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London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 12 10:51 PM
Antonio Conte lauded a "perfect" Champions League return for Chelsea after Tuesday night's 6-0 Group C rout of Qarabag.
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 12 10:02 PM
Chelsea marked their Champions League return with a 6-0 Group C rout of Azerbaijan's Qarabag, but sterner tests await.
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 12 9:35 PM
Chelsea summer signing Davide Zappacosta scored a sublime goal as Michy Batshuayi bagged a brace in the Blues' 6-0 Champions League thrashing of Qarabag on Tuesday night.
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 12 6:15 PM
Chelsea return to the Champions League on Tuesday after a one-season absence and could not have wished for an easier opponent.
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 12 4:18 PM
"Do more research, " barked Qarabag boss Gurban Gurbanov when he was asked to tell reporters more about his club on the eve of their Champions League meeting with Chelsea.
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 12 10:04 AM
Eden Hazard took one look at who was sitting next to him on the bench on Saturday and knew Chelsea had the squad to compete on all fronts this season.
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 12 9:02 AM
Chelsea have launched their third kit for the 2017/18 season.
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 12 8:53 AM
Tiemoue Bakayoko has admitted that winning the Champions League with Chelsea is a bigger priority for him than the Premier League this season.
London Evening Standard - Tue Sep 12 7:14 AM
Qarabag boss Gurban Gurbanov insisted his side are unfazed by facing Chelsea in their Champions League debut on Tuesday night.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 11 8:21 PM
Jose Mourinho has insisted Frank de Boer's "incredible" sacking by Crystal Palace should not come as a surprise.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 11 7:21 PM
Super-agent Mino Raiola has urged Juventus star Paulo Dybala to leave the Italian champions and join a side that is 'already suitable for him', hinting that alongside Real Madrid both Manchester clubs and Chelsea would be a good fit.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 11 6:47 PM
The top 10 Fifa 18 players may be dominated by La Liga stars, but Chelsea fans will be delighted as Eden Hazard makes the cut.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 11 6:43 PM
Antonio Conte admitted he was sorry to hear about Frank de Boer's sacking from Crystal Palace, labelling the decision a "pity", but suggested it was an emotional response by the club.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 11 6:13 PM
Hector Bellerin has called on his Arsenal team-mates to repeat the feat of Chelsea last year and use their early-season struggles to propel them to the top.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 11 3:30 PM
Gary Cahill says it is "natural" for him to have been worried about his place in the Chelsea team because of the success the Blues have had in his absence.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 11 2:37 PM
Antonio Conte began his first Champions League press conference as Chelsea coach in good humour, but it is clear the concern of competing on four fronts weighs heavy on his mind.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 11 2:23 PM
Chelsea will not be punished by the Football Association over anti‑Semitic chants but have threatened to impose their own bans on guilty fans.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 11 2:22 PM
Danny Drinkwater is unlikely to be given his Chelsea debut against Qarabag because of injury although Eden Hazard could start the Champions League game on Tuesday, according to Antonio Conte.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 11 1:17 PM
Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez could feature in Thursday's Europa League tie against Cologne, Arsene Wenger has suggested.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 11 11:41 AM
Chelsea will make their return to the Champions League after a one-season absence on Tuesday when the Premier League champions host Qarabag at Stamford Bridge.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 11 10:20 AM
Alvaro Morata is targeting a Champions League hat-trick by helping Chelsea win the competition this season.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 11 8:20 AM
Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante says he refused to celebrate his goal against Leicester because of the respect he maintains for his former club.
London Evening Standard - Mon Sep 11 7:17 AM
Benjamin Mendy rejected Chelsea as he wanted to play for Pep Guardiola at Manchester City, says Monaco vice-president Vadim Vasilyev.
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 10 10:29 PM
Antonio Conte believes N'Golo Kante is already a better player for Chelsea than when he first joined the club and is confirming his status as the best in the Premier League.
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 10 10:29 PM
Eden Hazard admits he has missed playing in the Champions League and has set his sights on winning it with Chelsea this season.
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 10 5:54 PM
Chelsea return to the Champions League on Tuesday after a one-season absence and could not have wished for an easier opponent.
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 10 4:42 PM
Jose Mourinho has praised the personalities of Romelu Lukaku and Nemanja Matic after the one-time Chelsea trio were reunited at Manchester United.
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 10 8:08 AM
Antonio Conte insists it is more important to see Chelsea's record signing Alvaro Morata gain a better understanding of how the champions play football than it is to see him score.
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 9 6:33 PM
Chelsea have issued a statement calling for fans to stop singing a new song about Alvaro Morata which contains anti-Semitic language.
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 9 5:59 PM
Antonio Conte believes Chelsea were in "total control" against Leicester and should have beaten the Foxes by a bigger margin on Saturday.
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 9 5:52 PM
Alvaro Morata admitted the Chelsea team are relishing the Premier League title race this season after the champions beat Leicester 2-1 on Saturday.
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 9 5:37 PM
N'Golo Kante returned to the King Power Stadium to haunt Leicester City as Chelsea won 2-1 on Saturday.
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 9 4:53 PM
Alvaro Morata's fine start to his debut campaign in England continued with a third goal as Chelsea beat Leicester City 2-1 on Saturday.
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 9 1:22 PM
Jose Mourinho has made a thinly-veiled dig at Antonio Conte's Chelsea side, saying the champions won the title last season playing defensive football.
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 9 12:01 PM
Cesar Azpilicueta was always confident the switch to a 3-4-3 formation would pay off for Chelsea.
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 9 10:28 AM
Antonio Conte has insisted a club's appeal is more important in transfer negotiations than a manager speaking to a player personally.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 10:30 PM
Antonio Conte believes Davide Zappacosta will quickly show Chelsea fans his quality because he possesses the right mentality to adapt to life in England.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 10:03 PM
Danny Drinkwater, who left Leicester for Chelsea in the final minutes of the transfer window, is a very clever signing for the champions.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 5:38 PM
Premier League football is back, and the top flight's elite are ready to pick up where they left off with some new faces.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 3:34 PM
Now the transfer window has closed, Antonio Conte would love nothing more than to concentrate on Chelsea's future - but Diego Costa continues to be a frustrating distraction.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 2:44 PM
Antonio Conte has labelled stories which claimed he was prevented from speaking to Ross Barkley on transfer deadline day as "ridiculous".
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 1:52 PM
Antonio Conte has confirmed that Eden Hazard will be included in Chelsea's squad for the trip to Leicester City on Saturday but Danny Drinkwater may not feature against his former side.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 1:42 PM
Chelsea star Eden Hazard has hailed teammate Thibaut Courtois as one of the world's best goalkeepers.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 11:33 AM
Danny Drinkwater could be in line to make his Chelsea debut against his former side Leicester City this weekend after he became the champions' final and, indeed, most high-profile signing of transfer deadline day.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 11:03 AM
Thibaut Courtois admits the Chelsea team are "excited" to welcome Eden Hazard back to the squad but has warned fans not to expect great things from the 26-year-old straight away.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 10:03 AM
In a summer which has seen Chelsea fail to sell Diego Costa and sign a new back-up striker, it appears the answer was already at the club.
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 10:01 AM
Exclusive: Moses puts personal success down to manager Conte
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 8 6:39 AM
Chelsea star Eden Hazard is most popular player in London when it comes to shirt sales, according to figures released by Sports Direct.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 8:07 PM
Nigeria are hoping to convince Chelsea loanee Tammy Abraham to declare for the Super Eagles.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 4:20 PM
Fenerbahce manager Aykut Kocaman has admitted that his side's hopes of acquiring Diego Costa from Chelsea are fading.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 3:43 PM
Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino insists "everything is normal" with Virgil van Dijk as the Chelsea and Liverpool transfer target returns to first-team contention.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 2:52 PM
Ronald Koeman met with Ross Barkley on Tuesday to discuss the midfielder's failed move to Chelsea.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 1:29 PM
Chelsea's Champions League opponents Atletico Madrid are putting the finishing touches to their jaw-dropping new Wanda Metropolitano as they prepare for their first game at the ground this month, having left the Vicente Calderon last season.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 1:15 PM
Petr Cech fears it would take him "10 years" to match his Chelsea trophy haul at Arsenal.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 12:36 PM
Fenerbahce are trying to convince rebel Chelsea striker Diego Costa to join them on loan until January.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 12:27 PM
Antonio Conte is confident Chelsea's bigger fixture list will not damage his chances of retaining the title this season.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 9:38 AM
They all count, as the saying goes. Well not quite if it's in the wrong net, as Michy Batshuayi is finding.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 7 8:24 AM
French striking sensation Kylian Mbappe has revealed how a game for Chelsea's Under-12s convinced him he could make the grade in football.
London Evening Standard - Wed Sep 6 7:15 PM
He may not have played a minute of football this season but Chelsea's AWOL star Diego Costa remains a formidable option for fans of FIFA gamers.
London Evening Standard - Wed Sep 6 12:30 PM
Jose Mourinho believes that Manchester United would have been forced to splash out £200million on Romelu Lukaku and Nemanja Matic had the club tried to sign the duo after Neymar's world-record move to Paris Saint-Germain.
London Evening Standard - Wed Sep 6 12:03 PM
Antonio Conte's achievements at Chelsea have been such that the Italian was awarded one of the top gongs at the 2017 GQ Men of the Year gala on Tuesday night.
London Evening Standard - Wed Sep 6 11:39 AM
Chelsea coach Antonio Conte is considering delaying Eden Hazard's return to the starting XI until the Champions League next week.
London Evening Standard - Wed Sep 6 11:39 AM
Diego Costa is thinking about ending his self-imposed exile in Brazil to return to training at Chelsea.
London Evening Standard - Wed Sep 6 9:11 AM
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has claimed that his Chelsea side were the most attacking champions of the last three seasons, playing more offensive football than Antonio Conte's side last term.