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Daily Mail - Sat Aug 12 10:31 PM
Antonio Conte was facing a full-blown crisis on Saturday night after his Chelsea side were embarrassed by Burnley's shock 3-2 victory at Stamford Bridge.
Daily Mail - Sat Aug 12 10:30 PM
While £75million striker Romelu Lukaku has been signed to fill the void left by 28-goal Zlatan Ibrahimovic, it is the arrival of Nemanja Matic that represents a clear boost for Jose Mourinho.
Daily Mail - Sat Aug 12 10:30 PM
Flashback to two years ago on the opening day and Jose Mourinho’s champions were reduced to 10 men and held 2-2 at home by unfancied Swansea. That's where the comparisons start.
Daily Mail - Sat Aug 12 6:04 PM
Ladbrokes believe Antonio Conte is the most likely Premier League manager to either be sacked or resign following Chelsea's shock 3-2 loss to Burnley at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.
Daily Mail - Sat Aug 12 5:42 PM
SAMI MOKBEL AT STAMFORD BRIDGE: This squad isn’t ready. Nowhere near ready. With all due respect, champions don’t lose 3-0 to clubs like Burnley.
Daily Mail - Sat Aug 12 5:25 PM
Chelsea's Premier League title defence got off to a nightmarish start as they were beaten at home by Burnley. They were 3-0 down at half-time before eventually succumbing 3-2.
Daily Mail - Sat Aug 12 5:05 PM
OLIVER HOLT AT STAMFORD BRIDGE: Chelsea's threadbare squad will be tested to its limits against Tottenham next week as Gary Cahill and Cesc Fabregas picked up red cards.
Daily Mail - Sat Aug 12 3:31 PM
Boga's big chance was ended prematurely after a moment of madness by his captain. Boga was surprisingly named in the starting line-up for Chelsea's opening game of the season.
Daily Mail - Sat Aug 12 1:02 PM
Chelsea begin the defence of their Premier League title when they take on Burnley at Stamford Bridge. Sportsmail's Dan Ripley brings you all the action from around the grounds.
Daily Mail - Sat Aug 12 10:46 AM
The Belgian forward, has impressed Conte during pre-season scoring five goals, and could be picked ahead of £70million Morata as the Blues begin their title defence.
Daily Mail - Sat Aug 12 9:15 AM
The Premier League may have finally returned, but that does not mean the transfer window is set to be any less hectic. Join Sportsmail for all the transfer news and updates, as they happen.
Daily Mail - Sat Aug 12 12:24 AM
During his formative years in the Porto youth team, Alves was taking lessons in the art of defending from Jorge Costa, an absolute brute of a centre-half known as ‘The Tank’ and ‘The Animal’.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 11:18 PM
SAMI MOKBEL: Diego Costa has opened a legal case against the club over his pending exit from Stamford Bridge. Last week the striker's legal representative threatened the Blues with a lawsuit.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 4:59 PM
22-year-old Lewis Baker attracted interest from Bournemouth and West Ham though he was guaranteed more playing time in the Championship with Middlesbrough.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 3:28 PM
Chelsea's record signing Alvaro Morata is unlikely to start the champions' Premier League opener against Burnley on Saturday because he has not adjusted to their style, Antonio Conte said.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 1:57 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte insists he is not looking for 'sympathy' from Arsene Wenger with regard to his squad size and insists loaned out players are 'not ready' to play for the club.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 1:10 PM
Ahead of the opening weekend of Premier League action, Sportsmail will be providing you with all you need to know about every fixture, with team news, betting odds and stats.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 9:22 AM
It's here the opening day of the Premier League season has arrived, but that doesn't mean that clubs will stop doing business off the field too. ROBERT COTTINGHAM brings you the latest.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 9:04 AM
The Premier League is 25 years old. This week's challenge sees if you can remember these 20 players from the debut season of the world-famous league.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 8:55 AM
The Premier League is back. Once the first whistle is blown, anything can happen. Sportsmail's reporters assess signings, managers and title contenders. Here are their predictions.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 8:52 AM
There are more than 200 million reasons why the Premier League trophy will be paraded in Manchester next May after City and United splashed their cash. Here's who we're backing.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 8:40 AM
The Spanish striker swapped Real Madrid for the Stamford Bridge side after a summer of interest in him, with Manchester United also pursuing a deal for the 24-year-old Morata.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 8:21 AM
Fans at each Premier League club will be giving their views every Monday in Sportsmail’s new football magazine, The Verdict. Here, they outline their hopes and fears for the season ahead.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 12:42 AM
Antonio Conte has spoken out several times during pre-season about what he perceives to be a lack of depth in his squad at Stamford Bridge.
Daily Mail - Thu Aug 10 10:33 PM
The Premier League season is now just hours away, and it is time to look ahead to how the 20 teams will all get on. Sportsmail's Martin Keown gives the lowdown on Chelsea.
Daily Mail - Thu Aug 10 10:30 PM
City for the title. Chelsea fail to make the top four. Is Lukaku fit enough? JAMIE REDKNAPP, MARTIN KEOWN and CHRIS SUTTON sat around a table to argue about the new season.
Daily Mail - Thu Aug 10 10:30 PM
SECRET SCOUT: Our scout is a top football expert who attends matches each week searching for the next star. This week he is checking in on Chelsea forward Mason Mount.
Daily Mail - Thu Aug 10 8:06 PM
Antonio Conte looks raring to go as he plans to mastermind Chelsea's Premier League title defence ahead of their season opener against Burnley on Saturday.
Daily Mail - Thu Aug 10 7:29 PM
With the Premier League kicking off on Friday and the World Cup less than a year away, the age-old debate of club versus country continues to rumble on.
Daily Mail - Thu Aug 10 6:14 PM
Former Chelsea striker Chris Sutton has warned the club's fans that he can see Antonio Conte walking away from the club if he can't turn things around.
Daily Mail - Thu Aug 10 12:23 PM
It's one of the myths of the modern era: Hernan Crespo flopped in the Premier League. Those who watched him remember one of the most gifted strikers to pull on a Chelsea shirt.
Daily Mail - Thu Aug 10 11:51 AM
Burnley are hoping to capitalise on early-season uncertainty as they bid to surprise Premier League champions Chelsea. Last season, Burnley lost 3-0 at Chelsea and drew 1-1 at Turf Moor.
Daily Mail - Thu Aug 10 11:08 AM
Chelsea outcast Diego Costa trains with friends in Brazil as he prepares for a move back to Atletico Madrid. The striker has spent the summer in Brazil after being told he can leave Stamford Bridge.
Daily Mail - Thu Aug 10 9:21 AM
With the Premier League season just one day away, clubs are eager to get their business done quickly to get off to a good start. Follow Sportsmail's DAN RIPLEY throughout the day for the latest news.
Daily Mail - Thu Aug 10 1:00 AM
In a record-breaking transfer window, Spurs are yet to buy a player while Chelsea, Manchester United and City have bolstered their squads with a number of big-money signings.
Daily Mail - Thu Aug 10 12:15 AM
The 22-year-old also has interest from Bournemouth and West Ham though would be guaranteed more playing time in the Championship initially.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 11:44 PM
Newcastle United have made an approach to take Kenedy on loan from Chelsea. The 21-year-old Brazilian was disciplined by Chelsea after posting offensive messages against the Chinese.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 11:06 PM
Nemanja Matic knows a thing or two about winning the Premier League and has already seen enough to be confident of a Manchester United title challenge this season.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 10:32 PM
To celebrate 25 years of the Premier League, we asked Sportsmail’s experts Jamie Redknapp, Chris Sutton and Martin Koewn to pick their best player and best goal of the era.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 7:27 PM
Chelsea attacking-midfielder Willian has revealed that his agent held talks over a potential move to Manchester United before committing his future to the Blues.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 3:22 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has admitted that Nemanja Matic's departure to Manchester United is 'a great loss.' Conte made no effort to disguise his disappointment.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 2:49 PM
Craig Shakespeare has told Chelsea any pursuit of Danny Drinkwater will prove futile as Leicester are not prepared to sell their best players. Chelsea are willing to offer £30m for Drinkwater.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 1:23 PM
Terry joined Aston Villa on a free transfer earlier this summer, but Terry, who made 492 Premier League appearances for Chelsea, has been pictured with former teammate Pedro.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 11:25 AM
Joao Cancelo had been expected to join Juventus but Chelsea have asked about his situation too as they search for a new wing back. The 23-year-old would cost around £25million.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 11:25 AM
Victor Lindelof and Romelu Lukaku joined Serbian midfielder Nemanja Matic in making their competitive debuts in Tuesday's UEFA Super Cup defeat to Real Madrid.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 11:15 AM
Gary Cahill admits Diego Costa will be a ‘big miss’ for Chelsea and is hopeful Antonio Conte will bolster their squad before the window shuts. The striker scored 22 goals last season but now faces exit.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 10:57 AM
Chelsea FC owner Roman Abramovich has been linked to a married ballerina in Russian media reports just days after it was announced he was splitting from his third wife.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 10:23 AM
Italian Antonio Conte believes Chelsea need to make more signings before the summer transfer window slams shut if they want to successfully defend their Premier League title.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 9:23 AM
The Premier League season begins on Friday, leaving clubs scrambling to get their business done before their opening fixtures. So follow all of the day's latest transfer news here as it develops.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 12:24 AM
After being told to stay away from his club's preparations for the upcoming season Costa remains in Brazil where he has been filling his time with a variety of activities.
Daily Mail - Tue Aug 8 10:39 PM
CHARLES SALE - SPORTS AGENDA: The move being discussed by station chiefs would see their iconic presenter moved to weekends and Sky's Jeff Stelling taking the hot seat.
Daily Mail - Tue Aug 8 10:30 PM
EXCLUSIVE: Chelsea have launched a £25m swoop for Arsenal star Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. Chelsea have stepped up their interest in the England international over the past week.
Daily Mail - Tue Aug 8 6:39 PM
It is fair to say Chelsea's close season has not gone entirely to plan, but the Premier League champions were in good spirits as they posed for a photo shoot on the eve of the new season.
Daily Mail - Tue Aug 8 6:38 PM
The Daily Mail revealed on Monday how the FA handed Aluko hush money to sign a confidentiality agreement that prevented her discussing an email, in which she alleged bullying by Sampson and his staff.
Daily Mail - Tue Aug 8 3:26 PM
Chelsea are continuing to discuss a move for Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater. The 27-year-old is keen to speak with the Premier League champions over a potential move.
Daily Mail - Tue Aug 8 11:02 AM
On the eve of a new campaign it is the norm to debate the respective merits of each side's strongest starting XI, but what about those in reserve? Sportsmail analyses their options.
Daily Mail - Tue Aug 8 9:12 AM
The Premier League season begins on Friday, leaving clubs scrambling to get their business done before their opening fixtures. Follow all the updates throughout the day with Sportsmail.
Daily Mail - Mon Aug 7 7:00 PM
Antonio Conte has made no secret of his desire to strengthen his squad before the market closes and the Premier League champions are confident of landing four more signings.
Daily Mail - Mon Aug 7 2:22 PM
Manchester United have had a £36m bid for Barcelona's Sergi Roberto rejected and Chelsea could soon join the race for the midfielder, according to reports in Spain.
Daily Mail - Mon Aug 7 1:36 PM
The forward was filmed laughing and smiling as Chelsea players, including £70million summer signing Morata, stood around in a clip that was widely shared on social media.
Daily Mail - Mon Aug 7 12:34 PM
Another set-back at Wembley, a tetchy press conference and Antonio Conte’s patience is clearly wearing thin. Little has gone to plan in 90 days since the Premier League title was clinched.
Daily Mail - Mon Aug 7 12:00 PM
Captain Gary Cahill won the toss, elected to go first on the advice of his team-mates and converted the opening kick himself at Wembley on Sunday. But the momentum swung Arsenal's way.
Daily Mail - Mon Aug 7 10:51 AM
The start of the coming Premier League season marks the 25th anniversary of the first campaign for the then-breakaway league. But what happened to the players from that season?
Daily Mail - Mon Aug 7 9:49 AM
Antonio Conte has defended his decision to allow goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois to take a penalty in Chelsea's Community Shield shootout defeat by Arsenal.
Daily Mail - Mon Aug 7 7:48 AM
The Spaniard was Chelsea's top goalscorer for the last three seasons netting 59 times in 120 games since his £35million switch from Vicente Calderon in 2014.
Daily Mail - Mon Aug 7 7:22 AM
The Premier League season begins on Friday, leaving clubs scrambling to get their business done before their opening fixtures. Follow all the updates throughout the day with Sportsmail.
Daily Mail - Sun Aug 6 11:15 PM
GRAHAM POLL: The Community Shield is always seen by referees as a chance to set the scene for the season. For me the red card for Pedro was a strong but justifiable decision.
Daily Mail - Sun Aug 6 10:32 PM
Another Arsenal triumph at Wembley sparked another deluge of ticker tape and another impromptu team celebration shot, gathered in the goalmouth where the penalties were taken.
Daily Mail - Sun Aug 6 10:31 PM
John Terry has received a resounding report from his new centre-back partner James Chester after the former Chelsea captain began his Aston Villa career.
Daily Mail - Sun Aug 6 10:31 PM
Arsenal beat Chelsea on penalties in the Community Shield on Sunday afternoon following a 1-1 draw to make it nine Wembley wins in a row for Arsene Wenger's side.
Daily Mail - Sun Aug 6 8:38 PM
Antonio Conte snapped on Sunday after he was quizzed about Chelsea's transfer business as his team slumped to a successive Wembley loss to Arsenal in the FA Community Shield.
Daily Mail - Sun Aug 6 8:03 PM
SAMI MOKBEL AT WEMBLEY: Sead Kolasinac headed the equaliser as Arsenal came from behind to beat Chelsea on penalties in the Community Shield at Wembley on Sunday.
Daily Mail - Sun Aug 6 5:21 PM
Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker was left covered in blood after a sickening clash with Gary Cahill during the first half of the Community Shield final on Sunday.
Daily Mail - Sun Aug 6 5:13 PM
Chelsea legend Frank Lampard has called on his former club to strengthen after pointing out the glaring disparity in the size of Antonio Conte's squad compared Arsenal's on Sunday.
Daily Mail - Sun Aug 6 4:39 PM
SAMI MOKBEL AT WEMBLEY: Sead Kolasinac headed the equaliser as Arsenal came from behind to beat Chelsea on penalties in the Community Shield at Wembley on Sunday.
Daily Mail - Sun Aug 6 4:34 PM
Midway through the first-half came the first flash of what you can buy with £52million. A skilful turn and a change of pace on the counter-attack and Arsenal were slicing through Chelsea blue.
Daily Mail - Sun Aug 6 4:08 PM
Arsenal won the first trophy of the 2017-18 season against Chelsea through spot kicks after an entertaining and controversial Community Shield clash in the sunshine at Wembley.
Daily Mail - Sun Aug 6 12:14 PM
Didier Drogba is now 39 years old, but he has lost none of the power from the shots which made him a Chelsea hero. The former Ivory Coast international is now captain of Phoenix Rising.
Daily Mail - Sun Aug 6 12:00 PM
It's an all-London affair at Wembley on Sunday afternoon as bitter rivals Arsenal and Chelsea go head-to-head in the Community Shield. Follow all the action as it happens with Sportsmail.