- Sun Feb 25 11:00 PM
Thessaloniki (Greece) (AFP) – Olympiakos coach Oscar
Garcia will spend the night at a heavily-guarded Thessaloniki hospital following the postponement of the derby between PAOK and Olympiakos on Sunday. Garcia was struck in the face by a toilet roll thrown by a spectator minutes before kick-off....
- Sun Feb 25 9:20 PM
Thessaloniki (Greece) (AFP) – Sunday’s Greek Super League derby between PAOK Thessaloniki and Olympiakos was called off after Olympiakos coach Oscar
Garcia was struck in the face by a toilet roll thrown by a spectator minutes before kick-off. Garcia left Toumba Stadium for a local hospital to see...
- Sun Feb 25 5:45 PM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho believes it was important for two coaches of his and Chelsea’s Antonio Conte’s stature to put their public dispute behind them by shaking hands before and after United’s 2-1 victory on Sunday. Mourinho and Conte’s simmeri...
- Sun Feb 25 5:41 PM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Jose Mourinho hailed Romelu Lukaku
’s ability to bounce back from a difficult start as the Belgian inspired a Manchester United fightback to beat Chelsea 2-1 at Old Trafford. Lukaku cancelled out Willian’s opener with his first United goal against top six Premie...
- Sun Feb 25 4:25 PM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Romelu Lukaku
broke his barren run against top six Premier League opposition and provided the winner for Jesse Lingard as Manchester United came from behind to beat Chelsea 2-1 at Old Trafford. Victory against his former club was particularly sweet for Jose Mou...
- Sun Feb 25 2:00 AM
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Man United vs. Chelsea in the Premier League, you’ve come to the right place. Conte against Mourinho, Pogba against Kante. Those are just two of the matchups that we should be graced with on Sunday in a huge match between the two Premier League giant...
- Sat Feb 24 12:40 AM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is under pressure to show a more daring approach and get the best out of Paul Pogba and Alexis Sanchez for a grudge match against Chelsea’s Antonio Conte on Sunday. Pogba hasn’t completed 90 minutes in over a month after...
- Fri Feb 23 5:56 PM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte and Jose Mourinho played down their bitter war of words on Friday ahead of Manchester United’s potentially feisty meeting with Chelsea at Old Trafford. Blues boss Conte has clashed numerous times with United manager Mourinho since arriving at Stamford Bridge in 2016....
- Fri Feb 23 5:09 PM
Second-place Manchester United host fourth-place Chelsea this Sunday, February 25, at 9:05 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Telemundo, highlighting NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this weekend. Manchester United sit just three points above Chelsea in the Premier League table, and come off a goalle...
- Fri Feb 23 2:18 AM
London (AFP) – Manchester United and Chelsea cross swords this weekend with all eyes on the dugouts after a war of words between Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte and Liverpool could take advantage. With one or both of the sides bound to drop points at Old Trafford, Jurgen Klopp’s team are in prime...
- Wed Feb 21 11:30 AM
London (AFP) – Chelsea’s Willian is confident Antonio Conte’s side can pull off a shock win in Barcelona after he came close to upstaging Argentine superstar Lionel Messi in their Champions League clash at Stamford Bridge. Nine years on from a hugely controversial semi-final between the clubs, An...
- Wed Feb 21 1:11 AM
London (AFP) – Chelsea manager Antonio Conte believes the English champions can do “something incredible” by knocking Barcelona out of the Champions League at the Camp Nou on March 14, despite blowing a lead to draw the first leg of their last-16 tie 1-1. Willian gave reason to a bold team select...
- Tue Feb 20 9:45 PM
London (AFP) – Lionel Messi struck for the first time in nine games against Chelsea to give Barcelona the upper hand from the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie on Tuesday by salvaging a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge. Willian’s fine strike just after the hour mark had put Chelsea in co...
- Tue Feb 20 7:05 PM
London (AFP) – Eden Hazard
is expected to operate in an unusual centre-forward role after Chelsea boss Antonio Conte left Olivier Giroud
and Alvaro Morata on the bench for Tuesday’s Champions League last 16, first leg against Barcelona. Giroud has made just two starts since joining from Arsenal o...
- Tue Feb 20 11:30 AM
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Chelsea vs. Barcelona in the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 1st leg, you’ve come to the right place. Arguably one of the most anticipated Champions League matches of the Round of 16 stage kicks off Tuesday between Chelsea and Barcelona at Stamford...
- Mon Feb 19 9:20 PM
London (AFP) – Eden Hazard
admitted he must show more on the Champions League stage for Chelsea if he is to justify comparisons to five-time Ballon d’Or winners Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo
. Hazard goes head-to-head with Messi when Barcelona visit Stamford Bridge in the first leg of their la...
- Mon Feb 19 1:01 AM
London (AFP) – Barcelona’s visit to Chelsea on Tuesday gives Antonio Conte the perfect opportunity to reaffirm his stature as one of Europe’s greatest coaches. “To play against Barcelona is a great challenge for us, ” Conte said after easing the pressure on his job with back-to-back home wins ove...
- Mon Feb 19 12:50 AM
London (AFP) – Chelsea and Barcelona renew hostilities in the Champions League last 16 on Tuesday in what has become a European classic in five tempestuous meetings shrouded in controversy. Here, AFP Sports takes a look back at the five previous knockout ties between the English champions and Cat...