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Daily Mail - Tue Feb 27 11:26 PM
Jose Mourinho wants someone who can dictate the tempo alongside Nemanja Matic plus provide competition for Paul Pogba et al. Here Sportsmail highlights some options they are studying,
Daily Mail - Tue Feb 27 8:26 PM
It's a far cry from four years ago, when the midfielder was considered surplus to requirements by Jose Mourinho and sold to German side Wolfsburg for a fee believed to be around £17.5milllion.
Daily Mail - Tue Feb 27 5:45 PM
Luis Enrique will have to accept a much lower wage than he finished on at Barcelona to land the Chelsea job, should Antonio Conte leave at the end of the season.
Daily Mail - Tue Feb 27 3:23 PM
A selection of Manchester United's first-team stars have taken advantage of being given an extra day off by Jose Mourinho for beating Chelsea at the weekend.
Daily Mail - Tue Feb 27 3:14 PM
The striker is the most prolific points winner in the Premier League - his 24 strikes this season have been solely responsible for 14 points. Take those goals away, and Spurs struggle.
Daily Mail - Tue Feb 27 11:06 AM
Antonio Conte has emerged as Italy's No 1 choice to take over as national team manager. Gian Piero Ventura was fired after the Azzurri missed out on qualifying for the World Cup
Daily Mail - Tue Feb 27 10:41 AM
Chelsea have the quality to secure a top four spot in the Premier League as the race for Champions League qualification heats up, goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has said.
Daily Mail - Tue Feb 27 10:25 AM
Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck claims every Premier League player has heard homophobic, biphobic and transphobic abuse from the stands in their career.
Daily Mail - Mon Feb 26 5:32 PM
Along with Robert Lewandowski, Hazard and his team-mate Courtois are among the top targets for Real Madrid for this year and Chelsea want to keep both as the foundations to their side.
Daily Mail - Mon Feb 26 4:52 PM
Mohamed Salah is already enjoying the sixth best debut season of any Premier League player ever but he's got some way to go to reach the No 1 spot!
Daily Mail - Mon Feb 26 4:14 PM
UEFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against Atalanta following alleged monkey chants from the club's fans during last week's Europa League clash with Borussia Dortmund.
Daily Mail - Mon Feb 26 3:16 PM
When Eric Bailly came on as a substitute in the latter stages, he handed the Serbian midfielder a note from manager Jose Mourinho, which opponent Willian then tried to sneakily read.
Daily Mail - Mon Feb 26 1:24 PM
PETE JENSON: There was the usual collection of hum-dinging centre-forward performances around at the weekend. Kane, Lukaku, Cavani, Suarez, Costa. Then there was Alvaro Morata.
Daily Mail - Mon Feb 26 12:37 PM
The 23-year-old German defender was tasked with keeping the Spaniard in check when his former employers Juventus took om Kimmich's Bayern in the Champions League in 2016.
Daily Mail - Mon Feb 26 11:31 AM
10 THINGS WE LEARNED - RALPH ELLIS: There was plenty of action across the Premier League and the Carabao Cup final this weekend.
Daily Mail - Mon Feb 26 11:26 AM
'There is this risk, ' Antonio Conte says, 'to stay out of the Champions League'. It is an idea Chelsea would hope not to entertain - but now have to face up to. They face a real fight to get back into the top four.
Daily Mail - Mon Feb 26 11:09 AM
Seventen-year-old Gomes made his United bow against Crystal Palace last season and has been included in the match-day squad for the last two FA Cup ties, featuring off the bench against Yeovil.
Daily Mail - Mon Feb 26 11:02 AM
Chelsea's Eden Hazard is the best dribbler in Europe's top five leagues, superior to Neymar and Lionel Messi, according to the latest research by the CIES Football Observatory.
Daily Mail - Mon Feb 26 9:16 AM
The Frenchman went some of the way to recovering his suffering relationship with manager Jose Mourinho as he played the full 90 minutes in the 2-1 win at OLd Trafford.
Daily Mail - Mon Feb 26 6:20 AM
Jose Mourinho hailed an important victory as Manchester United opened up a six-point gap over Chelsea in the race for the top four by beating their rivals 2-1 at Old Trafford on Sunday.
Daily Mail - Mon Feb 26 12:27 AM
Diego Costa gave Atletico the lead in the 29th minute, chasing down Ever Banega just outside the area and easily beating goalkeeper Sergio Rico, scoring for the eighth time against Sevilla.
Daily Mail - Sun Feb 25 11:58 PM
Willian opened the scoring at Old Trafford, before United came back to win 2-1 thanks to goals from Romelu Lukaku and Jesse Lingard. Mourinho was fulsome in his praise for the Brazilian midfielder.
Daily Mail - Sun Feb 25 10:30 PM
‘When you have this type of situation you have to manage the game better and you must be able with experience, with maturity to get three points, ’ Conte said. ‘Instead we are talking about a loss again.'
Daily Mail - Sun Feb 25 6:39 PM
Lukaku shrugged off criticism of his scoring record against big teams after an outstanding performance on Sunday sent Chelsea home with a 2-1 Premier League defeat from Old Trafford.
Daily Mail - Sun Feb 25 5:47 PM
Antonio Conte called for increased use of VAR after a late effort by Alvaro Morata was disallowed for an incorrect offside decision, condemning his team to defeat by Manchester United.
Daily Mail - Sun Feb 25 4:16 PM
Romelu Lukaku starred for Manchester United by scoring their equaliser and then crossing for Jesse Lingard to head home the winner after Willian had fired the away side into the lead.
Daily Mail - Sun Feb 25 4:07 PM
Manchester United beat Chelsea 2-1 at Old Trafford on Sunday to move back into second place in the Premier League. Jesse Lingard scored the winner in the second half.
Daily Mail - Sun Feb 25 4:03 PM
IAN LADYMAN AT OLD TRAFFORD: Lukuku delivered the goods against former club Chelsea as Manchester United came from behind to win 2-1 at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon.
Daily Mail - Sun Feb 25 3:04 PM
Two managerial legends were spotted in the Old Trafford stands on Sunday, with England head coach Eddie Jones taking up his seat alongside Sir Alex Ferguson.
Daily Mail - Sun Feb 25 2:46 PM
Despite being restored to Man United's starting line-up against Chelsea on Sunday, Paul Pogba remains a midfielder who Graeme Souness believes is a 'young man lost in the game'.
Daily Mail - Sun Feb 25 12:02 PM
Manchester United take on Chelsea in an eagerly-anticipated Premier League showdown at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon. Join ADAM SHERGOLD for live coverage.
Daily Mail - Sun Feb 25 10:31 AM
Mauricio Pochettino's side sit a point behind fourth-placed Chelsea, Crystal Palace, meanwhile, sit 17th in the table. You can follow all the action live with Sportsmail's DAN RIPLEY and ADAM CRAFTON.
Daily Mail - Sun Feb 25 10:30 AM
Conte has reiterated his desire to remain at Chelsea next season but admits he must resolve his differences with the board to stay. The Italian concedes his 'bags are packed'.
Daily Mail - Sun Feb 25 9:08 AM
January's feud between Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte became so heated, the Chelsea boss said he will meet him 'in a room just me and him' when the two sides next play each other.
Daily Mail - Sun Feb 25 12:30 AM
Any emotional attachment towards Chelsea has become an insignificance for Jose Mourinho, who revealed Manchester United's clash with Liverpool next month is a bigger game for him.
Daily Mail - Sat Feb 24 11:51 PM
The Belgian impressed against Barcelona in the Champions League and is aiming to inflict defeat on Manchester United. ‘These types of game are the best for the top players, ’ says Conte.
Daily Mail - Sat Feb 24 11:35 PM
After Chelsea lost 4-1 to Watford in the Premier League at the start of February, Conte was reprimanded by his dad Cosimino for showing no rage or passion at Vicarage Road.
Daily Mail - Sat Feb 24 10:40 PM
Serbia midfielder Matic played a key role in the Blues' Premier League title success last season before being allowed to complete a £40million summer move to rivals Manchester United.
Daily Mail - Sat Feb 24 10:33 PM
N'Gole Kante says that Manchester United's recent dip in form means that Chelsea can at least aim for second place even if their Premier League title is effectively gone.
Daily Mail - Sat Feb 24 6:46 PM
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho will attempt to kick off an 'amazing' few weeks in style when former club Chelsea arrive at Old Trafford this weekend.
Daily Mail - Sat Feb 24 6:11 PM
After claiming a crucial away draw against Chelsea in the Champions League mid-week, Barcelona return to domestic action on Saturday evening against Girona.
Daily Mail - Sat Feb 24 11:51 AM
Manchester United against Chelsea. Jose Mourinho against Antonio Conte. Sunday's match is huge in the race for a top four finish. Here, Sportsmail selects a composite XI from both sides.
Daily Mail - Fri Feb 23 10:31 PM
The insults freely traded beneath the multitude-of-sins covering umbrella of 'mind games' only a few weeks ago ceased as Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte prepared for confrontation.
Daily Mail - Fri Feb 23 7:36 PM
Arsenal and Manchester City meet at Wembley in the Carabao Cup final this Sunday. Here's the best bets for the big game plus tips for Man United v Chelsea and the rest of the Premier League.
Daily Mail - Fri Feb 23 5:28 PM
Chelsea took a different approach to training on Friday as they geared up for the Premier League clash of the weekend at Manchester United on Sunday afternoon.
Daily Mail - Fri Feb 23 4:29 PM
Ahead of this weekend's Premier League action, Sportsmail will be providing you with all you need to know about every fixture, with team news, provisional squads, betting odds and Opta stats.
Daily Mail - Fri Feb 23 3:17 PM
Antonio Conte has assured Andreas Christensen his mistake against Barcelona has already been forgotten and hailed the young Dane as a future Chelsea captain.
Daily Mail - Fri Feb 23 1:47 PM
Both Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte have refused to engage in more mind games ahead of the Old Trafford showdown between Manchester United and Chelsea on Sunday.
Daily Mail - Fri Feb 23 12:51 PM
The most vicious managerial rivalry in the Premier League is set to reignite on Sunday when Antonio Conte's Chelsea travel to Old Trafford to face Jose Mourinho's Manchester United.
Daily Mail - Fri Feb 23 11:03 AM
Ahead of the Premier League matchday 28 fixtures, Sportsmail brings you the latest squad news, odds and stats on every top flight fixture as it breaks.
Daily Mail - Fri Feb 23 10:36 AM
Romelu Lukaku has 12 Premier League goals for Manchester United this season, but that statistic alone does not tell the full story of the striker's debut campaign at Old Trafford.
Daily Mail - Thu Feb 22 5:26 PM
Chelsea put their Champions League campaign to one side as Antonio Conte's men geared up for a huge Premier League showdown on Sunday.
Daily Mail - Thu Feb 22 12:07 PM
Several hours before David De Gea’s lightning save thwarted Sevilla on Wednesday night, Real Madrid supporters had watched their own team’s keeper Kiko Casilla flap at an early corner.
Daily Mail - Thu Feb 22 11:36 AM
With the first legs of the Champions League last-16 stage now complete, it is not out of the question to think that all five Premier League clubs could make it through to the quarter-finals.
Daily Mail - Thu Feb 22 11:24 AM
KIT HOLDEN: Pierre-Emerick who? If Borussia Dortmund had post break-up blues after losing their star striker to Arsenal last month, they are now enjoying quite the rebound.
Daily Mail - Thu Feb 22 10:51 AM
Eden Hazard has revealed where he feels his best position on the pitch is. The Belgian has been deployed as a false nine in recent weeks by Antonio Conte after injury to Alvaro Morata.
Daily Mail - Thu Feb 22 10:17 AM
The European champions are desperate for an upgrade on current goalkeeper Keylor Navas and have their eyes set on the Premier League duo.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 11:16 PM
They will tackle Portugal on June 2, which could mean facing Cristiano Ronaldo, before playing Egypt on June 6. They then take on Costa Rica five days later, with venues to be announced.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 9:15 PM
ADAM SHERGOLD AT THE EBB STADIUM: Already so dominant on the domestic front, Chelsea’s kids are marching on Europe once again. A five-goal salvo booked a trip to Madrid.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 6:25 PM
Nothing beats being at a Champions League knockout game - the sights, the smells, the atmosphere, the songs and celebrations when the ball hits the back of the net.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 12:39 PM
ROB DRAPER'S CHAMPIONS LEAGUE COLUMN: Just Manchester United to go and we can tick off a full house of impressive performances by the five English clubs.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 11:43 AM
Lionel Messi's display against Chelsea earned rave reviews from the BT Sport pundits as they hailed the Argentine's brilliance in their post-match analysis of the Champions League tie.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 11:40 AM
PETE JENSON: Barcelona supporters are busy giving thanks on Wednesday after what one Spanish match report headlined: ‘Miracle in London’. They drew 1-1 with Chelsea.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 11:40 AM
Eden Hazard has insisted Chelsea will attack Barcelona in the second leg of their Champions League last 16 tie and claimed a place in the quarter-finals is firmly within their grasp.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 11:31 AM
Chelsea might have surrendered their Champions League advantage against Barcelona on Tuesday night, but this game was a reminder of what Antonio Conte can do.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 11:08 AM
Sergio Busquets' metronomic passing ability has never in doubt but he took it to new levels in Barcelona's 1-1 draw at Chelsea on Tuesday night.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 11:05 AM
Antonio Conte has defended his decision not to start a recognised striker against Barcelona on Tuesday night by claiming a change in formation would have been 'suicidal'.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 10:22 AM
After hitting the woodwork twice against Barcelona, the third time really was the charm for Willian. To finally get his goal, he used the same trademark move that he has practised to perfection.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 10:20 AM
Lionel Messi scored a 75th-minute equaliser to dash Chelsea's hopes of a famous victory over Barcelona and bag his first goal against the Premier League side at the ninth time of asking.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 10:03 AM
Leon Bailey has insisted that he wants to continue to develop at Bayer Leverkusen rather than move to a 'big club' this summer. Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal are keen on him.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 8:48 AM
There have been increasing doubts over his future at Stamford Bridge. His contract expires in the summer of 2019 and there has been little progress over an extension to that deal.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 7:57 AM
Barcelona forward Luis Suarez has backed his side to go on and beat Chelsea at the Nou Camp after Lionel Messi's crucial equaliser ended the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie a draw.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 7:03 AM
Conte's side battled hard to hold Barcelona to a 1-1 draw in the Champions League on Tuesday night, although the Italian has not had it all his own way this term.
Daily Mail - Wed Feb 21 12:16 AM
Fabregas chatted with his pals in the tunnel after it ended all square in the first leg of the last-16 tie. The trio, who were on holiday together in Ibiza last summer, seemed to be in an upbeat mood.