- Wed Aug 22 8:50 AM
Today’s tittle-tattle didn’t get the ending A player who makes no secret of his ambitions to move elsewhere while simultaneously giving every appearance of being perfectly content where he is, Eden Hazard
will be the subject of one more bid from Real Madrid before the European transfer window shu...
- Mon Aug 20 9:30 PM
• England midfielder will stay and work with Maurizio Sarri • Crystal Palace and Schalke among clubs keen on loan deal Chelsea have made clear to Ruben Loftus-Cheek that he will have opportunities to make his mark in the first team at Stamford Bridge this season and have reiterated their reluctan...
- Mon Aug 20 8:33 AM
Burnley already suffering effects of Europe, the flipside to N’Golo Kanté’s new role and Wolves’s strikers struggling to match team’s midfield talent Brighton upstaged Manchester United, but that they did so without the help of any of their headline summer signings (Alireza Jahanbakhsh, Yves Biss...
- Sun Aug 19 10:30 PM
The striker Antonio Conte once called the kind of man you’d like to ‘marry your daughter’ is determined to add a reputation for ruthlessness in front of goal to his nice-guy image Last September Chelsea’s then manager, Antonio Conte, used a pre-match press conference to lavish praise on Álvaro Mo...
- Sun Aug 19 8:13 PM
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- Sun Aug 19 10:12 AM
• Belgian has been heavily linked with move to Real Madrid • ‘At the moment I am happy – I won’t go’ says 27-year-old Eden Hazard
has confirmed he will not leave Chelsea this month, describing rumours surrounding his future as “stupidity”. Hazard has been heavily linked with a move away from Stam...
- Sat Aug 18 9:14 PM
Italian has good fortune Chelsea have started with two wins while Unai Emery must feel aggrieved Arsenal are stuck on zero For two managers new to English football, bringing their own ideas and cultures to these shores, it did not take long to experience the full chaos of the Premier League in al...
- Sat Aug 18 7:34 PM
This ended up feeling like a vindication of all the caution expressed publicly by Maurizio Sarri and Unai Emery in the campaign’s early days. Chelsea, relieved to have a player of Eden Hazard’s calibre to fling on to make a difference, triumphed here at Arsenal’s expense and celebrated in the gid...
- Sat Aug 18 4:32 PM
Premier League updates from the London derby Tony Adams: ‘I put down alcohol. But not fish and chips’ And feel free to email Scott to get in touch 4.32pm BST Chelsea: Arrizabalaga, Azpilicueta, Rudiger, Luiz, Alonso, Kante, Jorginho, Barkley, Willian, Morata, Pedro. Subs: Hazard, Caballero, Moses...
- Fri Aug 17 10:30 PM
• Manager intent on holding on to Belgian playmaker • ‘I feared losing him for 20 days, ’ says Italian Maurizio Sarri believes Eden Hazard
has the ability to establish himself as the best player in the world but has admitted he feared losing the Belgium forward in the three weeks after taking cha...
- Fri Aug 17 2:53 PM
Maurizio Sarri and Unai Emery are still feeling their way into a new league. Yet this derby may provide a far better gauge of their capabilities than Chelsea’s walkover at Huddersfield, or Arsenal’s toils against Manchester City. Sarri, who is considering offering Eden Hazard a first start, belie...
- Fri Aug 17 12:45 AM
Chelsea and Arsenal promise goals and flaws, Fulham need to tighten up at Spurs and will sparks fly again when Benítez meets Warnock? With two teams in flux, Chelsea’s derby with Arsenal is a meeting that promises goals. Both sides are vulnerable in defence and dangerous in attack. Although beate...
- Thu Aug 16 6:01 PM
• Unai Emery backs goalkeeper after Manchester City loss • ‘For Saturday, the decision for me is easy’ Unai Emery has confirmed goalkeeper Petr Cech
will keep his place in goal for Arsenal when they head to Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday. The 36-year-old appeared to struggle with Emery...
- Thu Aug 16 9:25 AM
Today’s tell-all didn’t get where it is today learning about the ‘them and us’ situation which bedevils British industry so tragically Having played just a solitary minute for Real Madrid’s first team back in April 2010, Marcos Alonso is being tenuously linked with a return to the club of his you...