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Sport Review - Fri Aug 24 8:15 AM
Paul Merson is backing Chelsea FC to edge to a narrow 2-1 win over Newcastle United at St James’ Park on Sunday. The Blues have made a positive start to the Premier League campaign following two successive victories. Chelsea FC finished in fifth spot in the Premier League table to miss out on a C...
Sport Review - Fri Aug 24 7:00 AM
Chelsea FC still need to convince Ruben Loftus-Cheek to stay at Stamford Bridge beyond the summer transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is reporting that the England international needs to be convinced that he will be an important player at Stamford Bridge t...
Sport Review - Fri Aug 24 5:10 AM
Michael Owen is backing Chelsea FC’s superior class to help the Blues beat Newcastle United at St James’ Park on Sunday afternoon. The west London side have made a positive start to life under new manager Maurizio Sarri after the former Napoli manager replaced Antonio Conte at the end of the 2017...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 23 9:45 AM
Willian has admitted that he has been hugely impressed by how Jorginho and Mateo Kovacic have adapted to life at Chelsea FC. Kovacic joined Chelsea FC on a season-long loan deal from Real Madrid after Thibaut Courtois moved to the Spanish side from Chelsea FC. Jorginho, meanwhile, was new manager...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 23 9:00 AM
Danny Murphy has warned Maurizio Sarri that he will need to improve Chelsea FC’s defensive frailties. The Blues have conceded four goals in their opening three games under the former Napoli manager. Chelsea FC suffered a 2-0 loss to defending Premier League champions Manchester City in the Commun...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 23 8:43 AM
Olivier Giroud and Alvaro Morata is confident Chelsea FC can score 20 goals a season under Maurizio Sarri, according to Danny Murphy. The Blues finished in fifth spot in the Premier League table last season to miss out on a Champions League place. Chelsea FC have turned to former Napoli manager M...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 23 8:00 AM
Danny Murphy doesn’t believe it is inevitable that Chelsea FC star Eden Hazard will end up at Real Madrid. The Chelsea FC talisman appeared to be facing an uncertain future at Stamford Bridge following the uncertainty surrounding the managerial situation following a difficult season. Indeed, La L...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 23 7:45 AM
Marcos Alonso has admitted that Chelsea FC struggled to contain Arsenal at times during their narrow 3-2 win over the Gunners on Saturday evening. The Blues managed to snatch a 3-2 victory over the north London side at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening as they made it two wins from their openin...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 23 7:00 AM
Marcos Alonso believes that Chelsea FC are quickly adapting to life under new manager Maurizio Sarri after their strong start to the new campaign. The Blues made it back to back wins in the Premier League on Saturday evening when they notched up a 3-2 victory over Arsenal at Stamford Bridge to mo...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 23 6:45 AM
Unai Emery has insisted that Mesut Ozil remains a crucial part of his plans at Arsenal despite the Gunners’ stuttering start to the new season. Ozil has started both of Arsenal’s Premier League games so far this term but has been unable to prevent the north London side from slipping to back to ba...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 23 6:35 AM
Ross Barkley has praised his Chelsea FC team-mates for the way in which they have started the new campaign. The Blues notched up their second straight win of the new campaign on Saturday evening when they claimed a 3-2 victory over Arsenal at Stamford Bridge. The west London side are currently ge...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 23 6:15 AM
Eden Hazard will only sign a new contract with Chelsea FC if the Blues qualify for the Champions League in the current campaign, according to a report. The Times, as quoted by Metro, is reporting that Hazard is mulling over a new £300, 000-a-week contract ahead of the expiration of his current de...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 23 5:30 AM
Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid are set to battle it out to sign Chelsea FC full-back Marcos Alonso, according to a report in Spain. Spanish media outlet AS is reporting that the La Liga duo are both interested in a deal to sign the Spain international following his impressive spell at Chelsea FC...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 23 5:10 AM
Real Madrid are set to launch one final late offer to sign Chelsea FC star Eden Hazard this summer, according to a report. The Daily Mirror is reporting that Chelsea FC have made it clear that Hazard is not for sale in La Liga’s summer transfer window. The same article states that Real Madrid hav...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 23 4:50 AM
Ashley Cole doesn’t believe that Chelsea FC will be one of the main teams fighting for the Premier League title this season. The Blues are currently getting used to life under new manager Maurizio Sarri after his appointment as the club’s new boss last month. The west London side have made a soli...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 23 12:30 AM
Alvaro Morata has admitted that he already feels more comfortable at Chelsea FC under Maurizio Sarri than Antonio Conte. The Blues have been getting used to life under their new Italian manager after the west London club decided to part company with Conte this summer. Chelsea FC laboured to a fif...
Sport Review - Thu Aug 23 12:00 AM
Alvaro Morata is aiming to build on his improved form after he helped to fire Chelsea FC to a 3-2 win over Arsenal in the Premier League at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. The Spanish striker netted his first Premier League goal of the season for the Blues as he helped the west London side ...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 22 11:30 PM
Alvaro Morata has admitted that Chelsea FC still have plenty of room for improvement despite their solid start to the season under Maurizio Sarri. The Blues won their first home Premier League game under their new manager on Saturday as they claimed a 3-2 victory over Arsenal at Stamford Bridge o...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 22 9:15 AM
Maurizio Sarri believes Alvaro Morata can make further improvements after the Spanish striker scored in Chelsea FC’s 3-2 win over Arsenal on Saturday evening. The Spain international failed to get on the score sheet in a disappointing performance in Chelsea FC’s 3-0 victory over Huddersfield Town...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 22 8:00 AM
Pat Nevin has praised Eden Hazard’s impact from the bench in Chelsea FC’s 3-2 win against Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. The Belgium international has started both of their Premier League games on the bench following his participation in the World Cup this summer. Hazard came off...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 22 7:15 AM
Jamie Carragher had some tactical suggestions for new Arsenal boss Unai Emery after their 3-2 defeat by Chelsea FC on Saturday. Arsenal lost their second consecutive game of the new season at the weekend, slumping to a 3-2 loss against Chelsea FC at Stamford Bridge. Emery could only watch on in h...
Sport Review - Wed Aug 22 6:10 AM
N’Golo Kante looked incredible in his new Chelsea FC role in a 3-2 win over Arsenal on Saturday evening, according to Blues legend Pat Nevin. The France international has been given license to push further forward under new Chelsea FC manager Maurizio Sarri. Kante scored in Chelsea FC’s 3-0 win a...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 21 9:00 AM
Jamie Redknapp has claimed that none of the Arsenal players would command a spot in the Chelsea FC team. The Gunners made the short trip to Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening in search of a first Premier League win under Unai Emery. Arsenal suffered a 2-0 loss to defending Premier League champio...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 21 5:50 AM
Jamie Redknapp has criticised Granit Xhaka’s performance in Arsenal’s 3-2 loss to Chelsea FC at Stamford Bridge at the weekend. The Switzerland international retained his starting spot in the Arsenal team despite their 2-0 loss to defending Premier League champions Manchester City in their season...
Sport Review - Tue Aug 21 5:10 AM
Jamie Redknapp has lavished praise on Jorginho for his performance in Chelsea FC’s 3-2 win against Arsenal in the London derby on Saturday evening. The Italy international moved to Chelsea FC in a £57m deal from Serie A runners up Napoli despite interest from defending Premier League champions Ma...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 20 7:15 AM
Lee Dixon has admitted that he is worried about the lack of discipline with Arsenal’s shape in their 3-2 loss to Chelsea FC. Arsenal found themselves two goals down after twenty minutes as Chelsea carved open their defence with ease. Dixon singled out the much-maligned Mesut Özil as a key factor...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 20 6:45 AM
Lee Dixon has praised new Arsenal signing Lucas Torreira who he believes had a great impact after coming off the bench during the Chelsea FC defeat. The Uruguayan international came on at half-time for Granit Xhaka and made an instant impact in tightening up Arsenal’s midfield. Dixon was impresse...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 20 6:30 AM
Graeme Le Saux believes Chelsea FC are a better outfit than Arsenal because they have paid more for better players after their 3-2 win over Arsenal on Saturday. Arsenal’s activity in the transfer market has been subject to much derision in recent years, whilst Chelsea FC have continually made hig...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 20 6:15 AM
Paul Merson has backed Chelsea FC record signing Kepa to blossom into a top goalkeeper over time. The Blues made Kepa the most expensive goalkeeper in the world on the final day of the Premier League’s summer transfer window. Chelsea FC signed the 23-year-old in a £71.5m deal from La Liga side At...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 20 5:00 AM
Jorginho won’t be the outstanding signing that Chelsea FC are expecting, ESPN FC pundit Stewart Robson has claimed. The Italy international was initially linked with a move to Liverpool FC in the 2017-18 Premier League season. Jorginho was then touted as a potential target for defending Premier L...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 20 12:15 AM
Maurizio Sarri has expressed his happiness at Chelsea FC’s start to the season after a turbulent preseason. The Italian head coach took over from former boss Antonio Conte in July after the latter’s separation from Stamford Bridge was uncomfortably drawn out. The World Cup and early transfer dead...
Sport Review - Mon Aug 20 12:00 AM
Unai Emery was pleased with his sides response to going 2-0 down in twenty minutes at Chelsea FC yesterday despite eventually losing 3-2. Emery has lost his first two games as Arsenal boss, which is the clubs worst start to a league season since 1992. However, they have faced two of the league’s...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 19 11:45 PM
Maurizio Sarri has shed light on the fitness of Eden Hazard and Mateo Kovacic after Chelsea FC’s 3-2 win over Arsenal on Saturday evening. Hazard came off the bench to provide the assist for Marcos Alonso’s late winner and Kovacic also played a key role as a substitute. Sarri suggested that despi...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 19 10:00 AM
Ian Wright has praised Chelsea FC’s willingness to spend a world record fee for Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga. The Blues were in the market to sign a new shot stopper in the summer transfer window to replace Real Madrid target Thibaut Courtois. The Belgium international finally com...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 19 9:15 AM
Paul Merson believes Chelsea FC are clearly in better shape than Arsenal to finish in the Premier League’s top four. The Blues were 3-0 winners against Huddersfield Town in their Premier League opener at John Smith’s Stadium last weekend. Jorginho, N’Golo Kante and Pedro Rodriguez got on the scor...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 19 7:45 AM
Eden Hazard has admitted that he is desperate to secure start his first Premier League game of the new season following Chelsea FC’s 3-2 win over Arsenal on Saturday evening. The Belgium international was afforded an extra break after the Chelsea FC number 10 captained the Red Devils to third pla...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 19 7:15 AM
Eden Hazard has hailed Maurizio Sarri as a great manager after Chelsea FC edged to a 3-2 win over Arsenal on Saturday evening. The Belgium international started the London derby on the bench after he was omitted from Sarri’s starting line up at Huddersfield Town last weekend. Chelsea FC were 3-0...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 19 6:00 AM
Chelsea FC will have a real shot at winning the Premier League title if Maurizio Sarri can keep his key players, Robbie Savage says. The Blues endured a difficult summer after Antonio Conte was belatedly dismissed following a fifth-placed finish in the Premier League. Chelsea FC appointed Maurizi...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 19 5:30 AM
Chris Sutton has praised Maurizio Sarri for a positive start to his Chelsea FC career. The Blues finished in fifth spot in the Premier League table last season to miss out on a Champions League spot. Chelsea FC sacked Antonio Conte following their disappointing end to the 2017-18 season. Conte di...
Sport Review - Sun Aug 19 5:20 AM
Chelsea FC held talks with Nabil Fekir this summer but the Blues ultimately decided against a move to sign the Lyon captain, according to a report in England. Website Goal is reporting that the FA Cup winners were in negotiations with Fekir over a potential move to Stamford Bridge following the a...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 18 11:45 PM
Alex Iwobi has admitted that Arsenal were unsure what to do after a poor start in Saturday evening’s 3-2 loss to Chelsea FC. The Gunners made the short trip across London looking to make amends for a comprehensive 2-0 loss to defending Premier League champions Manchester City on the opening weeke...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 18 7:24 PM
Gary Lineker reflected on crazy London derby clash at Stamford Bridge as Chelsea FC emerged with a 3-2 win over Arsenal thanks to Marcos Alonso’s winner. The new Chelsea FC boss opted to stick with the same starting XI that eased to a 3-0 victory over Huddersfield Town in their Premier League ope...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 18 7:22 PM
Mario Melchiot hailed Eden Hazard’s impact from the bench in Chelsea FC’s 3-2 win against Arsenal on Saturday evening. The Blues forward was named on the bench for the second successive season as Maurizio Sarri persisted with the same starting XI that won 3-0 at Huddersfield Town last weekend. Ch...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 18 10:52 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published twice a day during the who...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 18 9:15 AM
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has his sights set on winning the Premier League title in his first full season at Arsenal. The Gunners signed the Gabon international in a £57m deal from Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund in the January transfer window. The Arsenal striker scored 10 times in 14 games...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 18 8:00 AM
Mark Lawrenson has admitted that he is unsure whether he was right to tip Arsenal to finish in fourth place in the Premier League this season. The Gunners ended up in sixth spot in the top flight table last term to result in Arsene Wenger’s exit after 22 seasons in charge. Unai Emery was appointe...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 18 7:45 AM
Tim Sherwood has praised Chelsea FC’s recruitment of Mateo Kovacic and described the player as “world-class”. Kovacic moved to Stamford Bridge on a year’s loan on deadline day from Real Madrid as part of the deal that saw goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois go the other way. Despite his praise, Sherwood...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 18 7:15 AM
Unai Emery has been urged to drop Mesut Ozil from the Arsenal team for the trip to Chelsea FC, according to Stewart Robson. The Gunners star became the best paid player at the north London side after Ozil signed a new long-term deal back in February. The World Cup winner is thought to be a … Th...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 18 5:06 AM
Pat Nevin has tipped Arsenal and Chelsea FC to battle it out for fourth spot in the Premier League this season. Both London clubs have appointed new managers in the summer after finishing outside the top four last term. Unai Emery has taken over the reins from Arsene Wenger following the Frenchma...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 18 5:00 AM
Mark Lawrenson is backing Chelsea FC to ease to a comfortable 2-0 win over Arsenal in the Premier League on Saturday evening. The Blues lost 2-0 to defending Premier League champions Manchester City in the Community Shield at Wembley at the start of the campaign. Chelsea FC eased to a resounding...
Sport Review - Sat Aug 18 12:15 AM
Kevin Kilbane has claimed that Arsenal lacked the “togetherness” in Unai Emery’s first game as manager that Chelsea FC showed under new boss Mauricio Sarri. The Italian head coach took over from Antonio Conte at Chelsea this summer, whilst Emery replaced Arsène Wenger after his 22-year reign in N...