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Sport Review - Wed Dec 27 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 - Wed Dec 27 9:15 AM
Antonio Conte has challenged Chelsea left-back Marcos Alonso to continue his prolific run following the left-back’s goal in their 2-0 win over Brighton on Boxing Day. The defending Premier League champions returned to winning ways on Tuesday afternoon thanks to goals from Alonso and Alvaro Morata...
Sport Review - Wed Dec 27 8:45 AM
Antonio Conte believes Chelsea are lacking good fortune in the title race this season. The Blues returned to winning ways on Boxing Day with a comfortable 2-0 win against Brighton and Hove Albion at Stamford Bridge to move to within a point of second-placed Manchester United. The west London side...
Sport Review - Wed Dec 27 8:15 AM
Antonio Conte is hoping Chelsea can complete a deal to sign Virgil van Dijk ahead of Manchester City, according to reports. The Daily Telegraph is reporting that the defending Premier League champions are interested in signing the Netherlands international in the January transfer window to improv...
Sport Review - Wed Dec 27 7:15 AM
Antonio Conte has revealed that he is set to hold talks with Chelsea about his plans for the January transfer window. The west London side are bound to be linked with a host of players in the coming weeks and days as the January window draws nearer. It has been something of a mixed start … The...
Sport Review - Wed Dec 27 6:45 AM
Arsenal are set to go head to head with Chelsea in the battle to sign Leon Bailey from Bayer Leverkusen in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Express is claiming that the two London clubs are keen on landing the highly-rated 20-year-old winger in the...
Sport Review - Wed Dec 27 6:20 AM
Alvaro Morata was all smiles as he posed for a picture with Cesar Azpilicueta after having helped to fire Chelsea to a 2-0 victory over Brighton in the Premier League on Tuesday. After a goalless first half at Stamford Bridge, Morata fired the west London side into the lead moments after half-tim...
Sport Review - Wed Dec 27 6:10 AM
Jamie Redknapp has claimed that Chelsea are still struggling without Diego Costa. The Spain international scored 20 times to help Antonio Conte get his hands on the Premier League title in his first season in charge at Stamford Bridge. Costa won two Premier League crowns during a three-season sta...
Sport Review - Wed Dec 27 5:40 AM
Roy Hodgson has admitted that Wilfried Zaha could move to Chelsea or Tottenham Hotspur in the January transfer window. The Ivory Coast international has been linked with a potential mover to one of London’s biggest clubs in the last few weeks ahead of next month’s transfer window. Zaha has scored...
Sport Review - Wed Dec 27 4:58 AM
Antonio Conte is “desperate” to sign a striker as back-up to Alvaro Morata at Chelsea in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is claiming that the Italian manager is determined to try and bolster his squad in the mid-season transfer window as th...
Sport Review - Wed Dec 27 12:30 AM
Michael Duberry is convinced that Chelsea have what it takes to stop Lionel Messi and beat Barcelona in the last 16 of the Champions League in the new year. The Blues are set to take on the La Liga leaders over two legs in February after they were pitted against the Spanish giants in the … The...
Sport Review - Wed Dec 27 12:00 AM
Michael Duberry is convinced that Chelsea have what it takes to beat Barcelona over two legs in the Champions League last 16 next year. The west London side have been pitted against the La Liga leaders after Antonio Conte’s men were made to pay for finishing second in their group. Chelsea will ta...
Sport Review - Tue Dec 26 11:30 PM
Antonio Conte has insisted that he can “count” on Ethan Ampadu to perform in the first team for Chelsea following his impressive recent displays. The teenage defender has been earning rave reviews from Blues boss Conte in recent weeks after proving himself as ready to perform in the first team fo...
Sport Review - Tue Dec 26 5:48 PM
Antonio Conte lavished praise on Alvaro Morata after the Spanish striker helped to fire Chelsea to a 2-0 victory over Brighton in the Premier League on Boxing Day. The Spanish striker fired the home side into the lead in the 46th minute at Stamford Bridge as he continued his strong start to life...
Sport Review - Tue Dec 26 5:19 PM
David Luiz took to social media to give a nod of approval to Eden Hazard after the Belgian helped Chelsea return to winning ways in the Premier League on Boxing Day with victory over Brighton and Hove Albion at Stamford Bridge. Hazard played 73 minutes of the game as the Blues bounced back from t...
Sport Review - Tue Dec 26 10:48 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 Dec 26 10:15 AM
Garth Crooks has questioned why Antonio Conte’s future at Chelsea remains in doubt. The defending Premier League champions are 14 points behind current leaders Manchester City after 18 games. Conte’s future has been a source of transfer speculation amid talk of the Italian sealing a return to Ser...
Sport Review - Tue Dec 26 9:15 AM
Charlie Nicholas has played down the chances of Chelsea signing Ross Barkley in the January transfer window. The England international was heavily linked with a move to the defending Premier League champions in the summer. Barkley passed a medical at the west London club in August but had a chang...
Sport Review - Tue Dec 26 8:15 AM
Andy Townsend has poured cold water on talk of Chelsea signing Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha. The defending Premier League champions have been linked with a surprise move to sign the Ivorian midfielder. Chelsea, though, will face competition from London rivals Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur...
Sport Review - Tue Dec 26 7:15 AM
N’Golo Kante doesn’t get enough goals for Chelsea, according to Graeme Souness. The French midfielder is widely regarded as one of the best players in his position and he was in sensational form for Chelsea last season as he helped the Blues win the title under Antonio Conte. Indeed, Kante was vo...
Sport Review - Tue Dec 26 6:45 AM
Graeme Souness has told Eden Hazard that he will have to step his game up at Chelsea if he wants to be considered as one of the best players in the world. The Belgian playmaker is widely regarded as one of the Premier League’s finest attacking talents and he has been earning plenty of praise … ...
Sport Review - Tue Dec 26 5:10 AM
Ray Wilkins admits he is concerned about Chelsea signing Alvaro Morata ahead of the second half of the season. The Spain international completed a move to the defending Premier League champions in a £75m deal from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata has scored 10 times in 15 games i...
Sport Review - Tue Dec 26 4:50 AM
Willian and David Luiz sent a Christmas Day message to Chelsea fans from Cobham as Antonio Conte’s men reported for training on Monday. The west London side were put through their paces in their final training session ahead of their Premier League clash against Brighton and Hove Albion at Stamfor...
Sport Review - Tue Dec 26 4:30 AM
Michael Owen is tipping Chelsea to claim a comfortable victory over Brighton and Hove Albion at Stamford Bridge on Boxing Day. The Blues head into the game looking to get back to winning ways after the disappointment of their goalless draw with Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon. That...
Sport Review - Tue Dec 26 12:00 AM
Manchester United have joined Arsenal and Chelsea in the race to sign Thomas Lemar from Monaco in the January transfer window, according to reports. Yahoo! Sport, as quoted by the Daily Star, is reporting that Manchester United are now among the clubs wanting to sign Lemar in the new year. The sa...
Sport Review - Mon Dec 25 11:45 PM
Willian took to social media to give Chelsea fans a glimpse into his Christmas this year. The Chelsea attacker has been in good form for the Blues and has helped Antonio Conte’s men to stay in third place in the Premier League table so far this season. The Brazilian attacker has been struggling,...
Sport Review - Mon Dec 25 12:00 PM
Eden Hazard looked to be getting into the festive spirit on Christmas Day as he reported to Cobham for Chelsea training. The Belgian playmaker was due at the west London side’s training base as the Blues prepared for their Premier League clash against Brighton and Hove Albion at Stamford Bridge o...
Sport Review - Mon Dec 25 11:30 AM
Paul Merson believes that Chelsea are the team most likely to catch Manchester City in the title race this season. The Citizens have been the Premier League’s clear standout team this season, with Pep Guardiola’s men flying 13 points clear at the top of the table. Indeed, Manchester City have onl...
Sport Review - Mon Dec 25 11:00 AM
Chelsea want to recall Mason Mount from his loan spell at Vitesse Arnhem because he could be part of Antonio Conte’s first-team plans, according to reports in the British media. The Sun is reporting that the England Under-19 midfielder could be set to be recalled from his spell with the Dutch sid...
Sport Review - Mon Dec 25 10:30 AM
Dennis Wise has admitted that he was surprised that Antonio Conte did not call on Michy Batshuayi from the start in Chelsea’s goalless draw with Everton on Saturday. The Chelsea manager opted not to use the Belgian forward from the off, despite Alvaro Morata missing the game due to suspension. In...
Sport Review - Mon Dec 25 8:00 AM
Mark Lawrenson is backing Chelsea to create “plenty of chances” in a comfortable 2-0 win over Brighton and Hove Albion at Stamford Bridge on Boxing Day. Antonio Conte’s men will be desperate to make up for their frustrating outing at Goodison Park on Saturday after the defending champions were he...
Sport Review - Mon Dec 25 7:30 AM
Arsenal are now leading Manchester United and Chelsea in the race to sign Leon Bailey in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is claiming that the Gunners have moved ahead of their Premier League rivals as the race to sign the £30m-rated attacke...
Sport Review - Mon Dec 25 7:15 AM
Jamie Redknapp has admitted his surprise that Michy Batshuayi has not been given more of a chance to prove himself at Chelsea this season. Antonio Conte opted not to start the Belgian striker against Everton on Saturday despite first-choice striker Alvaro Morata being unavailable due to suspensio...
Sport Review - Mon Dec 25 6:45 AM
Diego Costa is the main difference between Chelsea’s performances this season and last term, according to Dennis Wise. The controversial striker was an influential figure in the Chelsea team last season as he helped to fire Antonio Conte’s men to the title in the Italian manager’s first season in...
Sport Review - Mon Dec 25 5:40 AM
Paul Merson is confident Chelsea will make light work of a weakened Brighton and Hove Albion side at Stamford Bridge on Boxing Day. The defending Premier League champions will be looking to make a swift return to winning ways following the disappointment of a 0-0 draw with Everton at Goodison Par...
Sport Review - Mon Dec 25 4:50 AM
Chelsea are ready to return with a fresh bid to sign Ross Barkley from Everton in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Star is claiming that the Blues are ready to make a fresh approach for the England midfielder when the transfer window reopens next w...
Sport Review - Mon Dec 25 4:40 AM
Manchester United have made contact with Chelsea about the possibility of signing Willian in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mail, as quoted by the Daily Express, is reporting that the Red Devils are keen to see whether Chelsea would be willing to...
Sport Review - Mon Dec 25 12:00 AM
Dennis Wise believes that Chelsea need to add another clinical goal-scorer to their squad in the January transfer window if they are to challenge for the title again. Antonio Conte’s men were held to a frustrating goalless draw by Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon as they fell furthe...
Sport Review - Sun Dec 24 11:00 AM
Antonio Conte has insisted that he thought it was the “best option” for Chelsea not to play Michy Batshuayi from the start in Saturday’s goalless draw with Everton. The Blues manager opted to start with a front three of Willian, Pedro Rodriguez and Eden Hazard on Merseyside despite Alvaro Morata...
Sport Review - Sun Dec 24 10:30 AM
Jamie Redknapp has urged Antonio Conte to splash the cash on signing a new striker for Chelsea in the January transfer window. The Blues were held to a frustrating goalless draw by Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon in the absence of the suspended Alvaro Morata. Conte opted not to sta...
Sport Review - Sun Dec 24 10:00 AM
Jamie Redknapp believes Michy Batshuayi will look to leave Chelsea in the January transfer window. The Belgium international has been second-choice since moving to the west London side in a £33m deal from Ligue 1 side Marseille in the 2016 summer transfer window. The 24-year-old found himself beh...
Sport Review - Sun Dec 24 9:00 AM
Andy Townsend has urged Ross Barley to view Danny Drinkwater’s struggles at Chelsea as a warning sign. The Everton midfielder was heavily linked with a move to the defending Premier League champions in the summer transfer window. Barkley passed a medical at the west London club before the attacki...
Sport Review - Sun Dec 24 8:30 AM
Pat Nevin has warned Antonio Conte that Chelsea will need to be fresh to beat Barcelona in the Champions League last 16. The Blues were pitted against the La Liga giants in the knockout stage after finishing behind Serie A giants AS Roma in their group. Chelsea are facing a daunting task overhaul...
Sport Review - Sun Dec 24 7:45 AM
Eden Hazard has admitted that he is looking forward to Chelsea’s crunch Champions League clash against Barcelona next year – but admits that it will be a stern test of the Blues’ European credentials. The west London side were pitted against the Spanish champions after the Blues were made to pay...
Sport Review - Sun Dec 24 7:15 AM
Eden Hazard has revealed that he is a huge admirer of Andreas Christensen at Chelsea and is tipping the Chelsea starlet to become one of the best defenders in the world. The young Denmark international has been earning plenty of praise for his performances for Chelsea under Antonio Conte this sea...
Sport Review - Sun Dec 24 7:00 AM
Eden Hazard has admitted that both Mohamed Salah and Kevin De Bruyne have been the Premier League’s standout players this season. The pair have both been in top form this term for their respective clubs, with De Bruyne having been one of the main driving forces behind Manchester Citys’s Premier L...
Sport Review - Sun Dec 24 6:45 AM
Andreas Christensen has insisted that he is already relishing Chelsea’s crunch Champions League showdown against Barcelona in the new year. The Blues were pitted against the Spanish champions after the draw for the last 16 of Europe’s elite club competition was made earlier this month. Christense...
Sport Review - Sun Dec 24 6:25 AM
Paul Scholes believes that Chelsea star N’Golo Kante is the “perfect” modern midfielder in the Premier League. The France international earned huge amounts of praise for his strong performances for the west London club last season as he helped Antonio Conte’s men to lift the Premier League trophy...
Sport Review - Sun Dec 24 5:50 AM
Ray Wilkins has warned that Chelsea need to sign a striker in the January transfer window. The Blues have been using Eden Hazard in a lone role up front in their last two Premier League games in the absence of Alvaro Morata. Chelsea signed the Spanish forward in a £58m deal from La Liga champions...
Sport Review - Sun Dec 24 5:20 AM
Chelsea need to sign a centre-forward and a goal-scoring midfielder in the January transfer window, according to Dennis Wise. The defending Premier League champions were held to a goalless draw with Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon. Chelsea were unable to unlock the Toffees stubborn...
Sport Review - Sun Dec 24 4:30 AM
Cesc Fabregas has taken to social media to pay tribute to Tomas Rosicky after the former Arsenal star announced his retirement from playing football last week. The 37-year-old announced that he would be hanging up his boots last week after admitting that his body was no longer up to the challenge...
Sport Review - Sun Dec 24 12:15 AM
Eden Hazard says he wants to see Kevin De Bruyne win the league with Manchester City this season if Chelsea are not able to defend their top-flight title. The Citizens have been the Premier League’s top performing team this season, with Pep Guardiola’s men flying high at the top of the table afte...
Sport Review - Sat Dec 23 2:58 PM
Dennis Wise has admitted his frustration that Michy Batshuayi was not given more of a chance to affect the game in Chelsea’s goalless draw at Everton on Saturday afternoon. With Alvaro Morata suspended, Antonio Conte opted not to start Batshuayi and instead only brought him on for the final 19 mi...
Sport Review - Sat Dec 23 10:00 AM
Ray Wilkins has admitted that he hasn’t been impressed with Chelsea summer signing Tiemoue Bakayoko. The defending Premier League champions signed Bakayoko in a £40m deal from Ligue 1 title holders AS Monaco in the summer. Bakayoko was a key part of the Monaco team that beat Paris Saint-Germain t...
Sport Review - Sat Dec 23 9:45 AM
Ethan Ampadu has admitted that Cesar Azpilicueta has been leading by example at Chelsea for him this season. The 17-year-old defender has been earning rave reviews for his performances for Chelsea so far this season after having joined the west London side from Exeter City in the summer transfer...
Sport Review - Sat Dec 23 8:30 AM
Paul Merson has defended Chelsea’s decision to allow Mohamed Salah to leave Stamford Bridge in 2014. The Egypt international has been one of the Premier League’s best players in the 2017-18 season so far following his summer move to Liverpool FC from AS Roma. Salah scored 14 times in 18 games in...
Sport Review - Sat Dec 23 7:45 AM
Antonio Conte has told Chelsea fans that he will try to add some depth to his squad in the January transfer window. The Blues are likely to be linked with a host of players as the January window draws ever nearer and allow the Chelsea boss the option to bolster his squad for the second … The po...
Sport Review - Sat Dec 23 7:15 AM
Antonio Conte is keen on bringing in a versatile forward player for Chelsea in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Independent is reporting that the Chelsea manager is out to try and strengthen his attacking line in the mid-season transfer window as the Blu...
Sport Review - Sat Dec 23 6:25 AM
Mark Lawrenson is backing Chelsea to seal a 2-0 win over Everton in Saturday’s crunch Premier League clash at Goodison Park. The Blues head into the game fresh from having secured their place in the semi-finals of the League Cup with a 2-1 win over Bournemouth. Antonio Conte will be looking for h...
Sport Review - Sat Dec 23 6:15 AM
Roy Hodgson has welcomed speculation linking Arsenal and Chelsea with a move to sign Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha. The Ivory Coast international has been in superb form in the Premier League this season following a return of four goals in 12 appearances in the Premier League this term. Zah...
Sport Review - Sat Dec 23 6:00 AM
Antonio Conte has dismissed the transfer speculation surrounding Chelsea duo Eden Hazard and David Luiz ahead of the January transfer window. According to reports earlier this week, Manchester United are interested in securing a deal to bring the Belgium international in a mega deal from the defe...
Sport Review - Sat Dec 23 4:30 AM
Chelsea are set to offer Thibaut Courtois a new contract worth more than £200, 000 a week to make him the highest-paid goalkeeper in the world, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Telegraph is reporting that the Blues are keen to tie the shot-stopper down to a new deal and are se...
Sport Review - Sat Dec 23 12:30 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted that his Chelsea team will have to be at their best if they want to beat Arsenal in the League Cup semi-finals. The Blues were pitted against their close London rivals after they secured their place in the last four thanks to their 2-1 win over Bournemouth on Wednesday...
Sport Review - Sat Dec 23 12:00 AM
Antonio Conte has challenged his Chelsea players to win their last game before Christmas by beating Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday lunchtime. The Blues are currently gearing up for the Premier League clash after having booked their place in the semi-finals of the League Cup with a 2-1 win o...
Sport Review - Fri Dec 22 11:30 PM
Antonio Conte has insisted that he will try and add to his Chelsea squad in the January transfer window if possible. The Blues are bound to be linked with a host of players in the coming days and weeks as the mid-season window draws ever nearer. Chelsea were one of the busiest Premier League club...
Sport Review - Fri Dec 22 9:45 AM
Playing alongside Paul Pogba has helped Nemanja Matic to add more creativity to his game at Manchester United, according to Ray Wilkins. Matic has been settling well into life at Old Trafford after signing for the Red Devils from Chelsea in the summer transfer window. The Serbia international has...
Sport Review - Fri Dec 22 8:45 AM
Paul Merson is backing Chelsea to ease to a resounding 3-0 win against Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon. The defending Premier League champions have won their last two top-flight fixtures thanks to victories over Huddersfield Town and Southampton. The Blues booked their place in the...
Sport Review - Fri Dec 22 8:01 AM
Ray Wilkins has suggested that Chelsea would be wise to cash-in on David Luiz in the January transfer window. The Brazilian’s future has been a source of speculation in recent weeks after he appeared to dramatically fall down the pecking order at Stamford Bridge under Antonio Conte. There have be...
Sport Review - Fri Dec 22 7:15 AM
Ray Wilkins has lavished praise on Andreas Christensen following his impressive form for Chelsea so far this season. The Danish defender has been earning plenty of positive reviews for his performances for the west London side after he returned to the club last summer following a two-season loan...
Sport Review - Fri Dec 22 6:45 AM
Chelsea look set to fail in their bid to sign Leon Bailey in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Evening Standard is reporting that a move for the Blues to land the 20-year-old Jamaica international is looking increasingly unlikely for the west London side....
Sport Review - Fri Dec 22 6:25 AM
Chelsea are keen to sign both Ross Barkley and Thomas Lemar in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Evening Standard is claiming that the Blues will make a fresh attempt to land Everton midfielder Barkley after having been linked with a move to land him in t...
Sport Review - Fri Dec 22 5:50 AM
Michael Owen is backing Chelsea to secure three points against Everton at Goodison Park in Saturday’s early kick-off. The defending Premier League champions have won their last two Premier League games against Huddersfield Town and Southampton following a shock 1-0 loss to West Ham United earlier...
Sport Review - Fri Dec 22 12:30 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted that he was absolutely delighted by Ethan Ampadu’s performance for Chelsea in their League Cup victory over Bournemouth on Wednesday night. The 17-year-old played the full 90 minutes as he helped Chelsea to book their place in the semi-finals of the competitions with a...
Sport Review - Fri Dec 22 12:00 AM
Antonio Conte was left to rue Alvaro Morata’s late booking during Chelsea’s League Cup win over Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday night. The 25-year-old ended up being the hero for Conte’s side as he game off the bench and netted a dramatic late winner for the Blues after Dan Gosling ha...
Sport Review - Thu Dec 21 11:30 PM
Antonio Conte has told Ethan Ampadu that he now has to stay “calm” after another solid performance for the Chelsea first team on Wednesday night. The 17-year-old played for the full 90 minutes as the west London side secured their place in the last four of the League Cup thanks to their 2-1 win o...
Sport Review - Thu Dec 21 10:30 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 Dec 21 10:15 AM
Ray Wilkins doesn’t believe Everton midfielder Ross Barkley would be a good fit for Chelsea. The England international has been linked with a potential move to Stamford Bridge ahead of the January transfer window. Barkley was on the brink of a move to the defending Premier League champions in the...
Sport Review - Thu Dec 21 9:30 AM
Antonio Conte has talked up the potential of Andreas Christensen following his strong performances for Chelsea so far this season. The young Danish defender has been earning plenty of praise for his displays in the first team at Stamford Bridge after staking his claim for a regular spot with some...
Sport Review - Thu Dec 21 8:00 AM
Antonio Conte has challenged Belgian striker Michy Batshuayi to prove that he is better than Chelsea summer signing Alvaro Morata. The Belgium international is still acting as Chelsea’s second-choice striker in the 2017-18 season despite the departure of Diego Costa. Batshuayi scored five goals a...
Sport Review - Thu Dec 21 6:35 AM
Antonio Conte has insisted that he is not paying any attention to the speculation surrounding David Luiz’s future at Chelsea. The Brazilian defender has seemingly fallen out of favour at Stamford Bridge under Conte in recent weeks after a reported falling-out with the Chelsea boss. However, there...
Sport Review - Thu Dec 21 6:25 AM
Manchester United are ready to shell out £90m on signing Eden Hazard from Chelsea next year, according to reports in the British media. The Sun is reporting that Jose Mourinho has identified Hazard as the “missing piece” in his jigsaw at Old Trafford as he looks to complete his overhaul of his sq...
Sport Review - Thu Dec 21 6:10 AM
John Terry believes Chelsea shouldn’t pay more than £55m for Virgil van Dijk in the January transfer window. The defending Premier League champions have been linked with a potential move to sign the 26-year-old defender next month to improve their squad ahead of the second half of the 2017-18 sea...
Sport Review - Thu Dec 21 5:55 AM
Alvaro Morata lavished praise on Willy Caballero after the Chelsea duo helped Antonio Conte’s men secure a dramatic 2-1 win over Bournemouth in the League Cup quarter-final on Wednesday night. The Spain international came off the bench to replace Michy Batshuayi with 19 minutes to go in the Carab...
Sport Review - Thu Dec 21 5:50 AM
John Terry has named Andreas Christensen, Eden Hazard, Pedro and Willian as the future of Chelsea. The Blues have won the Premier League title in two of the past three seasons to dominate the English top flight under Jose Mourinho and then Antonio Conte. Hazard scored 30 goals in Chelsea’s title-...
Sport Review - Thu Dec 21 5:30 AM
Antonio Conte insists he is happy with Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi but wants to see more improvement from the Belgian forward. The 24-year-old has struggled to break into the Blues team in the 2017-18 season so far after starting two games and making a further six appearances from the bench....
Sport Review - Thu Dec 21 5:05 AM
Willian earned the praise of Chelsea boss Antonio Conte after his fine display in the Blues’ 2-1 League Cup victory over Bournemouth on Wednesday night. The Brazilian attacker was restored to the starting line-up and set the Blues on their way to victory when he tapped home Cesc Fabregas’ cross a...
Sport Review - Thu Dec 21 4:40 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted that he has been “amazed” by Andreas Christensen’s performances in the Chelsea first team this season. The Danish defender has been holding down a regular starting spot in the first team at Stamford Bridge this season and has been keeping David Luiz out of the side. The...
Sport Review - Thu Dec 21 12:00 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted that he has been delighted by Ethan Ampadu’s work rate and dedication as he looks to fight for a place in the Chelsea first team. The 17-year-old midfielder has been made to wait for chances to prove himself in the first team at Stamford Bridge this season and he has on...