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Guardian - Fri Feb 16 9:58 PM
Quite what the Barcelona scouts dispatched to this corner of south-west London to cast their eyes over next week’s opponents would have gleaned from this thrashing is anyone’s guess. Chelsea’s passage into the quarter-finals of the FA Cup was achieved without mustering up much of a sweat, with Hu...
Guardian - Fri Feb 16 6:45 PM
All the latest from the 7.45pm GMT and 8.00pm GMT kick-offs Conte hails Ryan Mason’s ‘great strength’ after injury recovery Why not send Rob an email? 3.38pm GMT Let us speak frankly: this is not the most inspiring fifth round draw in the history of the FA Cup*. The weekend starts with two fixtur...
Guardian - Fri Feb 16 5:00 PM
Chelsea’s hopes of upsetting Barcelona rest on Belgian but he may wonder if his best chance of achieving greatness is to move This week a clip emerged of three Barcelona players being confronted by a metal railing , with each of them choosing to deal with the obstacle in a different way. While Jo...
Guardian - Thu Feb 15 10:30 PM
• Mason had 14 metal plates inserted in his skull • Cahill ‘devastated’ at Mason’s retirement announcement Antonio Conte has praised Ryan Mason’s strength of character in recovering from the horrific head injury sustained during Hull City’s Premier League match at Chelsea 13 months ago that has f...
Guardian - Tue Feb 13 1:00 PM
Antonio Conte was relieved to see Chelsea return to winning ways, with a 3-0 win over West Brom coming after heavy losses to Watford and Bournemouth. The result is thought to have eased the pressure on the manager but his side still face a challenging spell. Their next game is a fifth-round FA Cu...
Guardian - Tue Feb 13 9:33 AM
Spurs dread in-form Juventus, Porto plan to cause an upset at Anfield and Neymar will show Spain what it is missing Juventus If we play as solidly as we have done in the last few months, we will be tough to beat. After a slow start to the season we have picked up in defence and now, despite not l...
Guardian - Mon Feb 12 11:45 PM
Eden Hazard double sees winning ways return to Stamford Bridge • West Bromwich’s Daniel Sturridge picks up yet another injury Antonio Conte has vowed to fight speculation over his future “until the end” after Chelsea recovered their place in the top four with a much-needed victory over West Bro...
Guardian - Mon Feb 12 11:11 PM
The striker, signed by Chelsea from Arsenal in January, has a physical presence and is a good foil for Eden Hazard Squint a little as Chelsea despatched West Bromwich Albion at Stamford Bridge and at times it was as though the champions’ attack was doing a slightly rattly impersonation of its old...
Guardian - Mon Feb 12 9:56 PM
It was only when the third goal bulged West Brom’s net, as this contest drifted into its last quarter, that Chelsea could truly relax and bask in a restorative victory. Eden Hazard, forever their inspiration, had darted across the edge of the area away from Jonny Evans and ripped a shot inside Be...
Guardian - Mon Feb 12 7:13 PM
Minute-by-minute Premier League updates, kick-off 8pm (GMT) Conte urges Chelsea to stick with him and not be ‘stupid’ And feel free to email Ben or tweet @benfisherj 7.13pm GMT Headline team news: Conte hands striker Olivier Giroud his first start since arriving from Arsenal on deadline day, as o...
Guardian - Mon Feb 12 8:57 AM
Today’s tell-all didn’t get where it is today by selling ice cream tasting of bookends, pumice stone and West Germany Juventus entertain Tottenham Hotspur on Tuesday and will hope to keep their 16th consecutive clean sheet. Max Allegri’s side last shipped a goal on 22 November and are on a 10-mat...
Guardian - Sun Feb 11 10:29 PM
Manager reflects on Chelsea’s relative restraint in January by saying, ‘One way might be to stop improving the players I have’ Antonio Conte has made clear his frustrations at Chelsea’s strategy in the January transfer window by admitting his powers of persuasion clearly remain “a disaster” when...
Guardian - Sat Feb 10 10:30 PM
• Manager wants club to think long-term even if no trophies are won • ‘There are two ways – a stupid way and an intelligent way’ Antonio Conte has warned the Chelsea hierarchy there is “a stupid way and an intelligent way” to react to a trophyless campaign and urged them to trust in his vision fo...
Guardian - Sat Feb 10 12:01 PM
From Juventus and Spurs’ intriguing battle to Chelsea’s forbidding meeting with Barcelona and a likely stroll for Bayern, we look over all eight last-16 matchups Tuesday, St Jakob-Park and Wednesday 7 March, Etihad Related: New era edges closer as Tottenham seek to draw a line under austerity yea...
Guardian - Sat Feb 10 9:00 AM
The visit of a club four points adrift at the foot would normally cheer the champions, though West Bromwich Albion pose a particular threat to those in charge at Chelsea. They are not the team to confront when the head coach’s job is on the line, as André Villas-Boas and Roberto Di Matteo might a...