- Tue Oct 16 10:55 PM
Ex-Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien is backing Jose Mourinho to turn things around at Manchester United despite his recent troubles. The Red Devils are seven points off the pace in the Premier League title race after just eight matches of the new season, losing against Brighton, Tottenham and We...
- Tue Oct 16 8:16 PM
Dries Mertens put Belgium 1-0 up against the Netherlands on Tuesday night with a superb strike, following great work down the right from Eden Hazard
. Chelsea’s talismanic winger picked the ball up in the centre of the pitch before beating three players on his way down the right flank and lofting...
- Tue Oct 16 3:41 PM
Mourinho will be desperate to have influential duo available vs Blues The post Double injury concern: Jose Mourinho faces anxious wait over key Man Utd duo ahead of Chelsea clash appeared first on CaughtOffside .
- Tue Oct 16 2:53 PM
Chelsea may want to take note as it looks as though Lionel Messi could move to veto Barcelona sealing a transfer swoop for Genoa striker Krzysztof Piatek. The prolific Poland international has made an incredible start to the new season, looking one of the big breakthrough starts in Europe’s top f...
- Tue Oct 16 12:52 PM
Manchester United face a challenging trip to Stamford Bridge to take on in-form Chelsea this Saturday, and may have to do so without a number of key players. Jose Mourinho will have to try something a little different to make up for some potential absentees, while he could also generally do with...
- Tue Oct 16 10:11 AM
It’s fair to say Chelsea have surpassed expectations under Maurizio Sarri so far this season, but there’s still more that could be done to ensure this Blues side remain major players in the Premier League title race. While Sarri has worked wonders to get largely the same squad that finished fifth...
- Tue Oct 16 8:35 AM
Chelsea supporters and England fans in general seem to have really enjoyed the performance of midfielder Ross Barkley
against Spain last night. The 24-year-old is really making rapid progress this season for club and country after seeing his career stall for some time at previous club Everton. De...
- Tue Oct 16 8:18 AM
only crossed the divide from Arsenal to Chelsea earlier this year, having become a real fan favourite after six seasons at the Emirates Stadium. However, the France international had fallen down the pecking order with Arsenal after the signing of Alexandre Lacazette last summer, an...
- Tue Oct 16 7:20 AM
Chelsea have reportedly had buy-back clauses placed in the contracts of three of their former players, most notably Bournemouth defender Nathan Ake as he attracts transfer interest from Manchester United. The Netherlands international showed plenty of promise despite limited playing time at Stamf...
- Tue Oct 16 6:34 AM
Manchester United have received mixed news in terms of injuries ahead of this weekend’s big Premier League game against Chelsea. The Red Devils ended a run of four games without a win by beating Newcastle 3-2 just before the international break, but now face a very challenging away fixture agains...
- Tue Oct 16 6:21 AM
Three Premier League clubs are reportedly on alert for the potential transfer of Roma striker Edin Dzeko
after he discussed a return to England. The prolific Bosnian has been superb since leaving Manchester City for a move to Rome in the summer of 2015, scoring 78 goals in 148 appearances for the...
- Mon Oct 15 10:27 PM
Some fans reacted in hilarious fashion to Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata being substituted on for Spain in their 3-2 defeat to England this evening. Some fans couldn’t believe their eyes when Spain manager Luis Enrique decided to bring on misfiring frontman Alvaro Morata in a desperate attempt to...
- Mon Oct 15 5:55 PM
Reports in Italy claim a potentially crucial breakthrough in Piatek race The post Barcelona, Chelsea suffer transfer blow as Roma steal march on €60m-rated Serie A sensation appeared first on CaughtOffside .
- Mon Oct 15 5:08 PM
Liverpool, Milan, Juventus and Inter also paired with an interest The post Chelsea, Man Utd in six-team transfer battle to snap up star from Premier League rivals appeared first on CaughtOffside .
- Mon Oct 15 2:49 PM
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos and manager Julen Lopetegui are reportedly agreed that the club need to seal the transfer of Chelsea left-back Marcos Alonso this January. The Spain international has shone in his time at Stamford Bridge, and could be ideal to help Los Blancos get back to their be...
- Mon Oct 15 2:20 PM
Chelsea are reportedly already negotiating a potential transfer with unsettled Real Madrid attacking midfielder Marco Asensio as Eden Hazard
’s replacement. The Spain international has long been considered one of the top young players in Europe, but has struggled to really establish himself due to...
- Mon Oct 15 1:56 PM
Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale
is looking set to leave the club between now and next season, according to the latest transfer news from Spain. The Wales international has failed to make the most of the opportunity to replace Cristiano Ronaldo as the main man at the Bernabeu this season as the tea...
- Mon Oct 15 1:28 PM
It’s early days yet, but those pre-season predictions writing Chelsea off look very silly indeed now after a terrific start made by new manager Maurizio Sarri at Stamford Bridge. The Blues have played some superb football and sit joint-stop of the Premier League alongside Manchester City and Live...
- Mon Oct 15 10:29 AM
Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri wants the club to secure the signings of Piotr Zielinski and Kalidou Koulibaly from Napoli, despite problems in attack. The Blues are joint top of the Premier League after eight matches this term and remain unbeaten in all competitions under the stewardship of thei...
- Mon Oct 15 10:18 AM
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has reportedly been assured that his job is safe for the time being as he prepares for some big and challenging fixtures in the Premier League and Champions League. It’s not been the best start to the season by Mourinho, who seems to have bought himself a l...
- Mon Oct 15 8:41 AM
Barcelona have reportedly set a £70million asking price for Ousmane Dembele amid interest from Paris Saint-Germain. Chelsea may also want to take note, however, having also recently been linked with the France international as they face doubts over the future of star forward Eden Hazard. MORE: Ch...
- Mon Oct 15 8:27 AM
Chelsea star Eden Hazard
has admitted manager Maurizio Sarri can go ‘crazy’ if the team loses the ball for even the shortest period of time. The former Napoli boss has made a great start to life at Stamford Bridge, implementing the impressive possession-based game that made him such a success in...
- Mon Oct 15 7:48 AM
Chelsea could reportedly be offered the signing of Gareth Bale
in a deal taking Eden Hazard
to Real Madrid, according to latest transfer rumours in Spain. The Blues could definitely do with a quality attacking player like Bale in their ranks if they are to lose Hazard anyway, which will look incr...
- Mon Oct 15 6:27 AM
Chelsea forward Eden Hazard
has again discussed the possibility of a future transfer to Real Madrid, but this time it’s good news for Blues fans. Speculation surrounding the Belgium international and a potential move to the Bernabeu will not die down at the moment, with the player himself not exa...
- Sun Oct 14 5:10 PM
AC Milan have sensationally threatened to cancel Tiemoue Bakayoko’s loan move at the Italian giants and return the flop back to Chelsea, Bakayoko joined the San Siro outfit on loan this summer. The Frenchman who joined Chelsea last summer for a reported £40m according to BBC Sport, could be force...
- Sun Oct 14 3:25 PM
Maurizio Sarri’s right-hand man at Chelsea – club legend Gianfranco Zola is understood to be playing a key role with three of the Blues’ most-improved stars. This is according to a report by The Guardian, Dominic Fifield reported that whilst Sarri leads training sessions Zola is tasked with suppo...
- Sun Oct 14 11:06 AM
Arsenal are reportedly among the clubs interested in a potential transfer swoop for Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek. The Gunners are facing a bit of a crisis in that position at the moment, having lost Jack Wilshere on a free in the summer and with Aaron Ramsey
now looking like heading in t...
- Sun Oct 14 10:45 AM
Chelsea could reportedly pay as much as £60million for the transfer of Krzysztof Piatek as Genoa consider raising his asking price. In a somewhat inconsistent report from the Daily Express, the message seems for the moment to be that Chelsea are targeting the prolific Pole in a move worth roughly...
- Sun Oct 14 10:32 AM
Manchester United and Chelsea are reported as being among the clubs keeping tabs on Gareth Bale
’s transfer situation as Real Madrid look prepared to sanction his departure. Tottenham are also mentioned as being among Bale’s admirers, though the player himself is said to not be keen on leaving the...
- Sun Oct 14 9:43 AM
Monaco’s new manager Thierry Henry could reportedly land Chelsea starlet Callum Hudson-Odoi as his club’s sporting director Michael Emenalo eyes him in the January transfer window. This is according to the Daily Mail, who claim the Ligue 1 giants are keen to snap up some top young English talent,...
- Sun Oct 14 9:20 AM
Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has singled out his former Napoli star player Lorenzo Insigne as the best player in Serie A at the moment, in a potential hint over his future transfer plans. While Sarri in no way discusses signing Insigne in this Corriere dello Sport interview, it’s clear how high...
- Sun Oct 14 7:32 AM
Chelsea have reportedly had an encouraging update on their interest in sealing the Krzysztof Piatek transfer from Genoa after his tremendous start to the season. The Poland international has been a revelation in Serie A this season, scoring 13 goals for his new club after a relatively low-key mov...
- Sun Oct 14 7:14 AM
Stoke City goalkeeper Jack Butland
is seeking to get his top-flight career back on track after missing out on transfers to Chelsea and Liverpool in the summer. The England international continues to play his football at Championship level despite shining with Stoke in their time in the Premier Le...
- Sat Oct 13 9:25 PM
Blues will want to end transfer speculation over fundamental figure The post Chelsea eager to tie down influential ace to new contract to extend current three-year deal appeared first on CaughtOffside .
- Sat Oct 13 4:24 PM
Allegri wants prolific forward also eyed by Chelsea, Bayern, Atletico Madrid and Roma The post Juventus transfer news: €60m price-tag for Serie A sensation, four defensive targets on radar appeared first on CaughtOffside .
- Sat Oct 13 3:15 PM
Two sides have been widely praised for their style of football so far this season The post Maurizio Sarri reveals brilliant comment from Jurgen Klopp during exchange in Chelsea-Liverpool clash appeared first on CaughtOffside .
- Sat Oct 13 11:52 AM
Chelsea superstar Eden Hazard
has admitted that he was partly to blame for Jose Mourinho being sacked as Chelsea boss in December 2015. Mourinho’s second spell at Stamford Bridge came to an abrupt end in December 2015, Chelsea fell apart at the start of the 2015/16 season and Mourinho was sent pa...
- Sat Oct 13 10:46 AM
Liverpool fans should look away as two of their biggest stars have surprisingly been named as some of the slowest Premier League players so far this season. Mirror Football published the ten slowest speeds recorded by players so far this season with stats gathered from Opta. Chelsea veteran Gary...
- Fri Oct 12 11:11 PM
Blues boss won't want to lose quality depth either in bid to win trophies The post Double exit: Chelsea duo wanted as Maurizio Sarri could opt to offload pair appeared first on CaughtOffside .
- Fri Oct 12 6:44 PM
Former Chelsea forward Andriy Shevchenko believes that Eden Hazard
has all the attributes to emulate his exploits at the height of his career. The Blues are currently joint top of the Premier League after eight matches of the 2018-19 season and remain unbeaten in all competitions. Their success c...
- Fri Oct 12 5:54 PM
Sarri has spotted a highly-rated talent in Italy to strengthen Chelsea squad The post Maurizio Sarri eyes £20m Chelsea swoop for exciting Italian starlet to bolster midfield appeared first on CaughtOffside .
- Fri Oct 12 11:51 AM
Real Madrid sealing Eden Hazard
deal could hand Manchester City major transfer boost The post Real Madrid sealing Eden Hazard
deal could hand Manchester City major transfer boost appeared first on CaughtOffside .
- Fri Oct 12 10:39 AM
Zinedine Zidane could play big part in helping Man United beat Chelsea to transfer of key Real Madrid star The post Zinedine Zidane could play big part in helping Man United beat Chelsea to transfer of key Real Madrid star appeared first on CaughtOffside .
- Thu Oct 11 10:36 PM
Out of nowhere! The post BREAKING: Manchester United favourites to agree shock £75m transfer with rivals Chelsea appeared first on CaughtOffside .
- Thu Oct 11 8:54 PM
Former Chelsea midfielder Craig Burley does not believe that Romelu Lukaku
will survive at Manchester United if Jose Mourinho is sacked as manager. The Belgian striker has just 4 goals to his name this season after 11 appearances in all competitions, as the Red Devils have endured a miserable sta...
- Thu Oct 11 8:40 PM
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos is reportedly eager for his club to seal the transfer of Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante as a top priority. This is the latest from Spanish outlet Don Balon as Los Blancos continue to be linked with raiding Stamford Bridge once again after bringing in Thibaut Cour...
- Thu Oct 11 8:21 PM
Chelsea may be interested to know that Krzysztof Piatek has scored yet again this season to continue his incredible form. After 13 goals in his first 9 appearances for Genoa, whom he joined in the summer, Piatek has now scored his first goal for national team Poland. It’s just the 23-year-old’s s...
- Thu Oct 11 7:41 PM
Ex-Barcelona midfielder Rivaldo believes Chelsea winger Eden Hazard
could get ‘even better’ if he swaps Stamford Bridge for the Santiago Bernabeu. The Belgian star has been on fire at the start of the 2018-19 campaign, scoring seven goals in his first eight Premier League appearances to help the...
- Thu Oct 11 6:17 PM
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez reportedly has a long list of transfer targets to improve Julen Lopetegui’s squad after a poor start to the 2018/19 season. Among those are two Chelsea players in the form of star attacker Eden Hazard
and defender Cesar Azpilicueta, according to Spanish outl...
- Thu Oct 11 5:42 PM
Chelsea star Eden Hazard
has hinted at his motivation in seeking to leave the club for a transfer to Real Madrid. The Belgium international’s recent words will no doubt have Chelsea fans worried as he looks no closer to signing a new contract at Stamford Bridge. MORE: Chelsea fail with five attem...
- Thu Oct 11 4:48 PM
Manchester United look to have been given a big opportunity to seal the shock transfer of Eden Hazard
as he has his heart set on leaving Chelsea. According to Marca, the Belgium international has refused five times to sign a new contract at Stamford Bridge and will run down his current deal, whic...
- Thu Oct 11 2:55 PM
Mourinho will be hopeful of timely boost ahead of key run of fixtures The post Man Utd injury news: Jose Mourinho in line to get boost for Chelsea clash appeared first on CaughtOffside .
- Thu Oct 11 12:07 AM
Chelsea have reportedly failed with five attempts to tie Eden Hazard
down to a new contract and prevent him sealing a transfer away amid interest from Real Madrid. That’s according to Spanish publication Marca, who rather worryingly claim the Belgium international is now confident he can back his...
- Wed Oct 10 11:31 PM
Manchester United look to have been given the green light to follow through on their long-running interest in sealing the Eden Hazard
transfer from Chelsea. According to Marca, the Belgium international has refused five times to sign a new contract at Stamford Bridge and plans to run down his cur...
- Wed Oct 10 10:53 PM
Chelsea are reportedly long-term admirers of AC Milan defender and rumoured Manchester United transfer target Alessio Romagnoli. ESPN recently claimed the 23-year-old was a £40million target for United to sort out their issues at the back, and he certainly seems to fit the bill as an upgrade on t...
- Wed Oct 10 10:31 PM
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos has reportedly given his club the message not to prioritise a transfer for Chelsea attacking midfielder Eden Hazard
. In a face-to-face meeting with club president Florentino Perez, Ramos is said to have told him the club are sufficiently stocked in that area of th...
- Wed Oct 10 10:14 PM
Aston Villa have officially announced a major shake-up with Dean Smith joining as new head coach to replace Steve Bruce and John Terry
coming in as his assistant. The Chelsea legend spent last season on the playing staff at Villa Park in a final career swansong, and has now moved into coaching wi...
- Wed Oct 10 9:30 PM
Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri is reportedly prepared to consider a swap deal involving Eden Hazard
sealing a transfer to Real Madrid if Marco Asensio moves in the opposite direction. While such a swap deal makes perfect sense for the Blues, given the potential Asensio has shown in a similar posi...
- Wed Oct 10 6:09 PM
Real Madrid are reportedly stepping up their interest in the potential transfer of Manchester City contract rebel Raheem Sterling
as an alternative to Chelsea forward Eden Hazard
. This is according to the Daily Mirror, who report that Sterling’s situation is of interest to the Spanish giants as t...
- Wed Oct 10 3:37 PM
Premier League legend Matt Le Tissier has had a go at predicting this season’s top four, tipping Arsenal to finish below rivals Tottenham again. The former Southampton star otherwise sees the table staying largely as it is, with Manchester City, Liverpool and Chelsea staying in the Champions Leag...
- Wed Oct 10 10:31 AM
Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso has announced he is currently in talks with the club over a new deal, which he expects to sign in the ‘coming days’. The Spanish full-back has been instrumental in the Blue’s early season success over the last couple of months, helping to drive the team forward with...
- Wed Oct 10 10:08 AM
Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has suggested that Ruben Loftus-Cheek needs to improve the ‘tactical’ side of his game in order to break into the first team. The 22-year-old starlet has just three senior appearances under his belt this season, most recently playing 70 minutes against MOL Vidi last...