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Caught Offside - Wed Mar 14 10:16 PM
Rio Ferdinand spoke about Chelsea’s forward options tonight after their 3-0 loss away to Barcelona in the Champions League. The Blues were humbled by a Lionel Messi masterclass at the Nou Camp this evening, going out of the last-16 4-1 on aggregate and looking distinctly second best across both l...
Caught Offside - Wed Mar 14 9:52 PM
Chelsea joined Manchester United and Tottenham in crashing out of the Champions League this evening as they suffered a 3-0 defeat to Barcelona. It was fairly one-sided stuff from the word go as Lionel Messi gave Barca the lead after just two minutes, somehow getting the ball through Thibaut Court...
Caught Offside - Wed Mar 14 9:17 PM
Lionel Messi scored the 100th Champions League goal of his career to make it Barcelona 3-0 Chelsea at the Nou Camp this evening as it all gets a bit one-sided. The Argentina international opened the scoring earlier in the evening, netting after two minutes to score the fastest goal of his career...
Caught Offside - Wed Mar 14 8:53 PM
Former Chelsea striker Diego Costa left fans rather stunned with a bizarre gesture ahead of tonight’s Champions League clash with Barcelona. The Spain international, who formally completed his move away from Stamford Bridge back to Atletico Madrid in January, certainly left the club with his rela...
Caught Offside - Wed Mar 14 8:40 PM
In case you’d missed it, Ousmane Dembele has scored for Barcelona against Chelsea to make it 2-0 at half time of tonight’s Champions League clash. The France international has put a frustrating first season at the Nou Camp behind him with a superb effort to give Barca a major advantage in tonight...
Caught Offside - Wed Mar 14 8:29 PM
Lionel Messi has broken yet another record this evening after giving Barcelona a 1-0 lead against Chelsea in their Champions League clash at the Nou Camp. The Argentina forward netted after just two minutes with a cheeky nutmeg finish between Thibaut Courtois’ legs to give Barca a dream start. MO...
Caught Offside - Wed Mar 14 8:18 PM
Barcelona forward Ousmane Dembele has made it 2-0 against Chelsea in tonight’s Champions League clash as it all goes wrong for the Blues in the opening stages. The Catalan giants found the net through Lionel Messi inside two minutes and the Argentine has now set up Dembele to make it 2-0 on the n...
Caught Offside - Wed Mar 14 8:04 PM
Lionel Messi has given Barcelona a 1-0 lead in tonight’s Champions League clash with Chelsea at the Nou Camp after cheekily nutmegging Blues goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois. The Argentina international scored after just 127 seconds to give Barca a dream start against Chelsea, though in many ways it d...
Caught Offside - Wed Mar 14 7:54 PM
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is reportedly eager for his club to seal the transfer of £60million-rated Chelsea winger Willian this summer. The Red Devils boss is clearly keen to strengthen his attack ahead of next season, and understandably so after Alexis Sanchez’s incredibly disappoi...
Caught Offside - Wed Mar 14 10:38 AM
Manchester United are reportedly leading the transfer battle for Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale as he looks to leave the Bernabeu for Old Trafford. The Wales international has also been linked with Chelsea in recent times, but it is now claimed that United would be his preferred destination. MORE...
Caught Offside - Tue Mar 13 8:08 PM
Barcelona have announced their squad for their second leg meeting with Chelsea in the Champions League, and there’s a big inclusion for the Catalan giants. The tie is finely poised at 1-1 after the first leg at Stamford Bridge, with Lionel Messi’s away goal giving Barca the advantage. SEE MORE: C...
Caught Offside - Tue Mar 13 6:45 PM
Chelsea have business to take care of on the pitch on Wednesday night in their Champions League clash with Barcelona at the Nou Camp. The Blues picked up a 1-1 draw in the first leg at home, and so with Lionel Messi’s away goal, the Catalan giants undoubtedly hold the edge heading into the second...
Caught Offside - Tue Mar 13 5:40 PM
AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma has been tipped to leave the club this summer, with reports claiming Chelsea and Real Madrid are keen. The 19-year-old has established himself as a pivotal figure at Milan, making over 100 appearances already in his short career and showcasing maturity, co...
Caught Offside - Tue Mar 13 7:17 AM
Chelsea are reportedly considering a swoop for AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma, in the event that Thibaut Courtois leaves Stamford Bridge. The Belgian international has been a pivotal figure for the Blues since he returned from a loan spell at Atletico Madrid in 2014, winning two Premier...
Caught Offside - Mon Mar 12 8:07 PM
Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal has dropped a subtle hint that he could be on the move in the summer transfer window amid links with Chelsea and Manchester United. The Chile international has been one of the finest midfield players in Europe in recent years, shining for Juventus and Bayern...
Caught Offside - Mon Mar 12 11:37 AM
Chelsea managerial target Luis Enrique has reportedly let slip that his move to replace Antonio Conte at Stamford Bridge is ‘practically’ done, according to sources in Spain. The former Barcelona boss is said to have been contacted by his former player Neymar about the possibility of taking the P...
Caught Offside - Mon Mar 12 10:31 AM
Manchester United are reportedly ahead of Chelsea in the running to seal the transfer of Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski, according to sources in Germany. United have stepped up efforts to beat Chelsea to Lewandowski’s signature by making contact over a potential £80million transfer swoo...
Caught Offside - Mon Mar 12 8:48 AM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has been urged to drop Andreas Christensen and heal his rift with out-of-favour defender David Luiz by pundit Garth Crooks. The Italian tactician has largely favoured Danish youngster Christensen over Luiz this season, though Crooks believes it’s time for a change af...
Caught Offside - Mon Mar 12 7:57 AM
Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly ready to seal the transfer of some big names this summer, most notably Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante. On top of that, PSG are being linked with an interest in Juventus left-back and Manchester United target Alex Sandro, according to Canal +, as translated by G...
Caught Offside - Sun Mar 11 5:20 PM
Real Madrid trio Cristiano Ronaldo, Marcelo and Casemiro are all reportedly keen to see Spanish international Isco depart the Santiago Bernabeu. This is according to Don Balon, who are stating that the Real trio think that the midfielder is a detriment to Los Blancos, and that they are all eager...
Caught Offside - Sun Mar 11 3:43 PM
Chelsea are reportedly preparing to pay a whopping £106million to beat Arsenal to the transfer of Barcelona forward Ousmane Dembele in a stunning move. According to Don Balon, the Blues are close to meeting Barca’s valuation of the young France international with that potential offer, which comes...
Caught Offside - Sun Mar 11 1:01 PM
Manchester United looked better off without Paul Pogba in their midfield against Liverpool this weekend, according to former Chelsea star Frank Lampard. The player-turned-pundit knows Jose Mourinho well and has suggested Pogba’s injury was a blessing in disguise for him this weekend as it allowed...
Caught Offside - Sun Mar 11 9:09 AM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has reportedly given the name of Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba as a transfer target if he is to take over as Paris Saint-Germain manager. The Italian tactician worked with Pogba at their former club Juventus, and is widely seen as having launched the France...
Caught Offside - Sat Mar 10 7:46 PM
Chelsea fans were overjoyed with Willian’s performance against Crystal Palace this evening, as the Brazilian helped the Blues secure a 2-1 win over the Eagles at Stamford Bridge. The Blues opened the scoring thanks to a fine strike from the Brazilian, as he cut in from the right hand side to fire...
Caught Offside - Sat Mar 10 7:34 PM
Chelsea beat Crystal Palace 2-1 at home in the Premier League this evening to close the gap on rivals Spurs in the race to secure Champions League football for next season. The Blues went ahead thanks to a goal from Willian, after the Brazilian fired home from the edge of the box to keep up … ...
Caught Offside - Sat Mar 10 5:12 PM
Chelsea fans have taken to social media to vent their anger at Antonio Conte starting Olivier Giroud over Alvaro Morata for their match against Crystal Palace this afternoon. The former Juventus manager has elected to start the Frenchman over Morata for his side’s clash against the Eagles this a...
Caught Offside - Sat Mar 10 10:47 AM
Despite their struggles this season, Paris Saint-Germain have seemingly seen something they like at Chelsea as reports claim they will launch a four-man raid. It’s been a difficult campaign for Antonio Conte and his men, just a year on from winning the Premier League in his first season in charge...
Caught Offside - Fri Mar 9 11:25 PM
Potential next Chelsea manager Luis Enrique is reportedly pushing for the club to deliver a major transfer if he is to accept their offer of replacing Antonio Conte. According to Don Balon, the Spanish tactician is eager for the Blues to beat Manchester United to the £53million signing of Barcelo...
Caught Offside - Fri Mar 9 11:03 PM
Manchester United are reportedly ahead of Chelsea in the running to seal the transfer of Borussia Dortmund defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos. The Greece international has been a solid performer for Dortmund down the years, and Jose Mourinho is an admirer as he looks to strengthen his defence thi...
Caught Offside - Fri Mar 9 10:50 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte aimed what looked a thinly-veiled warning to star player Eden Hazard for complaining about his position in the defeat to Manchester City. The Italian tactician deployed Hazard in a rather unfamiliar role as a false 9 at the Etihad Stadium, and the Belgian had a quiet...
Caught Offside - Fri Mar 9 10:15 PM
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois is reportedly one of a number of big names to have contacted Real Madrid president Florentino Perez about a summer transfer. Don Balon claim that as many as five big-name players are determined to take this chance to move to the Bernabeu this summer as they’re...
Caught Offside - Fri Mar 9 9:52 PM
Manchester City are reportedly ready to beat their Premier League rivals Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal to the transfer of £90million-rated Monaco star Thomas Lemar. The France international has been a key performer for Monaco in recent times, particularly last season as he hit double figures for...
Caught Offside - Fri Mar 9 3:35 PM
Tottenham have been made favourites with Ladbrokes to seal the transfer of Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford if he ends up leaving Old Trafford any time soon. The England international’s place in Jose Mourinho’s starting line up has been threatened by the January arrival of Alexis Sanchez...
Caught Offside - Fri Mar 9 10:59 AM
Chelsea haven’t got a great goalscoring record this season, but reports claim that could be set to change this summer with Robert Lewandowski tipped to join the club. The Blues have scored just 50 goals in 29 Premier League games, giving them the worst tally of the top six sides as the likes of A...
Caught Offside - Fri Mar 9 9:43 AM
After further failure in the Champions League this season, another managerial change at Paris Saint-Germain could be incoming, and that’s bad news for Chelsea and Tottenham, as per reports. The French giants have made no secret of their desire to make progress in Europe, and the summer signings o...
Caught Offside - Fri Mar 9 7:06 AM
Chelsea are reportedly being touted as favourites in the race to land Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly, beating Man Utd and Arsenal to his signature this summer. The 26-year-old has established himself as a key figure in Maurizio Sarri’s side over the past couple of seasons, while also emerging...
Caught Offside - Fri Mar 9 6:49 AM
Barcelona face Chelsea in the Champions League next week, but Ernesto Valverde reportedly has more bad injury news concerning Denis Suarez. The Catalan giants are in a strong position having bagged an away goal in a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge in the first leg, and so they’ll be confident of thei...
Caught Offside - Thu Mar 8 8:31 AM
Man Utd take on Liverpool at Old Trafford on Saturday in a clash for second place in the Premier League, and Nemanja Matic has sent the Merseyside outfit a warning. The Serbian international scored a crucial last-gasp winner at Crystal Palace on Monday night, moving the Red Devils back up to seco...
Caught Offside - Thu Mar 8 12:03 AM
Barcelona have been given a fitness boost ahead of their vital Champions League clash against Chelsea, after midfielder Andres Iniesta was captured sprinting in training just days after going off against Atletico Madrid with suspected hamstring injury. This is according to Spanish news outlet Sp...