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Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 11:30 PM
Mark Lawrenson is backing Chelsea FC to bounce back to winning ways by beating Newcastle United in the fourth round of the FA Cup on Sunday afternoon. The Blues head into the game looking to respond after the disappointment of being knocked out of the League Cup at the semi-final stage at the han...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 10:45 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 every morning in the lead-...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 10:00 AM
Charlie Nicholas believes Pedro Rodriguez will get on the score sheet in a comfortable Chelsea FC win against Newcastle United in the FA Cup fourth round on Sunday. The defending Premier League champions will be looking to bounce back from their League Cup disappointment on Wednesday night follow...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 9:46 AM
Dennis Wise accused Michy Batshuayi of “not doing anything” when he came on as a substitute in Chelsea FC’s 2-1 loss to Arsenal in the League Cup semi-finals on Wednesday night. The Belgian striker has had his fair share of criticism this season after failing to hold down a regular spot in the fi...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 8:30 AM
Thierry Henry has described Chelsea FC winger Pedro Rodriguez as a “workaholic”. The 30-year-old has established himself as a key player under Antonio Conte despite being signed under the Italian’s predecessor Jose Mourinho. Pedro teed up Eden Hazard to break the deadlock in Chelsea’s 2-1 loss to...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 7:30 AM
Antonio Conte has revealed that he is hoping that Willian’s injury is not too serious after the Brazilian was forced off in the first half of Chelsea FC’s League Cup semi-final loss to Arsenal on Wednesday night. The Brazilian attacker, who has been in good form for the west London side in recent...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 7:00 AM
Chelsea FC have agreed a £44m double deal to sign Edin Dzeko and Emerson Palmieri from Roma and hope to conclude the transfer before next week’s deadline, according to reports in the British media. The Guardian is reporting that the Blues have had a bid of £44m plus add-ons of £13.2m accepted by...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 6:35 AM
Antonio Conte remained coy when quizzed about Chelsea FC’s reported interest in signing Edin Dzeko from Roma this month. The Blues have been heavily linked with a move to sign the Bosnian striker as Conte looks to try and bolster his attacking options at Stamford Bridge. Much has been made of the...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 6:00 AM
Chelsea FC are poised to cough up a £50m transfer fee to sign AS Roma pair Edin Dzeko and Emerson Palmieri, according to Sky Sports News reporter Dharmesh Sheth. The defending Premier League champions have made no secret of their desire to sign a target man in the January transfer window after be...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 5:20 AM
Jamie Redknapp has talked up Chelsea forward Pedro Rodriguez as a proven “match-winner”. The defending Premier League champions suffered a 2-1 loss to Arsenal in the first leg of the League Cup semi-final at The Emirates on Wednesday night. Pedro provided an assist for Eden Hazard’s opening goal...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 5:10 AM
Michael Owen is backing Chelsea to beat Newcastle United in a low-scoring FA Cup fourth round clash at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. The defending Premier League champions will be looking to bounce back from the disappointment of their League Cup exit on Wednesday night. Arsenal came from behind to...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 5:00 AM
Chelsea are still negotiating a deal with AS Roma striker Edin Dzeko, reporter Dharmesh Sheth says. The Bosnia international has been linked with a potential move to the defending Premier League champions over the past week or so. Dzeko is a more plausible target given his four and a half season...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 4:30 AM
Antonio Conte has warned Ross Barkley that he will have to “work a lot” after the midfielder made his debut for Chelsea FC in the 2-1 loss to Arsenal in the League Cup on Wednesday night. The midfielder has been getting used to life at Stamford Bridge after signing for the Blues from Everton at ...
Sport Review - Fri Jan 26 12:34 AM
Dennis Wise has urged Chelsea FC to do what they can to bring in a new striker in the January transfer window. The west London side have been linked with a host of players over the last few weeks as Antonio Conte looks to strengthen his side at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea FC have secured the … The...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 11:45 PM
Dennis Wise believes that Willian’s absence contributed to Chelsea FC’s defeat by Arsenal in the League Cup semi-finals on Wednesday night. The 29-year-old Brazilian was forced off in the 30th minute of the second leg clash at The Emirates and was replaced by Ross Barkley in north London. Willian...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 11:30 PM
Thierry Henry lavished yet more praise on Nacho Monreal after the Spaniard’s impressive performance in Arsenal’s 2-1 win over Chelsea in the semi-finals of the League Cup on Wednesday night. The Gunners came from a goal down to book their place in the final of the cup competition and they will ta...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 10:45 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 every morning in the lead-...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 9:00 AM
Manchester United are ready to rival Chelsea FC for the signature of Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal, according to reports. The Sun is claiming that the Red Devils are interested in signing the Chile international to improve their midfield options ahead of Michael Carrick’s retirement at th...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 8:45 AM
Pat Nevin has given his backing to Chelsea FC’s pursuit of AS Roma striker Edin Dzeko. The Bosnian striker has emerged as Chelsea FC’s top target to bolster their attacking options in the January transfer window. Chelsea have relied heavily upon £58m summer signing Alvaro Morata in the 2017-18 se...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 8:30 AM
Willian has equated Arsenal selling Alexis Sanchez to Chelsea losing Eden Hazard in the transfer market. The Chile international completed a move to Manchester United in a swap deal that saw Henrikh Mkhitaryan seal a switch to Arsenal earlier this week. Sanchez was Arsenal’s top goal-scorer in th...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 5:40 AM
Chelsea remain in advanced negotiations to sign Edin Dzeko from AS Roma, according to reports in England. The Evening Standard is reporting that the defending Premier League champions have shown an interest in signing the 31-year-old striker this month. The same story goes on to claim that Chelse...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 5:00 AM
Pat Nevin believes Edin Dzeko would provide Alvaro Morata with stiff competition for a Chelsea FC first-team spot if the AS Roma striker completes a transfer to Stamford Bridge. The Bosnian forward is thought to be closing in on a potential move to the defending Premier League champions in the Ja...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 4:30 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted his concern about Alvaro Morata’s latest injury problem with Chelsea FC. The Spanish striker sat out Chelsea FC’s League Cup semi-final second-leg clash with Arsenal at The Emirates on Wednesday night due to a back injury, and Conte has admitted that he is not sure how...
Sport Review - Thu Jan 25 12:15 AM
Antonio Conte has insisted that Chelsea FC were “never” in the race to sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal this month. The 29-year-old’s transfer to Manchester United from the Gunners was finally confirmed on Monday after months of relentless speculation about his future at The Emirates. Sanchez has...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 11:15 PM
Henrikh Mkhitaryan made his first appearance as an Arsenal player at The Emirates on Wednesday night as the Gunners booked their place in the League Cup final. The Armenia international completed a move to Arsenal earlier this week after Alexis Sanchez sealed a switch to Manchester United as part...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 10:12 PM
Thierry Henry lavished praise on Nacho Monreal following his sparkling performance for Arsenal in their 2-1 League Cup semi-final win over Chelsea at The Emirates on Wednesday night. The Spanish defender was in fine form for the Gunners as they secured victory to book their place in the League Cu...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 10:02 PM
Jamie Redknapp praised Nacho Monreal’s desire in the lead up to Arsenal’s opening goal following Wednesday night’s 2-1 win against Chelsea in the League Cup semi-final. The Spanish defender has been Arsenal’s most consistent defender in an otherwise disappointing season for Arsene Wenger’s back f...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 10:45 AM
Cesc Fabregas has taken to social media to reveal that he has been training at Chelsea FC’s Cobham base this week despite currently being sidelined with an injury. The Spanish midfielder will definitely miss Chelsea FC’s League Cup semi-final second leg clash against Arsenal at The Emirates on We...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 10:30 AM
Antonio Conte believes that his Chelsea FC side have a 50-50 chance of beating Arsenal to reach the League Cup final on Wednesday night. The north London side are preparing to welcome Conte’s men to The Emirates for the return leg of their semi-final clash after the two sides played out a goalles...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 9:45 AM
Eden Hazard has insisted that he is happy at Chelsea FC and played down some recent comments from his father. The Belgian playmaker is widely regarded as one of the Premier League’s top attacking talent and he has earned plenty of praise since his move to Chelsea FC from Lille back in 2012. Hazar...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 9:30 AM
Antonio Conte has confirmed that both Alvaro Morata and Cesc Fabregas will miss Chelsea FC’s League Cup clash with Arsenal on Wednesday night due to injury. Both players sat out Saturday’s 4-0 win over Brighton in the Premier League and they will not be available for the return leg of Chelsea FC’...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 8:30 AM
Chelsea FC will complete a deal to sign AS Roma striker Edin Dzeko in a “matter of hours”, according to Italian reporter Tancredi Palmeri. The Blues have been heavily linked with a move to sign the former Manchester City forward over the past week or so. The defending Premier League champions hav...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 8:00 AM
Chelsea FC are edging closer to sealing a double deal to sign AS Roma pair Edin Dzeko and Emerson Palmieri, according to reports. Sky Sports is reporting that the defending Premier League champions will have to pay in excess of £45m to sign the Bosnian striker and Brazilian-born defender. The sam...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 6:45 AM
Chelsea FC have agreed a £50m double deal to sign Edin Dzeko and Emerson Palmieri from Roma this month, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is reporting that the Blues have agreed a fee with Serie A side Roma for the striker and the left-back as Antonio Conte moves quickly...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 6:40 AM
Eden Hazard has claimed that Willian’s goal in Chelsea FC’s 4-0 victory over Brighton on Saturday was one of the Blues’ best of the season. Hazard gave Chelsea FC an early lead during the game and Willian made it 2-0 soon after when he fired his shot into the top corner after some brilliant neat...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 5:30 AM
Antonio Conte has remained tightlipped when asked about Chelsea FC signing AS Roma duo Edin Dzeko and Emerson Palmieri. The defending Premier League champions have been linked with a move to sign a striker throughout the January transfer window but the Blues have been unable to get a deal over th...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 4:50 AM
Arsene Wenger is predicting an “open” game when Arsenal host Chelsea FC in the second leg of their League Cup semi-final clash on Wednesday night. The two London sides played out a goalless draw in the first leg at Stamford Bridge earlier this month to leave the tie finely poised ahead of the sec...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 4:40 AM
Emerson Palmieri has agreed a four-year deal to become Chelsea FC’s second signing of the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The London Evening Standard is reporting that the 23-year-old Brazilian has agreed personal terms on a move from Roma and he will earn arou...
Sport Review - Wed Jan 24 12:15 AM
Eden Hazard has warned Arsenal that Chelsea FC will head to The Emirates looking to claim victory and book their place in the League Cup final on Wednesday night. The Gunners are preparing to host their London rivals in front of their home fans as they look to try and reach the showpiece at Wembl...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 10:15 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 every morning in the lead-...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 10:00 AM
Garth Crooks has urged Antonio Conte to resist the temptation to start Eden Hazard in every Chelsea FC game. The Belgium international was back to his brilliant best at the weekend following the 27-year-old’s opener in Chelsea’s 4-0 win against Brighton and Hove Albion before he polished off a co...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 9:00 AM
Chelsea FC are closing in on a deals to sign Emerson Palmieri and Edin Dzeko from Serie A giants AS Roma, according to reports. The Daily Telegraph is reporting that Chelsea are still in negotiations with the Italian club to sign the left-back and the striker. The same article states that the Blu...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 8:30 AM
Garth Crooks has praised Victor Moses for “giving everything” to the Chelsea FC team despite the prospect of a World Cup next summer. The defending Premier League champions were 4-0 winners against promoted side Brighton and Hove Albion at the Amex Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The Chelsea wing-...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 7:30 AM
Antonio Conte has revealed his delight at Michy Batshuayi’s performance in Chelsea FC’s 4-0 win at Brighton on Saturday. The Belgian striker was handed just his third Premier League start of the season for the west London club on the South Coast as Conte’s men wrapped up an impressive victory. Ba...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 7:00 AM
Eden Hazard has suggested that Chelsea FC do not need to sign a new striker in the January transfer window. The Blues have been linked with a host of attacking players in recent days as Antonio Conte considers bolstering his front-line in the mid-season transfer window. The reports linking Chelse...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 6:35 AM
Chelsea FC have agreed a fee with Roma to sign Edin Dzeko in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Sun, as quoted by Metro, is reporting that the Blues have been in talks with the Italian side about signing the 31-year-old striker this month. The same report...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 6:10 AM
Chelsea FC have turned their attention to Burnley striker Ashley Barnes in their desperate search for a target man in the January transfer window, according to reports in England. Sky Sports is reporting that the defending Premier League champions are interested in signing the Burnley forward in...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 5:50 AM
Chelsea FC are looking at the possibility of signing AS Roma defender Emerson Palmieri to improve their full-back options, according to journalist Kaveh Solhekol. The Brazilian full-back returned from a serious knee problem in a 2-1 loss to Serie A rivals Torino on 20 December before the Christma...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 5:30 AM
Chelsea FC are on the brink of completing a deal to sign AS Roma striker Edin Dzeko in the January transfer window, according to reporter Kaveh Solhekol. The Bosnia and Herzegovina international has emerged as something as a surprise target for the defending Premier League champions this month. C...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 5:10 AM
Charlie Nicholas is backing Chelsea FC to book their place in the League Cup final thanks to a 3-2 win against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday night. The Gunners battled to a goalless draw with the defending Premier League champions in the first leg at Stamford Bridge to leave the ti...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 4:50 AM
Antonio Conte has revealed his delight at Andreas Christensen’s fine form for Chelsea FC this season and is backing the Dane to become one of the best defenders in the world. The centre-half has been a regular fixture in the first team under Conte this season after returning from a loan spell at...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 4:30 AM
Antonio Conte has hinted that Chelsea FC could allow Michy Batshuayi to leave Stamford Bridge on loan in the January transfer window if the Blues sign another striker. The Belgian’s future at Stamford Bridge has been a source of speculation due to his lack of playing time at the west London side...
Sport Review - Tue Jan 23 12:30 AM
Gary Neville has described the reports linking Chelsea FC with a move to sign Peter Crouch this month as “random”. The Blues are believed to be on the lookout for a new striker this month as Antonio Conte takes the opportunity to bolster his attacking options at Stamford Bridge ahead of the secon...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 11:45 PM
Gary Neville has admitted that he is not sure why Chelsea FC seem to be so desperately looking to sign a new striker this month. The Blues have been linked with a host of players in the January transfer window as Antonio Conte looks to bolster his squad in time for the second half of … The post...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 10:00 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 every morning in the lead-...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 9:30 AM
Victor Moses has heaped praise on Eden Hazard following his top display for Chelsea FC in their 4-0 victory over Brighton in the Premier League on Saturday. The Belgian playmaker was named as the man of the match as Antonio Conte’s men secured their first Premier League victory of 2018 to move up...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 8:45 AM
Chelsea FC are trying to sign Ashley Barnes from Burnley this month, according to reports in the British media. The Sun is reporting that the west London side are working to try and agree a fee with Burnley for the transfer of the 28-year-old striker, who has scored three goals in 23 Premier Leag...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 8:15 AM
Alan Smith has claimed that opponents are “scared to death” of Eden Hazard after his sparkling display for Chelsea FC in their 4-0 win at Brighton on Saturday. Hazard was back to his best on the south coast as he helped to inspire the west London side to the three points with a man of … The pos...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 7:45 AM
Antonio Conte has described Charly Musonda, Ethan Ampadu, and Dujon Sterling as the “future” of Chelsea FC. The trio were all named in the squad for Chelsea’s 4-0 victory over Brighton and Hove Albion in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon as Conte’s men picked up their first top-flight win...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 7:30 AM
Chelsea FC are closing in on a deal to sign Roma duo Edin Dzeko and Emerson Palmieri in a £44mm double deal, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mail is reporting that the Blues are pressing ahead with plans to sign the duo as Antonio Conte looks to further bolster his squad … ...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 7:00 AM
Chelsea FC are looking into the possibility of signing Islam Slimani on loan in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Times is claiming that the Blues are interested in signing the 29-year-old Algeria forward until the end of the season as Antonio Conte looks...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 6:35 AM
N’Golo Kante has expressed his happiness at seeing Chelsea FC secure a deal to sign Ross Barkley from Everton in the January transfer window. The 24-year-old midfielder became the west London side’s first signing of the January transfer window earlier this month when he signed a long-term contrac...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 5:55 AM
Cesc Fabregas has taken to social media to poke fun at Victor Moses after the Nigerian helped to fire Chelsea FC to a 4-0 victory over Brighton in the Premier League on Saturday. Moses scored Chelsea’s fourth goal on the south coast as he latched onto Charly Musonda’s pass and confidently finishe...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 12:30 AM
Antonio Conte has revealed that Danny Drinkwater has picked up an ankle injury and says he isn’t sure how long the Chelsea FC midfielder will be out of action for. The England midfielder was not included in the Chelsea squad for Saturday’s 4-0 victory at Brighton and Hove Albion in the Premier Le...
Sport Review - Mon Jan 22 12:00 AM
Rio Ferdinand has told Antonio Conte to turn to Tammy Abraham in Chelsea FC’s search for a new striker. The Blues have been linked with a host of attacking players in recent weeks as Conte considers bolstering his attacking options at Stamford Bridge in the mid-season window. Chelsea FC have alre...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 11:30 PM
Eden Hazard praised Willy Caballero for his performance in goal for Chelsea FC during their thumping 4-0 victory over Brighton in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon. Caballero was drafted into the starting line-up in the absence of the injured Thibaut Courtois and produced a solid display t...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 10:15 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 every morning in the lead-...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 10:00 AM
Alan Smith heaped praise on Victor Moses after he capped his fine display with a goal in Chelsea FC’s 4-0 thrashing of Brighton Saturday afternoon. Moses has been one of Chelsea’s top success stories at Stamford Bridge since Antonio Conte’s appointment at the west London club in the summer of 201...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 9:42 AM
Chelsea FC are willing to pay €50m to sign both Edin Dzeko and Emerson Palmieri from Roma this month, according to reporter Kaveh Solhekol. The Blues are believed to be on the lookout for further reinforcements this month despite having already secured the signing of Ross Barkley from Everton at...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 9:15 AM
Eden Hazard praised Michy Batshuayi for his performance in Chelsea FC’s dominant 4-0 victory over Brighton and Hove Albion in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon. The Belgian striker has come in for his fair share of criticism in recent weeks for failing to produce in front of goal when call...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 8:45 AM
Antonio Conte has said that he is expecting Andreas Christensen to be available for the second leg of Chelsea FC’s League Cup semi-final clash against Arsenal at The Emirates on Wednesday night. The defender was forced off in the second half of Chelsea’s 4-0 thrashing of Brighton in the Premier L...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 8:15 AM
Jamie Redknapp lavished praise on Eden Hazard following his sparkling man of the match performance in Chelsea’s 4-0 thrashing of Brighton in the Premier League on Saturday. The Belgian playmaker was at his imperious best as Chelsea returned to winning ways in the Premier League with a superb vict...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 7:45 AM
Chelsea FC are interested in signing Emerson Palmieri from Roma this month, according to reporter Bryan Swanson. The Blues are believed to be on the lookout for further reinforcements in the January transfer window as Antonio Conte looks to strengthen his squad at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea have al...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 7:15 AM
Chelsea FC were interested in a loan move to sign Andy Carroll this month but a switch now looks unlikely, according to reporter Bryan Swanson. The west London side are inevitably being linked with a host of players this month as Antonio Conte looks to try and strengthen his squad in the mid-seas...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 6:45 AM
Chelsea FC are prepared to pay up to £44m to secure the signing of Edin Dzeko from Roma this month, according to Sky Sports News reporter Bryan Swanson. The west London side have been linked with a host of players this month as Antonio Conte looks to strengthen his side ready for the second half...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 6:43 AM
Paul Merson has accused Michy Batshuayi of a “terrible” performance during Chelsea FC’s FA Cup clash with Norwich last week. The Belgian striker started up front for the Blues in the third-round replay at Stamford Bridge and scored his side’s opening goal in the second half with a cool finish. Ho...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 6:05 AM
Thierry Henry has credited Antonio Conte with getting the best out of Eden Hazard with his tactical decisions with Chelsea FC in recent weeks. The Belgian playmaker was back to his imperious best on Saturday as his man of the match performance helped to inspire Chelsea to a thumping 4-0 win over...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 5:20 AM
Antonio Conte has warned Eden Hazard that he must “forget” his impressive performance for Chelsea FC against Brighton on Saturday and now focus on the Blues’ crunch clash with Arsenal next week. The 27-year-old playmaker was back to his imperious best on Saturday afternoon as he helped to inspire...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 4:50 AM
Ross Barkley has revealed that he is “obsessed” with improving his form following his transfer from Everton to Chelsea FC this month. The England midfielder became the Blues’ first signing of the January transfer window earlier in the month when he signed a long-term contract with the west London...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 4:30 AM
Ross Barkley has admitted that the opportunity to play with the likes of Eden Hazard at Chelsea FC was too good to turn down. Barkley became Chelsea’s first signing of the January transfer window at the turn of the year when he signed a five-and-a-half year contract with the Blues after agreeing...
Sport Review - Sun Jan 21 12:15 AM
Paul Merson has urged Chelsea FC to go all out in trying to secure a deal to sign Edin Dzeko from Roma in the January transfer window. The Blues are inevitably being linked with a host of players this month as Conte considers bolstering his attacking options at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea FC have be...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 11:45 PM
Jamie Carragher has said that he wouldn’t be surprised to see Antonio Conte take over from Arsene Wenger as Arsenal manager. Wenger’s future is likely to be another source of intense debate at the end of the season, with the Frenchman’s contract set to expire in the summer of 2019. It remains to...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 11:30 PM
Antonio Conte remained coy when quizzed about the speculation linking Chelsea FC with a move to sign Peter Crouch in the January transfer window. The Blues have been linked with a host of attacking players in recent days as Conte considers bolstering his squad at Stamford Bridge in the mid-season...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 2:35 PM
Jamie Redknapp heaped praise on Willian for another fine performance from the Brazilian in Chelsea’s 4-0 victory over Brighton in the Premier League on Saturday lunchtime. The Brazilian attacker was restored to the starting line-up by Antonio Conte for the trip to the south coast and he did not d...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 2:22 PM
Thierry Henry lavished praise on Eden Hazard for his sparkling performance in Chelsea’s 4-0 Premier League victory over Brighton and Hove Albion on Saturday afternoon. Hazard, 27, was at his imperious best on the south coast as he helped to inspire Chelsea back to winning ways in the Premier Leag...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 10:15 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 every morning in the lead-...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 10:00 AM
Antonio Conte has remained coy when questioned about the reports linking Chelsea FC with a January transfer move to sign Edin Dzeko. The Blues have inevitably been linked with a move to sign a host of players this month as Conte considers bolstering his squad in the mid-season window. Chelsea FC...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 9:00 AM
Antonio Conte has hinted that Ross Barkley could be set to make his Chelsea FC debut when the Blues travel to Brighton on Saturday lunchtime. The Blues head into the game looking to get back to winning ways in the Premier League after the disappointment of their goalless draw with Leicester City...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 8:48 AM
Matt Le Tissier is backing Chelsea FC to miss out on a top-four finish given Alvaro Morata’s poor form. The Spanish striker has failed to score in their last five games in all competitions to leave Morata with a lack of confidence and form. Chelsea have succumbed to goalless stalemates in three o...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 8:05 AM
David Luiz has taken to social media to poke fun at Ross Barkley after the midfielder enjoyed a quick nap ahead of Chelsea FC’s trip to Brighton in the Premier League on Saturday. The 24-year-old midfielder has been getting used to life at Stamford Bridge after signing for the west London side fr...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 7:45 AM
Craig Bellamy has urged Chelsea to make a January signing to help get the best out of Eden Hazard in the second half of the season. The Belgian playmaker has shown signs of rediscovering his best form for the west London club this season after missing the first few games of the campaign due to …...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 7:15 AM
Chelsea FC are in talks with Roma about the possibility of signing Emerson Palmieri in the January transfer window, according to the Brazilian’s agent. The Blues have been linked with a move to sign the 23-year-old defender in recent days as Antonio Conte looks to further bolster his squad this m...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 6:45 AM
Chelsea FC have enquired about the possibility of signing Peter Crouch from Stoke City in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Telegraph is reporting that the west London side are considering a surprise move to try and land the experienced striker this...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 6:35 AM
Manchester United are leading the likes of Liverpool FC and Chelsea in the race to sign Jean-Michael Seri from Nice, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is reporting that Manchester United, Liverpool FC and Chelsea are all tracking the midfielder and that Manchester City c...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 6:25 AM
Chelsea FC are pondering making a big money double move to sign Roma duo Edin Dzeko and Emerson Palmieri this month, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Star is reporting that the west London club are interested in signing both the striker and the left-back as Antonio Conte eyes...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 6:15 AM
Chelsea FC should look to target Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy, Dennis Wise says. The defending Premier League champions are in the market to sign a goal-scorer in the January transfer window to improve Antonio Conte’s attacking options ahead of the return of the Champions League. The Blues...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 6:10 AM
Dennis Wise believes Chelsea FC need to sign a striker capable of stretching opposition defences in the January transfer window. The Blues are in the market to sign a new forward to provide cover for summer signing Alvaro Morata at Stamford Bridge. The £58m summer signing has struggled in front o...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 5:50 AM
Dennis Wise has warned Andy Carroll that he would struggle to fit in the Chelsea FC team. The Blues have been linked with a surprise move to sign the England international from West Ham United in the January transfer window. Chelsea are in the market to sign a back up striker to provide cover and...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 5:30 AM
Dennis Wise believes West Ham striker Andy Carroll isn’t the right fit for Chelsea FC. The England international has been named as a surprise target for the defending Premier League champions this month. The 29-year-old has experience of playing at a top club following his £35m move to Liverpool...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 5:15 AM
Chelsea FC do have a genuine interest in West Ham striker Andy Carroll, according to reporter Bryan Swanson. The defending Premier League champions are in the market to sign a proven striker in the January transfer window. The England international has emerged as a surprise target for the defendi...
Sport Review - Sat Jan 20 4:50 AM
Chelsea are exploring the possibility of signing Christian Benteke on loan from Crystal Palace until the end of the season, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mail is reporting that Benteke is a January transfer target for Chelsea as Antonio Conte’s search for a new striker cont...