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London Evening Standard - Thu Dec 7 6:34 PM
Chelsea star N'Golo Kante is the highest-ranking Premier League player in this year's Ballon d'Or voting.
London Evening Standard - Thu Dec 7 4:42 PM
Javier Hernandez looks likely to return to West Ham's squad for Saturday's home London derby against Chelsea.
London Evening Standard - Thu Dec 7 4:02 PM
Chelsea, Arsenal, Crystal Palace and West Ham will have their FA Cup third-round ties screened live on TV in January.
London Evening Standard - Thu Dec 7 3:05 PM
Alvaro Morata has praised Antonio Conte's managerial methods, saying the Chelsea coach helps develop his players by never letting them get too comfortable.
London Evening Standard - Thu Dec 7 1:25 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is "smart" enough not to leave the Blues for AC Milan, according to former Inter Milan president Massimo Moratti.
London Evening Standard - Thu Dec 7 1:10 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is "smart" enough not to leave the Blues for AC Milan, according to former Inter Milan president Massimo Moratti.
London Evening Standard - Thu Dec 7 10:06 AM
Chelsea's draw with Atletico Madrid condemned them to second place in Group C, and the possibility of serious repercussions in the knockout stages of the Champions League.
London Evening Standard - Thu Dec 7 8:30 AM
Willian admits Chelsea must beat West Ham on Saturday if the Blues stand any chance of catching up with Premier League leaders Manchester City.
London Evening Standard - Wed Dec 6 9:39 PM
The group stage of the 2017-18 Champions League season is now over, with 16 teams left with dreams of lifting the trophy.
London Evening Standard - Wed Dec 6 9:19 PM
Willian admits the Chelsea players are not happy with finishing runners-up in their Champions League group but urged his teammates to turn their attention to the Premier League title race.
London Evening Standard - Wed Dec 6 11:19 AM
Chelsea's draw with Atletico Madrid condemned them to second place in Group C, and the possibility of serious repercussions in the knockout stages of the Champions League.
London Evening Standard - Wed Dec 6 10:45 AM
Arsene Wenger and Antonio Conte are among the nominees for Premier League Manager of the Month for November.
London Evening Standard - Wed Dec 6 10:28 AM
Antonio Conte had just been asked whether Chelsea have a better chance of winning the Champions League or Premier League this season - and his non-committal response spoke volumes.
London Evening Standard - Wed Dec 6 10:10 AM
Chelsea captain Gary Cahill admits he is desperate to avoid Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain in the last 16 of the Champions League.
London Evening Standard - Tue Dec 5 10:41 PM
Antonio Conte insists no team will welcome facing Chelsea in the Champions League knockout stages.
London Evening Standard - Tue Dec 5 10:15 PM
Chelsea finished second in Champions League Group C after rallying to draw 1-1 with Atletico Madrid at Stamford Bridge.
London Evening Standard - Tue Dec 5 10:14 PM
Eden Hazard fears nobody in the Champions League draw after insisting that Chelsea must also be considered one of Europe's top teams.
London Evening Standard - Tue Dec 5 9:39 PM
Chelsea finished runners-up in their Champions League group despite coming from behind to salvage a 1-1 draw at home to Atletico Madrid on Tuesday night.
London Evening Standard - Tue Dec 5 3:02 PM
Chelsea may have already booked their place in the Champions League knock-out stages, but there is still plenty to play for at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday night.
London Evening Standard - Tue Dec 5 12:33 PM
Eden Hazard is in no rush to sign a new contract at Chelsea but will hold more talks with the west London club later in the season.
London Evening Standard - Tue Dec 5 12:01 PM
The final round of Champions League group stage games are upon us, and while the majority of English teams have seal their fate there is still plenty to decide.
London Evening Standard - Tue Dec 5 10:53 AM
Cesar Azpilicueta has told his Chelsea team-mates it is crucial they take their opportunity to knock Atletico Madrid out of the Champions League on Tuesday.
London Evening Standard - Tue Dec 5 8:38 AM
Former Premier League referee Mark Clattenburg has claimed the "abuse" he has received over comments on a podcast in which he said he let Tottenham "self-destruct" in a 2016 draw at Chelsea would put others off wanting to become officials.
London Evening Standard - Tue Dec 5 8:23 AM
Antonio Conte is "extremely happy" with Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata and harbours "no ill feelings" at missing out on signing Romelu Lukaku, according to former Blues advisor Michael Emenalo.
London Evening Standard - Tue Dec 5 6:40 AM
Filipe Luis believes "animal" Diego Costa was Chelsea's best player during his time at Stamford Bridge, and admitted the striker's absence from Atletico Madrid's Champions League tie with Antonio Conte's side on Tuesday will be a blow to the Spanish side.
London Evening Standard - Mon Dec 4 8:57 PM
Cesc Fabregas has revealed he was concerned about his future at Chelsea last season, but admitted that he and coach Antonio Conte now share a "fantastic" relationship.
London Evening Standard - Mon Dec 4 8:23 PM
David Luiz will not make Antonio Conte's matchday squad for Chelsea's Champions League game against Atletico Madrid on Tuesday because of injury.
London Evening Standard - Mon Dec 4 7:24 PM
Chelsea will face Norwich in the FA Cup third round.
London Evening Standard - Mon Dec 4 7:02 PM
The FA Cup returns for England's leading clubs in the New Year as Arsenal begin their defence of the trophy.
London Evening Standard - Mon Dec 4 6:21 PM
The FA Cup third round draw is a staple of the English footballing calendar, as the top sides in the country are thrown into the hat with those from the lower reaches.
London Evening Standard - Mon Dec 4 5:39 PM
Antonio Conte will speak to the media at Stamford Bridge on Monday evening as the Chelsea boss previews his side's Champions League clash with Atletico Madrid.
London Evening Standard - Mon Dec 4 4:58 PM
Former Chelsea technical director Michael Emenalo says fans have no need to worry about Antonio Conte departing the club, insisting the Italian coach enjoys "a lot of respect" with the board and owner Roman Abramovich.
London Evening Standard - Mon Dec 4 4:05 PM
David Luiz missed Chelsea training on Monday ahead of the club's Champions League game with Atletico Madrid as the defender continues his recovery from a knee problem.
London Evening Standard - Mon Dec 4 2:29 PM
Antonio Conte has converted Victor Moses from an ordinary player into an outstanding one, according to Garth Crooks.
London Evening Standard - Mon Dec 4 11:04 AM
Chelsea are concerned that Thibaut Courtois's family situation might cause him to reject a new contract, even if they agree to meet his wage demands.
London Evening Standard - Mon Dec 4 9:54 AM
Former Premier League referee Mark Clattenburg has made the remarkable claim that he "allowed Tottenham to self-destruct" in their 2-2 draw with Chelsea that handed the 2016 Premier League title to Leicester.
London Evening Standard - Mon Dec 4 9:24 AM
Antonio Conte has warned Chelsea will face formidable opponents regardless of whether they top their Champions League group.
London Evening Standard - Sun Dec 3 10:30 PM
Chelsea coach Antonio Conte believes the best of Eden Hazard is still to come and has told the winger he needs to win one of the game's great prizes to join the elite.
London Evening Standard - Sun Dec 3 9:24 PM
Chelsea may have already booked their place in the Champions League knock-out stages, but there is still plenty to play for at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday night.
London Evening Standard - Sun Dec 3 4:28 PM
Cesc Fabregas has warned Manchester City that Chelsea are primed to pounce when they slip up.
London Evening Standard - Sun Dec 3 2:25 PM
Victor Moses has become one of the best wing-backs in the world under the guidance of Antonio Conte, according to Jamie Redknapp.
London Evening Standard - Sun Dec 3 9:22 AM
Antonio Conte has joked that he will tell Gary Cahill and Danny Drinkwater to not kick Eden Hazard when England play Belgium at next year's World Cup.
London Evening Standard - Sat Dec 2 4:07 PM
Rafa Benitez insists he did not notice the Chelsea fans' jeering his return to the club, saying he was too focused on his Newcastle team.
London Evening Standard - Sat Dec 2 3:46 PM
Antonio Conte does not care how Eden Hazard scores from the penalty spot, but warned the Chelsea star against a 'Panenka' repeat.
London Evening Standard - Sat Dec 2 2:54 PM
Chelsea overcame an early setback to secure all three points at Stamford Bridge.
London Evening Standard - Sat Dec 2 2:30 PM
Chelsea began Gameweek 15 of the 2017-18 Premier League season with a come-from-behind win over Newcastle United.
London Evening Standard - Sat Dec 2 2:20 PM
Eden Hazard scored twice to inspire Chelsea to a 3-1 win over Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.
London Evening Standard - Sat Dec 2 10:30 AM
Blues look to close the gap on the two Manchester sides in the weekend's first top flight match
London Evening Standard - Sat Dec 2 7:36 AM
Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez will return to Chelsea confident he will receive a good reception after his brief cameo at Stamford Bridge.
London Evening Standard - Sat Dec 2 6:57 AM
Standard Sport's Vaishali Bhardwaj was on the judging panel for this month's award
London Evening Standard - Fri Dec 1 10:26 PM
Antonio Conte has hit out at Chelsea's fixture list again and believes it has become a joke.
London Evening Standard - Fri Dec 1 10:25 PM
Antonio Conte has joked he can no longer afford a birthday present for his wife Elisabetta after agreeing to pay an £8, 000 fine to the Football Association.
London Evening Standard - Fri Dec 1 8:25 PM
Watford boss Marco Silva is not concerned by Tottenham and Chelsea's interest in their star forward Richarlison.
London Evening Standard - Fri Dec 1 6:30 PM
Chelsea know they have to keep winning because of what Manchester City are doing, and this will be a win for the Blues without it being a spanking, because Rafa Benitez will have Newcastle organised.
London Evening Standard - Fri Dec 1 2:37 PM
Antonio Conte has refused to guarantee that no Chelsea player will be sold when the transfer window opens in January.
London Evening Standard - Fri Dec 1 2:28 PM
Chelsea coach Antonio Conte insists he has a good bond with Rafa Benitez and hopes the Newcastle coach will get a good reception from Blues' fans on Saturday.
London Evening Standard - Fri Dec 1 1:53 PM
Chelsea coach Antonio Conte has confirmed he will not contest the Football Association misconduct charge for being sent off against Swansea and will pay the £8, 000 fine.
London Evening Standard - Fri Dec 1 11:28 AM
Rafa Benitez is the last Chelsea manager to win a European trophy, yet he is unlikely to get a warm welcome at Stamford Bridge as Newcastle boss on Saturday.