoing surgery on a fractured ankle. But the Belgium star, 26, played in the World Cup qualifying wins over Gibraltar and Greece, s...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 12:13 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED, Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur fans are all furious with EA Sports. And it’s because of one man: Mesut Ozil. EA has been releasing player ratings for the biggest-selling sports game in the world, FIFA 18, this week. And the Arsenal flop – who has been slammed at the s...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 12:13 AM
BABA RAHMAN is pressing for a surprise Chelsea return. The Ghana left-back is back in training and impressing boss Antonio Conte following a long lay-off with a knee injury. The former Augsburg star, 23, fell off the radar under previous boss Jose Mourinho and played just 13 times on loan for Bun...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 12:11 AM
FRANK LAMPARD has returned to Chelsea as he takes the next steps on his coaching career by working with the club’s youth team. Lampard retired from playing earlier this year after two years in Major League Soccer starring for New York City. But the Blues legend now wants to move into coaching, an...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 11:36 PM
ANTONIO CONTE wants players who want to play for Chelsea… not for him. Chelsea’s boss was accused of wrecking a £25million deadline-day deal for Ross Barkley by not speaking to the Everton midfielder. Stay up to date with Chelsea’s trip to Leicester in our live blog And the Italian faced more fla...
Metro - Fri Sep 8 11:33 PM
He had his say on the deal falling through.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 8 11:23 PM
They're team-mates for France but the battle between N’Golo Kante and Paul Pogba for Premier League midfield supremacy grew last term.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 8 11:05 PM
Chelsea midfielder Katie Chapman claims she was dropped by England manager Mark Sampson after telling him she was going through a divorce.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 10:56 PM
ANTONIO CONTE admits he doesn’t know yet if his Chelsea squad is as strong as last season.
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 8 10:53 PM
Antonio Conte has hit out at "ridiculous" reports he turned off his phone when Ross Barkley wanted to speak to him over a possible transfer to Chelsea.
Mirror - Fri Sep 8 10:50 PM
PLUS: Jonny Evans set for bumper new deal at Manchester City as Craig Shakespeare discusses Danny Drinkwater exit
Mirror - Fri Sep 8 10:49 PM
The Everton star reportedly had a late change of heart due to the Italian's failure to be available to convince him to join
Soccernet - Fri Sep 8 10:40 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte insists Eden Hazard is ready make his first appearance for the Blues this season against Leicester City. Antonio Conte brushed off Chelsea's failure to sign Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Ross Barkley in the final days of the summer transfer window, and insisted that it...
Soccernet - Fri Sep 8 10:40 PM
Craig Burley addresses Jose Mourinho's comments about Man United's need for 2-3 additional signings. ESPN's Manchester United correspondent Rob Dawson brings you all of the latest news from Jose Mourinho's press conference. Former Manchester United assistant Mike Phelan believes current boss Jose...
Goal.com - Fri Sep 8 10:37 PM
The Arsenal goalkeeper says his former Chelsea boss, now at Manchester United, is more demanding of success than those at Emirates Stadium
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 10:33 PM
JOSE MOURINHO claims Antonio Conte won the title playing “defensive football”. And the Manchester United boss says he would not resort to Chelsea’s ways just to be crowned champions. The table-topping Red Devils boss said: “We know that if you look in a pragmatic way, you see the last winners of...
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 10:30 PM
Antonio Conte believes Davide Zappacosta will quickly show Chelsea fans his quality because he possesses the right mentality to adapt to life in England.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 10:30 PM
ATLETICO MADRID have despatched a delegation to London today in a bid to end the impasse over Diego Costa.
Guardian - Fri Sep 8 10:30 PM
• Chelsea coach believes clubs must have clear plans in 2018-19 window • Hazard returns to Conte’s squad for the trip to Leicester on Saturday Antonio Conte is unsure whether his Chelsea squad is stronger than the one that won the Premier League title last season but has suggested clubs will need...
Independent - Fri Sep 8 10:29 PM
The Chelsea boss also noted how valuable it could be to re-unite the England international with former Leicester teammate N'Golo Kante
Independent - Fri Sep 8 10:29 PM
Reports suggested Conte had turned his phone off when Barkley attempted to speak to him before deadline day but Chelsea completely reject the story
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 10:22 PM
ALEX LOZOWSKI could have been pulling the strings for Harry Kane or even £65million man Alvaro Morata. Instead the England rugby playmaker will be strutting his stuff in the No 10 shirt for European champions Saracens at Bath on Saturday. After coming through the Chelsea youth system – following...
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 10:03 PM
Danny Drinkwater, who left Leicester for Chelsea in the final minutes of the transfer window, is a very clever signing for the champions.
Goal.com - Fri Sep 8 9:26 PM
The England international attracted interest from the Blues as he prepared to leave Arsenal, but he insists Anfield was always his preferred choice
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 8:40 PM
CHELSEA defender Cesar Azpilicueta says the club's main challenge this year is retaining the Premier League.
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 8:19 PM
BABA RAHMAN is pressing for a surprise Chelsea return. The Ghana left-back is back in training and impressing boss Antonio Conte following a long lay-off with a knee injury. The former Augsburg star, 23, fell off the radar under previous boss Jose Mourinho and played just 13 times on loan for Bun...
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 8:09 PM
STARSPORT brings you the latest news and gossip from Chelsea.
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 8:08 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED, Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur fans are all furious with EA Sports. And it’s because of one man: Mesut Ozil. EA has been releasing player ratings for the biggest-selling sports game in the world, FIFA 18, this week. And the Arsenal flop – who has been slammed at the s...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 8:01 PM
BABA RAHMAN is pressing for a surprise Chelsea return. The Ghana left-back is back in training and impressing boss Antonio Conte following a long lay-off with a knee injury. The former Augsburg star, 23, fell off the radar under previous boss Jose Mourinho and played 13 times on loan for Bundesli...
Mirror - Fri Sep 8 7:53 PM
The Premier League's clubs voted to move deadline day to 5pm on the Thursday before the 2018/19 season starts rather than the end of August
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 7:13 PM
CHELSEA new-boy Kylian Hazard doesn’t just look like older brother Eden – he plays like him as well.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 7:00 PM
DIEGO COSTA looks set to stay at Chelsea despite claims of a move to Turkey - Express Sport brings you up to speed.
Sport Review - Fri Sep 8 7:00 PM
Michael Owen is tipping there to be plenty of goals when Leicester City host Chelsea in the Premier League at the King Power Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The Blues head into the game looking to build on their good recent form after victories over Tottenham and Everton. Antonio Conte is hoping t...
Daily Telegraph - Fri Sep 8 6:54 PM
Telegraph.co.uk Relentless efficiency. That was the phrase Sir Alex Ferguson coined to describe Jose Mourinho's first Chelsea team and, after two seasons in the Portuguese's rear view mirror, the former Manchester United manager realised he had to rethink how his own and more »
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 6:48 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED, Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur fans are all furious with EA Sports. And it’s because of one man: Mesut Ozil. EA has been releasing player ratings for the biggest-selling sports game in the world, FIFA 18, this week. And the Arsenal flop – who has been slammed at the s...
Mirror - Fri Sep 8 6:40 PM
The Manchester United duo feature in the latest release, alongside Chelsea's N'Golo Kante
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 8 6:39 PM
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s transfer from Arsenal to Liverpool reportedly put strain on his relationship with girlfriend Perrie Edwards. According to The Sun, Little Mix singer Edwards wanted Oxlade-Chamberlain to stay in London and join Chelsea instead so that they could spend more time together....
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 6:21 PM
EDEN HAZARD is closing in on a return from injury and Chelsea fans are struggling to contain their excitement.
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 6:15 PM
DANNY DRINKWATER could be set to face his former club in his first game for Chelsea. The England midfielder trained today with his new team-mates ahead of the Blues’ away trip to Leicester and could get the nod for a central midfield berth. He will once again link up with N’Golo Kante. The pair w...
Guardian - Fri Sep 8 6:15 PM
A potentially tricky assignment for Chelsea, who could give Danny Drinkwater his debut at the home of his former club. Antonio Conte must also decide what sort of role Eden Hazard plays now he is available after returning from ankle surgery. Leicester are unable to call on the services of Adrien...
Mirror - Fri Sep 8 5:56 PM
The two most recent Premier League champions face off at the King Power Stadium on Saturday
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 5:38 PM
Premier League football is back, and the top flight's elite are ready to pick up where they left off with some new faces.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 8 5:30 PM
Chelsea's players enjoyed a brief flight on Friday as the club took the unusual step of travelling to Leicester via airplane ahead of their Premier League clash at the King Power Stadium.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 5:25 PM
CHELSEA icon Frank Lampard showed he still has the skills after returning to the club.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 5:22 PM
EDEN HAZARD was looking fighting fit and ready to return to action as Chelsea trained ahead of their clash with Leicester tomorrow .
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 5:22 PM
Leicester take on Chelsea in a match full to the brim with subplots at the King Power Stadium. The two most recent Premier League champions are looking to make a statement of intent as they lock horns in the Midlands. Danny Drinkwater could be in for a mixed reception on his former turf after han...
Goal.com - Fri Sep 8 4:57 PM
The England Under-21s qualifies to play for the Super Eagles through his father and the national team are trying their utmost to play for them
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 4:50 PM
VINCENT JANSSEN has left Tottenham for Fenerbahce on loan.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 4:42 PM
ARSENAL and Tottenham will not finish in the top four and Manchester United and Chelsea will miss out on the Premier League title.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 8 4:17 PM
Newly-minted Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain explains what was behind his decision in choosing Liverpool over Arsenal and Chelsea. Arsenal's teenage prospect Reiss Nelson says he's ready to capitalise on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's exit by grabbing any first-team opportunities "with bo...
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 8 4:08 PM
Chelsea are set to call on Eden Hazard for the first time this season when they travel to Leicester, but Danny Drinkwater may have to settle for a watching brief against his former club.
Metro - Fri Sep 8 3:58 PM
Sadio Mane ended up winning it.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 3:57 PM
LEICESTER'S in-limbo £22m star Adrien Silva will be in the stands for tomorrow’s home game with Chelsea.
Metro - Fri Sep 8 3:54 PM
Foxes vs Blues - everything you need to know
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 8 3:53 PM
Antonio Conte warned Chelsea they must draw up a clear transfer plan for next summer with the deadline moved forward. Conte has made little secret of his frustration this summer
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 3:52 PM
CHELSEA boss Antonio Conte says the rumours surrounding why Everton midfielder Ross Barkley ended up snubbing a move to the Blues are ridiculous.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 3:52 PM
JOHN TERRY’S Aston Villa career has not started well but maybe he’s being played out of position.
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 8 3:49 PM
SkySports Danny Drinkwater can expect a hostile reception if he makes his Chelsea debut at Leicester on Saturday, says former team-mate Marc Albrighton. Chelsea completed a £35m Deadline Day deal to lure Drinkwater from the King Power Stadium, meaning the and more »
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 3:49 PM
THE Premier League is back – and that means another weekend of massive decisions for managers at both ends of the table. Much has happened during the international break, not least Wayne Rooney’s drink-drive arrest which will leave Everton boss Ronald Koeman with a headache bigger than one of Waz...
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 3:40 PM
LEICESTER will get a point against Chelsea in their Premier League match tomorrow, according to Danny Higginbotham.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 3:34 PM
Now the transfer window has closed, Antonio Conte would love nothing more than to concentrate on Chelsea's future - but Diego Costa continues to be a frustrating distraction.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 8 3:18 PM
Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois hit home this acrobatic effort and celebrated with a vintage Drogba celebration.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 8 3:18 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte insists Eden Hazard is ready make his first appearance for the Blues this season against Leicester City.
Metro - Fri Sep 8 3:15 PM
He's been training this week.
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 8 3:12 PM
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has rubbished reports that he failed to sign Ross Barkley from Everton, because he had his phone switched off.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 8 2:57 PM
Antonio Conte's concerns about adding a third striker for Chelsea may have been put to rest -- by none other than Thibaut Courtois. The goalkeeper pulled off an acrobatic overhead volley in Chelsea training upon returning from Belgium duty earlier this week and promptly shared the feat on his Twi...
Soccernet - Fri Sep 8 2:57 PM
LONDON -- Antonio Conte described the claim that Chelsea kept him from speaking to Ross Barkley on transfer deadline day as "ridiculous" and
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 8 2:51 PM
Antonio Conte has hit out at "ridiculous" reports he turned off his phone when Ross Barkley wanted to speak to him over a possible transfer to Chelsea.
Mirror - Fri Sep 8 2:44 PM
Conte admitted only time will tell if he has a squad strong enough to cope with the demands of the season
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 2:44 PM
Antonio Conte has labelled stories which claimed he was prevented from speaking to Ross Barkley on transfer deadline day as "ridiculous".
BBC - Fri Sep 8 2:44 PM
Winger Eden Hazard is included in the Chelsea squad to face Leicester City on Saturday after recovering from an ankle injury.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 8 2:44 PM
Get the latest team news and stats ahead of the Premier League clash between Leicester and Chelsea on Saturday at the King Power Stadium.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 2:30 PM
ANTONIO CONTE’s Chelsea will fail to beat Leicester at the King Power Stadium tomorrow, according to pundit Danny Higginbotham.
Metro - Fri Sep 8 2:24 PM
How close was he to joining?
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 8 2:22 PM
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has confirmed winger Eden Hazard will be available for Saturday's game against Leicester at the King Power Stadium.
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 8 2:21 PM
Antonio Conte described the stories that have emerged about the breakdown of Ross Barkley's transfer as 'ridiculous' but would not offer any more details on Chelsea's failure to sign the Everton midfielder.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 2:19 PM
LEICESTER’S in-limbo £22m star Adrien Silva will be in the stands for tomorrow’s home game with Chelsea.
Independent - Fri Sep 8 2:11 PM
The champions appeared poised to sign Barkley on deadline day but the move broke down, with conflicting reports as to why the England player opted to back out of the deal
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 2:05 PM
CHELSEA youngster Charly Musonda will be hoping to force his way into Antonio Conte’s first team plans this season.
Mirror - Fri Sep 8 1:54 PM
The striker looks set to be stuck with the west London club until January
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 1:54 PM
EDEN HAZARD will be included in the Chelsea squad to face Leicester tomorrow. The midfielder has missed the first three games of the season after undergoing surgery on a fractured ankle. But the Belgium star, 26, played in the World Cup qualifying wins over Gibraltar and Greece, scoring in the fo...
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 1:52 PM
Antonio Conte has confirmed that Eden Hazard will be included in Chelsea's squad for the trip to Leicester City on Saturday but Danny Drinkwater may not feature against his former side.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 1:42 PM
Chelsea star Eden Hazard has hailed teammate Thibaut Courtois as one of the world's best goalkeepers.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 1:42 PM
CHELSEA manager Antonio Conte has refused to comment on reports Diego Costa is about to complete a move to Turkey.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 8 1:34 PM
Antonio Conte has confirmed that Eden Hazard is in the Chelsea squad to face Leicester this weekend after recovering from an ankle fracture.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 1:33 PM
CHELSEA are said to be keeping tabs on Thomas Muller after reports in Germany suggested the Bayern striker is keen to leave the club.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 1:28 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has hit out at the coverage of Ross Barkley’s botched move to Chelsea.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 1:20 PM
EDEN HAZARD is available for tomorrow’s trip to Leicester.
Mirror - Fri Sep 8 1:11 PM
Follow all the latest from the Italian's press briefing with our colleagues at Football.London
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 1:08 PM
VINCENT JANSSEN has arrived in Istanbul to complete his move to Fenerbahce from Tottenham – leaving Chelsea outcast Diego Costa’s future up in the air. Mauricio Pochettino paid £17million to bring in the Dutch striker from AZ last year to help ease the burden on Harry Kane. But after a miserable...
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 1:02 PM
JUVENTUS are reportedly interested in signing Chelsea winger Pedro.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 8 12:58 PM
LEICESTER FAN VIEW: This weekend could see the return of the title-winning midfield duo of Drinkwater and Kante at the King Power Stadium only this time, they'll be playing in Chelsea shirts.
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 8 12:55 PM
Chelsea's Victor Moses insists he is prepared to battle new signing Davide Zappacosta for his first-team place at Stamford Bridge.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 8 12:46 PM
Much of what managers and footballers say is instantly forgettable, but every now and then someone comes up with a real gem. See if you can identify the people behind these 20 famous quotes.
Mirror - Fri Sep 8 12:39 PM
The 19-year-old is being targeted by the Super Eagles, who are closing in on a World Cup place
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 12:37 PM
CHELSEA goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has hit out at the crazy transfer business during the summer window.
Goal.com - Fri Sep 8 12:15 PM
The Blues only have one true superstar and he is due to return on Saturday after completing the final step in his rehabilitation
Goal.com - Fri Sep 8 12:15 PM
The Chelsea goalkeeper believes the Blues did good business over the summer, but acknowledges that finding players for the right price is difficult
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 8 12:15 PM
Danny Drinkwater can expect a hostile reception if he makes his Chelsea debut at Leicester on Saturday, says former team-mate Marc Albrighton.
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 12:06 PM
ARSENAL supporters will hold a stunning protest against Arsene Wenger ahead of their London derby with Chelsea later this month. Guynners fans are fuming after a poor start of the season which has seen two losses in three games – including the 4-0 thrashing against Liverpool. NEW CUSTOMER OFFER:...
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 8 12:04 PM
Chelsea icon Frank Lampard was back at the club on Friday as he helped out by working with the club’s Under-18s in a training session. After hanging up his boots earlier this year following a stint for New York City FC, the 39-year-old was confirmed as a BT Sport pundit for this season. However,...
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 11:33 AM
Danny Drinkwater could be in line to make his Chelsea debut against his former side Leicester City this weekend after he became the champions' final and, indeed, most high-profile signing of transfer deadline day.
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 8 11:30 AM
Diego Costa has tried absolutely everything to force a move away from Chelsea and it looks as though his last ditch attempts to leave for Turkish club Fenerbahce could now be off. A reported loan deal to Turkey now looks to be off according to Sky Sports. The Turkish transfer window remains open...
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 8 11:27 AM
An unlikely hero may have emerged in Chelsea's bid to find a new centre forward after goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois displayed what he is capable of in front of goal during training.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 11:03 AM
Thibaut Courtois admits the Chelsea team are "excited" to welcome Eden Hazard back to the squad but has warned fans not to expect great things from the 26-year-old straight away.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 8 10:59 AM
Newly-minted Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain explains what was behind his decision in choosing Liverpool over Arsenal and Chelsea. The FC panel aren't sure that Philippe Coutinho will have an immediate spot in the lineup as he returns to Liverpool. Ian Darke and Stewart Robson join t...
Mirror - Fri Sep 8 10:59 AM
Clement, who has worked with Ancelotti at Chelsea, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich, was the Italian's assistant at the time of the incident
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 10:31 AM
FRANK LAMPARD has returned to Chelsea as he takes the next steps on his coaching career by working with the club’s youth team. Lampard retired from playing earlier this year after two years in Major League Soccer starring for New York City. But the Blues legend now wants to move into coaching, an...
Mirror - Fri Sep 8 10:28 AM
The Turkish side were chasing want-away Blues striker Costa ahead of today's closure of their transfer window
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 10:26 AM
CHELSEA keeper Thibaut Courtois left fans speechless after slamming home an unbelievable volley during training this week.
Guardian - Fri Sep 8 10:18 AM
Deadline-day signings are notoriously unpredictable but risk can bring great reward. Will these 11th-hour imports from across Europe flourish or flop? In 2003 Swansea supporters would have found it hard to believe they would have a European Championship winner in their side. Only one player was g...
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 10:17 AM
TRANSFER NEWS remains on the agenda despite the close of the window and Express Sport brings you the latest here.
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 10:11 AM
ATLETICO MADRID hope to land exiled Chelsea ace Diego Costa in January in a £40million deal when their Fifa-imposed transfer ban ends. Rojiblancos president Enrique Cerezo revealed he is “hopeful” the Spanish international will join in the next transfer window… along with “many others”. Atleti we...
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 10:03 AM
In a summer which has seen Chelsea fail to sell Diego Costa and sign a new back-up striker, it appears the answer was already at the club.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 10:01 AM
Exclusive: Moses puts personal success down to manager Conte
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 10:00 AM
DANNY DRINKWATER faces an uncomfortable afternoon when he travels to former club Leicester with his new side Chelsea tomorrow .
Mirror - Fri Sep 8 9:53 AM
The England flier completed a deadline day transfer to Merseyside after six years with the Gunners
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 9:48 AM
THE Premier League’s two most recent champions face off this weekend as Leicester host Chelsea. Antonio Conte’s men suffered a dreadful first day loss at home to Burnley, but showed they mean business with wins over Tottenham and Everton. Meanwhile, the Foxes have won one and lost two of their fi...
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 8 9:45 AM
Mark Schwarzer has warned the summer transfer window will be "even more chaotic" after Premier League clubs voted to bring forward the deadline.
Independent - Fri Sep 8 9:44 AM
A look ahead to the Premier League fixture at the King Power Stadium
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 8 9:43 AM
Ahead of this weekend's matches in the Premier League, Sportsmail brings you the latest squad news, odds and stats on every top flight fixture as it breaks.
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 9:29 AM
ALEX OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN has revealed Liverpool was the only club he wanted to join, despite strong interest from Chelsea. The England star quit Arsenal to make the Deadline Day switch to Anfield for £35million after six years in North London. The Ox made it clear all summer he had no intention of...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 9:24 AM
THIBAUT COURTOIS has shown he is not just a great shot stopper after netting an outrageous volley in training. The big Belgian has become one of the best goalkeepers in the world at Chelsea and helped them to the Premier League title last year. But it seems he could be pushing for a starting plac...
Guardian - Fri Sep 8 9:07 AM
Today’s tittle-tattle is on a roll These are dark times for the Mill, concerned reader, following the news that Premier League clubs have agreed to end all the transfer piffle, wiffle and waffle before the start of the season , despite noble resistance from Manchester City and Manchester United....
Sport Review - Fri Sep 8 9:00 AM
Paul Ince is backing Chelsea to continue their strong recent form by beating Leicester 3-1 at the King Power Stadium on Saturday. The Blues have bounced back from their difficult start to the new campaign by securing wins over Tottenham and Everton after their shock opening weekend loss to Burnle...
Goal.com - Fri Sep 8 8:56 AM
The England international turned down a move to Stamford Bridge on deadline day and could now be brought back into the fold on Merseyside
Goal.com - Fri Sep 8 8:56 AM
The Foxes' difficult start to the season continues with another match against a club hoping to contend for the Premier League title
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 8:55 AM
FENERBAHCE have agreed a deal with Tottenham to sign Vincent Janssen on loan after failing to land Chelsea striker Diego Costa.
Mirror - Fri Sep 8 8:51 AM
Premier League action returns at the weekend following a two-week break for World Cup qualifiers
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 8:48 AM
VINCENT JANSSEN has temporary ended his Tottenham nightmare by joining Fenerbahce on a season-long loan – leaving Chelsea outcast Diego Costa’s future up in the air. Spurs splashed out £17million to bring in the Holland international from Az Alkmaar last year to help ease the burden on Harry Kane...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 8:42 AM
ANOTHER day, and yet another chapter in the seemingly unending Diego Costa saga… Finally we thought he was coming back to Cobham to try and put an end to this sorry story. Next thing you know and there are more pictures of Diego smiling away back in his home town in Brazil. Then apparently we …
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 8 8:39 AM
It has only been seven months since Frank Lampard hung up his boots, so it will come as no surprise that the Chelsea legend is still in excellent shape as he returned to Cobham.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 8:32 AM
LIVERPOOL are currently recovering after a frantic summer. Express Sport brings you the latest news from the Anfield.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 8:19 AM
ATLETICO MADRID are hopeful a deal to sign Chelsea’s Diego Costa can be in place long before January.
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 8:13 AM
CHELSEA are “subsidising” their fans’ travel for an historic 6, 000-mile round trip to play Azerbaijan minnows Qarabag in a Champions League group game. The Blues will expect to land a double over the rank outsiders, with Atletico Madrid and Roma expected to offer far stiffer opposition in a toug...
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 8:05 AM
ALEX OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN insists Liverpool were the only club he wanted to play for after deciding to leave Arsenal.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 8:03 AM
ALEX OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN insists he never came close to joining Chelsea this summer.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 7:51 AM
STARSPORT bring you all the latest transfer gossip, news and rumours from Arsenal, Manchester United, Chelsea and more.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 7:45 AM
EDEN HAZARD could struggle for form when he returns to first-team action, according to Chelsea team-mate Thibaut Courtois.
Goal.com - Fri Sep 8 7:36 AM
Everything you need to know ahead of the Premier League clash at the King Power Stadium on Saturday afternoon
Sport Review - Fri Sep 8 7:30 AM
Chelsea and Arsenal are continuing to monitor Thomas Muller with a view to a possible January transfer move for the Bayern Munich star, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is reporting that both the Blues and the Gunners are keeping tabs on the 27-year-old Germany internat...
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 6:39 AM
Chelsea star Eden Hazard is most popular player in London when it comes to shirt sales, according to figures released by Sports Direct.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 6:30 AM
ALEX OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN was better off signing for Liverpool over Chelsea, according to Mark Schwarzer.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 5:45 AM
FENERBAHCE manager Aykut Kocaman has revealed he came very close to signing Diego Costa.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 8 5:40 AM
LA LIGA trio Barcelona, Atletico and Real Madrid are currently pressing ahead with plans for the weekend's action. Express Sport brings you the latest news.
Sport Review - Fri Sep 8 5:35 AM
Paul Merson is backing Chelsea to make it three wins in a row in the Premier League by beating Leicester 2-1 at the King Power Stadium on Saturday. The Blues head into the game on the back of their victory over Everton at Stamford Bridge before the international break. Antonio Conte’s men have wo...
Mirror - Fri Sep 8 5:00 AM
PLUS: Arsene Wenger confirms Alexis Sanchez will be 'fit and focused' for his Gunners return
Sport Review - Fri Sep 8 4:40 AM
Eden Hazard looked to be in good shape as he trained at Chelsea’s Cobham base on Thursday ahead of the Blues’ trip to Leicester City in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon. The Belgian playmaker has not yet made a single appearance for Antonio Conte’s men so far this season after struggling...
Soccernet - Fri Sep 8 2:01 AM
Deadline day has come and gone, and all the latest deals and potential deals can be found here, but there's
Daily Star - Fri Sep 8 2:01 AM
GABRIEL JESUS is ready to become a world-beater for Manchester City.
Goal.com - Fri Sep 8 12:33 AM
The Belgium international is under contract until 2019 but there has been speculation that Chelsea and Man City are interested in him
Soccernet - Fri Sep 8 12:18 AM
Tammy Abraham was born in England but could play for Nigeria because his father was born there. Tammy Abraham could yet trade England international duty for Nigeria if the Super Eagles federation president has his way. Amaju Pinnick, the president of NIgeria's federation, believes Chelsea striker...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 11:59 PM
JIMMY FLOYD HASSELBAINK claims he had a handy solution to Chelsea’s Diego Costa conundrum. Unfortunately the Dutch legend was appointed Northampton Town’s manager AFTER the transfer window slammed shut – denying Diego a convenient halfway house at SIXFIELDS to salvage his career. “I was hoping Ch...
Daily Express - Thu Sep 7 11:02 PM
FENERBAHCE claim they came "very close" to signing Diego Costa from Chelsea ahead of the Turkish transfer window closing tomorrow.
Sky Sports - Thu Sep 7 10:56 PM
SkySports Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink takes charge of Northampton for the first time when they host Doncaster. The former Chelsea, Leeds and Holland striker was named new Cobblers manager on Monday after Justin Edinburgh was sacked following their poor start to and more »
Mirror - Thu Sep 7 10:50 PM
The former Arsenal and Chelsea midfielder is set for a spell on the sidelines after back surgery
Irish Independent - Thu Sep 7 10:41 PM
Fenerbahce have reportedly claimed they came "very close" to signing Diego Costa from Chelsea ahead of the Turkish transfer window closing on Friday.
Soccernet - Thu Sep 7 10:34 PM
Fenerbahce are still holding with Diego Costa's representatives about bringing the Chelsea striker to Turkey on loan, <a
Metro - Thu Sep 7 10:26 PM
The striker opted for United instead of Chelsea this summer.
Sky Sports - Thu Sep 7 10:23 PM
SkySports Diego Costa's proposed loan move to Fenerbahce appears unlikely following talks over a move for the Chelsea striker. Turkey's transfer window remains open and Fenerbahce manager Aykut Kocaman said on Thursday that "Diego Costa's move was close and more »
Sky Sports - Thu Sep 7 9:52 PM
SkySports The Soccer Saturday pundits weigh up whether Philippe Coutinho, Alexis Sanchez, Virgil van Dijk and Diego Costa have futures at their respective clubs after failing to secure moves away. Liverpool, Arsenal and Southampton all had to stave off interest and more »
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 9:04 PM
DIEGO COSTA has NOT returned to Chelsea and is still in Brazil as his summer exile continues, it can be revealed. The Spanish striker has not returned to the Blues’ Cobham training ground, and has not been back to London since last season. He had not been seen in nearly two weeks, and was thought...
Soccernet - Thu Sep 7 8:56 PM
Having missed out on a handful of big-name signings, Liam Twomey discusses why Chelsea had a frustrating transfer window. Gab Marcotti sees full-back Davide Zappacosta fitting perfectly into Antonio Conte's system at Chelsea. The FC guys evaluate the reports that Ross Barkley decided to turn down...
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 8:47 PM
EDEN HAZARD will need time to reach the heights of his form for Chelsea last season, according to Thibaut Courtois.
Goal.com - Thu Sep 7 8:44 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
Goal.com - Thu Sep 7 8:44 PM
The pair were team-mates in Chelsea's title win and remain close friends, despite their paths changing in football
Goal.com - Thu Sep 7 8:44 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 - Thu Sep 7 8:44 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
Daily Express - Thu Sep 7 8:41 PM
CHELSEA director Marina Granovskaia would be keen to make up for transfer failings this summer by landing Atletico Madrid hitman Antoine Griezmann.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 8:35 PM
DIEGO COSTA is not guaranteed to return to Atletico Madrid in January, despite Diego Simeone's contract extension.
BBC - Thu Sep 7 8:13 PM
Fenerbahce hold talks with Diego Costa's representatives about signing the Chelsea striker on loan.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 8:07 PM
Nigeria are hoping to convince Chelsea loanee Tammy Abraham to declare for the Super Eagles.
Goal.com - Thu Sep 7 7:48 PM
The Chelsea and Belgium ace shows off his fancy footwork with the YouTube star while also discussing what his FIFA stats should be
Goal.com - Thu Sep 7 7:48 PM
The Spain international remains a long way from playing football as his standing continues to fall in west London
Soccernet - Thu Sep 7 7:45 PM
Everton manager Ronald Koeman admits there was an agreement on deadline day with Chelsea to sell Ross Barkley.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 7:17 PM
STARSPORT brings you the latest news and gossip from Chelsea.
Sky Sports - Thu Sep 7 6:37 PM
Eden Hazard will not be at the level he was at last season when he makes his Chelsea return, warns team-mate Thibaut Courtois.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 6:15 PM
CHELSEA manager Antonio Conte showed he still has it with a brilliant piece of skill in training.
Sky Sports - Thu Sep 7 6:12 PM
The Soccer Saturday pundits weigh up whether Philippe Coutinho, Alexis Sanchez, Virgil van Dijk and Diego Costa have futures at their respective clubs after failing to secure moves away.
Daily Telegraph - Thu Sep 7 6:12 PM
Telegraph.co.uk John Terry gave fans an intimate glimpse of how he stays in shape despite his advancing years, with a bizarre Instagram picture of a yoga routine. The practice is popular among footballers looking to extend their careers. Ryan Giggs was one notable
Mirror - Thu Sep 7 6:06 PM
It was a Premier League summer in which transfer spending reached new heights, and you'd fancy an XI of the division's most expensive signings to make a strong title challenge
Daily Mail - Thu Sep 7 5:55 PM
The Swansea striker, on a season-long loan from Stamford Bridge, has represented the Three Lions at Under-21s level but can still switch allegiances as he has not played for the senior side.
Soccernet - Thu Sep 7 5:51 PM
Newly-minted Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain explains what was behind his decision in choosing Liverpool over Arsenal and Chelsea.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 5:45 PM
EVERTON manager Ronald Koeman has revealed Ross Barkley has told him why he opted against a move to Chelsea on transfer deadline day.
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 5:33 PM
THE total wage bill for all Premier League clubs now stands at a staggering £2.1billion. So which players are the worst value for money? Taking the top earners from the 2016/17 season last season, talkSPORT.com looks at who cost their clubs the most, based on their annual wages versus minutes pl...
Mirror - Thu Sep 7 5:32 PM
The Brazil-born striker has been in his hometown and refuses to return to Chelsea as Turkish media claim he's en route for a medical
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 5:30 PM
FULL-BACKS have been getting in on the goals so far this season with a series of important strikes. Young right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold opened his account for Liverpool in their Champions League qualifier first-leg. He put the Reds ahead in an eventual 2-1 win over Hoffenheim in a Champions L...
Metro - Thu Sep 7 5:14 PM
He's been targeted by Arsenal and Chelsea
Soccernet - Thu Sep 7 5:11 PM
Alejandro Moreno says Diego Costa and Antonio Conte aren't built to repair the bridges that have been burned between them.
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 4:57 PM
JUVENTUS are reportedly lining up a shock January swoop for Chelsea star Pedro. The Italians are believed to be searching for a new No.10 to play behind Paulo Dybala and Gonzalo Higuain. Miralem Pjanic has tried and failed to make the role his own, with Massimo Allegri looking for a speedy techni...
Daily Express - Thu Sep 7 4:51 PM
EVERTON manager Ronald Koeman has confirmed Chelsea did have a deal agreed to sign Ross Barkley on deadline day.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 4:30 PM
DIEGO COSTA may be forced to return to Chelsea as Fenerbahce distance themselves from the striker.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 4:26 PM
STARSPORT brings you the latest transfer news and gossip from Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 4:20 PM
Fenerbahce manager Aykut Kocaman has admitted that his side's hopes of acquiring Diego Costa from Chelsea are fading.
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 4:10 PM
ONE month in, the transfer window shut and the chance for managers to focus on the football rather than who stays and who goes. Well, at least those without unsettled stars, those with mystery illnesses and injuries and those in trouble for off-field shenanigans. Which, come to think of it, cover...
Daily Express - Thu Sep 7 4:08 PM
CHELSEA striker Diego Costa was wanted by Monaco this summer but the Ligue 1 giants did not table a bid, reports claim.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 3:43 PM
CHELSEA fans were in dreamland when Didier Drogba and Eden Hazard met.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 3:43 PM
Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino insists "everything is normal" with Virgil van Dijk as the Chelsea and Liverpool transfer target returns to first-team contention.
Daily Mail - Thu Sep 7 3:13 PM
Fenerbahce manager Aykut Kocaman says a deal for Chelsea forward Diego Costa is now unlikely. The Chelsea striker now looks set to stay put at Stamford Bridge until January.
Soccernet - Thu Sep 7 3:04 PM
With a new stadium on the way and their manager on a long-term deal, Atletico Madrid are looking forward to the future. Atletico Madrid's Diego Simeone is looking forward to testing his side against Chelsea and Roma in the 2017 Champions League group stages. Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cere...
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 2:56 PM
MAURICIO POCHETTINO insists Toby Alderweireld is happy at Tottenham despite the mounting speculation surrounding his future.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 2:52 PM
Ronald Koeman met with Ross Barkley on Tuesday to discuss the midfielder's failed move to Chelsea.
Sky Sports - Thu Sep 7 2:47 PM
John Terry has shown off his yoga skills ahead of returning to action with Aston Villa this weekend following the international break.
Daily Mail - Thu Sep 7 2:46 PM
In a Premier League statement, it has been confirmed that the window in any year 'will end at 17:00 on the Thursday before the start of the season.'
Mirror - Thu Sep 7 2:38 PM
If you don't know your Belichicks from your Beckhams or your Bells from your Bradys we are here to help ahead of the 2017 season
Daily Express - Thu Sep 7 2:22 PM
DIEGO COSTA has been pictured in Brazil despite reports claiming he had returned to London.
Daily Mail - Thu Sep 7 1:56 PM
Spain international and Chelsea striker Diego Costa only wants to go on loan until January so that he can then sign for former club Atletico Madrid, when their transfer ban is lifted.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 1:29 PM
Chelsea's Champions League opponents Atletico Madrid are putting the finishing touches to their jaw-dropping new Wanda Metropolitano as they prepare for their first game at the ground this month, having left the Vicente Calderon last season.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 1:25 PM
DIEGO COSTA appears to be a long way from a return to the Chelsea first team.
Mirror - Thu Sep 7 1:15 PM
Costa has been in Brazil all summer and wanted to return to Atletico Madrid, but may find football this season after all
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 1:15 PM
Petr Cech fears it would take him "10 years" to match his Chelsea trophy haul at Arsenal.
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 1:14 PM
BARCELONA hope to beat Real Madrid to Marseille wonderkid Maxime Lopez. The highly-rated midfielder is one of the hottest properties in France and the La Liga duo are set to do battle for his signature next summer. Bernabeu boss Zinedine Zidane is known to have followed Lopez’s progress for a num...
Mirror - Thu Sep 7 1:05 PM
Costa has been in Brazil all summer and wanted to return to Atletico Madrid, but may find football this season after all
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 12:50 PM
AN expensive transfer does not always guarantee success. As the current window draws to a close, clubs are desperate to add that special someone and plenty of money is sure to be splashed out. However, when you fork out for a player who might be able to give you a boost there is always a …
Soccernet - Thu Sep 7 12:49 PM
Michy Batshuayi wants to be in the running for Chelsea's goal of the month competition. Michy Batshuayi may be struggling to get regular minutes at Chelsea, but his sense of humour has already helped him win over a legion of Blues fans. Chelsea supporters winced last month when Batshuayi, on as a...
Daily Mail - Thu Sep 7 12:48 PM
How does the Paris Saint-Germain triumvirate of Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Edinson Cavani rate when compared to the elite clubs of European football? Sportsmail takes a look.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 12:36 PM
Fenerbahce are trying to convince rebel Chelsea striker Diego Costa to join them on loan until January.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 12:27 PM
Antonio Conte is confident Chelsea's bigger fixture list will not damage his chances of retaining the title this season.
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 12:13 PM
JOHN TERRY is trying to defy the years at Aston Villa with the help of an Italian yoga instructor. The defender, who turns 37 in December, is still giving his all in the Championship as he ekes every last drop from his playing days. And Terry has followed the likes of Ryan Giggs and Phil …
Soccernet - Thu Sep 7 12:09 PM
Tim Cahill discusses his new role with Australia and praises Thailand's resilience in their World Cup Qualifier. Bruce Arena says while the U.S. got a big point vs. Honduras, the door to Russia hasn't opened at all just yet. Hours after South Korea sealed their involvement in a ninth successive W...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 11:55 AM
CHELSEA have joined Barcelona in the hunt to nab Bayer Leverkusen’s teenage midfielder Atakan Akkaynak, according to reports. The 18-year-old is yet to make his senior debut for the Bundesliga club, but is regarded as one of the brightest prospects in Germany. According to Goal, the Blues – as we...
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 11:53 AM
CHELSEA face Leicester on Saturday, but who will start?
Soccernet - Thu Sep 7 11:50 AM
Craig Burley sounds off on Diego Costa and supports Chelsea standing firm on the striker's behaviour since last season. How do you solve a problem like Diego Costa? Chelsea manager Antonio Conte seems to be struggling to find a solution beyond simply ignoring the Spain forward, while the player h...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 11:42 AM
DIEGO COSTA has NOT returned to Chelsea and is still in Brazil as his summer exile continues, it can be revealed. The Spanish striker has not returned to the Blues’ Cobham training ground, and has not been back to London since last season. He had not been seen in nearly two-weeks, and was thought...
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 11:32 AM
FENERBAHCE are closing in on Chelsea striker Diego Costa.
Mirror - Thu Sep 7 11:19 AM
The ex-Arsenal star snubbed a move to Chelsea because he wasn't prepared to play as a wing-back under Antonio Conte
Guardian - Thu Sep 7 10:50 AM
The transfer window has shut, the first international break is over and the real business is about to begin. Can any of Manchester City, Liverpool, Chelsea, Tottenham or Manchester United be content with the state of their squads? August never seems an entirely satisfactory month. The closing of...
Daily Express - Thu Sep 7 10:45 AM
DAVIDE ZAPPACOSTA trained with his Chelsea team-mates for the first time.
Soccernet - Thu Sep 7 10:38 AM
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. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain looks set to sign for Liv...
Daily Express - Thu Sep 7 10:22 AM
EDEN HAZARD could make his Chelsea return against Leicester this weekend.
Mirror - Thu Sep 7 10:19 AM
The wantaway Brazilian-born Spanish striker is among the best in the world in the game
Soccernet - Thu Sep 7 10:16 AM
Things change in the blink of an eye in football. <a
Daily Mail - Thu Sep 7 10:16 AM
5 POINTS: Dele Alli has played 13 competitive games for England - he's a talking point as the midfield struggles. This, plus Arsenal and Chelsea fans looking at the window and a bit of Gareth Bale.
Caught Offside - Thu Sep 7 9:54 AM
Chelsea are set to make a last-ditch attempt to Diego Costa. The controversial forward has remained in Brazil over the summer, and has refused to return to training with the Premier League champions. Costa’s hopes of rejoining Atletico Madrid have been complicated by the Spanish club’s transfer b...
Sport Review - Thu Sep 7 9:45 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every morning in the lead-...
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 9:38 AM
They all count, as the saying goes. Well not quite if it's in the wrong net, as Michy Batshuayi is finding.
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 9:31 AM
DIEGO COSTA could reportedly seal a shock loan move to Besiktas tomorrow. The Chelsea misfit failed to secure his dream return to Atletico Madrid last month. But Costa could yet escape Antonio Conte’s clutches by moving to Turkey on a short-term basis. Reports in Spain via Football London claim B...
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 9:26 AM
EDEN HAZARD is set for a Chelsea return, and he trained alongside new boys Davide Zappacosta and Danny Drinkwater yesterday.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 9:26 AM
BESIKTAS could land Diego Costa on loan from Chelsea with the Turkish transfer window still open.
Daily Express - Thu Sep 7 9:23 AM
EDEN HAZARD could return for Chelsea against Leicester at the King Power Stadium.
Daily Mail - Thu Sep 7 9:15 AM
Just metres from where Steve Bruce takes his weekly press conference at the training ground, the tables and chairs were moved aside as Terry was joined by yoga instructor Ambra Vallo.
Sport Review - Thu Sep 7 9:15 AM
Antonio Conte is considering delaying Eden Hazard’s return to the Chelsea starting line-up until the Champions League returns next week, according to reports in the British media. The Evening Standard is reporting that Conte is not sure whether to include the 26-year-old Brazilian in Chelsea’s st...
Sky Sports - Thu Sep 7 9:14 AM
Max Rushden against the Computer Algorithm… who wins? Listen to the Stat Attack podcast to find out!
Mirror - Thu Sep 7 9:12 AM
Most of the Blues' squad arrived at Cobham in luxury motors - but youngster Charly Musonda drove his more modest Mini
Mirror - Thu Sep 7 8:46 AM
Costa has remained in Brazil since the summer and refused to come back to England after being frozen out of boss Antonio Conte's plans
Sky Sports - Thu Sep 7 8:46 AM
SkySports New Hull City boss Leonid Slutsky is loving life in England and is excited by his new "adventure" at the KCOM Stadium. The Russian had spent his entire 16-year managerial career in his native country before joining the Tigers at the start of the season and more »
Sport Review - Thu Sep 7 8:45 AM
Eden Hazard has admitted that his superb solo goal against Arsenal last season was one of his favourite strikes as Chelsea gained “revenge” over the Gunners. Hazard netted a brilliant goal at Stamford Bridge with a mazy run and strong finish to help put the game to bed for the Blues. The 3-1 win...
Guardian - Thu Sep 7 8:36 AM
Today’s fluff is having clear-the-air talks The Mill is intrigued by reports that “relations between Chelsea and Diego Costa have deteriorated”. How much worse could things have got? Has Costa moved from Brazil to the moon? Have there been tweets about fire and fury? No, apparently not. Instead w...
Daily Express - Thu Sep 7 8:29 AM
CHELSEA are set to rival Barcelona for Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Atakan Akkaynak, according to reports.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 8:24 AM
French striking sensation Kylian Mbappe has revealed how a game for Chelsea's Under-12s convinced him he could make the grade in football.
Sport Review - Thu Sep 7 8:15 AM
Chelsea deserve credit for selling Nemanja Matic to Manchester United in the summer transfer window, according to Joleon Lescott. The Blues’ decision to let the Serbian midfielder leave Stamford Bridge to move to Old Trafford was met with surprise by many, especially after Matic played a key role...
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 8:13 AM
ROBERTO MARTINEZ has taken an indirect dig at Chelsea ace Charly Musonda.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 8:11 AM
CHELSEA are reportedly showing a keen interest in Bayer Leverkusen youngster Atakan Akkaynak.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 7:58 AM
Transfer News: Chelsea want Muller, Man Utd plans explained, Coutinho’s Liverpool return
Daily Express - Thu Sep 7 7:46 AM
BARCELONA are currently recovering after a frantic summer. Express Sport brings you the latest news from the Nou Camp.
Sport Review - Thu Sep 7 7:30 AM
Philippe Coutinho looked to be in good spirits as he and Roberto Firmino took a private jet back to England following their spell on international duty with Brazil. The Brazilian playmaker is in line to make his first appearance of the season for the Reds this weekend after his proposed transfer...
Daily Express - Thu Sep 7 7:28 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.
Sport Review - Thu Sep 7 7:00 AM
Jose Mourinho has claimed that his Chelsea team played better football than Antonio Conte’s title-winning side last season. Mourinho led Chelsea to a Premier League and League Cup double in the 2014-15 campaign at Stamford Bridge after returning for a second spell in charge of the west London clu...
Daily Express - Thu Sep 7 6:51 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.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 7 6:25 AM
CHELSEA hero Pat Nevin reckons Antonio Conte made two vital signings in Danny Drinkwater and Davide Zappacosta.
Soccernet - Thu Sep 7 5:30 AM
Tim Cahill discusses his new role with Australia and praises Thailand's resilience in their World Cup Qualifier. Australia's Tomi Juric feels his side could have easily won by five goals and now anxiously await Japan's result. Matew Leckie gave Australia a lifeline in World Cup Qualifying with a...
Daily Express - Thu Sep 7 5:00 AM
CHELSEA and Arsenal will reportedly revisit the prospect of signing Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller in January.
Sport Review - Thu Sep 7 4:40 AM
Arsenal and Chelsea could be set for a transfer battle to secure the signature of Raheem Sterling from Manchester City in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Telegraph is reporting that both Arsenal and Chelsea could be set to make a move for the 22-y...
Soccernet - Thu Sep 7 2:37 AM
Tim Cahill discusses his new role with Australia and praises Thailand's resilience in their World Cup Qualifier. Australia's Tomi Juric feels his side could have easily won by five goals and now anxiously await Japan's result. Matew Leckie gave Australia a lifeline in World Cup Qualifying with a...
Goal.com - Thu Sep 7 2:25 AM
At his presentation as the latest jewel in the Paris Saint-Germain crown, Kylian Mbappe confirmed he rejected a move to Arsenal.
Goal.com - Thu Sep 7 2:25 AM
Though Mexico didn't came away with a victory, Juan Carlos Osorio's men had plenty to be proud of after an entertaining 1-1 result in Costa Rica
Soccernet - Thu Sep 7 1:56 AM
Tim Cahill discusses his new role with Australia and praises Thailand's resilience in their World Cup Qualifier. Tomi Juric was on the scoresheet as Australia now are made to wait over their 2018 World Cup hopes. Australia's Tomi Juric feels his side could have easily won by five goals and now an...
Goal.com - Thu Sep 7 1:35 AM
The Champions League squads for the group stage include some surprise omissions, including Diego Costa and Nathaniel Clyne
Soccernet - Thu Sep 7 1:04 AM
Deadline day has come and gone, and all the latest deals and potential deals can be found here, but there's plenty
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 12:50 AM
CHELSEA have delivered a fresh snub to Diego Costa by ordering his top of the range motor to be dumped in a youth team bay at the club’s training ground. Costa has been AWOL for the first month of the new season after boss Antonio Conte told him he no longer featured in his first …
Goal.com - Thu Sep 7 12:45 AM
The Blues are looking at one of Germany's brightest talents but they are joined by the La Liga giants in watching the defensive midfielder
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 12:43 AM
DIEGO COSTA could reportedly seal a shock loan move to Besiktas this week. The Chelsea misfit failed to secure his dream return to Atletico Madrid last month. But Costa could yet escape Antonio Conte’s clutches by moving to Turkey on a short-term basis. Reports in Spain via Football London claim...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 12:35 AM
CHARLY MUSONDA showed he is staying grounded by rolling into Chelsea training in a modest Mini. The Blues starlet, 20, is earning rave reviews while being backed by Didier Drogba in his quest to break into Antonio Conte‘s team. Most of the Blues’ minted superstars can afford a mini fleet of purri...
Daily Express - Thu Sep 7 12:30 AM
JAMIE VARDY has already seen one of his England team-mates land in trouble for dodgy hand signals this week so he is not going to reveal if he has anything planned to welcome Danny Drinkwater back to the King Power Stadium on Saturday.
Goal.com - Thu Sep 7 12:20 AM
The Manchester United boss won the Premier League in 2014-15 and believes his side were more entertaining than the last two winners of the trophy
Sport Review - Thu Sep 7 12:15 AM
Jamie Vardy has warned Danny Drinkwater and N’Golo Kante that he will consider them as “enemies” when Leicester host Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday. Drinkwater followed in Kante’s footsteps and completed a transfer from Leicester to Stamford Bridge last week as he became one of Chelsea...
Mirror - Thu Sep 7 12:00 AM
PLUS: Chelsea and Arsenal to continue monitoring Bayern Munich's Thomas Muller ahead of January transfer window
Metro - Wed Sep 6 11:39 PM
They will continue to monitor the German
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 11:39 PM
THEY pulled every trick in the book to get away. Philippe Coutinho had a mystery back injury, Alexis Sanchez has been stung by ‘criticism’, Virgil van Dijk does not have a ‘settled mindset’ and Diego Costa is still AWOL in Brazil. Ross Barkley, who pulled the plug on a deadline-day move to Chelse...
Soccernet - Wed Sep 6 11:25 PM
Steve Nicol doesn't understand why Danny Drinkwater would want to leave Leicester City to a potential bench role at Chelsea. While Stevie Nicol defends Mesut Ozil at Arsenal, he feels Riyad Mahrez could offer Arsene Wenger's side a bit more. Jamie Vardy believes he has been proven right to turn d...
Daily Mail - Wed Sep 6 11:24 PM
Chelsea star Eden Hazard shared a photo with his former team-mate Didier Drogba as he celebrates his return to match fitness. He captioned the Instagram photo: 'Hanging with my bro'.
Daily Express - Wed Sep 6 11:21 PM
CHELSEA have ordered that Diego Costa's Range Rover be removed from the first-team car park and dumped in a youth team bay at the club's training ground.
Sky Sports - Wed Sep 6 11:18 PM
SkySports FIFA 18 have released the second batch of player ratings, with Chelsea striker Diego Costa featuring in the latest countdown. With September now in full flow, fans of the EA Sports game only have to wait until later this month to get their hands on the and more »
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 10:59 PM
THEY pulled every trick in the book to get away. Philippe Coutinho had a mystery back injury, Alexis Sanchez has been stung by ‘criticism’, Virgil van Dijk does not have a ‘settled mindset’ and Diego Costa is still AWOL in Brazil. Ross Barkley, who pulled the plug on a deadline-day move to Chelse...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 10:44 PM
DIEGO COSTA could reportedly seal a shock loan move to Besiktas this week. The Chelsea misfit failed to secure his dream return to Atletico Madrid last month. But Costa could yet escape Antonio Conte’s clutches by moving to Turkey on a short-term basis. Reports in Spain via Football London claim...
Daily Mail - Wed Sep 6 10:31 PM
Jamie Vardy has spoken to his advisor about a move abroad. The Leicester striker has been the subject of interest from Arsenal and Chelsea in the last two summer windows.
Mirror - Wed Sep 6 10:30 PM
Muller endured a disappointing campaign last term as he struggled to keep a first-choice spot under Carlo Ancelotti
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 10:10 PM
KYLIAN MBAPPE has remembered fondly his trial at Chelsea as an 11-year-old.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 10:10 PM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest news and gossip coming out of the Premier League.
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 9:39 PM
CHARLY MUSONDA showed he is staying grounded by rolling into Chelsea training in a modest Mini. The Blues starlet, 20, is earning rave reviews while being backed by Didier Drogba in his quest to break into Antonio Conte‘s team. Most of the Blues’ minted superstars can afford a mini fleet of purri...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 9:11 PM
CHELSEA missed out on signing Kylian Mbappe after he starred for them as an 11-year-old in an 8-0 win over Charlton alongside some of their current stars. The £165m PSG signing was taken to west London as a schoolboy where he played alongside England starlet Tammy Abraham and Jeremie Boga. But th...
Metro - Wed Sep 6 9:10 PM
The pair are fighting for a place in Conte's midfield this season.
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 9:03 PM
CHELSEA are “subsidising” their fans’ travel for an historic 6, 000-mile round trip to play Azerbaijan minnows Qarabag in a Champions League group game. The Blues will expect to land a double over the rank outsiders as Atletico Madrid and Roma will be far stiffer opposition in a tough group. Chel...
Goal.com - Wed Sep 6 9:02 PM
The signings of the likes of Romelu Lukaku, Alvaro Morata and Nemanja Matic has led to a remarkable record being set
Mirror - Wed Sep 6 8:49 PM
Mbappe turned out for the Blues under-12s when he was still at an amateur club in France
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 8:30 PM
With the summer transfer window closed, attention should turn back to the pitch, but clubs are already thinking about their next possible transfer moves. But with one of Europe’s premier centre backs seemingly not happy with their contractual situation, Manchester City and Chelsea are already on...
Daily Mail - Wed Sep 6 8:21 PM
Davide Zappacosta took part in his first Chelsea training session on Wednesday as Antonio Conte's side prepared for Saturday's trip to Leicester.
Daily Express - Wed Sep 6 8:13 PM
PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN new boy Kylian Mbappe has talked fondly of his short trial at Chelsea as a youngster.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 8:00 PM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest news and gossip coming out of Stamford Bridge.
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 7:47 PM
CHELSEA are “subsidising” their fans’ travel for an historic 6, 000-mile round trip to play Azerbaijan minnows Qarabag in a Champions League group game. The Blues will expect to land a double over the rank outsiders as Atletico Madrid and Roma will be far stiffer opposition in a tough group. Chel...
London Evening Standard - Wed Sep 6 7:15 PM
He may not have played a minute of football this season but Chelsea's AWOL star Diego Costa remains a formidable option for fans of FIFA gamers.
Daily Mail - Wed Sep 6 7:08 PM
Kylian Mbappe has revealed he met with Arsene Wenger over the summer and considered Arsenal a 'real option' before eventually deciding to join hometown club Paris Saint-Germain.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 7:06 PM
ALEX OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN snubbed Chelsea and joined Liverpool to work with Jurgen Klopp.
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 6:52 PM
CHARLY MUSONDA showed he is staying grounded by rolling into Chelsea training in a modest Mini. The Blues starlet, 20, is earning rave reviews while being backed by Didier Drogba in his quest to break into Antonio Conte‘s team. Most of Blues’ minted superstars can afford a mini fleet of purring m...
Daily Mail - Wed Sep 6 6:44 PM
Wantaway Chelsea striker Diego Costa may not be making an impact on the pitch but he has been given a higher FIFA 18 rating than Arsenal's big summer buy Alexandre Lacazette.
Mirror - Wed Sep 6 6:17 PM
The wantaway Brazilian-born Spanish striker is among the best in the world in the game
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 6:06 PM
CHELSEA, Arsenal and Liverpool reportedly wanted to sign Thomas Muller from Bayern Munich over the summer. Sport Bild claims the Premier League trio were extremely interested in bringing the Germany international to England in a big-money deal. Muller was a Manchester United target during the Lou...
Goal.com - Wed Sep 6 5:33 PM
The Colombian was on hand to show the Selecao they will not have things their own way after Willian opened the scoring in Barranquilla
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 5:23 PM
CHELSEA have cleared out Diego Costa’s locker at the club’s Cobham training ground.
Mirror - Wed Sep 6 5:08 PM
The German was also criticised by Ian Wright following his near 700 word impassioned rant on Instagram
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 5:05 PM
The last two teams to win the title meet each other this weekend as the Premier League returns from its international break. Chelsea travel to the King Power Stadium to face Leicester City on Saturday, with kick off at 3pm. There’s an added edge to the match with the Blues now owning two players...
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 4:58 PM
CHELSEA defender David Luiz was hilariously trolled by Frank Lampard for posting a video of his best training goals.
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 4:51 PM
EDEN HAZARD reckons he might be worth a BILLION quid in the current transfer market. Real Madrid want the Chelsea winger but ankle surgery scuppered his hopes of a move. And Hazard joked that Blues could bank a TEN-FIGURE sum if he did move away from Stamford Bridge. When asked what he was worth...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 3:48 PM
CHELSEA have delivered a fresh snub to Diego Costa by ordering his top of the range motor to be dumped in a youth team bay at the club’s training ground. Costa has been AWOL for the first month of the new season after boss Antonio Conte told him he no longer featured in his first …
Mirror - Wed Sep 6 2:53 PM
Italian press heaped praise on the 25-year-old after he turned the tide for the Rossoneri on Tuesday
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 2:51 PM
VIRGIL VAN DIJK and Diego Costa face a tough season after they were both denied summer transfers.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 2:39 PM
CHELSEA star Willian scored a delightful half-volley against Colombia during Brazil’s World Cup qualifying draw against Colombia last night.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 2:24 PM
ARSENAL are in the running to re-sign Bacary Sagna, according to the bookies.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 2:24 PM
EDEN HAZARD could be left out of Chelsea’s side to face Leicester this weekend by Antonio Conte.
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 1:47 PM
VIRGIL VAN DIJK is still in Liverpool’s sights despite failing to escape Southampton. The Dutch defender is a also a target for Arsenal and Chelsea. Despite returning to first-team training, all three Prem giants remain keen. And, according to journalist Gabriele Marcotti, the player had an agree...
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 1:18 PM
STARSPORT brings you all the latest transfer news and gossip from the Premier League.
Mirror - Wed Sep 6 1:16 PM
The former Blues player and coach, who also played for Manchester United, is baffled why the club allowed Nemanja Matic to join a direct rival
Daily Express - Wed Sep 6 1:13 PM
THOMAS MULLER was a transfer target for Chelsea, Liverpool and Arsenal over the summer, according to reports in Germany.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 1:06 PM
CHELSEA team clown David Luiz has been up to his old tricks again, sending viewers into hysterics in a hilarious Instagram live video from the team dressing room.
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 1:02 PM
FULL-BACKS have been getting in on the goals so far this season with a series of important strikes. Young right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold opened his account for Liverpool in their Champions League qualifier first-leg. He put the Reds ahead in an eventual 2-1 win over Hoffenheim in a Champions L...
Metro - Wed Sep 6 12:51 PM
What a signing this would've been!
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 12:48 PM
CHELSEA deserve credit for not hindering Nemanja Matic’s career this summer, ex-England defender Joleon Lescott believes.
Soccernet - Wed Sep 6 12:36 PM
The FC crew delve into the mystery surrounding Ross Barkley's botched move to Chelsea. Chelsea's summer transfer dealings have been the subject of rigorous scrutiny with opinion still divided as to whether or not Antonio Conte had his hand strengthened or weakened. The ill-disciplined 3-2 home de...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 12:33 PM
JOSE MOURINHO’S Chelsea title winners in 2015 are NOT the most offensive side to have won the Premier League in the last three years. Manchester United boss Mourinho has claimed today that criticism about his negative tactics is wrong because he led the most attacking team to have won the league...
Goal.com - Wed Sep 6 12:32 PM
Giovani dos Santos made his 100th Mexico appearance in a World Cup qualifying draw against Costa Rica.
Goal.com - Wed Sep 6 12:32 PM
The two goalkeepers said the match wasn't all about them, but they still took the spotlight with their solid showings in World Cup qualifying
London Evening Standard - Wed Sep 6 12:30 PM
Jose Mourinho believes that Manchester United would have been forced to splash out £200million on Romelu Lukaku and Nemanja Matic had the club tried to sign the duo after Neymar's world-record move to Paris Saint-Germain.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 12:24 PM
DIEGO SIMEONE signed a contract extension at Atletico Madrid after receiving assurances over Diego Costa.
Independent - Wed Sep 6 12:20 PM
The Manchester United manager believes his Chelsea side were more entertaining
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 12:17 PM
VIRGIL VAN DIJK will have Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal keeping a close eye on him at Southampton.
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 6 12:06 PM
Chelsea, Liverpool and Arsenal are believed to be monitoring Thomas Muller ahead of a stunning move for the German World Cup winner. According to reports in SportsBild, the Premier League clubs have all contacted Bayern Munich about Muller’s availability. Though Chelsea have signed Alvaro Morata,...
London Evening Standard - Wed Sep 6 12:03 PM
Antonio Conte's achievements at Chelsea have been such that the Italian was awarded one of the top gongs at the 2017 GQ Men of the Year gala on Tuesday night.
Mirror - Wed Sep 6 12:01 PM
Costa needs to start playing regular football again if he wants to start ahead of Morata for Spain in the World Cup
Daily Express - Wed Sep 6 11:59 AM
CHELSEA deserve credit for letting Nemanja Matic join Premier League rivals Manchester United.
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 11:57 AM
JOSE MOURINHO’S Chelsea title winners in 2015 are NOT the most offensive side to have won the Premier League in the last three years. Manchester United boss Mourinho has claimed today that criticism about his negative tactics is wrong because he led the most attacking team to have won the league...
Soccernet - Wed Sep 6 11:49 AM
Craig Burley sounds off on Diego Costa and supports Chelsea standing firm on the striker's behaviour since last season. Former Chelsea midfielder Craig Burley says Diego Costa has a duty to be in London instead of acting like a 'big baby.' Eden Hazard has told Marca he would like to see Diego Cos...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 11:48 AM
MARCOS ALONSO fired in Chelsea’s two goals to beat Tottenham at Wembley — while those with fleeting memories of his time at Bolton and Sunderland continue to be left bemused. The left-back was on loan with Gus Poyet’s Black Cats in 2014. And he could only get into the Bolton team after their 2012...
London Evening Standard - Wed Sep 6 11:39 AM
Chelsea coach Antonio Conte is considering delaying Eden Hazard's return to the starting XI until the Champions League next week.
London Evening Standard - Wed Sep 6 11:39 AM
Diego Costa is thinking about ending his self-imposed exile in Brazil to return to training at Chelsea.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 11:19 AM
ARSENAL, Liverpool and Chelsea all submitted enquiries to Bayern Munich regarding Thomas Muller’s availability this summer.
Irish Independent - Wed Sep 6 11:14 AM
Jose Mourinho believes Manchester United are around £100million better off for wrapping up moves for Romelu Lukaku and Nemanja Matic before Neymar's world-record move to Paris St Germain changed the landscape forever.
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 6 11:10 AM
Chelsea are prepared to offer Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid as the Premier League champions plot a move for Antoine Griezmann. Costa has still not returned to training at Chelsea, and the club are now exploring the possibility of using the Spanish international forward as a makeweight in a deal...
Irish Independent - Wed Sep 6 10:51 AM
Jose Mourinho believes Manchester United are around £100million better off for wrapping up moves for Romelu Lukaku and Nemanja Matic before Neymar's world-record move to Paris St Germain changed the landscape forever.
Soccernet - Wed Sep 6 10:40 AM
Whether it be nonchalant defending or maintaining his glorious mane of frizz, David Luiz is a man of many, many talents. However, we're willing to bet that you weren't aware that the Chelsea defender is also a keen amateur gymnast David Luiz showing his skills on the pommel horse. Quality dismoun...
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 10:40 AM
CHELSEA could be interested in an Antoine Griezmann for Diego Costa swap deal this January.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 10:40 AM
CHELSEA tabled a lucrative offer for Hamburg ace Fiete Arp.
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 10:40 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea are on alert as reports claim Emre Can has demanded a release clause be put in his new Liverpool contract. The Times says Can’s talks with the Anfield side have stalled over the order because club chiefs are reluctant to agree to the request. Can’s discussions have b...
Daily Express - Wed Sep 6 10:16 AM
CHELSEA made a ‘lucrative’ offer to sign German youngster Jann-Fiete Arp in the summer.
Soccernet - Wed Sep 6 10:03 AM
Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard says he could see himself playing in La Liga "some day, " but added that "at the moment" he has no intention
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 6 9:38 AM
Chelsea and Liverpool target Virgil Van Dijk has made an unexpected return to first team training with Southampton. Van Dijk has been forced to train away from the first team after demanding a transfer the club. Potential moves to Chelsea and Liverpool were mooted, with Southampton manager Mauric...
Sport Review - Wed Sep 6 9:30 AM
Eden Hazard has revealed that Alvaro Morata is settling in well to life at Chelsea following his transfer from Real Madrid in the summer. The Spanish striker joined the west London side from Real Madrid back in July and has already featured in the Premier League for the Blues. Morata has scored t...
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 9:17 AM
EDEN HAZARD has joked it would cost a club £1bn to sign him in the current transfer climate.
London Evening Standard - Wed Sep 6 9:11 AM
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has claimed that his Chelsea side were the most attacking champions of the last three seasons, playing more offensive football than Antonio Conte's side last term.
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 6 9:08 AM
Jose Mourinho has aimed a swipe at Chelsea manager Antonio Conte. Mourinho managed Chelsea between 2004-07 and returned for a second spell in 2015 before being sacked a second time by Roman Abramovich. According to reports in the Times, Mourinho has claimed his Chelsea side have played the more a...
Sport Review - Wed Sep 6 9:00 AM
Danny Drinkwater is on course to make his debut for Chelsea against his former club Leicester City on Saturday, according to reports in the British media. The Evening Standard is reporting that Drinkwater could line up against his old employers just days after completing his deadline-day transfer...
Guardian - Wed Sep 6 8:58 AM
Today’s tittle-tattle is surveying the wreckage It’s been almost a week since the transfer window closed, and all over the country players are sheepishly returning to training. Virgil van Dijk is running extra hard at Southampton, and Diego Costa is jetting back to London , if only because Atléti...
Daily Express - Wed Sep 6 8:54 AM
JOSE MOURINHO has taken a thinly veiled swipe at Antonio Conte for the style of football played at Chelsea.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 8:40 AM
CHELSEA star Eden Hazard could have ended two Real Madrid careers if he moved to the Bernabeu.
Sport Review - Wed Sep 6 8:34 AM
Chelsea have made one of the worst transfer decisions of all time by allowing Nemanja Matic to sign for Manchester United, according to Ray Wilkins. The Blues opted to let the Serbian midfielder move to their Premier League rivals as Matic joined up with his former manager Jose Mourinho at Old Tr...
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 6 8:09 AM
Chelsea and Man Utd are set to be snubbed by out of contract defender Bacary Sagna. The French international has left Manchester City on a free transfer, with both Chelsea and Man Utd rumoured to be interested in his services. As reported in the Daily Star, Chelsea manager Antonio Conte made Sagn...
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 8:06 AM
BACARY SAGNA could be set to snub a stay in the Premier League in favour of moving to Italy.
Soccernet - Wed Sep 6 8:00 AM
Juan Carlos Osorio looks on during Mexico's 1-1 draw with Costa Rica in World Cup qualifying. SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio said the 1-1 tie against Costa Rica in Estadio Nacional on Tuesday was a fair result, but lamented his team's inability to hold onto the lead in th...
Sport Review - Wed Sep 6 8:00 AM
Didier Drogba has taken to social media to issue his backing for Chelsea youngster Charly Musonda. The 20-year-old Belgian spent the first half of last season on loan at Real Betis but is now back at Chelsea as he bids to earn a spot in the first team at Stamford Bridge. Musonda will be hoping …...
Daily Express - Wed Sep 6 7:51 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.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 7:48 AM
STARSPORT brings you the latest news and gossip from Manchester United.
Sport Review - Wed Sep 6 7:45 AM
Eden Hazard has admitted that he is not sure whether Chelsea’s squad is stronger than last season following their summer transfer business. The Blues have signed a number of new players this summer but also let many stars leave the club, including the likes of John Terry, Nathan Ake and Nemanja M...
Sport Review - Wed Sep 6 7:30 AM
Nemanja Matic has revealed that Roy Keane was one of the players he looked up to as a youngster following his transfer to Manchester United. Matic signed for the Red Devils last month after Chelsea agreed to let the Serbia international leave Stamford Bridge and join their Premier League rivals....
Sport Review - Wed Sep 6 7:15 AM
Danny Drinkwater looked to be in good shape as he trained with his Chelsea team-mates for the first time at Cobham this week. The England midfielder completed a deadline-day transfer to Stamford Bridge from Leicester City as Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his midfield options before the c...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 7:07 AM
SPAIN took complete control of Group G with a dominant 8-0 win over World Cup qualifying turkeys Liechtenstein. New Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata scored twice as Julen Lopetegui’s men put in a top-class performance to keep themselves three points clear of Italy. Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos...
Sport Review - Wed Sep 6 6:50 AM
Eden Hazard has described Cesc Fabregas as “the master” at Chelsea because of his accurate passing. The Spanish midfielder moved to Stamford Bridge from Barcelona back in the summer of 2014 and has helped the west London side to win the Premier League twice in the last three seasons. Fabregas fou...
Soccernet - Wed Sep 6 6:50 AM
Jonathan dos Santos turned in an industrious performance in Mexico's midfield against Costa Rica. After earning a 1-0 win over Panama last Friday, Mexico followed up its recent victory with a 1-1 draw against Costa Rica. The team nearly had three points in hand on Tuesday night, but thanks to a p...
Sport Review - Wed Sep 6 6:45 AM
Eden Hazard has warned his Chelsea team-mates that they will face an extremely difficult task in winning the Champions League this season. The Blues secured their return to Europe’s elite club competition after having won the Premier League title in Antonio Conte’s first campaign in charge last s...
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 6:40 AM
CHELSEA played better football under Jose Mourinho than they did last season.
Daily Telegraph - Wed Sep 6 6:15 AM
Telegraph.co.uk But having ignored all requests to return to Chelsea as he attempted to force a return to Atletico Madrid, friends of Costa think his stance is softening and that he could call off his strike this month. Friends at both Chelsea and Atletico have been and more »
Soccernet - Wed Sep 6 6:03 AM
Mexico conceded late but still acquitted themselves well in a 1-1 draw in Costa Rica. Three thoughts after Costa Rica drew 1-1 against Mexico and rescued a point that secured it a top-four finish in CONCACAF's World Cup qualifying hexagonal. 1. Mexico, Costa Rica share points in end-to-end battle...
Daily Express - Wed Sep 6 6:00 AM
DIEGO COSTA has NOT returned to London, according to reports.
Daily Star - Wed Sep 6 6:00 AM
CHELSEA and Tottenham were desperate to sign PSG star Thomas Meunier this summer.
Soccernet - Wed Sep 6 5:22 AM
USMNT forwards Bobby Wood and Jordan Morris sound off on their gritty 1-1 draw in Honduras, and the team's mentality under duress. Bobby Wood scored after a goalmouth scramble in the 85th minute, and the United States escaped from Honduras with a 1-1 draw on Tuesday after nearly falling into a de...
Sport Review - Wed Sep 6 5:19 AM
Ray Wilkins believes that Chelsea have made a big mistake in letting Nathaniel Chalobah leave the club this summer. The 22-year-old ended up signing for Watford on a permanent contract back in July after he was deemed to be surplus to requirements at Stamford Bridge. Chalobah was rated as one of...
Sport Review - Wed Sep 6 4:40 AM
Eden Hazard has admitted that he cannot wait to line up with Alvaro Morata in a Chelsea shirt. Morata signed for Chelsea from Real Madrid back in July as Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his attacking options at Stamford Bridge. The Spanish striker has made a strong start to life with the w...
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-...
Only one change, playing Bakayoko for Willian, Conte said.
Daily Express - 3:33 PM
First of all I want to tell you that I don't like to speak about players of other teams, because I think it's a lack of respect, said Conte.
Mirror - 1:03 PM
I spoke with Roberto and we tried the right way to improve his fitness, Conte said. I was very happy for him to play against Gibraltar and 30 minutes against Greece. I totally agreed with him.
Daily Express - 10:49 AM
I spoke with Roberto and we tried the right way to improve his fitness, Conte said. I was very happy for him to play against Gibraltar and 30 minutes against Greece. I totally agreed with him.
Daily Express - 6:30 AM